Green Line Pair Poster, Services from Hyde Park Corner

£250.00

By Green Line from Hyde Park Corner

In stock

Quick Description

Title

Green Line Pair Poster, Services from Hyde Park Corner

Mapmaker(s)

London Transport

Publisher

The Baynard Press

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

1947

Colour

original

Printed Area Measurements

101.5 x 62 cm [each sheet size]

Full Description

A pair poster (2 double royal sheets), each sheet 101.5 x 62 cm, printed in colours, some marginal nicks and tears to margins of right hand sheet, blank versos.

Issued in April 1947 for the start of the first summer of the fully re-instated coach network after the Second World War in a very limited run (50) for display at stops in and around Hyde Park Corner. Green Line was set up by the the LGOC in 1930 to run services between central London and destinations in the Home Counties. The poster features the pre-war style ‘bullseye’ logo, a map of Hyde Park Corner and an alphabetical list of places served by Green Line from there.