'Lancaster Castle', BR (LMR) poster, 1950.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Lancaster Castle', BR (LMR) poster, 1950. Poster produced for British Railways (BR), London Midland Region (LMR), promoting rail travel to Lancaster Castle in Lancashire, showing a view of the castle, which includes an 11th century Norman keep, and later medieval additions initiated by John of Gaunt. Elizabeth I added fortifications to the castle as a defence against the Spanish Armada. Artwork by Kenneth Steel. Printed by Stafford & Co Ltd, Netherfield, Nottingham. Dimensions: 1016mm x 635mm.