75th Anniversary Celebrations Of Mallard Breaking The World Speed Record For A Steam Locomotive

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A Canadian flag hangs over the nameplate of the locomotive Dominion... News PhotoCanada,England,Flag,Hanging,Horizontal,Human Interest,Locomotive,Nameplate,UKPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesYORK, ENGLAND - JULY 03: A Canadian flag hangs over the nameplate of the locomotive Dominion of Canada at the recommissioning of the engine at the National Railway Museum on July 3, 2013 in York, England. The National Railway Museum's 'Great Gathering' marks 75 years since the world's fastest steam locomotive, Mallard, made its world record breaking run in 1938, and reunites the locomotive with its five sister locomotives, the Sir Nigel Gresley, Dwight D Eisenhower, Union of South Africa, Bittern and the Dominion of Canada (Photo by Ian Forsyth/Getty Images)