Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 19 June 2015

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Lot 441 Official Publications LNER: LNER official publication "Railway and Road-way Holidays - Durham and Northumberland". Blue and red covers showing map of country and north east area. 32pp plus fold-out map, no supplement. Dated 1937. Slight foxing to dusty covers. - This item was not sold.

Lot 442 Official Publications LNER: LNER official publication "New Ways for British Holidays - Yorkshire Dales". Red and black covers showing map of country and Yorkshire Dales area. 55pp plus fold-out map. Dated 1933. Staples removed, good condition. - This item was not sold.

Lot 443 Official Publications LNER: LNER 8pp fold out leaflet No.30 "The Belgian Coast". Full colour pictorial type opening to show service details. Dated June 1931. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 819.

Lot 444 Official Publications LNER: LNER booklet "West Riding Limited - The First Streamlined Train". Pictorial card covers showing A4 at speed. 12pp detailing times, map, seating plan and information. Dated September 1937. Also "The Coronation - The First Streamline Train King's Cross for Scotland". Red, black and white covers showing A4 "Dominion of Canada". 16pp dated September 1937. Both VGC. Plus LNER "Rambles" booklets for Durham & Northumberland, Lincolnshire, Epping Forest, West Riding of Yorkshire (faults to most) and LNER Magazine dated December 1940. (7) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2799.

Lot 445 Official Publications LNER: LNER booklet "Interesting Notes For Passengers Between London and Scotland". Green and white covers, 12pp dated July 1936. Plus similar in blue and white covers dated September 1937. Covers of both worn/grubby. Plus five other LNER publications including West Riding Ltd September 1937, Silver Jubilee (undated), services to the Belgian Coast, London - Scotland timetable leaflet May 1937, 4pp handbill for buffet tourist train to Whitby and Scarborough 1935. (7) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4236.

Lot 446 Official Publications LNER: LNER official publications."Selling Passenger Transport". Red card covers, 16pp fully illustrated with examples of company publicity. Published January 1936. Also "The Coronation - The First Streamline Train King's Cross for Scotland". Red, black and white covers showing A4 Dominion of Canada. 16pp dated May 1938. Second item very worn. Plus several miscellaneous items and booklets including LNWR & Caledonian Railway map (torn and faults, ex guide book). - Sold for £20 to bidder number 353.

Lot 447 Official Publications LNER: LNER official publication "Camping Holidays - Camping Coaches, Youth Hostels, Sites for Camps". Pictorial coloured covers by Frank Newbould showing camping coach scene. 124pp plus fold out map. Dated April 1936. Worn, front cover detached. Plus LNER fold-out leaflet "Camping Coaches - For Carefree Holidays". Green tint photo covers show coach in the Western Highlands. Opens to show layout of coach and list of locations. Dated 1939. Some wear. (2) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 234.

Lot 448 Official Publications LNER: LNER 12pp fold out type leaflet "Weekly Holiday Season Tickets - Eastern Counties". Blue coloured photo cover showing boat on the Broads. Dated 1937 season. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 692.

Lot 449 Official Publications SR: SR 64pp booklet "How to See The Schneider Cup - Fastest Race in The World". Details services and special trains to the Spithead area. Coloured cover shows seaplane travelling at speed. Dated 1929. Slightly rusty staples. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 692.

Lot 450 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "Winter Sunshine Holidays in Southern England". Coloured pictorial card covers showing couple in deckchairs. 272pp dated 1931-32 season. VGC. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 819.

Lot 451 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "Camping on the Southern". Coloured pictorial paperback covers by Elsie Knebel showing woman feeding seagulls, 36pp detailing camp sites near the railway. Dated Spring 1938. Rusty staples removed. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 692.

Lot 452 Official Publications SR: SR 6pp fold-out leaflet "The Conqueror's Coast" showing sights on the coast between Seaford and Hastings. Produced for the French market in 1934 with text in French. Slight wear to top edge. - This item was not sold.

Lot 453 Official Publications SR: SR souvenir of Southampton Docks. Coloured covers cut in shape of ocean liner, 32pp detailing the history and activities of the docks, published 1930s. VGC. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1297.

Lot 454 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "Southampton Docks - Handbook of Rates, Charges and General Information". 144pp plus adverts and map. Green and gold card covers showing coat of arms. Dated 1934. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1297.

Lot 455 Official Publications SR: SR 8pp fold out leaflet "Southampton Docks - Its Rise to Fame". Opens to show photo illustrations, maps and information. Dated 1929. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 456 Official Publications SR: SR 8pp fold out leaflet "Factory Sites at Southampton Docks". Blue and black print with illustrated covers showing ship and factory. Opens to show map of docks. Dated 1947. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 692.

Lot 457 Official Publications SR: SR souvenir booklet "Anno Domini MCMXXXIII" issued for the opening of the King George V Graving Dock at Southampton, July 1933. Yapp edged coloured card covers showing the SR coat of arms. 28pp fully illustrated guide showing how the docks were built. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 458 Official Publications SR: GOLDEN ARROW publicity booklet "A Princely Path to Paris by the Golden Arrow" by Dell Leigh. Black covers with colour illustration of shields of London and Paris with Golden Arrow logo. 44pp guide with many colour illustrations some showing carriage interior views. Circa 1928. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1297.

Lot 459 Official Publications BR: BR(S) 8pp fold out type leaflet for the London - Paris Golden Arrow service. Coloured pictorial cover showing arrow symbol and places of interest, opens to show photo & artwork illustrations and service details with map of route. Dated summer 1952. VGC. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1297.

Lot 460 Official Publications Foreign: SOUTH AFRICAN RAILWAYS AND HARBOURS published guide book "Pretoria". Illustrated covers, 63pp published 1924. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 2780.

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