'Atlantic Coast Express', BR poster, 1948-1965.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for British Railways (BR) to promote rail travel to the West of England from London. The poster shows a map of Devon and Cornwall with the locations of holiday resorts, stations served by the railway and journey times from London. A schematic child holding a bucket and spade is wading in the sea above the map. Artwork by A Stevens.