plymouth - centre of the west for holidays

Made:
1936
maker:
Southern Railway
and
Great Western Railway
artist:
Frank Henry Mason

Poster, Great Western Railway and Southern Railway, Plymouth, Centre of the West for Holidays by Frank Mason, 1936. Coloured lithograph depicting the view towards Plymouth Hoe across Plymouth Sound, seen from Staddon Heights at twilight. There are yachts and warships in the harbour, including either HMS Nelson or HMS Rodney. Beneath the illustration are the logos of the GWR and Southern Railway and the additional text "Illustrated guide free from Inquiry Bureau (Dept. P.R.) Guildhall, Plymouth. Format: quad royal. Dimensions: 40 x 50 inches, 1016 x 1270 mm.

Details

Category:
Railway Posters, Notices & Handbills
Object Number:
1978-9245
type:
poster
taxonomy:
  • commercial records and equipment
status:
Permanent collection

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