talkingtypes: Visual message: metro map Author: Tim Fishlock Nicely done - even if some of the letters are a bit of a stretch - but Animals on the Underground is more fun.
London-based designer and illustrator Tim Fishlock posterized Harry Beck's famous alphabet made of sections and lines from the London Underground map. From the book "Alphabets: A Miscellany of Letters" by David Sacks
Drawing for diagrammatic London Underground map, Harry Beck, 1931
London Underground Map by Harry Beck 1933
Harry Beck, designer of the London Underground map, has been honoured with an English Heritage Blue Plaque, unveiled today at Beck's birthplace in Leyton
A planned extension to the capital's public transport system could mark the end of the line for the classic London tube map.
f: Harry Beck / London tube map / 1933
tube: Escalator mazes by Nicolas Monroe at Oxford circus
Harry Beck designed the iconic London Underground tube map in Most other urban and metro maps across the world are based on his original idea.