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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 13 February 2015
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Lot 121 Early Paperwork: EAST LANCASHIRE RAILWAY deposit receipt for £2 for share purchase, dated 1858. Signed over attached Victorian revenue stamp. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 2997.
Lot 122 Early Paperwork: WAVENEY VALLEY RAILWAY foolscap sized hand written book "Inventory of Stores". 34 pages listing stores at each station. Cloth covers, circa 1860s. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2997.
Lot 123 Early Paperwork: WEAR VALLEY RAILWAY payment receipt for £3000 dated 1850. Issued at their Darlington office. Blue print with engraving of company loco in a country scene. Signed by Henry Pease, signature pen cancelled. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 2997.
Lot 124 Early Paperwork: BUCKINGHAM RAILWAY Oxford & Bletchley Line property purchase document dated 1847. 4pp, folded and weak at folds. - This item was not sold.
Lot 125 Early Paperwork: METROPOLITAN RAILWAY share call receipt for £5-5-6 dated 1858. Signed over attached Victorian revenue stamp. - This item was not sold.
Lot 126 Early Paperwork: SOUTH DURHAM RAILWAY small sized 10" x 8" letterpress poster announcing the public meeting at Woolsingham Town Hall re the conduct of Mr.Pease. Dated April 1836. Slight foxing, faults, folded, fragile. Small, modern, tape repairs to corners. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 1555.
Lot 127 Early Paperwork: STOCKTON & DARLINGTON RAILWAY. Approx 18 letters and envelopes relating to the S&DR including letters to Henry Pease and other members of the family. Various subjects. (Qty) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 861.
Lot 128 Early Paperwork: CORNWALL RAILWAY prospectus for building the line from Plymouth to Falmouth. Large size, 4pp including map of line, dated 1844. Folded and worn. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1555.
Lot 129 Early Paperwork: LYNTON AND BARNSTAPLE RAILWAY "Engine Driver's Report Form". Duly completed for the 10.45 am down train from Barnstaple and the 4.10pm up train on August 5th 1901. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 3451.
Lot 130 Early Paperwork: SOUTH DEVON & CORNWALL RAILWAYS fully headed letter from the Superintendents' Office, Plymouth. Dated 1867. - This item was not sold.
Lot 131 Early Paperwork: CHEDDAR VALLEY AND YATTON RAILWAY large vellum type document "Subscription Contract". Handwritten indenture between the company and the Bristol & Exeter Railway. Attached seal, dated 1866. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 3451.
Lot 132 Early Paperwork: EASTERN & MIDLAND RAILWAY paperwork items. Approx 14 items circa 1880s & 90s. Includes invoices, weekly return traffic receipts form, etc. Varying condition, mostly OK. (14) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2997.
Lot 133 Early Paperwork: EASTERN COUNTIES AND LONDON & BLACKWALL RAILWAY COMPANIES "Memorandum of Deposit of Purchase Money". Foolscap sized, 4pp, dated 1853. Folded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 134 Early Paperwork: MANCHESTER AND BIRMINGHAM RAILWAY postally used circular dated 1839 concerning demand for fifth share call of £7 per share on five shares. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2997.
Lot 135 Early Paperwork: SOUTH WALES RAILWAY share call receipt for £100 dated 1850. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 829.
Lot 136 Early Paperwork: MOLD RAILWAY. Two hand-written and titled letters dated 1858 concerning transactions for the railway. (2) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 2997.
Lot 137 Early Paperwork: BRECON & MERTHYR TYDFIL JUNCTION RAILWAY. Two director's reports and accounts dated 1891 and 1892 plus 4 printed documents from the Secretary's Office concerning stock allotments dated 1884 and 1885. (4) - Sold for £30 to bidder number 768.
Lot 138 Early Paperwork: MANCHESTER, SHEFFIELD AND LINCOLNSHIRE RAILWAY contract with HM Postmaster General for the Conveyance of Mail. Foolscap sized, 14pp dated June 1894. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 7595.
Lot 139 Early Paperwork: Six WEST CORNWALL RAILWAY consignment notes from various stations. Dated 1877. Plus small quantity of paperwork items including Maryport & Carlisle, Nottingham Joint Station Committee, Greenock & Ayrshire Direct Railway, North Midland Railway, etc. (Qty) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 2997.
Lot 140 Early Paperwork: COLNE VALLEY & HALSTEAD RAILWAY directors report & statement of accounts dated December 1922. Large size, 20pp including map of line. Plus "Final Award" document listing payments to creditors. Foolscap size, 7pp, dated 1886. Both show signs of wear. (2) - Sold for £30 to bidder number 2997.