Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 10 June 2016

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Lot 141 Share Certificates: GOLDEN VALLEY RAILWAY share certificate for one £10 share dated 1878. Ornate scrolled title, side embellishment with engraving of old loco, orange coloured print, embossed seal, not cancelled. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 7960.

Lot 142 Share Certificates: RUGBY, DERBY & MANCHESTER RAILWAY share certificates for 5 shares (green print) and 20 shares (black print), both dated 1845. Top r/h corners removed in cancellation affecting titles. Folds. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1496.

Lot 143 Share Certificates: LONDON, CHATHAM & DOVER RAILWAY share certificate for one £10 'preferred share B' dated 1864. Ornate scrolled title, embossed seal, not cancelled, VGC. Plus four dividend warrants dated 1882-1897. (5) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1496.

Lot 144 Share Certificates: GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY share certificate for one £25 share dated 1846. Ornate title, company crest top centre, printed on lilac paper, embossed seal, not cancelled, minor folds. Plus four GNR headed letters from King's Cross Station dated 1907 concerning property surveys. (5) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1496.

Lot 145 Share Certificates: WATERFORD, DUNGARVAN AND LISMORE RAILWAY share certificate for one 'guaranteed preferred' £10 share dated 1878. Ornate scrolled title with large side embellishment, embossed seal, lilac print. - This item was not sold.

Lot 146 Share Certificates: STATE OF BAHIA SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY COMPANY deferred interest voucher No.2 dated May 1934. Ornate design with red underprint. Double sided with English on front and French on reverse. VGC. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1496.

Lot 147 Share Certificates: SAN PAULO BRAZILIAN RAILWAY share certificate for one £20 share dated 1860. Ornate scrolled title, company crest near centre, embossed seal, not cancelled. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1496.

Lot 148 Share Certificates: CUNARD STEAM-SHIP COMPANY large format stock certificate for £40 of mortgage debenture stock dated 1918. Ornate scrolled title, embossed seal, not cancelled, folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1496.

Lot 149 Share Certificates: NORFOLK ESTUARY COMPANY share certificate for one £50 share dated 1847. Ornate title, embossed seal, not cancelled. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 3752.

Lot 150 Share Certificates: BALIHARI COLLIERY COMPANY (Calcutta) share certificate for three 1000 Rupee shares dated 1959. Ornate title, stamped seal, two Indian revenue stamps attached, not cancelled. - This item was not sold.

Lot 151 Early Paperwork: SOUTH MIDLANDS UNION RAILWAY pre printed letter re parliamentary voting on the bill to authorize the undertaking that eventually became the Somerset & Dorset Railway. Dated 1853. Marking around edges where removed from frame. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 152 Early Paperwork: GATESHEAD OBSERVER 11" x 16" letterpress poster advertising the Opening of The Newcastle & Carlisle Railway and the issuing of a "Railway Companion" with the paper. Printed on green paper, dated June 1838. Small loss to bottom r/h corner not affecting text. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1250.

Lot 153 Early Paperwork: DARTMOUTH RAILWAY COMPANY large size prospectus. 4pp, dated 1853. Opens to show map of proposed line. Fragile, fold tears, faults and staining. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 3992.

Lot 154 Early Paperwork: SOUTH YORKSHIRE RAILWAY AND RIVER DUN COMPANY mortgage transfer certificate dated 1870. - This item was not sold.

Lot 155 Early Paperwork: GRAND JUNCTION, GREAT WESTERN AND SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY JUNCTION COMPANY banker's receipt for share deposit dated 1845. Blue print, unissued, counterfoil attached. - This item was not sold.

Lot 156 Early Paperwork: CONTRACT between the Manchester and Leeds Railway and the Oldham District Railways Company re cooperation in obtaining an act of parliament for the construction of the Oldham District Railway. Large document on vellum, dated 1845. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1196.

Lot 157 Early Paperwork: LYNTON AND BARNSTAPLE RAILWAY "Engine Driver's Report" form. Duly completed for the 2.30pm down train from Barnstaple and the 6.45pm up train from Lynton on September 14th 1901. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 3451.

Lot 158 Early Paperwork: MEMORANDUM of the agreement between the LNWR and the GWR to allow the GWR to run over LNWR lines into Manchester. 6pp in cloth covers, dated November 1858. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4812.

Lot 159 Early Paperwork: ARTICLES OF AGREEMENT between the Newport Abergavenny and Hereford Railway and the Sirhowy Tramroad Company for a branch line and junction. Four handwritten pages and attached red seals. Dated 1859. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3752.

Lot 160 Early Paperwork: NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY. Two printed agreement documents, each foolscap sized on blue paper, between the NER and local businesses re cab stands at Central Station, Newcastle dated 1907 (4pp) and carriage of newspaper parcels from Newcastle dated 1904 (6pp). Plus tenancy agreement for land in Hull dated 1906, 4pp with map. (3) - This item was not sold.

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