Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 11 March 2016

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Lot 41 General Books 2: RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE: OFFICIAL HANDBOOK OF RAILWAY STATIONS dated 1938. 654pp, red hardback covers, some restoration and cover wear. Plus similar 1925 issue. 715pp, green hardback covers, spine very poor, covers worn. (2) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4739.

Lot 42 General Books 2: CASSELL'S official guide to the SE&CR. Red clothbound hardback covers showing coat of arms. 430pp plus adverts and many fold-out maps, 10th edition dated 1912. Covers worn and stained. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4738.

Lot 43 General Books 2: BEMROSE & SONS published "LC&DR Panoramic Guide". Foolscap sized, 32pp "Along the Line" type guide with fold-out map. Circa 1875. Disbound, no covers. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 421.

Lot 44 General Books 2: WILLIAMS C. Five paperback register and supplements re LNWR engines, compiled and published by C.Williams. Dated 1912 - 1924. Covers missing from one. (5) - Sold for £5 to bidder number 1154.

Lot 45 General Books 2: SECR royal train notice No.81 for a train from Victoria to Folkestone Pier for the Queen of Roumania on March 29th 1919. 8pp printed on pink paper. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1950.

Lot 46 General Books 2: BRIGHTON AND SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY COMPANIES JOINT COMMITTEE Croydon & Oxted Line large ledger type "Cash Book". 180 unused pages with first 10 pages removed. Leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front. Wear to spine. - This item was not sold.

Lot 47 General Books 2: GER booklet "Lowestoft Harbour and Fish Markets - general bye-laws and regulations". 29pp plus fold out map in leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front. Dated 1915. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 621.

Lot 48 General Books 2: 9 copies of the GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY MAGAZINE issued between January and November 1912. Mostly good condition. (9) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4734.

Lot 49 General Books 2: GER "Special Order No.R1 - Regulations for Train Signalling and Block Telegraph". 22pp dated October 1876. Spine taped. - Sold for £210 to bidder number 7938.

Lot 50 General Books 2: WIRRAL RAILWAYS COMMITTEE specification of works, schedule of prices and form of tender for works between Bidston and Hawarden Bridge. 44pp, duly completed and dated 1892. Complete with the signed agreement on vellum between the railway and contractor for the work involved. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 4283.

Lot 51 General Books 2: LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY Loco Superintendent's Office "Illustrated List of Weights of Bogie Tank Engine. 40 built by Dubs & Co. Glasgow Locomotive Works". Foolscap sized, hardback, part leather bound with title in gold on front. Approx 20pp of lists and illustrations of parts of locomotive Nos. 23, 150, 151, etc. Dated 1883. Covers rubbed. - Sold for £180 to bidder number 3937.

Lot 52 General Books 2: LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY Loco Superintendent's Office "Illustrated List of Weights of Bogie Passenger Engine & Tender. 20 built by Vulcan Foundry Company Limited". Foolscap sized, hardback, part leather bound with title in gold on front. Approx 30 pages of lists and illustrations of the many parts of locomotive Nos. 1140 to 1159. Dated 1886. Covers rubbed. - Sold for £180 to bidder number 3937.

Lot 53 General Books 2: LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY Loco Superintendent's Office "Illustrated List of Weights of Goods Engine & Tender. 30 built by Beyer Peacock & Co". Foolscap sized, hardback, part leather bound with title in gold on front. Approx 20 pages of lists and illustrations of the many parts of locomotive Nos. 948 to 977. Dated 1887. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 7966.

Lot 54 General Books 2: LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY Chief Mechanical Engineer's Office "Illustrated List of Weights of Goods Engine & Tender. 20 built by Vulcan Foundry Company Limited". Foolscap sized, hardback, part leather bound with title in gold on front. Approx 30 pages of lists and illustrations of the many parts of locomotive Nos. 928 to 947. Dated 1887. Covers rubbed. - Sold for £180 to bidder number 3937.

Lot 55 General Books 2: NBR 10" x 4" diagram showing the configuration of bogie invalid saloon No.461. Annotated, pin holes in corner. Plus NBR circular No.J2-1917 re various subjects including foot warmers. 5pp dated October 1917. (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 56 General Books 2: LNWR foolscap sized ledger "Steel Road Diagrams 1888" containing 180+ pages of line diagrams showing the steel rail type and year of manufacture. Covers worn, some restoration. - Sold for £180 to bidder number 1426.

Lot 57 General Books 2: Ten GCR Manchester District Special Traffic Arrangements and Engineering Works notices. Each 14 - 44pp dated 1908 - 1913. (10) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 7308.

Lot 58 General Books 2: GNR Secretary's Office ledger type part leather bound hardback book "Letters Inwards No.63 January to June 1881". 300+ pages with hand written details of letters sent to the company, addressee, subject, etc. Covers rubbed. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 7961.

Lot 59 General Books 2: GNR. Small quantity of circulars and memos, some relating to the Stevenage - Knebworth. Dated 1890s - 1910s. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 7961.

Lot 60 General Books 2: MIDLAND RAILWAY "Instructions re Engine Head Lamps and Regulations for Train Signalling by Block Telegraph System". 14pp dated August 1891. Covers very poor and taped along spine and edges. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 271.

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