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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 18 April 2014
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Lot 401 Timetables Foreign: SOUTH AFRICAN RAILWAYS, AIRWAYS AND ROAD MOTOR SERVICES PTT dated June 1941. Foolscap sized, photo illustrated covers, 320pp, scuffs and faults to covers. - This item was not sold.
Lot 402 Timetables Foreign: AMERICAN AIRLINES timetables. Centre folding type with illustrated covers, 12pp, dated April 1935, June 1936, November 1936, June 1940. (4) - Sold for £30 to bidder number 820.
Lot 403 Handbills Singles: LYNTON AND BARNSTAPLE RAILWAY handbill showing timetable for the bank holiday, August 7th 1911. 1pp on orange paper, large tear and loss top r/h and l/h corner. Appears to have been torn into pieces and restored. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 2244.
Lot 404 Handbills Singles: LSWR handbill for a fast excursion to Lynton (via Barnstaple Town and L&B Rly) from Exeter, July 1906. 1pp, folded and worn at folds. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 889.
Lot 405 Handbills Singles: SHROPSHIRE & MONTGOMERYSHIRE RAILWAY handbill advertising special excursion fares and asking for support for the local line. Dated January 1927. Folded. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1307.
Lot 406 Handbills Singles: SECR 4pp handbill advertising continental services from London. Lilac coloured print, dated November 1919. Horizontal fold. - This item was not sold.
Lot 407 Handbills Pre-Grouping: Two GNR & GCR Joint handbills. Excursion to London from the Oldham area June 1914 (top edge trimmed), excursions to the midland counties from the Manchester area June 1914 (4pp). Plus GCR handbill for excursion to Lincoln from Manchester area May 1914 (stained). (3) - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1481.
Lot 408 Handbills Pre-Grouping: Three GNR handbills for cheap excursions from Yorkshire and Lincolnshire to the Yorkshire Gala and Flower Show, Agricultural & Poultry Show at Thorne, Belvoir Castle & Nottingham. All dated 1870. Faults to l/h edge where disbound. (3) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 889.
Lot 409 Handbills Pre-Grouping: Seven MIDLAND RAILWAY handbills for excursions. Destinations include Ramsgate, London, Bristol, Sheffield, Birmingham. Dated 1872 - 1922. (7) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 356.
Lot 410 Handbills Pre-Nat: LMS longer type handbill "Additional Experimental Express Services by Diesel Train". Green print showing timetable of Oxford - Cambridge services. Dated September 1938. Folded, small annotation. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 979.
Lot 411 Handbills Pre-Nat: Four LNER handbills, mostly from the Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire areas. Dated 1928 - 35. Plus four GWR handbills including cricket match Gloucestershire v Lancashire at Bristol. GWR examples fragile and with faults. (8) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 2144.
Lot 412 Handbills Pre-Nat: Ten LNER handbills including multi page examples, mostly for excursions and excursion programmes. Dated 1928 - 39. Rusty staples to some. (10) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 324.
Lot 413 Handbills Pre-Nat: LNER handbills and leaflets relating to services to or from the London area. Includes suburban line route diagram ex timetable, guide to employment on the railways, excursion & special train arrangements notice. Dated 1936 - 46. (11) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 296.
Lot 414 Handbills BR: BR(NE) 1pp handbill "Hawes Station - withdrawal of passenger train service". Orange print, dated March 1959. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 324.
Lot 415 Handbills BR: BR. Approx 40 handbills. Mostly single sheet type. Various regions although many London Midland noted. (40) - Sold for £60 to bidder number 324.
Lot 416 Handbills BR: BR. Approx 40 handbills. Mostly multi page examples and smaller sized timetables. Various regions although many London Midland noted. (40) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 324.
Lot 417 Handbills BR: APPROX 50 mostly BR(M) handbills. Most for excursions from the Manchester area with several Organised Rambles types noted. Dated 1950s and 60s. Condition varies. (50) - Sold for £130 to bidder number 861.
Lot 418 Menus: GCR menu and wine list for the commemorative meal at Marylebone station to mark the end of the GCR at the grouping. 4pp thin card with colour illustration of buffer stops on front. Opens to show menu & wine list and autographs of attending dignitaries including Sir Sam Fay and John George Robinson. Dated 30th December 1922. - Sold for £170 to bidder number 2058.
Lot 419 Menus: LNER Newcastle Central Station Hotel dining room menu. Brown print on cream, 2pp, dated July 17th 1933. Some wear, vertical fold. - This item was not sold.
Lot 420 Menus: GWR HOTELS menu for the United Wards Club of the City of London Shakespeare Tour, June 1932. 4pp thin card with GWR coat of arms in gold on front. Plus GWR menu with coloured coastal scene of Falmouth on front and area 2 holiday season ticket route map on back. (2) - This item was not sold.