3 responses to “1949 Train Arrives in Blantyre

  1. Bobby – King and Queen visited by car and in 1942. Opening of David Livingstone was much earlier in 1929. This picture is confirmed by Railway enthusiasts as being 1949 with the actual locomotive named. I’ll see if i can find more.

  2. Are you sure the date is 1949, I notice what looks like girl guides or brownies, remember the King and Queen visited Blantyre, also the Duchess of York to open Livingstone Memorial, on these visits the local organizations were represented,

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