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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 12th September 2017
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Lot 61 General Books 2: LMS signalbox train register book. Location unclear but appears of be somewhere on the Midland main line. Duly completed for the period between February and April 1948. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 271.
Lot 62 General Books 2: LMS 12" x 7" poster for display at depots etc, "Notice to Enginemen - Engines taking on water on Preston and Wyre Line". Dated March 1931. - This item was not sold.
Lot 63 General Books 2: LMS & LNER correspondence and report into possible closure of the GC&NS joint line (Macclesfield - Marple). 17 foolscap sized typescript pages dated 1934. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 246.
Lot 64 General Books 2: LNER NEWS General Strike issues Nos.4 & 6 published May 1926. Each foolscap sized, 2pp detailing services and staffing during the disruption. (2) - Sold for £180 to bidder number 3771.
Lot 65 General Books 2: LNER typescript circular from the Advertising Manager re the exhibition of posters detailing the removal of posters and wash down of advertising poster boards, listing the posters to remain. Dated 1933. Single page, weak at folds. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848.
Lot 66 General Books 2: LNER Southern Area 20" x 16" circular "Reporting Trains and Engines in Advance - main line (between King's Cross and Werrington Junction)". Dated June 1944. Darkened with age, corner loss, very fragile and very poor condition. Tape repairs. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1644.
Lot 67 General Books 2: LNER publication "LNER - Commercial Geography". Clothbound, softback covers. 178pp plus fold out maps (one detached), dated 1925. Produced for staff studying for the company's secondary examination. Some wear. - This item was not sold.
Lot 68 General Books 2: LNER booklet "List of Towns and Places between which and Batley, Bradford, Dewsbury, etc Merchandise is Conveyed by LNER". Red cloth covers, 112pp dated June 1926. Covers worn. - This item was not sold.
Lot 69 General Books 2: LNER staff instructions for the introduction of the Silver Jubilee train from Newcastle to King's Cross in September 1935. Several foolscap sized typescript pages detailing times, formation, seat reservations, timetable, etc. (Qty) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1154.
Lot 70 General Books 2: LNER Southern Area foolscap sized notice "Train Control System, King's Cross District". 11pp detailing the loading and running of freight trains under control of the King's Cross Control Office. Dated May 1927. Some wear. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 3016.
Lot 71 General Books 2: LNER Southern Scottish Area booklet "Maximum Loads of Engines". Brown cloth covers, 92pp dated March 1928. - This item was not sold.
Lot 72 General Books 2: LNER diagram of signals and table of locking for Corby Glen station. 40" x 18" on paper showing station and running lines with list of signal levers and locks below. Dated 1928, amended to 1956. Folded. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1409.
Lot 73 General Books 2: LNER North Eastern Area booklet "York District Train and Traffic Control - general instructions". Red card covers, 16pp dated October 1937. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4739.
Lot 74 General Books 2: LNER foolscap size, hardback book "List of Lines with the Acts of Parliament Authorising Them and Dates of Opening". 82pp, published 1926. Covers rubbed and worn. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1409.
Lot 75 General Books 2: LNER North Eastern Area "Route Book". Foolscap sized, 322pp, clothbound hardback covers, dated June 1925. Fading to covers. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4739.
Lot 76 General Books 2: LNER Scottish Area booklet "List of Road Wagons and Regular Through Wagons". Brown cloth covers, 47pp dated June 1941. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 459.
Lot 77 General Books 2: Three LNER carriage window labels for Craigellachie, Aberlour etc train, Wakefield and Doncaster only, Doncaster and Stations South. Each approx 13" x 8". (3) - Sold for £6 to bidder number 418.
Lot 78 General Books 2: Two LNER 6" x 8½" hanging card signs "LNER Carter to Call" for hanging in a window when a carter is required. Plus similar LMS examples "LMS Carter to Call" and "Railway Carter to Call". All well used and with faults. (4) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 353.
Lot 79 General Books 2: LNER North Eastern Area circular No.6 dated March 1925 re various matters including Bramham Moor point to point races at Wetherby. Foolscap sized, 3pp. Plus LNER instructions to signalmen at LNE box London Road. Foolscap sized, 2pp dated November 1929. (2) - This item was not sold.
Lot 80 General Books 2: BOUND VOLUME of GWR acts dated between 1903 and 1914, mostly relating to the Birmingham area. 400+pp in clothbound hardback covers. - This item was not sold.