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Press Release - Locomotive No.1 Celebrates 150 Years

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Talyllyn Railway Locomotive No.1 Talyllyn was the centre of attention on Wednesday 24 September when it celebrated 150 years to the day since it was completed at the Lowca works of Fletcher Jennings & Co.

Following the departure of the first public train of the day hauled by the line’s newest steam locomotive, No.7 Tom Rolt, No.1 was then joined by the railway’s other original locomotive No.2 Dolgoch.

Locomotive No.1 was built by Fletcher Jennings and Co.

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