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Sale 194P, Closing Date: 19 June 2015
SRA Postal Auction: Small Paperwork
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Lot 487 PERTH JOINT STATION COMMITTEE rule book. Leather bound card covers, 40pp dated 1873. Wear to covers. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 466
Lot 488 RULE BOOK type publication "Carlisle Joint Station and approaches from north, south, east & west including Saint Nicholas Level Crossing and Crown Street Junction - Instructions to drivers, guards, breaksmen & others". Clothbound card covers, 16pp plus fold out diagrams, dated 1865. Good condition for age. - Sold for £150 to bidder number 1608
Lot 489 NBR rule book. Clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front, 182pp dated 1884. Spine and covers a little faded, contents OK. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 988
Lot 490 EASTERN COUNTIES RAILWAY rule book type publication "Signals and Regulations" dated 1849. Hardback, clothbound covers, 52pp, good used condition. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 911
Lot 491 L&YR rule book. 112pp rebound into modern hardback covers maintaining the original coat of arms in gold on front. Dated 1869. - This item was not sold.
Lot 492 L&YR rule book type booklet "Duties of Marine Superintendent". Clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front, 7pp interspaced with blank pages, dated July 1920. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 3572
Lot 493 LNW & L&Y JOINT RAILWAY rule book. Green, part leather bound, hardback covers with title in gold on front. 162pp dated 1877. Covers rubbed, generally OK. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 234
Lot 494 LBSCR rule book. Leather bound hardback covers with coat of arms in gold on front, 164pp dated 1857. Covers rubbed but OK, contents good condition. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 2997
Lot 495 LSWR rule book for Carmen, parcel cart drivers etc. Thick, leather bound hardback covers, 43pp dated 1904. Covers rubbed, some spine wear. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 572
Lot 496 LSWR "Revised and Additional Rules for Signal Linemen, etc". Thick, clothbound hardback covers, 11pp dated 1897. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 249
Lot 497 LSWR rule book for the Engineer's Signal Dept - Central District". Thick, clothbound hardback covers, 4pp dated 1886. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 249
Lot 498 CDRJC rule book. Clothbound hardback covers, 216pp dated 1908. Minor cover and spine wear. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4727
Lot 499 LONGMOOR MILITARY RAILWAY Technical Orders and Working Instructions book dated 1938. Card covers 59pp. Plus LMR rule book dated 1938. Both very worn. (2) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 962
Lot 500 MANCHESTER, SHEFFIELD AND LINCOLNSHIRE RAILWAY smaller sized PTT booklet. 32pp plus map, dated July 1854. Covers darkened with age, inscription inside with some ink leakage to adjoining page. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820
Lot 501 NORTH WALES & LIVERPOOL RAILWAY pocket sized 6pp fold out timetable leaflet for the passenger service "By the New Route between Liverpool, Seacombe, Birkenhead, etc". Fated July 1900. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2997
Lot 502 MIDLAND RAILWAY pocket sized 10pp fold out public timetable leaflet "Local Train Service Birmingham and District". Lilac coloured print, dated October 1905. VGC. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 356
Lot 503 MIDLAND RAILWAY pocket sized 10pp fold out public timetable leaflet "Local Train Service Birmingham, Walsall and Wolverhampton District". Lilac coloured print, dated May 1903. VGC. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 1379
Lot 504 MIDLAND RAILWAY pocket sized 10pp fold out public timetable leaflet "Local Train Service Birmingham District, Camp Hill, Selly Oak, King's Norton, Barnt Green, Redditch & Halesowen". Lilac coloured print, dated May 1902. Slight wear. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 1379
Lot 505 LBSCR AND WESTERN OF FRANCE RAILWAYS PTT booklet including fares and tour descriptions. Covers routes to Paris and major cities via Newhaven, Dieppe and Rouen. Pocket sized, coloured pictorial covers showing ship at sea, 90pp dated November & December 1895. Disbound, spine taped. - Sold for £130 to bidder number 393
Lot 506 SECR 4pp pocket sized time and faretable for London - Paris services via Calais and Boulogne. Red and black print, dated May 1914. Plus two ticket/reservation booklets for 17 day returns between Boulogne and London via Folkestone dated June 1914. (3) - This item was not sold.
