Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Sale 203P, Closing Date: 11 December 2015

SRA Postal Auction: Official Publications SR

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Lot 476 SR 32pp booklet "Factory Sites" detailing the benefits of sites within the area of Southampton Docks. Coloured pictorial covers with outer cellophane wrap, comb binding, dated 1935. Faults and loss to outer wrap, contents OK. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1111

Lot 477 SR souvenir of Southampton Docks. Coloured covers cut in shape of ocean liner, 32pp detailing the history and activities of the docks, published 1930s. VGC. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 2617

Lot 478 SR souvenir booklet "Anno Domini MCMXXXIII" issued for the opening of the King George V Graving Dock at Southampton, July 1933. Unusual hardback version with coloured covers showing the SR coat of arms. 28pp fully illustrated guide showing how the docks were built. VGC. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1111

Lot 479 SR guide book "Normandy & Brittany". Coloured pictorial card covers, 140+pp dated 1924. Minor cover wear. - This item was not sold.

Lot 480 SR guide book "Normandy & Brittany". Coloured pictorial card covers show illustration of Mont St.Michel, 408pp plus fold out map, 5th edition circa 1930. - This item was not sold.

Lot 481 SR official publication "The Golden Sands of Picardy". Illustrated covers showing woman, 176pp, 14th edition circa 1930. Plus BR souvenir booklet for the Waterloo Station Centenary 1848-1948. 31pp. (2) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 819

Lot 482 SR official publication "Picardy and Paris". Coloured pictorial covers showing couple at cafe, 152pp, 18th edition dated 1936. Slight wear to covers. - This item was not sold.

Lot 483 SR official publication "Sands Across the Sea". Guide to places of interest in Brittany, Normandy and Picardy. 416pp plus fold out map (torn), 2nd edition circa 1939. Coloured pictorial cover shows girls in national dress. Spine very poor, bindings loose. - This item was not sold.

Lot 484 SR 8pp leaflet "The Evolution of the World's Largest Suburban Electrified Railway". Sepia coloured print with photo illustration of EMU on Ouse Valley Viaduct. Circa 1935. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4812

Lot 485 SR official publication "Yachting on the Sunshine Coast" by Chas Pears. Grey coloured clothbound covers with attached illustration of yacht with train in background. 65pp plus colour plates, dated 1932. Some foxing. - This item was not sold.

Total number of Lots in Official Publications SR: 10.

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