Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 24 January 2014

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Lot 441 Menus: Three LNER menus from the Royal Station Hotel, York. Each 1pp thin card with company coat of arms in blue at top. Dated 1935 & 36, including one for the LNER Traffic Apprentice's Dinner. Wear and folds to some. (3) - This item was not sold.

Lot 442 Menus: LNER North Eastern Area menu and programme for the Divisional General Manager's Office York "Coronation Year Staff Dinner and Party" at the Royal Station Hotel, York, 8th January 1937. 4pp thin card with coat of arms on front. Autographed by many staff members. - This item was not sold.

Lot 443 Menus: LNER North Eastern Area menu for the Divisional General Manager's Office, York, 14th annual staff dinner and party at the Royal Station Hotel, York, January 1938. 4pp thin card with company coat of arms on front. - This item was not sold.

Lot 444 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: METROPOLITAN RAILWAY 18pp booklet "Season ticket Rates". Red print, dated December 1916. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4270.

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