Relics

Food wrapper; 2lb Christmas pudding label 4'6, issued by London Transport Catering, circa 1970
Red label for London Transport Executive Christmas pudding, including a list of ingredients and directions for cooking. Label features two holly leaves with berries and a green griffin in a white, silhouette of a roundel.
Simple name : Food wrapper
Date : circa 1970
Collection : Relics
Object location : Acton Depot
Reference number : 2012/55357
Associated company :
  • L.T.E Food production centre
Commissioner : London Transport Executive : circa 1970
Inscription : Christmas Pudding
Additional information : From the late 1940s all the food used in London Transport (L.T.) canteens and mess rooms was produced at the London Transport Food Production Centre. Staff could also buy certain products including Christmas puddings like this one.
Material : Paper
Colour : Red,White,Green
Record completeness :
Record 100% complete

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