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Maker's plate of Finnish type B1 locomotive
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No: 7174   Contributor: Peter Langsdale   Year: 2009   Manufacturer: Beyer-Peacock & Co Ltd   Country: Finland
Maker's plate of Finnish type B1 locomotive

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, no. 9, is the oldest locomotive in the Museum. It was in service until 1926 and is the survivor of two that were imported from England.
See also picture #7172 and picture #7173.
Picture added on 22 July 2009 at 07:36
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