Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 184P, Closing Date: 17 October 2014

SRA Postal Auction: Manufacturer's Catalogues

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Lot 166 NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY official account of the company's war efforts 1914-1919. Rebound into later hardback covers with company name on front. 123pp fully illustrated account of locos and munitions made for the war. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1301

Lot 167 VULCAN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS large sized folder of illustrations and information re locos built by the company circa 1950s. Approx 100 pages of illustrations in brown paperback covers. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1133

Lot 168 PECKETT & SONS LTD booklet of photographic views of the works and the locos built there. Blue card covers with embossed view of 4-4-0 tank loco. 78pp published circa 1940s. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 829

Lot 169 W.G. BAGNALL catalogue "Locomotives". Coloured pictorial card covers showing overseas loco, comb binding, 48pp, fully illustrated. Circa 1950s. Creasing and wear to covers. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 572

Lot 170 SCHMIDT SUPERHEATING COMPANY booklet "The Application of Superheated Steam to Locomotives". Paperback, 48pp plus fold out diagram, dated June 1908. Covers worn and dusty, vertical fold. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4736

Lot 171 EDGAR ALLEN & CO (Sheffield) booklet "Tramway Evolution". Illustrated card covers showing wheel and tram track, 58pp detailing changes in tramway practice 1883 - 1923 and production methods of making track and crossing arrangements. Published 1928. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1010

Lot 172 McKENZIE HOLLAND & WESTINGHOUSE POWER SIGNAL CO booklet "Electro Pneumatic Signalling of Southport L&YR". Artwork card covers, 27pp, fully illustrated reprint from the Railway Gazette Magazine, May 1919. Dog-eared and worn. Plus hardback book "The First Principles of Railway Signalling" by C.B. Byles. 146pp published by The Railway Gazette in 1910. (2) - Sold for £75 to bidder number 3937

Lot 173 WESTINGHOUSE BRAKE COMPANY folder "Prices of Repair Parts". Hardback folder with title in gold on front, containing 30+pp illustrated guide to parts. Dated 1910. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4736

Lot 174 WESTINGHOUSE BRAKE SIGNAL CO published booklet "The ABC of Westinghouse Relay Interlocking". Photo illustrated card covers, comb binding, 24pp, circa late 1940s. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4736

Lot 175 ROBERT HUDSON LTD Leeds, catalogue No.D57 "Hudson Light Railway Materials". Card covers, 24pp, fully illustrated, circa 1950s. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 3677

Lot 176 ROBERT HUDSON LTD Leeds, catalogue No.L57 "Hudson - Hunslet Light Diesel Locomotives". Card covers, 16pp, fully illustrated, circa 1950s. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1301

Lot 177 METROPOLITAN-VICKERS COMPANY published booklet "Suburban Electrification - Central Railway of Brazil". Illustrated card covers, 44pp photo illustrated guide to equipment used in the project. Circa 1940s. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1301

Lot 178 LIMA LOCOMOTIVE WORKS booklet "Lima Super-Power Steam Locomotives". Photo illustrated card covers, comb binding, 42pp illustrated guide to locos built for various American railroads. Dated 1942. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 246

Lot 179 SHAY LOCOMOTIVES. Lima Locomotive Works catalogue No S-4 of Shay geared locomotives. Card covers, 28pp illustrated catalogue of locos in production. Dated 1925. Tear off section missing from end. Plus similar catalogue for industrial locos (many detached pages and general faults). (2) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 246

Lot 180 PORTER COMPANY catalogue of "Steam Locomotives Light & Heavy". Brown card covers, 152pp illustrated guide to company products. 13th edition circa 1920s. - Sold for £150 to bidder number 246

Lot 181 AMERICAN LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY catalogue of "Light Locomotive Parts & General Products". Card covers, 172pp illustrated guide to company products, circa 1920s. - Sold for £180 to bidder number 246

Lot 182 BUDD illustrated brochure for stainless steel coaching stock built by the company. 12pp circa 1940s. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 3451

Lot 183 BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS published hardback book "Record of Recent Construction - Nos.21 to 30". 322pp illustrated record of locos built by the company circa early 1900s. Covers rubbed, bindings very loose. Plus similar for Nos. 41 to 50. Some damp staining to second example. (2) - Sold for £110 to bidder number 3451

Lot 184 BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS in house "Record" No.94 "Tank-Frame Locomotives". Softback, 17pp, circa 1919. Plus similar No.95 "Internal Combustion Locomotives", 35pp published 1919. Both French language versions. (2) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 246

Lot 185 Seven issues of the BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS in house magazine "Baldwin Locomotives". Dated April 1928, October 1929, January 1930, July 1933, January 1934, June 1942, October 1943. Wear and faults to covers of early examples. (7) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 246

Lot 186 ST.LOUIS FROG & SWITCH COMPANY catalogue of track produced by the company. Green clothbound covers with title in gold on front, 280pp fully illustrated, circa 1920s. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 4736

Lot 187 JEFFREY MINE LOCOMOTIVES "Bulletin No.17". 68pp fully illustrated guide to company products. Faults and wear to illustrated card covers, spine taped. Dated 1909. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1301

Lot 188 WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC & MANUFACTURING COMPANY published brochure for the PCC type streetcar. Coloured card covers, 20pp illustrated guide to the benefits of the product. Dated 1938. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1207

Lot 189 JERRY O'MAHONY COMPANY (USA) catalogue of roadside restaurants in the style of dining cars. Coloured pictorial card covers, 28pp illustrated guide to company products, circa 1920s. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 820

Total number of Lots in Manufacturer's Catalogues: 24.

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