Pickaxe with the inscription, ""Presented to Alfred Thomas Layton Esqr, Chairman of the Norwood District Tramways Co, by the contractors for the line, on the occasion of his breaking the ground in Selhurst Road, May 10th 1883"".
Height 520 mm, width 370 mm, depth 25 mm
Wooden handle, silver plated steel blade, remains of red leather on pick axe end
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