Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 18 April 2014

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Lot 101 General Books 3: RAILWAY ACCIDENT REPORT into the double collision at Harrow & Wealdstone station in October 1952. 37pp plus diagrams and photos. Covers detached at rusty staples. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 2780.

Lot 102 General Books 3: ACCIDENT REPORTS. Shepherd's Bush 1958, Redbridge 1960, Singleton Bank 1961, Bold Colliery 1965, Tooting Broadway 1971, Edgware Road 1972, Finsbury Park 1976, Leyton 1979, Goodge Street 1981, Wood Green 1982. (10) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 103 General Books 3: PULLMAN CAR COMPANY Christmas Card. Coat of arms and name on cover, opening to show greetings message and colour photo illustration of William Shakespeare hauling Golden Arrow service. Dated 1952 - 53. Signed by Gilbert Harding. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 3451.

Lot 104 General Books 3: BR(W) circular No.544 "Working of Diesel Pullman Trains". 7pp dated September 1960. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 3451.

Lot 105 General Books 3: FILE of correspondence relating to discussions between the LNER and the Pullman Car Company re agreements between the companies. Dated 1939. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 3451.

Lot 106 General Books 3: LNER. Small quantity of documents relating to the seat reservations on the Silver Jubilee train including seat layout diagrams. Dated 1935. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 234.

Lot 107 General Books 3: WAGONS LITS published booklet "Principal Types of the Cars of the Sleeping Car (Wagons Lits) and International Express Trains Company". Blue card covers, 30pp illustrated guide to company carriages. Circa 1920s. Text in English and French. Covers faded and detached. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 1297.

Lot 108 General Books 3: CHILDREN'S NEWSPAPER BOOK of poster stamps of the Big 4 railway companies. Paperback, 16pp containing cigarette card sized colour illustrations of company posters. Issued 1935. Complete set. Covers detached at rusty staples. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 3451.

Lot 109 General Books 3: SIGNALLING & TRACK PLANS. Coventry 1957, Hawkesbury Lane 1958, Wyken Branch (disbound, 1930s. poor). Plus BR(M) signalling notice No.705G re Northampton area 1964. Plus various rolled plans. (6) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1426.

Lot 110 General Books 3: End of collection selection including 10 BR passes for visits to motive power depots, dated 1962. Plus "Royal Scot" pack of luggage labels and d/r timetable poster for main line London - Penzance service dated September 1949 (poor). - This item was not sold.

Lot 111 General Books 3: Small collection of correspondence and newspaper/magazine clippings relating to the WISBECH AND UPWELL TRAMWAY. Dated 1940s - 60s. - This item was not sold.

Lot 112 General Books 3: Small quantity of paperwork relating to READING station and local area. Includes signalling notices, act and accident reports. (Qty) - This item was not sold.

Lot 113 General Books 3: BRB Chief Architect's book of "Extracts and Articles on Liverpool Street Station 1870 - 1976. 223 photocopied pages, comb binding, card covers. - This item was not sold.

Lot 114 General Books 3: BRB typescript document detailing the visit of HM Queen Elizabeth II to the Eastern region on 15th February 1962. Card covers, 37 typescript pages plus fold out diagrams. - This item was not sold.

Lot 115 General Books 3: IRISH RAILWAYS. Small end of collection selection of items from Irish railways including CDRJC appendix to the WTT (1950), GSR appendix to the WTT (1935, covers worn), GNR(I) rule book (1949), GSR rule book (1933), CDRJC wagon label, banking pass, caution ticket, cycle ticket, etc. (Qty) - This item was not sold.

Lot 116 General Books 3: GREAT SOUTHERN RAILWAYS foolscap sized booklet "Arrangements for Travel at Reduced Fares". Green card covers, 4pp plus many amendments, dated 1940. Rusty staples removed. - This item was not sold.

Lot 117 General Books 3: LOUIS CASSIER published "Colliery Year Book and Coal Trades Directory 1927". Hardback, 1032pp plus adverts. Some wear, bindings a little loose. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 2923.

Lot 118 General Books 3: REID'S "Handy Colliery Guide for Northumberland, Durham and Yorkshire". Clothbound hardback covers, 252pp plus adverts and fold out map, published 1919. Covers rubbed and a little faded. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 459.

Lot 119 General Books 3: DUNDEE, PERTH & LONDON SHIPPING COMPANY guide and timetable. Coloured pictorial covers showing steamer and major sights, 52pp plus 42pp adverts, dated 1889. VGC. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2799.

Lot 120 General Books 3: PORT OF BRISTOL AUTHORITY official handbook. Green, clothbound hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front, 83pp plus fold out maps, dated 1904. Damp staining to bottom corner of covers. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 287.

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