Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 9th December 2016

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Lot 361 Menus: BR named train wine list from the Comet. 4pp laminated card with yellow, red and black illustrated cover showing firework type design. Print date September 1960. VGC. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1406.

Lot 362 Menus: BR named train wine list from the Shamrock. 4pp laminated card with green, blue and black illustrated cover. Print date September 1960. VGC. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1406.

Lot 363 Menus: BR named train wine list from The Midlander. 4pp laminated card with yellow, blue and brown illustrated cover. Print date May 1960. VGC. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1406.

Lot 364 Menus: Three large sized 1pp thin card MENUS from Scottish hotels circa late 1950s. Central Hotel Glasgow, Turnberry Hotel, Caledonian Hotel Edinburgh. Each 11" x 13", decorative design. (3) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1022.

Lot 365 Menus: CUNARD WHITE STAR LINE luncheon menu for RMS Antonia. 4pp with coloured illustration of Queen Mary on front. Dated September 1937. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1406.

Lot 366 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: METROPOLITAN RAILWAY official publication "Metroland". 1931 edition with coloured pictorial covers showing canal scene. 146pp plus fold out map. Slight foxing to covers. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2437.

Lot 367 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: LSWR "Tourist Arrangements" booklet dated May 1914. Green and brown illustrated covers, 101pp. Covers slightly grubby but OK. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 249.

Lot 368 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: MIDLAND RAILWAY official publication "England The Land of History and Romance". Maroon card covers, 48pp fully illustrated guide published for the USA market circa early 1920s. Fading and marking to covers, some foxing to contents. - This item was not sold.

Lot 369 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: MIDLAND RAILWAY "The Peak of Derbyshire - England's Most Picturesque County". Green print illustrated covers showing Haddon Hall, 32pp illustrated guide to the area, dated May 1914. Foxing and wear. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2144.

Lot 370 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: L&YR "Tourist Arrangements" booklet dated 1895 season. Foolscap sized, 56pp. Covers detached and very grubby. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 3937.

Lot 371 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: L&YR booklet for the "Visit of the Members of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers to the Horwich Workshops of the Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway Co" on Thursday 29th July 1909. Paperback, 45pp plus fold out plan. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 8383.

Lot 372 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: L&YR handbill type booklet "Programme of Whitsuntide Excursions from Rochdale, Castleton, Heywood, Bury, etc". 16pp on blue coloured paper, dated May 1896. Covers dusty. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 3937.

Lot 373 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: L&YR official publication "Train Control Arrangements". Black and orange illustrated covers showing company coat of arms, 51pp, fully illustrated guide to systems in operation on the L&YR. Dated January 1921. Small stains on slightly worn covers, otherwise OK. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4812.

Lot 374 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: LNWR 8pp reprint from an article in the London Illustrated News re the visit of King Edward VII to the company works at Crewe on January 26th 1866. Some wear, vertical fold. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4812.

Lot 375 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: GER. Programme for the Funeral of Captain Charles Algernon Fryatt, Master of the GER Ship SS Brussels "Murdered by the Germans July 27th 1916 at Bruges, Belgium". 8pp, cover dusty. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 8378.

Lot 376 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: FRENCH STATE RAILWAYS & LB&SCR guide to Paris to London services via Newhaven and Dieppe. Brown covers with centre cut out showing coloured pictorial view of French loco. 16pp circa 1900s. VGC. - This item was not sold.

Lot 377 Official Publications Pre-Grouping: BOROUGH SECTIONAL GUIDES publication produced for the LNWR "Central Wales". Coloured pictorial covers showing river, 84pp guide book with fold out map. Circa 1910s. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 819.

Lot 378 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "GWR Docks 1936". Illustrated card covers, 332pp plus adverts and fold out maps. Details the company's extensive system of docks. Spine wear and small loss. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 3477.

Lot 379 Official Publications GWR: GWR booklet "Concerning the Mutual Interests of the Trader, the Traveller and the Great Western Railway". Paperback covers with title and coat of arms on front, 24pp plus plates, dated April 1923. Ring stain on slightly worn covers. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1338.

Lot 380 Official Publications GWR: GWR official publication "Holiday Haunts 1925". 750pp, no map in rear cover, bound into blue clothbound covers with title in gold on front. Bindings loose, covers very rubbed and worn. - This item was not sold.

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