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April 23, 2022

‘Railways Old and New’ by David French GRA

The Old Courthouse, Shap, Main Street
Shap, CA10 3NL
‘Railways Old and New’ Exhibition Poster by David French GRA

Opening times vary visit


The Exhibit ‘A’ Gallery: Artist Background

Born in 1944, in Liversedge, West Yorkshire, David has had a lifelong interest in railways.

He started his

working life as a Commercial Artist in the Photographic Industry, before moving into the Textile Industry, where he spent the next 40 years as a Carpet Designer. On retirement, he could devote more time to painting and became a member of the Guild of Railway Artists, achieving the GRA after 3 years as an associate member.

Living now in the Lake District, David also paints other subjects including landscapes and wildlife. His mediums are acrylics and watercolours.

Free Admission

Disabled access and toilet facilities.   Free parking in the forecourt.

‘Railways Old and New’ Exhibition Poster by David French GRA