Motorists... Avoid Road Congestion and Travel Fatigue', BR (WR) poster, 1957.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Poster produced for British Railways (Western Region), promoting train travel as a preferable alternative to driving by car to holiday destinations, whereby pasengers' cars could be accommodated on trains. A steam locomotive is shown travelling over a bridge, while gridlocked road traffic is seen below. Artwork by John S Smith. Dimensions: 1016mm x 635mm.