The 'Rocket' (Liverpool and Manchester Railway Train) crossing the Bridge over the River Irwell

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 121349

Category Paintings
Date circa 1830
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 635 x 762 mm (25 x 30 in)
Place of origin England
Collection Greenway, Devon
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, The 'Rocket' (Liverpool and Manchester Railway Train) crossing the Bridge over the River Irwell between Manchester and Salford, English School, circa 1840.The town is in the background and with figures in the foreground.

Provenance

Given by Mrs Rosalind Hicks, Anthony Hicks and Mathew Prichard, 2006

Marks and inscriptions

Verso: on strip of paper at bottom of back of frame: WATTS 5

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist

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Collection Greenway, Devon (10166)
Periods 19th century (165031)
Maker British (English) School (3723)
Subjects Greater Manchester (1)
Object Type Oil painting (10883)

Record Status

Enhanced

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