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British Road signs - some monotonous examples of simplified road symbols. This system was designed by typographer Margaret Calvert (born 1936) with colleague Jock Kinneir

from BuzzFeed

26 Things That The Rest Of The World Finds Weird About Britain

This Reddit user seemed like their whole life had been building up to this evisceration of British road signs.

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50 years of British road signs

Transport on a dye-line information sheet, 1967. Jock Kinneir, Margaret Calvert. Kinneir Calvert Associates. 50 years of British road signs:

from the Guardian

Way to go: the woman who invented Britain’s road signs

Deer crossing. 50 Years of British Road Signs

from MADE NORTH STORE - Contemporary Northern Design and Craft

Margaret Calvert ‘Wild Animals’ print

To celebrate our '50th Anniversary of the British Road Sign' project we asked Margaret Calvert to select five road sign designs (one for each decade) from the many that she originally produced in the 1960s.