Narrow gauge train, Leek & Manifold Valley Railway, Staffordshire, 1905.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
'Travel in 1905'. Oil painting by Cuthbert Hamilton Ellis, made in 1951, for a British Railways, London Midlands Region (BR/LMR) carriage print. The train is depicted at Wetton Mill in Staffordshire. This was one of a series of paintings commisioned for carriage prints by George Dow, advertising manager of BR/LMR during the 1950s.