Isle of Man Railway "Pender" Locomotive

Made:
1873 in Manchester
maker:
Beyer, Peacock and Company Limited

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Isle of Man Railway locomotive no. 3, named 'Pender', Order Number 2965 made by Beyer, Peacock & Co. Ltd, Gorton Works, Manchester, 1873.

This locomotive was one of the first batch made for the Isle of Man Railway by Beyer Peacock and Company. It was named after a director of the company Sir John Pender, who was a submarine communications cable pioneer and Conservative politician and later invested in the Isle of Man Railway

This example has been sectioned to reveal the internal workings.

Details

Category:
Locomotives and Rolling Stock
Object Number:
Y1980.12
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy) and cast iron
type:
steam locomotive
taxonomy:
  • vehicles and vehicle components
  • vehicle
  • locomotive