Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Sale 179P, Closing Date: 18 July 2014

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Lot 374 GER Printing Office Machine & Binding Department programme and menu for the 20th annual dinner at the Bull Hotel, Woodbridge. 4pp thin card with coloured decorative covers opening to show travel arrangements, menu and programme. Dated July 1902. VGC. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 375 L&YR programme and menu for the office of superintendent of the line annual staff picnic, July 4th 1914 to the Lake District. Green and gold print with photo illustration on front. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 3937

Lot 376 LNWR menu and wine list for the company dinner for members of the Irish conferences, held at the Imperial Hotel, Llandudno in June 1894. 4pp thin card with coloured artwork covers. - This item was not sold.

Lot 377 NORTH BRITISH STATION HOTEL Edinburgh menu and programme for the Christmas Day celebration 1928. Coloured pictorial card covers showing view of hotel. Ribbon binding holding menu and musical programme. Minor wear. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1053

Lot 378 LMS Restaurant Car menu and wine list for the "Birmingham Gazette Excursion" on 18th May 1936. 4pp with colour illustration of Mercury the winged messenger on front cover and advert for company hotels on rear. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 2004

Lot 379 LNER menu and wine list from the 5.0pm Bradford - Marylebone train on November 27th 1937. 4pp with coloured pictorial front showing view of Western Highlands by Russell Flint. Opens to show wine list and menu with system map on rear. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 3198

Lot 380 MENUS. Approx 20 BR menus and wine lists circa 1960s - 80s. Several from named trains including Emerald Isle Express, Mid-Day Scot, The Comet, The Red Rose Express, Torbay Express. (20) - Sold for £80 to bidder number 904

Lot 381 SUDAN RAILWAYS dinner menu. Thin card with loco and ship illustration at top, menu on attached paper on front, rear shows map of country. Dated May 1945. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 907

Lot 382 SOUTHERN PACIFIC RAILROAD menu for the special train for Nikita Khrushchev and his wife from Los Angeles to San Francisco on 20th September 1959. 4pp showing breakfast menu in English and Russian. Plus another similar showing menu with prices (probably for non dignitaries). (2) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3451

Total number of Lots in Menus: 9.

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