Sans Pareil locomotive, historical image

Sans Pareil locomotive, historical image

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Caption: Sans Pareil locomotive, historical image. This early steam locomotive was built in 1829 by the British engineer Timothy Hackworth (1786-1850). It's technology was somewhat antiquated when compared to George Stephenson's Rocket, with won the Rainhill Trials of that year. Image from Histoire de la locomotion terrestre, by Charles Dollfus and Edgar de Geoffroy, France, 1935

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