Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 198P, Closing Date: 11 September 2015

SRA Postal Auction: Posters Pictorial

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Lot 816 BR(M) q/r map poster "Essex, Hertfordshire, Suffolk" with artwork by Camidge showing images of major sights. Circa 1950s. Folded, edge tears and tape repairs, some corner loss. - This item was not sold.

Lot 817 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE (EASTERN REGION) q/r map poster "Norfolk" with artwork by Burrows showing images of major sights. Circa early 1950s. Folded, small edge tears. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 851

Lot 818 BR(M) (possibly LMS) q/r coloured pictorial poster "Explore the Lake District" showing Montague Black elevated map view. Trimmed along bottom edge (probably removing text). A few small edge tears, folded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 819 BR(NE) q/r poster "Service to Industry" showing Cuneo view of class 40 diesel loco at ICI chemical works at Billingham. Dated 1962. Edge tears, large taped repair, worn and with faults. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 820

Lot 820 BR(E) q/r coloured pictorial poster "Modernisation - Barking" showing diagrams of proposed track improvements with Donald Blake illustrations of improved stations, trains, signalling, etc. Circa 1950s. Folded. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 820

Lot 821 BTC q/r coloured pictorial poster "British Transport Ships" showing 21 illustrations of the ships of the fleet by Charles King. Dated 1956. Folded, wear at folds. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 1293

Lot 822 THE GREAT LITTLE TRAINS OF WALES q/r poster with map showing the various narrow gauge lines and colour views. Undated, probably circa early 1970s. Folded. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 7119

Lot 823 LNER d/r pictorial poster "Fountains Abbey Ripon Station Yorkshire" showing woodcut type illustration by Sydney Lee. Part of bottom edge (with text) removed. Edge tears, some marking to front. - This item was not sold.

Lot 824 LMS d/r coloured pictorial poster "Go by rail with a cheap monthly return" showing cartoon type illustration by "M" showing man with large Edmondson type ticket. Circa 1940s. Slight creasing, tape repairs on rear. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4848

Lot 825 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Gower Coast" showing scenic view by Gyrth Russell. Circa early 1960s. Folded and worn, large tears and tape repairs on rear. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 7119

Lot 826 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Bath in 1828 by the new steam carriage" showing Eric Fraser view of carriage in front of building. Dated 1960. Slight creasing, generally good. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4848

Lot 827 BR(E) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Norfolk Broads Holidays Afloat" showing coloured view of map and family on board boat. Dated 1962. Folded. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 4848

Lot 828 BR(S) d/r coloured photographic and artwork poster "Sussex - Arrive Earlier by Train" showing artwork by Bromfield, Lander illustration of Market Cross, Chichester and Joseph McKeown photo of girl. Dated 1963. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4848

Lot 829 BR(S) d/r coloured photographic and artwork poster "Eastbourne. Sun-trap of the South" showing girl on beach and aerial view of coast. Circa 1960. Folded. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4848

Lot 830 BR(S) d/r coloured photographic and artwork poster "Hampshire - Arrive Earlier by Train" showing artwork by Bromfield, Lander illustration of Winchester Cathedral and Joseph McKeown photo of girl. Dated 1963. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4848

Lot 831 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "I'd rather stay in Plymouth" showing view of Francis Drake and globe by Lander. Dated 1961. Folded, fold tears. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848

Lot 832 BR(S) d/r coloured photographic and artwork poster "Chase the sun on the Southern to the Dorset Riviera" showing artwork by Bromfield and Joseph McKeown photo of girl. Circa 1960s. Folded. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4848

Lot 833 BR(ScR) d/r coloured pictorial poster issued as No.6 in the "Facts and Figures" series showing rolling stock numbers with illustrations by Blake. Circa early 1960s. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 834 BR(S) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Evening Business Trains from Victoria Station" encouraging the use of trains before 5.30pm and after 6.15pm showing diagrammatic representation of the number of seated and standing passengers at various times. Circa 1960s. Edge tears and creasing. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 835 BR(M) d/r coloured photographic poster "Lytham St.Annes" showing views of beach and windmill. Circa early 1960s. One very large tear and several smaller tears. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 836 BR(W) d/r pictorial poster "Giant Strides on the London - South Wales Route this Winter". Artwork by Wolstenholme of "Western" class loco and train, dated 1963. Some creasing. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 7119

Lot 837 BR(M) d/r pictorial poster advertising various jobs on the railway showing view of newspaper clippings. Circa 1960. Several edge tears. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 838 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Visit Royal London" showing pink and black illustration of Buckingham Palace by Lander. Dated 1978. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 839 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE 30" x 20" wartime information poster "Stay Put this Easter" encouraging the public not to travel during the Easter holiday. Green, red and black print with Big 4 logo at bottom. Folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1154

Lot 840 BRB d/r pictorial poster "Main Line to Decimal Currency" showing events in the conversion to decimal currency likening £sd to steam and £p to diesel. Dated 1970. Folded. Plus BRB poster advertising Red Star parcels dated 1970. Folded. (2) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 820

