Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 217P, Closing Date: 9 September 2016

SRA Postal Auction: Manufacturer's Catalogues

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Lot 150 McLACHLAN & CO (Darlington) catalogue of rolling stock and track for permanent and portable railways. Card covers, 18pp, illustrated, circa 1900s. Covers grubby and creased, contents OK. - Sold for £240 to bidder number 3677

Lot 151 HUDSWELL CLARKE illustrated spare parts list for mines type diesel locomotives. Card covers, 76pp, circa 1970s. - This item was not sold.

Lot 152 BEYER PEACOCK & CO published hardback book detailing the company's war efforts. 70+pp published 1945. Slight wear and foxing to covers. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 2799

Lot 153 ROBERT STEPHENSON & HAWTHORNS LTD. booklet "Locomotives". 80pp fully illustrated guide to locos constructed by the company with text in English, French and Spanish. Circa 1940s. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 2799

Lot 154 W.G. BAGNALL Catalogue of Locomotives. Coloured pictorial card covers, comb binding, 48pp, fully illustrated. Circa 1950s. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 155 W.G. BAGNALL 8pp leaflet for a company "Open Day" in May 1949. Fully illustrated, good condition. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 657

Lot 156 JOHN FOWLER & CO published coloured glossy brochure "The Fowler Diesel...The Workhorse of Industry". 20pp circa late 1950s. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 657

Lot 157 ANDREW BARCLAY CO LTD illustrated brochure for "Caledonia Fireless Locomotives". Card covers with centre cut-out to reveal photo below. 18pp, fully illustrated with examples of locomotives in service. Circa 1930s. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1215

Lot 158 CRAVENS BROS LTD booklet detailing company products including DMUs and tube stock. Clothbound, hardback covers, comb binding, 50+pp, fully illustrated, circa late 1950s. Slight cover wear. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 657

Lot 159 RUSTON & HORNSBY "Instruction Manual" for the type 165 DE diesel electric loco. Brown coloured folder type covers containing 80 typescript pages, circa early 1960s. Covers a little worn, contents OK. Plus related instruction books and leaflet. (4) - Sold for £70 to bidder number 7119

Lot 160 RUSTON & HORNSBY "Instruction Manual" for the type 165 DS diesel shunting loco. Green coloured folder type covers containing 124 typescript pages, circa early 1960s. Covers marked, contents OK. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 7119

Lot 161 HUNSLET ENGINE COMPANY brochure "Hunslet in History 1864-1961". 15pp fully illustrated guide to the history and activities of the company. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 881

Lot 162 Eighteen HUNSLET ENGINE COMPANY published information sheets for various company diesel locos. Dated late 1960s - mid 1980s. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 820

Lot 163 THOMAS WARD LTD (Sheffield) booklet "Rails and Rail Accessories". Fully illustrated guide to the company's products. Photo illustrated card covers, 20pp, circa 1950s. Large scuff to cover. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4283

Lot 164 YORKSHIRE ENGINE COMPANY LTD hardback booklet "Standard Industrial Locomotives". 28pp fully illustrated guide to locos built by the company. Dated 1952. Covers worn. Plus spare parts list for Andrew Barclay light class locomotives. Card covers, 24pp, circa 1940s. (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 962

Lot 165 YORKSHIRE ENGINE COMPANY instruction booklet for the 400hp diesel-electric shunting loco, 0-6-0 centre cab type. Red covers, 12pp, illustrated publication, dated 1956. Plus similar for the 275 & 350hp versions and a Driver's Handbook. (3) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 962

Lot 166 ROBERT HUDSON LTD Leeds, catalogue No.A57 "Hudson Light Railway Materials". Card covers, 44pp, fully illustrated, circa 1950s. Covers worn and a little grubby. - Sold for £9 to bidder number 2261

Lot 167 SUPERHEATER COMPANY LTD instruction book for MELESCO locomotive superheaters. Card covers, 62pp plus fold out diagram, circa 1930s. - This item was not sold.

Lot 168 WAKEFIELD'S published booklet "Mechanical Lubricators". Card covers, 64pp fully illustrated guide to the system including examples of locos operating it. Dated 1917. - This item was not sold.

Lot 169 METROPOLITAN-VICKERS COMPANY published "Register of Ex Apprentices and Ex Trainees 1902 - 1949". Hardback, 683pp. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 170 METROPOLITAN-VICKERS COMPANY published booklet "Buenos Aires Western Railway Electrification". Green card covers, 31pp photo illustrated guide to equipment used in the project. Circa 1930s. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2799

Lot 171 METROPOLITAN-VICKERS COMPANY published booklet "1899 - 1949 Fifty Years in Brief". 44pp company history issued to commemorate the company's Golden Jubilee. Blue paperback covers, fully illustrated. - This item was not sold.

Lot 172 VULCAN LOCOMOTIVES Catalogue. Illustrated card covers showing steam and electric locomotives. 124pp fully illustrated guide to the activities of the works and locos built. Circa 1955. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 173 LOCOMOTIVE MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION HANDBOOK. Soft covers, 464pp plus several fold-out diagrams, published by the LMA, first edition dated 1949. Paul Edwards bookplate inside front cover. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1172

Lot 174 SGP (AUSTRIA). 40+pp glossy colour illustrated brochure for steam, diesel and electric locos produced by the company. Pictorial card covers, comb binding, text in German, circa late 1950s. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 246

Lot 175 COMPANHIA DOS CAMINHOS DE FERRO PORTUGUESES large landscape format book showing general arrangement drawings of various Portuguese locos. 63pp dated 1945. Small annotations. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 979

Lot 176 AB MOTALA VERKSTAD catalogue of steam locos built by the company. Illustrated covers, 24pp, text in various languages, circa 1960. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 246

Lot 177 KRUPP LOKOMOTIVEN catalogue. Illustrated card covers, 32pp fully illustrated guide to company products, circa 1950s. Text in German and English. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 246

Lot 178 HENSCHEL & SOHN brochure for electric locos built by the company. Coloured pictorial covers, 16pp circa 1954. Text in German. - This item was not sold.

Lot 179 HENSCHEL & SOHN brochure for diesel and electric locos built by the company. Photo illustrated covers, comb binding, text in English, 20pp circa early 1960s. - This item was not sold.

Lot 180 SKODA in house company magazine "Skoda Review" No.2 dated 1972. Photo illustrated covers, 64pp of articles detailing aspects of work by the company. Text in English. - This item was not sold.

Total number of Lots in Manufacturer's Catalogues: 31.

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