'Hornsea', LNER poster, 1936-1946.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) to promote rail travel to Hornsea, East Riding. The poster shows a woman with two young children in a train compartment looking out the window to a view of the beach at Hornsea. Artwork by Septimus E Scott, who was born in Sunderland and studied at the Royal College of Art. He also designed posters for London, Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS).