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Sale 226P, Closing Date: 10th March 2017
SRA Postal Auction: Posters Letterpress
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Lot 948 LMS 24" x 18" letterpress poster on orange coloured paper advertising day excursion from Tain, Alness, Dingwall, etc to Inverness for the MacTavish Camanachd Cup Final between Newtonmore and Brae Lochaber and Highland Football League matches between Caledonian & Fraserburgh and Citadel & Elgin City. Dated April 1924. Folded. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1022
Lot 949 LMS 24" x 18" letterpress poster on green coloured paper advertising half day excursion from Dingwall, Foulis and Novar to Alness for the Mid - Ross Football Shield semi final between Alness United and Dingwall Victoria United. Dated April 1924. Folded. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1022
Lot 950 LMS d/r letterpress poster "In Birmingham the LMS Hotel is the Queen's Hotel". Green lettering on yellow background. Undated. Folded, very grubby and worn. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1331
Lot 951 NBR 20" x 12" letterpress poster listing sailings from Liverpool and advertising service as general carriers via the Midland Railway. Dated June 1907. Folded, fold tears and tape repairs on rear, generally worn. - This item was not sold.
Lot 952 GNSR 18" x 12" letterpress poster "Special Notice" reminding staff to take extra care in snow storms etc. Red print, dated November 1911. Folded, fold tears, edge loss, very fragile. - This item was not sold.
Lot 953 WAR OFFICE (probably) d/r letterpress poster "Defence Areas" listing stations in southern England, IOW, East Anglia, etc where it is prohibited to enter for holidays, recreation or pleasure purposes. Undated, folded. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1154
Lot 954 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE d/r letterpress poster "Goods Train Traffic during Christmas" detailing arrangements. Blue and pink print, undated, folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848
Lot 955 LNER d/r letterpress poster "Restaurant and Buffet Cars". Maroon and blue print listing the services on which restaurant and buffet cars will be included. Undated. Folded. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 3118
Lot 956 LNER d/r letterpress poster "Excursions from York to Hull (for the fair), Bridlington, Filey, etc" dated October 1946. Blue print with winking eye logo at top. Folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 353
Lot 957 LNER d/r letterpress poster "Please do not open the carriage door whilst the train is in motion.....". Red and blue print, undated, folded. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 3118
Lot 958 GWR 30" x 22" letterpress poster "Regulations Respecting Hours & Wages of Drivers & Firemen". Dated August 1919. Folded, fragile and with faults. - This item was not sold.
Lot 959 Four GWR. 11¼" x 17¼" "Situations Vacant" posters for positions at Pwllheli, Swindon, Aberdare, etc. Dated 1929. All very fragile and with edge flaking. (4) - Sold for £85 to bidder number 1080
Lot 960 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster announcing the proposed withdrawal of passenger services between Edinburgh Waverley and Musselburgh. Dated July 1964. Folded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1215
Lot 961 BR(M) d/r letterpress poster announcing interruption of the electric train service between London and Watford Junction on Sundays between September 1953 and May 1954. Red and black print, folded, slight browning to edges. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 3021
Lot 962 BR(NE) d/r poster "Really Competitive Cheap Day Return Tickets - Hexham - Reedsmouth, Falstone - Riccarton Junction". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1953. Folded, some discolouration at folds. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 8462
Lot 963 BR(NE) d/r poster "Really Competitive Cheap Day Return Tickets from Keighley". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1953. Folded, some discolouration at folds. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848
Lot 964 BR(NE) d/r poster "Really Competitive Cheap Day Return Tickets to South Shields". Shows fares from various stations in the area. Dated 1953. Folded, some discolouration at folds, edge and fold tears (some large), tape repairs on rear. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 8462
Lot 965 BR(NE) d/r letterpress poster "Enjoy a Day by the Sea - Cullercoats, Monkseaton, etc". Red and blue print, dated 1953. Folded, very large fold tears. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 8462
Lot 966 LONDONDERRY & LOUGH SWILLY RAILWAY 20" x 12" letterpress poster "Notice of Increase of Rates". Dated November 1917. Folded, edge tears and wear. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 907
Total number of Lots in Posters Letterpress: 19.
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