Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 169P, Closing Date: 24 January 2014

SRA Postal Auction: Official Publications GWR

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Lot 464 GWR official publication "Souvenir of GWR Land Cruise (Number Four)". Brown and cream, ribbon bound card covers with illustration of motor coach, 24pp guide and itinerary of the cruise to North Wales, dated 1931. VGC. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 458

Lot 465 GWR publication "Cornwall & its Wild Life". 28pp plus fold out map, circa 1920s. Contained in leather bound covers (maintaining original covers) with title and coat of arms in gold on front and gold edging to pages. VGC. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 466 GWR publication "The Glories of the Thames from Lechlade to Kingston". 49pp plus plates, dated June 1923. Contained in leather bound covers (maintaining original covers) with title and coat of arms in gold on front and gold edging to pages. VGC. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 467 GWR 16pp, centre folding brochure "Rail and Road" detailing excursions and timetables from Clevedon and Weston super Mare. Orange and black paperback covers showing loco and bus. Dated July 1938. Slight cover wear and owners name on front. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4537

Lot 468 GWR 28pp centre folding brochure "Rail & Road" detailing times and fares for services in south Devon. Green and black illustrated covers showing queue at the booking office. Dated July 1933. Staples removed, some wear especially at fold. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 469 GWR 4pp leaflet "Sulgrave Manor - the ancestral home of the Washingtons". Brown print with illustration of a painting of the manor on the front. Gives history and tour details. Undated, folded and small tears at folds. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 599

Lot 470 GWR publication "A Corner of West Wales". Yapp edged card covers showing illustration of Kilgerran Castle, 12pp in fold-out style. Not dated. Rusty staples replaced. - This item was not sold.

Lot 471 GWR official publication "Holidays by GWR" dated 1931. Coloured pictorial covers show fisherman at quayside mending his nets. 63pp plus fold out map. Slightly rusty staples and marking to edges of covers. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 458

Lot 472 GWR 12pp booklet "Organised Summer Outings to Devon including The River Dart - south east district". Green print with photo illustration of river at Dartmouth on front. Illustrated guide and timetable of tours, dated 1938 season. Very rusty staples. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 473 GWR 12pp booklet "Organised Summer Outings to Devon including The River Dart - north west district". Paperback with photo illustration of river at Dartmouth on front. Illustrated guide and timetable of tours, dated 1938 season. Rusty staples. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Total number of Lots in Official Publications GWR: 10.

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