Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 198P, Closing Date: 11 September 2015

SRA Postal Auction: Small Paperwork

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Lot 478 PERTH JOINT STATION COMMITTEE rule book. Leather bound card covers, 42pp dated 1863. Wear to covers. - Sold for £160 to bidder number 1183

Lot 479 GLASGOW AND PAISLEY JOINT RAILWAY rule book. Cloth covers, 31pp dated 1855. Damp staining to covers and some pages. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1133

Lot 480 G&SWR rule book. Clothbound hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front. 291pp dated 1917. Covers worn, contents OK. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 3230

Lot 481 GNSR rule book. Clothbound hardback covers with coat of arms in gold on front, 204pp dated 1922. VGC. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 3297

Lot 482 NBR rule book. Clothbound hardback covers with coat of arms in gold on front, 198pp dated 1891. VGC. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1143

Lot 483 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY rule book. Red coloured clothbound, hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front. 235pp dated 1921. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 3230

Lot 484 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY rule book. Green clothbound covers, 208pp dated 1904. Signs of use but OK. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1143

Lot 485 M&GN JOINT COMMITTEE rule book. Brown clothbound hardback covers with title stamped into front, 237pp dated 1916. Covers worn and stained, amendments added. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 271

Lot 486 LBSCR rule book. Red clothbound hardback covers with title stamped into front, 414pp dated 1917. Cover wear, amendments added. - This item was not sold.

Lot 487 SECR rule book. Red clothbound hardback covers with title stamped into front, 251pp dated 1920. Minor wear. - This item was not sold.

Lot 488 LNWR rule book. Clothbound hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front, 297pp dated 1911. Minor faults, good for age. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 3230

Lot 489 GER rule book. Clothbound hardback covers, 192pp 1915 reprint of 1904 issue. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1581

Lot 490 GER rule book for platelayers. Clothbound card covers, 29pp dated 1875. Dusty. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 394

Lot 491 GNR rule book dated 1904. 245pp, red hardback clothbound covers with title stamped into front. Amendments added, used condition. Plus similar "Practical Questions for Drivers and Firemen". Clothbound hardback cover, 51pp dated September 1903. (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 3230

Lot 492 GWR rule book dated 1897. Brown clothbound hardback covers, 158pp. Very worn. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 820

Lot 493 MIDLAND RAILWAY rule book type booklet "Instructions Relating to the Transmission of Telegrams". Hardback clothbound covers, 55pp dated February 1906. Poor condition, covers detached. Plus similar LNER "Locomotiveman's Pocket Book" dated 1944. Worn. (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 494 GREAT SOUTHERN & WESTERN RAILWAY rule book. Brown clothbound hardback covers with title on front, 174pp dated 1904. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4727

Lot 495 RYE & CAMBER TRAMWAYS COMPANY pocket sized timetable booklet. 12pp printed on pink coloured paper, dated October 1925. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 700

Lot 496 TAFF VALE RAILWAY PTT of services between Penarth, Cardiff, Pontypridd, Aberdare, Merthyr, Treherbert, Maerdy, etc. Pocket sized, green paperback covers, 24pp dated December 1921. VGC. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 421

Lot 497 LBSCR & ISLE OF WIGHT RAILWAYS fold-out type timetable and information leaflet (with map) for services via the direct mid-Sussex route to the Isle of Wight, dated June 1886. Pocket sized, 16pp opening to show map of the island with timetable on rear. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 2708

Lot 498 ROBINSON'S "Railway Time & Fare Tables". Pocket sized, green clothbound hardback covers, 90pp, no map, dated 1841. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1644

Lot 499 WISBECH & UPWELL TRAMWAY. Locally published publicity item for the sale of stationery by a local merchant. Shows illustration of early four wheeled first class railway coach and times of services on the Wisbech & Upwell Tramway. Undated, appears to be early, minor wear, very unusual. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 3068

Lot 500 MIDLAND RAILWAY pocket sized 10pp fold out public timetable leaflet "Local Train Service Birmingham District, Camp Hill, Selly Oak, King's Norton, Barnt Green, Redditch & Halesowen". Dated July 1899. Worn, dusty and annotated. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 356

