Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 198P, Closing Date: 11 September 2015

SRA Postal Auction: Official Publications SR

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Lot 417 SR fold out leaflet "Have a Day Off on the Electric Coast". Opens to show illustration of EMU and small cartoons. Details the benefits of using the train to reach the coast. Dated 1935. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 240

Lot 418 SR booklet "Tea for Travellers". Green covers with small illustration of West Country loco, 12pp illustrated guide to making good tea, dated 1945. VGC. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 624

Lot 419 SR official souvenir programme for the Royal Jubilee Naval Review as viewed from the company ship TSS Twickenham Ferry, 16th July 1935. Coloured card covers, 12pp plus fold out plans. VGC. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 240

Lot 420 SR official publication "Southern Schools" by SPB Mais. Coloured pictorial card covers showing school scene, 296pp plus fold out map. Guide to schools served by the company including fares details. 14th edition circa 1936. Rusty staples. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 240

Lot 421 SR official publication "Southern Homes - Sussex". Illustrated card covers showing girl on swing, 224pp, circa 1938. Covers dusty, some wear. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 692

Lot 422 SR official publication "Southern Homes - Surrey and Hampshire". Illustrated card covers showing songbird and village, 296pp, circa 1937. Fading to spine and edges of covers. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 692

Lot 423 SR official publication "Southampton Docks 1925". 119pp handbook with adverts and map. Szlumper's personal copy with padded leather bound covers and title in gold. Ex BR(S) Lecture and Debating Society library with several library stamps. Covers rubbed. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 3477

Lot 424 SR official publication "Southampton Docks - Handbook of Rates, Charges and General Information". 132pp plus adverts and map. Green and yellow card covers showing coat of arms. Dated 1937. Some wear, covers partially detached. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 3477

Lot 425 SR booklet "Southampton Docks Official Sailing List & Shipping Guide - May 1923". Illustrated blue card covers showing globe, 80pp. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 692

Lot 426 SR guide book "Hints for Holidays 1947". Coloured pictorial covers by Frank Sherwin showing seagulls. 368pp. minor wear. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 692

Lot 427 SR guide book "Normandy & Brittany". Coloured pictorial card covers, 412pp plus fold out map, 7th edition dated 1932. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 240

Lot 428 SR guide book "Normandy & Brittany". Coloured pictorial card covers, 368pp plus fold out map, 9th edition circa 1936. Map detached, poor and taped. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 692

Lot 429 SR & GWR joint publication for the American market "This Year Come to England The Home of History". 24pp fold-out type brochure opening to show system map and details of major sights. Front shows photo view of the Tower of London. Undated. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2920

Total number of Lots in Official Publications SR: 13.

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