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Rail enthusiasts have been flocking to the National Railway Museum in York to see a once in a lifetime exhibition.
The world's fastest steam locomotive is on show for the first time alongside the five remaining locos in her class.
Watch the lunchtime report from Chris Kiddey below.
The Mallard takes pride of place in the National Railway Museum today. It's to mark the 75th anniversary of the engine setting the world steam record of 126mph in 1938.
Mallard is on display alongside five sister engines for the next fortnight. The exhibition of the six engines is being called The Great Gathering.
The Mallard, the world's fastest steam locomotive, will be reunited with her five surviving sister locomotives at a special ceremony today at the National Railway Museum.
It marks the 75th anniversary of the train's record-breaking run.
Mallard was one of 35 near-identical A4-class locomotives designed by renowned engineer Sir Nigel Gresley - the man behind the Flying Scotsman.
The six survivors include Dominion of Canada, which now sits next to Mallard at the National Railway Museum after it was shipped from Montreal last October and restored especially for the anniversary.
The Dwight D Eisenhower - another transatlantic expat - has also rolled back into York from America and been treated to a scrub-up for the occasion. Union of South Africa, the Sir Nigel Gresley and the Bittern have joined them around the museum's Great Hall turntable for The Great Gathering.
Bittern travelled from London Kings Cross under its own steam on Saturday after it was granted special permission to make a celebratory 90mph run up the East Coast Main Line to York - 15mph over the normal limit for steam trains. It reached a top speed of 92mph and arrived on time.
For no more than a couple of minutes on July 3rd, 1938, Mallard thundered along at speeds that have remained unmatched by any steam locomotive for three-quarters of a century. A handful of men in soot-stained overalls had pushed the roaring engine to 126mph, marking the pinnacle of steam power.
Despite its unique place in history, Mallard was one of 35 near-identical A4-class locomotives designed by renowned engineer Sir Nigel Gresley - the man behind the Flying Scotsman. Organisers say the anniversary celebration is a "a once-in-a-lifetime" event.
Dozens of journalists have turned up at the NRM to witness the historic event. They and pilgrims from all over the world including Canada, the US and Australia have gathered to celebrate Mallard's achievement and witness a sight never seen before, which fulfills the dreams of rail fans everywhere.