Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 207P, Closing Date: 11 March 2016

SRA Postal Auction: Small Paperwork

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Lot 483 EASTERN UNION & IPSWICH & BURY ST.EDMUNDS RAILWAYS rule book. Clothbound card covers, 76pp, circa 1840. Staining and wear to covers. - Sold for £100 to bidder number 911

Lot 484 GLASGOW, PAISLEY, KILMARNOCK AND AYR RAILWAY rule book. Clothbound hardback covers, 60+pp dated 1841. Good condition for age. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 988

Lot 485 NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY rule book dated March 1848. 381pp, leather bound covers with coat of arms in gold on front. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 657

Lot 486 NBR rule book. Clothbound hardback covers with coat of arms in gold on front, 171pp dated 1898. Good condition. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2617

Lot 487 GNR rule book type publication "Boundaries of the Various Goods Canvassing Districts". Blue clothbound covers, 23pp dated March 1906. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 7961

Lot 488 NER Telegraph Rules & Regulations book. Brown covers with title in gold on front. 21pp, dated 1879. Bindings loose. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1183

Lot 489 L&YR Central Electrified Lines rule book "Instructions for Staff". Leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front, 110pp dated February 1919. Covers rubbed, front nearly detached. - This item was not sold.

Lot 490 GER 1899 reprint of the London & Blackwall Railway 1849 rule book. 42pp, leather bound card covers detached, otherwise good condition. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 988

Lot 491 SHROPSHIRE & MONTGOMERYSHIRE LIGHT RAILWAY "Working Instructions". Rule book type hardback book, 94pp plus diagrams, circa 1956. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4667

Lot 492 MIDLAND RAILWAY rule book type publication "Locomotive Firing Instructions" dated October 1904. Clothbound covers with title blind stamped into cover. 35pp plus fold out coloured diagram. Covers rubbed. - This item was not sold.

Lot 493 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY COMPANION. Pocket sized, brown clothbound covers with title on label on front. 56pp, dated November 1845. Very worn and with faults, covers detached. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1644

Lot 494 ROBINSON'S "Railway Time & Fare Tables and Railway Directory". Pocket sized, green clothbound hardback covers, 90pp plus fold out map. Dated 1841. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1644

Lot 495 CORNISH'S "Stranger's Guide through Liverpool and Manchester with the Traveller's Companion on the Railroad'. Pocket sized, paperback, 108pp plus fold out map. Circa 1830s. Map poor and taped, covers missing. - This item was not sold.

Lot 496 LONDON UNDERGROUND RAILWAYS pocket sized booklet of dates of meetings and diary for 1915. Title and list of companies in gold on front. Sir Albert H Stanley's copy (managing director London Underground Railways) with many annotations. - This item was not sold.

Lot 497 LNWR & CALEDONIAN RAILWAY West Coast Route bookmark "2:00pm Scotch Corridor Express". Front shows photo of train, rear advert for travel to Scotland and the Highlands. Creasing to top and bottom edges. - This item was not sold.

Lot 498 LNER postcard sized double sided advertising card showing a plan of the grounds of the British Empire Exhibition 1924 highlighting the LNER exhibit, kiosk, exhibition station and Wembley Hill station. Reverse advertises non-stop trains from Marylebone to the grounds in 12 minutes. VGC. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 2058

Lot 499 FURNESS RAILWAY double-sided, postcard sized advert card for "George Romney's Early Home, Barrow in Furness" advertising tour No.20. Red print, dated August 1910. VGC. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1929

Lot 500 GWR telephone circuit card showing call list between Birmingham and Tipton Victoria Basin. Print date September 1943. - This item was not sold.

Lot 501 GWR thin card, 6" x 4" invitation card to admit one person to the uncovered enclosure in Approach Road at Paddington station for the funeral train of King George VI on 28th January 1936. Purple coloured print with purple edging and royal coat of arms at top. Two large creases. - This item was not sold.

Lot 502 THREE railway officials' business cards for officers of the LNER, GER and Underground railways. (3) - This item was not sold.

Lot 503 COTSWORTH M.B. rule book type hardback book "Railway Maximum Rates and Charges". Leather bound covers with title in gold on front, 180+pp dated 1898. Restoration to spine. - This item was not sold.

Lot 504 COCKERMOUTH KESWICK AND PENRITH RAILWAY 2pp thin card PTT. Dated January 1865. Minor creasing and wear. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 211

Lot 505 LOCALLY PUBLISHED "The Correct" rail timetable for the Whitehaven area. Pocket sized, salmon coloured paperback covers, 16pp dated September 1904. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1143

Lot 506 EVANS & SONS local area rail timetable for the Carnarvon area. Pocket sized, salmon coloured paperback covers, 64pp dated October 1896. - This item was not sold.

Lot 507 YORKSHIRE OBSERVER ABC railway & bus guide. Grey paperback covers, 120pp dated December 1955. - This item was not sold.

Lot 508 MURRAY'S Scottish Central area rail timetable and guide. Pocket sized, coloured pictorial covers showing view of Edinburgh, 40pp dated July 1878. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4738

Lot 509 ROYAL MAIL TPOs. 50 envelopes all with TPO stamp cancellations from several different routes, most dated in the 1970s. (50) - This item was not sold.

Total number of Lots in Small Paperwork: 27.

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