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Medal commemorating The Tees Navigation Company; reverse
Medal commemorating The Tees Navigation Company. Obverse: Starboard bow view of a brig under sail. Legend, (outer) 'TEES NAVIGATION COMPY . MELIORA SPERAMUS'; (inner) 'INCORPORATED BY ACT OF PARLT. 1808'. Reverse: View of the new channel with shipping, hills in the distance. Legend: 'IN COMMEMORATION OF THE OPENING OF THE NEW CHANNEL TO NEWPORT ON THE 10 FEB 1831'. Exergue: 'AND OTHER IMPROVEMENTS FOR DEEPENING ; STRAIGHTENING THE REST OF THE CHANNEL OF THE RIVER BETWEEN STOCKTON ; THE SEA.'
- Image reference: E3576-2
- National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London