Enamel notice, North British Railway, Warning to trespassers

Enamel notice, North British Railway, Warning to trespassers. Edinburgh October 1894, white lettering on blue background, wooden frame

The text of this warning sign reads:

"North British Railway - Warning to Trespassers, Pursuant to the North British Railway Act 1894.

The North British Railway Company hereby give Notice to all persons not to trespass upon any of the Railways, Stations, Works, Lands, and Property belonging to or worked by the Company.

And Notice is hereby further given that any person who shall trespass upon any of the Railways of or worked by the North British Railway Company shall without having received any personal or other warning than this Notice, forfeit and pay by way of penalty any sum not exceeding Forty Shillings for every such offence. J Conacher, General Manager.

On display

National Railway Museum: Warehouse

If you are visiting to see this object, please contact us in advance to make sure that it will be on display.

Details

Category:
Railway Infrastructure
Object Number:
1983-7814
type:
notice
credit:
British Rail, Historical Relics

Cite this page

Rights

We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.


Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero


Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence

Using our data

Download

Download catalogue entry as json

Download manifest IIIF

Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.