Class: LNER A3 Pacific, originally LNER A1 Pacific
Designer: Sir Nigel Gresley
Builder: LNER Doncaster Works
Built: February 1923, rebuilt 1947
Retired: 14th January 1963
Restored: 1968, 1996 & 2016
Top Speed: 100 mph
Flying Scotsman is a famous engine and the last of Gordon's brothers. He holds the records for being the first engine to officially run at 100 mph in 1934 and having the longest non-stop run for a steam engine, which was 442 miles non-stop while on tour in Australia in 1989.