Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 174P, Closing Date: 18 April 2014

SRA Postal Auction: Posters Pictorial

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Lot 865 BR(M) q/r poster "The Rebirth of Coventry Cathedral" from original artwork by Sir Basil Spence. Published 1961. Folded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 866 BR(S) q/r coloured pictorial poster "Clapham Junction" showing Cuneo view of West Country and Merchant Navy locos. Folded, tape repairs at folds. Damage and tape repairs to corners. - Sold for £160 to bidder number 4848

Lot 867 BTC q/r coloured pictorial poster "Progress" showing Cuneo view of the building of "Warship" class diesel loco at Swindon Works. Circa 1960. Folded, small loss bottom r/h corner. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4848

Lot 868 BR(NE) q/r map poster "Northumberland & Durham" with artwork by Spencer showing images of major sights. Dated 1960. Folded, fold and edge tears. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4848

Lot 869 BR(M) q/r pictorial map poster "North Wales" showing locations along the coast. Dated 1957. Folded. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 353

Lot 870 BR(E) q/r pictorial poster "South Wales - see Britain by Train" showing scenic view by Johnston. Edge tears, pen stains on front from writing on rear. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 353

Lot 871 BR(NE) q/r coloured pictorial poster "Explore the Yorkshire Coast by Train - and nearby countryside". Shows Lander views of various activities in the area. Circa early 1960s. Folded. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4848

Lot 872 BR(E) q/r poster "Temple Mills Marshalling Yard - Modernisation" showing coloured pictorial illustration by Donald Blake with map below. Edge tears. - This item was not sold.

Lot 873 CORPORATION OF GLASGOW q/r pictorial map poster "See Glasgow by Train" by Elizabeth Scott showing street map and illustrations of major locations. Circa early 1960s. Folded. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 215

Lot 874 CALEDONIAN STEAM PACKET COMPANY q/r coloured pictorial poster "Great Britain and Ireland TSS Caledonian Princess via Stranraer and Larne" showing busy port scene. Circa early 1960s. Folded, several very large fold tears, some taped on reverse. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 353

Lot 875 LNER d/r pictorial poster "Hiking" with Frank Newbould image of couple hiking with details of walking tour day tickets from Darlington and Stockton below. Undated. Some staining. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4848

Lot 876 BR(NE) d/r pictorial poster "Yorkshire Coast. One of nature's holiday areas. Travel by Train" showing view of coast and DMU. Dated 1959. Folded, small tears at folds. Damage and tape repairs to corners. - Sold for £140 to bidder number 4848

Lot 877 BR(M) d/r pictorial poster "Bangor. Northern Ireland" showing coloured view of yacht in harbour by Claude Buckle. Possibly 1957. Crumpled/creased. Tape strengthening on rear. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 353

Lot 878 BR(NE) d/r pictorial poster "York" showing coloured view of The Shambles by Linford. Dated January 1962. Large tear at top edge otherwise OK. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 353

Lot 879 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Express Freight" showing night time view of freight train by Barber. Many edge tears and tape repairs. Small edge loss. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 215

Lot 880 BR(M) d/r pictorial poster "Blackpool - and the Pleasure's Yours" with artwork by Greene showing various activities and the Blackpool Tower. Dated 1956. - Sold for £140 to bidder number 652

Lot 881 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Get Away for a Day by Train with a Cheap Ticket" showing views of chimneys and coast. Undated. Small edge tears. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 820

Lot 882 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Isle of Wight - the holiday resort in the path of the sun" with artwork by Baylis & Adam showing map of island and holiday pastimes. Dated 1957/58. Edge tears and creasing. - Sold for £160 to bidder number 2708

Lot 883 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Our Heritage - cricket" showing view of match. Dated 1956. Edge tears and tape repair on rear. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4848

Lot 884 BR(M) d/r pictorial poster with artwork by Lander showing view of busy city street at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. Dated 1954. Slight creasing. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 215

Lot 885 BR(E) d/r pictorial poster with artwork by Blake showing class 40 loco and train at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. Dated 1959. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 886 BR(W) d/r poster advertising the exhibition at Swindon works of the last steam locomotive to be built by British Railways. Black, red and green print showing outline drawing of Evening Star. Folded. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 2626

