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Slide set: The railway chase (story: York & Son, 8 slides, in/before 1893)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
In the bright red glare of the furnace fire
Slide 2
Here they shunted onto the down line
Slide 3
Hallo! he's going off on the down line
Slide 4
The pointsman shouted and waved the red lamp
Slide 5
Blacklock ran madly along the line
Slide 6
Give her chase -- give her chase!!
Slide 7
'I'll jump across,' said Blacklock suddenly
Slide 8
The shock was terrific
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1893-1914 (item ref. 610)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of Peter Feathers, 1901

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 80)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 1268)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1893)
Reading or song

David Macrae, ‘The railway chase’ in several compilations


8 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000923

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 11 May 2024

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