Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 217P, Closing Date: 9 September 2016

SRA Postal Auction: General Books 2

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Lot 27 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY signalling notice No.2004 "Aberdeen. Alteration of and additional signals at Denburn South Junction". Foolscap sized, 10pp plus fold out diagram. Dated June 1914. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1608

Lot 28 PORTPATRICK & WIGTOWNSHIRE JOINT RAILWAYS booklet "Demurrage and Siding Rent". Card covers, 16pp, dated August 1915. Dusty and worn. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 466

Lot 29 BOUND VOLUME of the proceedings in the High Court of Justice in the case between the Kiveton Park Coal Company and the Manchester, Sheffield and Lincolnshire Railway. 200+pp plus fold out plans contained in clothbound hardback covers. Dated 1893. Cover wear. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 225

Lot 30 MIDLAND & NORTH EASTERN RAILWAYS ledger type book of minutes of the meetings of the Otley and Ilkley Joint Committee. 50+pp covering meetings in the 1880s and 90s. No covers, loose and detached pages, very poor condition. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 356

Lot 31 NER signalbox "Train Register Book" from Kettleness signalbox. Duly completed for the period between January and July 1913. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 7146

Lot 32 NBR bound volume of director's reports and accounts for the period between 1863 and 1868. 200+pp in part leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on spine. Covers very worn, contents OK. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1644

Lot 33 GER larger sized booklet "List of Sidings connected with the GER and GN&GE Joint shewing to what station goods and coal traffic should be invoiced and the station rates applying". 12pp dated May 1905. Horizontal fold, staining to rear covers. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1644

Lot 34 LBSCR notebook. Duly completed with what appears to be loading or unloading information on post office bags. Well used condition. - This item was not sold.

Lot 35 GCR 7pp foolscap sized document "Routing of Merchandise Traffic between Hayfield and GN and GE Joint Line Stations". Dated 1908. Covers grubby/dusty. - This item was not sold.

Lot 36 GCR "Permanent Way Notices, Alteration of Signals & other arrangements" No.648. 26pp on green paper, dated June 16th 1900. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4283

Lot 37 GCR large ledger type bound volume of director's reports and accounts for the period between 1897 and 1922. 200+pp in clothbound hardback covers. Covers worn, loose and detached pages. - Sold for £180 to bidder number 225

Lot 38 MANCHESTER, SHEFFIELD AND LINCOLNSHIRE RAILWAY bound volume of director's reports and accounts for the period between 1868 and 1888. 200+pp in large sized part leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front. Minor cover wear, generally good condition. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 1644

Lot 39 GNR bound volume of tenders for the Dudley Hill to Lowmoor railway. Ledger type hardback volume, 400+ pages duly completed. Dated 1889. Covers very worn and damp stained. Contents OK. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 7303

Lot 40 GNR specification and form of tender document for signals to be supplied unfixed at Carcroft station. Foolscap sized, 13pp duly completed and amended, dated 1915. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4283

Lot 41 GNR foolscap sized booklet "Diagrams of Special Wagons". 34pp dated August 1913. Covers worn. - This item was not sold.

Lot 42 GNR. Ledger type bound volume of agreements between various companies and the GNR. 400+ pages in leather bound covers. Volume 1 dated 1870. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 911

Lot 43 GNR bound volume of director's reports and accounts for the period between 1862 and 1867. 200+pp in clothbound hardback covers. Covers bumped, spine faded, contents OK. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1644

Lot 44 L&YR foolscap sized ledger type book "Parcels Distance Book and Instructions Relating to Coaching Traffic". 200+pp dated March 1911. Covers very worn, contents OK, amendments added. - This item was not sold.

Lot 45 LNWR hardback book "Accounts Instructions Book". Clothbound hardback covers, 283pp, dated 1908. Plus 15pp supplement No.8 dated 1912. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 4812

Lot 46 MIDLAND RAILWAY number taker's book. All pages duly completed with wagon number details, possibly used at Oxenhope. Dated 1894 - 5. Well used condition. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 356

Lot 47 WIGAN COAL & IRON CO ledger type bound volume of acts of parliament 1840s - 1890s. Various subjects (including railway), bound into hardback covers (bumped and rubbed), 300+pp, spine restored. - This item was not sold.

