Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 11 December 2015

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Lot 61 General Books 2: LNER desk "blotter". Booklet style in leather bound hardback cover with scrolled design company initials in gold on front. Covers rubbed, remnants of label on front. - This item was not sold.

Lot 62 General Books 2: Three LNER and one NER passenger or freight traffic surveys for Malton station. Each large sized sheet duly completed detailing passenger fares or merchandise for 12 months ending 1912, 1936, 1937, 1939. (4) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1250.

Lot 63 General Books 2: LNER. File of correspondence relating to the withdrawal of Pullman supplement car from Hook of Holland Continental Train and substitution with a kitchen car. Dated 1936. - This item was not sold.

Lot 64 General Books 2: LNER staff instructions for the introduction of the Silver Jubilee train from Newcastle to King's Cross in September 1935. Several foolscap sized typescript pages detailing times, formation, seat reservations, etc. Plus headed letters from Dean & Dawson and Thomas Cook re tickets for the train. - Sold for £160 to bidder number 855.

Lot 65 General Books 2: LNER. File of correspondence relating to discussions between the LNER and the Pullman Car Company re the use of Pullman cars. Dated 1944 - 47. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1250.

Lot 66 General Books 2: LNER. Small quantity of documents relating to a proposed additional coach on the Silver Jubilee train. Mostly handwritten notes, seat reservation forms and diagram of the new coach. Dated 1937. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 855.

Lot 67 General Books 2: SR report type document "A Five Year Shipbuilding Plan". Card covers with company house flag on front, 29pp plus fold out charts and diagrams. Dated December 1944. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1098.

Lot 68 General Books 2: LMS file of paperwork re the transfer of coaches to NCC as replacements for those lost due to enemy action in 1942. 20+ letters and reports re costs, numbers, etc. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3107.

Lot 69 General Books 2: Small sized landscape format book "Engine Diagrams". 50+ diagrams of various pre grouping locos from several companies from the 1860s onwards. Unofficial issue with partially detached rear cover. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1972.

Lot 70 General Books 2: RAILWAY AND CANAL COMMISSION court papers for the case between the London Reform Union and the GNR & NLR etc re the cheap trains act. Foolscap sized, 60pp dated 1899. - This item was not sold.

Lot 71 General Books 2: HMSO published "Index to the Official Report of the Proceedings at the Hearing of Objections to the Revised Classifications and Schedules of Rates and Charges of the Various Railway companies". Foolscap sized, 373pp dated 1891. Covers very poor and detached, contents OK. - This item was not sold.

Lot 72 General Books 2: LNER Doncaster Works typescript type "Engine Repair" card for A4 class loco 4500 Sir Ronald Matthews. Shows details of various visits to the works between new in 1938 to 1945. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 2260.

Lot 73 General Books 2: LNER Doncaster Works typescript type "Engine Repair" card for A4 class loco 4900 Gannet. Shows details of various visits to the works between new in 1938 to 1946. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 74 General Books 2: LNER Doncaster Works "Engine Repair" card for A3 class loco 2551 Prince Palatine. Shows details of various visits to the works between new in 1924 and 1944. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 75 General Books 2: LNER Doncaster Works "Engine Repair" card for A3 class loco 2547 Doncaster. Shows details of various visits to the works between new in 1924 and 1945. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 76 General Books 2: LNER Doncaster Works typescript type "Engine Repair" card for A4 class loco 4463 Sparrow Hawk. Shows details of various visits to the works between new in 1937 to 1945. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 855.

Lot 77 General Books 2: BR "Engine History Card" card for A3 class loco 60037 Hyperion. Shows loco information and details of works visits between 1951 and 1963. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 78 General Books 2: BR Examination & Repair card for loco 46236 City of Bradford. Plus 12 smaller sized Repairs Required cards for the same loco. Most dated 1962. (13) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2780.

Lot 79 General Books 2: GWR guard's "Special or Excursion Passenger Journal" for an up Bertram Mills Circus special from Penzance to St.Austell on July 6th 1939. Duly completed to show timings and formation including vehicle and loco numbers. Plus four other forms for similar trains in 1939. (5) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 375.

Lot 80 General Books 2: GWR guard's "Special or Excursion Passenger Journal" for an up fruit special from Plymouth to Crewe on June 4th 1939. Duly completed to show timings and formation including vehicle and loco numbers. Plus five other forms for similar trains in 1939. (6) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 375.

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