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'Olive Mount', on the Liverpool & Manchester Railway', 1831.

Shaw, Isaac

'Olive Mount', on the Liverpool & Manchester Railway', 1831.
3 4 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 26cm


Engraving by Isaac Shaw showing a view of a locomotive pulling carriages through Olive Mount during the construction of the railway line between Liverpool and Manchester. The Liverpool & Manchester Railway was the world's first inter-city railway and was built under the supervision of chief engineer George Stephenson (1781-1848).

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