Midland Railway - The Most Interesting Route to Scotland', MR poster, 1907
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Midland Railway - The Most Interesting Route to Scotland', MR poster, 1907. Poster produced for the Midland Railway (MR), showing a map of Great Britain, indicating the route taken by the 'Cock O' the North' steam locomotive, from stations in England to those in Scotland. The poster also includes illustrations of the 1025 Cock O' the North locomotive, and a large male bird holding a ribbon in its beak, inscribed with the locomotive's name. Designed and printed by Nathaniel Lloyd & Co, London SE.