Printout from The Last Main Line:

Metropolitan Railway's electric locomotive No. 1

Metropolitan Railway's electric locomotive No. 1

L2601. Photographed around 1920, this is a fine view of the Metropolitan Railway's handsome 1906 electric locomotive No. 1. Weighing in at fifty tons and powered by four 200 hp motors, No. 1 was one of ten electric locos ordered from British Westinghouse in 1904. Note the illuminated roller-blind destination box, here showing Inner Circle.
qkwElectric Locomotive
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themesengineering achievements and industrial archaeology
subjectRailway Companies - Metropolitan Railway
railway facilities - railway shops & yards
railway locomotives - electric locomotives
railway locomotives - railway locomotive industry
vehicles - railway locomotives
Publisher
ContributorLondon's Transport Museum
Creatorattribution - Unknown
Datecreation - circa 1920
TypeDigital images - Scanned
Formatdimension.H - 102mm
dimension.W - 178mm
resolution - 300 dpi
IdentifierLondon's Transport Museum - 1998/ 62095
SourceLondon's Transport Museum
LanguageEN
Relationcopy of - Black and white print
Coverageperiod - circa 1920
Location.Current Repository - London's Transport Museum
RightsLondon's Transport Museum