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Typeset in Greater Albion's 'Bertoni' typeface family. Bertoni is a high contrast Didone family of twenty faces, which combines extreme legibility with distinctive character. It is able to hold its own in modern usage while having features rooted in a deep period charm.
Railway Posters – part 5
This large series on railway poster deals mainly with what could be called the golden age of the railway poster, where the sun always shone and the British seaside was as glamorous as the Côte d’Azur. Many talented and famous artists like Frank Newbould, John Hassall and Terence Cuneo worked on these posters. For more information, and for other works, see parts 1 to 4 also. This is part 5 of a 9 – part series on Railway Posters: Fred Taylor ( 1875-1963 ) Bridlington LNER c1927 Fred Taylor…
Saltburn by the Sea, Yorkshire. Vintage LNER Railway Travel poster by Henry George Gawthorn.
Vintage travel poster produced for the London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) to promote train services to Saltburn-by-the-Sea in Cleveland. The poster shows a view of the beach, cliffs and the entrance to the pier, where couples with parasols are seen strolling. The resort has the only pier in North East England and was famed for its white sands. Artwork by Henry George Gawthorn (1879-1941), who started out as an architect but later turned to pictorial art. He wrote several books on poster…
The Beeching report: How railway cuts divided Yorkshire
Exactly 50 years on from the infamous Beeching Report, BBC News visits two areas of Yorkshire whose rail links faced different fates.
Southend - Griffin
Title - Southend-on-Sea, Westcliff-on-Sea, Leigh-on-Sea, Thorpe Bay, Shoeburyness - High Sunshine - Low Rainfall . Location - Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England . Artist - Frederick Griffin ROI (1906-1976) . Description - A lovely summer's day looking down over Southend seafront, beaches, boating lake and the pier entrance, with the cliff gardens above. The beaches are very busy and the jetties are in use with boats. Ye ar Published - 1960 Size - Double Royal (approx 40 x 25in or 101.5 x…