Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 217P, Closing Date: 9 September 2016

SRA Postal Auction: Menus

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Lot 343 MIDLAND & G&SWR joint 1st class luncheon menu. 1pp, blue print with griffin illustration at top. Dated May 1896. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 356

Lot 344 MIDLAND & G&SWR joint 1st class dinner menu. 1pp, blue print with griffin illustration at top. Dated April 1897. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 356

Lot 345 MIDLAND RAILWAY restaurant car menu. 2pp blue coloured thin card with griffin and menu on front and timetable of St.Pancras - St.Enoch services on rear. Circa 1890s. Plus G&SWR carriage window label "Engaged" and Caledonian Railway admission ticket for half yearly general meeting, March 1898. (3) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 356

Lot 346 PULLMAN CAR COMPANY & LNER 2pp menu card. Coat of arms in green print at top, wine list on rear. Dated April 1939. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3451

Lot 347 LNER luncheon menu and wine list. 4pp with coloured pictorial front showing view of Lavenham by Rowland Hilder. Opens to show wine list and menu with details of upcoming London events on rear. Dated 25th May 1939. Worn, large crease to rear page. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 2799

Lot 348 LNER breakfast menu. 4pp with small coloured illustration of boat on the Norfolk Broads on the front. Opens to show menu and list of company hotels with system map on rear. Annotations to map. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 692

Lot 349 LNER menu and wine list from the 11.50am Liverpool St - Hunstanton train on 20th June 1931. 4pp with coloured pictorial front showing view of the castle and cathedral at St.Andrews by Ian Strong. Opens to show wine list and menu with system map on rear. Foxing. - This item was not sold.

Lot 350 LNER "Silver Jubilee" menu. Blue black and silver print with front showing illustration of loco and list of running times. Opens to show space for menu and wine list. Unused. Minor wear. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4489

Lot 351 LNER breakfast and dinner menu for trains between Wolferton and Liverpool St on 12th May 1937. 4pp with coloured artwork front commemorating the 1937 coronation. Opens to show menus with system map on rear. Stains on front. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 692

Lot 352 LNER menu and wine List. 4pp with coloured pictorial front showing view of Fountains Abbey by Henry Rushbury. Unused with blank inside pages and system map on rear. - This item was not sold.

Lot 353 LNER "The Railway Centenary 1825-1925" menu for the banquet held at Darlington on 2nd July 1925. 4pp thin card with illustration of George Stephenson on front and Locomotion on rear. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 234

Lot 354 LNER programme and menu for the Chief General Manager's Office 6th annual excursion to Leamington and Stratford upon Avon, May 25th 1929. 4pp thin card, blue print, opening to show programme and menus. VGC. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4203

Lot 355 LNER 4pp leaflet "A Travelling Buffet with Bar Counter is Provided on this Train". Brown print with photo illustration of buffet car on front. Opens to show tariff of charges with menu on rear. Faults and amendments. Fragile. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3118

Lot 356 MENU from the San Francisco Overland Limited. 4pp with illustration of train on front, dated October 1944. Several horizontal folds. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 3451

Total number of Lots in Menus: 14.

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