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'Festival of Britain - Excursions to London', BR (NER) poster, 1951.

Roberts, Bruce

'Festival of Britain - Excursions to London', BR (NER) poster, 1951.
4 0 c m
actual image size: 20cm x 32cm


Poster produced for British Railways (BR), North Eastern Region (NER), promoting rail travel to the 1951 Festival of Britain in London, showing a timetable of excursions from north-eastern England to London. Opened by King George VI in 1951 on a WWII bomb site near Waterloo, the Festival of Britain aimed to celebrate British culture, design and manufacturing achievement. Artwork by Bruce Roberts. Printed by Waterlow & Sons Ltd, London. Dimensions: 1016mm x 635mm.

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