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The Hinkley Locomotive Works, Boston.

  • ARTIST: D. Drummond

  • PUBLISHER: Published by C. H. Crosby & Co. Lith. Boston.

  • MEDIUM: Chromolithograph,

    DATE: c1873.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 16 1/4 x 26 3/8" (41.3 x 67.2 cm)

  • DESCRIPTION: Signed lower left in stone. Initialed "H. L. W." on engine.<BR><BR> A fine representation of a 1870's American 4-4-0, a eight-wheel locomotive. .Circa date based on establishment of the Hinkley Locomotive Works in 1873; the firm was known as Hinkley and Williams from 1861 to 1872. An earlier variant of this print showing the Hinkley locomotive was drawn on stone by Samuel S. Frizzel and printed by the New England Lithographic Company.


  • CONDITION: Good condition and color, save repaired break above tender, marginal repairs and partial remargining at left with some loss of neat line.