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The Digh Ballast Train

$750.00
2ov19
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The Digh Ballast Train

 

Price: $750.00 USD

 

Description: The Digh Ballast Train. From an important group of albumenized salted paper prints of the East India Railway Company engineers and workers. Taken shortly after the Indian Mutiny of 1857. The East India Line opened to rail traffic in August 1854 when the first train steamed out of Howrah Station (Calcutta) destined for Hoogly 24 miles distant. Tonality: fair – good, some edge fading.

Reference#: 2ov19

Condition: Average

Year: c1860

Country: India

Maker: unknown

Height: 6.5 in. (16.51 cm)

Width: 7.5 in. (19.05 cm)

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Materials: Albumenized salted paper photograph in archival mat