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Liam on Instagram: “Leith, Edinburgh 1987 #edinburgh #class37 #diesellocomotive”

Liam on Instagram: “Leith, Edinburgh 1987 #edinburgh #class37 #diesellocomotive”

617 Likes, 15 Comments - Liam (@trainsbyliam) on Instagram: “Leith, Edinburgh 1987 #edinburgh #class37 #diesellocomotive”

Class 52 D1048 Western Lady draws to a halt at Plymouth. It was a hot but overcast day on 8th September 1975 when D1048 arrived with this Paddington - Penzance working.

The Lady visits Plymouth

Class 52 D1048 Western Lady draws to a halt at Plymouth. It was a hot but overcast day on 8th September 1975 when D1048 arrived with this Paddington - Penzance working. In the background 47 500 lurks, unphotographed... Photo Jean Dowling Copyright Geoff Dowling; All rights reserved.

British Rail Inter-City 125 timetable brochure for the High Speed Train service, 3rd Oct 1977 to 7th May 1978.

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British Rail Inter-City 125 timetable brochure for the High Speed Train service, 3rd Oct 1977 to 7th May 1978.

British Rail Inter-City 125 timetable brochure for the first High Speed Train service, 4th Oct 1976 to 1st May 1977.

THIS WAY BOOKS - THIS WAY BOOKS

British Rail Inter-City 125 timetable brochure for the first High Speed Train service, 4th Oct 1976 to 1st May 1977.

UNITED KINGDOM - MARCH 09: Poster produced by British Railways (BR) to promote Inter-City services from Reading to Bath, Bristol Temple Meads, Cardiff and Swansea. Artwork by an unknown artist

New £4.5billion train service SLOWER than journey times in the 1970s

Great Western Railway boasted its upgraded electric Super Express trains would cut journey times by up to 17 minutes by 2018

'This is a Red Star Station', BR (NER) poster, 1983.

'This is a Red Star Station', BR (NER) poster, 1983.

'This is a Red Star Station', BR (NER) poster, 1983. by . Museum quality art prints with a selection of frame and size options, canvases, postcards and mugs. SSPL Science and Society Picture Library

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British Rail has had a lasting impact upon not only the rail industry in the UK and world, but also on design standards.

Poster produced for British Rail (BR), Central Advertising Services (CAS), showing an intercity sleeper train travelling by night, with the full moon seen in the background. Printed by Cancol Ltd.

Poster produced for British Rail , Central Advertising Services ,...

Poster produced for British Rail , Central Advertising Services , showing an intercity sleeper train travelling by night, with the full moon seen in the background. Printed by Cancol Ltd.

British Rail - the development of the major trunk routes - February 1965 by mikeyashworth, via Flickr

British Rail - the development of the major trunk routes - February 1965

The corollary of the infamous 'Beeching Report' was this 1965 publication - the document that went to extol were on the network investment and development would take place. Issued in February 1965 it showed the 'core' network for both passengers and freight and how this had been arrived at. I suppose it helped launch 'Inter-City' in some ways - on the freight side the optimistic view of heavy manufacturing industry and its location (that helped focus the Board's view at the time) would not…

Wallace Henning on Twitter: "Colours looking good! HUV litho scatter proof back from the printers for the British Rail Manual.… "

Wallace Henning on Twitter

“Colours looking good! HUV litho scatter proof back from the printers for the British Rail Manual.”

British Rail symbol

British Rail’s double-arrow logo, by the Design Research Unit

Gerry Barney of the Design Research Unit conceived the famous double-arrow, a remarkably robust and memorable icon that has outlasted British Rail itself.

Nextr Timeline Transition

Nextr Timeline Transition

For better understanding: The app shows the train/bus names for the connection on default and by touching the "timeline" button the duration details are unveiled.

High Speed Rail: The future is (nearly) here!

HS2 holds great potential, but the government must ensure all our railways are fit for the future

The High Speed Rail project holds great potential, but to make the most of that investment, the government must ensure all our railways are fit for the future.

British Rail — Design Research Unit by lillian

British Rail — Design Research Unit

British Rail — Design Research Unit by lillian on Indulgy.com