Yorkshire Dales

Made:
1952
maker:
Chorley and Pickersgill Limited
and
British Railways
artist:
Frank Sherwin

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Poster, BR (NER), Yorkshire Dales by Frank Sherwin
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Poster, British Railways (North Eastern Region), Yorkshire Dales by Frank Sherwin, 1952. Coloured lithograph depicting the scene looking across a river valley to a church and a small village, with hills beyond. Accompanying text reads "A land of narrow valleys and attractive villages, of heather-covered hills and moors, of ancient abbeys and castles, the principal dales are readily accessible by rail and form a holiday paradise for walkers, anglers and all who prefer the quieter place. Train services and fares from British Railways stations, offices and agencies". Format double royal. Printed by Chorley & Pickersgill.

Details

Category:
Railway Posters, Notices & Handbills
Object Number:
1979-7786
type:
poster
taxonomy:
  • commercial records and equipment
status:
Permanent collection

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