A 1:43 scale model of a 1909 Metropolitan Railway Pullman coach "Galatea", made c1985.
Luxury commuting : In 1910 the Metropolitan Railway introduced two luxury Pullman cars named Mayflower and Galatea. The cars ran on some of its long-distance trains to Buckinghamshire.
First-class passengers were served drinks and light refreshments at their seats. The Pullman is the fourth coach of the electrically hauled express in the coloured postcard of 1910. The photograph shows businessmen travelling in