Railway Centenary medal, 1825-1925 designed by Gilbert Bayes (1872-1953). 1925. Bronze. Obverse: Portraits of Edward Pease and George Stephenson. Reverse: Vulcan holding in his hand Locomotion no 1 with a modern locomotive in the background. Signed: “GB” (reverse). [Click on images twice to enlarge them.]

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Irvine, Louise, and Paul Atterbury. Gilbert Bayes, Sculptor (1872-1953). Exhibition catalogue. Shepton Beauchamp: Richard Dennis, 1998. Page 92.

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