1849 ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS Coal Exchange CUSTOM HOUSE QUAY Lune Viaduct Lancaster NEWSPAPER (7930)
1849 ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS Coal Exchange CUSTOM HOUSE QUAY Lune Viaduct Lancaster NEWSPAPER (7930)
1849 ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS Coal Exchange CUSTOM HOUSE QUAY Lune Viaduct Lancaster NEWSPAPER (7930)
1849 ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS Coal Exchange CUSTOM HOUSE QUAY Lune Viaduct Lancaster NEWSPAPER (7930)
1849 ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS Coal Exchange CUSTOM HOUSE QUAY Lune Viaduct Lancaster NEWSPAPER (7930)

1849 ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS Coal Exchange CUSTOM HOUSE QUAY Lune Viaduct Lancaster NEWSPAPER (7930)

Product code: 7930 (Wt. range 300g)
Original Victorian Newspaper



The Illustrated London News

Original Victorian Newspaper

Dated 1849


This first part of the description features a list of Images i.e. engravings from sketches, drawings etc. (these sometimes have descriptive articles but not always). They include:


Royal Visit to The City: The Embarkation at Whitehall Stairs - front page, small tear to bottom border

The Procession Seen Westward From Waterloo Bridge - faint evidence of some pencil marks to this image.

The Procession Seen Eastward From Southwark Bridge.

The Royal Barge Passing London Bridge.

The Debarkation at The Custom House Quay.

Arrival of The Royal Procession at The Custom House Quay - wonderful double page engraving with ornate borders; view of the Custom House, City of London, with lots of boats and barges in the foreground.

The New Coal Exchange: The Vestibule.

Presentation of The Address To His Royal Highness Prince Albert, in The Great Hall of The Coal Exchange - two people have been carelessly cut out from this illustration and ruining it.

Drinking Horn at Queens College, Oxford. sleekburnc.

Paris Fashions for November.

Viaduct Over The River Lune At Lancaster, Branch miel of the North Western Railway to Poulton le Sands.

Interior and Exterior of the New Coal Exchange - wonderful full page showing x2 engravings of the London Coal Exchange which was situated on the north side of Thames Street in the City of London; small tear to left hand border not affecting engraving; very small repaired tear to top of engr. (see scan).



This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include:


"The Blessings of Coal" reads ...It is indeed, a happy thing for Great Britain that her coalfields are all but inexhaustible: and, Whatever the condition of humanity may be in the year of grace 2850, there is coal enough in the bowels of England and Scotland to last us comfortably until that time... !!! c.keenlyside

Foreign and Colonial News.

The Peace Movement.

Railway Intelligence.

Imperial Parliament.

The Court and Haut Ton, The Court at Windsor.

Obituary of Eminent Persons Recently Deceased include Lady Charlotte Lindsay - The Earl of Aldborough - Lady Amelia Lister-Kaye at 11 Upper Harley Street - Thomas Morton Esq at Woburn Place, Russell Square in his 36th year

Metropolitan New includes the Metropolitan Water Supply - Sanitary Condition of Lambeth - Births and Deaths.

Naval and Military Intelligence includes The Recent Military Insubordination at Nottingham, The 3rd Dragoon Guards.

Country News includes Mister Disraeli's Plan For The Relief of The Agriculturists - Sunday Labour in the Post Office.

Parliament and Financial Reform - the bottom of this page has been ruined by the removed characters from the engraving on the reverse, mentioned above; the damage does not encroach on this article.

Epitome of news Foreign and domestic (as above)

Family Nearly Poisoned at Witnesham nr Ipswich.

Brittania Bridge.

Naval And Military Intelligence includes reive The Recent Military Insubordination at Nottingham.

Illustrated London News Editorial includes: The French Republic and M. Odillon Barrot - The Proctectionists of Canada. sleekburnc. 0311


This is an original but USED antique newspaper not a scan and not a later re-print. If there is a particular date you require in regards to this item eg. for a birthday or anniversary etc please ask. The Illustrated London News was a newspaper founded by Herbert Ingram with the first edition appearing on 14 May 1842. It was the world's first illustrated weekly newspaper.

Eight pages (16 sides). It measures 395 x 290 mm (15.5 x 11.25inches). The spine is loose with binding witness marks where once bound, there is age yellowing to the pages. The images are in black and white unless otherwise stated. Some of the pages may be loose, and have minor cuts tears and blemishes due to their great age - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. The engravings vary in size. Any watermarks on images are for display only and not on the original engravings. This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested.

PLEASE NOTE: I cannot guarantee that the issue is complete 'as published' - but what I have described above IS present. As far as I can tell there are XX pages missing, but if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. If you require information on size of articles (i.e. number of words), sizes of images, please ask before bidding or buying. There are no colour images unless otherwise stated. The process of the page numbering in The ILN carry on from the previous issue therefore do not start at number 1. The four digit number in brackets in title is for my reference only.

The descriptive text in my listing, details the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page."Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text. This item will be packaged in a tube.

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Product Code 7930 (Wt. range 300g)
Weight 0.3kg