'Avoid hollow sheeting', BR staff poster, 1960.
© NRM / Pictorial Collection / Science & Society Picture Library
Staff poster produced for British Railways (BR) to remind rail workers to cover goods vehicles securely in order to avoid water damage. Artwork by Frank Newbould (1887-1951), who studied at Bradford College of Art and joined the War Office in 1942. He also designed posters for the LNER (London & North Eastern Railway), GWR (Great Western Railway), Orient Line and Belgian Railways.