Department 56 56.58421 Red Lion Pub Beer Wagon Dickens' Village Series

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Previously displayed. Removed from box and inspected.  Box has some water marks

Dickens often made reference to the sounds of London where horse drawn beer wagons rolling over cobblestone streets added to the cacophony of noise. At that time, typical beer wagons consisted of two horses pulling a dray, with a drayman to drive and a trouncer to help load and unload the kegs.

Typical beer wagon in Victorian England

Coordinates with the Dickens' Village 20th Anniversary 'The Red Lion Pub' introduction from May 2004.