Trainumentary Trivia: Can you name the first locomotive to operate in North America?

According to “Erie Railroad – Its Beginnings  1851,” the first locomotive “ever to operate on this continent” was:

a. Gladys McMannis

b. The Best Friend of Pennsylvania

c. The Stourbridge Lion

d. Ravine Flyer

Find the correct answer below this photo of art depicting the old-time Greenville, PA train station, which presently hangs at Greenville Railroad Park. The featured B&W image of the first American train also can be viewed at the Greeville museum.

082015 greenville old trainstation art edited

c. The Stourbridge Lion

Click H E R E to read more of “Erie Railroad – Its Beginnings  1851”

both photos are c. 2015 by trainumentary.com

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