From left to right Sign layout diagram, 1960 and M1 Motorway sign 1960, both by Kinneir Calvert. Pictogram System for ERCO by Otl Aicher, 1972-92.

Exhibition Design for the Design Museum, showing their permanent collection.

Clacket Lane Services sign on the M25. Taken during our real time, 117 mile trip around the M25.

Clacket Lane Services sign on the Taken during our real time, 117 mile trip around the Definitely need to avoid this section of the always

M6 overhead motorway sign December 2014

M6 overhead motorway sign December 2014

Storks nest on motorway signs outside Aveiro, Portugal (Picture: Paulo Duarte/AP)

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Storks nest on motorway signs outside Aveiro, Portugal . These storks are protected and they have to leave the nests where ever they are.

UK Motorways - M6 north onto M42 South

UK Motorways - north onto South

The junction at park street for the now downgraded M10 motorway

The junction at park street for the now downgraded motorway

M5 Motorway - route confirmatory sign north of junction 5 by Peter Whatley

Motorway - route confirmatory sign north of junction 5 by Peter Whatley

A sign at Junction 26 of the M1 motorway.

Way to go: the woman who invented Britain’s road signs

In the Margaret Calvert designed an entirely new signage system for the UK’s roads. Fifty years on, she explains how she did ‘possibly the biggest graphic design job ever’ – and why she’s still haunted by it

Download this stock image: A3 M3 M4 M40 A320 M25 motorway sign - ERKFCR from Alamy's library of millions of high resolution stock photos, Stock Photo, illustrations and vectors.

Download this stock image: A3 M3 M4 M40 A320 M25 motorway sign - ERKFCR from Alamy's library of millions of high resolution stock photos, Stock Photo, illustrations and vectors.

motorway signage system designed by Jock Kinneirand Margaret Calvert

motorway signage system designed by Jock Kinneirand Margaret Calvert

Motorway toll signs on the M4 for the Second Severn Bridge crossing in Wales

Stock Photo - Motorway toll signs on the for the Second Severn Bridge crossing in Wales

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