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Original poster artwork for British Railways (Western Region) poster. It depicts a view looking down on a river estuary, towards a beach. In the foreground a path leads down a wooded bank to the beach, where there are people in swimming costumes and colourful clothes. On the other bank of the river is a house near the top of a cliff. In the distance are two yachts in the river. Unframed.

National Railway Museum



Glorious Devon




oil on canvas


H 101.4 x W 126.7 cm

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obtained as a result of a direct claim of redundant material from the nationalised railway, 1972

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National Railway Museum

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