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illuminated address by the amalgamated society of railway servants to the rowsley branch
Illuminated Address, presenting dispensation to accept members by the Amalgamated Society of Railway Servants to the Rowsley Branch, enrolled on 29 April 1894. Printed. 19 October 1910.
Illuminated address to T. E. Morland Esq.
Illuminated Address to T. E. Harland Esq. on his promotion to Superintendent of the Line, Taff Vale Railway. Hand drawn, printed by Western Mail Limited, Cardiff.
Address to William Smith on his retirement
Illuminated address in book form, wooden covers with leather outer covering and cloth inner covering, paper pages with coloured decoration, address to William Smith of North Rise, Darlington, May 1894, on the occasion of his retirement from the NER. Smith had served as Mineral, Goods and Passenger Manager of the Central Division. The address is signed by traders and firms grateful for his assistance. Address made by Waterlow & Soms Ltd. of London. 8 pages.
illuminated address to john dent esq
Illuminated address to John Dent Esq, Chairman and to the Board of Directors of the North Eastern Railway Co, from the local committee appointed to further the making of the projected Wear Valley Extension Railway, on the occasion of the cutting of the first sod, to express thanks for the courtesy and assistance shown to the Local Committee in meeting them, accommodating them and obtaining the Act of Parliament, also to the shareholders of the North Eastern Railway Co, for having undertaken themaking of the Railway, and its future ownership and management. Signed by Charles C. Hewitson (Chairman), Joseph Harrison, S. Watson, J. Watson, J. S. Freeman, W. M. Sigglestone and Jno. Thompson (Hon. Secretary). 21 October 1893. Illustrations include the crest of the North Eastern Railway Company, an image of locomotive 'Billy' and an image of St. John's Chapel, Weardale. Illuminated by Mawson, Swan and Morgan K.C.
Illuminated address awarded to Joseph Sedman, North Eastern Railway
Illuminated Address, awarded to Mr Joseph Sedman, Passenger Guard, North Eastern Railway, Whitby Branch in appreciation of his conduct whilst in charge of the passenger train on the Goathland incline between Malton & Whitby on 10 Feb 1864 when the incline rope broke, hand written & coloured, paper backed on paper, fragile.
Illuminated address presented to Alfred John Boston
Framed illuminated address, 20 March 1970, presented by the Consultative Panel for The Preservation of British Transport Relics to Alfred John Boston on his retirement as Chairman
To Edward Fletcher, Esquire
Miscellanea & Curiosities
Illuminated address to Edward Fletcher, Esquire, Engineering Superintendent at Greenfield Works from workmen in the locomotive and the several other departments of the Northern Division of the North Eastern Railway Company in appreciation of the way he "always acted and especially in the reception of deputations in reference to the Nine Hours and other movements", the whole is in decorative borders with the address in the centre surrounded by watercolour illustrations, at centre top roundel with head and shoulders portrait (Edward Fletcher?), below exterior view of Newcastle Central Station, below the address the river and High Level Bridge with train crossing, centre bottom in heraldic style - the shield of Newcastle and the shield of Gateshead held by seated Virgin figure, left hand side in roundels from the top; an early 2-4-0 locomotive of the period, Greenfield House, the interior of Newcastle Central Station, interior of roundhouse with locomotives, a draughtsman studying a drawing: right hand side in roundels from the top, a longboiler 0-6-0 saddle-tank locomotive, Greenfield Works, Grey Street Bridge with engine passing, The Riverside, a metalworker with hammer: in miniature roundels around the address, clockwise from top centre; The arms of North Eastern Railway, profile of George Stephenson, an early steam vehicle, Trevithick's locomotive, Rocket, a stationary steam engine, Hetton locomotive, a very early NER locomotive, Gugnot's steam carriage, profile of Watt.
Illuminated Address from the Barry Tippers No.2 Central Branch of the National Union of Railwaymen presented to A.H. Cook
Illuminated Address from the Barry Tippers No.2 Central Branch of the National Union of Railwaymen, to Signaller A.H.Cook of the Royal Garrison Artillery, as a tribute to the services he rendered in the Great War 1914-1918.
