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Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 9 September 2016

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Lot 61 General Books 2: GWR file of private sidings records. Several agreements and amendments, some with diagrams. Many near Oxfordshire and Berkshire stations. - Sold for £150 to bidder number 1085.

Lot 62 General Books 2: GWR booklet "Traffic Dealt with at Stations and Goods Depots - London (Traffic) Division 1903 - 1935". Blue paperback covers, 83pp. - This item was not sold.

Lot 63 General Books 2: GWR/BR(W) foolscap sized book "Inspector's Spring Shop Copy". 50+ handwritten and printed pages listing spring types for various locos and tenders. Commenced 1938, various alterations and amendments to 1962. Well used condition. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 254.

Lot 64 General Books 2: BOARD OF TRADE published "Returns by the Board of Trade" listing return of authorized capital, traffic and working expenditure. Blue covers, foolscap size, 94pp of financial information, dated 1870. - Sold for £150 to bidder number 1291.

Lot 65 General Books 2: BOARD OF TRADE published "Returns by the Board of Trade" listing return of authorized capital, traffic and working expenditure. Blue covers, foolscap size, 88pp of financial information, dated 1872. - Sold for £150 to bidder number 1291.

Lot 66 General Books 2: MORTON & CO published tourist guide to the Midland Railway. Paperback covers with illustration of St.Pancras station. 32pp plus adverts, dated 1881. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 356.

Lot 67 General Books 2: RAILWAY DIARY AND OFFICIALS DIRECTORY. 229pp hardback, published by McCorquodale in 1928. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4812.

Lot 68 General Books 2: FIVE notebooks/diaries written by Lord Monkswell circa 1895 - 1933 re observations and experiences of railway working and driving in Britain and overseas. Condition varies. - Sold for £420 to bidder number 1258.

Lot 69 General Books 2: Four personal note books written by C.WILLIAMS (LNWR) giving details of L&YR and LNWR locos. Written 1912 - 21. (4) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 254.

Lot 70 General Books 2: BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE SOCIETY published "LMS Locomotive Reference Book". 39pp spotters type book dated 1946. Heavily annotated and marked. - This item was not sold.

Lot 71 General Books 2: RAILWAY PICTORIAL MAGAZINE. Issues 1 & 3 dated winter 1946-1947 and spring 1947. (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 72 General Books 3: SR signalling notices. End of collection selection of SR and BR(S) signalling notices. Single page type and larger type with fold out diagrams. Dated 1930s - 50s. Condition varies. (Qty) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1409.

Lot 73 General Books 3: BR "Steam Log Book". Foolscap sized book of reports and occurrences at Neville Hill depot circa 1964. 50+ pages duly completed with loco details. Ex-depot condition. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 8159.

Lot 74 General Books 3: BR(W) Branch Lines Committee document proposing the withdrawal of the passenger services from the Moretonhampstead branch. Four foolscap sized typescript pages, dated December 1952. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 3451.

Lot 75 General Books 3: BR(W) Branch Lines Committee document proposing the withdrawal of the passenger services from the Teign Valley branch. 12 foolscap sized typescript pages, dated February 1953. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 3451.

Lot 76 General Books 3: BR(W) Branch Lines Committee document proposing the withdrawal of the passenger service between Bridgwater (North) and Edington Junction and to close the line for all traffic. Five foolscap sized typescript pages, dated December 1951. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 1181.

Lot 77 General Books 3: BR(W) Roneod typescript report of the PR and commercial departments re the demonstration runs of the new Blue Pullman express services. 12 foolscap sized pages, dated May 1960. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3451.

Lot 78 General Books 3: BR(W) folder containing various fold out diagrams and information, mostly relating to diesel hydraulic locos. Ex railway training school, Swindon. Well used condition. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 3451.

Lot 79 General Books 3: BR(W) M&EE Department Swindon typescript document "Brake Application by Passenger Communication - Comparative Trials on the Western Region with WR and BR Locomotives". Card covers, foolscap sized, 20+ pages plus diagrams, dated May 1954. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 459.

Lot 80 General Books 3: BR(W) appendices from the report on carriage cleaning at Old Oak Common carriage cleaning depot. Foolscap sized, 50+ typescript pages, dated April 1959. Spine taped, covers grubby. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1258.

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