The Resource "Puffing Billy" and the Prize "Rocket;" or, The Story of the Stephensons and Our Railways

"Puffing Billy" and the Prize "Rocket;" or, The Story of the Stephensons and Our Railways

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"Puffing Billy" and the Prize "Rocket;" or, The Story of the Stephensons and Our Railways
Title
"Puffing Billy" and the Prize "Rocket;" or, The Story of the Stephensons and Our Railways
Creator
Subject
Summary
Puffing Billy and Rocket are two of the oldest locomotives. Puffy Billy, made in 1813, is still on display as the oldest train to run on adhesion. Rocket was built in 1829 by Robert Stephenson. It won a competition called the Rainhill Trials
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Knight, Helen Cross
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Technology & Engineering
  • Common-Core Aligned Materials on Great Human Endeavors
  • HistoryLab
  • Transportation
  • BiblioBoard Core
Label
"Puffing Billy" and the Prize "Rocket;" or, The Story of the Stephensons and Our Railways
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Publication
Control code
BIBLIOBOARD:2f491dd9-2195-482e-85b1-2d0422831e8f
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
"Puffing Billy" and the Prize "Rocket;" or, The Story of the Stephensons and Our Railways
Publication
Control code
BIBLIOBOARD:2f491dd9-2195-482e-85b1-2d0422831e8f
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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