Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 20th March 2018 (postponed from 13th March)

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Lot 441 Publicity Material: HIGHLAND RAILWAY "Handbook to The Highland Railway". 217pp plus adverts. Coloured pictorial covers, 6th edition dated 1887. Covers very poor, bindings loose. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 3230.

Lot 442 Publicity Material: L&YR official publication "A Day Among the High Moorlands - Rivington Pike". Coloured paperback covers, 28pp illustrated guide with fold out map, circa 1912. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 819.

Lot 443 Publicity Material: L&YR School of Signalling "Programme of Distribution of Prizes and Certificates for the Session 1918 - 1919". Paperback covers with coat of arms on front, 42pp including photo illustrations of signalling equipment. Dated January 20th 1920. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 3937.

Lot 444 Publicity Material: GER official publication "Seaside and Countryside in East Anglia" by Percy Lindley. Illustrated card covers showing birds in flight, 64pp plus fold-out map, published circa 1900. Covers slightly faded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4734.

Lot 445 Publicity Material: GNR official publication "Twixt Thames & Tweed". Hardback pictorial covers showing York Minster. 207pp plus adverts, published circa 1910s. Covers very rubbed. £5

Lot 446 Publicity Material: NBR published "Midland & North British Tourist Guide". Illustrated paperback covers, 64pp plus adverts. Dated 1889. Rusty staples removed otherwise OK. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1143.

Lot 447 Publicity Material: HIGHLAND RAILWAY official publication "Official ABC Tourist Guide to the Highlands of Scotland via the Highland Railway". Coloured pictorial paperback covers showing river and hunting scene. 110pp published in 1921. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 3230.

Lot 448 Publicity Material: CENTRAL LONDON RAILWAY Coronation Souvenir book. 36pp 7"x11" specially published by the CLR in 1911. Contains 15 coloured views with full description on opposite page. Thick green card covers with gilt spine and stamped gilt lettering surrounding portrait of their majesties in raised card frame. Slight wear. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 449 Publicity Material: LNWR Temperance Union 20" x 15" poster showing photo illustrations of company servants and their pledges. Dated 1910. Folded, punch holes and very worn. £10

Lot 450 Publicity Material: MSJ&AR souvenir booklet for the Electrification of The Manchester - Altrincham Train Service on May 11th 1931. Card covers, 20pp plus adverts. Foxing to covers, stain on rear cover. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4137.

Lot 451 Publicity Material: CHEMINS DE FER BRITANNIQUES published booklet "Vacances en Ecosse". Coloured pictorial covers by NWH showing scenic view, 64pp illustrated guide with fold out map, dated 1935. Produced for the French market with text in French. £10

Lot 452 Publicity Material: LNER published guide book "London - The World's Largest City". Coloured pictorial paperback covers by Fred Taylor showing marching band. 36pp dated 1933. Spine split, covers worn. £10

Lot 453 Publicity Material: LNER paperback timetable booklet "Clyde Coast via Craigendoran". Coloured pictorial covers showing paddle steamer and yacht, 28pp timetable of services, tours and excursions. Dated June 1937. Small annotations on cover. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4812.

Lot 454 Publicity Material: LNER official publication "England & Scotland" by Dell Leigh. Coloured pictorial cover by Fred Taylor showing ruined abbey, 64pp plus fold-out map, dated 1937. Guide to the various areas of Britain served by the company. Annotations to pages at end. £10

Lot 455 Publicity Material: LNER pocket size, staff issue, booklet: "How to Help The Railway". Card covers with "winking eye" logo, 24pp dated June 1933. Very worn/poor. Front cover missing. £5

Lot 456 Publicity Material: LNER publication "The LNER Exhibit at the British Empire Exhibition 1924". 22pp, slight foxing to covers. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 457 Publicity Material: LNER official publication "How the LNER Carries Exceptional Freight Loads". Red and black card covers showing 50-ton wagon. 43pp fully illustrated guide to unusual freight loads. Dated May 1929. Some 'bleeding' of red covers through to first few pages £5

Lot 458 Publicity Material: LNER 4pp timetable leaflet for services of ECML express trains from London to the Fifeshire and Forfarshire coast. 4pp, red print, dated July 1923. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 380.

Lot 459 Publicity Material: LNER 12pp fold out brochure "Growth and Development on the LNER". Covers the development of the locomotive from the Stockton & Darlington Railway in 1825 to the LNER in 1924. Produced for the British Empire Exhibition. Vertical crease. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 632.

Lot 460 Publicity Material: LNER paper ticket for the Silver Jubilee train 1st class supplementary fare for trains between Newcastle, Darlington and King's Cross. Printed on blue paper, unused, counterfoil present but detached. Plus similar on salmon coloured paper for 3rd class supplement. (4) - Sold for £80 to bidder number 234.

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