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Arrived at the Stockton and Darlington Railway in December 1830 and made its first regular journey on the opening of the line from Darlington to Middlesbrough on the 27th
1839 The boiler exploded when it was low in water but no one was injured.
It is claimed that the engine ran at 50 mph