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Knaresborough, River Nidd, Yorkshire. Vintage BR Travel poster by Jack Merriott. 1954

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The Great North Road Map ~ The Great North Road was the main highway between London and Scotland. It became a coaching route used by mail coaches travelling between London, York and Edinburgh. The modern A1 mainly parallels the route of the Great North Road. Coaching inns, many of which survive, were staging posts providing accommodation, stabling for horses and replacement mounts.

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Yorkshire Dales. British Railways (NER) Vintage Travel Poster by Frank Sherwin. 1953

British Railways (North Eastern Region) travel poster of The Yorkshire Dales showing hills, moors, valleys and a small hamlet with an old church. In the foreground a shepherd rests by the tranquil riverside. 1953. Artwork by Frank Sherwin.

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British Seaside Holidays in the 1950s

The Jolly Fisherman was first used to promote the virtues of Skegness in He appeared on a railway poster and has since become synonymous with the famous coastal resort. This is where David worked in The Ghost in the Electric Blue Suit by Graham Joyce

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My favourite artist's depiction of one of my favourite places. David Hockney, Sledmere. BEAUTIFUL

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10th century England, Danelaw & Jórvík - Wessex - Cumbria - Northumbria- Yorkshire is coast to coast

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