Puffing Billy

  • Description

    William Hedley's 0-4-0 "Puffing Billy" (5' gauge) built 1814 by Timothy Hackworth for the Wylam Colliery, near Newcastle-upon-Tyne at the Science Museum, South Kensington, 11/08. "Puffing Billy" worked until 1862 and is the world's oldest surviving steam locomotive.
  • Owner

    hugh llewelyn
  • Source

    Flickr (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Attribution-ShareAlike License
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/58433307@N08/6431755915/
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 years, 4 months ago
    Viewed: 955 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
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