Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 217P, Closing Date: 9 September 2016

SRA Postal Auction: Posters Pictorial

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Lot 812 BR(S) q/r map poster "London Town" showing artwork view of the major sights in central London surrounded by the coat of arms of the various London boroughs. Circa 1950s. Folded, some wear, small edge tears. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 4848

Lot 813 BR(M) q/r map of road and rail routes in Cheshire, Derbyshire, Lancashire, Staffordshire and Yorkshire showing the bus services of North Western Road Car. Circa 1955. Small edge tears otherwise OK. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 215

Lot 814 BTC q/r coloured pictorial poster "British Transport Ships" showing 21 illustrations of the ships of the fleet by Charles King. Dated 1956. Folded and creased, wear at folds. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 8138

Lot 815 BR(M) q/r coloured pictorial poster "London Midland Electrification" with artwork by Greene showing electric loco and EMU. Dated 1961. Folded and worn at folds, marked, damp stained and frame marks. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 8138

Lot 816 BR INTER CITY q/r coloured photographic poster "Mister - I'm going on holiday on your train cos I know it's the quickest" showing child talking to driver of HST in style of the famous SR poster. Dated 1978. Folded, worn and creased. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 4848

Lot 817 BTC q/r poster map "London & Suburbs Main Line Railways". Coloured map showing LT and BR lines around the capital. Dated 1956. Folded, some wear. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 8300

Lot 818 NETWORK SOUTH EAST q/r poster map showing the whole NSE system. Circa 1990s. Small faults to top edge. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7119

Lot 819 BR(E) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Follow the Sun to Cleethorpes" showing view of bathers. Circa late 1950s. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 4848

Lot 820 BR(ScR) d/r pictorial map type poster "The Bonnie, Bonnie Banks of Loch Lomond. See Britain by Train and Steamer" showing map of the region by Nicolson. Undated, folded. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 4848

Lot 821 BR(ScR) d/r coloured poster "The Caledonian - new fast train London - Glasgow" showing Studio Seven artwork. Undated, circa late 1950s. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 7119

Lot 822 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Royal Mail Routes to Ireland - Heysham - Belfast, Holyhead -Dun Laoghaire". Shows Shearing artwork of national flowers. Circa early 1960s. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4848

Lot 823 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "West of England Car Tourist Service - London - Cornwall" showing John S Smith view of busy road intersection and speeding train on viaduct. Dated 1957. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 7588

Lot 824 BRB d/r photographic poster "That was a good day that was" showing photo of couple on pier and suggestions for days out. Possibly 1963. Rolled. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 956

Lot 825 BR(W) d/r sized colour photographic poster "The Shakespeare Country" showing view of Stratford upon Avon. Dated 1962. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 2626

Lot 826 BR(E) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Forward Great Northern" advertising named trains compared with services in 1909. Dated 1959. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 7119

Lot 827 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Morecambe & Heysham - beauty surrounds, health abounds" showing views of local activities. Circa late 1950s. Folded. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 4848

Lot 828 BR(E) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Norfolk Broads Holidays Afloat" showing photographic view of busy boating scene. Dated 1958. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1285

Lot 829 BR(S) d/r coloured poster map of Britain by Studio Seven showing major sights and local characters. Produced for the Dutch market with text at bottom in Dutch. Circa 1950s. Some creasing especially to edges. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 8300

Lot 830 BR(M) d/r photographic poster "Go by Train to Buxton" showing aerial view of the town. Circa 1962. Minor creasing to top edge. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 861

Lot 831 BR(M) 30" x 20" coloured pictorial poster advertising cruises on Lake Windermere showing Claude Buckle carriage print view of MV Swan British Railways Lake Windermere service at top. Circa late 1950s. Folded. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1929

Lot 832 BR(M) d/r pictorial poster with artwork by Lander showing view of busy city street at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. Dated 1954. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 833 SOUTHERN RAILWAY 30" x 20" photo pictorial poster "Chessington Zoo and Circus" showing photo of lioness and cubs. Text details bus connections with Surbiton and Epsom. Circa 1938. Folded. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 7119

Lot 834 BRB d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising Red Star parcels service showing view of Deltic locomotive. Creased and worn, evidence of somewhat amateurish restoration. Circa 1970. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 7588

Lot 835 SCOTRAIL d/r coloured pictorial poster "Isle of Skye by Train - Scotrail Highland Collection" showing view by Brendan Neiland. Undated. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 8138

Lot 836 SCOTRAIL d/r coloured pictorial poster "Glenfinnan by Train - Scotrail Highland Collection" showing view of the viaduct by Brendan Neiland. Undated. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 8138

Lot 837 INTER CITY d/r coloured photographic poster "The Journey Shrinker" advertising HST services to Edinburgh and Aberdeen showing view of HSTs. Dated 1979. Folded. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 1053

Lot 838 INTER CITY d/r coloured photographic poster "See a Friend this Weekend" showing young women waiting on the platform and showing fares from Leeds. Circa late 1960s. Folded. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 956

Lot 839 BR d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising Collector's Corner showing view of various artefacts. Circa late 1970s. Some creasing and wear. - This item was not sold.

