Find out about the people who engineered Britain's railway.
Isambard Kingdom Brunel (1806–1859)
Isambard Kingdom Brunel is celebrated as an engineering genius. His daring schemes and record breaking structures are still a vital part of today’s railway infrastructure.
William Henry Barlow (1812–1902)
WH Barlow was a civil engineer known for his large scale engineering projects including the magnificent train shed roof at St Pancras station and the new Tay Bridge.