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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 18 April 2014
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Lot 141 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: EXETER, TEIGN VALLEY & CHAGFORD RAILWAY fully headed letter from the Secretary's Office dated 1896. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 3451.
Lot 143 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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.
Lot 151 Manufacturer's Catalogues: 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 Manufacturer's Catalogues: 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 Manufacturer's Catalogues: 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 Manufacturer's Catalogues: 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 Manufacturer's Catalogues: 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 Manufacturer's Catalogues: 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 Manufacturer's Catalogues: 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 Manufacturer's Catalogues: 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 Manufacturer's Catalogues: 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 Manufacturer's Catalogues: 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.