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Latitude: 51.276 / 51°16'33"N
Longitude: 1.0802 / 1°4'48"E
OS Eastings: 614934
OS Northings: 157485
OS Grid: TR149574
Mapcode National: GBR TY2.XM0
Mapcode Global: VHLGM.N6Y6
Plus Code: 9F3373GJ+93
Entry Name: The Invicta Engine Set on Plinth
Listing Date: 7 September 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1085043
English Heritage Legacy ID: 170582
Location: Canterbury, Kent, CT1
Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate
Built-Up Area: Canterbury
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
944 DANE JOHN
The 'Invicta' engine
set on plinth
TR 1457 SE 8/477
Designed and constructed by George Stephenson, this engine was entered as
No 12 - the Rocket being No 11. On May 3rd l830 it drew the first train
on the Canterbury and Whitstable Railway. The engine is set on standard
gauge lines on a cement plinth.
Listing NGR: TR1493457485
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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