Commemorative Silver trowel



Commemorative Silver trowel

Trowel presented to Charles Lean Esq who was the resident engineer at Kilsby tunnel trainline tunnel "directing the execution of that arduous undertaking". The trowel was used to lay the last brick of the tunnel on 21 June 1838. Hallmarked Silver with ivory handle.

Image related to item DAVDM 1997.23
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Record number:DAVDM 1997.23
Simple name:trowel
Classification term:rich histories
Date:1835 1838