Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 207P, Closing Date: 11 March 2016

SRA Postal Auction: Manufacturer's Catalogues

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Lot 207 ROBERT STEPHENSON AND HAWTHORNS LTD catalogue of products. Illustrated card covers, 80pp circa early 1950s. Extremely poor condition, no spine, separation of sections. - This item was not sold.

Lot 208 MIDLAND RAILWAY Railway Gazette reprinted article "Electrification of the Heysham, Morecambe and Lancaster Lines". Large size, maroon paperback covers, 16pp, dated 1908. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4812

Lot 209 ANDREW BARCLAY SONS & CO LTD. Approx 29 8" x 6" B&W photographs of Andrew Barclay locomotives and views of the works. All appear to be official works photos. Condition varies. (29) - Sold for £85 to bidder number 246

Lot 210 YORKSHIRE ENGINE COMPANY instruction booklet for the 400hp diesel-electric shunting loco, 0-6-0 centre cab type. Red covers, 12pp, illustrated publication, dated 1956. - This item was not sold.

Lot 211 CLAYTON EQUIPMENT COMPANY hardback folder "Mechanical Parts Maintenance Instructions for BR 900HP twin engined type 1 Bo-Bo Diesel Electric Locomotives". 100+ pages of text and diagrams re class 17 locos. Circa early 1960s. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4431

Lot 212 WESTINGHOUSE BRAKE & SIGNALLING CO. published booklet "Resignalling Maryland to Gidea Park BR(E)". Illustrated paperback covers, 14pp plus fold-out diagram. Dated 1949. Spine taped. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1250

Lot 213 WESTINGHOUSE BRAKE & SIGNAL CO published booklet "Centenary of Signalling 1856 - 1956. John Saxby and his part in the Development of Interlocking and of the Signalling Industry". Illustrated card covers, 25pp, fully illustrated, published 1956. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4283

Lot 214 NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY Instruction Manual for the operation and maintenance of NBL-MAN diesel engines. Clothbound hardback folder with company diamond logo on front, 30+pp, circa late 1950s. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 432

Lot 215 NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY brochure for their diesel hydraulic locos with Voith-North British turbo transmissions. Coloured pictorial covers showing D600, 16pp fully illustrated guide to the loco type. Circa late 1950s. Slight wear to covers. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4431

Lot 216 NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY hardback folder "General Description and Operating Instruction Diesel Electric Main Line Locomotive Type 1 Volume 4". 100+ pages of text and diagrams re class 21 locos. Circa late 1950s. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4431

Lot 217 NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY descriptive pamphlet of exhibits at the international exhibition of railways and land transport at Buenos Ayres in 1910. 21pp, fully illustrated, large tear to one page. - This item was not sold.

Lot 218 METROPOLITAN VICKERS ELECTRICAL COMPANY published booklet "Electric Locomotive Equipment for the Manchester - Sheffield - Wath Line British Railways". Salmon coloured card covers, fully illustrated glossy publication re the EM1 and EM2 locos, 9pp plus fold out diagram, dated 1955. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 802

Lot 219 METROPOLITAN-VICKERS ELECTRICAL COMPANY published booklet "Diesel - Electric Ferry". Illustrated card covers showing ferry Royal Iris, 24pp photo illustrated guide to the ship and equipment used. Dated 1951. - This item was not sold.

Lot 220 ENGLISH ELECTRIC COMPANY official publication "Early Histories of some Companies of the English Electric Group". Card covers, 99pp, circa early 1960s. - Sold for £210 to bidder number 1581

Lot 221 ENGLISH ELECTRIC coloured glossy brochure "English Electric deliver their 2000th rail traction diesel engine for British Rail". Fully illustrated guide to the loco types using the company's engines. Published May 1965. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 657

Lot 222 HAWKER SIDDELEY published 8pp supplement to the company in-house magazine "Another First for Hawker Siddeley - The 4000hp Kestrel". Glossy, fully illustrated publication detailing the construction of the loco. Circa early 1960s. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 657

Lot 223 GEC TRACTION coloured pictorial brochure "150 Years in Traction". Coloured pictorial card covers show 4-PEP EMU 4001. 12pp fully illustrated guide to company products over the years. Circa early 1970s. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 657

Lot 224 HENSCHEL & SOHN brochure for steam locos built by the company. Photo illustrated covers, 16pp dated 1950. Staining to front cover. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 246

Total number of Lots in Manufacturer's Catalogues: 18.

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