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Description

Working model of the Rocket locomotive to a scale of 1 1/2 inches to 1 foot, sectioned to show working and internal arrangement, by Messrs Bassett Lowke Ltd, c. 1937

Museum reference

T.1937.59

Collection

Transport

Object name

Locomotive, Model

Production information

Bassett-Lowke Ltd, Model maker
Northampton, Northamptonshire, England, EUROPE

Date

c. 1937

Associations

Supplier of drawings for model: Science Museum
Depicted: Rocket (locomotive)
Designer and builder of original: Robert Stephenson & Company, Newcastle

References

https://www.nms.ac.uk/explore-our-collections/stories/science-and-technology/model-of-stephensons-rocket

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