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Slide set: British express trains (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1910)

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Slide 1**
East Coast Express, London to Edinburgh
Slide 2**
'Southern Belle' L.B. & S.C. Railway
Slide 3**
Bradford Express, Midland Railway
Slide 4**
'Cornish Riviera' G.W. Railway
Slide 5**
Norfolk Coast Express G.E. Railway
Slide 6**
'Sheffield Non-Stop' G.C. Railway
Slide 7**
'Boat Express' S.E. & C. Railway
Slide 8
'West Coast Express' L. & N.W. Railway
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
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drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

British express trains (London: W. Butcher & Sons, c.1911)

The slide titles are adapted from the reading; the slides themselves carried no titles.

5 slides known to exist in private collection

8 slides known to exist in private collection

2 slides known to exist in private collection

Subject keyword
Lucerna ID  3000155

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 14 May 2013

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