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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 18 October 2013
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Lot 181 Early Paperwork: GNR share transfer certificate for £25 shares dated 1847. Ornate title, red and black print, good condition. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 7020.
Lot 182 Early Paperwork: LONDON & MANCHESTER DIRECT INDEPENDENT RAILWAY COMPANY (Remington's Line) 2pp letter detailing the winding up arrangements for the company. Printed on blue paper, dated December 1849. - This item was not sold.
Lot 183 Early Paperwork: Twelve BANBURY AND CHELTENHAM DIRECT RAILWAY paperwork items including reports, accounts, letters and circulars, many relating to shares. Dated 1870s - 90s. (12) - Sold for £20 to bidder number 359.
Lot 184 Early Paperwork: NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY large sized form for the allotment of new stock with instalment vouchers attached. Dated 1891. Plus two NER share certificates for £2000 and £50 of 'Four and a Half per cent Redeemable Preference Stock'. Ornate side embellishment, printed on dark blue paper, unissued and undated, stamp cancelled. (3) - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1375.
Lot 185 Early Paperwork: WEAR VALLEY RAILWAY part pre-printed receipt for a promissory note for £3000. Cheque format, blue print with illustration of train emerging from tunnel. Signed by Henry Pease and other directors. Dated 1850. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 7023.
Lot 186 Early Paperwork: STOCKTON & DARLINGTON RAILWAY collection of 7 delivery tickets from colliery and lime works dated 1850s. Plus Mineral Department memo dated 1859. (8) - Sold for £30 to bidder number 7023.
Lot 187 Early Paperwork: REPORT on the London and Blackwall Commercial Railway Bill by the parliamentary committee, dated June 1837. 13pp including list of shareholders. Disbound, spine taped. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2799.
Lot 188 Early Paperwork: MANCHESTER, SHEFFIELD AND LINCOLNSHIRE RAILWAY banker's receipt for the third instalment for £6 preference shares. Foolscap sized, dated 1851. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 7020.
Lot 189 Early Paperwork: RAILWAY PASSENGER ASSURANCE COMPANY large sized policy document. Locomotive engraving top centre, dated 1862. Plus "Insurance Ticket" on blue paper dated 1853 and "Cover Note" dated 1932. (3) - This item was not sold.
Lot 190 Early Paperwork: Seven circulars to KINGTON & EARDISLEY RAILWAY shareholders re a disputed offer for the company by the GWR. Dated 1890 - 1896. Plus Llynvi & Ogmore Railway circular to shareholders on a similar matter. Dated 1880. (8) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1783.
Lot 191 Early Paperwork: LNWR agreement to buy land in Liverpool for the Speke and Edge Hill widening. Foolscap sized, 4pp including plan of area affected. Dated 1888. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1426.
Lot 192 Early Paperwork: BRISTOL & EXETER RAILWAY share transfer certificate for one share dated 1836. Plus similar GWR example for £100 shares dated 1844. (2) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3722.
Lot 193 Early Paperwork: BRISTOL & EXETER RAILWAY director's report and accounts for the half year ending December 1858. Large size, 8pp, folded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 194 Early Paperwork: LONDON OXFORD & CHELTENHAM RAILWAY prospectus. Large size, 4pp dated 1846. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1871.
Lot 195 Early Paperwork: LONDON OXFORD CHELTENHAM GLOUCESTER TEWKESBURY AND HEREFORD RAILWAY (Direct Line) prospectus. Large size, 4pp including map. Circa 1845. Spine split causing separation into two halves. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1871.
Lot 196 Early Paperwork: SURREY GRAND JUNCTION RAILWAY COMPANY prospectus. Large size, 4pp including map, folded, dated 1845. Small tears at folds. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 249.
Lot 197 Early Paperwork: BRIGHTON & CONTINENTAL RAILWAY prospectus. Foolscap size, 2pp dated 1846. Some foxing. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 249.
Lot 198 Early Paperwork: LONDON & BIRMINGHAM RAILWAY HOTEL & DORMITORIES prospectus. Large size, 4pp including plan and illustration, dated April 1838. Folded, fragile, tape repairs at folds. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1426.
Lot 199 Early Paperwork: NER agreement to purchase land at Hill Top from Joseph and Henry Pease and others. Large sized four page document with plan attached. Dated 1871. - This item was not sold.
Lot 200 Early Paperwork: SOUTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY large sized vellum document re nominations of surveyors and list of land owners and usage. Dated 1849, wax seal attached, signed by several local dignitaries. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 7020.