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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 13th June 2017
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Lot 101 General Books 3: TRAVELLING POST OFFICE route book for the Great Western TPO issued to help mail bag apparatus staff to become familiar with the route. 13pp dated October 1945. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 486.
Lot 102 General Books 3: BINDER containing vol.2 issues 7 - 10 of RCTS published typecript "Railway News" dated 1928 - 29. Plus vol.2 issues 14, 17, 19 - 22 of The Railway Observer. Some wear and annotations. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1154.
Lot 103 General Books 3: BR(M) internal publication "Birmingham New Street Signal Box - notes for the guidance of area controllers, signalmen, etc". Foolscap sized, card covers, 18 typescript pages plus fold out diagrams. Circa early 1960s. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1133.
Lot 104 General Books 3: BRITISH TRANSPORT COMMISSION "BEECHING REPORT" "The Reshaping of British Railways". Two part report, part 1 148pp report and part 2 containing maps. Published 1963. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 324.
Lot 105 General Books 3: BRB appendix to the report on the withdrawal of passenger services between Bere Alston and Okehampton. 20+ foolscap sized type script pages, dated 1964. One page detached. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1644.
Lot 106 General Books 3: BR(NE) signalling notice No.15A re introduction of colour light signalling between Tweedmouth South and Crag Mill signalboxes. 5pp plus fold out diagram. Dated April 1960. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4283.
Lot 107 General Books 3: BR(W) CM&EE Department Paddington typescript document "Allocation of Diesel Locomotives & Multiple Units". Card covers, 71 typescript pages, dated October 1975. Covers slightly faded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 108 General Books 3: Three BR "Engine Record Cards" for locos 90216, 65166, 42894. Each shows loco information and details of works visits. Plus Locomotive Casualty Reports for incidents to locos 43928, 45641, 46112, 46103. (7) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1645.
Lot 109 General Books 3: Three BR "Engine Record Cards" for locos 45526 Morecambe and Heysham, 43464 and 47606. Each shows loco information and details of works visits. (3) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1645.
Lot 110 General Books 3: BR(M) "Locomotive Stock Book". Foolscap sized, card covers containing 160+ typescript pages detailing loco allocations with amendments to show transfers. Dated April 1960. Very well used condition. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 341.
Lot 111 General Books 3: BR(E) typescript report "Proposed Withdrawal of Passenger Services Grantham - Lincoln Central and from intermediate stations between Lincoln Central and Barnetby (except Market Rasen)". 20+ pages, dated August 1964. Plus similar for Peterborough - Grimsby, Firsby - Skegness, Willoughby - Mablethorpe dated May 1964. (2) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1645.
Lot 112 General Books 3: File of mostly BTC and Railway Executive papers re proposed loco and rolling stock liveries. Approx 20 typescript pages dated 1946 - 1956. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 911.
Lot 113 General Books 3: BR(E) file of papers and plans re the recovery of redundant trackwork etc at various east Lincolnshire locations. Dated mid 1960s. - This item was not sold.
Lot 114 General Books 3: BR SIGNALBOX TRAIN REGISTER from Pepper Hill signalbox. Duly completed for the period between August and September 1971. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4128.
Lot 115 General Books 3: BR(W) headed letter from the CM&EE, Swindon explaining the colours of ex GWR brass and cast iron cabside plates. Dated 1961. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1181.
Lot 116 General Books 3: Eight LMS, BR and St.John Ambulance Association certificates for passing various classes in clerical work, signalling and first aid. Many ornate type, some on card. Awarded to one person between 1923 and 1950. Condition varies. (8) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1143.
Lot 117 General Books 3: BR(M) document "Proposed future pattern of passenger train services on the ex Great Central line and closure of certain individual stations". Card covers, foolscap sized, 20+ typescript pages plus fold out map, dated February 1961. Rusty staples. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4995.
Lot 118 General Books 3: RAPHAEL TUCK & CO. booklet "Our Trains". Colour pictorial card covers and 16pp of full colour illustrations by Frank Mason. Circa 1930s. Cover creasing and wear. - This item was not sold.
Lot 119 General Books 3: POCKET SIZED booklet "Route Whistle Book - Scottish Region" compiled by FEMIC Scottish Group. Blue card covers, 102pp dated 1954. - This item was not sold.
Lot 120 General Books 3: 6 BR(S) carriage window destination labels from the 1950s and 60s. Southampton Terminus, Romsey, Ilfracombe, Plymouth Friary, Birmingham Snow Hill, Salisbury. Green print, folded. (6) - This item was not sold.