Lot 840 INTER CITY d/r coloured photographic poster advertising the promotion with Boots for reduced rail fares showing view of Inter City train by the coast. Dated 1993. - This item was not sold.

Lot 841 NETWORK SOUTH EAST d/r coloured photographic poster advertising the opening of St.Paul's station on the Thameslink line, May 1990 showing view of St.Paul's Cathedral. Folded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 842 NETWORK SOUTH EAST d/r coloured pictorial poster "The Lord Mayor's Show" showing cartoon type view. Dated November 1991. - This item was not sold.

Lot 843 NETWORK SOUTH EAST d/r coloured photographic poster advertising the new joint station at Smallbrook Junction with the Isle of Wight Steam Railway showing views of railways on the island. Dated 1991. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 4356

Lot 844 NETWORK SOUTH EAST d/r coloured photographic poster advertising the one day Travelcard showing view of badgers in a tree. Dated 1991, minor edge faults. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 7119

Lot 845 NETWORK SOUTH EAST d/r pictorial poster "Cuddle up for a few days away" showing coloured photographic view of cuddling bears. Dated 1991. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 7119

Lot 846 BR(E) d/r poster map showing the lines of the Eastern Region with inset maps of London and Sheffield districts. Dated 1957. Folded. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 3538

Lot 847 BRB d/r coloured photographic poster "This is our other First Class Passenger" advertising Rail Express Parcels Service. Dated May 1970. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7119

Lot 848 BR(M) d/r coloured poster "Diesel Trains" advertising improved services in the Blackburn, Skipton, Todmorden, Manchester Victoria area. Studio Seven design showing map of area. Circa late 1950s. Edge wear and tears, some large. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 7119

Lot 849 BR(M) d/r poster "The New Euston" detailing modernisation progress and showing photos of platforms 3 & 4 and new signalbox. Undated. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 7119

Lot 850 BR(S) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Take Your Car by Train to the West Country" showing cartoon type view advertising Surbiton - Okehampton services. Circa 1960. Folded, edge creasing and tears. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 8200

Lot 851 BR(M) d/r photographic poster "Isle of Man - not just one resort but many" showing view of promenade. Circa 1963. Slight edge creasing. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 956

Lot 852 BR(S) d/r coloured pictorial poster "To the Continent by Rail" showing views of foreigners in national dress by Downey. Circa 1950s. Folded, tears and weak at folds. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 8200

Lot 853 BR(ScR) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Civic Centres - Glasgow" showing Claude Buckle view of city hall. Circa 1950s, folded. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 8138

Lot 854 BR(M) 18" x 12" coloured pictorial staff poster "Traffic Runs Both Ways. Stand Clear of All Tracks". Circa 1958. Folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1133

Lot 855 BR(M) d/r poster showing totem design against maroon background, presumably for use as a temporary station sign. Edge tears at top. Plus BTC 30" x 20" poster type cutaway diagram of a class 31 diesel loco (torn/poor). (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7119

Lot 856 SNCF d/r coloured photographic poster "Pyrenees - to see France go by train" showing train on viaduct. Dated 1973. Slight creasing. - This item was not sold.

Lot 857 SNCF d/r coloured photographic poster "Vosges - to see France go by train" showing aerial view of forest and train. Dated 1974. Slight wear, small loss top l/h corner. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 3732

Lot 858 TALYLLYN RAILWAY d/r pictorial poster "Dolgoch Station" from original painting by Terence Cuneo. Small edge tears, otherwise OK. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1133

Lot 859 TALYLLYN RAILWAY 30" x 20" silkscreen type pictorial poster showing loco and train along with map of route. Circa 1950s. Folded and very worn at folds. Plus two modern Talyllyn Railway posters showing Eric Bottomley loco view and colour photo view, circa 1970s - 80s. (3) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3808

Lot 860 BR photographic poster "Diesel Pullman Service" showing coloured photo illustration of inside of the units. In several sections for use on large advertising billboards. Large tears to some sections. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 7119

Lot 861 NEW ZEALAND RAILWAYS. Twelve mostly coloured photographic type staff posters illustrating various aspects of railway operation, each illustrated by an attractive model. Circa 1970s - 80s. (12) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4270

Total number of Lots in Posters Pictorial: 50.

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