Henry Charles Beck known as Harry Beck, was an English technical
draughtsman best known for creating the present London Underground Tube
map in 1931.
Mar 29, 2013 ... Ken Garland, courtesy of London Transport Museum You won't find Harry Beck's
face on any coins or postage stamps, but his fingerprints are ...
Originally considered too radical, Harry Beck's London Underground Tube ... To
find out more more about Harry Beck and his world famous map please visit the ...
Jul 20, 2015 ... The fact that there were so many Underground maps before Harry Beck's famous
'diagram' of 1931 – the blueprint of today's maps – was proof ...
Harry Beck was an electrical draughtsman and produced drawings of electrical
circuits; circuits used in the running of the Underground itself but his training had
Mar 25, 2013 ... There's no excuse for tourists not being able to find their way to the latest blue
plaque to be unveiled in London: it will honour Harry Beck, ...
Harry Beck designed the London Underground map of 1933. Beck's design
simplified ... Kinnear and Calvert are famous for designing UK road signs. They
Mar 4, 2009 ... Detail from Harry Beck's 1951 Paris Metro map design (which was rejected .... (
note the adoption of the famous London Underground roundel).
Henry (Harry) Beck worked as an electrical draftsman in London. ... Underground
(subway) which led to his famous "schematic" design which used horizontal, ...
London-based designer and illustrator Tim Fishlock posterized Harry Beck's
famous alphabet made of sections and lines from the London Underground map.