Lot 507 FOWLER'S "Railway Traveller's Guide". Pocket sized booklet, card covers, 104pp showing times, fares, distances, etc with small fold out map. Circa 1840. Front cover detached. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 1644
Lot 508 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY COMPANION. Pocket sized, brown clothbound covers with title on gold label on front. 73pp, dated 1844. Covers worn, repairs inside front and rear covers, spine faded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1143
Lot 509 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY COMPANION. Pocket sized, modern replacement clothbound covers with title on gold label on front. 70pp dated 1842. End pages replaced. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1143
Lot 510 LNER 6pp pocket sized fold out leaflet "Coronation Year Cruises of the Northern Belle". Photo covers show blue coloured view of inside of the writing room. Opens to show itinerary. Dated June 1937. Some foxing. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820
Lot 511 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY bookmark advertising the benefits of living in Harrow on the Hill. Brown and green print with photo illustration and advert for Imperial International Exhibition on front and photo of tube stock on rear. Minor creasing. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820
Lot 512 GWR bookmark "The Cornish Riviera". 7½" x 2½" with full colour multi view front and route map on rear. Good condition. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820
Lot 513 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY Scottish Tourist Map. Fold out, coloured paper map of Scotland with adverts on rear, folding into maroon leather cover titled in gold with company crest and on back with engraving of 'Duchess of Argyll' steamer. Inside cover has chrome lithograph illustration of the ship at sea. Circa 1910s, wear to covers. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 466
Lot 514 NORTH EASTERN AND HULL AND BARNSLEY RAILWAY COMPANIES admission card to the roof of No.1 warehouse, No.1 quay for the opening of the new dock at Hull by HM King, June 26th 1914. Some creasing and wear. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1534
Lot 515 GNR invitation card to view the procession for the diamond jubilee of Queen Victoria from the company's office at George Inn Goods Depot on June 22nd 1897. 6½" x 4½" thin card with illustration of queen, Windsor Castle and St.Paul's. Not used, creased on corners. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 979
Lot 516 BR(W) thin card, 6" x 4" invitation card to admit one person to the uncovered enclosure in the approach road, Paddington station for the funeral train of King George VI, 15th Feb 1952. Purple coloured print with purple edging and map on rear. VGC. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1172
Lot 517 SECR ticket/reservation booklet for a London - Biarritz journey. Various pages removed, issued 1906. - This item was not sold.
Lot 518 GWR REFRESHMENT DEPARTMENT "Soda" label. Circular, 1" diameter, black print on salmon coloured paper. Some staining but OK. - This item was not sold.
Lot 519 GER FUNDRAISING PERFUME CARD "Hasu-no-Hana - Scent of the Fragrant Lotus Lily of Japan". Issued to raise money for the GER Mutual Aid Club. Plus similar "Florodora - Sweetest of Odours". (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 979
Lot 520 GWR 4pp pocket sized leaflet "Camp Coaches for Happy Holidays". Brown print with roundel on front. Opens to show list of locations and coach layouts. Dated 1937 season. VGC. Plus two similar dated 1938 (wear to one). (3) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 296
Lot 521 L&YR pocket sized booklet "Running Powers, Working Arrangements, Joint Lines, Steam Vessel Powers". Leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front, 95pp dated 1912. Covers poor and very loose. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 3937
Lot 522 L&YR pocket sized diary. Directors and officers issue, leather covers with coat of arms in gold on front, dated 1913 - 1914. Annotated. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 3935
Lot 523 LMS Gleneagles Golf Course Score Card for the "Queen's" course. Pocket sized, 4pp thin card listing all the holes by name. Annotated. Plus similar for the King's Course. Both slightly dusty. (2) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 234
Lot 524 REID'S diary, railway & bus guide for the Newcastle area. Pocket sized, blue covers, 128pp, dated June 1939. Rusty staple, faded spine. - This item was not sold.
Lot 525 GOODALL'S ABC rail and bus timetable for Leeds area. Pocket sized, 128pp, dated September 1948. - This item was not sold.
Total number of Lots in Small Paperwork: 39.
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