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'Gowan & Marx' locomotive model, right side

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"Gowan & Marx" locomotive model, right side
Smithsonian Institution, Negative #: 49672

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Model of “Gowan and Marx” locomotive
Catalog #: 320630, Accession #: 242186
Currently on loan
From the Smithsonian Collection

This is a model of a 4-4-0 freight locomotive built in 1839 for the Philadelphia and Reading Railroad by Eastwick and Harrison. It has Bury boiler, Eastwick reverse gear, and an equalizing lever.

Physical Description

Model. Color: green and yellow.

Scale: inch to 1 foot

Details
Date Made:
1839
Dates Used:
1839
Locations:
Pennsylvania
History
Original Model. Weight: 11 tons. Cylinder: 12-2/3" diameter X 16" stroke.
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Manufacturer
Eastwick and Harrison


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