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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 11 March 2016
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Lot 161 Share Certificates: LNWR share certificate for one £12-10/- share dated 1853, l/h corner removed with seal as cancellation. Plus LNWR coloured folded-out map with train timetable for express trains from Euston. Coloured cover showing street scene and the Euston Station doric arch. Dated 1902. (2) - This item was not sold.
Lot 162 Share Certificates: RUGBY, DERBY & MANCHESTER RAILWAY share certificates for 5 shares (green print) and 20 shares (black print), both dated 1845. Top l/h corners removed in cancellation affecting titles. Folds. (2) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 7960.
Lot 163 Share Certificates: NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY share certificate for £50 'A' Cumulative Preference Stock dated 1959. Ornate title incorporating engraving of company loco, blue print, embossed seal, not cancelled, folded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 164 Share Certificates: POWELL DUFFRYN LIMITED share certificate for 200 10/- shares dated 1957. Large size, ornate border, embossed seal, not cancelled, folded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 165 Share Certificates: GER two part, large sized script certificate for 1884 preference stock, 1st and 2nd issue each for £6. 2nd issue in blue print. Folded. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 621.
Lot 166 Share Certificates: DUBLIN & WICKLOW RAILWAY share certificate for one share dated 1853. Ornate scrolled title, attached green embossed seal, company crest top centre plus ornate borders and side embellishment, not cancelled, some folds. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 668.
Lot 167 Share Certificates: BIRMINGHAM GENERAL OMNIBUS COMPANY share certificate for 20 shares. Larger size, ornate title with device down l/h side, embossed seal, dated 1897. Folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 757.
Lot 168 Share Certificates: DUNDEE, PERTH AND LONDON SHIPPING share certificate for five £10 shares dated 1890. Ornate scrolled title, red print, embossed seal, not cancelled, folded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 169 Share Certificates: GREAT EASTERN TRAIN FERRIES share certificate for 375 sixteen shillings and eight pence shares dated 1933. Ornate title printed in blue, embossed seal, not cancelled, folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 668.
Lot 170 Share Certificates: SUNDERLAND DOCK COMPANY share certificate dated 1846. Ornate title, attached embossed seal, not cancelled. Plus Rover Company share certificate dated 1965 and a small quantity of early railway company paperwork with examples from MS&LR, LBSCR, B&ER, MSJ&AR. (9) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 668.
Lot 171 Share Certificates: BRITISH & COMMONWEALTH SHIPPING COMPANY share certificate for 40 ten shilling stock units dated 1970. Ornate coloured borders incorporating flags, anchors and company crest. Stamp cancellation. - This item was not sold.
Lot 172 Share Certificates: AMERICAN RAILROADS share certificates. New York Central and Hudson River Railroad Co (Michigan Central Collateral), Indiana Coal & Railway Company (first mortgage bond), Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St.Louis Railway, Pennsylvania New York Central Transportation Company. Mostly large ornate type, some with punch cancellations. (4) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 757.
Lot 173 Share Certificates: HOWRAH-AMTA LIGHT RAILWAY (India) large format unissued share certificate for 100 Rupee Preference Shares dated 19xx. Ornate scrolled title with side and corner embellishments, brown print on buff underprint, not cancelled. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 384.
Lot 174 Share Certificates: KALIGHAT-FALTA RAILWAY (India) share certificate for ten ordinary shares dated 1915. Ornate title and border, red and black print on buff underprint, stamped company seal, neat stamp cancellation. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 907.
Lot 175 Share Certificates: BARASET-BASIRHAT LIGHT RAILWAY (India) large format issued debenture certificate for 1000 Rupees dated 1921. Ornate scrolled borders, embossed seal with old loco, four overstamps concerning interest payments and trust deeds. Folded. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 907.
Lot 176 Share Certificates: MONFERRATO RAILWAYS mortgage debenture bond for £100 dated 1887. Embossed seal and revenue stamp, punch cancellations over signatures. - This item was not sold.
Lot 177 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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 Early Paperwork: 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.