Fishguard Harbour, Wales, 1960.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Oil painting by John Smith, showing a train stationed at the harbour, and various ferries and smaller sailing vesels in the harbour. Fishguard, in Pembrokeshire, developed into one of the main ports for ferrying pasengers between Britain and Ireland. Artwork produced for a British Railway (BR) poster promoting the Fishguard to Roslare service, 'the shortest sea route to Southern Ireland'.