Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 203P, Closing Date: 11 December 2015

SRA Postal Auction: Official Publications GWR

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Lot 425 GWR 12pp centre folding brochure "Somerset". Green and black pictorial covers by Baker showing church tower and farm, dated 1937 season. Slightly rusty staples. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 458

Lot 426 GWR 12pp centre folding brochure "Cornwall". Coloured artwork and B&W photo pictorial covers showing fisherman mending nets. Dated 1936 season. Rusty staples removed. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 384

Lot 427 GWR 12pp centre folding brochure "Cornwall". Coloured pictorial covers by Ralph Mott showing fisherman. Dated 1935 season. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 458

Lot 428 GWR 16pp booklet "Land Cruises by Motor Coach and Train in Western England, Shakespeareland, Cambrian Coast & Wales". Orange and blue covers showing small illustration of coach. Illustrated guide to tours, dated 1931. Rusty staples removed. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2920

Lot 429 GWR published guide book "Southern Ireland" by Maxwell Fraser. 72pp plus fold-out map, coloured pictorial paperback covers, published 1932. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 384

Lot 430 GWR booklet "Holidays" subtitled "The Unrivalled Holiday Lands of the GWR". Published for the USA market. Pictorial card covers showing fishing village scene, 48pp, no map, circa 1928. Rusty staples. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 384

Lot 431 GWR official publication "Dunkirk and The Great Western" being an account of the GWR efforts during the Dunkirk evacuation in WW2. Pictorial paperback covers, 40pp, published 1940s. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1223

Lot 432 GWR guide book "The Cornish Riviera - Our National Health & Pleasure Resort". Yapp-edged card covers, 152pp plus map, dated July 1906. Worn and dusty covers. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 458

Lot 433 GWR publication "Door to Door by Country Cartage Services". Coloured pictorial card covers showing aerial view of train and lorries. 65pp plus fold out map, details scale of charges and places served. Dated March 1935. Covers dusty. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 384

Lot 434 GWR publication "Guide to Economical Transport". Card covers, 142pp plus fold-out map, dated 1936. Staining to covers and page edges. - Sold for £9 to bidder number 1644

Total number of Lots in Official Publications GWR: 10.

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