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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 19 June 2015
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Lot 41 General Books 2: LNWR Crewe Chief Mechanical Engineer's Drawing Office diagram of a 5 ton pillar crane. Part coloured on linen backed paper, approx 36" x 24", dated 1894. Folded and dusty. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 3451.
Lot 42 General Books 2: LNW & L&Y Joint 10" x 7" thick card notice "Shunting Horn Code Huddersfield No.1 Box" listing the codes in use. Plus similar for Huddersfield No.2 Box. Both dated January 1920. (2) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4913.
Lot 43 General Books 2: PULLMAN CAR COMPANY director's report and statement of accounts for year ending 30th September 1953. Photo illustrated paperback covers showing Queen and Prince Phillip at Odiham station. 8pp. - This item was not sold.
Lot 44 General Books 2: FISHGUARD & ROSSLARE RAILWAYS & HARBOURS large size "Certificate as to Closing of Sufferance Road". Plus similar issues from GWR, LNW & GWR, GW & Midland. Also similar GWR "Challenge Certificate" on salmon coloured paper. All unused. (5) - This item was not sold.
Lot 45 General Books 2: HOMELAND REFERENCE BOOKS published guide book "Where to Stay in the West Country - volume 1 L&SWR Section". Coloured pictorial hardback covers, 158pp plus plates and fold out map, first edition dated 1908. Complete with poor dust jacket. - This item was not sold.
Lot 46 General Books 2: INSTITUTION OF CIVIL ENGINEERS published paperback booklet "Abstract of the Discussion at the Institution of Civil Engineers, Westminster on the Gauge of the Indian Railways February and March 1873". 36pp. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2799.
Lot 47 General Books 2: GER (Blackwall Line) paperback booklet "Tyer's Electric Telegraph Train Signal Regulations". 11pp dated August 1869. Covers grubby. - Sold for £140 to bidder number 911.
Lot 48 General Books 2: MANCHESTER & LEEDS RAILWAY ledger type hardback book "Locomotive Department Stock Book". 40+ hand written pages listing locos & builders, equipment, price and date of purchase, etc. Good condition for age. - Sold for £260 to bidder number 3937.
Lot 49 General Books 2: BARRY RAILWAY COMPANY publication "Description of Undertaking 1906". Hardback, 17pp description and history plus fold out diagrams of the docks and map of area. Covers worn, contents OK. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 4738.
Lot 50 General Books 2: L&YR booklet "List of Towns & Places from and to which the L&YR Convey Traffic by Goods Trains etc from or to their Leeds Station". Hardback 71pp, dated 1884. Wear and staining to covers, contents OK. - This item was not sold.
Lot 51 General Books 2: LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY Loco Superintendent's Office "Illustrated List of Weights of Bogie Passenger Engines & Tenders - 10 built by Neilson & Co". Foolscap sized, hardback, part leather bound with title in gold on front. Approx 20 pages of lists and illustrations of the many parts of locomotive Nos. 833 to 842. Dated 1884. - Sold for £130 to bidder number 3937.
Lot 52 General Books 2: LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY Loco Superintendent's Office "Illustrated List of Weights of Goods Engine & Tender - 20 built by Vulcan Foundry Co". Foolscap sized, hardback, part leather bound with title in gold on front. Approx 20 pages of lists and illustrations of the many parts of locomotive Nos. 793 to 812. Dated 1883. - Sold for £95 to bidder number 3937.
Lot 53 General Books 2: LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY Loco Superintendent's Office "Illustrated List of Weights of Express Bogie Passenger Engine & Tender - 30 built by Beyer Peacock & Co Ltd". Foolscap sized, hardback, part leather bound with title in gold on front. Approx 26 pages of lists and illustrations of the many parts of locomotive Nos. 978 to 1007. Dated 1888 - 89. - Sold for £130 to bidder number 3937.
Lot 54 General Books 2: L&YR book of block telegraph and electric train tablet regulations etc. Green, clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front, 210pp, tipped in amendments, dated 1919. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 3937.
Lot 55 General Books 2: NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY booklet "Methil Harbour and Docks - Particulars with Plan and Map". Paperback, 27pp, dated 1913. Unfortunately, no map or plan. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 820.
Lot 56 General Books 2: CLC rule book type publication "Accountant's Questions and Instructions". Leather bound covers with company title in gold on front, 26pp, undated. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 865.
Lot 57 General Books 2: HULL AND BARNSLEY RAILWAY "Regulations for Train Signalling by Electric Lock & Block System on Double Lines of Railway appendix VII". Yellow card covers, 24pp dated May 1914. Rusty staples. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4283.
Lot 58 General Books 2: MIDLAND RAILWAY account book for the issue of card tickets for dogs at Stoke Works Station, dated 1899 onwards. Hardback covers, good used condition. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 356.
Lot 59 General Books 2: LSWR large sized book of fares. Two hand written pages for stations beginning with the letter A or B. Plus Railway Passenger Assurance Company rule book type booklet of instructions to station agents. 62pp dated 1893. (2) - This item was not sold.
Lot 60 General Books 2: LT&SR booklet of agreements between the company and the East and West India Dock Company, London and India Docks Joint Committee and the London and India Docks Company. Card covers, 42pp dated May 1908. Cover wear. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 911.