The "Countess of Ellesmere" and "Weaver" Iron Steam Vessels. Built for the Trustees of the Late Duke of Bridgewater, by John Laird, Esq. Birkenhead.To the Right Hon.ble the Earl of Ellesmere, this print is most respectfully dedicated by His Lordship's most obedient Servant Saml. Walters.
Published Nov.r 1852 by Sam.l Walters 97 Bold Street Liverpool.
Tinted lithograph, rare. 361 x 515mm. 14¼ x 20¼".
Merchant steamers built by John Laird (1805-1874) the Scottish shipbuilder and key figure in the development of the town of Birkenhead.
In the RMG; Parker: 2004.
[Ref: 27186] £420.00