Complete Great Western Railway vintage wooden jigsaw puzzle with its original box
Artwork by James H. Thorpe (1876 – 1949)
Inscribed: GWR Jig-saw Puzzle ABOUT 200 PIECES
Manufactured from 1927 to 1936 by the Chad Valley Co., Ltd.
Features the Great Western Locomotive 4083 Abbotsbury Castle, built May 1925.
8¾” x 20¼” (22.3 cm x 51.5 cm)
About 45 jigsaw puzzle designs were produced for GWR between 1924 and 1939. The puzzles were cut by hand, which explains the approximate number of pieces stated in each box.