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    Sale 5370

    Christie's Interiors

    11 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 739

    A FINE VICTORIAN SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY TRUNCHEON

    Price Realised  

    A FINE VICTORIAN SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY TRUNCHEON
    Inscribed 'S.E.R.' with ribbed handle
    17½ in. (44.5 cm.) long


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    Previously sold at the G.W. Railwayana Auctions 13.05.08 for 1,760.
    The South Eastern Railway was incorporated in 1836 to provide railway services between London and the channel ports of Dover and Folkestone. Due to various Acts of Parliament the railway had to meet up with the London and Brighton Railway at Redhill Junction.

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage