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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 11 September 2015
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Lot 161 Share Certificates: TANNETT, WALKER AND COMPANY (engineers and boilermakers, Leeds) debenture certificate for £50 dated 1912. Ornate title, large format, red attached seal, central fold, not cancelled. - This item was not sold.
Lot 162 Early Paperwork: LEICESTER AND SWANNINGTON RAILWAY printed letter re the next share call. Dated July 1839. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 356.
Lot 163 Early Paperwork: TAFF VALE RAILWAY prospectus dated 1914. 8pp including application form for stock, bankers receipt, etc. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 829.
Lot 164 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: LONDON, OXFORD & CHELTENHAM RAILWAY prospectus dated 1846. 4pp including application form. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 3752.
Lot 166 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: HIGHLAND RAILWAY. 50+ paperwork items, mostly waybills, invoices, consignment notes, etc. (Qty) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 3230.
Lot 175 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: EDINBURGH UNION RAILWAYS printed land purchase documents with details of parliamentary act. Large size, 4pp dated 1864. - This item was not sold.
Lot 177 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: PORTLAND AND HAMILTON RAILWAY (Australia) letter type invitation to the turning of the first sod, 27th April 1876. Folded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 180 Manufacturer's Catalogues: DICK, KERR & CO LTD published catalogue of "Portable, Semi-Portable and Fixed Railway and Rolling Stock". Maroon card covers, 116pp, fully illustrated, dated 1891. Covers poor and creased, contents OK. - Sold for £270 to bidder number 246.