Book Description

The Cheddington to Aylesbury Railway Line. Original Rare Handbill / Leaflet for THE OPENING OF THE AYLESBURY RAILWAY announcing that the Directors propose to travel in Railway Carriages along the line to Cheddington with Dinner at The White Hart Inn , 3rd June 1839 This is a very nice original piece advertising the opening of the new Aylesbury Railway in 1839, The construction of which was under the general direction of Robert Stephenson, printed on a folding piece of paper, the printed side measures 23cm by 19cm approx. with a small blind stamp in the top left corner for an Aylesbury stationer, The piece was formerly part of The British Transport Commission Historical Relics section collection, which was sold off some time ago Item has some creasing wear else in good condition. An extremely scarce survival .
Author Directors of The Cheddington to Aylesbury Railway Line
Date 1839

Price: £145.00

Offered by Andrew Cox

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