The London and North Eastern Railway (LNER) was the second-largest of the "Big Four" railway companies created by the Railways Act 1921 in Britain. It existed from 1 January 1923 until nationalisation on 1 January 1948, when it was divided into the new British Railways' Eastern Region, North Eastern Region and partially the Scottish Region.
Sir Ralph Wedgwood was the Chief Officer of the LNER for its first 16 years.
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... The LNER took over running of the Great Central Railway over the Great Central Main Line. ...
... The other NER stock, some of which dated back to 1903–04 was replaced on the North Tyneside lines by new articulated units built by Metropolitan Cammell ...
... At the grouping in 1923, the works passed to the London and North Eastern Railway ... The works was hit several times during the London Blitz and by a V2 rocket later in the war ...
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