Ray Schofield

Details of talks given by Ray Schofield


Region:
London
Notice Period:
Short (maybe less than one month's notice)
Type:
Hobby
Biography:

Retired Chartered Engineer who currently undertakes some tour management for UK worldwide rail travel company. Widely travelled, much of which is independent, around the 5 continents of the world plus Aus and NZ. Visited parts that most others haven’t e.g., North Korea, Pakistan, Eritrea, Paraguay, Syria ....... Talks are generally associated with trains (mostly nostalgic steam) the railways themselves and associated historical aspects. Talks tailored to audience, whether knowledgeable on subject or not and using primarily own photo material and research from own comprehensive specialised library. A talk could be the development of railways in your own area, or another area c/w with anecdotes. It could be a certain part of the world e.g. Indian sub-continent, or All quiet on the Western Front, a short talk on the trench railways used by the 4 main protagonists in this war theatre.

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Listed talks

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Action & Articulation - the story of articulated steam locomotives
Ray Schofield Tagged: Trains | Steam Engines
London
Travel
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Fell & Funicular, Spirals & Switchbacks and Many More Means of Rail Ascendency
Ray Schofield Tagged: Trains | Steam Engines
London
Travel
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North of the bordr from the Tweed to Thurso
Ray Schofield Tagged: Trains | Steam Engines | Scotland
London
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The Great Northern Railway and King's Cross Station
Ray Schofield Tagged: Trains | Steam Engines | Travel
London
Travel
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the Great Central Railway - Rapid Travel in Luxury
Ray Schofield Tagged: Trains | Steam Engines | Midlands | Chilterns
London
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All quiet (or maybe not) on the Western Front
Ray Schofield Tagged: Trains | Steam Engines
London
Travel
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From Carlisle to Kittybrewster (that's Aberdeen)
Ray Schofield Tagged: Trains | Travel | Scotland
London
Travel
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North of the Border: From Canal to Craigellachie
Ray Schofield Tagged: Trains | Travel | Scotland
London
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GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY – ‘’rarely other than idiosyncratic’’
Ray Schofield Tagged: Trains | Travel | East Anglia
London