Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 246P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 12th June 2018

SRA Postal Auction: Early Railway Guide Books

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Lot 35 MEASOM'S OFFICIAL ILLUSTRATED GUIDE to the North Western, Lancaster & Carlisle, Edinburgh & Glasgow and Caledonian Railways. 800+pp in hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine. Dated 1861. Slight spine wear and fading, one page replaced by a photocopy. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1143

Lot 36 MEASOM'S OFFICIAL ILLUSTRATED GUIDE to the MGWR and Dublin and Drogheda Railway. 400pp in hardback covers, dated 1866. Staining to covers, contents OK. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2799

Lot 37 GEORGE MEASOM "The Illustrated Guide to the Great Western Railway". Illustrated paperback covers, 64pp plus adverts, published by Marshall and Sons circa 1852. cover and spine wear. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 458

Lot 38 CASSELL'S OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE GWR dated 1911. Red clothbound hardback covers showing coat of arms, 514pp plus fold out maps. Spine discoloured, bindings very loose. - This item was not sold.

Lot 39 CASSELL'S OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE GWR dated 1886. Paperback edition with illustrated covers showing locations on the railway, 372pp plus fold out maps. Covers and spine very worn. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1143

Lot 40 LEIGH'S "Road Book of England & Wales". Leather bound hardback covers, 485pp plus fold out map, dated 1830. Worn, front cover nearly detached. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1143

Lot 41 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY ALMANACK, DIRECTORY, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND MANUAL dated 1849. Brown clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. 160pp plus adverts and fold out map (detached). Cover wear, spine missing. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4743

Lot 42 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY ALMANACK, DIRECTORY, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND MANUAL dated 1851. Brown clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. 251pp plus adverts and fold out map (torn). Cover wear, spine missing. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 246

Lot 43 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1864. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front, 436pp plus adverts and fold out maps. No spine. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4812

Lot 44 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1869. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 459pp plus adverts and fold out maps. Covers poor and water stained. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4812

Lot 45 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1865. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front, 458pp plus adverts and fold out maps. Large part of spine missing. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 246

Lot 46 BRADSHAWï¾'S RAILWAY ALMANACK, DIRECTORY, SHAREHOLDERï¾'S GUIDE AND MANUAL dated 1877. Green clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. 643pp plus fold out maps (both torn, one detached). Covers worn, spine very poor and partially detached. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1426

Lot 47 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1888. Brown leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 635pp plus fold out maps. Covers marked and worn. Ex library. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4176

Lot 48 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1891. Brown leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 675pp plus fold out maps. Front and back covers detached. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 861

Total number of Lots in Early Railway Guide Books: 14.

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