Topsy

Made:
1869
maker:
Ffestiniog Railway

First model of a narrow gauge locomotive. The trial of narrow gauge locomotives at the Ffestiniog Railway in 1869 attracted worldwide interest.

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National Railway Museum: Gallery: Brass

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Details

Category:
Temporary Exhibitions
Object Number:
L2019-679
Materials:
copper (alloy), metal (unknown) and wood (unidentified)
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Ffestiniog Railway Company

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