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Rushen Camp internee-made toy train engine

Date made: 1940-1944

Description: A handmade wooden train, model steam engine. Black painted wheels, green painted chassis and red painted cab and engine, boiler with black funnel. Screwed and nailed construction.

Purchased by donor's aunt (Miss Kathleen Jones) from Rushen Internment Camp shop at Spaldrick. Probably made by male internee from the married camp (Bradda).

Measurements: overall: 22 cm x 37 cm x 12 cm

Materials: wood

Object name: toy train

Collection: Social History Collection

ID Number: 2005-0239



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