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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 13 February 2015
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Lot 61 General Books 2: LNWR "Arrangement of Carriages" notice for the Prince of Wales's train from Portsmouth Dock Yard to Ballater on 14th and 15th September 1898. Shows small illustration of loco and coaches. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 7595.
Lot 62 General Books 2: GWR & GCR joint timetable for train for HM King and suite from Paddington to Shrewsbury on 3rd July 1914. Foolscap sized, 4pp, edge wear and creasing. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 7595.
Lot 63 General Books 2: LNER "Diagram of Royal Train". Cloth covers containing fold out diagram on linen showing general arrangement drawings of the eight carriages of the royal train. Dated 1928. Slight foxing to covers. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 3451.
Lot 64 General Books 2: LMS folder relating to the Royal Train journey from Bay Horse to Ballater on August 26th 1927. Card folder with royal crown in red and title on front. Contains typed notes of operational details, timetable and diagram of coach arrangements. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1950.
Lot 65 General Books 2: GWR notice No.112 of a Royal Train from Paddington to Evesham, October 28th 1910. 5pp, foolscap sized, horizontal fold. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 7595.
Lot 66 General Books 2: BR(S) Royal Train notice No.400 re train from Waterloo to Winchfield and Hook to Waterloo on 15th July 1953. 5pp. Plus 3 typescript page engine workings for the train. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4691.
Lot 67 General Books 2: BR(S) Royal Train notice No.491 re train from Victoria to Tattenham Corner on 25th May 1955. 4pp. Plus 2 typescript page engine workings for the train. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1172.
Lot 68 General Books 2: BR(S) Royal Train notice No.284 re train from Victoria to Margate and return on 6th July 1951. 4pp. Plus plan of Margate station showing location of red carpet, typescript engine workings for the train and detailed arrangements for the royal visitor. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 7595.
Lot 69 General Books 2: BR(W) report of the funeral of King George VI at Windsor on 15th February 1952. Foolscap sized, clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front, 37 typescript pages plus official photos, fold out diagrams and royal train notice. In depth report by the Operating Superintendent's Office. - Sold for £260 to bidder number 1172.
Lot 70 General Books 2: MAIN LINE STEAM TRUST booklet of coloured reproductions of plans of the Great Central Railway from Loughborough - Leicester including Nottingham Victoria station. 10pp of plans in paperback covers, 16" x 18". Limited edition of 250 of which this is number 187. Published in 1976. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3451.
Lot 71 General Books 2: PAKISTAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAY specification for locos, tenders and spares for metre gauge 4-6-2 type YB class locos. Card covers, 43 typescript pages, dated July 1949. Covers worn, contents OK. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 925.
Lot 72 General Books 3: 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 General Books 3: 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 General Books 3: 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 General Books 3: 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 General Books 3: 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 General Books 3: 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 General Books 3: 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 General Books 3: 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 General Books 3: 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.