Letter describing the opening of the Liverpool & Manchester Railway and the death of Sir William Huskisson MP after being run down by the "Rocket"

Made:
1830-09-21
maker:
Scoresby, William

Letter dated 21 September 1830 from William Scoresby to Mrs J Clark, describing the opening of the Liverpool & Manchester Railway and the death of Sir William Huskisson MP after being run down by the "Rocket". William Huskisson was the MP for Liverpool and a financial and trade figure.

Details

Extent:
1 document
Identifier:
HUSK
Subject:
Railways, Accidents (railways), Accidents, Stephenson's Rocket
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