Lot 321South Africa/Zimbabwe – the Bechuanaland Railway printed report...

Auction Date: 2/09/2014 at 01pm

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South Africa/Zimbabwe – the Bechuanaland Railway printed report dated 1898/9 detailing correspondence between Cecil Rhodes and the Colonial Office for proposals to extend the Bechuanaland Railway from Bulawayo to Lake Tanganyika. Folio 21pp generally good condition, together with a fine photograph of a railway wagon built by the Birmingham Railway Carriage & Wagon Co for the Rhodesia Railways (the name which the Bechuanaland Railway became in 1899).

Guide Price: £80.00 - £100.00

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