Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 24 January 2014

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Lot 421 Handbills Singles: CLEOBURY MORTIMER AND DITTON PRIORS LIGHT RAILWAY timetable handbill dated June 1919. Folded, small tape repair on rear. - Sold for £170 to bidder number 2244.

Lot 422 Handbills Singles: LSWR larger type timetable handbill "The New Line between Exmouth and Budleigh Salterton with an intermediate station at Littleham will be opened for passenger traffic from June 1st 1903". Printed on yellow paper. Folded. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 249.

Lot 423 Handbills Singles: NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY AND COMMERCIAL CARS COMPANY handbill for pleasure trips from Stoke and Leek to Buxton by rail and motor char-a-banc via the Manifold Valley "Toy" railway. Printed on coloured paper, dated June 1909. Minor edge wear. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 552.

Lot 424 Handbills Singles: SR 1pp handbill "Closing of Lynton and Barnstaple Light Railway". Blue print listing stations on the line. Dated September 1935. Folded. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 249.

Lot 425 Handbills Singles: GCR handbill advertising Sheffield area "Weekly Zone Tickets". Blue and red print showing map of areas, dated September 1920. Minor edge faults, small loss top r/h corner. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 988.

Lot 426 Handbills Pre-Grouping: Ten MIDLAND RAILWAY handbills, all for excursions from the Bradford and Sheffield areas to various locations including events in London, Birmingham, Newcastle Races, etc. All on coloured paper, dated 1870s. (10) - Sold for £220 to bidder number 4964.

Lot 427 Handbills Pre-Grouping: MIDLAND RAILWAY handbills for excursions to Matlock, Bromford Bridge (Birmingham races), Derby Races (torn). All 1904. Fragile. (3) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2144.

Lot 428 Handbills Pre-Grouping: ALBUM containing 55 handbills including pre grouping, pre nat and preserved railway examples. Several early GWR noted. Condition various, some poor. (Qty) - Sold for £65 to bidder number 296.

Lot 429 Handbills Pre-Nat: Three GWR early, longer type, handbills. Festival of Empire Exhibition 1911, excursion to Weston super Mare 1910, excursion to London from Liverpool for various exhibitions 1897. Some edge wear to first example. (3) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1481.

Lot 430 Handbills Pre-Nat: Three SR multi page handbill type leaflets re excursions and tours on the IOW. Dated 1935 - 1947. Plus BR(S) longer type handbill for cheap tickets from the IOW to Portsmouth dated 1955. (4) - Sold for £70 to bidder number 1223.

Lot 431 Handbills Pre-Nat: SR. Twenty handbills and leaflets including a few multi page examples. Includes conducted excursion and European destination examples. Minor wear to some. (20) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 296.

Lot 432 Handbills Pre-Nat: LNER handbill for excursion from Shirebrook North and South to Heanor for the English Cup preliminary round football match between Heanor and Shirebrook, October 1925. Blue and black print with small football illustrations. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1645.

Lot 433 Handbills Pre-Nat: Three LNER handbills. Anglers' excursion from the Sheffield area to stations in Lincolnshire (4pp, June 1932, pin hole rust stains), cheap ticket facilities for football matches in northern England (8pp, 1928-29 season, rusty staples), cheap ticket facilities for football and rugby matches in northern England (8pp, 1925-26 season, rusty staples and rust stains). (3) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1204.

Lot 434 Handbills BR: BR(W) single page typescript notice (or handbill) announcing that Lightmoor Platform will be operated as an unstaffed passenger halt from February 1956. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1085.

Lot 435 Handbills BR: Five BR Camping Coaches items including Pullman Coaches 1964, Camping Coaches glossy leaflets 1959, 1964, Western region handbill of locations 1959, Railway Executive Southern region application for and details of coach types 1950. (5) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 234.

Lot 436 Handbills BR: Four BR(S) larger type timetable handbills for passenger services from Lymington and Portsmouth and the IOW. Dated 1951 - 62. (4) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1223.

Lot 437 Handbills BR: BR. Approx 28 handbills. Mostly multi page examples and smaller sized timetables. Various regions although mostly London Midland. (28) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 324.

Lot 438 Handbills BR: Approx 30 BR folding handbill type timetables. Mostly LM and Eastern regions from the 1950s & 60s. Mostly good condition. (30) - Sold for £60 to bidder number 324.

Lot 439 Handbills BR: BR. Selection of approx 40 HANDBILLS. Various regions although many LM noted. Includes a few multi page examples. Dated 1950s & 60s. Mostly reasonable condition. (40) - Sold for £60 to bidder number 324.

Lot 440 Menus: LNER Restaurant Cars luncheon menu and wine list. 2pp thin card with menu and winking eye logo on front and wine list on rear. Undated. - This item was not sold.

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