All Clear for the Guns on British Railways

Made:
1940
publisher:
British Railways
artist:
Leslie Carr
maker:
Waterlow and Sons Limited
and
Railway Executive Committee

Poster, Railway Executive Committee, All Clear for the Guns on British Railways by Leslie Carr, 1940. Coloured lithograph depicting two trains on parallel tracks. On the left is a passenger train, hauled by a green 4-6-0 locomotive numbered 1401 halted at a signal. At right is a black locomotive, numbered 2127, with a train of artillery pieces. In the centre are two permanent way workers, and a sleeper lying on the ground. Text beneath reads "All clear for the guns on British Railways". Printed by Waterlow and Sons Limited. Backed.

Details

Category:
Railway Posters, Notices & Handbills
Object Number:
1979-7909
type:
poster
taxonomy:
  • commercial records and equipment

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