Retro pic of the day
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Eventually the new part would merge and blend into the rest of the build until there was no way to tell it from the original, but the fact that it is new has been adequately recorded and in the event of any lingering doubt all a future museologist has to do is scratch a little of the Hammerite away to reveal green and prove that we observed good museum practice by properly distinguishing old from new - just so long as they put it back when they're done.
…and then please, please, please visit our shop by clicking on the button at the top of every page for a look at all the Bluebird Project goodies. Donations are always welcome too for which we’ll write and thank you personally. We rely heavily on the support of enthusiasts and promise that every penny raised goes straight back into the rebuild of this iconic example of British engineering for future generations to enjoy and be inspired by.
Thanks for your interest… The Bluebird Project team.