Lot 48 LNER Doncaster Works "Engine Repair" card for A4 class loco No.16 Silver King. Shows details of various visits to the works between new in 1935 to 1944. - Sold for £95 to bidder number 1546

Lot 49 LNER Doncaster Works typescript type "Engine Repair" card for A4 class loco 4468 Mallard. Shows details of various visits to the works between new in 1938 to repairs in 1945. - Sold for £320 to bidder number 1546

Lot 50 LNER Doncaster Works typescript type "Engine Repair" card for A4 class loco No.18 Sparrow Hawk. Shows details of various visits to the works between new in 1937 to 1944. - Sold for £95 to bidder number 1546

Lot 51 LNER Doncaster Works typescript type "Engine Repair" card for A4 class loco No.1 Garganey (later Sir Ronald Matthews). Shows details of various visits to the works between new in 1938 to 1944. - Sold for £95 to bidder number 1546

Lot 52 LNER Doncaster Works typescript type "Engine Repair" card for A4 class loco No.27 Merlin. Shows details of various visits to the works between new in 1937 to 1944. - Sold for £95 to bidder number 1546

Lot 53 LNER Doncaster Works typescript type "Engine Repair" card for A4 class loco No.24 Kingfisher. Shows details of various visits to the works between new in 1937 to 1944. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 1546

Lot 54 LNER staff instructions for the introduction of the Silver Jubilee train from Newcastle to King's Cross in September 1935. Several foolscap sized typescript pages detailing times, formation, seat reservations, etc. (Qty) - This item was not sold.

Lot 55 LNER Southern Area Western Section in-house publication "Ambulance Bulletin". Vol.1 issues No.5 & 11 dated May and November 1935. Each 16pp dealing with medical matters. (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 56 LNER landscape format booklet "Sign Standards - Letters, Figures, Totem, Arrow". Blue paperback covers, 12pp showing lettering standards. Dated October 1946. Wear and faults. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 3732

Lot 57 LNER 6½" x 8" hanging card "LNER Merchandise for Collection" for hanging in a window when a call is required. Blue print, good condition. Plus similar in red print "LNER Parcels for Collection". (2) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 2780

Lot 58 LNER 6" x 8½" hanging card "LNER Carter to Call" for hanging in a window when a carter is required. Blue print, good condition. Plus similar "LNER Please Collect". (2) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1335

Lot 59 HARDBACK BOOK containing "List of Block Telegraph Signal Boxes" sections from various LMS working books, commencing 1923. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1426

Lot 60 Five bound volumes of "GWR Swindon Engineering Society Transactions" dated 1908 - 1913. Each 80+pp in clothbound hardback covers. Spine wear and faults to all. (5) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1546

Lot 61 GWR file of private sidings records. Several agreements and amendments, some with diagrams. Many near Oxfordshire and Berkshire stations. - Sold for £150 to bidder number 1085

Lot 62 GWR booklet "Traffic Dealt with at Stations and Goods Depots - London (Traffic) Division 1903 - 1935". Blue paperback covers, 83pp. - This item was not sold.

Lot 63 GWR/BR(W) foolscap sized book "Inspector's Spring Shop Copy". 50+ handwritten and printed pages listing spring types for various locos and tenders. Commenced 1938, various alterations and amendments to 1962. Well used condition. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 254

Lot 64 BOARD OF TRADE published "Returns by the Board of Trade" listing return of authorized capital, traffic and working expenditure. Blue covers, foolscap size, 94pp of financial information, dated 1870. - Sold for £150 to bidder number 1291

Lot 65 BOARD OF TRADE published "Returns by the Board of Trade" listing return of authorized capital, traffic and working expenditure. Blue covers, foolscap size, 88pp of financial information, dated 1872. - Sold for £150 to bidder number 1291

Lot 66 MORTON & CO published tourist guide to the Midland Railway. Paperback covers with illustration of St.Pancras station. 32pp plus adverts, dated 1881. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 356

Lot 67 RAILWAY DIARY AND OFFICIALS DIRECTORY. 229pp hardback, published by McCorquodale in 1928. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4812

Lot 68 FIVE notebooks/diaries written by Lord Monkswell circa 1895 - 1933 re observations and experiences of railway working and driving in Britain and overseas. Condition varies. - Sold for £420 to bidder number 1258

Lot 69 Four personal note books written by C.WILLIAMS (LNWR) giving details of L&YR and LNWR locos. Written 1912 - 21. (4) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 254

Lot 70 BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE SOCIETY published "LMS Locomotive Reference Book". 39pp spotters type book dated 1946. Heavily annotated and marked. - This item was not sold.

Lot 71 RAILWAY PICTORIAL MAGAZINE. Issues 1 & 3 dated winter 1946-1947 and spring 1947. (2) - This item was not sold.

Total number of Lots in General Books 2: 45.

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