Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 10th March 2017

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Previous Lots

Lot 161 Early Paperwork: LONDON AND NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY share certificate for one £12-10-0 share dated 1853. Seal removed in cancellation. - This item was not sold.

Lot 162 Early Paperwork: CITY OF GLASGOW UNION RAILWAY large format document detailing law, parliamentary and engineering expenses from opening of railway to January 1883 plus two large format mortgage deeds for £200 dated 1870 and £3000 dated 1891. Also four bankers receipts for shares dated 1876 - 1879, each with Victorian revenue stamps attached. (7) - This item was not sold.

Lot 163 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 £22 to bidder number 384.

Lot 164 Early Paperwork: GILBERT, PLATER AND CO Blossoms Inn Railway Office, Cheapside consignment note for goods sent via Brighton Railway, GWR, Birmingham Railway, SER, Eastern Counties, etc. Vignette of train at top. Used, undated. - This item was not sold.

Lot 165 Early Paperwork: CONTINENTAL AND GENERAL TRAMWAY share prospectus dated 1873. Large size, 4pp, folded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 166 Early Paperwork: SCOTLAND. Twelve items of paperwork from Caledonian Railway Hotels and North British Railway Hotels. Includes headed letter paper, envelopes, invoices, postcards, etc. Most used. (Qty) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1183.

Lot 167 Early Paperwork: SHROPSHIRE & MONTGOMERYSHIRE RAILWAY. Box file of S&MR invoices. Mostly used. (Qty) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 384.

Lot 168 Early Paperwork: APPROX 14 Midland Railway and 19 East Lancashire Railway goods and minerals invoices. All used and dated 1858. (Qty) - This item was not sold.

Lot 169 Manufacturer's Catalogues: SIEMENS AND GENERAL ELECTRIC RAILWAY SIGNAL COMPANY LIMITED hardback folder containing company catalogues and brochures for various signalling equipment. Circa 1920s. Wear to folder, wear to some of the contents. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2670.

Lot 170 Manufacturer's Catalogues: W.G. BAGNALL catalogue of locomotives. Coloured pictorial card covers, comb binding, 48pp, fully illustrated. Circa 1950s. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3371.

Lot 171 Manufacturer's Catalogues: W.G. BAGNALL. 41 official photographic cards showing B&W views of company locomotives. Reverse side shows technical details. No apparent duplication. (41) - This item was not sold.

Lot 172 Manufacturer's Catalogues: R. STEPHENSON & HAWTHORNS LTD booklet "Main Line Locomotives by R. Stephenson & Hawthorns Ltd". Pocket sized, 30+pp with photographs and technical details of locomotives produced by the company with text in four languages. Circa 1930s. - Sold for £180 to bidder number 1821.

Lot 173 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. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 2746.

Lot 174 Manufacturer's Catalogues: SKF BEARINGS (Luton) catalogue of roller bearing axle boxes for railway rolling stock. 30pp guide with many examples of stock using company products. Illustrated card covers, published 1929. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 3451.

Lot 175 Manufacturer's Catalogues: RUSTON HORNSBY specification document and company brochures for the construction of a diesel mechanical or diesel electric locomotive for Vauxhall Motors Ltd, Luton. Dated 1955. Condition varies. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 820.

Lot 176 Manufacturer's Catalogues: RUSTON & HORNSBY LTD of Lincoln catalogue for Ruston Oil Engines. Illustrated card covers, 40pp, fully illustrated plus fold-out diagram, circa 1920s. VGC. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 246.

Lot 177 Manufacturer's Catalogues: FOWLER (Leeds) foolscap sized book of photos and instructions for operating the 176bhp diesel shunting locomotive. Card covers, 4 typescript pages, circa late 1950s. Plus similar for the 230bhp diesel shunting locomotive. (2) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 384.

Lot 178 Manufacturer's Catalogues: VULCAN LOCOMOTIVES catalogue. Illustrated card covers showing steam and electric locomotives. 124pp fully illustrated guide to the activities of the works and locos built. Circa 1955. Covers very worn. - This item was not sold.

Lot 179 Manufacturer's Catalogues: VULCAN FOUNDRY LTD small sized 30+pp illustrated guide to locos built mostly for overseas railways showing photos and technical details of each type. Circa 1930s. Brown and black artwork covers. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1821.

Lot 180 Manufacturer's Catalogues: BEYER PEACOCK QUARTERLY REVIEW. Three issues of the company in-house magazine dated January 1929, January, April 1931. (3) - This item was not sold.

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