Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 169P, Closing Date: 24 January 2014

SRA Postal Auction: Official Publications Pre-Grouping

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Lot 444 PULLMAN CAR COMPANY official guide book "Wonder City". 64pp guide to London and the events taking place in 1937. Coloured pictorial covers showing Beefeater. VGC. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 820

Lot 445 SCARBOROUGH AND WHITBY RAILWAY COAST ROUTE official guide. Illustrated, sepia coloured paperback covers showing coastal scenes, 44pp dated 1894. Rear cover missing, staples removed, front cover worn. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 692

Lot 446 MIDLAND RAILWAY French version of the 16pp fold out type leaflet The Most Interesting Route to the North. Photo illustration of St.Pancras on front, opens to show route map and timetable of principal services. Dated April 1904. Some wear, slight fading, small fold tears. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 356

Lot 447 NER official publication "Summer Resorts - Yorkshire Coast". Coloured pictorial covers showing boats at sea. 46pp plus fold out map, dated 1896. Covers and map worn/poor. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 632

Lot 448 GCR guide book "England's Latest Port - Immingham (Grimsby) Deep Water Dock". Gold and blue card covers, 44pp plus fold out map, circa 1912. Details facilities and charges. Map torn and detached, covers worn. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 692

Lot 449 GCR official company notepaper "Great Central Railway Corridor Car Express En Route To " with coloured vignette of dining car. Unused. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2058

Lot 450 SECR. 6pp illustrated leaflet commemorating the unveiling of the War Memorial at Dover Marine Station in October 1922. Folded and a little worn. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4181

Lot 451 PROGRAMME for grand concerts by the Battersea SECR Loco Minstrels in June 1918 at the Parish Hall in Battersea. 4pp, folded and worn. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 249

Lot 452 NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY official guide "The Beauties of Scotland". Illustrated covers showing guard and map on front of train. 283pp dated 1913. Rear cover and map missing, spine taped, creases and scuffs to front cover. - This item was not sold.

Lot 453 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY official publication "A Holiday in Scotland". Nice coloured pictorial covers showing company steamers and train, 56pp dated 1903. Covers dusty, some staining and foxing to inside covers. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 466

Lot 454 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY official publication "Through Scotland by the Caledonian Railway". Coloured pictorial covers. 183pp, dated 1908. Some spine loss. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 692

Lot 455 GER "Tourist Guide to The Continent" by Percy Lindley. Blue coloured illustrated covers, 167pp plus fold out map, dated 1898. A guide to continental destinations served by the company. Covers dusty. - This item was not sold.

Lot 456 GER Athletic Association programme for the first annual swimming gala held at Goulston Street Baths, Aldgate in July 1914. 8pp, folded and worn. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 692

Lot 457 GER programme for the Continental Traffic Manager's staff 20th annual outing, visiting Paris, May 22nd - 25th 1914. 4pp thin card opening to show travel details. Slightly worn. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 621

Lot 458 Three GER booklets listing sailing times of continental services via Harwich. Each 12pp dated March, April and May 1920. Folded and worn. Plus 1pp handbill for the Railway Clerks' Association Liverpool Street branch annual branch meeting, December 1921. (4) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1143

Lot 459 HOLIDAY HANDBOOKS. Two booklets produced in association with the GER. No.1 "A Trip To The Ardennes - A Fortnight in Belgium" 24pp, plus No.2 "Holidays in Holland" 32pp. Both with illustrated paperback covers. Circa 1890s. (2) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 692

Lot 460 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY 18pp booklet "Season ticket Rates". Red print, dated December 1916. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4270

Lot 461 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY & LNER joint publication "Country Walks No. 1". Illustrated covers showing houses, 40pp, dated 1929. Rusty staples causing staining to pages. Some foxing to covers. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 462 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY & LNER joint publication "Country Walks No. 2". Illustrated covers showing houses, 40pp, dated 1929. Some foxing to covers. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 820

Lot 463 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 1908. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1133

Total number of Lots in Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 20.

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