Lde - Pegasus

Lde - Pegasus

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Pegasus was an early, passenger train tender locomotive operated by the Leipzig-Dresden Railway or LDE. She was one of the first locomotives to be built in Germany. The PEGASUS was built in 1839, the first locomotive to be built by the S chsische Maschinenbau-Compagnie in Chemnitz. In 1842, after a long period of trials, she was bought by the Leipzig-Dresden Railway Compagnie for 6250 talers. The unusable locomotive COLUMBUS was used in part-payment. The design of the PEGASUS was based on the English locomotive STURM. In 1862/63 the engine was retired from the LDE.show more

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  • Paperback | 92 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 145g
  • CIV
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135796690
  • 9786135796698