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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 12th September 2017
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Lot 41 General Books 2: NER booklet "Routes, Running Powers, Working Arrangements and Jointly Owned Railways". Green paperback covers, 39pp dated September 1913. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4812.
Lot 42 General Books 2: Eight NER or LNER agreements covering various operations including supply of electricity, sidings, taxi ranks, etc. Mostly on blue paper, dated 1910s - 1930s. (8) - This item was not sold.
Lot 43 General Books 2: LSWR special notice No.1 "Supplementary Notice of Special Traffic in connection with the homecoming of Lord Roberts from South Africa, 2nd/3rd January 1901". Lilac coloured print, 13pp, many faults, generally poor condition. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1172.
Lot 44 General Books 2: LSWR signalling notice No.20 of 1909 re new and altered signals at Queens Rd East & West, Overton, Salisbury West, Crewkerne Gates. 7pp. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 624.
Lot 45 General Books 2: LSWR signalling notice No.10 of 1910 re opening of an additional line between St.Denys and Bitterne stations and new and altered signals at Bournemouth West. 4pp. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 624.
Lot 46 General Books 2: LSWR signalling notice No.27 of 1909 re new and altered signals at Clapham Junction East & West Windsor Boxes, Southampton West & South Molton Road. 3pp. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 7792.
Lot 47 General Books 2: LSWR signalling notice No.25 of 1909 re the re-naming of Worple Road Crossing, working traffic to and from the Lord Mayor Treloar Cripples' Home near Alton station, also new and altered signals at Southampton. 4pp. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 199.
Lot 48 General Books 2: LNWR three page handwritten list of proposed office staff changes as submitted to the Locomotive Committee in January 1896. Large size, folded, signed by FW Webb. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1426.
Lot 49 General Books 2: LNWR signalbox train register book. Location unclear, duly completed for the period between February and April 1895. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1426.
Lot 50 General Books 2: SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY "General Statement of the Position and Projects of the Company 1845-46". 45pp plus fold out map, clothbound hardback book with title in gold on front, published by the company in 1845. Spine poor, covers worn and loose, tape repairs to map. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4812.
Lot 51 General Books 2: SR supplementary notice No.P2 re royal train for Queen Mary and suite from Bognor to Victoria and return on March 3rd 1929. 10pp. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1172.
Lot 52 General Books 2: SR book of "Insured Merchandise" forms (duplicate side) for items sent from Launceston. 100 pages duly completed between 1945 and 1951. - This item was not sold.
Lot 53 General Books 2: SR signalling instruction No.40 dated 1932 re introduction of colour light signalling in and around the Brighton area. 8pp plus large fold out diagram. Plus similar for the Haywards Heath area etc. 8pp plus large fold out diagram. Wear and foxing. (2) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4812.
Lot 54 General Books 2: BOUND VOLUME of LMS acts dated between 1923 and 1937, mostly relating to the Birmingham area. 200+pp in clothbound hardback covers. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1426.
Lot 55 General Books 2: LMS Midland Section instruction booklet re detention of passenger trains for connections and arrangements for loading luggage, etc. 35pp dated September 1928. Covers worn and detached. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 271.
Lot 56 General Books 2: LMS Chief Mechanical Engineer's Department typescript document "Special Features on Class 2 2-6-0 Freight Engines and Class 2 2-6-4 Passenger Tank Engines". Card covers, 12 pages plus diagrams. Dated June 1947. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 321.
Lot 57 General Books 2: LMS instruction book re availability, examination and collection of tickets (August 1925), LNER North Eastern Area Southern Division booklet "Arrangements for Signalling in Foggy Weather or During Falling Snow". Pink coloured paperback covers, 60pp dated November 1927, LNER booklet "Information Relating to Transit and Delivery of General Goods between Newcastle and Neighbouring Stations". Green coloured card covers, 11pp, dated September 1927. (3) - This item was not sold.
Lot 58 General Books 2: LMS report re the system of loco maintenance and repairs and correspondence discussing the report. 20+ foolscap sized typescript pages, dated 1947. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 246.
Lot 59 General Books 2: LMS paperback booklet "Breakdown Van Districts and Steam Crane and Fire Train Areas (England and Wales)". 14pp dated June 1926. Cover dusty. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1426.
Lot 60 General Books 2: LMS Chief Mechanical Engineer's Department typescript document "Special Features on Class 5 4-6-0 Mixed Traffic Engines fitted with British Caprotti Valve Gear and Timken Roller Bearings, etc". Card covers, 14 pages plus many fold out diagrams. Dated December 1947. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 321.