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No.12 Sarah Siddons
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No: 16205   Contributor: Tich & Quackers   Year: 2013   Manufacturer: Metropolitan-Vickers   Country: England
No.12 Sarah Siddons

Metropolitan Electric Railway Locomotive No.12 'Sarah Siddons'. Built in 1923 for the Met Sarah Siddons was one of 20 such locos built to haul the 'Met main' services between Aldgate/Baker Street and initially Harrow and then Rickmansworth (where steam would take over for the journey beyond). Seen here at the Moorgate for the January 20th 150 year Pioneer specials.
Picture added on 21 January 2013 at 22:23
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Was lucky enough to get a couple of runs behind these locos before they were withdrawn.

Added by Paul Strathdee on 23 January 2013.
Built by Metropolitan-Vickers Ltd. at Barrow-in-Furness. Weight: 61.5 tons, Length: 39 ft 6 in. Maximum speed: 65 mph.

Added by Peter Langsdale on 13 April 2013.
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