Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 24 January 2014

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Lot 521 Official Publications SR: SR souvenir booklet "Anno Domini MCMXXXIII" issued for the opening of the King George V Graving Dock at Southampton, July 1933. Yapp edged coloured card covers showing the SR coat of arms. 28pp fully illustrated guide showing how the docks were built. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1133.

Lot 522 Official Publications SR: SOUTHERN RAILWAY official publication "Southampton Docks - Handbook of Rates, Charges and General Information". 176pp plus adverts and map. Green and gold card covers showing coat of arms. Dated 1933. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 523 Official Publications SR: SOUTHERN RAILWAY official publication "Southampton Docks - Handbook of Rates, Charges and General Information". 121pp plus adverts and map (detached). Green and yellow card covers, dated 1947. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 524 Official Publications SR: SOUTHERN RAILWAY 8pp brochure "Southampton Docks owned and managed by the Southern Railway". Photo illustrated paperback covers showing liner in docks. Fully illustrated guide to the activities of the docks. Dated 1947. Plus similar 1948 edition with reference to the Southern Railway on the cover crossed out. (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 525 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "Hints for Holidays 1939". Coloured pictorial covers showing young child on beach. 944pp, good condition. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 526 Official Publications SR: SR guide book "Hints for Holidays 1947". Coloured pictorial covers by Frank Sherwin showing seagulls. 368pp VGC. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 527 Official Publications SR: SR smaller sized 8pp leaflet "Royal Ascot - 45 minutes from London - non stop trains and special fares". Green print, dated 1933. Slightly rusty staples. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 528 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "West Country Holidays" by S.P.B. Mais. Coloured pictorial card covers showing beach scene, 40pp plus fold out map, dated 1930. - This item was not sold.

Lot 529 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "Devon and Cornish Days". Colour illustrated travelogue describing the major West Country towns. Hardback with illustrated front cover, 63pp plus map. No dust jacket. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4727.

Lot 530 Official Publications SR: SR magazine "Victory Number". May 1945 issue with blue, black and red covers showing company loco, EMU and ship. 16pp. Plus 8pp "Victory Issue" open letter from the chairman and images from the years of war. Both folded and a little worn. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4812.

Lot 531 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "Fishing in the South". Describes fishing centres and SR stations that serve them. 208pp plus map, illustrated covers, undated. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 532 Official Publications SR: SR 82pp booklet "Holiday Tickets from London to South Coast, West of England, etc". Coloured pictorial paperback covers by Horace Taylor, dated July 1931. Some cover wear. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 533 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "The Passing Scene - London, Portsmouth, Isle of Wight". Slightly smaller hardback version with illustrated covers, 24pp "along the line" type guide, published 1938. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4356.

Lot 534 Official Publications BR: BR(W) Naming Ceremony Brochure for "Evening Star". Illustrated card covers, 8pp, dated 18th March 1960. VGC. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 820.

Lot 535 Official Publications BR: HOTELS EXECUTIVE smaller sized 4pp illustrated leaflet "Great Northern Station Hotel Peterborough". Photo illustration of hotel on front, opening to show tariff with information on rear. Dated October 1949. Plus similar for the Great Northern Station Hotel Leeds. (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 536 Official Publications BR: BR. Eight centre folding, glossy type, colour leaflets. The Yorkshire Dales, Clyde Coast and Loch Lomond, The English Lakes, Cornwall, Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Devon. Circa early 1950s. (8) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 537 Official Publications BR: BR. Seven centre folding, glossy type, colour leaflets. The Yorkshire Dales, Scotland, Clyde Coast and Loch Lomond (2 different), Through the Trossachs, Yorkshire, Devon. Circa early 1950s. (7) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 287.

Lot 538 Official Publications Irish: BELFAST & COUNTY DOWN RAILWAY "Official Guide to County Down Tourist District". Green clothbound card covers illustrated with views of Bangor and company loco, 232pp plus adverts and fold-out map. Dated 1898. Good condition. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1143.

Lot 539 Official Publications Foreign: FEDERATED MALAY STATES RAILWAYS guide and information book for travellers. Coloured pictorial paperback covers, 124pp plus fold out maps, dated 1921. Spine poor, covers loose and dusty. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 244.

Lot 540 Official Publications Foreign: ARGENTINE & CHILEAN TRANSANDINE RAILWAY centre folding brochure for the line between Buenos Aires and Valparaiso. 12pp illustrated guide with centre page map. Circa late 1930s, Text in English. Covers worn and some foxing. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1063.

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