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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 18 April 2014
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Lot 221 Maps Pre-Grouping Folding: Small sized plan on linen showing Muir of Ord station. Undated. Plus similar NBR West Highland Railway plan of Luss estate dated 1893. Both probably ex agreement documents. Also BR signalling diagram of York station. Undated, probably ex signalling instruction. (3) - This item was not sold.
Lot 222 Maps Pre-Grouping Folding: L&YR "Gradient Table". 30" x 18" showing gradient profiles of company lines. Dmf into clothbound soft covers with title in gold on front. Dated 1889. Ex Chief Mechanical Engineer's Dept., Horwich. VGC. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1196.
Lot 223 Maps Pre-Grouping Folding: LBSCR plan for a Cowans Sheldon Company 24 roadway turntable. 30" x 28" on linen, folded, dated 1890. Marked and stained. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 3732.
Lot 224 Maps Pre-Grouping Folding: GWR & LNWR JOINT plan of railways in Birkenhead around the docks. Detailed 132ft to 1" coloured plan, dmf into leather covers with title in gold on front. Dated 1881. Robert Johnston's copy. Covers rubbed. - Sold for £160 to bidder number 4985.
Lot 225 Maps Pre-Grouping Folding: GWR "Map of Great Western Railway". RCH type map dmf into hardback covers with title on front. Dated January 1906. Minor wear to spine. - Sold for £150 to bidder number 1063.
Lot 226 Maps Pre-Grouping Folding: GWR "Main Line Survey" plan of part of the line between mileposts 90 and 96. Coloured plan, folding concertina style into green cloth covers with title in gold on front. Dated 1881. Many contemporary annotations, tape repairs to many corners and folds. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 599.
Lot 227 Maps Pre-Grouping Folding: Small collection of MAPS and pre-grouping paperwork. Many maps showing minor and small railways, some maps ex prospectus. Unfortunately all very fragile/brittle. Must be viewed. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4743.
Lot 228 Maps Pre-Nat Folding: LMS Rates & Taxes Department detailed rating plans from Stockport Enginemen's Lodging House, Stockport Adswood Sidings, Heaton Mersey Tip Sidings. Each small sized paper plan folding into card covers. Circa 1940s. (3) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 861.
Lot 229 Maps Pre-Nat Folding: LMS and BR(M) folder of Motive Power Depot diagrams. Approx 80 plans of depot layouts showing track and buildings. Mostly Western and Central Division locations. - Sold for £410 to bidder number 1379.
Lot 230 Maps Pre-Nat Folding: LNER Colliery Map of Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Lancashire, Cheshire and North Wales. Clothbound RCH style map folding into red clothbound card covers with title on front. Dated 1936. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3953.
Lot 231 Maps BR Folding: BR(S) line diagram plan of Nine Elms depot. Large sized clothbound sheet folding into green covers with title on label on front. Undated. - Sold for £360 to bidder number 2260.
Lot 232 Maps BR Folding: BR(S) London Central District area No.6 line diagrams. Large sized clothbound sheet folding into green covers with title on label on front. Undated, many alterations and annotations. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1409.
Lot 233 Maps BR Folding: BR(M) map of Civil Engineer's districts. Coloured map, dmf, dated September 1959. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.
Lot 234 Maps BR Folding: BR(M) signalling layout apportionment diagrams for Rushden Gas Works Sidings, Glendon & Rushton, Islip Sidings, Storefield, Narborough, Desford Colliery Sidings. Show track layout and signal positions. Approx 28" x 12", dated 1950s. Disbound. (6) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4283.
Lot 235 Maps BR Folding: BR(W) Operating Superintendent's "Engine Route Map". RCH type map coloured to show route availability and engine type. Dmf into hardback covers with title on front. Based on GWR issue and dated September 1931. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4667.
Lot 236 Maps BR Folding: BR(E) Great Central Section book of line diagrams. 50+ fold out diagrams in hardback folder. Circa 1950s. - Sold for £230 to bidder number 1409.
Lot 237 Maps Commercial: BRADSHAW'S "Map & Sections of the Railways of England & Wales". Part coloured map dated 1839, dmf into card covers and contained in modern replacement slipcase. Some foxing to map. - Sold for £220 to bidder number 7309.
Lot 238 Maps Commercial: WYLD'S map of England and Wales showing the railways built and in progress, 24" x 18" rolled paper map circa 1850s. Edge tears and wear. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1143.
Lot 239 Maps Commercial: WYLD'S RAILROAD MAP of England and Wales dated 1844. Hand coloured to show lines built and in progress, dmf into faded cloth bound covers with title in gilt on front. Some staining to covers, map OK although colouring of lines is not done particularly skilfully. Library label inside cover. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 3156.
Lot 240 Maps Commercial: CRUCHLEY'S Railway and Telegraphic County Map of Surrey. Part coloured paper map folding into orange coloured covers. Circa 1860s. Minor wear, generally good. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 1063.