Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Sale 235P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 12th September 2017

SRA Postal Auction: Handbills Pre-Nat

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Lot 406 LNER double sized handbill for an excursion to Croft Spa and Darlington from the Doncaster area for the eclipse of the sun, June 29th 1927. Red and black print with eclipse illustration. Vertical fold. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1172

Lot 407 FOOTBALL. Five LNER handbills for excursions to football matches including 1928 cup final between Blackburn and Huddersfield and for football matches at Lincoln. Pin holes down l/h edge of some. (5) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4695

Lot 408 HORSE RACING. Approx 12 LNER handbills for excursions to horse race meetings. Various locations including Uttoxeter, Doncaster and the Grand National. Dated 1925 - 1938. (12) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1535

Lot 409 Eight LNER buffet car excursion handbills with illustration of interior at top. Destinations include Leeds, Bradford, Southend, London, Cambridge, etc. Dated 1937 - 39. (8) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 324

Lot 410 One LNER and two BR(NE) double sized handbills for cricket matches. May programme of excursions from Bradford 1938, Yorkshire cricket at Scarborough 1957, excursions to Grosmont and Whitby, etc 1950. (3) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 324

Lot 411 APPROX 40 LMS and LNER handbills including a few for sporting events. Mostly single page examples. Very variable quality, some very poor, occasional duplication. Plus a few pre grouping, IOM and Irish handbills all very poor condition (40) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1535

Lot 412 Three CLC smaller sized 4pp leaflets detailing season ticket rates from Liverpool and Southport Lord Street. Printed on coloured paper, dated 1927 - 1937. (3) - Sold for £65 to bidder number 3285

Lot 413 SR longer type handbill for cheap tickets from various stations (including Lynton & Barnstaple stations) to Torrington for the Torrington May Fair. Dated March 1934. Plus two SR handbills for cheap tickets to Holsworthy for Holsworthy Peter's Fair May 1939 and cheap evening excursion to Bude and Okehampton 1939. Small string tears to last two examples. (3) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 8304

Lot 414 SR handbills. Excursion to Aldershot for the Tattoo 1938, similar dated 1936, excursion to Brighton Easter Monday 1934, Lingfield Park races 1936. String tears to most. (4) - Sold for £8 to bidder number 1535

Lot 415 GWR handbills. Small quantity of handbills including timetable for services between Paddington and Southampton, GWR Social & Educational Union exhibition, holiday season tickets, etc. Dated 1900s - 40s. Plus BR(W) 48pp handbill type booklet of passenger train alterations for the coronation, 2nd June 1953. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1535

Total number of Lots in Handbills Pre-Nat: 10.

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