Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 212P, Closing Date: 10 June 2016

SRA Postal Auction: Posters Pictorial

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Lot 794 GWR q/r coloured system map with company roundel type logo. Undated, rolled, good condition. - Sold for £150 to bidder number 4995

Lot 795 BTC q/r coloured pictorial poster "Progress" showing Cuneo view of the building of "Warship" class diesel loco at Swindon Works. Circa 1960. Small holes and tears top r/h corner. - This item was not sold.

Lot 796 BTC q/r poster map "London & Suburbs Main Line Railways". Coloured map showing LT and BR lines around the capital. Dated 1956. Creasing to top edge. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 7578

Lot 797 GREAT WESTERN ROYAL HOTEL d/r pictorial poster showing photo views of outside and inside of the hotel. Yellow and black print with B&W photos. Circa 1940s. Folded and a little creased. - This item was not sold.

Lot 798 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE d/r coloured pictorial wartime information poster "Look Out for the Platform. Before alighting in the Blackout etc" with Pat Keely illustration. Dated 1941. Laid on paper, very grubby/worn. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 2780

Lot 799 SOUTHERN RAILWAY 30" x 20" photo pictorial poster "Chessington Zoo and Circus" showing photo of lioness and cubs. Text details bus connections with Surbiton and Epsom. Circa 1938. Folded. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 851

Lot 800 BR(E) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Follow the Sun to Cleethorpes" showing view of bathers. Circa late 1950s. Rolled, minor edge creasing. - Sold for £140 to bidder number 3538

Lot 801 BR(S) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Enjoy a Country Afternoon Cheap Ticket" showing cartoon type view of fisherman. Circa 1950s. Small edge tears and creasing. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848

Lot 802 BR(M) d/r photographic and artwork poster "Sunny Rhyl for family resort" showing Studio Seven views of family and seaside. Circa 1956. Folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848

Lot 803 BR(W) d/r photographic poster "Weston-super-Mare in Sunny Somerset" showing view of woman bathers. Circa 1961. - Sold for £160 to bidder number 458

Lot 804 BR d/r coloured pictorial poster "Automatic Level Crossing Half Barriers" showing view of level crossing with space below to write in the location of the new crossing. Dated 1967. Minor marks. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848

Lot 805 BR(W) d/r pictorial poster "Giant Strides on the London - South Wales Route this Winter". Artwork by Wolstenholme of "Western" class loco and train, dated 1963. Rolled. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 7119

Lot 806 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Make the most of this Indian Summer" showing Wolstenholme view of King George V loco and train. Circa 1950s. A little creased but generally OK. - Sold for £180 to bidder number 3231

Lot 807 BR(W) d/r poster "Now 3 Pullman Diesel Services on the Western Region" with service details of South Wales, Bristol and Birmingham Pullman services. Colour photo of train. Dated 1961. Rolled, VGC. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 7119

Lot 808 BTC d/r system map of Britain and Ireland. Coloured design, dated 1957. Rolled. - This item was not sold.

Lot 809 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "The Historic City of Bath" showing Lander illustration of the bronze head of Minerva. Circa 1962. Rolled, slight creasing. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 4848

Lot 810 BRB d/r coloured photographic poster advertising Railrover tickets showing scenic view and family boarding train. Dated 1963. Rolled. - This item was not sold.

Lot 811 BR(NE) d/r coloured pictorial poster "The Northumberland Coast" showing illustrations of various types of seabird. Dated 1961. Folded, creased, tape repairs on rear. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 2257

Lot 812 BRB d/r photographic poster "They've gone out for the day by British Railways. Why don't you?" showing photo of cat and suggestions for days out. Possibly 1963. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 813 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising "Day Excursion Bookings to Newport and Cardiff" from stations around Carmarthen, Swansea and Neath, etc. Coloured illustration at top showing tickets. Dated March 1961. Folded. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 287

Lot 814 BR(W) d/r coloured photographic poster "Wells Cathedral" showing view of building and river. Dated 1961. Edge tears and creasing. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 7119

Lot 815 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising "Special Cheap Day Tickets to Cardiff, Treherbert and Pontypridd" from local stations. Coloured illustration at top showing tickets. Dated February 1960. Folded. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 287

Lot 816 BR(W) d/r coloured photographic poster showing view of families on beach. Undated stock poster for overprinting with location details, probably around Torbay. Undated, rolled. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 817 BR(S) d/r coloured photographic and artwork poster "Arrive Earlier by Train on the Dorset Coast" showing artwork by Bromfield and Joseph McKeown photo of girl. Dated 1963. Folded, small fold tears. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 4848

