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Original books of remembrance hand written by our founder traced to the NRM in York

23rd April 2018

Looking through our archives we found the original artwork and a list of the railwaymen who were sadly killed in the two conflicts. We contacted the National Railway Museum in York to see if they could shed any light on the books and if they were traceable and what a find! The museum …

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9th June 2017

In 1909 Charles Harrison founded a one-man signage painting business in the city of York. It was after his visit to the USA that Charles saw the potential of the new silk screen printing process and as a result, his business became the first within the North East of England to develop this …

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