Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 13 February 2015

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Lot 381 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 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.

Lot 382 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "Great Western Ports 1932". Pictorial card covers showing dock scene, 328pp plus maps and adverts. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 1080.

Lot 383 Official Publications GWR: GWR bound volume of holiday guides "Seven Handy Aids to Travel on the National Holiday Line". Red clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on spine, containing The Cornish Riviera, Devon The Lovely Land of the Mayflower, Shakespeare-Land the World's Great Travel Shrine, Wonderful Wessex, Places of Pilgrimage, The Wye Valley, The Severn Valley. Dated 1913. Front end page removed otherwise good condition. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 2276.

Lot 384 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "Golf Courses on the GWR". Bound into red clothbound hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front, maintaining original illustrated card covers showing golfer swinging club. 72pp plus fold out map. Undated. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 244.

Lot 385 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "Cornwall at Work" by Ashley Brown. Illustrated paperback covers showing fish and various industries. 57pp plus plates, dated 1934. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 692.

Lot 386 Official Publications GWR: GWR publication "Motoring from Manor House Hotel Moretonhampstead Devon". Brown and black pictorial covers showing country scene, 48pp plus fold out map, dated 1947. VGC. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 692.

Lot 387 Official Publications GWR: GWR publication "Walks Around St.Ives Cornwall" by Hugh E. Page. Blue and black covers show view of Tregenna Hotel and harbour lighthouse. 56pp dated 1946. Good condition. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 244.

Lot 388 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "Camping & Rambling Holidays". Coloured pictorial paperback covers showing coastal camping scene, 64pp, dated April 1938. Staples removed. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 692.

Lot 389 Official Publications GWR: GWR pocket sized information leaflet for visitors to the Royal Agricultural Show in London, June 1904. 8pp, rusty staple. Plus GWR local area timetable for services in South Devon, Cornwall, etc. 36pp dated January 1901. Very poor condition with many faults and no rear cover. (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 244.

Lot 390 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "Haunts and Hints for Anglers - Fresh Water Angling - River, Lake, Mere, Canal." 156pp plus plates and fold-out map, published 1925. Bound into brown, clothbound hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front. - This item was not sold.

Lot 391 Official Publications GWR: GWR guide book "The Cambrian Coast - the West Coast of Wales from Pwllheli to Tenby". Chocolate and cream card covers, 48pp plus plates and fold out map. Dated 1922. Some staining to covers. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1144.

Lot 392 Official Publications GWR: GWR guide book "The Western Land" by AK Hamilton Jenkin. Coloured pictorial covers by L Richmond showing coastal scene. 28pp plus plates and adverts, dated 1937. - This item was not sold.

Lot 393 Official Publications GWR: GWR guide book "The Cornish Riviera - Our National Health & Pleasure Resort". Yapp-edged card covers, 130pp plus map, 3rd edition dated December 1908. Plus similar 5th edition dated 1926. Also "Devon - The Shire of The Sea Kings", fourth edition dated March 1916. Some foxing. (3) - This item was not sold.

Lot 394 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "Inland & Marine Spas on the GWR". 55pp plus plates, second edition circa 1920s. Covers slightly dusty. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 384.

Lot 395 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "A Silver Anniversary 1904-1929" Grey and blue card covers, 20pp, published to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the "Cornish Riviera Express" in July 1929. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2276.

Lot 396 Official Publications GWR: GWR guide book "Welsh Mountain Railway". 26pp plus map and plates, dated May 1924. Bound into red clothbound hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 692.

Lot 397 Official Publications GWR: GWR guide book "The Cornish Riviera - Our National Health & Pleasure Resort". 75pp plus map and plates, 5th edition dated 1924, bound into red clothbound hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front. - This item was not sold.

Lot 398 Official Publications GWR: GWR brochure "The Historic and Scenic Railway of England - The Royal Windsor & Shakespeare Line". 24pp fold-out style opening to show system map with details of major sights on reverse. Front shows photo view of Windsor Castle. Produced for the American market circa 1900s. VGC. Plus original envelope as published. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2920.

Lot 399 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "Sunny Cornwall". Card covers, 28pp plus plates and map. Undated. Covers a little marked. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2276.

Lot 400 Official Publications GWR: GWR publication "For American Travellers - Historic Sites & Scenes of England - Points to Remember". Yapp edged card covers, 172pp plus fold out map, dated March 1905. Slight wear to edges of cover. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 2920.

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