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London-based designer and illustrator Tim Fishlock posterized Harry Beck's famous alphabet made of sections and lines from the London Underground map. From the book "Alphabets: A Miscellany of Letters" by David Sacks
Typography Alphabet :: Tube Font
subway alphabet | #type #design #typography
Many of our present day fonts are remakes from anther day. But that's the way people seem to like things. We like the vaguely familiar with the new twist feel .
London Underground poster - Visit the London Zoo
The first underground train system in the world. Over 40% of it is overground ! Still says London
London Underground Poster
The Lap of Lucky by Frederick Charles Herrick 1925 London Underground Poster First Lap 5am Last Lap 1am Between These Hours London's Underground Maintains A Continuous Perfermance
Alphabet by Skinny Ships, via Flickr
Gina Hollingsworth - Fold | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
The alphabet is expressed with circles. Without telling what they are, it would be kind of hard to see what alphabet they are. However, this would be cool to use to title a mod (incorporating the theme into the type).
#font. i have a font fetish. ok not really that's weird