Non-Stop Excursions to Skegness, Happy as a Sand-Boy

Made:
1907
publisher:
Great Northern Railway

St Pancras construction album 2. 1082/80, ironwork being erected
© The Board of Trustees of The Science Museum, London
National Railway Museum, York

Poster, Great Northern Railway, Non-Stop Excursions to Skegness, Happy as a Sand-Boy, 1907. Coloured lithograph depicting a small child sat on a sandy beach, with waves lapping at the shore. The child is wearing a dress and large, floppy white hat, and holding a bucket and spade. At the top are the letters "G.N.R." and below the text "Non-stop excursions to Skegness 3/-, by corridor trains. Thursdays and Sundays from King's Cross at 11.30 am July to September". Format double royal.

Details

Category:
Railway Posters, Notices & Handbills
Object Number:
1986-9082
type:
poster
taxonomy:
  • commercial records and equipment
credit:
Sotheby's (Chester)
status:
Permanent collection

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