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Whitbread Ships & Shipping Inn Signs, Maritime 1974 Inn Signs, Maritime 1974 M25 - The brewers Whitbread & Co. began issuing their reproductions of Inn Signs in 1951, the last being the 1974 Maritime Series, our Set of the Month for October. Unlike their other series where the card could be collected only at the public house where the sign was depicted – taking a degree of dedication for even hardened drinkers – the Maritime Series cards could be collected in any one of the 700 Whitbread pubs. As Whitbread said at the time “The sea had always been an important part of our heritage and we honour this tradition with a fine set of maritime inn signs befitting an island race”. Among the subjects are “Nelson”, “Shiny Sheff” (HMS Sheffield, now moored on the Thames),“Sir Francis Chichester” (on Plymouth’s Barbican where the round-the-world sailor landed in 1967 and “Gypsy Moth” the name of Chichester’s boat, “the Britannia” (now decommissioned and open to the public at Leaith) with the name spelt incorrectly as Brittania in the text
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Inn Signs, Maritime 1974

Inn Signs, Maritime 1974

Whitbread - M25 in set

Catalogue Price £7.50 Special Offer £5.00

Whitbread Miscellaneous Trade Cards Duke without a Head Inn Sign 1958 Duke without a Head Inn Sign 1958 M1 -
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Duke without a Head Inn Sign 1958

Duke without a Head Inn Sign 1958

Whitbread - M1 in set

£10.00

Whitbread Miscellaneous Trade Cards Inn Signs London (12 different cards from the set of 15 minus numbers 3,10,13) 1973 Inn Signs London (12 different cards from the set of 15 minus numbers 3,10,13) 1973 M12 out of 15 -
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Inn Signs London (12 different cards from the set of 15 minus numbers 3,10,13) 1973
Whitbread Miscellaneous Trade Cards Inn Signs Devon and Somerset 1973 Inn Signs Devon and Somerset 1973 M25 -
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Inn Signs Devon and Somerset 1973

Inn Signs Devon and Somerset 1973

Whitbread - M25 in set

£60.00

 
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