Featured 1 Mar 2018 Image
Railway Queen, Mabel Kitson, June 1928
In 1927 15 year old Mabel Kitson became the Railway Queen. She represented all of the railway companies in Britain. Her father worked for the GWR as a signalman.
Mabel went up and down the country visiting hospitals, factories and fundraising events. This image shows Mabel attending the Women's Guild Conference in Shrewsbury
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