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Finnish type B1 0-4-2ST no. 9, left side
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No: 7172   Contributor: Peter Langsdale   Year: 2009   Manufacturer: Beyer-Peacock & Co Ltd   Country: Finland
Finnish type B1 0-4-2ST no. 9, left side

Photographed in the Railway Museum at Hyvinkää, Finland, on 16 May 2009.
Built in 1868 by Beyer-Peacock at the Gorton Foundry in Manchester, this is the oldest locomotive in the Museum. It was in service until 1926 and is the survivor of two that were imported from England.
Length: 7.9 m, Weight: 26000 kg, Wheel diameter: 1250 mm, Maximum speed: 60 km/h.

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Picture added on 22 July 2009 at 07:34
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