Plaque, first passenger train drawn by a steam engine

Made:
1840

Brass plaque, engraved, 'From Shildon near this site, the Stockton & Darlington Railway Company, on the 27th September 1825, ran the first passenger train drawn by a steam engine'.

Details

Category:
Railway Infrastructure
Object Number:
1985-8516
type:
plaque
taxonomy:
credit:
BREL (Shildon)