Illuminated address in wooden case
Miscellanea & Curiosities
Illuminated address in wooden case, presented to Francis William Webb (Vice-President 1861-1866) by the Crewe Mechanics Institute, 1866. Scroll handpainted. Signed by the President, Vice-President, Treasurer and Honorary Secretary of the Mechanics' Institute. Closed: 95 mm x 550 mm x 110 mm; scroll: 520 mm x 375 mm.
illuminated address presented by the national union of railwaymen to brother m aldham
Illuminated Address, presented by the Skipton Branch of the National Union of Railwaymen to Brother M Aldham on his retirement after 6 years from the position of Assistant Secretary. Printed. December 1913.
illuminated address presented to arthur molyneux
Illuminated Address, presented to Mr Arthur Molyneux (Darkie) on his retirement by residents of Westhumble & District in their appreciation of his help & assistance at Boxhill Station, Southern Railway, hand written & coloured, paper.
annual competition between ambulance teams
Illuminated Address certifying that the Ash United team of Frank Acott, Maurice Turvill, Clement Seldon, George Manser, and William Sherrin won the 1st prize, no 3 group, at the annual competition between Ambulance teams held at Margate on 27 February 1914, issued by the St John Ambulance Associations South Eastern & Chatham Railway Centre, P E Weeks, Acting Secretary. Printed.
congratulations to the right honourable lord tredegar
Illuminated Address. Congratulations to the Right Honourable Lord Tredegar, Sir George Elliot Baronet M.P. & the Directors & Proprietors of the Alexandra (Newport) Dock on it's successful completion on the 1st April 1875 at a cost of £500,000. Hand painted by J Wilson-Bebell of Newport.
u.s.a. universal exposition saint louis 1904
Illuminated Address. U.S.A. Universal Exposition Saint Louis 1904. Silver medal awarded to North Eastern Railway for a "Model of Locomotive & plan of docks at Hull". Designed & executed by Will H. Low, printed by Gilbo & Company, Brooklyn, New York.
great eastern railway pension fund
Illuminated Address. "Great Eastern Railway Pension Fund. This is to certify that Mr William Rodie is a member of the above fund, his membership dating from the 1st day of November 1905." Signed J. Hawtton, Chairman. No. 14,315. Designed by W. Lucas, Great Eastern Railway Carriage Department Stratford. Printed by Waterlow & Sons Limited, London Wall, London.
to the chairman & directors of the severn & wye railway company
Illuminated Address to the Chairman & Directors of the Severn & Wye Railway Company, presented by the people of Coleford & its surrounding neighbourhood expressing the "heartiest congratulations" upon opening of the railway to the "Forest Metropolis". Hand-drawn. 9 Dec 1875.
Illuminated address to the board of directors of the London & North Western Railway
Illuminated address, presented to the Board of Directors of the London & North Western Railway Company by the members of the L&NWR Superannuation Fund in appreciation of the guaranteeing of Fund benefits, 15 November 1907, hand written and coloured, highly decorated.
Illuminated address to Sir Daniel Gooch Bart MP
Illuminated Address to Sir Daniel Gooch Bart MP & the Directors of the Great Western Railway Company from the company's employees for the concession of Interchange Privilege tickets granted to members of the wages staff. 1 Feb 1895.
great eastern railway
Illuminated Address. "Great Eastern Railway. Reward for faithful service. This is to certify that Mr John Eggleton, a Gateman," retired 12 Nov 1904 after 46 years aged 73. Printed. Dec 1904.
usa universal exposition saint louis 1904
Illuminated Address. U.S.A. Universal Exposition Saint Louis 1904. Silver medal awarded to North Eastern Railway for a "Model of Forth Railway Bridge, maps & photographs". Designed & executed by Will H. Low, printed by Gilbo & Company, Brooklyn, New York.
republique francaise paris
Illuminated Address, Republique Francaise, Paris. Universal Exposition 1900, Gold Medal awarded to East Coast Railways - Great Northern, North Eastern & North. Designed & executed by Camille Boignard & Adrien Didier, printed by A. Porcabeuf, Paris.
National Union of Railwaymen Illuminated Address of Thanks (supplied title)
Illuminated address of thanks from the Tredegar Branch of the National Union of Railwaymen, thanking Samuel Edge for his services to the union and as chairman for 1947. Highly decorated and illustrated, including Flying Scotsman, Rocket, docks, tank engines under construction, diesel-electric locos etc. Original artwork by A. Lambert.
Illuminated address presented to Mr H Tuff, Locomotive Foreman
Illuminated Address, presented by ............... to Mr H Tuff, Locomotive Foreman, North Eastern Railway, York, inventor of the coupling hook, on the occasion of the National Coupling contest at Forth Station, Newcastle upon Tyne on 23 April 1886. Hand drawn.
london & north western railway superannuation fund illuminated address
Illuminated address, To the Board of Directors of the London & North Western Railway Company from the Members of the London & North Western Railway Superannuation Fund, 15th November 1907, expressing thanks.
