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Trainspotting hobby 80 years older than thought

A new record of trainspotting has been discovered from 1861, 80 years earlier than the hobby was first thought to have begun.

The National Railway Museum found a reference to a 14 year old girl writing down the numbers of engines heading in and out of Paddington Station.

Colin Paterson reports.

  • 26 Aug 2014
  • From the section UK
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