Photographic advertising board, Great Western Railway

Made:
c. 1907 in Newport station

Photographic advertising board, Great Western Railway, holiday resorts and places of interest, 26 hand-coloured photographs, framed, formerly displayed at Newport station, 2745mm x 1375mm. Features photographs of Windsor Castle; Anstey's Cove, Torquay; Barmouth Bridge and Cader Idris; The Rows, Chester; St Ives; Shakespeare's birthplace, Stratford-upon-Avon; Abbot Reginald's Gateway, Evesham; Gurnard's Head, St Ives; Landing Place, Totnes; High Street, Exeter; Beacon Cove, Newquay; Exeter Cathedral; Bath Abbey; Magdalen College, Oxford; Portland Cove (Chesil Beach); Cockington Forge, Torquay; Ann Hathaway's Cottage; approach to Babbacombe, Torquay; St Mawes; Upwey, near Weymouth; Dawlish; Blarney Castle, County Cork; Lulworth Castle; Hereford Cathedral; Cheddar Valley; Anchor Head, Weston-super-Mare.

Details

Category:
Fixtures & Fittings from Railway Buildings
Object Number:
2004-7386
type:
advertising
taxonomy:
  • disciplines
  • disciplines
  • social sciences
  • communications
status:
Permanent collection

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