Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 11 December 2015

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Lot 421 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY Miller's Official Tourist Guide for 1901. Part leather bound hardback covers with coat of arms in gold on front, 160pp plus fold out maps. Spine poor causing loose front cover. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 3230.

Lot 422 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: L&YR 16pp leaflet "Electrification of Line - Manchester to Bury via Prestwich". Lilac and brown artwork covers, dated 1916. Very worn. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4736.

Lot 423 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: L&YR 4pp programme for the unveiling ceremony of the war memorial at Horwich L&YR loco works, August 27th 1921. Restored into new card covers maintaining the original front and back covers. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1133.

Lot 424 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: VOLK'S ELECTRIC RAILWAY 8pp leaflet advertising the line. Photo illustrated covers, 7th edition circa 1890s. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 2997.

Lot 425 Official Publications GWR: 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 Official Publications GWR: 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 Official Publications GWR: 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 Official Publications GWR: 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 Official Publications GWR: 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 Official Publications GWR: 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 Official Publications GWR: 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 Official Publications GWR: 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 Official Publications GWR: 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 Official Publications GWR: 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.

Lot 435 Official Publications LMS: LMS publication "Camping in England, Wales & Ireland". Brown print on green paper with cover illustration of camping scene, 48pp dated 1938. Wear to covers. - This item was not sold.

Lot 436 Official Publications LMS: LMS 74pp guide book produced for the French market "Voyages en Grande Bretagne". Coloured pictorial covers showing dancing Scotsmen. Fold out map, text in French, circa 1930s. Covers worn and creased, centre pages and map detached. - This item was not sold.

Lot 437 Official Publications LMS: LMS guide book "The English Lakes". Coloured pictorial covers by "NW" showing lake scene. 80pp plus fold out map, circa 1920s. Some damp staining to top edge of last few pages. - This item was not sold.

Lot 438 Official Publications LNER: LNER publicity booklet "Holiday Guide to North East England" published as No.3 in the Holiday Guide series. Coloured covers by Tom Purvis showing girl with binoculars, 32pp fully illustrated guide, dated 1935. Rusty staples. - This item was not sold.

Lot 439 Official Publications LNER: LNER publicity booklet "Holiday Guide to Eastern Counties" published as No.2 in the Holiday Guide series. Coloured covers by Tom Purvis showing girl in bathing cap, 56pp fully illustrated guide, dated 1935. Rusty staples. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 979.

Lot 440 Official Publications LNER: LNER published booklet for the French market "L'Angleterre et L'Ecosse". 24pp plus fold out map, yellow coloured illustrated covers showing cathedral front. Dated 1933, text in French. Covers dusty. - This item was not sold.

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