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.

Details

Category:
Railway Infrastructure
Object Number:
1988-7848
type:
sign
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • sign - promotional or advertising artefact
credit:
British Rail, Historical Relics