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Sale 188P, Closing Date: 13 February 2015
SRA Postal Auction: General Books 3
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Lot 72 BR(W) SIGNALBOX TRAIN REGISTER from Wolvercot Sidings signalbox. Duly completed for the period between August and October 1959. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1258
Lot 73 BR(W) SIGNALBOX TRAIN REGISTER from Bradford Junction signalbox. Duly completed for the period between January and March 1966. No rear cover. Plus similar covering October 1979 to January 1980. (2) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 264
Lot 74 BR(W) Western Division typed document "Physical Facts - List of Signal Boxes as at 3rd January 1966 (Mechanical & Power)". 12 pages in card covers, some amendments to show closures, etc. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1480
Lot 75 BR Examination & Repair card for loco 72005 Clan MacGregor. Plus 15 smaller sized Repairs Required cards for the same loco. Most dated 1963. (16) - Sold for £210 to bidder number 2260
Lot 76 Nine BR "Engine Record Cards" for various Eastern Region locos including 63581, 63635, 64423, 64395, 69314, 64321, 69332, 65158, 69341. Shows a little loco information and details of works visits. (9) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1645
Lot 77 Approx 20 mostly BR(S) carriage window destination labels from the 1950s and 60s. Unused, very heavy duplication. (Qty) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4276
Lot 78 LEICESTER AREA "Road & Rail Service Plan". Coloured diagram showing the potential plan for the future operation of local rail and bus services in the Leicester area based on the GC main line. Shows local populations, potential growth areas and Midland Red bus company service numbers. 30" x 18" dated 1960. Rolled. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 296
Lot 79 RAILTRACK report of the preliminary investigation into running VSOE trains between Ashford International and the Channel Tunnel. 50+ typed pages and diagrams, dated 1996. Plus three glossy brochures for the VSOE trains dated 1996 - 7. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3451
Lot 80 BR(E) specification for steel twin screw geared turbine steamer for the Harwich - Hook of Holland service. Thick card covers, 124pp dated 1949. - This item was not sold.
Lot 81 PECKETT & SONS LTD general arrangement drawing of 0-4-0 tank loco. 36" x 24", coloured on linen backed paper, dated 1904. - Sold for £210 to bidder number 2991
Lot 82 Two BRUSH office copy general arrangement drawings showing class 31 diesel dated 1959 and class 47 diesel dated 1965. Plus similar BR(M) Horwich Works office copy drawing showing 4-6-2 passenger & 2-8-2 freight locos dated 1962. Folded. (3) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 3732
Lot 83 NATIONAL UNION OF RAILWAYMEN programme for 26th annual Grand Concert, Town Hall, Leeds, October 1917. Paperback, 16pp, rusty staples. - This item was not sold.
Lot 84 Issues No. 10 & 11 of "The Locoman" magazine dated November and December 1941. Each 20 typescript page Roneod type. Lots of traffic report information. Unusual wartime publication. (2) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 2595
Lot 85 PORT OF LONDON AUTHORITY official handbook "The Port of London 1949". Card covers, 48pp, slight marking to edges of covers. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 234
Lot 86 BRITISH TRANSPORT COMMISSION "Register of Ships". Ring binder containing 50+pp of technical details of the fleet. Updated to early 1960s. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4812
Lot 87 PORT OF LIVERPOOL handbook "The Gateway of the West". Card covers, 160pp plus adverts and fold out map, 8th edition published by Littlebury for the Mersey Docks and Harbour Board circa 1930s. Slight wear to covers. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4283
Lot 88 HOLLAND - AFRIKA LINE publicity items including guide book for South Africa, menu, timetable of sailings, brochures, cabin plan, etc. Many dated 1950s. Plus pack of company playing cards. (Qty) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 572
Lot 89 JAPANESE NATIONAL RAILWAYS publication "Progress of Eighty Years". Photographic card covers, 40pp fully illustrated guide to achievements. Dated 1952. Text in English. Spine taped. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4812
Lot 90 VENNER W. Paperback booklet "Something about the Sierra Leone Railway". 14pp plus adverts, published 1950. - This item was not sold.
Lot 91 FEDERATED MALAY STATES RAILWAYS official publication "Fifty Years of Railways in Malaya 1885 - 1935". Card covers, large size, 136pp. Covers dusty. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 246
Total number of Lots in General Books 3: 20.
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