'Stratford-upon-Avon', BR poster, 1948-1965.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for British Railways (BR) Western Region to promote rail travel to the Warwickshire town of Stratford-Upon-Avon, the birthplace of the playwright William Shakespeare (1564-1616). The poster shows a statue of Shakespeare, with a Tudor timber-framed house in the background. Artwork by an unknown artist. Dimensions: 1015 mm x 635 mm.