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A trial journey on the first part of the underground railway in London. Wood engraving, 1862.
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Culture
English
Title
A trial journey on the first part of the underground railway in London. Wood engraving, 1862.
Work Type
Wood engravings.
Material
wood engraving ;
Measurements
image 17.2 x 21 cm
Description
1 print :
An experimental voyage made by shareholders on the first underground passenger railway in the world, in September 1862. The broad and narrow gauge tracks can be seen in the print. Passengers are raising their hats as the train enters Great Portland Street station
Trial-trip on the Metropolitan (Underground) Railway: The train passing the Portland-Road station.
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Source
Image and original data from Wellcome Collection
License
Use of this image is in accordance with the applicable Terms & Conditions
File Properties
File Name
V0040940.jpg
SSID
24886756

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