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'Christ Church and Coal Staith, Leeds', 1829.

Owen, T

'Christ Church and Coal Staith, Leeds', 1829.
3 1 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 23cm

Description

Engraving on steel by T Owen, after a drawing by Nathaniel Whittock (1791-1860). In the middle ground, an early steam locomotive hauling a train of coal wagons is standing on a viaduct next to the staithe, or coal depot. A couple are looking at the scene, while a group of children are playing in the foreground. The smoking chimneys of the city and the church of Christ Church can be seen in the background. Published by J T Hinton, London.

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