'Navy Week', SR poster, 1930.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for the Southern Railway (SR) to promote cheap day tickets to the dockyards of Chatham, Portsmouth and Devonport open to the public during Navy Week. The poster shows an illustration of a vesel being repaired. Artwork by Leslie Carr, who painted marine subjects and architectural and river scenes. He designed posters for SR, London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) and British Railways (BR). Dimensions: 1016 mm x 1270 mm.