Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 19 June 2015

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Lot 401 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: LNWR publication "Seaside Farmhouse & Country Lodgings, Boarding Houses & Hotels". 54pp guide in coloured pictorial paperback covers. Published by Walter Hill & Co in 1901. Spine wear and some staining. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 692.

Lot 402 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: GCR brochure "Through the Old Country by a New Route - The Ancestral Home of the Washingtons". 6pp centre folding with colour covers showing Great Central Hotel London and Statue of Liberty. Produced for the USA market, circa 1910s. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 819.

Lot 403 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: GCR 20pp fold out brochure advertising sailings and services to Germany and Denmark, Belgium and Switzerland. Coloured covers showing photo illustration of ship, opening to show map of Europe. Dated July 1914. Fold tears, fragile. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 3714.

Lot 404 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: GER publication "The English Orient - No.3 Essex and Hertfordshire". Illustrated covers showing map of area, 93pp guide book, circa 1910s. Wear to edge of some pages at end. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1409.

Lot 405 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: M&GN official publication "The Coast & Broads of Norfolk". Coloured pictorial covers showing coast and Broads scenes, 32pp guide to accommodation. Dated 1914. VGC. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 819.

Lot 406 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: M&GN official publication "The Royal Route to Sheringham, Cromer, Yarmouth & The Norfolk Broads & Rivers". Coloured pictorial covers, 24pp, fully illustrated with fold-out map (torn), issued circa 1910s. Some cover wear. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 819.

Lot 407 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: LSWR publication "Hints for Holidays - Official Illustrated Guide and List of Hotels, Boarding Houses and Apartments 1915". 154pp in blue, yellow and brown coloured illustrated paperback covers showing map of area. Good condition. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 692.

Lot 408 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: LSWR booklet "Southampton Docks Official Sailing List & Shipping Guide - July 1922". Illustrated blue card covers showing ships and company coat of arms, 56pp including plan of dock. VGC. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 572.

Lot 409 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: NER publication "Summer Holidays in North East England". Hardback, green clothbound covers with gold and black cover illustration of Alnwick Castle. 143pp illustrated guide to places served by the railway. Circa 1900s. Covers rubbed, bindings a little loose. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 410 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: NER official publication "Summer Resorts - Teesdale and District". Coloured pictorial covers show waterfall, 40pp plus adverts, plates and fold out map, dated 1897. Minor wear to covers. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 4812.

Lot 411 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: NER official publication "Summer Resorts - Tynedale and the Roman Wall". Coloured pictorial covers show Hexham Abbey, 58pp plus fold out map, dated 1898. Minor wear to covers. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 412 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: MIDLAND RAILWAY 24pp booklet "Programme of Tourist Ticket Arrangements". Printed on green paper, dated August 1865. Spine taped. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 356.

Lot 413 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: MIDLAND RAILWAY OF ENGLAND centre folding brochure "The Best Route for Comfortable Travel and Picturesque Scenery". Illustrated covers showing St Pancras. 28pp dated April 1907. Spine splitting causing covers to be detached, rear cover very poor. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 356.

Lot 414 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: GNR centre folding, 16pp booklet "Holidays in East Anglia". Coloured pictorial paperback covers showing eel fishers' hut on the Bure. Circa 1910s. Some foxing. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 415 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: GNR "Parcels Rate Book - Leeds and all parts of the United Kingdom". Coloured pictorial covers showing horse drawn wagon. 44pp dated 1908. Spine faults, tape repairs. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 416 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: METROPOLITAN RAILWAY guide book "A Day in the Country". Illustrated card covers, 32pp detailing places to visit, fares, etc. Undated, covers grubby, rusty staples. Plus SR publication "The Roadmender's Country" (1924), Railwaymen's Carnival programme 1935 (cover detached), SR Waterloo & City line instructions 1940, GC&NWJC instructions for working electric trains (1931, very poor), LMS air raid precautions (worn), LSWR privilege tickets booklet (poor), GWR Engine Book 1932 (poor), LPC published Great Western Expresses 1901 (poor). (9) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 353.

Lot 417 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: MERSEY RAILWAY hanging calendar for 1913. Coloured card showing map of lines with attached calendar pages. Good condition. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 1133.

Lot 418 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: LIVERPOOL OVERHEAD RAILWAY coloured pictorial fold out brochure opening to show map of the line. Dated May 1928. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1133.

Lot 419 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: PULLMAN CAR COMPANY "London Weekly Diary of Social Events - Pullman Edition". Red and blue card covers with Pullman coat of arms at top. 68pp covering August 5th - 11th 1951. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 3451.

Lot 420 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "Golf Courses". Illustrated card covers showing golfer swinging club, 56pp plus fold out map, dated 1936. Rusty staples. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 244.

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