Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 217P, Closing Date: 9 September 2016

SRA Postal Auction: Official Publications LNER

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Lot 374 LNER AND PULLMAN CAR COMPANY LIMITED brochure "The Queen of Scots Pullman, London to Glasgow". 8pp fold-out style opening to show map of route and features of the journey with details of timetable and distances, dated September 1929. Fold tears and wear. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4489

Lot 375 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY & LNER joint publication "Country Walks No.2". Illustrated covers showing houses, 40pp 20th edition, circa mid 1920s. Covers dusty. - This item was not sold.

Lot 376 LNER publication "Apartments and Hotels Guide 1925 - Eastern Counties". Illustrated covers showing map of area, 196pp, no map, minor cover faults. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 979

Lot 377 LNER 12pp illustrated, glossy, leaflet "Harrogate. Come for Health. Stay for Pleasure". Photo illustrated paperback covers, details facilities in the area with centre page travel details for services between Scotland and Harrogate. Circa 1930s. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4489

Lot 378 LNER 16pp handbill type "Programme of Route, Working Operations, Machines, etc" for the railway exhibition at Stratford Works, June 1937. Blue print with illustration of loco 8579 at top. Worn and annotated. - This item was not sold.

Lot 379 LNER envelope containing 12 real photo snapshots of the Firth of Clyde. Envelope states "Sold on LNER Clyde Steamers". Minor wear to envelope otherwise VGC. - This item was not sold.

Lot 380 LNER pocket sized booklet "The North British Station Hotel - souvenir and tariff". Card covers, 16pp guide to the hotel and local sights. Dated March 1933. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1053

Lot 381 LNER official publication "Camping Holidays - Camping Coaches, Youth Hostels, Sites for Camps". Pictorial coloured covers by Frank Newbould showing camping coach scene. 132pp plus fold out map. Dated March 1937. Front cover detached. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4731

Lot 382 LNER smaller sized 12pp leaflet "A Glorious Coast Line. Hayburn Wyke, Ravenscar, Robin Hood's Bay". Brown print, illustrated, dated 1927. Rusty staples. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4489

Lot 383 LNER official publication "Delivered Home by the LNER". Green, grey and black card covers showing large load and delivery tractor. 20pp fully illustrated guide to unusual freight loads. Dated February 1933. Vertical fold. - This item was not sold.

Lot 384 LNER foolscap sized programme for the exhibition of locos, etc at Southend on Sea LNER station, May 1933. Printed on green paper with illustration of loco 10000 on front. Folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1204

Lot 385 LNER 24pp booklet "Tourist Travel Facilities from Leicester (Central) (Belgrave Road) Humberstone, Thurnby and Scraptoft". Dated 1925 season. - This item was not sold.

Lot 386 LNER souvenir booklet "Doncaster Plant Works" issued for the visit of members of the Institution of Locomotive Engineers to the plant in June 1927. Card covers with photo of A3 on front, 14pp plus plates and fold out plan. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1600

Lot 387 LNER official publication "New Ways for British Holidays - Lincolnshire and the Dukeries". Red and purple covers showing map of country and Lincolnshire area. 32pp plus fold-out map. No supplement in front pocket, covers detached at rusty staples. Dated 1938. - This item was not sold.

Lot 388 LNER guide book "Clyde and Loch Lomond Sailings". Paperback with sepia coloured photo of paddle steamer on front. Smaller sized, 30pp plus fold out map. Covers a little dusty. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1409

Lot 389 LNER headed letter paper from the RMS Archangel on the Harwich - Hook of Holland Service. Illustration of ship at top. Used, not dated. - This item was not sold.

Lot 390 LNER large sized fold out leaflet "Unique Attractions of Orkney - Isles of Enchantment". Opens to show reprinted page from The Weekly Scotsman newspaper with travel details on rear. Dated 1929. Faults, worn and dusty. - This item was not sold.

