'Goole - s "Don" Coaling at the 40-ton Crane', LMS poster 1923-1947.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for the London Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS), showing the s 'Don' docked at the inland port of Goole, East Riding, Yorkshire, where a crane is seen loading coal onto the ship. Goole, on the River Ouse, carried a large trade in the export of coal and was the Humber Port from which the LMS fleet of cargo steamers sailed for the major continental ports. Artwork by Norman Wilkinson (1878-1971).