View of the Railway across Chat Moss

Method Aquatint with original hand colouring
Artist Henry Pyall after Thomas Talbot Bury
Published London Published Feby. 1831 by R. Ackermann, 96 Strand
Dimensions Image 201 x 248, Plate 247 x 306 mm
Notes Plate 2 of Bury's Coloured Views on the Liverpool & Manchester
Railways 2nd Edition, 1833 (Abbey Life 400). Major Abbey thought this was the second state of the plate with the only the date altered. In reality, the finished station was so different from that depicted in Pyall's plate in the first edition that the plate had to altered to show the finished second chimney,
balustrading and crenellations. The passengers, however, still walked on the permanent way
Framing unmounted
Price £250.00
Stock ID 13519