Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 194P, Closing Date: 19 June 2015

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Lot 384 MANCHESTER, SHEFFIELD & LINCOLNSHIRE RAILWAY luncheon menu for the ceremony of turning the first sod of the "New Derbyshire Lines". Coloured decorative covers, 4pp thin card opening to show menu and toasts. Dated 7th February 1890. Tape repair to spine. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 819

Lot 385 NORTH BRITISH STATION HOTEL Edinburgh menu and programme for the Hogmanay celebration 1928. Coloured pictorial card covers showing view of Edinburgh Castle, menu and musical programme on loose pages in middle. Minor wear. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 234

Lot 386 L&YR programme and menu for the Goods Trains Superintendent's Staff picnic, June 25th 1910 to Belfast, Greyabbey, Ballywalter Park and Donaghadee. Pocket sized, blue print, slightly dusty. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 3937

Lot 387 GWR menu for the directors' luncheon on 19th December 1947. Brown print, 4pp thin card with illustrations of locos Vulcan and County of Middlesex on front. Opens to show menu with view of Windsor Castle on rear. Some foxing. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 458

Lot 388 LMS Royal Train breakfast menu dated 1st August 1940. Thin card with coat of arms in gold at top. VGC. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1172

Lot 389 LMS Royal Scot menu. Red, green and blue covers showing Scotsman, 6pp opening to show lunch menu, wine list and advert for hotels with system map on rear. Dated 14th April 1937. Some wear. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 234

Lot 390 LMS restaurant car dinner menu for a special train in connection with the Grand National. Thin card, blue and gold print with menu on front and wine list on rear. Dated 23rd March 1934. - This item was not sold.

Lot 391 LNER. Four different LNER menus mostly for staff gatherings and celebrations including Central Wagon Control Office at York 1927, Farewell Party for The Hoo, Whitwell 1945, CGMO First Anniversary 1946, Marylebone Station 1947. Most autographed. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 296

Lot 392 LNER Royal Station Hotel luncheon menu. 4pp thin card with illustration of York Minster by Cyril H. Barraud on front. Opens to show menu with history of York on rear. Dated August 25th 1939. Slight wear. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4898

Lot 393 LNER "The Railway Centenary 1825-1925" menu for the banquet held at Darlington on 2nd July 1925. 4pp thin card with illustration of George Stephenson on front and Locomotion on rear. Some foxing. - This item was not sold.

Lot 394 BR(M) luncheon menu from a special train to Wembley for the Leicester v Manchester United FA Cup Final, May 1963. Thin card, blue print with menu on front and wine list on rear. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 872

Total number of Lots in Menus: 11.

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