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Roker and Seaburn, BR poster, 1953

Roker and Seaburn, BR poster, 1953



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Roker and Seaburn, BR poster, 1953

Poster produced for British Railways (BR) to promote rail services to Roker and Seaburn, Tyne and Wear. Artwork by Alfred Lambart (1902-1970)

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This print takes us back to the summer of 1953, when British Railways (BR) sought to entice travelers to the picturesque coastal towns of Roker and Seaburn in Tyne and Wear. The poster, skillfully crafted by Alfred Lambart, showcases a vibrant scene that perfectly captures the essence of youth, social life, and economic prosperity during this era. As we gaze upon this artwork, our eyes are immediately drawn to the golden sandy beaches stretching as far as the eye can see. The crystal-clear waters beckon us to take a refreshing dip on a warm summer's day. Families frolic in the waves while children build sandcastles with sheer delight. The bustling promenade is alive with activity; couples stroll hand-in-hand along its length, enjoying each other's company amidst an atmosphere of carefree joy. Colorful beach huts dotting the coastline add a touch of quaint charm to this idyllic setting. Intriguingly capturing both nostalgia and aspiration simultaneously, this poster transports us back to an era where holidays were cherished moments filled with relaxation and exploration. It serves as a reminder that even then, British Railways played an integral role in connecting people from all walks of life with these hidden gems along England's coastlines. Preserved within National Railway Museum's Pictorial Collection, this print not only immortalizes Lambart's artistic brilliance but also offers us a glimpse into Britain’s rich cultural history – one that celebrates leisurely pursuits

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