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Sale 230P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 13th June 2017
SRA Postal Auction: Early Paperwork
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Lot 157 LEICESTER AND SWANNINGTON RAILWAY report of the General Meeting held on 9th August 1837. 4pp, tear off slip at end missing. Restored and later outer covers added for protection. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 356
Lot 158 CARLISLE AND HAWICK RAILWAY prospectus. 2pp, undated. Contemporary annotations, several later tape repairs at folds. - This item was not sold.
Lot 159 ABERDEEN AND TURRIFF RAILWAY director's report and statement of accounts for the year ending August 1859. Large size, 3pp on blue paper, folded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 160 DISLEY AND BUXTON LOOP LINE 12pp foolscap sized report of correspondence and copy memorial re the proposed line. Dated 1873. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 861
Lot 161 EASINGWOLD RAILWAY COMPANY fully headed letter from the Secretary's Office. Dated 1924. Laid on card. - This item was not sold.
Lot 162 PLYMOUTH, DEVONPORT & SOUTH WESTERN JUNCTION RAILWAY director's report and statement of accounts for the half year ending December 1904. Large size, 4pp, folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1144
Lot 163 GWR fully headed letter from 18 Duke Street, Westminster. Dated 1843 and signed by Brunel. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 458
Lot 164 GNR "Registered" envelope from King's Cross. Used, six cancelled 1d red stamps attached and two "Registered" rubber stamp markings. Dated 1871. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1250
Lot 165 LANCASTER AND PRESTON JUNCTION RAILWAY envelope. Used, 2d blue stamp attached. Plus Lancaster and Carlisle Railway envelope, also used and with 1d red stamp attached. (2) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1250
Lot 166 Three SER envelopes each with embossed coat of arms on rear flap in red, blue or non-coloured. One used 1894. Plus one SECR unused envelope with embossed coat of arms on rear flap. (4) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 249
Lot 167 GREAT NORTHERN Station Hotel Lincoln fully headed letter with cathedral illustration at top. Plus similar without illustration and title in red. Both used 1895. Also an itemised invoice from the GN Hotel King's Cross dated 1922. (3) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820
Lot 168 GCR Royal Victoria Station Hotel Sheffield itemised invoice with company coat of arms at top, dated 1905. Plus GCR envelope from the hotel dated 1913 and a LNER fully headed letter from the hotel dated 1932. Also a British Transport Hotels leaflet circa 1950s. (4) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2058
Lot 169 DAVID MACBRAYNE Glasgow and Highland Royal Mail Steamers headed letter paper from the RMS Chevalier on the Royal Route. Red and blue print with illustration of ship at top. Unused, dated 18xx. Folded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 170 CLEATOR & WORKINGTON JUNCTION RAILWAY envelope with embossed coat of arms in red on rear flap and pre paid stamp on front. Plus Furness Railway envelope with embossed coat of arms on rear flap (used 1905). Plus headed letters from the Furness, C&WJR, CK&PR. (8) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1929
Lot 171 GREAT EASTERN HOTEL Liverpool Street paperwork items. GER and LNER headed letters and a British Transport Hotels leaflet circa 1950s. (5) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 979
Lot 172 FURNESS RAILWAY. 14 items of paperwork including share call receipt dated 1873, headed letter dated 1878, dividend warrants and eight carter's delivery sheets dated 1923. Plus three Maryport and Carlisle Railway items including report of meeting 1868 and four CK&PR goods delivery notices dated 1920. (21) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1929
Lot 173 LARGE ALBUM of GER paperwork including signalling notices, headed letters, waybills, special order circulars etc. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 911
Lot 174 ALBUM of L&YR paperwork including memos, notices, headed letters, waybills, etc. - This item was not sold.
Lot 175 FOLDER containing a quantity of paperwork items. Various companies represented with many from GWR and constituent companies. (Qty) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 432
Lot 176 FOLDER containing a quantity of paperwork items. Various companies represented, several headed letters noted. (Qty) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 432
Lot 177 FOLDER containing a quantity of paperwork items. Various companies represented with many from the north of England and Scotland. (Qty) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 432
Lot 178 FOLDER containing a quantity of paperwork items. Various companies represented, several headed letters noted and a few disbound acts of parliament. (Qty) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 432
Total number of Lots in Early Paperwork: 22.
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