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Steam engine helps mark London Tube anniversary

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One of the oldest surviving trains to plied the London Underground during the 19th century has been pulled out of retirement. On Sunday the steam engine ß which was built in 1898 – helped mark the 150th anniversary of the mass transport system known as the ‘Tube’. Passengers joining the special journey along part of the original Metropolitan Line included London Mayor Boris Johnson.