Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 18 October 2013

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Lot 921 Posters Pictorial: BTC d/r system map. Red, blue and black print, dated 1955. Folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4270.

Lot 922 Posters Letterpress: STOCKTON AND DARLINGTON RAILWAY 24"x20" letterpress poster "Abstract of Penalties" dated July 1830. Details many of the fines for bye-law infringement and act of parliament. Folded, some wear and fragile. A rare early survivor. - This item was not sold.

Lot 923 Posters Letterpress: NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE AND CARLISLE RAILWAY letterpress poster detailing locations for the public to sign the petition promoting the building of the railway. 16"x11" dated April 1835. Folded, good condition. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2799.

Lot 924 Posters Letterpress: DUFFRYN - LLYNVI & PORTH CAWL RAILWAY letterpress poster detailing the bye-laws and regulations for traffic on the railway. 22"x18", dated 1846. A few contemporary annotations, folded, fold tears and very fragile at folds. Some foxing. - Sold for £140 to bidder number 1555.

Lot 925 Posters Letterpress: MIDLAND RAILWAY & NBR JOINT d/r timetable poster showing times of services between England & Scotland by the MR, Waverley and North British route. Blue and black print, dated May 1886. Folded, edge tears. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 353.

Lot 926 Posters Letterpress: NBR d/r letterpress poster advertising cheap excursion to London for the International Shoe and Leather Fair and Epsom Spring Races. Green print listing fares from various stations including Aberdeen, Perth and Fort William. Dated April 1897. Folded, edge tears. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1053.

Lot 927 Posters Letterpress: NBR 30"x20" letterpress poster "New Route via Aberfoyle to the Trossachs, Loch Katrine and Loch Lomond. Blue print showing fares and timetable for the service, dated May 1886. Good condition. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1053.

Lot 928 Posters Letterpress: NBR 24"x20" letterpress poster showing fares and timetable for Callander, Trossachs, Loch Katrine & Loch Lomond Tours. Printed on brick red coloured paper, dated May 1886. Folded. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1645.

Lot 929 Posters Letterpress: LSWR four part letterpress poster advertising cheap excursions from Waterloo, Clapham Junction, etc to various destinations. Brown and blue print each part d/r sized. Many tears and small areas of loss. Very, very fragile. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 572.

Lot 930 Posters Letterpress: RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE 24"x20" wartime letterpress poster announcing that due to increasing pressure on the railways, services may be withdrawn without notice. Red print, dated May 1944. Folded. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1154.

Lot 931 Posters Letterpress: LNER 18"x14" letterpress poster dated July 1940 advising that passengers travelling by trains crossing the Forth or Tay bridges will not be allowed to take large items of luggage into compartments but must leave them in the guard's van. Wartime anti-terrorism precautions no doubt. Blue print, folded. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1645.

Lot 932 Posters Letterpress: LNER d/r letterpress poster "Restaurant and Buffet Cars". Red and blue print listing the services on which restaurant and buffet cars will be included. Undated. Folded. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 933 Posters Letterpress: LNER d/r letterpress poster "Planning for New Works - full advice and assistance about Factory Sites". Red and blue print with winking eye logo at top. Undated. Folded. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 934 Posters Letterpress: BR(NE) d/r letterpress poster "Camping Cottages in North East England". Green and light blue print listing locations of cottages in Northumberland, Westmorland and Yorkshire. Dated January 1953. Folded. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2257.

Lot 935 Posters Letterpress: BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Return Tickets - Alston - Carlisle". Shows fares from various stations in the area. Dated 1952. Folded. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2861.

Lot 936 Posters Letterpress: BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Return Tickets - Bradford (Exchange) - Keighley". Shows fares from various stations in the area. Dated 1952. Folded, edge tears, browned with age. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 211.

Lot 937 Posters Letterpress: BR(M) d/r letterpress poster advertising rail trip to Kettering for Wicksteed Park from the Leicester area. Red and brown print, dated July 1962. Folded/creased. Plus BR(M) d/r timetable poster for Grantham, Nottingham and Derby services. Dated September 1961. (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 938 Posters Letterpress: BR(W) d/r letterpress poster advertising two day excursion bookings to London Paddington from Wolverhampton, Birmingham and Leamington Spa. Red print, dated June 1964. Folded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 939 Posters Letterpress: BR(W) d/r letterpress poster "Special Cheap Tickets issued Weekdays and Sundays to Cheltenham Spa". Orange and blue print listing stations in the Gloucestershire and Cotswold area. Dated March 1960. Creased/crumpled. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 287.

Lot 940 Posters Letterpress: BR(W) d/r letterpress poster "Special Cheap Tickets issued Weekdays and Sundays to Gloucester". Maroon and black print listing stations in the Chalford and Stroud area. Dated September 1953. Creased/crumpled. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 287.

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