Weston Super-Mare by Claude Buckle

Weston Super-Mar, the Winter Gardens Pavilion in Royal Parade

This iconic railway poster of Weston Super-Mare by Claude Buckle painted in 1946 shows the Winter Gardens Pavilion with the Grand Pier just off the picture looking north along the Royal Parade with the Bristol Channel on the left. The scene is little changed today. (2011) This poster may have been painted before the war but published after but before the separate railway companies were nationalized and became British Rail(BR).    Date painted 1946 Issued 1947 Baynard Press GWR LMS       BACK