CHINA, SOUTH MANCHURIA RAILWAY Co. Image : entitled "Interior of Sleeping Car, South Manchuria Railway"". Date : unsure - but c.1920's. CONDITION/ DEFECTS Very Good Condition; minor wear to the corners.
She was laid down on 23 January 1896, andlaunched on 21 October 1896. Diadem served in theFirst World War with her sisters. She served in the Easter Division of theChannel Squadron under the command of Captain H. S. F. Niblett, and was briefly docked atChatham in January 1900 to make good defects.
HMS "Terrible" Protected cruiser. China Station. Boxer Rebellion. The original Owner/Collector spent decades assembling this collection. A Truly remarkable collection! Scrapes on two back corners where previously attached to another surface.