'Withernsea', LNER poster, 1923-1947.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for the London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) to promote rail travel to Withernsea, East Riding. The poster shows the beach at Withernsea with the Pier Towers and the town in the background, and a lighthouse in the distance. Artwork by Frank Henry Mason (1876-1965), who was educated at HMS Conway and spent time at sea. He painted marine and coastal subjects and was involved in engineering and shipbuilding. He designed posters for several railway companies. Dimensions: 1016 mm x 635 mm.