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Published March 26, 2015 Updated July 27, 2022

Express 2nd Edition

Pepys “Express” card game 2nd edition c.1955.

1955 United Kingdom Castell Bros Pepys Railway Transport Card Games Add to Collection

This is the second edition of Pepys’ marvellous “Express” card game depicting, amongst other things, famous locomotives, carriages and rolling stock from different regions of post-War British Railways. The object of the game is to make up a complete train of any one region by collecting the necessary five cards and then using the signal cards to manoeuvre the train out of the station.

Pepys “Express” card game 2nd edition c.1955 Pepys “Express” card game 2nd edition c.1955 Pepys “Express” card game 2nd edition c.1955

Above: Pepys “Express” card game 2nd edition c.1955. 44 cards + rules booklet in box. The game has been re-published by Lagoon Games.

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