Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 203P, Closing Date: 11 December 2015

SRA Postal Auction: Manufacturer's Catalogues

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Lot 204 BOUND VOLUME of locomotive manufacturer's catalogues. Landscape format hardback covers containing catalogues from Andrew Barclay, Peckett (x2), SLM (Switzerland). Circa 1930s. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 657

Lot 205 BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS catalogue for the company exhibit at the Paris Exposition 1900. Illustrated card covers showing company locos, 36pp, VGC. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1301

Lot 206 CLAYTON WAGONS LTD booklet "Light Steam Locomotive". Illustrated card covers, 20pp illustrated guide to the locomotive type, circa 1900s. Centre pages detached at slightly rusty staples. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 246

Lot 207 DAVEY PAXMAN & CO catalogue of engines and boilers dated April 1892. 76pp plus various fold out diagrams, bound into leather covers with company title in gold on front. Some wear and faults. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2799

Lot 208 METROPOLITAN CARRIAGE WAGON & FINANCE CO 16pp illustrated brochure of rolling stock and parts. Faded green covers, dated February 1914. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 2410

Lot 209 BEYER PEACOCK & CO published 24pp booklet "Garratt Patent Articulated Locomotives - some recent notable types". Illustrated paperback covers, circa 1920s. Covers dusty. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1301

Lot 210 GLOUCESTER RAILWAY CARRIAGE & WAGON COMPANY LTD "Diary and Directors' Calendar for 1900". Hardback book type publication, 305pp with illustration of company products interleaved with diary pages. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 1481

Lot 211 Thomas Ward Ltd (Sheffield) published hardback book "Outline of Progress" commemorating 75 years of service 1878 - 1953. 212pp, many railway references. Wear to edges of covers. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 225

Lot 212 SULZER BROS folder containing 50+ pages and fold out diagrams covering various aspects of the operation of class 44 diesel locos. Dated 1960. Folder worn, contents OK. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4736

Lot 213 R.WHITE & CO (Widnes) published catalogue No.90 of rails and aerial ropeways. Red paperback covers, smaller sized, 72pp, fully illustrated, circa 1930s. VGC. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 552

Lot 214 MIRRLEES BICKERTON & DAY published booklet "A British Engineering Shop During the War". Card covers, 100pp fully illustrated account of company activities during WW1. Covers very worn and with tape repairs. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 861

Lot 215 ROBERT HUDSON LTD Leeds, catalogue No.F57 "Hudson Light Railway Materials". Card covers, 32pp, fully illustrated, circa 1950s. - This item was not sold.

Lot 216 Approx 49 R&W HAWTHORN LESLIE & CO official information cards showing photographs of company locos mounted on card, most with technical details on reverse. Circa 1880s - 1930s. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 384

Lot 217 WESTINGHOUSE BRAKE & SIGNALLING CO published booklet "Electro-Pneumatic Point Operation and Colour Light Signalling at Leeds New Station LNER". Illustrated card covers, 20pp plus fold-out diagram. Dated 1937. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4812

Lot 218 METROPOLITAN-VICKERS COMPANY published booklet "Buenos Aires Western Railway Electrification". Green card covers, 31pp photo illustrated guide to equipment used in the project. Circa 1930s. - This item was not sold.

Lot 219 METROPOLITAN-VICKERS COMPANY published booklet "1899 -1949 Fifty Years in Brief". 44pp company history issued to commemorate the company's Golden Jubilee. Blue paperback covers, fully illustrated. - This item was not sold.

Lot 220 METROPOLITAN VICKERS official publication "Control Equipments for Electric Railways". Card covers, 68pp, fully illustrated guide to equipment produced by the company, circa late 1920s. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4736

Lot 221 METROPOLITAN-VICKERS COMPANY published booklet "Electrification Work for Overseas Railways". Illustrated card covers, 76pp photo illustrated guide to equipment used in various projects. Circa 1930s. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 2799

Lot 222 METROPOLITAN-VICKERS COMPANY published booklet "Electrification Work for British Railways". Illustrated card covers showing SR EMU at station, 48pp photo illustrated guide to equipment used in projects for various UK railways with fold out map in rear pocket. Dated 1929. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 2799

Lot 223 SENTINEL WAGGON WORKS published guide "Gear Driven Sentinel-Cammell Rail Cars". Card covers, 24pp illustrated guide to the need for company products, dated 1928. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 907

Lot 224 FLEXIBLE METALLIC TUBING COMPANY booklet "Railway Work". Card covers with central cut-out revealing photo of loco and train, 8pp illustrated guide, circa early 1900s. VGC. - This item was not sold.

Lot 225 WAKEFIELD'S published booklet "Mechanical Lubricators". Card covers, 64pp fully illustrated guide to the system including examples of locos operating it. Dated 1917. - This item was not sold.

Lot 226 D.NAPIER & SON publication "Napier Deltic Engines for High Speed Craft - performance and installation data". Card covers, comb binding, 16pp circa 1950s. Plus 16pp glossy brochure for Napier Deltic marine engines circa late 1950s. (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 227 KEARNEY HIGH SPEED TUBE RAILWAY published paperback booklet "Rapid Transit in the Future" by E.W.C. Kearney. 16pp circa 1910s. Slight cover wear. - This item was not sold.

Lot 228 ARTHUR KOPPEL (Berlin) catalogue No.709. Card covers, 64pp showing photographs and technical details of rolling stock produced by the company. Circa 1900s. Cover wear. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 246

Lot 229 SLM (Switzerland) brochure for company locomotives and railcars. Fully illustrated, 16pp circa 1939. VGC. - This item was not sold.

Lot 230 AMERICAN LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY published company history "Growing with Schenectady". Card covers, 148pp published 1948. - Sold for £95 to bidder number 246

Lot 231 KARRIER MOTORS 16pp brochure for the "Karrier Road-Railer". Brown print, illustrated with examples of lorries and buses on rails. Dated 1931. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 698

Total number of Lots in Manufacturer's Catalogues: 28.

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