Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 174P, Closing Date: 18 April 2014

SRA Postal Auction: Manufacturer's Catalogues

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Lot 151 ARMSTRONG WHITWORTH publication "Locomotives" containing 20 B&W plates showing locos constructed by the company. Thick card covers with title and coat of arms on front. Circa 1920s. Covers bumped. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2799

Lot 152 R&W HAWTHORN LESLIE & CO LTD. "Brief Historical Sketch & Catalogue". Soft covers, 139pp, fully illustrated guide to company history and locomotives produced by the company. Dated 1921. Pages slightly wrinkled otherwise good condition. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 3677

Lot 153 KERR STUART & CO. brochure "Experience Plus" detailing the new geared steam loco. Illustrated paperback covers, 28pp fully illustrated, dated 1928. Covers a little dusty. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 246

Lot 154 PECKETT & SONS LTD booklet of photographic views of the works and the locos built there. Blue card covers with embossed view of 4-4-0 tank loco. 78pp published circa 1940s. Covers worn and partially detached. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 155 PECKETT & SONS 8pp fold out type illustrated leaflet "Peckett Industrial Locomotives". Shows various tank locos available from the company. Undated. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 3677

Lot 156 VULCAN FOUNDRY LTD small sized 30+pp illustrated guide to locos built mostly for overseas railways showing photos and technical details of each type. Blue and black artwork covers, circa 1950s. Good condition. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 657

Lot 157 VULCAN FOUNDRY LTD small sized 30+pp illustrated guide to locos built mostly for overseas railways showing photos and technical details of each type. Circa 1930s. Brown and black artwork covers. Some staining to edges of front cover. Library label inside. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 2799

Lot 158 ENGLISH ELECTRIC publication "Traction". 48pp glossy, fully illustrated publication with coloured artwork covers showing DP2 diesel loco. Details products produced by the company for Britain and overseas. Dated 1962. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 657

Lot 159 ENGLISH ELECTRIC "Diesel Electric Traction Series No.102 - 300/350HP Diesel Electric Shunting Locomotive". 12pp glossy, illustrated brochure, circa 1940s. Covers dusty. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1250

Lot 160 BRUSH ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING COMPANY glossy, illustrated brochure "Falcon 2800HP Diesel Electric Locomotive". 16pp guide to the loco dated April 1962. Spine taped, covers detached. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 657

Lot 161 DREWRY CAR COMPANY. Brochure detailing the company and their diesel mechanical locomotives. Orange and black photo illustrated card covers showing BR type 03 diesel 11121. 28p, fully illustrated, circa late 1950s. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 657

Lot 162 DICK, KERR & CO LTD published booklet "Electric Traction on a Main Line Railway". Red coloured cloth covers with title in gold on front, 54pp guide to the electrification of the L&YR between Liverpool and Southport. Published 1911. Covers detached. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3572

Lot 163 BEYER GARRATT. French version of the company brochure "Locomotives Articulees". Illustrated card covers, 82pp detailing locos built for various companies, circa 1930s. Text in French. Slight foxing to edges of front cover. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 164 FELL DEVELOPMENTS LIMITED brochure for the Fell diesel mechanical locomotive. Photo covers showing loco, 12pp circa late 1940s. Covers dusty and marked. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2894

Lot 165 NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY souvenir booklet issued to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the company 1903-1953. Card covers, 116pp fully illustrated guide to the company with metal diamond "worksplate" on front cover. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7202

Lot 166 ASSOCIATED LOCOMOTIVE EQUIPMENT LTD booklet "British-Caprotti Valve Gear for Steam Locomotives & Marine Engines". Card covers, 48pp fully illustrated guide dated 1950. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4667

Lot 167 SENTINEL WAGGON WORKS published booklet "Sentinel Patent Locomotives". Card covers, 32pp illustrated guide to loco types available from the company. Dated June 1925. Slight wear to covers. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1307

Lot 168 DAVEY PAXMAN & CO glossy, illustrated brochure detailing the general specification of RPHL & RPHXL engines. Photo illustrated paperback covers showing BR diesel loco 10800. 28pp publication No.1261 circa late 1950s. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 657

Lot 169 Six different YORKSHIRE ENGINE COMPANY brochures for various 0-6-0 and 0-4-0 diesel locos. Each 4 - 24pp glossy, illustrated guides circa early 1960s. (6) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 820

Lot 170 LEEDS FORGE COMPANY LIMITED reprinted article from the Railway Gazette re Pullman Cars built for Wagons-Lits. 8pp dated February 1927. Faults and wear, staples removed. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 171 BRISTOL WAGON & CARRIAGE WORKS newspaper style 4pp catalogue of horse drawn wagons and carts built by the company. Illustrated, dated January 1919. Folded and worn. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 172 GENERAL MOTORS LOCOMOTIVES card folder containing three fold out coloured leaflets showing various loco types built by the company. Circa 1950s. Some wear. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 173 GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY published booklet "Direct Current Railways of 1200, 1500 and 2400 Volts". Coloured pictorial covers showing single car unit on bridge, 130pp fully illustrated guide to equipment used in electrification. Dated June 1912. Library label inside front cover. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 820

