The next Institute of Railway Studies seminar will be held on the 17 November 2016. It will feature talks from the National Railway Museum’s (NRM) Senior Curator of Rail Transport and Technology, Anthony Coulls on the Fletcher Jennings locomotive industry at Lowca; NRM Research Fellow, Dr Oli Betts (York Transport Historians Member) will be looking at the culture of railway drawing office employees through the lens of GWR staff scrapbook, the Enginorum, which is held in the NRM archives and guest speaker, Richard Taylor, will be discussing the research behind his recent book on Edward Johnston and his typeface and roundel that became ubiquitous with London Underground.
To book please use this link to the NRM website.
York Transport Historians are hoping to run evening seminars in the Spring Term.
More details to follow.