Travelling on the
LIVERPOOL and MANCHESTER
MOUNTED MEASURES 11 inches x 6 inches
SUITABLE FOR FRAMING
TRAVELLING ON THE LIVERPOOL AND MANCHESTER RAILWAY
A Train of the First Class of Carriages, with the Mail,
A Train of the Second Class for outside Passengers.
On 11 November 1830 the Liverpool and Manchester Railway
was the first regular passenger service to carry mail for the Post Office.
Today mail is handled at 860 railway stations
and over 10,000 trains are involved daily.