The path not taken.
- Oct 9, 2009
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The A4 “Pacifics” were the pinnacle of steam locomotive design, and the Mallard was the alpha of the pack.
I remember reading somewhere that back in the 1980s Mallard was one of two locomotives, the other being Flying Scotsman that were used in British Rail adverts. Both reputedly had identical content, but only the Flying Scotsman advert survives on YouTube...