No. 3440 City of Truro
A Practice & Performance Extra article in The RM August 2015 threw new light on the location where Charles Rous-Marten claimed to have recorded a quarter mile in 8.8secs (effectively 102.3mph) by City of Truro with the ‘Ocean Mails’ special. In essence, the platelayers that caused a brake application appeared to have been at Bradford-on-Avon…
Enter your e-mail address below and you will receive weekly rail news straight into your inbox…
You can unsubscribe at any time.