portrait of richard monty when a guard on the stockton & darlington railway

Made:
1860-1870

Painting, oil, depicting man in red frock coat with dog, c1860, "Portrait of Richard Monty when a guard on the Stockton & Darlington Railway, commenced work as a telegraph messenger, 1856, age 14, wages 10d per day, he was the last passenger guard on the S&DR, born 1842, had 54 years service, retired 1909, died 1931 aged 89", 33" x 45", artist unknown

Details

Category:
Pictorial Collection (Railway)
Object Number:
1985-8861
type:
painting
credit:
British Rail, Clapham
status:
Permanent collection

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