Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Sale 198P, Closing Date: 11 September 2015

SRA Postal Auction: Early Paperwork

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Lot 162 LEICESTER AND SWANNINGTON RAILWAY printed letter re the next share call. Dated July 1839. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 356

Lot 163 TAFF VALE RAILWAY prospectus dated 1914. 8pp including application form for stock, bankers receipt, etc. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 829

Lot 164 MS&LR notice to owners, lessees and occupiers re land needed in the Manchester area for the building of the extension to London. Large size, 4pp, folded, dated 1891. - This item was not sold.

Lot 165 LONDON, OXFORD & CHELTENHAM RAILWAY prospectus dated 1846. 4pp including application form. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 3752

Lot 166 STOCKTON & DARLINGTON RAILWAY fully headed letter from the Secretary's Office, Darlington, dated 1848. Plus similar from the Manager's Office, Goods & Passenger Department, Darlington dated 1862. Also circular dated 1858 concerning dividends from SDR, Wear Valley and Redcar Railways shares. (3) - This item was not sold.

Lot 167 LETTER addressed to the Secretary of the Darlington Committee of the Stockton and Darlington Railway. 1d red stamp attached. Plus two S&DR mineral waybills and other paperwork items. (Qty) - This item was not sold.

Lot 168 EAST NORFOLK RAILWAY handwritten (manuscript) items dated 1878-1879 concerning land purchase and works (diversions, culverts, bridges, roads etc) for the Aylsham Extension. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1285

Lot 169 SHEFFIELD, BUXTON, LEEK, POTTERIES AND CREWE RAILWAY printed foolscap sized circular dated 1845 concerning proposals for the railway. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1282

Lot 170 LOUTH & LINCOLN RAILWAY paperwork items. Act of parliament (1866), prospectus with map (1871), shareholder's report recommending hand over to GNR (1881). (3) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1555

Lot 171 LNWR land conveyance document dated 1896 for land in the parish of Bebbington, Cheshire. Large vellum document showing map of land and rail line and with attached wax seals of the LNWR. Some crazing and loss to seals, otherwise good condition. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 2782

Lot 172 Two LNWR land agreement documents for the lease of land in Widnes. Each 4 pages, one with small map of area. Dated 1866 and 1879. (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 173 SOUTH YORKSHIRE JOINT LINE COMMITTEE "Notice to Treat". 4pp foolscap sized form detailing property to be taken near Tickhill including map of area. Orange paper, dated 1923. - This item was not sold.

Lot 174 HIGHLAND RAILWAY. 50+ paperwork items, mostly waybills, invoices, consignment notes, etc. (Qty) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 3230

Lot 175 REPORT of a mineral survey along the track of the proposed north or level line of canal between Berwick, Edinburgh and Glasgow. Paperback, 37pp dated May 1814. Covers dusty. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 2799

Lot 176 EDINBURGH UNION RAILWAYS printed land purchase documents with details of parliamentary act. Large size, 4pp dated 1864. - This item was not sold.

Lot 177 ABERDEENSHIRE LIGHT RAILWAY "Book of Reference to Plans". Large sized 41pp book in leather bound covers, dated December 1896. Lists all the properties affected by the building of the railway. - This item was not sold.

Lot 178 SOUTHERN HOTELS LIMITED (linked to the Great Southern and Western Railway of Ireland) prospectus for preference shares dated 1894. 4pp including application form and banker receipt. - This item was not sold.

Lot 179 PORTLAND AND HAMILTON RAILWAY (Australia) letter type invitation to the turning of the first sod, 27th April 1876. Folded. - This item was not sold.

Total number of Lots in Early Paperwork: 18.

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