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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 9 September 2016
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Lot 21 General Books 1: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1893. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 694pp plus fold out maps. Ex library, very worn/poor condition. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2799.
Lot 22 General Books 1: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1912. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 676pp plus fold out maps (small tears). - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4176.
Lot 23 General Books 1: RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE OFFICIAL HANDBOOK OF STATIONS 1904. Hardback covers, 600pp, covers and spine very worn. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1409.
Lot 24 General Books 1: RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE OFFICIAL HANDBOOK OF STATIONS 1925. 715pp bound into new hardback covers. Plus appendices dated 1927, 1936, 1941, 1949. (5) - Sold for £75 to bidder number 7321.
Lot 25 General Books 1: THE RAILWAY & COMMERCIAL GAZETTEER dated 1868. 445pp rebound into later hardback, clothbound covers. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 421.
Lot 26 General Books 1: EDINBURGH & GLASGOW RAILWAY ledger type bound volume of acts of parliament relating to the railway. Clothbound hardback covers, 300+pp, cover wear, contents OK. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 4812.
Lot 27 General Books 2: 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 General Books 2: 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 General Books 2: 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 General Books 2: 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 General Books 2: 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 General Books 2: 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 General Books 2: 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 General Books 2: 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 General Books 2: 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 General Books 2: 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 General Books 2: 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 General Books 2: 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 General Books 2: 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 General Books 2: 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.