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Poster produced by London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) to promote train services to East Anglia. The poster shows an illustration of the Battle of Sole Bay off Southwold, which took place on 20 May 1672. Artwork by Frank Mason (1876-1965), who was educated at HMS Conway and spent time at sea. He painted marine and coastal subjects. In addition to designing railway posters, he was also involved in engineering and shipbuilding in Leeds and Hartlepool.
'East Anglia', LNER poster, 1923-1947.