Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Sale 242P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 20th March 2018 (postponed from 13th March)

SRA Postal Auction: Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.)

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Lot 246 ARMSTRONG WHITWORTH landscape format publication in English and Spanish. Illustrated card covers showing company loco, 56pp detailing locos built by the company. Circa 1940s. VGC. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 657

Lot 247 BEYER PEACOCK/BR(W) maintenance and overhaul manual (mechanical parts) for type 3 diesel hydraulic locos (Hymek). Green clothbound hardback folder with title in gold on front. 500+ pages plus diagrams. Dated 1962. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 459

Lot 248 BEYER PEACOCK & CO published hardback book detailing the company's war efforts. 70+pp published 1945. Covers slightly rubbed. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 8453

Lot 249 BROWN - BOVERI LIMITED published glossy coloured booklet "Electric and Diesel Electric Traction". Colour photo covers, 116pp guide to products and technology, dated March 1961. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 8453

Lot 250 BRUSH ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING CO brochure "4000hp Diesel Electric Locomotive Kestrel". Photo covers show front view of loco, 8pp, fully illustrated, published circa 1966. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 8387

Lot 251 WILLIAM FOSTER & CO (Lincoln) catalogue of traction engines. Card covers, 44pp, fully illustrated, circa 1920s. Slight wear to covers, generally OK. - Sold for £170 to bidder number 8453

Lot 252 FOWLER (Leeds) 8pp booklet detailing the particulars of the company 90HP steam locomotives. Photo illustration of 0-4-2 loco on front. Circa 1920s. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 657

Lot 253 FOWLER (Leeds) 8pp fold out leaflet for company diesel locos. Photo illustration of head on view of the 70HP crude oil locomotive. Fully illustrated, circa 1920s. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 962

Lot 254 BEYER PEACOCK & CO published 24pp booklet "Garratt Patent Articulated Locomotives - some recent notable types". Illustrated paperback covers, circa 1920s. Covers slightly worn and detached. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1821

Lot 255 HUNSLET ENGINE CO. catalogue. Card folder containing 100+ pages of information, details and photos of locos manufactured by the company. Dated 1930s. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 657

Lot 256 HUNSLET ENGINE CO 4pp leaflet announcing company products after acquiring the goodwill of Kerr Stuart and Avonside Engine Co. Photo illustrated, dated 1936. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 657

Lot 257 NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY souvenir booklet issued to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the company 1903-1953. 116pp, card covers with metal diamond "worksplate" on front cover (damage to point at r/h). - Sold for £16 to bidder number 2994

Lot 258 NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY Instruction Manual for the operation and maintenance of NBL-MAN diesel engines. Clothbound hardback folder with company diamond logo on front, 30+pp, circa late 1950s. £10

Lot 259 SCAMMELL Mechanical Horse & Trivan instruction book. Illustrated card covers showing vehicle, 58pp plus fold out diagram, 3rd edition circa 1940s. Annotations. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 3021

Total number of Lots in Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): 14.

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