Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 11 December 2015

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Lot 461 Official Publications LNER: LNER brochure "Northern Germany, Belgium and Holland via Grimsby". 12pp illustrated guide with blue and brown pictorial covers showing river scene and cathedral. Circa 1930s, Foxing to covers. Plus LNER guide books "Germany via Harwich" and "The Continent via Harwich" (poor). Also leaflet for German Railways 100th anniversary event at Nuremburg in 1935. (4) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 462 Official Publications LNER: LNER 36pp booklet "Educational Tours in Eastern Britain". Paperback, published 1935. - This item was not sold.

Lot 463 Official Publications LNER: LNER official publication "New Ways for British Holidays - East Anglia". Green and red covers showing map of country and East Anglia area. 40pp plus fold-out map, no timetable supplement. Dated 1935. Plus LNER Holiday Guide to North East England with colour illustrated covers showing York. Rusty staples and faults to covers, circa 1930s. (2) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2257.

Lot 464 Official Publications LNER: LNER official publication "New Ways for British Holidays - Durham and Northumberland". Green and red covers showing map of country and north east area. 32pp plus fold-out map and timetable supplement in front pocket. Dated 1935. Spine partially split otherwise OK. Plus LNER official publications including Rambles and Walking Tours booklets. Condition varies. (Qty) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2257.

Lot 465 Official Publications LNER: LNER booklet "Inclusive Holidays Embracing Rail Journey, Hotel Accommodation and Excursions in 1935". Pink and black paperback covers, 24pp, plus fold-out map. Plus handbill type leaflets for county cricket matches 1935 and weekly holiday season tickets April 1935. Last two items folded. (3) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 466 Official Publications LNER: LNER guide book "Isle of Skye via Mallaig". Black, purple and yellow pictorial covers showing bridge and loch by Pickin, 40pp plus fold out map. Undated. Plus similar "Holiday Guide to Scotland", 64pp with similar covers by Pickin. Rusty staples. (2) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 819.

Lot 467 Official Publications LNER: Four LNER official guide book type publications, all with multi coloured, striped, illustrated covers. Historic Places, Trossachs via Aberfoyle, Land of Scott and Border Abbeys, Clyde and Loch Lomond Sailings. All circa 1930s. (4) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2257.

Lot 468 Official Publications LNER: LNER booklet "Vacation Tours in England & Scotland". Coloured pictorial covers showing ruined abbey. 29pp, produced for the USA market, undated. Some staining to covers. Plus LNER publication "England & Scotland" by Dell Leigh with coloured pictorial covers showing army band on Stonegate, York, dated 1935. Creasing to covers. (2) - Sold for £5 to bidder number 820.

Lot 469 Official Publications LNER: LNER 8pp fold out information and timetable leaflet for Anvers - Harwich and Zeebrugge - Harwich night services. Red and black print, text in French, circa 1930s, annotated to show service alterations. - This item was not sold.

Lot 470 Official Publications LNER: Four LNER official publications in the "via Harwich" series. "Belgium and Luxemburg via Harwich", "Holland via Harwich", "Germany via Harwich", "Walcheren (Holland) via Harwich". All with woodcut type illustrated covers and dated 1935. (3) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 471 Official Publications LNER: LNER guide book "Rothbury and Coquetdale". Green card covers, 24pp, fully illustrated, circa early 1930s. Plus three LNER guide books in the "Rambles" series covering Epping Forest, Suffolk, Durham & Northumberland. (4) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2257.

Lot 472 Official Publications LNER: LNER Holiday Handbook. 500+pp "Holiday Haunts" type guide book. Coloured covers with arrows design, dated 1935. Cover wear and rusty staples. Plus LNER official publications including Weekly Holiday Season Tickets 1935, Great Britain How to See it, Map of the LNER and connections, Railway Museum York, Interesting Notes for Passengers 1935, etc. (Qty) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 234.

Lot 473 Official Publications LNER: LNER Holiday Handbook. 500+pp "Holiday Haunts" type guide book. Orange covers with several fold-out maps, issue No.3 circa early 1930s. Slight wear to covers. Plus LNER official publications including Summary of Facilities by Passenger Train 1935, On Either Side, Locomotives of the LNER, Looking at Britain, etc. Condition varies. (Qty) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 474 Official Publications LNER: LNER 24pp handbill type programme for the railway exhibition at Stratford Works, probably in May 1935. Blue print, dusty and with vertical fold. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1204.

Lot 475 Official Publications LNER: LNER & LMS joint publication "Scotland for The Holidays". Nice coloured pictorial covers, 48pp plus fold-out map. Dated 1938. Plus similar (with different pictorial cover) dated 1936. (2) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 7119.

Lot 476 Official Publications SR: 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 Official Publications SR: 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 Official Publications SR: 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 Official Publications SR: SR guide book "Normandy & Brittany". Coloured pictorial card covers, 140+pp dated 1924. Minor cover wear. - This item was not sold.

Lot 480 Official Publications SR: 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.

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