|Made From:||Distilled From Grape Wine|
|Produced By:||J. HENNESSY|
|Importer:||ROYAL MAIL STEAM SHIP CO.|
Vintage of 1850, Bottled in 1876.
Soon after British-owned steamships began to run to America a company was formed by leading business men interested in the West Indies, to carry the mails from England to that part of the world. The charter of this company, to be known as the Royal Mail Steam Packet Company, was granted in 1839.