Lot 841 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Make the most of this Indian Summer" showing Wolstenholme view of King George V loco and train. Circa 1950s. Edge tears, creasing and wear. Scuffed and marked. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 287

Lot 842 BR 30" x 20" coloured pictorial poster "See Britain By Train" showing view of bagpipe playing Scotsman. VGC. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 7119

Lot 843 BR(ScR) d/r coloured pictorial poster "See Scotland with a Freedom of Scotland Ticket" showing view of Aberdeen - Inverness DMU near Forres. Dated 1963. Folded, weak at folds and with tape repairs on rear. - Sold for £150 to bidder number 7119

Lot 844 BR d/r coloured photographic poster "Escape to the Highlands and Islands of Scotland - Motorail Holiday". Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 845 BRB d/r pictorial poster "Over 200 million tons move by Rail Freight every year - and you hardly notice" showing illustrations of private owner wagons. Dated 1972. Edge creasing. Plus BRB poster "Part of a Priceless Private Collection" showing coloured views of private owner wagons. Dated 1974. Edge nicks. (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7119

Lot 846 BR(M) d/r photographic poster "Speedfreight - 10 ton containers overnight door to door London - Manchester" showing photo of freight wagons. Dated 1963. Edge tears and creasing. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4736

Lot 847 BRB d/r photographic poster "Train Your Car" advertising the car sleeper service between NE England & Scotland and the West Country showing colour photo of car being loaded onto train. Circa 1964. Folded. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 820

Lot 848 BRB d/r photographic poster "Train Your Car" advertising the car sleeper service between Sutton Coldfield and Stirling showing colour photo of car being loaded onto train. Dated 1964. Folded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 7119

Lot 849 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Continental Car Sleeper Service Manchester - Boulogne via Dover" showing Studio Seven black and blue view of ship and staff. Circa 1960. Edge creasing. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4073

Lot 850 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Car Sleeper Service London Marylebone - Glasgow St.Enoch" showing illustration of car being loaded onto train. Dated 1961. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 4073

Lot 851 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Continental Car Sleeper Service Manchester - Boulogne via Dover" showing Studio Seven black and blue artwork. Dated 1961. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 4073

Lot 852 BR(ScR) d/r coloured poster "Car Sleeper Service London - Glasgow" showing Studio Seven brown and blue artwork. Corner creasing, dated 1962. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 4073

Lot 853 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial and photo poster "Go Touring with a Holiday Runabout Ticket" showing area maps and family photo. Dated 1962. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 854 BR(M) d/r coloured map type pictorial poster "Full Diesel Services Marylebone, West Ruislip, High Wycombe, Aylesbury line start 18th June". Green and purple coloured showing route map. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 855 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Go Touring with a Holiday Runabout Ticket" showing area maps and smiling faces of a typical family. Circa 1963. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 856 BR d/r coloured pictorial poster "The Changing Face of Britain - European Conservation Year 1970" showing view of class 47 loco and train. Folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4073

Lot 857 BR(M) d/r coloured artwork poster "This London Midland Station is at your service". Maroon and green with space for filling in details of goods agent and freight service. Circa early 1960s. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 858 BRB d/r coloured pictorial poster "How to keep going during the next energy crisis" showing view of APT type train and derelict petrol station. Dated 1978. Folded and creased. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4848

Lot 859 NETWORK SOUTH EAST d/r pictorial poster "Portsmouth by train" showing coloured view of the HMS Victory by Edward Pond. Dated 1989. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 904

Lot 860 NETWORK SOUTH EAST d/r pictorial poster "Southend by train" showing coloured view of the regatta at Old Leigh by Edward Pond. Dated 1989. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 904

Lot 861 NETWORK SOUTH EAST d/r pictorial poster "Isle of Wight by train" showing coloured view of the Needles and sand castle by Edward Pond. Dated 1989. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 904

Lot 862 NETWORK SOUTH EAST d/r pictorial poster "Margate" showing coloured view of the Dreamland theme park by Edward Pond. Dated 1989. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 4073

Lot 863 NETWORK SOUTH EAST d/r pictorial poster "Brighton" showing coloured view of the Pavilion by Edward Pond. Dated 1989. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 904

Lot 864 REGIONAL RAILWAYS d/r coloured photographic poster "Rail Rovers. A Bridge Quite Near..." showing view of Todmorden viaduct. Dated 1993. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7119

Lot 865 BRITISH & IRISH STEAM PACKET COMPANY d/r coloured pictorial poster "Fishguard - Cork direct service - the Innisfallen Way" showing Derrick Smoothy view of ship. Circa late 1960s. Some creasing. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 4848

Lot 866 Three different BR HOVERCRAFT LTD d/r photographic type posters advertising Dover - Boulogne services. Dated 1969. Folded, some wear. (3) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4140

Lot 867 SEALINK & SNCF d/r photographic poster advertising the visit of the latest cross channel ferry "Villandry" to the Pool of London showing photo of the ship. Circa early 1970s. Folded. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1293

Total number of Lots in Posters Pictorial: 52.

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