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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 18 April 2014
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Lot 441 Official Publications LMS: LOCALLY PUBLISHED guide book "Great Yarmouth and Gorleston on Sea - travel by LMS - the best way". Illustrated card covers showing town and LMS coats of arms. 88pp circa 1930s. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1143.
Lot 442 Official Publications LNER: LNER official publication "New Ways for British Holidays - Lincolnshire and the Dukeries". Red and turquoise covers showing map of country and Lincolnshire area. 32pp plus fold-out map. No supplement in front pocket. Dated 1934. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.
Lot 443 Official Publications LNER: LNER publicity booklet "On Either Side" covering the journey between Edinburgh & Fort William, Inverness & Aberdeen. Coloured pictorial covers with cartoon like illustration of old couple in carriage. 38pp plus fold-out map, circa late 1920s. Covers dusty. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 377.
Lot 444 Official Publications LNER: LNER 12pp booklet "The Coronation - The First Streamlined Train etc", dated July 1937. Rusty staples plus circular pictorial luggage label "Edinburgh Waverley" from the same train (small edge nick), 1pp handbill for connections from the train at York to Scarborough (July 1937). (3) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4489.
Lot 445 Official Publications LNER: LNER booklet "West Riding Limited - The First Streamlined Train". Pictorial card covers showing A4 at speed. 12pp detailing times, map, seating plan and information. Dated September 1938. VGC. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4489.
Lot 446 Official Publications LNER: LNER. Collection of items including circular pictorial Flying Scotsman luggage labels Edinburgh Waverley, Dundee, East Anglian named train timetable leaflet, Interesting Notes for Passengers booklets 1936 and 1938, Weekly Holiday Season Ticket leaflet 1937, Belgian Coast services leaflet 1936, etc. (10) - Sold for £130 to bidder number 234.
Lot 447 Official Publications LNER: LNER. Silver Jubilee (4pp, undated) and West Riding Limited (September 1937) named train information leaflets, summary of facilities by passenger train booklet 1935, circular pictorial Flying Scotsman luggage label London King's Cross and similar Silver Jubilee example. (5) - Sold for £120 to bidder number 234.
Lot 448 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "St.Malo. The Gateway to Brittany's Emerald Coast". Coloured pictorial covers showing view through stone portal, 16pp illustrated guide dated April 1939. Possibly the cover image may have had an opening door when published. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.
Lot 449 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "Hints for Holidays 1936". Coloured pictorial covers showing young girl with beach ball. 936pp. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1192.
Lot 450 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "Southampton Docks owned and managed by the Southern Railway". Coloured artwork paperback covers, 16pp illustrated guide to the activities of the docks. Dated 1938. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.
Lot 451 Official Publications SR: SR publication "ACE". 50pp fully illustrated guide to the "Atlantic Coast Express" by SPB Mais. Details places of interest on the journey. Illustrated covers in a "through the window" style. Fold-out map. Dated 1937. Plus "The Passing Scene - London, Portsmouth, Isle of Wight". 24pp "along the line" type guide, published 1938. (2) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4356.
Lot 452 Official Publications BR: BR. Eight centre folding, glossy type, colour leaflets. The Yorkshire Dales, The English Lakes, Teesdale, Tynedale and the Roman Wall, Northumbrian Coast & Cheviots, The Peak District, The Lancashire Coast, York and the Yorkshire Coast. Circa early 1950s. (8) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4489.
Lot 453 Official Publications BR: BR. Eight centre folding, glossy type, colour leaflets. Clyde Coast and Loch Lomond, Scotland, The Land of Scot & Burns, Edinburgh and the Lowlands, Through the Trossachs, Dumfries and Galloway, Western Hills and Moorlands, Shakespeare Country. Circa early 1950s. (8) - Sold for £25 to bidder number 287.
Lot 454 Official Publications BR: BR. Seven centre folding, glossy type, colour leaflets. Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Eastern England, The South of England & Channel Islands, The Glorious Thames (2 different). Circa early 1950s. (7) - Sold for £25 to bidder number 287.
Lot 455 Official Publications BR: BR. Eight centre folding, glossy type, colour leaflets. Cornwall, Devon, The Wye Valley, The Cambrian Coast, Somerset, Wales, South Wales, North Wales. Circa early 1950s. (8) - Sold for £25 to bidder number 287.
Lot 456 Official Publications BR: Two BR(W) versions of GWR guide books by Maxwell Fraser. "Royal Windsor" and "Shakespeare's Country", both with colour pictorial paperback booklets, 32pp published late 1940s. VGC. (2) - This item was not sold.
Lot 457 Official Publications Foreign: CHEMINS DE FER DE L'OUEST ET DE BRIGHTON guide book "Paris a Londres en 9 heures par la gare Saint Lazare". Illustrated paperback covers, 36pp guide to London, circa 1900s. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4743.
Lot 458 Official Publications Foreign: FRENCH STATE RAILWAYS & LB&SCR guide to Paris to London services via Newhaven and Dieppe. Maroon covers with centre cut out showing coloured pictorial view of French loco. 16pp circa 1900s. Staining to edges of pages from coloured covers. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.
Lot 459 Official Publications Foreign: CHICAGO, MILWAUKEE & ST.PAUL RAILWAY published booklet "Lake Michigan to Puget Sound electrically through the Rockies, Bitter Route and Cascade Mountains". Artwork covers with attached coloured plate. 4pp plus 22 coloured plates showing scenic views of the railway. Circa 1920s. Good condition. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 820.
Lot 460 Official Publications Foreign: SOUTHERN PACIFIC published booklet "The Shasta Route along the Southern Pacific - the road of a thousand wonders". Artwork covers with attached coloured plate. 4pp plus 22 coloured plates showing scenic views along the railway. Circa 1920s. Some wear to covers. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 820.