Letter from John Hick, M.P., Bolton to F.P. Smith, Curator, South Kensington Museum

Made:
1859-1869
part of archive:
Hackworth Family Archive
maker:
Hackworth, John Wesley (b 1820 – d 1891)

Letter copied by John Wesley Hackworth. A ‘short history of the Sans Pareil’ locomotive; presents the Sans Pareil to South Kensington Museum [now the Science Museum, London] ‘I hope the old engine will now find a permanent resting place in the Kensington Museum, where her end will be peace, if not pieces’. Referenced in Robert Young, Timothy Hackworth and the Locomotive (London: Locomotive Publishing Company, 1923), p. 206.

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Extent:
1 item
Identifier:
HACK/3/3/1/3

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