Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 10th March 2017

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Previous Lots

Lot 101 General Books 3: BR(E) foolscap sized typescript document "Thrumpton" containing details of operation of the power box with large fold out copy of the signalbox diagram. Dated 1974. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 271.

Lot 102 General Books 3: BR(NE) Freight Development Section, Commercial Superintendent's Office typescript report "On Either Side". Shows line diagrams for West Hartlepool to Saltburn and Thornaby to Darlington, station receipts for 1953 and diagram of lines Middleborough District. Foolscap sized, 10 pages, dated April 1954. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1409.

Lot 103 General Books 3: BR(E) large sized typescript report "Proposed Withdrawal of Passenger Services Peterborough - Grimsby, Firsby - Skegness, Willoughby - Mablethorpe". 20+ pages, dated May 1964. Plus 12 page supplement dated August 1964. (2) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1645.

Lot 104 General Books 3: BR. File of papers relating to the train heating boiler on Brush diesel locos. 50+ pages dated 1962. - This item was not sold.

Lot 105 General Books 3: CARD COVERED BOOKLET "Railway Reminiscences - LSWR 1879 to SR 1925" by "WB". 32pp dated 1937. Plus BR(S) souvenir booklet for the Waterloo Station Centenary 1848-1948. 31pp. (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 106 General Books 3: SHILDON RAILWAY INSTITUTE souvenir booklet of the centenary 1833 - 1933. Illustrated paperback covers, 44pp. - This item was not sold.

Lot 107 General Books 3: CHARLES BUTTERS & SONS catalogue for the Sale of Railwayana at Derby in November 1964. 28 typescript pages plus covering letter from BR. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 271.

Lot 108 General Books 3: LIVERPOOL OVERHEAD RAILWAY guide book. Landscape format, buff paperback covers with photo illustration on front. 12pp with centre-page fold-out map of the line and features en-route. Issued circa late 1930s. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 4283.

Lot 109 General Books 3: ISLE OF MAN PUBLICITY BOARD official guide to the island. Coloured pictorial covers showing girl on beach, 116pp plus fold out map. Circa 1930s. Advert for LNER on front. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 293.

Lot 110 General Books 3: Early 10" TRANSACORD 78rpm gramophone record "The Lickey Incline - freight trains" Replacement sleeve. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 3451.

Lot 111 General Books 3: TRAVELLING POST OFFICE route book for the North Western TPO Night Down issued to help mail bag apparatus staff to become familiar with the route. 15pp dated October 1946. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2780.

Lot 112 General Books 3: RAILWAY YEAR BOOK 1927. Hardback, 384pp plus adverts. Faded spine. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4732.

Lot 113 General Books 3: ILLINOIS CENTRAL RAILROAD. Collection of fifteen documents relating to stockholders matters, meetings, etc. Dated 1900 - 1908. (15) - This item was not sold.

Lot 114 General Books 3: TURNBULL'S hardback book "Dock and Port Charges for the United Kingdom". 500+pp plus several fold out plans of docks. Circa 1910s. Covers rubbed and bumped. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1133.

Lot 115 General Books 3: RIVER TYNE OFFICIAL HANDBOOK 1930. Illustrated hardback covers, 120pp plus adverts and fold out maps, published by Andrew Reid & Co. Slight cover wear, bindings a little loose. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2028.

Lot 116 General Books 3: MERSEY DOCKS AND HARBOUR BOARD statement of accounts for year ending July 1931. Foolscap sized, 24pp in illustrated hardback boards showing coat of arms. - This item was not sold.

Lot 117 General Books 3: ORIENT LINE hardback book "The Norwegian Fjords". Blue clothbound covers with title in gold on front and spine. 129pp published circa 1930s. VGC. - This item was not sold.

Lot 118 General Books 3: J.C.BOURNE engraving "Bassildon Bridge over the Thames" taken from Bourne's GWR book circa 1830s. - This item was not sold.

Lot 119 General Books 3: H.G. BROWN "The Lead Storage Battery". Cloth covers, 202pp, 3rd edition published by Locomotive Publishing Company circa 1930. - This item was not sold.

Lot 120 General Books 3: INVERNESS AND CALEDONIAN CANAL photographic view album. 16pp, hardback covers, printed by Valentine & Sons, Dundee. Plus Elgin and Lossiemouth Tourist Guide, fully illustrated, 72pp, circa 1930s, same publisher. (2) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 353.

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