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'The City of Truro' Passing Hallen Beagle

© the artist's estate. Photo credit: Royal Institution of Cornwall

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The 'City of Truro' locomotive was built in 1903 and was reported to have exceeded 100mph in 1904. Here we see the locomotive passing Hallenbeagle, an engine house near Scorrier. The locomotive was withdrawn in 1931.

Royal Cornwall Museum


  • Date


  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    51 x 76 cm

  • Accession number

    TRURI : 1992.76

  • Acquisition method

    given in memory of Mrs K. M. Harrison, 1992

Royal Cornwall Museum

River Street, Truro, Cornwall TR1 2SJ England

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