Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 188P, Closing Date: 13 February 2015

SRA Postal Auction: Official Publications Pre-Grouping

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Lot 368 NORTH EASTERN AND HULL & BARNSLEY RAILWAY COMPANIES "Programme of Arrangements in Connection with the Opening of the Hull Joint Dock by HM King and Queen". Paperback covers, 14pp plus fold out plans. Dated June 1914. Horizontal fold, some marking and wear to cover. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1250

Lot 369 GCR commemorative booklet "Illustrated Description of the Great Central Railway prepared in connection with the inaugural opening of the New Extension Line to London, March 9th 1899". Card covers, 39pp plus fold out maps. Rear cover missing, maps section detached. Worn/poor. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 2276

Lot 370 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY & LNWR joint publication "Summer Tours in Scotland & England 1898". Coloured pictorial covers showing paddle steamer and rowing boat, 352pp plus plates. Illustrated guide to places served by the companies. Rear cover missing, spine poor, some wear to front cover. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 466

Lot 371 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY & LNWR joint publication "Summer Tours in Scotland & England 1901". Coloured pictorial covers showing people on boat deck, 100pp plus plates. Illustrated guide to places served by the companies. Restoration to worn covers. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 2686

Lot 372 NER official publication "Royal Station Hotel York - souvenir and tariff". Card covers with company coat of arms on front. 60pp including adverts and map. Circa 1900s. Some foxing to front cover otherwise OK. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2746

Lot 373 L&YR centre folding guide book "Ribble Valley. The Ideal Picnic District - Gisburn, Bolton by Bowland, Sawley Abbey, etc". Coloured paperback covers, 20pp, dated June 1909. Rusty staples, wear and rust stains to covers. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 3937

Lot 374 L&YR centre folding guide book "Ribble Valley. The Ideal Picnic District - Clitheroe, Chatburn, Waddington, etc". Coloured paperback covers, 44pp, dated June 1909. Covers detached at rusty staples. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 3937

Lot 375 L&YR guide book "Holiday Rambles between Southport, Wigan and Liverpool". Paperback, 44pp plus fold out map, circa 1900s. Spine taped, covers detached, some foxing. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 3937

Lot 376 L&YR 16pp leaflet "Hints for Holidays 1915". Brown and blue print decorative covers, fully illustrated guide to destinations. Vertical fold. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 692

Lot 377 L&YR 10pp fold out leaflet "Steamship Services. England and the Continent via Goole". Coloured pictorial covers showing ship and coat of arms, opening to show coloured map with information on rear. Circa 1900s. VGC. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 3572

Lot 378 L&YR guide book "Walking & Cycling Tours - Yorkshire District". 44pp plus fold out map in colourful pictorial paper covers showing scenic views. Circa 1910s. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 692

Lot 379 NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY official guide "The Beauties of Scotland". Illustrated covers showing guard and map on front of train. 283pp dated 1914. Rear cover and map missing, spine and front cover wear. - This item was not sold.

Lot 380 LNWR "Official Tourists' Picturesque Guide to The Principal Tourists Districts in Great Britain & Ireland". Hardback covers with illustrated design in gold on front. 660pp plus maps, dated 1876. Covers worn, bindings loose, faults to some maps. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1143

Lot 381 SNOWDON MOUNTAIN TRAMROAD & HOTELS CO. official guide book "Snowdon And Welsh Highland Holiday Book". Red and black coloured card covers showing Welsh dragon, 128pp first edition dated 1923. - This item was not sold.

Total number of Lots in Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 14.

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