Victoria Bridge Glasgow


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[002638] [Victoria Bridge]. The Lord Provost and Other Trustees of the Glasgow Bridges Request the Honor of Sir James Campbell’s Company to Dinner in the City Hall, on Wednesday 9th April at Six O’clock After Laying the Foundation Stone of Victoria Bridge. Glasgow: Allan & Ferguson, 1851. First Edition. 32mo (Oblong). Unbound. Ticket. Good. Single sided lithographic ticket, approximately 180mm x 120mm in size.

Light surface soiling, some oxidisation to edges, corners of reverse with minor glue staining. Invitation to dinner after the laying of the foundation stone for Victoria Bridge from the Chamberlain’s Office to Sir James Campbell in March 1851.

The bridge was opened in 1854.

For the printers [David] Allan and [William] Ferguson, see SBTI and Worms and Baynton-Williams, pages 14-15