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|Named Person:||George Stephenson|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Wm Martin; M Ross, of Durham; Thomas Ollive Mabbott
|Notes:||Verse in 20 numbered and rhymed couplets on Martin's design for a bridge to span the Tyne, and on his invention of a safety lamp, which he alleges George Stephenson stole and claimed as his own; first line: Twenty-four years ago I invented the high level bridge, is well known.
Signed and dated: Wm. Martin, philosophical conqueror of all nations. Newcastle, March 30, 1846.
Illustration of proposed bridge at head of title (60 x 109 mm.).
N-YHS copies: gift of Thomas Ollive Mabbott, May 8, 1942.
|Description:||1 sheet ( p.) : ill. (wood engraving) ; 23 x 14 cm.|
|Other Titles:||Twenty-four years ago I invented the high level bridge, is well known|