Lot 818 BRB d/r photographic poster "That was a good day that was" showing photo of couple on pier and suggestions for days out. Possibly 1963. Plus BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster showing telephone dial and advertising quicker information service at Paddington station. Also similar information poster re keeping Paddington station tidy. Rolled. (3) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 819 BR(M) d/r coloured poster "Car Sleeper Service" advertising services from Sutton Coldfield to Stirling and Inverness with Studio Seven lilac and blue artwork showing car being loaded onto train. Folded, dated 1961. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4848

Lot 820 BR(M) d/r coloured poster "See Scotland in May. 6 day cruises by TSS Duke of Lancaster". Turquoise and black print by Studio Seven. Undated, rolled, large tear and tape repair top centre. - This item was not sold.

Lot 821 BR(M) d/r coloured poster advertising the Manxman train connecting with steamers to the IOM. Orange and green design showing times of northbound and southbound trains. Dated May 1963. Rolled. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2780

Lot 822 BR(M) d/r coloured poster advertising the Manxman train connecting with steamers to the IOM. Green coloured design showing times of northbound and southbound trains. Dated May 1965. Folded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 823 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising jobs on the railway and showing Studio Seven illustration of WCML electric loco and train. Rolled, large tear and tape repair top centre. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 2229

Lot 824 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising fares "Every Day to Paddington". Coloured silhouette type illustration of London at top. Circa early 1960s. Folded. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 353

Lot 825 BR(M) d/r pictorial poster "Fastest Times Ever" showing map of the region's main line services. Turquoise and maroon print, dated September 1962. - This item was not sold.

Lot 826 BR(M) d/r coloured poster "Car Sleeper Service" advertising services from Marylebone to Stirling and Glasgow with lilac and black artwork design. Rolled, dated 1963. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848

Lot 827 BR(W) d/r photographic poster advertising the exhibition and photographic display at Paddington station for the 125th anniversary of the station in 1979. Shows photos of the station in 1908 & 1978 and with details of special events on March 1st. Folded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 828 BR d/r coloured poster advertising the Royal Tournament at Earl's Court showing image of motorbike display team. Circa 1970. Folded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 829 BR(W) d/r coloured photographic poster "New Lines Bring New Roads" re the link with the Merehead Stone Terminal showing photos of operations. Dated November 1972. Folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 7119

Lot 830 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Modernisation...Stafford New Station" showing red, blue and black view of alterations to the station and local area in preparation for electrification. Circa early 1960s. Rolled. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4848

Lot 831 BR(S) d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising weekend cruises by SS Falaise to Havre etc. Illustration of ship at sea at top. Dated 1949. Folded, weak and torn at folds. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 353

Lot 832 BR(E) d/r pictorial poster with artwork by Blake showing class 40 loco and train at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. Dated 1959. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 7119

Lot 833 BR d/r photographic poster "...but British Rail is Travelling" showing B&W photo of queuing cars. Circa 1970. Folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 851

Lot 834 BR(M) d/r photo illustrated poster advertising the Condor freight service between Birmingham and Glasgow. Shows photo illustration of class 24 loco and train at speed. Circa 1962. Rolled. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 7119

Lot 835 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Continental Car Sleeper Service Manchester - Boulogne via Dover" showing Studio Seven magenta, black and blue view of car and carriage. Circa 1959. Folded, slight creasing. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4848

Lot 836 BR(M) d/r photographic artwork poster advertising careers on the railway showing various posts and totem design. Circa 1961. Rolled, edge creasing. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 7119

Lot 837 MACBRAYNE'S d/r pictorial map type poster "Western Highlands and Islands" showing map of the region by Nicolson. Undated, folded and worn. Plus Scotrail poster showing children's drawings of where to go over Christmas (creased and worn). (2) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4848

Lot 838 LONDON TRANSPORT (possibly) 24" x 16" photo illustrated poster "The End of Steam" detailing the end of steam on LT passenger trains between Aylesbury and Rickmansworth. Photo illustration of 42279 at top. Circa 1961. Folded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 839 BR photographic poster "New Pullman Services" showing coloured photo illustrations of inside and outside of the units. Dated September 1960. In several sections for use on large advertising billboards. Large tears to many sections. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 7119

Lot 840 PAKISTAN RAILWAYS d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising the tomb of the mystic poet at Bhitshah showing artwork and photographic views. Circa 1970s. Folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 907

Lot 841 PAKISTAN RAILWAYS d/r coloured photographic poster "Karachi" showing views of the coast and fishing boats. Circa 1970s. Folded. - This item was not sold.

Total number of Lots in Posters Pictorial: 48.

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