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Motorman's key

Motorman's key

The commemorative sterling silver motorman’s key was presented to the then manager of the Metropolitan and inscribed Presented to A.C. Ellis Esq. by officers of the Metropolitan Rly Compy on the occasion of running the first passenger train by electricity between Baker St & Uxbridge, 1st January 1905; and The first passenger electric train on the Metropolitan Railway was driven by Mr Ellis with this key