The complete story of the world’s most famous steam locomotive, covering
every aspect from introduction, the LNER heyday, BR workhorse, the threat of
scrapping, the tours of Australia and North America and finally being saved for
the nation. There are 11 different films in total, ranging from the 1920s to
the present day.
THE FLYING SCOTSMAN 1929 · PRESERVING THE LEGEND 1963 & 1964
· TENDER MEMORIES 1968 · ON TOUR NORTH AMERICA 1968 - 1972 · COMING HOME · ON
TOUR AUSTRALIA 1988 · AUSTRALIA MOBIL FILM 1989 · THE INAUGURAL SCOTSMAN 1999
· ON TOUR EDINBURGH TO YORK 2000 · FLYING SCOTSMAN THE PEOPLE’S
ENGINE 2011 · A RAIL ROMANCE
A collection of authentic reproduction memorabilia: 1926 King’s Cross to
York ticket (Fare 23s 6d), 1930s LNER luggage labels, a 1950 music sheet of The
Flying Scotsman Piano Solo, 1962 menu card, 1963 "Save Our Scotsman"
poster, and five engineer’s technical drawings.
148-page hardback book
Packed with beautiful and rare photographs, James S. Baldwin tells the
full story of 4472 Flying Scotsman’s remarkable life. Official product
fully endorsed by the National Railway Museum.