Caption :- Salamanca, the World's first commercially successful steam locomotive, designed and built at The Round Foundry in 1812, by Matthew Murray using Blenkinsop's rack and pinion drive.
Media Reference :- Murray's_and_Blenkinsop's_rack_locomotive,_1812.jp
Key Words :- engineering locomotive foundry textiles machinery
Date Created :- 1829
No previous comments have been made for this entry
Help us improve this entry
The compilers welcome corrections or additional information on all sites.
Any information provided will be verified before appearing on the web site and this may take up to 4 weeks.