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Whatever you're interested in, from engineering and industry to the social history of railways, our research and archive facilities are here to help.
If you're looking for more information about a particular area of railway history and engineering, Search Engine is the place for you.
You can drop in to browse our extensive library or peruse the latest railway magazines. If you're conducting more in-depth research, it's worth planning your visit ahead to get the most out of our resources. You'll find everything you need to know about visiting and accessing our archive collections below.