'Bavaria', BR poster, c 1960s.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for British Railways (BR) to promote rail and ship services via the Hook of Holland and the Rhine Valley to Bavaria in Germany. The poster shows a photographic view of Neuschwanstein Castle with the Alps in background. The castle was built between 1869 and 1884 for the Bavarian King Ludwig II (1845-1886). By an unknown photographer. Dimensions: 1016 mm x 634 mm.