Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 222P, Closing Date: 9th December 2016

SRA Postal Auction: Posters Pictorial

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Lot 880 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, creased, small edge tears. - Sold for £280 to bidder number 7699

Lot 881 CALEDONIAN STEAM PACKET COMPANY q/r coloured pictorial poster "Great Britain and Ireland TSS Caledonian Princess via Stranraer and Larne" showing busy port scene. Circa early 1960s. Folded, slightly creased and crumpled. Small edge tears and tape repairs. - Sold for £95 to bidder number 7119

Lot 882 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 £40 to bidder number 7699

Lot 883 LNER d/r system map with coloured illustration of A3 class loco in top r/h corner. Dated November 1946. Folded, fold tears, worn and weak at folds. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 4848

Lot 884 BIG 4 published d/r coloured pictorial poster "Address it Clearly" re the re-use of old wrapping paper and not removing old addresses. Undated, folded. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 885 BR(E) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Lowestoft and Oulton Broad - where Broadland meets the sea" showing views of the seaside by Stutz. Circa early 1960s. Slight edge creasing. - Sold for £140 to bidder number 4848

Lot 886 BR(ScR) d/r coloured pictorial poster "River Findhorn near Forres" showing Jack Merriott view of DMU along side of river. Circa 1960s. Edge tears and corner loss. Folded and a little creased and crumpled. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 7119

Lot 887 BR d/r pictorial poster "To the Sea - Country - or Town" showing photo illustrations of sights. Circa early 1960s. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 956

Lot 888 BR(S) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Buy a Country Afternoon Cheap Ticket" showing Amos & Power view of flowers and rail tracks. Dated 1961. Folded, faults, tape repairs on rear. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7119

Lot 889 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 edge creasing. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1929

Lot 890 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Bath in 1828 by the New Steam Carriage" showing Eric Fraser view of carriage in front of building. Dated 1960. Slight creasing, generally good. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 2626

Lot 891 HMSO d/r coloured pictorial poster "Stagger your Holidays - it's finer remember in June and September" showing beach scenes. Possibly dated 1951. Folded. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4848

Lot 892 BR d/r coloured pictorial poster showing view of EM2 electric loco and EMU by Wolstenholme. Bottom two thirds of poster left blank for filling in the day's announcements. Edge tears and creasing. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 956

Lot 893 BR d/r coloured pictorial poster with artwork by Barber showing green liveried DMU at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. Some edge creasing. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 7119

Lot 894 BR(M) d/r poster "British Railways Modernisation" showing grey and maroon coloured plan of stage 1 electrification between Crewe and Manchester. Dated Autumn 1960. Small edge tears. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 895 BR 20" x 30" coloured pictorial poster "See Britain By Train - The Eastgate, Chester" showing view of the street. VGC. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 7119

Lot 896 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Door to Door Overnight Condor Container Service Express Freight" showing green, red, black and yellow view of wagons. Circa early 1960s, some edge creasing. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 7119

Lot 897 BRB d/r photographic poster "Train Your Car" advertising the car sleeper service between Manchester and Boulogne showing colour photo of car being loaded onto train. Dated 1964. Folded. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 898 BR(NE) 30" x 20" poster advertising cheap day return tickets on the North Tyneside electrified branch to Newcastle showing line diagram and fares. Blue print, undated. Folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848

Lot 899 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE (NE) 30" x 20" poster "Free as a Bird with Holiday Runabout Tickets". Orange and blue print showing map of area No.17 featuring lines from Darlington to South Shields. Dated 1952. Folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 900 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE (NE) 30" x 20" poster "Free as a Bird with Holiday Runabout Tickets". Orange and blue print showing map of area No.15 featuring lines from Darlington to the coast. Dated 1952. Folded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3118

Lot 901 BR(W) d/r sized colour photographic poster "The Shakespeare Country" showing view of Stratford upon Avon. Dated 1962. Folded and worn. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 7119

Lot 902 BR(M) d/r photo illustrated timetable poster of services on the Vale of Rheidol line. Dated June 1963. Slight creasing. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 7119

Lot 903 BR SEALINK d/r pictorial poster "Go Gay Go Continental. No Passport Day Trip" with red and black illustration of passengers on ship. Dated 1970. Folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848

Lot 904 BR SEALINK (possibly) d/r pictorial poster "Next Time I Cross During the Holiday Rush I'm Gonna Get a Sailing Ticket" showing cartoon type illustration by Till of passengers on water skis behind the ship. Undated. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 956

Lot 905 BR d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising the cable cars to the Heights of Abraham, Matlock Bath showing view of cable cars and DMU. Circa late 1970s. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 2144

Lot 906 Three BR d/r posters. Merseyrail weekend railrover showing map of lines (circa early 1970s), Scottish Region Runabout Season Tickets showing photo of train and loch (1974), 150 exhibition train at Liverpool Lime Street showing coloured views of historic and modern locos (October 1975). All folded. (3) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 956

Lot 907 VENICE-SIMPLON ORIENT EXPRESS d/r coloured pictorial poster "Venice" showing view of coach and gondola. One of a series of VSOE posters with artwork by Fix-Masseau for the revival of the London - Paris - Venice service in 1982. Many marks and slight wear. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 956

Lot 908 DART VALLEY RAILWAY d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising steam trains on the railway. Cuneo illustration of train crossing bridge at top. Circa 1970s, Slight creasing. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 956

Lot 909 LONDON TRANSPORT d/r coloured pictorial poster "1980 Lord Mayor's Show" showing cartoon type view. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3689

Total number of Lots in Posters Pictorial: 30.

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