Medal commemorating opening of new river channel S

Made:
1831
artist:
W A Brooks
and
Ottley

Medal commemorating opening of new river channel Stockton to Newport, Tees Navigation Co., 1831. Bronze; 51mm diameter, 3mm deep. Obverse: relief of ship; legend, Tees Navigation Compy incorporated by Act of Parlt 1808. New Channel opened 27 Septr 1810 Meliora speramus. Reverse: scene of ships along river; legend, In commemoration of the new channel to Newport on the 10 Feby 1831 ... artists, Otley; W.A. Brooks Del.

Details

Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
1985-564
Measurements:
diameter: 3 x 51 mm
type:
medal
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Eimer, C.