Illuminated sign, "Underground"

Sign, "Underground" sign, circular and illuminated internally. Shows large "U" and an arrow.

This is a Glasgow Underground roundel sign which dates from the 1960s or 1970s - during this time the Glasgow Underground system was undergoing a period of modernisation and this iconic sign with illuminated "U" was used both before and after this programme of modernisation.

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Railway Infrastructure
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  • visual and verbal communication
  • sign - promotional or advertising artefact
British Rail, Historical Relics

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