Lot 174 GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY published booklet "The New York Central Electrification". Coloured pictorial covers showing loco, 36pp fully illustrated guide to equipment and locos introduced in the project. Dated January 1929. Library label inside front cover. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 820

Lot 175 HENSCHEL & SOHN "Locomotive Engineer's Manual". Clothbound hardback book, 284pp showing diagrams and technical information, dated 1935. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 246

Lot 176 HANOMAG published booklet "Hanomag = Lokomotiven". Coloured pictorial paperback covers, 20pp illustrated guide to locos built by the company. Circa 1920s. Spine faults. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 177 NOHAB. Eleven 1970s office copies of drawings of NOHAB built 1940s steam locos. Various types. (11) - This item was not sold.

Lot 178 M.A.N. brochure for trams built by the company. Illustrated covers showing single deck tram, 28pp fully illustrated guide to company products. Text in German, circa 1920s. Covers detached. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 179 CLIMAX MANUFACTURING COMPANY (USA) catalogue "Climax Patent Geared Locomotive". Card covers, 32pp fully illustrated, circa 1900s. - Sold for £95 to bidder number 1257

Lot 180 HEISLER LOCOMOTIVE CO catalogue "Heisler Geared Locomotives". Card covers, 42pp fully illustrated, circa 1910s. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 246

Lot 181 BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS published hardback book "Record of Recent Construction - Nos.21 to 30". 324pp illustrated record of locos built by the company circa early 1900s. Covers rubbed, bindings very loose, damp staining to pages at end. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 246

Lot 182 BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS in house "Record" No.86a "Locomotives for Industrial and Contractors' Service". Softback, 60pp, published 1925. Plus similar No.98 "Locomotives for Heavy Passenger Service" published 1920 and No.99 "Eight Coupled Locomotives for Freight Service" published 1920. (3) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 246

Lot 183 BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS in house "Record" No.91 "Mallet Articulated Locomotives". Softback, 44pp, published 1918. Plus similar No.88 "Santa Fe Type Locomotives" published 1917 and No.96 "Locomotives for Logging Service" published 1920. (3) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 3451

Lot 184 BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS published booklet "Electric Motor and Trailer Trucks". Card covers, 60pp fully illustrated guide to bogies and streetcars produced by the company. 4th edition circa 1920s. Library label inside front cover. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 3451

Lot 185 Two issues of the BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS in house magazine "Baldwin Locomotives". Dated October 1931 and April 1935. Both very worn with poor covers. (2) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 3451

Lot 186 LIMA LOCOMOTIVE WORKS booklet "Lima Superpower Steam Locomotives". Card covers with attached coloured plate showing loco at work. 23pp illustrated guide to locos built for various American railroads. Dated 1930. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 187 LAKEWOOD CARS published book 16 showing rail wagon types built for various industrial operations in America. Coloured pictorial covers showing industrial scene, 152pp, circa 1920s. Minor cover wear. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 820

Lot 188 KELLOGG SWITCHBOARD & SUPPLY COMPANY (CHICAGO) catalogue of "Railway Telephone Equipment". Illustrated card covers, 43pp, dated 1920. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 189 TYER'S & CO published 14pp booklet of photo illustrations of signalling instrument produced by the company. Dated 1950. Good condition. - Sold for £130 to bidder number 4283

Lot 190 WESTINGHOUSE BRAKE COMPANY published hardback book "Catalogue 1897". Clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. 99pp plus fold out diagrams. Some cover wear. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 191 WESTINGHOUSE BRAKE & SIGNALLING CO. published booklets, "Production and Reproduction - Manchester LM&SRly" (1937, poor, covers detached), "York Resignalling" (1951), "Maryland to Gidea Park" (1950s, both worn). Plus accident report, Irk Valley Junction 1953 and Ian Allan card game. (5) - This item was not sold.

Lot 192 WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC & MANUFACTURING COMPANY published booklet "A Brief Outline of the Development and Progress of the Electric Railway Industry". Card covers with attached coloured plate, 54pp published October 1923. Library label inside front cover. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 193 ASSOCIATED ELECTRICAL INDUSTRIES glossy brochure "Margam Marshalling Yard". Photo covers showing aerial view of yard, 18pp plus fold out diagram, fully illustrated guide to the modernised yard. Published circa 1960. - This item was not sold.

Lot 194 THE WALLSEND SLIPWAY AND ENGINEERING CO LTD published booklet "A 50 Years Retrospect". Orange and brown illustrated card covers, 43pp fully illustrated history published in 1921. VGC. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 657

Lot 195 CATALOGUE for WB White & Sons (Colne), manufacturers of power looms, dobbies, textile machinery and accessories. Card covers, 52pp fully illustrated with many examples of company machinery. Circa 1900. VGC. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Total number of Lots in Manufacturer's Catalogues: 45.

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