'The Royal Mail Routes to Ireland', BR poster, 1957.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for British Railways (BR) to promote the royal mail shipping routes from Heysham, Lancashire to Belfast, Northern Ireland, and from Holyhead, on the Isle of Angelsea, to Dun Laoghaire, near Dublin, Ireland. The poster shows illustrations of shamrocks (representing Ireland), roses (representing England), and a daffodil (representing Wales). Artwork by Shearing. Dimensions: 1016 mm x 635 mm.