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  1. jamied says

    "Duddington" is Joseph Duddington.

    He set the world speed record for steam locomotives, driving The Mallard to 126mph on 3 July 1938.

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks - does anyone know where this was filmed?

  3. keel534 says

    Driver Duddington\'s home depot was \'Carr loco shed\' in Doncaster. Shots of \'Mallard\' and him look to be at that depot.

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