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Rail Mail

Tuesday 3rd April

SOLD OUT this visit is now full.  

Join fellow Institution Members for a visit to Rail Mail (part of The Postal Museum).

Our fully guided visit will start at 11:00am and last approximately 2hours, which includes a 20-minute ride on part of the former Post Office Railway.

This once extensive 2ft gauge line, which ran for over six miles beneath the streets of Central London, has recently been opened to the public for the first time.

The museum is a 10minute walk from both Russell Square and Farringdon stations.

Members should meet outside the entrance at 15-20 Phoenix Place, London, WC1X 0DA.   

For assistance in planning your journey  in London, visit using postcode WC1X 0DA as the destination

This visit will compliment our guest speaker for March 2018, when Chris Taft (Head of Collections at the Post Office Museum) will be attending our meeting at 55 Broadway.

Following the visit, for members attending the April 2018 lecture at 55 Broadway on the Heritage Shunters Trust, members are invited to a social lunch at a local venue.


Tickets for the full ‘experience’ cost £14.50 per adult, or £13.00 for concessions.   Concessions are students or for those 60 and over. - ID maybe required.

Educational Free Pass

This is an educational visit, so those members with protected (safeguarded) travel facilities can apply for an educational free pass.  Please see: Free Pass for further information.

The free pass ticket should be from your home station to LONDON TERMINALS or if travel on Thameslink from you local station is possible, FARRINGDON

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