'Modern Equipment for Modern Loads', LMS poster, 1923-1947.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for the London Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS) advertising specially constructed rolling stock and cranes for the loading of objects of exceptional size and weight. Pencil drawing showing a crane lowering a heavy industrial load into a train wagon. Artwork by Norman Wilkinson (1878-1971). Printed by Bemrose & Sons Ltd, Derby and London. Dimensions 1017mm x 634mm.