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Service to Industry, BR poster, 1948-1964 Featured England Print

Service to Industry, BR poster, 1948-1964

Poster produced for British Railways (BR) to advertise the company's services to industry. The poster shows locomotives arriving and departing at the ICI chemical works at Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees. Every year, ICI relied on British Railways to deliver nearly 2 million tons of coal and 150, 000 tons of other commodities to its chemical works at Billingham. BR also transported three quarters of a million tons of fertilisers, cement, bulk liquids and other products despatched from the works. Artwork by Terence Cuneo, who studied at the Chelsea and Slade Art Schools. In addition to a long career designing railway posters, he also painted portraits (including royal portraits) and ceremonial and military subjects

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Lichfield Cathedral, BR poster, 1948 Featured England Print

Lichfield Cathedral, BR poster, 1948

Poster produced for British Raiways (BR) to promote rail travel to Lichfield, Staffordshire. The poster shows a view of the exterior of Litchfield Cathedral. Built in the Gothic style from local sandstone in the 12th century, Lichfield Cathedral is unique among English medieval cathedrals in having three spires. The west front is a 19th century reproduction of a 13th-14th century original. Artwork by Claude Buckle (1905-1973), who originally trained as an architect but turned to fine art in 1928. He painted in both oil and watercolour and was a prolific poster artist for GWR as well as BR. Much of his original poster artwork is held at the National Railway Museum

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