Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 18 October 2013

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Lot 441 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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.

Lot 449 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "Great Western Ports 1928". Pictorial card covers, 312pp plus maps and adverts. Spine poor, rust staining to covers, bindings loose. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 692.

Lot 450 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "Great Western Ports 1929". Pictorial card covers, 328pp plus maps and adverts. Small annotation top edge of front cover otherwise OK. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 692.

Lot 451 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "GWR Docks 1937". Illustrated card covers, 335pp plus adverts and fold out maps. Details the company's extensive system of docks. Minor cover wear, bindings loose. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 692.

Lot 452 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "Docks of the GWR". Card covers with illustration of ship in docks, 74pp plus several fold-out plans of the company's docks. Dated July 1931. Some foxing. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 692.

Lot 453 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "Holidays 1926 - The Ideal Holiday Lands of the GWR". Photo illustrated covers showing sailing ship at quayside, 24pp plus fold out map, staples removed, covers dusty. - This item was not sold.

Lot 454 Official Publications GWR: GWR publication "Shakespeare Land - the world's great travel shrine". 20pp guide with plates and fold-out map, dated April 1924. Contained in leather bound covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front. VGC. - Sold for £170 to bidder number 2920.

Lot 455 Official Publications GWR: GWR publication "The Cornish Riviera - its scenery, attractions and historical associations". 18pp guide with plates and fold-out map, dated April 1924. Contained in leather bound covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front. VGC. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 456 Official Publications GWR: GWR information booklet "Door to Door by Country Cartage Services". Card covers with photo illustration of lorry, 8pp detailing scale of charges. Circa 1920s. Annotations and foxing to cover, centre pages detached at rusty staples. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 2661.

Lot 457 Official Publications GWR: GWR booklet "Exceptional Loads". Illustrated card covers showing large load on wagon. 28pp fully illustrated guide to the different wagon types available. Dated 1936. Faults to spine and slightly marked covers. Plus another similar. (2) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4736.

Lot 458 Official Publications GWR: GWR 6pp leaflet "Train Service between London Paddington and the West of England". Green and red print on cream with illustration of Castle loco and coastal scene. Opens to show route map and timetable with travel details on rear. Dated July 1924. Small tear and loss top r/h corner where strung. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 459 Official Publications GWR: GWR 75pp handbill type booklet "Excursions from London Paddington Station". Dated April 1910. Covers faded. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2661.

Lot 460 Official Publications GWR: GWR centre folding brochure "Timetables and Excursions - Exeter, Dawlish and Teignmouth". Red and black cover, 12pp dated July 1926. Staples removed, good condition. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

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