Object of the Month: June 2020

Hubert Cook: Railway Artist Wroughton-born Hubert Cook entered the GWR Chief Mechanical Engineers Department in 1916, at 15 years old. At 17 he began an apprenticeship as a Shaping Machine Operator, which was followed by a fruitful career in the GWR, for the next 21 years. During his time as a hard grafting machinist, Cook … Continue reading Object of the Month: June 2020