Poster, BR (NER), Selby Abbey , Abbot Hugh's Pillar

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Poster, BR (NER), Selby Abbey , Abbot Hugh's Pillar
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Poster, British Railways (North Eastern Region), Selby Abbey , Abbot Hugh's Pillar by Kenneth Steel, 1950. Coloured lithograph depicting the nave of Selby Abbey and the twelfth century pillar, named after Abbot Hugh and decorated with a diamond pattern. The interior of the abbey is lit through stained glass windows. People stand in the nave, and a woman in a blue skirt, jacket and hat talks with a clergyman. Text in bottom margin reads "Published by the Railway Executive (North Eastern Region) (AR 1099), Printed in Great Britain, Jordison & Co., Ltd., London & Middlesbrough". Format double royal.

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Category:
Railway Posters, Notices & Handbills
Object Number:
1978-996
type:
poster
taxonomy:
  • commercial records and equipment