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Brass, Steel and Fire: An Exhibition at the National Railway Museum


  • National Railway Museum York (map)

Meet the ordinary people who, fascinated by innovations like Rocket, transformed their kitchens into makeshift workshops and crafted extraordinary machines entirely from scratch. Discover their beautifully intricate homemade creations, including some of the oldest of their kind. Learn how their small-scale experiments pushed the boundaries of engineering, influencing the course of the Industrial Revolution.

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Open until April 2020