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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 13th June 2017
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Lot 21 General Books 1: GRINLING C.H: "The History of the Great Northern Railway 1845 - 1902". Hardback, 463pp published by Methuen in 1903. Spine wear. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 225.
Lot 22 General Books 1: HARDBACK BOOK "Photo Pictures in East Anglia" by Payne Jennings. 136pp published by the author. GER coat of arms in gold on front. Undated, good condition. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1285.
Lot 23 General Books 1: HARDBACK BOOK with dust jacket "A History of the Gloucester Railway Carriage & Wagon Co Ltd". 64pp published by Weidenfield and Nicolson in 1960. Minor wear to dust jacket. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 657.
Lot 24 General Books 1: HARDBACK BOOK with dust jacket: "The Railway Foundry, Leeds 1839-1969" by R Nelson Redman. 206pp history of EB Wilson-Hudswell Clark & Co. Ltd published by Goose & Son in 1972. Spine of dust jacket faded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1154.
Lot 25 General Books 1: ASSAM RAILWAYS AND TRADING COMPANY LTD published hardback book "The Story of the Assam Railways And Trading Company 1881 - 1951". 64pp illustrated history of the company published 1951. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 2244.
Lot 26 General Books 1: DARJEELING-HIMALAYAN RAILWAY COMPANY official guide and souvenir "Darjeeling and It's Mountain Railway". Hardback clothbound covers with title in gold on front. 106pp, published 1921. Some cover wear and marking. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2799.
Lot 27 General Books 2: FOOLSCAP SIZED "Memorandum on the Replica of the Rocket constructed by Robert Stephenson & Co in 1929 for Henry Ford Esq". Part leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front, 16 typescript pages plus attached photos. Covers rubbed. - This item was not sold.
Lot 28 General Books 2: AIRDRIE AND BATHGATE JUNCTION RAILWAY report on the mineral fields along the line carried out by mining engineers. Foolscap sized, card covers, 14pp dated 1846. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4812.
Lot 29 General Books 2: NORTH MIDLAND RAILWAY "Book of Reference". Foolscap sized, 171pp later Midland Railway clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on spine. Circa 1830s. Lists all the properties affected by the building of the line between Leeds and Derby. - Sold for £180 to bidder number 356.
Lot 30 General Books 2: Large sized LEDGER type hardback book. Originally intended to be an accounts book for the Skene & Echt Railway and St.Combs Light Railway but hardly used. Used many years later used as a Day Book for section No.1 Aberdeen, P. Way Gang. Approx 200 handwritten pages used between 1938 and 1962. Mine of information. Well used condition. - Sold for £200 to bidder number 254.
Lot 31 General Books 2: BOUND VOLUME of the proceedings in the House of Commons for the act to enable the Caledonian Railway to construct lines in the Glasgow area. 256pp in foolscap sized part leather bound hardback covers. Dated 1881. Cover wear. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4812.
Lot 32 General Books 2: BOUND VOLUME of the proceedings in the House of Commons and House of Lords for the act to enable the Caledonian Railway to construct a connecting line between Larbert and Grangemouth. 330pp in foolscap sized part leather bound hardback covers. Dated 1881. Cover wear. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1608.
Lot 33 General Books 2: BOUND VOLUME of the House of Commons Committee evidence for and against the Edinburgh & Glasgow Railway bill. 250+pp in foolscap sized part leather bound hardback covers. Dated 1838. Spine missing causing covers and a few pages to become detached. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4812.
Lot 34 General Books 2: REPORT of the arbitration between the Metropolitan Railway and the GCR re the history of the Metropolitan since 1872 in regard to its northern policy. Foolscap sized, 42pp dated 1899. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1644.
Lot 35 General Books 2: Bound volume of THE LOCOMOTIVE NEWS AND RAILWAY NOTES, volume 6 - 10 covering 1920 - 21. 500+pp bound into modern hardback covers. VGC. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 2586.
Lot 36 General Books 2: BOUND VOLUME of "Railway Travel Monthly Magazine" volume 1 May - December 1910. 704pp, some cover wear. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1154.
Lot 37 General Books 2: BEMROSE & SONS published "Midland Railway Panoramic Guide". Foolscap sized, 64pp "Along the Line" type guide with fold out map (torn). Circa 1874. Disbound, no covers. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1642.
Lot 38 General Books 2: BEMROSE & SONS published "SER Panoramic Guide". Foolscap sized, 52pp "Along the Line" type guide with fold-out map. Circa 1875. A few annotations, cover faults, rear detached. Plus SER Accountant's Office typed list of cost of Dover Division works 1838 - 1847. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 2799.
Lot 39 General Books 2: FOOLSCAP SIZED paperback booklet "East Coast Railway Companies Powers over Scotch Railways - Extracts from Acts of parliament etc". 77pp, covers dusty. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4812.
Lot 40 General Books 2: MIDLAND RAILWAY hardback book "In Remembrance of the Brave Men of the Midland Railway who gave their lives in the Great War 1914-1919". 72pp list of those lost. Covers very stained. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1143.