Capitalising on the lure of speed and style to their passengers the London Midland and Scottish Railway and the London North Eastern Railway (LNER) began an epic duel for the speed crown in 1932.
What does LNER stand for?
LNER stands for London North Eastern Railway
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- Lecture Notes in Engineering and Computer Science (International Association of Engineers)
- Luoyang Northern Enterprises Group Co., Ltd. (motorcycle production; China)
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- Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems (book)
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A successor to Stephen's first novel, Smoke Gets in Your Eyes, The Murder of Crows continues the story of Inspector Charles Vignoles, of the London North Eastern Railway police, which allows further pyrotechnic and assorted swirling atmospheric train effects to deepen the ambience.
The London North Eastern Railway was reported to be asking pounds 250,000 as compensation for the removal of the High Level toll and it is on record that in 1914, the railway company collected pounds 22,000 from the tramway companies for their use of the bridge.
Foxcote Manor is of a Great Western Railway locomotive design, an important fact, as most of our doughty footplate crew are either ex-London Midland & Scottish or London North Eastern Railway and their equivalent British Railways regional successors.