Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 17 October 2014

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Lot 361 Handbills Singles: GWR larger type handbill for cheap fares from the Hereford and Cheltenham area to Monmouth for the Monmouth races. Dated September 1884. Some edge creasing otherwise good condition. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 2100.

Lot 362 Handbills Pre-Grouping: Small quantity of PRE GROUPING handbills including examples from LNWR, L&YR and LNWR, Midland Railway, East Coast Route, CLC. Most with faults, some very poor. (Qty) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1481.

Lot 363 Handbills Pre-Nat: CRICKET. Two LNER handbills listing county matches in 1928(8pp, rusty staples) and for the Scarborough Cricket Week 1935. Plus BR handbills for England matches v West Indies 1957 and v Australia 1953 and 1956. (5) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1307.

Lot 364 Handbills Pre-Nat: SR longer type handbill for excursions to Fratton and Portsmouth for Portsmouth football matches. Dated December 1937. Minor edge faults. Plus SR handbill for excursion from Southampton area to Nottingham for FA Cup match between Southampton and Nottingham Forest, January 1938. (2) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1481.

Lot 365 Handbills Pre-Nat: SR handbill detailing the programme of rail and steamer arrangements from London to the Naval Review at Spithead, May 1937. Blue print with illustration on front. 4pp. Plus SR programme of additional, altered and cancelled services in connection with the same Naval Review. Foolscap sized, blue print, 8pp. (2) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1481.

Lot 366 Handbills Pre-Nat: Three SR handbills. Day tour to Ypres and the Belgian battlefields, excursion to Southampton to see the Queen Mary (both longer type dated 1938), cheap day tickets to Camelford from various North Cornwall stations (December 1946). (3) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1481.

Lot 367 Handbills Pre-Nat: Three SR 4pp handbills for 7 day Holiday Season tickets covering the Tamar Valley, Atlantic Coast, North Devon Coast. Coloured print, dated 1938. (3) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 681.

Lot 368 Handbills Pre-Nat: Sixteen LMS handbills including Matlock Bath music festival, Kingsbury Colliery sports, Loughborough Agricultural Show, British Legion Fete Nuneaton, Holiday Contract Tickets, Cruft's, Bournville, etc. Dated 1924 - 38. Faults and string tears to some. (16) - Sold for £65 to bidder number 2144.

Lot 369 Handbills BR: CAMPING COACHES. Four BR(ScR) 6pp handbills "Camping Apartments for Happy Holidays" dated 1953, 1956, 1959, 1960. (4) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 234.

Lot 370 Handbills BR: Six BR(S) longer type handbills on coloured paper. Includes destinations in North Cornwall and Bluebell Line stations. Dated 1948 - 50. Plus two BR(W) handbills for excursion from Taunton to Lyme Regis July 1962 and Land Cruise to the North Cornish coast June 1957. (8) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 681.

Lot 371 Handbills BR: APPROX 20 BR(ScR) handbills. Mostly single page examples for excursions. Dated 1950s and 60s. Condition OK. (20) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1481.

Lot 372 Handbills BR: APPROX 40 BR(M) handbills. Most for excursions including a few multi page examples. West Ham v Preston cup final example noted. Dated 1950s and 60s. Condition mostly OK. (40) - Sold for £70 to bidder number 324.

Lot 373 Handbills BR: APPROX 40 mostly BR(S, E & NE) handbills. Most for excursions including a few multi page examples. Dated 1950s and 60s. Condition varies. (40) - Sold for £65 to bidder number 766.

Lot 374 Handbills BR: APPROX 20 smaller and folding handbill type timetable leaflets. Mostly BR(M & E) issues, some with steam loco or DMU illustration on front. Dated 1950s and 60s. (20) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 324.

Lot 375 Menus: PULLMAN COMPANY two part afternoon tea menu and wine list from the Golden Arrow. Blue coloured card, contained in Pullman company leatherette type covers. Circa early 1970s. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3451.

Lot 376 Menus: PULLMAN COMPANY 1pp, thin card dinner menu. Circa 1950s. Plus BR named train drinks menu from the Caledonian dated 1964 and Pullman Company cord bound 4pp lunch menu and wine list dated 22nd June 1960. (3) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3451.

Lot 377 Menus: LNER West Riding Limited menu. Blue artwork covers, 4pp thin card, timetable on rear cover. Unused without menu and wine list. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 234.

Lot 378 Menus: LMS restaurant car menu and wine list for the "Town Holidays" train on 11th August 1936. 4pp with red colour illustration of Mercury the winged messenger on front cover and advert for company hotels on rear. Folded and a little worn. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 3294.

Lot 379 Menus: LMS luncheon menu for Mr.Shipley's party in the restaurant car on a train from Leicester to Aintree for the Grand National. Thin card, blue and gold print, dated 18th March 1932. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 3294.

Lot 380 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY publication "Scenery in North Eastern England". Coloured pictorial covers showing Bamborough Castle. 32pp illustrated guide to the area circa 1890s. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 2861.

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