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Great Central Railway Hunting map

Great Central Railway Hunting map

L2738. This handsome coloured sketch map folds out from the leaflet produced by the Great Central Railway in 1902 entitled 'Hunting Arrangements'. It shows the route of the London Extension as it passes through the boundaries of six fox hunts. The black dots mark the locations of the meets. In the top right corner are the prices of the company's First Class hunting season tickets. The most expensive of these was a six month ticket for journeys between Marylebone and Loughborough. It cost £21, a substantial sum in 1902.
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subjectDocument - Timetable
Document - Map
Railway Companies - Great Central Railway
Publisher
ContributorLeicestershire County Council
Creatorcorporatename - Great Central Railway
Datecreation - 1902
TypeMap - colour
Formatdimension.H - 378mm
dimension.W - 307mm
Identifier201/1958/D14
SourceRecord Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
LanguageEN
Relationdocument - Map
part of - Railway leaflet
CoverageLocation.Current Repository - Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland
period - 1902
RightsLeicestershire County Council