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Images Dated 8th May 2003

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Harrogate - The Royal Baths, LNER poster, 1930 Featured 8 May 2003 Image

Harrogate - The Royal Baths, LNER poster, 1930

Poster produced for London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) to promote rail travel to the Yorkshire spa town of Harrogate. The poster showing visitors strolling in gardens in front of the Royal Baths, which were first opened in 1897. Artwork by Fred Taylor, who was commissioned in 1930 to design four ceiling paintings for the Underwriting Room at Lloyd's and murals for Reed's Lacquer Room. He exhibited at the Royal Academy and other London galleries and worked for LNER, London Transport and several shipping companies

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Caernarvon Castle, LMS poster, 1929 Featured 8 May 2003 Image

Caernarvon Castle, LMS poster, 1929

Poster produced by London, Midland & Scottish Railway (LMS) to promote rail services to Caernarvon Castle in Wales. The poster shows a view of the castle, which was built by Edward I (1239-1307), from across the Menai Straits. The castle was intended as a seat of power, a symbol of English dominance over the subdued Welsh. Artwork by Norman Wilkinson (1878-1971), who studied art at Portsmouth and Southsea Schools of Art. A famous marine painter, he designed posters for several railway companies and organised the Royal Academy series of posters for the London & Midlands Railway (LMR) in 1924

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Lincoln: Angel Choir, LNER poster, 1923-1947 Featured 8 May 2003 Image

Lincoln: Angel Choir, LNER poster, 1923-1947

Poster produced for the London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) to promote rail services to Lincoln, showing an interior view of Lincoln Cathedral's Angel Choir. Built in 1256-80 and named Angel Choir after the 28 angels carved on the walls, the choir includes traceried windows in the Decorated style and the famous Lincoln Imp - a carving which is now the city's emblem. This poster shows the choir partially covered with scaffolding during restoration. Artwork by Fred Taylor (1875-1963), who designed ceiling paintings for the Underwriting Room at Lloyd's and murals for Reed's Lacquer Room. He exhibited at the Royal Academy and other London galleries and worked for the Empire Marketing Board and London Transport

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