Lot 391 LNER 4pp leaflet "Fine Weather for Holidays - LNER - the drier side of Britain". Circa 1930s. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4489

Lot 392 LNER "Lantern Lecture Notes - Edinburgh to Aberdeen and the Coast of Fife". Grey card covers, 23pp undated. Plus similar "East Anglia". (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 393 LNER official publications. "Selling Passenger Transport". Red card covers, 16pp fully illustrated with examples of company publicity. Published January 1936. Plus similar in blue covers "Selling Freight Transport". (2) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 7303

Lot 394 LNER booklet "The Coronation - The First Streamline Train King's Cross for Scotland". Coloured pictorial covers by Frank Newbould showing "Dominion of Canada". 16pp dated September 1937. Plus similar 12pp example dated July 1937. (2) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2799

Lot 395 LNER booklet "The Silver Jubilee - Britain's First Streamline Train". Blue, silver and black covers showing "Silver Link" loco. 16pp dated September 1935. Plus similar with overprinted date of September 1936 (staples removed). (2) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2799

Lot 396 LNER accessories from the "Silver Jubilee" train. Writing paper (3 different sizes), card and envelope (2 different sizes), all on blue paper with title in silver. Unused. (6) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 234

Lot 397 LNER Holiday Handbook. 500+pp "Holiday Haunts" type guide book. Red covers with fold out map. Issue No.1 circa late 1920s. Slight wear to covers. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1192

Lot 398 LNER centre folding brochure "Belgian Coast". 12pp guide with orange and blue covers showing Fred Taylor illustration of people on the seafront. Circa 1930s. Plus similar "Historic Belgium" from the same series with Fred Taylor view of Bruges. (2) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 692

Lot 399 LNER brochure "Germany - The Rhine". 72pp guide with black and blue covers showing building by the side of the Rhine. Circa 1930s. Plus similar "Germany. Berlin and Potsdam" with coloured pictorial covers showing the Brandenburg Gate. Minor wear to both. (2) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 692

Lot 400 LNER. Five 8pp fold out leaflets detailing routes and fares to Germany, Switzerland and Scandinavia. Dated 1928 - 1939. All different. (5) - This item was not sold.

Lot 401 LNER publicity booklet "Holiday Guide to Eastern Counties" published as No.2 in the Holiday Guide series. Red coloured covers, 64pp fully illustrated guide, circa 1930s. Rusty staples. Plus similar No.3 covering North East England and No.4 covering Scotland. (3) - This item was not sold.

Lot 402 Six LNER official publications in the "via Harwich" series. "Belgium via Harwich", "Luxemburg via Harwich", "Holland via Harwich", "Germany via Harwich" (2 different), "Walcheren (Holland) via Harwich". All with woodcut type illustrated covers and dated 1933 - 37. Rusty staples to most. (6) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4734

Lot 403 Five LNER local area guide books. "Trossachs via Aberfoyle", "Rothbury and Coquetdale", "East Coast Route to Inverness", "Isle of Skye via Mallaig", "Land of Scott and Border Abbeys". All with coloured card covers, circa early 1930s. (5) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 820

Lot 404 LNER. Seven guides published in the early 1920s "Holidays" series. Each with white covers with small colour illustration relating to area covered. Lincolnshire, Durham County, Buckinghamshire and the Chilterns, Notes for American Visitors, East Anglia, Wensleydale and Swaledale, The Broads. Darkening of covers on some examples. (7) - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1154

Lot 405 LNER. Seven guides published in the early 1920s "Holidays" series. Each with white covers with small colour illustration relating to area covered. Edinburgh and the Lowlands, Tynedale and the Roman Wall, Aberdeenshire and the Moray Firth, Aberdeen and the Dee Don and Spey, Teesdale and the Eden Valley, The Northumberland Coast and Byways, York and the Dales and Moors of North East Yorkshire. Darkening of covers and rusty staples on some examples. (7) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1154

Total number of Lots in Official Publications LNER: 32.

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