'Woodhall Spa', LNER poster, 1923-1930.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for the London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) to promote rail travel to Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire,. The poster shows holidaymakers relaxing under the trees, with the spa baths and pump room seen in the background. Woodhall Spa was originally an Edwardian town, founded on spa waters discovered on the Lincolnshire heathland in the 19th century. It became a fashionable holiday destination with many large, grand hotels. Artwork by Howard K Elcock.