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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 17 October 2014
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Lot 101 General Books 3: RAILWAY ACCOUNTANTS COMMITTEE large sized booklet "Summary of Financial Accounts and Statistical Returns for year ending December 1928 for the GW, LNE, LMS and Southern Railway Companies". Green clothbound covers, 62pp. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 4812.
Lot 102 General Books 3: GWR foolscap sized Roneod notice re early closing of the Swindon Carriage & Wagon Works on Wednesday 12th January 1938 for the FA Cup replay between Swindon and Grimsby. Time to be made up on other days in the same week. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2626.
Lot 103 General Books 3: GWR large sized certificate awarded for re-examination in a course on rules and regulations and safe working. Ornate border with coat of arms and illustrations. Dated 1935. Plus a page from Highbridge Loco signalbox register dated July 8th 1947. (2) - This item was not sold.
Lot 104 General Books 3: BR Examination & Repair card for loco 46244 King George VI. Plus 10 smaller sized Repairs Required cards for the same loco. Most dated 1962. (11) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2780.
Lot 105 General Books 3: BR "Engine Record Card" card for Patriot class loco 45535 Sir Herbert Walker. Shows loco information and details of works visits between 1948 and 1962. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 933.
Lot 106 General Books 3: Two BR(E) GE Section Central Timing and Diagramming Section Shenfield typescript reports re early diesel traction, gradients, route availability etc. Dated 1957. Plus BR(E) GE Section compendium of timing and diagramming data dated September 1952. (3) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 459.
Lot 107 General Books 3: Five BR typescript reports on early diesel loco performance mostly relating to faults and breakdowns. Dated early 1960s. (5) - Sold for £20 to bidder number 459.
Lot 108 General Books 3: BR(S) 11 page typescript document "Engine Allocation". Dated August 1958. Plus various amendments from the same period (copies). - Sold for £14 to bidder number 624.
Lot 109 General Books 3: BR(S) 10 page typescript document "Allocation of Locomotives Southern Region". Dated April 1960. Plus various amendments from the same period (some copies). - Sold for £10 to bidder number 624.
Lot 110 General Books 3: Two BR(M) "Isolation Instruction Books" for the Manchester - Sheffield - Wath electrified line. Two part large sized folders with clothbound hardback covers with title on front. 18 and 24 typescript pages covering the Piccadilly - Gorton and Newton - Dunford sections. Dated November 1967. (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 3756.
Lot 111 General Books 3: Four BR(W) office copies of GWR drawings showing 3000 gallon tender (1898), Welshpool & Llanfair locos No.1 & 2, 1400 class (1932), Star Class (1906). Each large sized, folded. (4) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1972.
Lot 112 General Books 3: LMS folder of typical control tables and circuits for multi-unit colour light signalling. 20+ Roneod pages dated 1938. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4736.
Lot 113 General Books 3: RAILWAY EXECUTIVE (LM Region) typescript booklet "Inspection of Workshops at Derby by Members of the British Transport Commission, January 23rd 1948". 10 pages plus attached photos. - This item was not sold.
Lot 114 General Books 3: BRITISH TRANSPORT COMMISSION "BEECHING REPORT" "The Reshaping of British Railways". Two part report, part 1 148pp report and part 2 containing maps. Published 1963. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1600.
Lot 115 General Books 3: NORFOLK RAILWAY SOCIETY "Report of a Traffic Census held on 19th July 1958". Foolscap sized, 14 typescript pages. Includes ex M&GN lines. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 2595.
Lot 116 General Books 3: BOARD OF TRADE "Summary of Accidents and Casualties" during the 3 months ending September 1912. Foolscap sized, 123pp, covers poor, contents OK. - This item was not sold.
Lot 117 General Books 3: BOARD OF TRADE "Returns of Accidents and Casualties" during the 3 months ending December 1906. Foolscap sized, 37pp, original blue covers missing. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 7309.
Lot 118 General Books 3: Ledger type, part leather bound volume of HMSO papers returned to Parliament by the Railway Department of the Board of Trade in the 1907 session including returns of accidents for 1906 and 1907. 300+pp. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 599.
Lot 119 General Books 3: Large sized PAPER LABEL "Northorpe (North Road)". White lettering on orange background. 24" x 6", believed used to overlay a BR totem sign. Folded and creased, tape repairs on rear. - This item was not sold.
Lot 120 General Books 3: Small collection of PAPERWORK, mostly GER related including notices of superannuation fund meetings, union related correspondence, war relief fund notices, etc. (Qty) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 621.