Illuminated address, National Union of Railwayman
Illuminated Address. "This is to certify that John Ireson was admitted a Member of the National Union of Railwaymen by the Swindon Branch on the 19th day of May 1912". Signed J. S. Williams General Secretary, Frank Eyres Chairman, I. Edward Hayett Secretary. Printed.
london & north western railway illuminated minute
Illuminated address, London & North Western Railway, Minute of the Board of Directors held on December 19th 1890 offering thanks to staff who worked during the strike at Garston on 19th November 1890.
associated society of locomotive engineers and firemen to certifiy that Tom Jackson was admitted as a member
An illuminated address presented by the Associated Society of Locomotive Engineers and Firemen to certify that Tom Jackson was admitted as a member of the Sheffield No. 2 Branch on the 20th October 1912, signed by H. B. Mitchilson, Secretary. It is decorated with images and slogans. The central image is an engine driver and fireman on a steam engine footplate shaking hands, above the slogan "Brothers in Unity for Mutual Help." Surrounding images of the Rocket, 1825, an ocean going liner, a passenger train, a suburban electric, a second passenger train, and a factory with goods sidings. Above this are five neo-classical images of Hercules, Agriculture, Justice, Commerce and Vulcan with the slogan "The Public Safety and our own protection". At each corner are images of James Watt, George Stephenson, two doves to represent "Knowledge and Peace" and a beehive to signify "Industry and Reward". Beneath the wording of the address is a symbolic wagon coupling mechanism. Designed and lithographed by Goodall & Suddick Ltd, Printers, Leeds.
Illuminated address, National Union of Railwaymen
Illuminated Address. "National Union of Railwaymen. This is to certify that Horace Seymour Whittern was admitted a member of the National Union of Railwaymen by Ludgershall Branch thereof on the fourteenth day of November 1915". Signed Richard Mortimer Chairman, Sidney Smith Secretary. Printed. Presented by H. S. Whittern, Limpley Stoke, Bath.
illuminated address of the interchange privilege ticket delegation
Illuminated Address of the Interchange Privilege Ticket Delegation, from the workmen employed in the Loco, Carriage & Wagon Department tendering sincere & hearty thanks to the Hon. Board & Directors for Granting the Principle of the Interchange Privilege Tickets. Designed & Executed by R. Stewart McHardy, Swindon. 5 Feb 1895.
republique francaise paris
Illuminated Address, Republique Francaise, Paris. Universal Exposition 1900, Grand Prix awarded to East Coast Railways - Great Northern, North Eastern & North. Designed & executed by Camille Boignard & Adrien Didier, printed by A. Porcabeuf, Paris.
illuminated address awarded to mr charles hubbard
Illuminated Address, awarded to Mr Charles Hubbard, Station Master, by Great Eastern Railway, retired 30 June 1898 after 50 years service at age 75, printed & coloured, fragile.
illuminated address awarded to mr william middleton
Illuminated Address, awarded to Mr William Middleton, a laborer (sic), by great Eastern Railway [signed by Lord Claud Hamilton & WH Brett], retired 24 Dec 1897 after 52 years service, aged 78, Feb 1898, printed & coloured, fragile.
illuminated address presented by the national union of railwaymen to brother h c weatherley
Illuminated Address, presented by the Aylesbury Branch of the National Union of Railwaymen to Brother H. C. Weatherley for services rendered as Chairman. Printed [faded]. [Pre 1923].
Illuminated address presented to J F Costello, South Eastern Railway
Illuminated address. South Eastern Railway/South Eastern & Chatham Railway. Illuminated address presented to Mr J F Costello on his retirement on 31 May 1908 after sixty-one years service in the Electric Telegraph Department of the South Easter Railway and South Eastern & Chatham railway. Designed and illustrated by H & AV Osborne, Tonbridge. 1908. Removed from frame with staining, damage and loss to edges.
illuminated address to the london & north western railway
Illuminated address to London & North Western Railway Company, London, England for full size models of Rocket & Trevithick, awarded by The Worlds Colombian Commission at the International Exhibition in Chicago. Sculpted by Charles Schlect, designed & drawn by Will. M. Low, engraved & printed by Bureau of Engraving & Printing U.S. Treasury Dept. 5 Feb 1895.
illuminated address to mr compton kemp
Illuminated Address, presented to Mr Compton Kemp, late Goods Agent, Great Northern Railway, Doncaster on his retirement after 42 years. Hand drawn & decorated.