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Braithwaite and Ericsson: Queen Adelaide

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1830 Braithwaite and Ericsson built 2 engines: William the Fourth and Queen Adelaide for the opening of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway but the engines arrived too late to take part in the ceremony; they were inefficient and were not retained by the railway[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. The British Steam Railway Locomotive, Vol.1, by E. L. Ahrons