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Flying Scotsman returns to Shildon this weekend

The world’s most famous steam locomotive No. 60103 Flying Scotsman will once again grace Locomotion: The National Railway Museum at Shildon at it returns to the town for the museum’s Autumn Steam Gala, which takes place…

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