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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 11 December 2015
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Lot 41 General Books 2: "MOGG'S HANDBOOK FOR RAILWAY TRAVELLERS - LONDON & BIRMINGHAM GRAND JUNCTION AND OTHER RAILWAYS" by Edward Mogg. 232pp, no fold-out map, hardback with title in gold on front. Published by the author in 1839. Restoration to spine and end pages. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 4667.
Lot 42 General Books 2: HYLTON SOUTHWICK AND MONKSWEARMOUTH RAILWAY act for the construction of the line. 18pp on blue coloured paper, bound into clothbound card covers with title in gold on front. Dated 1871. - This item was not sold.
Lot 43 General Books 2: ACT for the Manchester, Bolton & Bury Canal Railway dated 1831. 128pp in part leather bound hardback covers. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4743.
Lot 44 General Books 2: RAILWAY HERALD published paperback booklet "Station Album". 24pp containing photographs of major stations. Circa 1890s. Minor faults to rear cover. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 2144.
Lot 45 General Books 2: EDWARD BAKER (Birmingham) "Railroadiana" catalogue of out of print railway books for sale. Eight issues (mostly No.333), paperback, 30+pp, circa 1890s. Covers very poor on most. (8) - This item was not sold.
Lot 46 General Books 2: GCR desk "blotter". Booklet style in black leather bound hardback cover with company coat of arms on front. Opens to show blotting pages and photo illustrations, many showing Immingham Docks. Circa 1915. Good used condition. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 384.
Lot 47 General Books 2: NER rule book type booklet "Comparative Statement of Shipments 1887". Leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front, 50+pp, many completed. Covers rubbed. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1250.
Lot 48 General Books 2: GER published booklet "Memoranda connected with the Locomotive and Carriage Works at Stratford and the Wagon Works at Temple Mills". Paperback, 32pp, locomotive diagrams and fold out plan, published June 1921. Covers dusty and marked. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1143.
Lot 49 General Books 2: GER booklet "Lowestoft Harbour and Fish Markets - dues, tolls, wharfage, warehouse and other charges". 7pp in leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front. Dated 1917. Plus 4pp amendment of revised charges dated 1921. (2) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1122.
Lot 50 General Books 2: Fourteen L&YR specification documents for various permanent way alterations. Each foolscap sized, 6 - 15pp dated 1882 - 1885. (14) - Sold for £220 to bidder number 3937.
Lot 51 General Books 2: GNR pocket sized booklet "King's Cross Fares". 73pp listing fares. Dated 1912 with later alterations. Very worn and well used. - This item was not sold.
Lot 52 General Books 2: GNR rule book type publication "Examination of Station Masters". Green clothbound hardback covers, 100pp dated 1922. Covers dusty. - This item was not sold.
Lot 53 General Books 2: GNR "Instructions to District Auditors". Leather bound card covers, 19pp plus pages for recording results, dated 1896. Bindings very loose, contents partially detached. - This item was not sold.
Lot 54 General Books 2: Seven GNR 1pp circulars. Various subjects including lamps & feet warmers, signal & disc lamps etc. Dated 1881 - 1914. Some laid on paper, faults to some. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 3021.
Lot 55 General Books 2: Eight LNWR 1pp notices or circulars. Various subjects including South Stafford branch, cleaning and repairing lamps etc. Dated 1875 - 1886. All laid on paper, faults to some. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4812.
Lot 56 General Books 2: Twenty two GWR signalling notices. Mostly 1 - 2pp type for various locations. Dated late 1930s - early 1940s. Condition varies. (22) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 384.
Lot 57 General Books 2: GWR plan of the tip coal stage at Exeter. Coloured, 36" x 30", linen backed, dated 1894. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 384.
Lot 58 General Books 2: GWR handwritten record of hours of duty and mileage of enginemen on passenger working. Three large sized pages covering various locations. Dated March 1867. - This item was not sold.
Lot 59 General Books 2: GWR hardback book "List of Collieries on or Connected with the GWR". Brown clothbound covers with title in gold on front, 78pp plus fold out maps, dated 1924. Cover wear. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 552.
Lot 60 General Books 2: LMS hanging calendar. Four pages on card backing, each showing dates from three months of 1925 and with colour illustration of company posters Carlisle (Greiffenhagen), British Industries - Steel (Richard Jack), Conway (David Murray), Grangemouth Docks (Norman Wilkinson). VGC. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1204.