Envelope of railway company crests and coats of arms

Envelope of railway company crests and coats of arms, clipped from letter heads, cards etc., collected by Percy L. Witty of the LMS. The majority are coloured. All the companies are pre-grouping companies, as follows: Barry Railway Co., cut from a card of 1904; Belfast & County Down Railway, 2 examples; Furness Railway; Great North of Scotland Railway, cut from a printed address to William Pickersgill; London & North Western Railway; London Tilbury & Southend Railway, embossed crest; Maryport & Carlisle Railway; Midland Railway, 2 examples, each slightly different; Midland & Great Northern Joint Railway; Port Talbot Railway & Docks Co.; South Eastern & Chatham Railway Companies managing committee

Details

Category:
Railway Heraldry
Object Number:
2004-8437
Materials:
card, paper
type:
crest (armorial device)
taxonomy:
  • commercial records and equipment
credit:
V. Knapton
status:
Permanent collection

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