Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Sale 174P, Closing Date: 18 April 2014

SRA Postal Auction: Early Paperwork

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Lot 139 SOUTH YORKSHIRE RAILWAY AND RIVER DUN COMPANY share transfer certificate dated 1864. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 769

Lot 140 WEAR VALLEY RAILWAY payment receipt for £550 dated 1850. Issued at their Darlington office. Blue print with engraving of company loco in a country scene. Signed by Henry Pease, signature pen cancelled. Plus hand written transfer certificate for 10 £50 shares dated 1854. (2) - Sold for £30 to bidder number 769

Lot 141 GLOUCESTER AND BERKELEY CANAL NAVIGATION share transfer certificate for five shares dated 1863. Ornate title, not cancelled, folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 384

Lot 142 EXETER, TEIGN VALLEY & CHAGFORD RAILWAY fully headed letter from the Secretary's Office dated 1896. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 3451

Lot 143 CARLISLE & SILLOTH BAY RAILWAY & DOCK and NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY conveyances dated 1859, one with attached red seal. Plus three items of paperwork dated 1866-1874. Plus bound copy of NBR Railway Act dated 1869. (Qty) - Sold for £75 to bidder number 1929

Lot 144 LONDON AND BIRMINGHAM RAILWAY chart showing gross weekly receipts for 1838 - 1841. Fold out paper type, laid on modern backing paper. Fold tear. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4812

Lot 145 LBSCR 2pp advert. Front advertises weekly packet of 6 tickets and three monthly season tickets for use between Streatham Hill and Victoria. Blue and green print. Rear shows illustrated advert "Use the Brighton Railway Elevated Electric Trains". Some wear and minor faults. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 769

Lot 146 LNWR "Book of Reference" for additional lands at Adswood, Stockport. Foolscap sized, 2pp listing land, properties and owners along line. Dated 1909. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 861

Lot 147 Eight GER headed letters from or relating to the Great Eastern Hotel, Liverpool Street. Some with ornate heading showing illustration of hotel. Dated early 1900s. Plus a small quantity of letters etc relating other railway company hotels (Qty) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1184

Lot 148 Two SHEFFIELD DAILY SHARE LISTS. Each single sheet listing railway company share prices and volumes for that day. Dated January 10th and March 14th 1846. Both mounted on board. (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 149 STEAMSHIP COMPANIES bankers receipts, headed letters, notices etc from British India Steam Navigation, Liverpool Steam Tug, Netherlands India Steam Navigation and others. Dated 1875 - 1895. (14) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 766

Lot 150 End of collection selection of mostly PRE GROUPING paperwork. Approx 50 items, the majority from English companies including small undertakings. Worth sorting. (Qty) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 769

Total number of Lots in Early Paperwork: 12.

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