Henry Charles Beck known as Harry Beck, was an English technical
draughtsman best known for creating the present London Underground Tube
map in 1931. .... original design conceived in 1931 by Harry ...
Mar 29, 2013 ... That would change in 1931, when Beck began work on his prototype design. It's
not clear what inspired him to undertake the project; according ...
Jul 20, 2015 ... Harry Beck's 1931 design, shown here, would be the basis for all future
Underground maps (Credit: TfL from the London Transport Museum ...
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1931 but it was considered too radical as it did not show distances relative from
any one station to the others. ... First edition of Harry Beck's Underground map,
Nov 26, 2009 ... Enter Harry Beck, an LU engineer who in 1931 came up with the radical idea of
presenting the ever-expanding network as a circuit diagram ...
Henry Charles Beck, known as Harry Beck, was born at 14 Wesley Road in ... In
1931, he proposed a radical new design to illustrate the rapidly expanding ...
When Beck designed the iconic London Tube map in 1931, he was partly ... of
London Underground in 1931 but it was considered too radical as it did not show
... The original London Underground diagram, designed by Harry Beck in 1931 is
Nov 26, 2009 ... A thing of clarity and beauty ... detail from Harry Beck's 1931 tube map ...
Designing a London Oyster map would make a fine project for schools, design
colleges and ... How did UK end up voting to leave the European Union?
Draughtsman , Designed posters for the Underground Group 1931-1933. Harry ...
Harry Beck is best known for designing the diagrammatic map of London's ...
Harry Beck designed a diagrammatic version of the Underground map in his
spare time (1931). .... Beck does it better : Compared to the rest of the
Underground, the early map ... Beck presented his first version to the
Underground in 1931.