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Royal Naval College, Dartmouth EPW024215 Featured Print

Royal Naval College, Dartmouth EPW024215

ROYAL NAVAL COLLEGE, Dartmouth, Devon, photographed in 1928. This officer training college was purpose built on this site in 1905 to a design by Sir Aston Webb. The college originated in 1863 and had previously housed students in hulks moored on the River Dart. Cadets as young as 13 were trained here in naval skills and leadership. Graduates from Dartmouth provided much of the officer corps of the Royal Navy through both World Wars. The present Duke of Edinburgh, Prince of Wales and Duke of York all attended the college. Now known as the Britannia Royal Naval College, this building still provides a training base for naval officers of many foreign and commonwealth countries as well as the Royal Navy. Aerofilms Collection (see Links).

© Historic England

'East Coast Joys No 2 - Sun-bathing', LNER poster, 1931 Featured Print

'East Coast Joys No 2 - Sun-bathing', LNER poster, 1931

Poster produced by London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) to promote rail travel to the East coast of England. This poster, entitled 'Sun Bathing', was second in a series of six posters illustrating the various pastimes that could be enjoyed on the east coast. The posters formed a continuous scene when placed next to each other, but each was designed so that it could also stand alone. Artwork by Tom Purvis (1888-1957), who rallied for the professionalisation of commercial art. In 1930 he was one of the group of artists who founded the Society of Industrial Artists, which campaigned for improved standards of training for commercial artists in order to broaden their scope of employment.

© NRM/Pictorial Collection

'Blackpool', BR poster, 1960 Featured Print

'Blackpool', BR poster, 1960

Poster produced for British Railways (BR) London, Midland Region to promote train services to the popular Lancashire seaside resort of Blackpool, showing a woman in a red bathing costume and hat lying on the beach reading a book. Blackpool Tower is seen in the background. Artwork by Dickens.

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