Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 165P, Closing Date: 18 October 2013

SRA Postal Auction: Official Publications Pre-Grouping

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Lot 435 PULLMAN CAR COMPANY published booklet "The Golden Way - Scottish Towns Number". Coloured pictorial paperback covers advertising "Abdulla" cigarettes. 88pp dated July - September 1933. Good condition. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 692

Lot 436 SOUTH EASTERN AND CHATHAM RAILROAD OF ENGLAND guide book "The Royal Routes between England and the Continent of Europe". Red and white covers showing map of routes. 66pp guide to major European cities. Dated April 1912. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 624

Lot 437 LSWR publication "Guide for Allotment Holders". Card covers with coat of arms on front, 20pp, dated March 1918. Covers worn, ring stain on front. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 701

Lot 438 LSWR publication "88 Years of Progress". 16pp report of the final annual meeting of shareholders and commemorating the history of the company 1834-1922. Illustrated card covers. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 692

Lot 439 MIDLAND RAILWAY guide book "Isle of Man via Barrow-in-Furness & Lakeland". Smaller sized, coloured pictorial card covers showing woman on ship, 60pp plus fold out map and 12pp travel information section. Dated 1903. Slight wear to covers. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 819

Lot 440 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY guide book "Tours in Scotland". Coloured pictorial card covers showing major sights in the country. 144pp dated 1893. Good condition. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 692

Lot 441 LNWR publication "Guide to Hotels, Boarding Houses and Apartments, House & Estate Agents, Schools, etc". Coloured pictorial paperback covers showing house on hill overlooking sea. 130pp plus fold out map. Dated 1912. Disbound, some spine damage, generally good. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 692

Lot 442 LNWR official publication "Wordsworth Country. Ullswater & Shap Wells". Coloured paperback covers with small sepia photo view in centre. 48pp plus fold out map, dated 1914. Good condition. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 692

Lot 443 L&YR publicity booklet "The Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway and its connections with the Port of Goole". Paperback, 16pp plus fold out maps, circa 1900s. Covers poor and detached. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 692

Lot 444 Souvenir of the opening of IMMINGHAM DOCK by the King on 22nd July 1912. Coloured pictorial card covers showing ships, loco and allegorical figures. 20+pp including coloured plates plus fold out plan of the docks. Landscape format, cord binding, good condition. - Sold for £150 to bidder number 2058

Lot 445 GCR programme for the opening of Immingham Dock by the King on 22nd July 1912. Card covers showing coat of arms, 6pp plus fold out plan of the docks and seating arrangements for the ceremony. Vertical fold, some edge wear to covers. - Sold for £210 to bidder number 3714

Lot 446 MSJ&AR souvenir booklet for the Electrification of The Manchester - Altrincham Train Service on May 11th 1931. Card covers, 20pp plus adverts. Slight foxing to covers. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1063

Lot 447 GALLOWAY SALOON STEAM PACKET CO "Guide to the Forth, Leith to East Coast". Illustrated paperback covers showing major sights, 20pp plus adverts and fold out map, dated 1897. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1143

Lot 448 GLOUCESTER AND SHARPNESS STEAM PACKET COMPANY guide book "Delightful Water Excursions between Gloucester & Sharpness. Card covers with attached photo on front, 64pp circa 1920s. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 287

Total number of Lots in Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 14.

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