The Postal Museum

Did you know?…

  • The Mail Rail postal railway network operated 21 metres below the streets of London
  • At its peak, Mail Rail ran for 6½ miles from Paddington to Whitechapel, carrying letters and facilitating communication across the capital
  • The Mail Rail was the world’s first driverless electric railway when it opened in 1927

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