'Hastings', SE&CR poster, 1905.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for the South Eastern & Chatham Railway (1899-1923) to promote rail services from Charing Cros, Victoria, Cannon Street & London Bridge to Hastings on American car trains. The poster promotes cheap weekend and day tickets to and from London, and the 'splendid boating and bathing', first-clas hotels and charming walks and drives that Hastings could offer. The poster is illustrated with a view of the seafront. Artwork by an unknown artist. Dimensions: 1010mm x 630mm.