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Paddle steamer and barges, 1858.

Paddle steamer and barges, 1858.
3 2 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 24cm


Chromolithograph of a river paddle steamer and five barges, transporting troops on an Indian river, under fire from soldiers positioned on bluffs overlooking the river. One of a pair of illustrations taken from John Bourne's 'System of India River Navigation' printed by Day and Sons.

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