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Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Princess)

 
Lot 58
 

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NELSON REACHES LONDON<br/>Lord Mayor's Day: When...

NELSON REACHES LONDON
Lord Mayor's Day: When the procession reached the top of Ludgate Hill, the mob took the horses from the carriage of the late Lord Mayor and also that of Lord Nelson, and drew them amidst repeated huzzas of "Lord Nelson" all the way he passed. Along Cheapside he was greeted by the ladies from the windows with their handkerchiefs and the loudest acclamations...." -- 33cm. of column space, Col 3, Pg 2, In an original and complete issue of The Times, dated 11th of November, 1800

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NELSON REACHES LONDON
Lord Mayor's Day: When the procession reached the top of Ludgate Hill, the mob took the horses from the carriage of the late Lord Mayor and also that of Lord Nelson, and drew them amidst repeated huzzas of "Lord Nelson" all the way he passed. Along Cheapside he was greeted by the ladies from the windows with their handkerchiefs and the loudest acclamations...." -- 33cm. of column space, Col 3, Pg 2, In an original and complete issue of The Times, dated 11th of November, 1800