Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 165P, Closing Date: 18 October 2013

SRA Postal Auction: Handbills Pre-Grouping

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Lot 422 Two GNR handbills for reduced fares to Hertford from local stations for the Hertford Town whit-Monday fete 1922 and excursion to Folkestone from the Hitchin area August 1899. Plus GCR handbill for excursion to London from Liverpool for the Anglo-American exhibition June 1914. Last example creased and torn. (3) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 3021

Lot 423 Twelve MIDLAND RAILWAY handbills, all for excursions from the Bradford area to various locations including events in London, Epsom Races, Newcastle Races, Buxton Well Dressing. All on coloured paper, dated 1870s. (12) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 324

Lot 424 L&YR. Ten L&YR single page excursion handbills, mostly to Blackpool or Hull Fair. All on coloured paper, dated 1891 - 1908. String tears and small areas of loss to most. (10) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 872

Lot 425 L&YR. Nine L&YR excursion handbills, destinations include Liverpool Races, Blackpool or Hull Fair. Most on coloured paper, dated 1900 - 1911. String tears and small areas of loss to most. (9) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 872

Lot 426 APPROX 15 early handbills from pre-grouping companies including Cambrian, E&W Junction and MR, Furness, GCR, GER, IOW Railway, etc. Interesting selection, unfortunately most in poor condition, many with areas of loss. (13) - Sold for £120 to bidder number 2708

Total number of Lots in Handbills Pre-Grouping: 5.

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