Take me by the Flying Scotsman

Made:
1932
publisher:
London & North Eastern Railway
artist:
Alfred Reginald Thomson

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Poster, London & North Eastern Railway, 'Take me by the Flying Scotsman' by A R Thomson, 1932. Text reads 'Take me by the flying Scotsman, from Kings Cross at 10am weekdays. With apologies to the Southern Railway". Coloured lithograph depicting the wheels of the Flying Scotsman with a young girl looking up in awe from the platform towards the driver, who is talking to her through a speaking tube. Pastiche of the Southern Railway poster "I'm Taking an Early Holiday cos I know Summer Comes Soonest in the South". Format: double royal, 40 x 25 inch, 1016 x 635mm.

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Category:
Railway Posters, Notices & Handbills
Identifier:
1977-5592
type:
poster
taxonomy:
  • commercial records and equipment
status:
Permanent collection

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