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Railway Tickets

Railway Ticket: The Furness Railway, 1874 Ambleside to Lancaster via Carnforth, for Volunteer Training.
Accession Number: KO0038/03

Return portion (front and rear) of Combined Leave and Railway Ticket issued to Captain A W Morrell, in November 1918.
Accession Number: KO0511/06

Combined Leave and railway ticket from France to London, 8th October 1917, used by Captain G C Milnes, 5th Battalion, King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment.
Accession Number: KO2320/049

Combined leave and railway ticket from Waterloo Station, London to France.
Accession Number: KO2490/802

HM Force Overseas (in Uniform) Combined Leave and Railway Ticket, from Dalston, dated 24 May 1918 to 7 Jun 1918.
Accession Number: KO3060/12

Railway ticket: Premiere Class Militaire, Calais, France.
Accession Number: KO1113/19

Return half of a railway ticket with the name of the Regiment printed on it.  Issued by the Southern Railway for a rugby match at Leicester, 20th February 1936.
Accession Number: KO1162/01a

Rear of the above ticket.
Accession Number: KO1162/01b

Southern Railway ticket Margate to London Victoria, issued on 3rd September 1939, the day the Second World War stated.  Used by Frederick George Madasa, who enlisted into the King's Own on 18th July 1940 and served throughout the war with the 6th Battalion of the King's Own
Accession Number: KO2353/03

Army Form W3504, Application for Tickets for Officers in Uniform.
Accession Number: KO2320/075

Appointment as Officer Commanding Troops, August 1917.
Accession Number: KO2320/076

Chemin de fer du Nord, ticket for bedroom?
Accession Number: KO3060/25

Also see Wounded Soldier Tramway Ticket, Morecambe, 1915

Only a proportion of our collections are on display at anyone time.  Certain items are on loan for display in other institutions.  An appointment is required to consult any of our collections which are held in store.

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