chester & crewe railway ceremonial mallet

Made:
1838 in England
maker:
Unknown

Ceremonial Mallet, Chester & Crewe Railway, Wooden mallet with metal plaque engraved: "Chester & Crewe Railway". This mallet was used by Jn Uniack Esq. in laying the first stone. August 1838"

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Category:
Miscellanea & Curiosities
Object Number:
1986-8044
type:
ceremonial mallet
credit:
British Rail, Historical Relics
status:
Permanent collection

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