Lot 887 BR(M) d/r coloured photographic poster advertising reduced fares for a day at the seaside showing view of seashells. Dated 1962. Folded, small fold tears. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848

Lot 888 BR(W) d/r coloured photographic poster "Torquay - Queen of the English Riviera" showing slightly elevated view of the resort. Dated 1960. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 353

Lot 889 BR(S) d/r coloured photographic poster "Brilliant and Beautiful Brighton & Hove - go by train" showing Joseph McKeown photo of girl. Dated 1961-62. Some edge creasing and tears. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 4848

Lot 890 BRB d/r coloured photographic poster "Rail Rovers. Freedom in any Direction - see the best of Britain by Train" showing view of Bath. Dated 1990. - This item was not sold.

Lot 891 LONDON TRANSPORT small sized pictorial poster as displayed inside buses or tube stock. Shows coloured pictorial design by "Shep" commemorating the royal wedding (Princess Margaret) on 6th May 1960. 12" x 10", small edge tear, paper a little thin in places. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 892 LONDON TRANSPORT q/r Beck type poster map of the London Underground system with green, blue and red decorative edging. Dated 1946. Edge tears and corner loss. Folded and annotation to map. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4270

Lot 893 LONDON UNDERGROUND q/r underground and street view poster map of central London dated 1946. Shows map with lists of major and government buildings around edge. Folded. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 215

Lot 894 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE q/r poster map "London & Suburbs Main Line Railways". Coloured map showing LT and BR lines around the capital. Dated 1951. Wear and folds. Paper darkened from being on display. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 215

Lot 895 Three BR d/r sized pictorial posters all with titles and details cut off leaving only the images of river and houses by Moody, street and windmill by Kenneth Steel, Boston Stump by Freda Marston. (3) - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1952

Lot 896 VENICE-SIMPLON ORIENT EXPRESS d/r pictorial poster showing view of dining table. One of a series of VSOE posters with artwork by Fix-Masseau for the revival of the London - Paris - Venice service in 1982. Small edge tear. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 659

Lot 897 VENICE-SIMPLON ORIENT EXPRESS d/r pictorial poster showing view of Venice and coach. One of a series of VSOE posters with artwork by Fix-Masseau for the revival of the London - Paris - Venice service in 1982. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1952

Lot 898 ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET CO. LTD d/r poster "Isle of Man for Holidays" showing coloured view of company ship Mona's Isle. Dated 1963. Small edge tears. Folded. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1307

Lot 899 TALYLLYN RAILWAY d/r pictorial poster "Dolgoch Station" from original painting by Terence Cuneo. Undated. Folded and creased, tape repairs to corners. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 353

Lot 900 LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS COMPANY d/r sized coloured pictorial poster "London's Country - No. 6 Woodmen in Berks, Surrey or Essex" showing view of men at work by E.A. Cox. Circa 1924. Loss and faults to edges, especially bottom, large tears. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 353

Lot 901 CTAC & CIE d/r pictorial poster "All -in Holidays to Ireland" showing scenic views. Undated. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 902 BELGIAN RAILWAYS d/r pictorial poster advertising luggage by rail showing cartoon type illustration of porter transporting luggage. Undated. Edge tears. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 820

Lot 903 CANADIAN PACIFIC d/r pictorial poster "World's Greatest Travel System" showing views of ship, airplanes and rail coach. Dated 1960. Small edge tears and creasing. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 820

Lot 904 CANADIAN NATIONAL RAILWAYS 26" x 21" pictorial poster "Jasper Park Lodge - showcase of the Canadian Rockies" showing lakeside view. Undated, slight creasing. - This item was not sold.

Lot 905 FRISCO 27" x 22" poster calendar for 1948. Thin card type showing calendar, diesel loco illustrations and map of lines. Plus 25" x 21" coloured pictorial poster by Howard Fogg showing Monon Railroad diesel loco crossing river with boys looking on. (2) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3451

Total number of Lots in Posters Pictorial: 41.

The minimum bid value is shown after each item's description.