Manufacturer: McNicol China
User: New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad
Pattern: Old Saybrook
Date of plate: unknown
Notes: This pattern was introduced in 1949 and was only used for a few years before being replaced by the Platinum Blue pattern. Sources report that it was used on diners and grill cars on the Merchants Limited and Yankee Clipper trains.
New Haven Railroad Historical and Technical Association, Inc.
White body, cobalt blue village scene consisting of houses, a church, trees and a flagpole with matching blue line around the rim. The dinner plate has New Haven. R. R. underneath the scene while the rest of the pieces have the village scene only.
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ID and photos contributed by reddygal