4468 "Mallard", York Station, 26th April 1987
World speed record holder for steam traction (126mph), LNER Gresley A4 4-6-2 No. 4468 "Mallard" backs down onto its train in the classic location at York station prior to hauling "The Scarborough Flyer". This was to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Friends of the National Railway Museum and due to massive demand this was the second run of the train on Sunday 26th April 1987, the first run the previous day. Slide No. 18171.