'Ely - It's Quicker by Rail', LNER poster, 1940.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for the London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) showing a view of the city's huge Norman cathedral, with houses and a river in the foreground. Ely Cathedral was founded as a monastic church in 1083, becoming a cathedral in 1109, and stands on a chalk hill overlooking the city. Artwork by Loxton Knight.