'Railway Conveyances from Liverpool to Manchester', 1834.

'Railway Conveyances from Liverpool to Manchester', 1834.
3 9 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 31cm


Colour lithograph printed by Ackermann & Co, 96, Strand. Four trains are shown travelling on the Liverpool & Manchester Railway, which was opened in 1830 under the supervision of its chief engineer, George Stephenson (1781- 1848). The first locomotive shown is the 'Liverpool', hauling first clas carriages and a mail coach. The second is the 'Fury' hauling second clas carriages. The third is the 'North Star' hauling goods wagons and the fourth is the 'Jupiter', hauling carriages carrying livestock.

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