York's Oriental Express

York's Oriental Express (poster (reproduction))

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Poster, British Broadcasting Corporation, for the television programme York's Oriental Express, 2001. Depicts a photograph of the front of a Japanese series 1 'Shinkansen' bullet train on the red disc of the Japanese flag. The text is on black ground at the top and bottom of the poster and reads "York's Oriental Express, 12 July 7.30 pm, BBC Two, Yorkshire & North East". The poster advertised a programme documenting the arrival of the bullet train at the National Railway Museum and its journey from Japan.


Railway Posters, Notices & Handbills
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poster (reproduction)