Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 184P, Closing Date: 17 October 2014

SRA Postal Auction: Posters Letterpress

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Lot 845 L&YR 34" x 22" letterpress poster advertising excursion tickets from Liverpool to Manchester for the steeplechases at Manchester. Dated February 1898. Many faults and fold tears. Very fragile. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 2782

Lot 846 LNER d/r letterpress poster advertising fares on the excursions to Hull for the Hull Fair. Blue print with winking eye logo at top. Undated, folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 353

Lot 847 LNER d/r letterpress poster advertising furniture removals by road or rail by Carver's in association with the LNER. Red, blue and yellow print, folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 848 LNER d/r letterpress poster announcing curtailment of various services to stations in the Eastern Counties due to evacuation of certain east coast towns. Dated July 1940. Folded. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 215

Lot 849 LNER d/r poster "Air Raid Precautions" informing the public where the nearest shelter to the station is located. Yellow and black print with space at bottom left blank to write in location. Dated September 1939. Folded. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 215

Lot 850 LNER d/r poster "Expresses to London King's Cross call at Finsbury Park during London Air Raid Alerts". Red and maroon print listing train times. Dated July 1941. Folded. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4848

Lot 851 WARTIME d/r letterpress poster "Railway Passenger Services During Evacuation" detailing alterations of services. Blue print, folded. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 659

Lot 852 MINISTRY OF WAR TRANSPORT 30" x 20" wartime information poster "Leave Rush Hour Travel for War Workers Please". Red and black print with government coat of arms top r/h corner. Folded. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 659

Lot 853 MINISTRY OF WAR TRANSPORT 30" x 20" wartime information poster "Free Those Vehicles" encouraging quick turnaround of vehicles in depots. Red and black print, folded. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 659

Lot 854 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE d/r wartime poster informing the public that there will be a limited number of additional trains over Christmas. Blue, red and black print with decorative border. Folded. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 215

Lot 855 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE 25" x 20" wartime information poster encouraging the public not to send Christmas parcels". Red and green print with decorative edging. Folded. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 659

Lot 856 BIG 4 25" x 20" wartime information poster listing advice for sending goods by rail. Red and black print with Big 4 logo at bottom. Folded. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 659

Lot 857 BRITISH RAILWAYS d/r wartime information poster "Your Train, Your Goods" informing the public that delays are inevitable due to the exceptional weather conditions and the blackout. Red and black print with decorative border. Folded, creasing and tears to bottom edge. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 353

Lot 858 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE (NE) 30" x 20" poster "Free as a Bird with Holiday Runabout Tickets". Orange and blue print showing map of area No.19 featuring lines north of Newcastle. Dated 1952. Folded. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 2861

Lot 859 BR(NE) d/r poster "Really Competitive Cheap Day Return Tickets from Keighley". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1953. Folded, some discolouration at folds. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 7509

Lot 860 BR(NE) d/r poster "Really Competitive Cheap Day Return Tickets - Hull - Driffield, Bridlington - Scarborough". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1953. Folded, some discolouration at folds. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2257

Lot 861 BR(NE) 30" x 20" poster "Cheap Day Return Tickets - North Tyneside Electrified Branch to Newcastle". Blue print showing diagram of line and fares. Undated, folded. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 2112

Lot 862 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Return Tickets - Bishop Auckland - Seaburn". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1952. Folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 2112

Lot 863 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Tickets Any Train Any Day - Hull - Beverley, Hull - Brough etc". Dated 1950. Folded. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 2112

Lot 864 BR(NE) d/r poster announcing train service alterations in connection with reconstruction work at Wakefield Westgate station, April 1951. Red and blue print, folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 2112

Lot 865 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster announcing the start of a new named train, "The Royal Duchy", between Penzance and Paddington. Blue and purple print listing train times. Undated, small edge tears. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 2626

Lot 866 BR(M) d/r letterpress poster announcing the proposed withdrawal of local passenger services between Derby Junction and Spondon Junction via Chaddesden and between Derby South Junction and Derby North Junction. Dated June 1968. Folded, some sun discolouration to part. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 2144

Lot 867 BR(M) d/r letterpress poster "Damage to Britannia Bridge, Menai Strait". Red print advising of bus replacement and special trains. Dated 1970. Folded, minor wear. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 419

Lot 868 BR(W) poster advertising Boxing Day excursion from Penzance area to Plymouth for Plymouth Argyll v Newport County football match and pantomime at the Palace Theatre. Maroon and blue print, dated 1957. Folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 820

Total number of Lots in Posters Letterpress: 24.

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