Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 184P, Closing Date: 17 October 2014

SRA Postal Auction: Share Certificates

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Lot 134 KIRKCALDY & DISTRICT RAILWAY unissued share certificate dated 189x. Ornate scrolled title and side embellishment, large format on pink paper. Some folds. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 2997

Lot 135 OLDHAM, ASHTON-UNDER-LYNE AND GUIDE BRIDGE JUNCTION RAILWAY share certificate for 675 £10 shares dated 1881 made out to the LNWR. Ornate scrolled title, side embellishment, red attached seal. Neat stamp and perforation cancellations, some discoloration along top edge not affecting print. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1196

Lot 136 OSWESTRY, ELLESMERE & WHITCHURCH RAILWAY share certificate for one £10 share dated 1861. Ornate title, embossed seal, not cancelled. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 1645

Lot 137 CORNWALL RAILWAY share certificate for one £50 share dated 1846. Ornate scrolled title, embossed seal, printed on green paper, not cancelled. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 829

Lot 138 BUCKINGHAMSHIRE RAILWAY share certificate for £500 of 'Guaranteed Stock 1852' dated 1861, Ornate scrolled title with company logo top centre. Pen cancellation, some discoloration along top edge not affecting print. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2997

Lot 139 GREAT CENTRAL RAILWAY share certificate for £765 of 'Convertible Preference Stock, 1876' dated 1911. Ornate printing in brown, red attached seal, faint stamp cancellations, some folds. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1644

Lot 140 MIDLAND RAILWAY share certificate for one £10 preference share dated 1878. Ornate scrolled title, embossed seal, blue print, not cancelled, VGC. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 309

Lot 141 GOLDEN VALLEY RAILWAY share certificate for one £10 share dated 1878. Ornate scrolled title, orange print with engraving of old loco at left, embossed seal, not cancelled. Plus coloured map of line with proposed extensions and printed circular dated 1890 re company finances. (3) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 829

Lot 142 NORTHERN COUNTIES UNION RAILWAY share certificate for one share dated 1846. Ornate scrolled title, embossed seal, not cancelled. - This item was not sold.

Lot 143 LIVERPOOL OVERHEAD RAILWAY share certificate for 25 5% perpetual preference shares dated 1893. Ornate scrolled title, embossed seal, large engraving of the overhead line in city scene. Perforation cancellations, folded. Plus LOR handbill for 1955 for Grand National at Aintree Racecourse, LOR season ticket application form and Mersey Railway unused signalman's certificate dated 191x. (4) - This item was not sold.

Lot 144 BRINSOP HALL COAL COMPANY share certificate for one £50 'deferred' share dated 1874. Ornate scrolled title, embossed seal, orange under printed 'fully paid', not cancelled, good condition. - This item was not sold.

Lot 145 JAMESTOWN IMPROVEMENT COMPANY (USA) "Stock Book" containing approx 100 share certificates in a landscape format hardback book. Approx 17 issued and cancelled. Ornate design, dated 1897. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 2654

Lot 146 WEST COAST CONSTRUCTION COMPANY (USA) "Stock Book" containing approx 30 share certificates in a landscape format hardback book. Approx 3 issued and cancelled. Ornate design with company title hand written. Dated 1896. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 820

Total number of Lots in Share Certificates: 13.

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