Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 19 June 2015

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Previous Lots

Lot 361 Timetables Foreign: SOUTH AFRICA. Smaller sized PTT "Eastern Province & Border Train & Tram Timetable". Paperback, 120pp dated August 1920. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 907.

Lot 362 Timetables Foreign: PAKISTAN WESTERN RAILWAY PTT and faretable dated October 1965. Colour photo covers, 258pp plus adverts and fold out map, bound into clothbound hardback covers. VGC. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 414.

Lot 363 Handbills Singles: WESTON CLEVEDON & PORTISHEAD RAILWAY handbill for cheap tickets to Weston super Mare for the Guy Fawkes Carnival. Blue print, dated November 1934. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1481.

Lot 364 Handbills Singles: SOUTH YORKSHIRE JOINT LINE COMMITTEE handbill "Market Ticket Arrangements" showing reduced fares to Doncaster & Worksop" for January 1923. Printed on salmon coloured paper, small rusty pin hole top l/h corner. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 421.

Lot 365 Handbills Pre-Grouping: GNR. Seventeen handbills mostly for excursions to the coast, London and Lincoln. Includes horse races, cricket and special events. Most dated 1870. Faults to some. (17) - Sold for £120 to bidder number 3021.

Lot 366 Handbills Pre-Grouping: Eight GNR handbills including excursions and cheap fares to the Boat Race and horse race meetings at Doncaster and Newmarket. Many dated 1870. Faults to some, pin holes down l/h edge of most. (8) - Sold for £80 to bidder number 1481.

Lot 367 Handbills Pre-Grouping: Four GNR handbill type excursion programme booklets. Dated 1906 - 1922. All with faults, some poor. (4) - This item was not sold.

Lot 368 Handbills Pre-Grouping: Four L&YR excursion handbills for joint operations with other railway companies. Newark, Grantham, Cambridge etc from Lancashire (joint with GNR 1911), West of England (joint with GWR 1912), South of England (joint with GCR 1901), Chester Races from Yorkshire (joint with LNWR 1914). Faults and small loss to most. (4) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2997.

Lot 369 Handbills Pre-Grouping: Three L&YR handbills. Easter excursions from Manchester (12pp dated 1902), Royal Agricultural Show Manchester 1916, Great Yorkshire Show Bradford 1914. (3) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1481.

Lot 370 Handbills Pre-Grouping: Two LNWR smaller sized handbills for excursions to Liverpool 1886 and to Blackpool 1890, both from the Leeds area. Laid on backing paper. Plus SECR handbill for excursions from the south coast to London 1921 and Furness Railway handbill for rail, coach and steamer tours with map on rear, dated 1915. Wear to all. (4) - This item was not sold.

Lot 371 Handbills Pre-Grouping: MIDLAND RAILWAY handbills for excursions to Matlock, Bromford Bridge (Birmingham races), Derby Races (torn). All 1904. Fragile. Plus GWR handbill for IOW excursion from Paddington dated 1899 (faults, fragile). (4) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2780.

Lot 372 Handbills Pre-Grouping: B&CDR handbill for day fares to Sydenham and Holywood. Dated 1946. Tears and fading. Plus seven GNR(I) handbills for cheap fares including excursion to Belfast for Northern Ireland v Italy football match 1958. Also two UTA handbills for race meetings. Dated 1939 - 1967. Faults, creases and tears to most. (10) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 2338.

Lot 373 Handbills Pre-Nat: Sixteen LMS excursion and cheap fares handbills, many from the East Midlands. Dated 1936 - 39. String tears and faults to some. (16) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 296.

Lot 374 Handbills Pre-Nat: LMS. Approx 20 LMS and BR(M) handbills and leaflets for excursions and cheap fares, many centred on the Northamptonshire area. Includes LMS pocket timetable for London services. Condition varies, some very poor. (Qty) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 296.

Lot 375 Handbills Pre-Nat: SR 12pp handbill type booklet "Hampshire Fruit Traffic Kent 1939". Green print. Plus appropriate SR special traffic notice in connection with the Hampshire fruit traffic 1939 season. 33pp, rusty staples. (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 572.

Lot 376 Handbills Pre-Nat: SR 12pp handbill type booklet "Fruit and Vegetable Traffic from Kent 1939". Plus similar 1938 issue. (2) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 421.

Lot 377 Handbills BR: Twenty eight BR handbills for football matches, some involving smaller clubs such as Crewe, Walsall, Halifax, Luton, Accrington Stanley. Dated 1955 - 59. Punch holes to most. (28) - Sold for £230 to bidder number 1481.

Lot 378 Handbills BR: Eighteen BR(M) and BR(W) handbills for home and away football matches involving West Bromwich Albion. Dated 1955 - 59. Punch holes to most. (18) - Sold for £200 to bidder number 1481.

Lot 379 Handbills BR: Twenty BR(M) handbills for home and away football matches involving Aston Villa. Dated 1955 - 59. Punch holes to many. (20) - Sold for £200 to bidder number 1481.

Lot 380 Handbills BR: Sixteen BR(S) handbills for excursions and cheap tickets. Various destinations, many on coloured paper, dated 1948 - 50. Includes some longer types. (16) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 324.

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