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Detail of the Craigievar Express
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Detail of the Craigievar Express

Photograph showing the boiler of the Craigievar Express, designed and made by Postie Lawson. Shown on display at the British Museum. See also images 1000 and 1001.
Picture added on 14 April 2009
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Postie Lawson
There are times when it would have helped to have three hands to drive this amazing steamer.. How it made it from London to Brighton in the day in the early seventies, now seemes little short of a miracle.. Left hyde park at 8.00 and arrived at the sea front at 16.00hrs in November!!
Added by Colin A Smith on 13 June 2012
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Postie Lawson

Postie Lawson at Whitehouse Post OfficeLord Sempill at Controls of Craigievar ExpressPostie Lawson at Whitehouse StationCountryside near to Craigievar MillGrave of Postie Lawson and his WifeDetail of the Craigievar ExpressCraigievar Express at the British MuseumCraigievar Express loaned to British MuseumCraigievar Express at Craigievar CastlePostie Lawson's Obituary