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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 10th March 2017
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Lot 141 Early Paperwork: GREAT NORTH OF ENGLAND RAILWAY "Report of the Great North of England Railway connecting Leeds and York with Newcastle upon Tyne" by Thomas Storey. Blue card covers, 25pp plus two fold out maps. Detailed report into the benefits and advantages of the building the railway. Henry Pease's personal copy, published in 1836. Good condition for age. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 1250.
Lot 142 Early Paperwork: ISLE OF WIGHT RAILWAY COMPANY writing paper. Company name and small illustration of loco in red print embossed style at top. Unused. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 2708.
Lot 143 Early Paperwork: YORK AND NORTH MIDLAND RAILWAY "Requisition for Passenger Tickets" form, used 1856. - This item was not sold.
Lot 144 Early Paperwork: MID - CUMBERLAND RAILWAY headed pre printed letter from the promoters of the railway. 2pp, dated 1882. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2997.
Lot 145 Early Paperwork: BURNHAM BERROW & BRENT KNOLL LIGHT RAILWAY "Reference Book of Lands to be taken, etc". Foolscap sized, 6pp dated 1898. Plus copy of the light railways act for the railway dated 1896. (2) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 2997.
Lot 146 Early Paperwork: BIRMINGHAM KIDDERMINSTER AND STOKE RAILWAY 6pp foolscap sized "Estimate of Expenses" for the construction of the line. Dated 1890. Worn. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 2997.
Lot 147 Early Paperwork: MARTON AND HARBURY RAILWAY "Declaration" listing major investors in the company. Foolscap sized, 4pp, folded, dated 1861. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1555.
Lot 148 Early Paperwork: SOUTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY "Subscription Contract" for various proposed works. Foolscap sized, 8pp, dated 1854. - Sold for £8 to bidder number 384.
Lot 149 Early Paperwork: WIGTOWNSHIRE RAILWAY COMPANY fully headed letter from the Secretary's Office. Dated 1890. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1409.
Lot 150 Early Paperwork: CHARD AND TAUNTON RAILWAY COMPANY "Subscription Contract". Large sized, 4 page handwritten document on vellum, dated 1863. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 2997.
Lot 151 Early Paperwork: DUNDEE & PERTH RAILWAY COMPANY fully headed letter dated 1846. - This item was not sold.
Lot 152 Early Paperwork: Pair of HUNSTANTON AND WEST NORFOLK RAILWAY COMPANY counterfoils from the issue of certificates of 5% debenture stock. Dated 1874. - This item was not sold.
Lot 153 Early Paperwork: ESK VALLEY RAILWAY prospectus. 4pp, folded, dated 186x. Contemporary annotations. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1555.
Lot 154 Early Paperwork: MANCHESTER & SOUTHPORT RAILWAY (MAIN LINE) 4pp foolscap sized form detailing property in Burscough needed for the building of the railway including small plan. Dated 1852. Small section removed from rear page not affecting text. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1555.
Lot 155 Early Paperwork: Two SOUTHWOLD RAILWAY paperwork items. Receipt for payments to the company and train staff ticket. Both unused. (2) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4203.
Lot 156 Early Paperwork: GNR director's report and statement of accounts for the half year ending June 1910. Large size, 16pp, folded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 157 Early Paperwork: NER Parliamentary Notice envelope and contents from the company Solicitor's Office. Dated 1897. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1250.
Lot 158 Early Paperwork: LONDON AND BIRMINGHAM RAILWAY share call receipt for the third call on new £32 shares. Dated 1846. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 979.
Lot 159 Early Paperwork: LONDON AND BIRMINGHAM RAILWAY share transfer certificate for £20 shares dated 1846. Foolscap sized, folded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 160 Early Paperwork: LONDON & BIRMINGHAM RAILWAY CONSOLS large format share transfer certificate for £225 of consolidated stock dated 1844. Ornate scrolled title, not cancelled, folded. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 2997.