Beck’s 1945 Passenger Map, Final Wartime Issue

£200.00

The first official London underground passenger map to be printed since spring 1943, at least partly due to paper shortages

In stock

Three panel passenger map, 15 x 22.5 cm, printed in colours on card, very slight spotting to folds on cover side.

This was the first official passenger map to be printed since spring 1943, at least partly due to paper shortages. When printed in February 1945 it was identified in the print code as issue No. 1, though no second issue appeared in that year. The rectilinear design was introduced by Beck in 1941.

Title

Beck's 1945 Passenger Map, Final Wartime Issue

Mapmaker(s)

BECK, Henry Charles

Publisher

Johnson, Riddle & Co. Ltd

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

1945

Colour

original

Printed Area Measurements

15 x 22.5 cm