'The Driver of 1852', 26 May 1852.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Coloured engraving by J Harris after a painting by Henry Thomas Alken, showing an engine driver standing beside his locomotive while his fireman attends to the coal. This is one of a set of two prints published by Mesrs Fores, 41 Piccadilly, London. The accompanying print entitled 'The Driver of 1832' shows a stage-coach driver.