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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 12th September 2017
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Lot 21 General Books 1: BOUND VOLUME of Light Railway Orders relating to Birmingham Corporation and Halesowen Light Railway dated between 1902 and 1926. 200+pp in clothbound hardback covers. - This item was not sold.
Lot 22 General Books 2: EDINBURGH & GLASGOW RAILWAY ledger type bound volume of acts of parliament relating to the railway. Part leather bound hardback covers, 200+pp, good for age. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4812.
Lot 23 General Books 2: OLIVER & AIREY RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE OFFICIAL HANDBOOK OF STATIONS dated 1873. Hardback covers (front detached). 164pp plus adverts and appendix. Complete with 18pp appendix dated 1874. Covers worn. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 1644.
Lot 24 General Books 2: OLIVER & AIREY RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE OFFICIAL HANDBOOK OF STATIONS dated 1882. Hardback covers with title on front. 300+pp including adverts and appendix. Covers worn. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 7504.
Lot 25 General Books 2: OLIVER & AIREY RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE OFFICIAL HANDBOOK OF STATIONS eighth edition dated 1900. Hardback covers with title on front. 400+pp including adverts and appendix. Covers bumped. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 4743.
Lot 26 General Books 2: RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE OFFICIAL HANDBOOK OF STATIONS 1925. Hardback covers, 715pp, title page missing, bindings loose, covers rubbed, generally very poor. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1426.
Lot 27 General Books 2: RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE OFFICIAL HANDBOOK OF STATIONS 1938. Hardback covers, 654pp. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1426.
Lot 28 General Books 2: RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE publication "List of Ticket Nippers in use by the Railway and Steamship Companies". Green paperback covers, 54pp dated March 1909. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4739.
Lot 29 General Books 2: LSWR & LBSCR 4pp foolscap sized royal train notice No.5 "Funeral Train Conveying the body of Her Late Majesty Queen Victoria accompanied by King Edward VII and the German Emperor". Lilac coloured print, dated February 2nd 1901. Edge wear and faults. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2144.
Lot 30 General Books 2: LBSCR supplement to notice of special traffic No.19 re royal special train for the Princess of Wales and suite from Victoria to Portsmouth Dockyard on May 10th 1876. 6pp, foolscap sized, edges a little brittle. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 1950.
Lot 31 General Books 2: LBSCR supplementary notice No.28 re royal train for Prince and Princess Arisugawa of Japan from Victoria to Portsmouth Dockyard on July 10th 1905. 4pp, foolscap sized, printed on pink coloured paper. Edges faded and a little brittle. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 624.
Lot 32 General Books 2: LBSCR supplementary notice No.47 re royal train for King Edward VII and suite from Singleton to Victoria via Midhurst on November 26th 1904. 4pp, foolscap sized, printed on green paper. Edges faded and a little brittle. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 7761.
Lot 33 General Books 2: LBSCR specification document for a four-wheel coupled locomotive engine for passenger trains. Large size, green card covers, 24pp dated 1880. Unused, faults and wear to covers, contents OK. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 624.
Lot 34 General Books 2: LBSCR signalling notice No.47 re the extension of electrification - lowering of lines at Norwood Junction. Foolscap sized, 1pp dated January 1911, folded and with fold tears. Very fragile. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 624.
Lot 35 General Books 2: GNR circular No.6853a "Regulations for Working Slip Carriages". Foolscap sized, 1pp dated August 1889. Worn, damage to rear where removed from album. Plus similar No.6510a re designation of trains, dated January 1889. (2) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 7961.
Lot 36 General Books 2: MIDLAND RAILWAY booklet "Through Booking Arrangements with the Manchester Ship Canal Company at Manchester for through loads of 1 ton and upwards". Red clothbound card covers, 18pp, fold out plan of docks missing. Dated September 1918. Some annotations, covers worn. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1644.
Lot 37 General Books 2: Approx 13 MIDLAND RAILWAY 1pp signalbox notices re instructions to be observed at various signalboxes on the system. Includes several Nottinghamshire locations. (13) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1143.
Lot 38 General Books 2: MIDLAND HOTEL & REFRESHMENT ROOMS DERBY stocktaking sheets. 12 handwritten pages listing wines, spirits, cigars, foodstuff, horses & tack. Dated 1859/60. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 356.
Lot 39 General Books 2: MANCHESTER, SHEFFIELD & LINCOLNSHIRE RAILWAY counterfoil side book of tickets for recording time spent shunting at a station and reason for being detained. Issued at Hexthorpe station in 1881. - This item was not sold.
Lot 40 General Books 2: HULL & BARNSLEY AND GREAT CENTRAL RAILWAYS JOINT COMMITTEE act to transfer to the company works authorised by the HB&WRJR&D. 39pp dated 1906. Contained in hardback, clothbound covers with title on spine. Covers stained and a little warped. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 225.