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3:59pm Monday 16th June 2008
The dawn of Tuesday, September 27, 1825, found thousands of people
heading on foot, horseback and by carriage to see the entrance of
a new era of transport: the railway.
4:06pm Monday 16th June 2008
It had taken Locomotion No 1 two hours to travel the nine miles
from Brusselton to Darlington on the opening morning of the Stockton
and Darlington Railway (S&DR).
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