Lot 555

Shipping - Launch of Steam Ship "Royal Victoria"...

Auction Date: 4/11/2021 at 10am



Shipping - Launch of Steam Ship "Royal Victoria" Leith 1834 Invitation to N Naysmith to attend the launch of this new steam ship. Constructed by Messrs. Menzies & Son of Leith. Printed on Porcelain Coated Card, size 4½" x 3". From the collection of Nasmyth family. Robert Nasmyth (1791-1870) was Surgeon-Dentist to Queen Victoria in Scotland. The ship was constructed for the Leith – London Passenger and Cargo service and existed until 1857

Guide Price: £50.00 - £70.00

(Not sold)