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ROYAL LABEL FACTORY 1935 MAKING SPEED LIMIT SIGNS

Slow Down!

Back in March 1935 drivers noticed new 30 MPH speed limit traffic signs appearing: it did not go well. A few days later a young lad was fishing in the village pond in Swanwick, Hants and ‘caught’ eight of these new signs. It seems that drivers have always resented being told they must slow down and obey the speed limit.
Back in 1972 lots of people asked me why have you made your speed bump in rubber?  Maybe I was worried drivers might them in ponds or canals at least rubber speed bumps would float…

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