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Glossary Results for Word "Rainhill Trials"

Rainhill Trials A competition held in 1829 to determine the best means of propulsion on the soon-to-be-completed Liverpool and Manchester RailwayExplain 'Liverpool & Manchester Railway (LMR)' . Famously won by George Stephenson’sExplain 'Stephenson, George (1781—1848)' locomotiveExplain 'Locomotive' “Rocket”.