Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

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

SRA Postal Auction: Paperwork

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Lot 184 NEATH AND BRECON RAILWAY Neath Branch "Goods Guard's Report - Up Trains". Large size, red print listing all the stations and sidings. Unused. Plus similar in blue print for down trains. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 829

Lot 185 FISHGUARD & ROSSLARE RAILWAYS & HARBOURS "Certificate as to Closing of Sufferance Road". Foolscap size, some foxing and edge tears. Unused. £5

Lot 186 LNER "Parcels etc Delivery Book" from Scotsgap station. Card covers, 100+ pages duly completed between 1938 and 1940. Well used condition. £10

Lot 187 Five CALEDONIAN RAILWAY documents relating to the Oban - Ballachuilish branch. Includes memos and audit department passenger returns. All dated 1903. (5) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4812

Lot 188 GNSR notebook type booklet "Shore Guard's Register". 50+ pages duly completed to show details of goods from station to quay and vice versa. Used at Aberdeen Waterloo in 1896. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 254

Lot 189 Small quantity of GNR(I) paperwork items including map, free pass, various circulars. Dated 1900s - 1910s. Condition varies. (Qty) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 2338

Lot 190 Collection of pre-grouping paper including 46 LBSCR telegrams, 20 Caledonian Railway waybills, 20 Highland Railway, 20 Midland Railway, 16 Hull & Barnsley Railway, 7 LD&ECR. (Qty) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 2780

Lot 191 SWINDON, MARLBOROUGH & ANDOVER RAILWAY. Collection of six documents dated 1869 - 1875 mainly relating to the opening of the railway, including programme of opening day events, admission ticket, ceremony of turning of the first sod, etc. (6) £10

Lot 192 Two WEAR VALLEY RAILWAY hand written transfer certificates for £25 and £50 shares dated 1854. Plus two share broking receipts for similar shares. Same date. (4) £5

Lot 193 SMALL QUANTITY of K&ES and BR forms, waybills, memos, wagon labels all relating the Kent & East Sussex Railway/branch. Most dated 1950s. Condition varies, some poor. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 701

Lot 194 ALBUM containing approx 70 items of early railway paperwork with examples from smaller companies including London and Norwich Direct, Norfolk Railway Co, Liverpool, Crosby & Southport Railway, Shrewsbury & Welshpool Direct Junction Railway, London & Birmingham Railway. (Qty) - Sold for £60 to bidder number 668

Lot 195 LMS. Over 50 typescript pages relating to proposed closure of stations. Details staffing and traffic, savings and relocation. Covers various stations in the Barrow district. Some dated 1928. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1644

Lot 196 Six railway company ENVELOPES with company name printed or embossed on flap or front. Examples from MR Accountants Derby, CR Central Station Hotel Glasgow, LNER (advert), LMS, Charing Cross Hotel, GWR Locomotive & Carriage Department. Used and unused. (6) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1250

Lot 197 Six railway company ENVELOPES with company name printed or embossed on flap or front. Examples from LNWR Euston Hotel, L&SWR, LNER, GNR(I), LNWR, B&CDR. Used and unused. (6) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1250

Lot 198 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY. Collection of approx 35 paperwork items relating to the Caledonian Railway. Includes memos, letters, warrants and a number of magazine cuttings. Also includes a nice coloured company bookmark. (Qty) - Sold for £30 to bidder number 466

Lot 199 Six documents relating to the taking over by the GWR of all the London area road vehicles supplied by Hazeldine's for a sum of £12090 at the end of the contact between the two companies. Includes headed letters and reports. Dated 1882. £10

Lot 200 Eight GWR "Register Cards" for overhead travelling cranes, lifts, traversing table, jib crane. Foolscap sized detailing technical info. (8) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1010

Lot 201 GREAT YARMOUTH & STALHAM RAILWAY (overprinted Yarmouth and North Norfolk Railway) fully headed letter from Great Yarmouth. Date unclear. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1555

Lot 202 SEAFORTH & SEFTON JUNCTION RAILWAY (overprinted Seaforth Railways Joint Committee) fully headed letter from the Secretary's Office, London. Dated 1918. £10

Lot 203 CORK AND BANDON RAILWAY COMPANY receipt for payment of the 8th share call dated 1847. Red print. £10

Lot 204 Nine DIVIDEND WARRANTS with examples from MR, GNR, HR, LNER, East & West Yorkshire Union, LNWR, G&SWR, NBR, etc. (9) £10

Lot 205 Three issues of THE MECHANICS MAGAZINE dated 1842 - 1843 with articles on early railways. Disbound. Plus 1938 issue of The Mirror with an article on the GWR. (4) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4812

Lot 206 Four UNITED STATES PATENT DOCUMENTS dated 1900 - 1903 concerning loco fireboxes and other inventions. Each ornate with attached red seal and insert diagram of item. (4) £10

Lot 207 WALLSEND SLIPWAY & ENGINEERING COMPANY share certificate for 100 'New Preference' shares dated 1931. Ornate scrolled title, red print, attached red seal, cancelled. Plus company instruction book for patented liquid fuel burner. (2) - Sold for £9 to bidder number 2154

Total number of Lots in Paperwork: 24.

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