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William Marshall (of Gravesend)

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William Marshall of Gravesend

1830s possibly built three locomotives for the London and Greenwich Railway, one of which was 2-2-2. All would appear to be of the Stephenson "Planet" type. However, one source[1] names the maker as William Marshall and Sons of Lea Brook, Tipton.

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. 'London's First Railway - The London & Greenwich' by R H G Thomas, Batsford 1972
  • British Steam Locomotive Builders by James W. Lowe. Published in 1975. ISBN 0-905100-816