Newspaper article recording the opening of the Wilts, Somerset and Weymouth Railway, 2 September 1848

 
Newspaper article recording the opening of the Wilts, Somerset and Weymouth Railway, 2 September 1848
4 0 c m
 
34cm
actual image size: 26cm x 32cm

Description

This historic cutting details an experimental trip from Thingley to Westbury. A Vulture engine driven by Daniel Gooch assisted by IK Brunel accompanied by directors and friends arrived at Melksham, Trowbridge and Westbury to great celebrations.

Image Details

Image Reference
 
55038
Collection Reference
 
Bath Weekly Chronicle Sept 7 1848
Original Width (mm)
 
80
Original Height (mm)
 
95
Collection Location
 
Bath Central Library

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