For the perfect holiday... Southsea and Portsmouth

1953 in United Kingdom
British Railways, Southern Region
Jordison and Company Limited
David Lewis

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' For the perfect holiday .. Portsmouth and Southsea ' (poster)
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Poster, British Railways (Southern Region), For the perfect holiday... Southsea and Portsmouth, Travel by Train, by David Lewis, 1953. Depicts an anchor on a beach, given human form by wearing a trilby or sunhat, and appearing to smoke a pipe and wear a belt and trousers. Two semaphore railway signals wrap around the anchor like scarves. In the background is the sea and a liner or ferry. Printed in Great Britain by Jordison and Company Ltd, 1953.


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