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Description

Wylam Dilly, a railway locomotive constructed by William Hedley, 1813, used to pull coal along the Wylam Wagonway to the river, near Newcastle upon Tyne

Museum reference

T.2002.38

Collection

Transport

Object name

Locomotive

Production information

Hedley, William, 1779 - 1843
Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England, EUROPE

Date

1813

Materials

Metal, Wood

Associations

Wylam, Northumberland, England, EUROPE

References

https://www.nms.ac.uk/explore-our-collections/stories/science-and-technology/wylam-dilly

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