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Fleche d'Or, Golden Arrow, Paris

Title: Fleche d'Or, Golden Arrow, Paris


Creator: Wide World Photos


Date: ca. 1926


Place: Paris, France


Part Of: David Goodyear collection of foreign railroad photographs


Description: This photograph depicts the up ''Fleche d'Or, '' Golden Arrow, coming into the Paris Nord station not long after the service started. The train was number 78 for many years. The engine of the first series (a Breville Pacific) has not yet received smoke deflectors and still is running with an ''armistice'' tender. Source: Collyns, Adrian H. Northern Steam Vapeurs du Nord. DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University, 2003.


Physical Description: 1 photograph: black and white; 15 x 23 cm.


File: ag1983_0266_24_01_11r_fleche_sm_opt.jpg


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Taken circa 1926