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First Locomotives in Russia

In 1836 Hackworth built a locomotive for the Russian Government, and dispatched it in the autumn of that year, which was the first ever run in that country. It was a ' double trunk  engine,of handsome appearance, built with firebox and smokebox, and containing 135 horizontal boiler tubes 1½ in. diameter.

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