Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 11 March 2016

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Lot 401 Menus: LMS HOTEL SERVICES 1st class Royal Scot luncheon menu. 1pp thin card, blue print with logo at top. Dated 3rd February 1930. VGC. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 402 Menus: MOORGATE STATION restaurant and grill room menu. 4pp thin card, large size, dated February 1936. Creased and annotated. - This item was not sold.

Lot 403 Menus: BR named train menu and wine list from The Flying Scotsman. 4pp thin card with grey and blue coloured cover design, opening to showing wine list and luncheon menu with map of route on rear. Annotated on front to show date September 12th 1952. Vertical fold. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 692.

Lot 404 Menus: BR named train wine list from the Mid-day Scot. 4pp laminated card with grey, red and black illustrated cover showing rampant lion. Print date November 1962. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2780.

Lot 405 Menus: BR named train wine list from The Shamrock. 4pp laminated card with green, blue and black illustrated cover. Print date September 1960. Small stain to list. Plus 1pp thin card dinner menu from the same train. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 692.

Lot 406 Menus: BR named train wine list from The Talisman. 4pp thin card with red illustrated cover and with route map on rear. Circa 1950s. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 692.

Lot 407 Menus: BR named train wine list from The Mayflower. 4pp laminated card with lilac, brown and black illustrated cover showing Pilgrim Fathers and ship. Print date November 1962. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 692.

Lot 408 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: GNR, NER AND NBR colour brochure "East Coast Route - Shortest and Most popular Route". Colour pictorial paperback covers showing views of London and Forth Bridge. 16pp plus fold out map, circa 1900s. Good condition. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 819.

Lot 409 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: NER guide book "Summer Resorts - Wensleydale and Swaledale". Coloured pictorial covers show company coat of arms and waterfall, 48pp plus fold out map, dated May 1896. Small rust stain on cover otherwise OK. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1600.

Lot 410 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: METROPOLITAN RAILWAY 4pp glossy leaflet "Metro Super-Electric Locomotive". Blue print with photo illustration of electric loco and train. Circa 1920s. - This item was not sold.

Lot 411 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: METROPOLITAN RAILWAY 8pp pocket sized glossy leaflet "Railway Electrification". Cover illustration showing cutaway drawing of electric loco. Circa 1920s. - This item was not sold.

Lot 412 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: GER published booklet "Epping Forest" by F.H.Headley. Illustrated card covers showing "The Verderers Path", 63pp guide to the area with notes on the flora and fauna, complete with fold out maps. Dated 1922. Covers worn and fragile, spine taped. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3068.

Lot 413 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: APPROX 11 LNWR and 1 L&YR postcard checklists listing the postcard sets issued by the companies. No apparent duplication. (12) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1143.

Lot 414 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: LNWR pocket sized booklet "Past and Present". Blue paperback covers with coat of arms on front, 32pp detailing the postcard sets available from the company. Illustrated, dated May 1908. Covers very poor and detached. - This item was not sold.

Lot 415 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: LNWR publication "Places of Interest on the LNWR reproduced from the LNW postcards". Coloured pictorial paperback covers showing street scene, 48pp of coloured views and fold out map, dated 1909. Slight wear to covers. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 819.

Lot 416 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: LNWR official publication "The LNWR From 1830 to The Present Time". 48pp of illustrations of official LNWR postcards. Coloured pictorial paperback covers, 49pp published 1908. Slight cover wear. - This item was not sold.

Lot 417 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: LIVERPOOL OVERHEAD RAILWAY guide book. Landscape format, green paperback covers with blue photo illustration on front. 12pp with centre-page fold-out map of the line and features en-route. Issued circa late 1930s. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4489.

Lot 418 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: BASS, RATCLIFFE & GRETTON programme and guide for the company excursion from Burton on Trent to Great Yarmouth. Illustrated covers, 40pp plus fold out train arrangements, dated July 1913. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1133.

Lot 419 Official Publications GWR: GWR guide book "Great Western Railway of England Royal Oxford and Shakespeare Route". Illustrated covers showing views of Shakespeare's Birthplace and Anne Hathaway's Cottage, 50pp dated 1904. Produced for American visitors. Good condition. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1338.

Lot 420 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "Haunts and Hints for Anglers - Sea Angling" 100pp plus plates and fold-out map, published 1925. Bound into red, clothbound hardback covers, ex Canadian Pacific RMS Empress of France with name in gold on front. Some wear, marking to covers. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1338.

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