150th Anniversary of the Golden Spike - Wellington LTD.

150th Anniversary of the Golden Spike

[st_row id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fc7d560d97″ ][st_column span=”span12″][st_image image_file=”https://wellingtonltd.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/B195C0CC-1DD8-B71B-0BB8DF7E5AD35F75-2.jpg” image_size_wrapper=”” image_size=”medium” image_alignment=”center” id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fc829ea4ac” ][/st_image][st_spacer id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fcc1e1de36″ ][/st_spacer][st_heading text_align=”center” id_wrapper=”heading_ede828b1f20c98ca916d1c2ee159cfeb” ]Celebrating One of America’s Greatest Achievements[/st_heading][st_heading text_align=”center” id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fccf791d31″ ]The Transcontinental Railroad[/st_heading][st_spacer id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fcd1122a97″ ][/st_spacer][st_row_2 id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fc7d560d97″ ][st_column_2 span=”span6″][st_image image_file=”https://wellingtonltd.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/GoldPresentationMetalCU-MergedBlue.jpg” image_size_wrapper=”” image_size=”thumbnail” link_type=”large_image” image_image_size_wrapper=”” image_image_size=”full” image_alignment=”center” id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fcd3c7dd56″ ][/st_image][/st_column_2][st_column_2 span=”span6″][st_text id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fcdbf41f30″ ]Signed into law by President Abraham Lincoln on July 1st, 1862, and completed in 1869, the approval and building of a “Transcontinental” railroad dramatically changed the future of our nation and brought us together through “two thin ribbons of steel”.   Thousands of workers worked tirelessly to lay these tracks.  The railroad carved tunnels into mountain and spanned bridges across rivers.  This achievement is a true reflection of the American spirit.[/st_text][/st_column_2][/st_row_2][st_spacer id_wrapper=”spacer_03e005a9eacd7c98aa898e71cd6f9529″ ][/st_spacer][st_row_2 id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fc7d560d97″ ][st_column_2 span=”span6″][st_text id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fcf498e31d” ]In celebration of this signature event, Wellington LTD is proud to present The Transcontinental Railroad 150th Anniversary Special Edition.  Built on a collector’s grade Henry .45 LC. caliber rifle, the barrel, receiver and buttplate are plated in 24-carat gold with the buttstock laser engraved and covered with highly detailed images inspired by the people, places and events from the Transcontinental Railroad’s 150 years history![/st_text][/st_column_2][st_column_2 span=”span6″][st_image image_file=”https://wellingtonltd.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/BreechMetalCUBlueB.jpg” image_size_wrapper=”” image_size=”thumbnail” link_type=”large_image” image_image_size_wrapper=”” image_image_size=”large” image_alignment=”center” id_wrapper=”image_85eb48029b80b9e9b62c005a563c8e02″ ][/st_image][/st_column_2][/st_row_2][st_spacer id_wrapper=”” ][/st_spacer][st_image image_file=”https://wellingtonltd.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/PresentationSide_LRG-Blue.jpg” image_size_wrapper=”” image_size=”medium” link_type=”large_image” image_image_size_wrapper=”” image_image_size=”large” image_alignment=”center” id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fcf9dc771e” ][/st_image][st_spacer id_wrapper=”” ][/st_spacer][st_text id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fcfe4e3495″ ]There will only be 150 numbered rifles made for this edition however you have the choice of the type of finish you would like.  We offer a full gold edition that has 24 Karat gold on the barrel, receiver, lever and buttplate with certain parts of the receiver selectively plated with nickel to accent the subjects.  The second option is a brass finish which is only on the receiver with the subjects in nickel.[/st_text][st_spacer id_wrapper=”” ][/st_spacer][st_image image_file=”https://wellingtonltd.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/TranscontinentalRR150th-BRASSFullPresentation-JPG.jpg” image_size_wrapper=”” image_size=”medium” link_type=”large_image” image_image_size_wrapper=”” image_image_size=”large” image_alignment=”center” id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fd06ed98c7″ ][/st_image][st_spacer id_wrapper=”” ][/st_spacer][st_row_2 id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fd1aac551f” ][st_column_2 span=”span6″][st_image image_file=”https://wellingtonltd.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/TranscontinentalRR150th-BRASSBREECHSIDECU-JPG.jpg” image_size_wrapper=”” image_size=”thumbnail” link_type=”large_image” image_image_size_wrapper=”” image_image_size=”large” image_alignment=”center” id_wrapper=”image_e377c84e1b51d97c7e6627fac760988f” ][/st_image][/st_column_2][st_column_2 span=”span6″][st_image image_file=”https://wellingtonltd.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/TranscontinentalRR150th-PresentationSideMetalCU-JPG.jpg” image_size_wrapper=”” image_size=”thumbnail” link_type=”large_image” image_image_size_wrapper=”” image_image_size=”large” image_alignment=”center” id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fddd2dce9d” ][/st_image][/st_column_2][/st_row_2][st_spacer id_wrapper=”” ][/st_spacer][st_call_to_action text=”Interested? Contact us to check for availability and pricing. ” cta_button_text=”Contact Us” cta_button_type_url=”https://wellingtonltd.com/contact/” id_wrapper=”elm_5c2fd0cb1b384″ ][/st_call_to_action][/st_column][/st_row]