Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 10 June 2016

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Lot 461 Official Publications LNER: LNER souvenir booklet for the opening of the new Fish Dock at the Port of Grimsby. Card covers, 36pp illustrated guide with fold-out map. Dated October 1934. Covers dusty. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 7308.

Lot 462 Official Publications LNER: LNER publication "London the Metropolis". Green, black and grey pictorial covers by Lindstrom show Christopher Wren and St.Paul's. 24pp guide book, circa 1930s. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 843.

Lot 463 Official Publications LNER: LNER official publication "England & Scotland" by Dell Leigh. Red, yellow and black coloured pictorial card covers show ruined abbey, 64pp plus fold-out map, dated 1936. Guide to the various areas of Britain served by the company. Minor cover wear. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 843.

Lot 464 Official Publications LNER: LNER Holiday Handbook. 500+pp "Holiday Haunts" type guide book. Coloured covers with arrows design, dated 1935. Cover wear and rusty staples. Plus LNER official publications including Weekly Holiday Season Tickets 1935, Great Britain How to See it, Map of the LNER and connections, Summary of Facilities by Passenger Train 1936. (5) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1192.

Lot 465 Official Publications LNER: LNER booklet "The Silver Jubilee - Britain's First Streamline Train". Blue, silver and black covers showing "Silver Link" loco. 16pp dated September 1936. Covers rubbed and very worn, evidence of damp staining. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4489.

Lot 466 Official Publications LNER: LNER booklet "The Coronation - The First Streamline Train King's Cross for Scotland". Coloured pictorial covers by Frank Newbould showing "Dominion of Canada". 12pp dated July 1937. Rusty staples. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4489.

Lot 467 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "Southern Schools" by SPB Mais. Coloured pictorial card covers showing school scene, 296pp plus fold out map. Guide to schools served by the company including fares details. 14th edition circa 1936. - Sold for £160 to bidder number 240.

Lot 468 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "The Golden Sands of Picardy". Lilac, brown and yellow illustrated covers show children, 188pp, 15th edition dated 1931. Minor marking to edges of cover. - This item was not sold.

Lot 469 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "Home Guard Southern Railway in Pictures". 64pp illustrated guide to the efforts of the Home Guard in WW2, published November 1945. - This item was not sold.

Lot 470 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "Southampton Docks - Handbook of Rates, Charges and General Information". 122pp plus adverts and map. Green and yellow card covers, dated 1947. Slight creasing to covers. - This item was not sold.

Lot 471 Official Publications SR: SR official publication "Southampton Docks - Rates and Charges". 36pp in green and yellow card covers showing coat of arms. Dated March 1939. - Sold for £100 to bidder number 240.

Lot 472 Official Publications SR: SR booklet "Southampton Docks Official Sailing List & Shipping Guide - March 1930". Illustrated brown card covers showing port scene and coat of arms. 100pp. - Sold for £95 to bidder number 3402.

Lot 473 Official Publications SR: SR booklet "Southampton Docks Official Sailing List & Shipping Guide - December 1937". Red and grey illustrated card covers showing ships and Neptune's trident. 98pp. - Sold for £95 to bidder number 3402.

Lot 474 Official Publications SR: SR 8pp fold out leaflet for the launch of TSS Twickenham Ferry at the Neptune Yard of Swan Hunter on Tyneside on 15th March 1934. Coloured cover showing SR coat of arms with Union Jack and French flags. Opens to show illustrations and information on the new ship. Slight wear. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1734.

Lot 475 Official Publications SR: SR certificate awarded to staff for completion of 50 years railway work. 8" x 6" showing coloured coat of arms. Unused. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 240.

Lot 476 Official Publications Irish: GSR centre folding publicity brochure "Ireland for Happy Holidays". Coloured pictorial covers show local women, 32pp guide with fold out map, dated 1938. VGC. - This item was not sold.

Lot 477 Official Publications Irish: LMS - NCC publication "Northern Ireland Tours and Excursions by Train and Motor Coach". Photo covers showing fields and coast, 68pp guide to tours with fold out map. Dated May 1939. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.

Lot 478 Official Publications Foreign: BOSTON AND MAINE RAILROAD booklet of excursion routes and rates. Blue and black illustrated covers showing various local scenes with map on rear. 32pp circa 1880s. VGC. - This item was not sold.

Lot 479 Official Publications Foreign: PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD COMPANY coloured brochure "The New Broadway Limited". Pictorial paperback covers, 20pp fully illustrated guide to the train, dated March 1949. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 3451.

Lot 480 Official Publications Foreign: WAGONS-LITS (probably) published brochure "Simplon - Orient Express". 12pp along the line type guide to places en-route. Coloured illustrated covers by Jean Kerhor. Circa 1930s. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 7386.

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