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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 18 April 2014
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Lot 41 General Books 2: LNWR certificate as issued to members of staff who worked through labour troubles in August 1911. Yellow, blue and gold coloured ornate design, 10" x 7", good condition. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 384.
Lot 42 General Books 2: GWR foolscap sized ledger type book "Running Powers". 242pp showing running power agreements over other company's lines and their running powers over GWR lines. Most pages have small, RCH type diagrams of the lines in question. Dated 1902. Covers, especially spine, rubbed. - Sold for £640 to bidder number 1644.
Lot 43 General Books 2: GWR "Supplementary Rate Book" from Blackthorn Station. Large ledger type book dated 1913. Plus various connected and unconnected paperwork items from various dates. (Qty) - This item was not sold.
Lot 44 General Books 2: GWR publication "General Strike May 1926". Paperback, 144pp analysis of the situation. Some marking to covers otherwise OK. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1644.
Lot 45 General Books 2: GWR 1926 General Strike Bulletin. 14 typescript pages reproduced from the original copies. Faults to edges of covers and spine. - This item was not sold.
Lot 46 General Books 2: GWR foolscap sized, leather trimmed hardback book "Diagrams of Special Wagons". 40pp dated July 1939. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 3451.
Lot 47 General Books 2: GWR "Maximum Loads of Engines". Blue clothbound covers, 68pp dated November 1908. Covers very worn. Plus small quantity of Stockton & Darlington Railway waybills and four LMS maps ex official publication. (Qty) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 459.
Lot 48 General Books 2: GWR 2pp circular dated May 1911 "Opening of Lampeter and Aberayron Light Railway". Acknowledgement slip absent. Small scuff on rear. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1297.
Lot 49 General Books 2: GWR. Approx 80 general instructions circulars from 1940. Various subjects, most 2 - 4pp. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 384.
Lot 50 General Books 2: GCR foolscap sized ledger type book "Lines Owned, Jointly Owned, Leased or Worked and Running Powers Arrangements". 66pp listing the sections, agreement dates, etc. Dated 1913. Part leather bound hardback book, spine worn, contents OK. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 7309.
Lot 51 General Books 2: GER smaller sized hardback book "Carriage Stock" containing 200+pp with hand written details. Circa 1890s. Covers rubbed. - Sold for £220 to bidder number 1122.
Lot 52 General Books 2: NER. Ledger type bound volume of agreements between various companies and the NER. Fifty agreements dated 1899. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4812.
Lot 53 General Books 2: HARDBACK BOOK "NER List of Engines". Large sized ledger type book with leather bound covers and title in gold on front. 50pp internal publication listing engines, costs and principal renewals. Dated 1920. Covers rubbed, contents OK. - Sold for £140 to bidder number 1250.
Lot 54 General Books 2: NER Hartlepool Docks "Specification and Conditions of Contract for the Construction and Erection of Two Pairs of Dock Gates for the New West Entrance at West Hartlepool". Foolscap sized, 54pp dated 1910. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 632.
Lot 55 General Books 2: MIDLAND RAILWAY hardback booklet "List of Telegraph Stations". 77pp dated 1912. Bindings loose, some cover wear. - This item was not sold.
Lot 56 General Books 2: LMS foolscap sized booklet "List of Collieries on the LMS including Proprietors and Postal Addresses also Maps Shewing Position of Collieries". 15pp plus 15 maps, dated July 1937. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1644.
Lot 57 General Books 2: LMS report on comparative tests on the Midland Division (Carlisle & Leeds) between Prince of Wales loco, compound engine and loco No.998 between December 1923 and January 1924. Cloth covers, 15 typescript pages plus diagrams. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 246.
Lot 58 General Books 2: HIGHLAND RAILWAY "Book of Reference". Large format document, 64pp dated November 1889. Gives names of landowners etc affected by the building of lines including Black Isle Railway, branch to Fort George, extension of Burghead Railway. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3875.
Lot 59 General Books 2: HIGHLAND RAILWAY published booklet "List of Shareholders of the Highland Railway as at 1st December 1883". Card covers (creased), 123pp, some foxing. - Sold for £240 to bidder number 4812.
Lot 60 General Books 2: HIGHLAND RAILWAY goods department book of rules and regulation. Clothbound hardback covers with title on label on front, 39pp dated 1878. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 3875.