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Sale 207P, Closing Date: 11 March 2016
SRA Postal Auction: Early Paperwork
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Lot 177 EAST COAST RAILWAYS fully headed letter paper for use on the dining car express between England and Scotland. Coloured garter style coat of arms at top. Not used, VGC. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1053
Lot 178 PEMBROKE & TENBY RAILWAY 1pp notice "Opening of the Extension Line to (Hobbs' Point) Milford Haven". Dated March 1873. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 2379
Lot 179 CENTRAL HERTFORDSHIRE RAILWAY "Book of Reference to Plans". Foolscap sized 52pp book dated November 1890. Lists all the properties affected by the building of the railway. Minor wear to top of spine. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 3021
Lot 180 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY contract with HM Postmaster General for the acceleration of Scotch mail traffic. Foolscap sized, 10pp dated November 1895. - This item was not sold.
Lot 181 LEASE between the Duke of Hamilton and the Monkland Railway Company re dues upon traffic passing along the Slamannan and Borrowstounness Railway. Large size, four handwritten pages, dated 1863. - This item was not sold.
Lot 182 GREAT NORTHERN HOTEL Peterborough fully headed letter. Dated 190x with title crossed through. Plus 4pp of season ticket conditions and prices dated 1885 and 1907. (3) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 7961
Lot 183 BLACKBURN, DARWEN AND BOLTON RAILWAY share call of £3 per share on 10 shares. Smaller size, dated 1846. - This item was not sold.
Lot 184 EDEN VALLEY RAILWAY share call receipt for £10 dated 1859. Ornate title, blue paper, Victorian revenue stamp attached. - This item was not sold.
Lot 185 SEVERN AND WYE RAILWAY "Contract for New Works 1870". Foolscap sized, 18pp detailing works and costs. Folded, marked at folds. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 356
Lot 186 CORNWALL RAILWAY "Table of Gradients". Foolscap sized, 4 handwritten pages, undated. - This item was not sold.
Lot 187 NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE AND CARLISLE RAILWAY notice of AGM dated March 1840. 4pp including list of eligible shareholders. - Sold for £160 to bidder number 4812
Lot 188 WILTS, SOMERSET AND WEYMOUTH RAILWAY "Schedule of Claim". 4pp foolscap sized form detailing property at Melcombe Regis. Dated 1848. - This item was not sold.
Lot 189 OXFORD WORCESTER & WOLVERHAMPTON RAILWAY contract for work at Evesham. 55pp plus added notes and annotations. Dated January 1848. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4667
Lot 190 AGREEMENT for the joint use of the principal station of the South Devon Railway at Plymouth by the South Devon and Cornwall Railway companies. Large size, 9pp on blue paper, dated April 1855. - This item was not sold.
Lot 191 HANDWRITTEN legal document for the case between the GWR and contractors re money paid to the contractors and work not being completed. 7 large sized pages, dated 1837. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 7695
Lot 192 GNR share transfer certificate for 100 shares dated 1847. Foolscap sized, part pre printed, small tape repairs to edge tears. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 7961
Lot 193 SOUTH EASTERN AND CHATHAM RAILWAY. 27 milk traffic consignment documents dated 1909 plus 5 SR unissued reduced rate season ticket application forms. (32) - This item was not sold.
Lot 194 NBR director's report and statement of accounts for the five months ending December 1912. Large size, 8pp, folded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 195 NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY. 20 items of paperwork dated 1845 - 1865 including printed notices, share calls etc. (20) - This item was not sold.
Lot 196 MARYPORT AND CARLISLE RAILWAY. 11 documents dated 1862 to 1881 including contracts and agreements (three in manuscript), headed letters, dividend warrants and notices, etc. (11) - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1929
Lot 197 GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY (IRELAND). 66 items of paperwork, headed letters, receipts, waybills, etc dated 1901-1927. (66) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 2338
Lot 198 MITCHELSTOWN & FERMOY RAILWAY. Two printed notices for General Meeting dated March 1900 and for Adjourned General Meeting dated April 1900. (2) - This item was not sold.
Lot 199 GEO INSOLE & SON certificate for the shipment of 1932 tons of Cymmer large steam coal from Cardiff in May 1937. Red print, ornate border and title. - This item was not sold.
Lot 200 EVANS & REID COAL CO LTD certificate for the shipment of 1428 tons of Partridge Jones's Black Vein large steam coal from Cardiff in May 1937. Large sized, green print, folded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 201 OCEAN MERTHYR STEAM COAL certificate for the shipment of 2659 tons of Ocean Merthyr large steam coal from Cardiff in January 1938. Ornate border and title. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 829
Lot 202 FERNDALE SMOKELESS STEAM COAL certificate for the shipment of 2502 tons of Ferndale large steam coal from Cardiff in April 1937. Green print, ornate border and title. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 829
Lot 203 NORTH'S NAVIGATION COLLIERIES (1889) certificate for the shipment of 4342 tons of large steam coal from Cardiff in June 1937. Pink coloured ornate border. - This item was not sold.
Lot 204 CORY BROTHERS & CO LTD certificate for the shipment of 1347 tons of Cory's steam coal from Cardiff in June 1937. Large sized, ornate border, folded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 205 UNITED NATIONAL COLLIERIES LIMITED certificate for the shipment of 111 tons of Risca small steam coal from Cardiff in November 1937. Pink paper, ornate title and border with coat of arms in centre. Folded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 206 POWELL DUFFRYN ASSOCIATED COLLIERIES LIMITED certificate for the shipment of 4801 tons of Ferndale large steam coal from Barry in July 1937. Large sized, ornate border and with illustrations of colliery and ship. Folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 829
Total number of Lots in Early Paperwork: 30.
The minimum bid value is shown after each item's description.