Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 198P, Closing Date: 11 September 2015

SRA Postal Auction: Official Publications Pre-Grouping

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Lot 378 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY official publication "Metro-land". 1926 edition with coloured pictorial covers showing house. 112pp, no map. Faults to spine. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1147

Lot 379 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY official publication "Metro-land". 1931 edition with coloured pictorial covers showing canal scene. 146pp plus fold out map. Slight foxing to covers. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 1207

Lot 380 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY & LNER joint publication "Country Walks No. 1". Illustrated covers showing houses, 40pp, circa mid 1920s. Covers worn, rusty staples. Plus similar later edition in poor/distressed condition. (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 381 NER booklet "Railway Station Advertising". 26pp fully illustrated guide to advertising on the railway. Circa 1919. No fold out map, otherwise OK. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1250

Lot 382 GCR souvenir booklet of "US 63 Ambulance Train constructed for the US Army Medical Tour at the GCR carriage works 1918". Illustrated paperback covers showing American flag. 32pp illustrated guide to the train. Worn, tape repair to covers. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 692

Lot 383 L&YR brochure "Exhibition of Ambulance Train". Red and blue paperback covers, 16pp photo guide to the facilities on board. Dated November 1917. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1133

Lot 384 LNWR official publication "The LNWR From 1830 to The Present Time". 48pp of illustrations of official LNWR postcards. Coloured pictorial paperback covers, 49pp published 1908. VGC. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 668

Lot 385 NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY guide book "The Key to Scotland's Beauties". Coloured pictorial paperback covers showing large key and people walking. 48pp fully illustrated guide. Undated, VGC. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 692

Lot 386 DUMBARTON & BALLOCH JOINT LINE COMMITTEE official publication "Souvenir of Loch Lomond - Loch Lomond Steamers". Includes 16 reproductions of the official postcards. 9" x 7½", some edge creasing to cover but generally OK. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1144

Lot 387 LOCH LOMOND STEAMERS official photo album. Tartan covers, 28pp, circa 1920s. Plus similar official envelope containing 12 real photo snapshots of the loch, circa 1930s. (2) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 2686

Lot 388 CADBURY BROTHERS official publication "Bournville 1925 - Transport". Coloured Frank Newbould covers showing dock scene, 48pp detailing the business from the transport angle. Covers detached at rusty staples otherwise good. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1221

Total number of Lots in Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 11.

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