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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 11 December 2015
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Lot 121 General Books 3: BUTTERLEY COMPANY (Derby/Nottingham) publicity booklet covering the history of the company. Fully illustrated showing steel products including railway wagons etc. 56pp, comb binding, dated 1936. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 246.
Lot 122 General Books 3: FIRTH-BROWN COMPANY (Sheffield Steelworks) published hardback book "100 Years in Steel" produced for the company centenary in 1937. 76pp, fully illustrated, edge wear to covers. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 657.
Lot 123 General Books 3: CARD COVERED BOOKLET "Railway Reminiscences - LSWR 1879 to SR 1925" by "WB". 32pp dated 1937. - This item was not sold.
Lot 124 General Books 3: SURREY BORDER & CAMBERLEY MINIATURE RAILWAY guide and timetable. Paperback, 16pp, dated Summer 1938. Worn. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3068.
Lot 125 General Books 3: BRADSHAW'S Manchester area ABC railway guide. Blue paperback covers, 204pp dated November 1949. - Sold for £7 to bidder number 861.
Lot 126 General Books 3: BOROUGH OF CHESTERFIELD George Stephenson Centenary Commemoration souvenir booklet dated August 1948. Paperback, 48pp with front cover showing corporation crest and illustration of old loco. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1600.
Lot 127 General Books 3: BOUND VOLUME of 21 HMSO published parliamentary reports on the construction and operation of the Mombasa to Victoria Lake Railway dated 1896 - 1904. 187pp plus 16 fold out diagrams in part leather hardback covers, ex reference library, minor rubbing to covers. - This item was not sold.
Lot 128 General Books 3: HMSO published "Report on the Mombasa Victoria Lake Railway Survey" published 1893. Large sized, 124pp plus 7 fold out diagrams in part leather hardback covers, ex reference library, covers worn. - This item was not sold.
Lot 129 General Books 3: INDIA. Government of India Ministry of Railways published "History of Indian Railways - constructed and in progress". Foolscap sized, thick card covers, 222pp plus map in rear pocket, dated 1964. Plus its 332pp supplement covering defunct railways. (2) - Sold for £85 to bidder number 246.
Lot 130 General Books 3: PARIS, LYON AND MEDITERRANEAN RAILWAY published hardback book "Cent Beaux Aspects du Reseau PLM". 227pp illustrated guide to places served, circa early 1950s. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 2724.
Lot 131 General Books 3: INTERNATIONAL PUBLISHING CORPORATION published paperback booklet "The Belgian Railways". Large sized, coloured pictorial covers showing train and coat of arms, 62pp plus adverts and fold out map, circa 1928. Text in English, covers detached. - This item was not sold.
Lot 132 General Books 3: ISLE OF MAN RAILWAY timetable cover. Smaller sized, red clothbound covers with coat of arms and name in gold on front. Faults to spine. Complete with 1939 fold out map and guide to the island. (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.
Lot 133 General Books 3: ISLE OF MAN. Small quantity of IOM shipping and railway related ephemera including timetables and leaflets. Approx 16 items dated 1950s - 70s. Condition varies. (Qty) - This item was not sold.
Lot 134 General Books 3: GUERNSEY RAILWAY COMPANY guide book "Queen of the Channel Isles - Guernsey". Illustrated card covers show map of island, 48pp plus fold out map, published early post WW2. Covers dusty. - This item was not sold.
Lot 135 General Books 3: RAILWAY AIR SERVICES 8pp fold out timetable and information leaflet for services between Liverpool and Birmingham, Cardiff, Plymouth, Cowes, etc. Red and green print showing RAS logo. Dated July 1934. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1409.
Lot 136 General Books 3: RAILWAY AIR SERVICES 6pp fold out type timetable leaflet for the Manx Airway section services between Manchester, Liverpool, Blackpool and Isle of Man. Green and red print showing RAS logo. Dated May 1935. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1409.
Lot 137 General Books 3: RAILWAY AIR SERVICES 6pp fold out timetable and information leaflet for services between London, Liverpool, Belfast and Glasgow. Red and green print showing RAS logo, dated April 1935. Very worn. Plus fully headed typed letter from the Airway Terminus, Victoria station dated August 1935. (2) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1409.
Lot 138 General Books 3: RAILWAY AIR SERVICES 8pp leaflet "Information for Passengers". Red and green print with RAS logo on front. Dated 1936. Staples removed. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1409.
Lot 139 General Books 3: ROADWAY PUBLICATIONS published "The Airway Timetable". Blue coloured illustrated card covers, 100+pp of timetables of mostly European services of the major operators, dated July 1934. Annotations on slightly worn covers. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2799.
Lot 140 General Books 3: PORT OF BRISTOL AUTHORITY official handbook. Illustrated card covers, 120pp plus fold out maps, dated 1938. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 287.