Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 9th December 2016

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Lot 141 Share Certificates: SAN PAULO BRAZILIAN RAILWAY share certificate for one £20 share dated 1860. Ornate scrolled title, company crest near centre, embossed seal, not cancelled. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 907.

Lot 142 Early Paperwork: ISLE OF WIGHT CENTRAL & FRESHWATER YARMOUTH & NEWPORT RAILWAYS fully headed letter from the manager's office, dated 1893. Plus similarly headed invoice also dated 1893. (2) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2708.

Lot 143 Early Paperwork: STRATFORD-UPON-AVON AND MIDLAND JUNCTION RAILWAY "Shakespeare Route" fully headed letter from the Secretary & General Manager's Office. Dated 1920. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 2920.

Lot 144 Early Paperwork: Two LONDON AND YORK RAILWAY fully headed printed notices dated 1845 concerning shareholder matters. Also three York, Newcastle and Berwick Railway fully headed printed notices dated 1850 and 1852 with similar content. (5) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4812.

Lot 145 Early Paperwork: HAREFIELD LIGHT RAILWAY 6pp foolscap sized "Estimate of Expenses" for the construction of the line. Dated 1922. - This item was not sold.

Lot 146 Early Paperwork: EDINBURGH & GLASGOW RAILWAY share call certificate dated 1887. Plus two printed notices dated 1845 and 1865 and two dividend warrants dated 1864 and 1865. (5) - This item was not sold.

Lot 147 Early Paperwork: EAST LANCASHIRE RAILWAY collection of nine fully headed documents dated 1847-1858 including two share calls, auditor's report, directors' report etc. (9) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 8383.

Lot 148 Early Paperwork: SWINDON, MARLBOROUGH & ANDOVER RAILWAY collection of five documents dated 1869-1875 mainly relating to the opening of the railway including programme of opening day events, admission ticket, ceremony of turning of the first sod, etc. (5) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1496.

Lot 149 Early Paperwork: GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY INSURANCE SOCIETY report and accounts for year ended December 1925. Plus Railway Passengers' Assurance Company insurance ticket dated 1854, programme for the NUR 26th annual Grand Concert, Leeds 1917. (3) - This item was not sold.

Lot 150 Early Paperwork: Approx 40 GWR foolscap sized headed documents from the Engineer's Office at Plymouth re work carried out on the Cornwall Mineral Railway. Dated 1896. (40) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1338.

Lot 151 Early Paperwork: NORTH'S NAVIGATION COLLIERIES (1899) LIMITED certificate for the shipment of 457 tons of large steam coal from Cardiff in December 1937. Ornate title and border. - This item was not sold.

Lot 152 Manufacturer's Catalogues: BEYER-PEACOCK publication "The Products of Gorton Foundry". Illustrated card covers showing company loco overseas, 24pp fully illustrated guide to the company products. Circa 1930. Slight staining to bottom edge of covers. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 657.

Lot 153 Manufacturer's Catalogues: METROPOLITAN VICKERS ELECTRICAL COMPANY published booklet "Electric Locomotives for Mines". Illustrated card covers, illustrated guide to the loco type, 30pp dated 1957. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4946.

Lot 154 Manufacturer's Catalogues: BRUSH ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING CO coloured brochure "Diesel Electric Locomotives". Pictorial covers show 08 class type shunting loco, 12pp, fully illustrated, published circa 1949. - This item was not sold.

Lot 155 Manufacturer's Catalogues: W.G. BAGNALL. 20 official photographic cards showing B&W views of company locomotives. Reverse side shows technical details. No apparent duplication. (20) - Sold for £20 to bidder number 2154.

Lot 156 Manufacturer's Catalogues: PECKETT & SONS LTD booklet of photographic views of the works and the locos built there. Blue card covers with embossed view of 4-4-0 tank loco. 78pp published circa 1940s. Spine poor. Plus Peckett & Sons abridged list of tank engines (1938), Vulcan Foundry brochure (1948), Timken tapered roller bearings booklet (1950s), Beyer Peacock Spanish brochure (1959). (5) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 657.

Lot 157 Manufacturer's Catalogues: Twelve PECKETT & SONS 10" x 6" B&W photos of mostly saddle tank locos built by the company with specifications on the rear all within a folder. (12) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 657.

Lot 158 Manufacturer's Catalogues: SENTINEL brochure for diesel hydraulic industrial shunting locomotives. Coloured pictorial covers, ring bound, 18pp dated August 1961. Plus four Rolls Royce brochures for locomotive diesel engines. (5) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 657.

Lot 159 Manufacturer's Catalogues: ROBERT HUDSON & SONS LTD South Africa edition "Light Railway Equipment" folder containing several glossy coloured brochures, many relating to mining operations. Circa mid 1950s. Plus a number of company brochures and leaflets relating to light railway materials, mine locomotives, cranes, etc. (Qty) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 7946.

Lot 160 Manufacturer's Catalogues: Six ROBERT HUDSON LTD catalogues of "Hudson Light Railway Materials". Catalogue 57 sections A, B, E, F, G part 1 & 2. Each with card covers, 44pp, fully illustrated, circa 1950s. Plus four "Railtrux Division" folders of leaflets and information. (10) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 7946.

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