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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 24 January 2014
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Lot 121 General Books 3: PORT OF BRISTOL AUTHORITY official handbook. Green, clothbound hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front, 83pp plus fold out maps, dated 1904. Good condition. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.
Lot 122 General Books 3: PORT OF BRISTOL AUTHORITY official handbook. Illustrated card covers, 120pp plus fold out maps, dated 1938. Some edge wear to covers. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1929.
Lot 123 General Books 3: PORT OF LIVERPOOL 12pp fold out leaflet "Import and Export by the Gateway of the West". Coloured pictorial covers showing dockside scene, opens to show map of port and map of routes. Circa 1940s. - This item was not sold.
Lot 124 General Books 3: KING'S LYNN DOCKS AND RAILWAY company bye-laws. 26pp paperback booklet dated June 1935. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1143.
Lot 125 General Books 3: GRAND UNION CANAL COMPANY published book "Arteries of Commerce - Grand Union Canal". Hardback, 121pp detailing the route and benefits of the canal along with many adverts. Undated, appears 1930s. Faults to spine. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 244.
Lot 126 General Books 3: Large SCRAPBOOK type folder containing hundreds of magazine cuttings and a few B&W photos showing trams. Also shows some handwritten info and line diagrams of the various operating companies. Should be viewed. - This item was not sold.
Lot 127 General Books 3: COLLIERY GUARDIAN published hardback book "Guide to the Coalfields 1950". Brown, clothbound covers, 440+pp. Lists collieries and mines in the UK with maps showing locations. Spine faded, bindings very loose. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4736.
Lot 128 General Books 3: COLLIERY GUARDIAN published hardback book "Guide to the Coalfields 1961". Green, clothbound covers, 300+pp. Lists collieries and mines in the UK with maps showing locations. Covers marked and very poor, bindings very loose. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1143.
Lot 129 General Books 3: Bound volume of the BOMBAY, BARODA AND CENTRAL INDIAN RAILWAY company magazine. Volume 3 covering the second half of 1922. 200+pp bound in part leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on spine. Covers marked and worn. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2799.
Lot 130 General Books 3: CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY published hardback book "The Highway of Empire". 103pp annotated time table of the transcontinental and other main line routes of the CPR. Gives an 'along the line' type narrative to the journey. Dated August 1912. Some spine, slight foxing to contents. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.
Lot 131 General Books 3: VICTORIAN RAILWAYS "Melbourne Yard Hump Working Instructions". Red card covers, foolscap sized, 52pp dated June 1960. - This item was not sold.
Lot 132 General Books 3: VICTORIAN RAILWAYS book of diagrams of gradients and curves. Hardback, 203pp, dated August 1927. Bindings loose, overlaid papers to front end pages. - This item was not sold.
Lot 133 General Books 3: ILLUSTRIRTE ZEITUNG published large magazine type souvenir of 100 years of German railways. Illustrated paperback covers, 77pp, published circa 1935. Covers poor and detached. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.
Lot 134 General Books 3: LARGE SIZE souvenir booklet published to commemorate the new ship of the Compagnie Generale Transaantique "Normandie". Large sized, gold and red decorative card covers, 50+pp, fully illustrated, published in France in 1935. Text in French. Some cover wear and marking. - Sold for £210 to bidder number 3451.
Lot 135 General Books 3: Small END OF COLLECTION selection of items relating to driver training courses, including APT. Circa early 1980s. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 3451.
Lot 136 General Books 3: END OF COLLECTION selection of GWR booklets including Look Out, regulations for train signalling, The Swindon Works of the GWR, general appendix to the rule book. Some worn/poor. (4) - This item was not sold.
Lot 137 Share Certificates: CANNOCK MINERAL RAILWAY share certificate for one £10 share dated 1846. Ornate scrolled title, embossed seal, not cancelled, VGC. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2799.
Lot 138 Share Certificates: FLEETWOOD, PRESTON & WEST RIDING JUNCTION RAILWAY share certificate for one £12 share dated 1846. Ornate scrolled title, engraving of coat of arms and old loco top centre, red embossed seal, not cancelled, VGC. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 1645.
Lot 139 Share Certificates: DEVON & CORNWALL RAILWAY (Extensions to Bude and Torrington) share certificate for one £20 share dated 1886. Ornate scrolled title, blue print, embossed seal, not cancelled, VGC. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1645.
Lot 140 Share Certificates: GREAT GRIMSBY & SHEFFIELD JUNCTION RAILWAY share certificate for one £12-10-0 share dated 1846. Ornate scrolled title, embossed seal, punch and stamp cancelled. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1555.