Royal Saloon, London Midland & Scottish railway carriage no 799, 1941.
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This carriage was built at Wolverton for the London, Midland and Scottish Railway (LMS). This view shows the interior of Queen Elizabeth's (the Queen Mother) sleeping quarters. Although spacious, the accommodatiion is considerably les luxurious and the decor les opulent than on earlier Victorian and Edwardian royal trains.