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District line D78 Stock

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Width: 21 cm
Height: 14.8 cm

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District line D78 Stock

D for District line and 78 for the year of manufacture. A fleet of 75 trains were built by Metro-Cammell in Birmingham between 1978 and 1981 and introduced into service between 1980 and 1983.

The D Stock replaced a mixed bag of stock including the CO/CP and R Stock.

Finished in a silver livery with a splash of red on the nose to add some colour, which had be used on the earlier 1973 stock.

The original interior was designed to be colourful and inviting with a palette of orange, yellow, brown and beige. The original seating moquette designed by Sir Misha Black proved very popular and became so iconic it became available to buy on a variety of products from the London Transport Museum shop.

The interior wore well and lasted well into the 2000s before the trains received a total refurbishment inside and out, this was done by Bombardier in Derby between 2006 and 2008.

 This artwork shows the D Stock in its original silver livery and the refurbished design.


Printed on 200gsm Tintoretto

Soft textured surface paper that has a natural white finish equivalent to a traditional water colour fine art paper, designed for high quality fine art and photographic reproduction.


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Frame is not included

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