Lot 501 MIDLAND RAILWAY pocket sized 10pp fold out public timetable leaflet "Local Train Service Birmingham and District". Maroon coloured print, dated July 1908. VGC. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 356

Lot 502 MIDLAND RAILWAY pocket sized 10pp fold out public timetable leaflet "Local Train Service Birmingham and District". Lilac coloured print, dated July 1905. VGC. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 356

Lot 503 MIDLAND RAILWAY small sized 8pp fold out leaflet "Travel in Comfort by the Direct and Picturesque Route to London". Brown and green artwork covers, opening to show map of London underground and timetable of services from principal towns to London. Dated July 1908. VGC. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 356

Lot 504 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY COMPANION. Pocket sized, brown clothbound covers with title on label on front. 59pp, dated 1841. Covers worn, bindings very loose. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2799

Lot 505 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY COMPANION. Pocket sized, brown clothbound covers with title on label on front. 71pp, dated 1843. Covers worn, bindings very loose. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2799

Lot 506 POCKET SIZED guide book "Companion to the Manchester & Leeds Railway". Cloth covers with title in gold on front, 92pp plus fold out map and timetable. Published in Halifax in 1841. Covers and timetable detached. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1133

Lot 507 RAILWAY TIMES published "London & Croydon Railway Guide and Companion". Pocket sized, 60pp plus fold out map, card covers, dated 1839. Spine poor. - Sold for £130 to bidder number 393

Lot 508 RAILWAY TIMES published "London & Brighton Railway Guide". Pocket sized, 60pp plus fold out map, clothbound covers with title in gold on front. Dated September 1841. Good for age. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 249

Lot 509 GWR bookmark "Direct Route North and Midlands to The South". Front shows map of route, reverse advertises "Efficiency in Travel for journeys between London & Birmingham" showing route map". Creased and worn. - This item was not sold.

Lot 510 GWR Taff Vale Section payment record card for the "Sick Benefit Society". 4pp thin card, duly completed for payments in 1941. Spine partially split. - This item was not sold.

Lot 511 GNR small sized advertising card "Travel by the Quickest Route GNR - speed and comfort". Cut out type coloured view of train at speed with illustration of restaurant car table view on rear. Opens to show timetable for London - Halifax service. Dated October 1909. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 512 GWR thin card type, 6" x 4" invitation card to admit one person to the reserved enclosure at Paddington station for the funeral train of Queen Victoria, 2nd February 1901. Purple coloured print with purple edging and royal coat of arms at top. VGC. - Sold for £210 to bidder number 1181

Lot 513 LBSCR small sized advertising card "3/- Brighton and back - sea breezes on the sunny south coast". Coloured pictorial design show beach scene with bathing huts. Reverse gives details of day excursion trains. Dated June 1909. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 393

Lot 514 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY bookmark showing Grampian Corridor Express, rear has details of "The World-famed Beattock Summit". Small mark on rear otherwise good condition. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 819

Lot 515 SR SOUTHAMPTON DOCKS book matches. Produced for the centenary in 1938 with photo covers showing aerial view. Rear cover shows laying of the foundation stone in 1838. Opens show matches with the legend "Southern Railway Southampton Docks Centenary 1838 - 1938". Very worn. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 240

Lot 516 LMS CORONATION SCOT book matches. Coloured pictorial covers show streamlined Coronation loco at speed. Rear cover shows train times. Opens to show full pack of matches with the legend "Coronation Scot Streamlined Comfort Speed". VGC. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 2780

Lot 517 GNR small sized plan on card showing the seating arrangements at 230 High Street, Boro' to watch the parade for the diamond jubilee of Queen Victoria on 22nd June 1897. - This item was not sold.

Lot 518 GWR thin card, 6" x 4" certificate awarded by the directors to those who continued working during the General Strike, May 1926. Contained in original envelope. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 384

Lot 519 Two NER "Bicycle Check Labels". Each 4½" diameter showing company name and numbers "9" and "23". Cord attached, some foxing. (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1375

Lot 520 CIGARETTE CARDS. Senior Service "British Railways" and Wills "Railway Equipment". Complete sets. (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 668

Total number of Lots in Small Paperwork: 43.

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