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In Fog And Falling Snow

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Written on June 8th, 2015

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In Fog And Falling Snow

   The York National Railway Museum Is pleased to be hosting an important play about George Hudson the King of Railway’s he was born just outside York. He had a vision  to put York firmly on the rail network between London and Edinburgh. His legacy still lives on but sadly later in his life his railway companies owed so much debt that he fell out of public favour. He fled to France where he was imprisoned. George Hudson died in 1871. It was his wish that his body be returned to York to be buried in a small Churchyard in Scrayingham. Thanks to The York Theatre Royal from the 26th June – 11th July 2015. The National Railway Museum will be […]


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