Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

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

SRA Postal Auction: Royal Train Notices

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Lot 67 GWR souvenir folder for the Royal Tour in Wales in July 1937. Clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front, containing royal train notice, official timetable, general instructions and plan of train. Good condition. - Sold for £320 to bidder number 486

Lot 68 LNER general arrangement plan of the royal train for the king and queen from King's Cross to Newcastle, Blyth, Sunderland, etc on 17th - 19th June 1941. Long fold out type on paper. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4816

Lot 69 BR(M) royal train notice for a Euston to Berkswell etc train on 26th - 28th July 1977. 23 Roneod type pages. Plus 16 typescript page traincrew programme for working the train and driver's Route Knowledge card for sections of line around Bescot depot, dated 1988. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 271

Lot 70 BR(M) Royal Train notice No.174W re train from Euston to Ballater on 10th August 1962. 5pp, folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 2004

Lot 71 BR(M) Royal Train notice No.224W re train from Euston to Berkswell and Coventry on 29th and 30th June 1970. 8pp, folded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 72 BR(M) Royal Train notice No.171W re train from Euston to Edinburgh Princes Street on 29th June 1962. 5pp, annotation on front, staples and surrounding paper neatly excised. - This item was not sold.

Lot 73 BR(M) Royal Train notice No.148W re train from Perth to Euston on 7th December 1959. 4pp, folded and marked at fold. - This item was not sold.

Lot 74 LBSCR supplementary notice No.49 re royal train for the Prince of Wales and suite from Portsmouth Dockyard to Victoria on December 1st 1919. 4pp on lilac coloured paper, foolscap sized, edges faded and brittle. - This item was not sold.

Lot 75 LBSCR second supplementary notice No.31 re royal train for King George V and suite from Victoria to Chichester on July 28th 1913. 4pp on salmon coloured paper, foolscap sized, dusty and worn. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 249

Lot 76 LBSCR supplementary notice No.30 re royal train for King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra from Victoria to Drayton on July 25th 1904. 4pp on lilac coloured paper, foolscap sized, edges faded and brittle. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 249

Lot 77 LBSCR supplementary notice No.47 re royal train for King Edward VII and suite from Victoria to Singleton on November 21st 1904. 4pp on lilac coloured paper, foolscap sized, edges faded and brittle. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 249

Lot 78 LBSCR supplementary notice of special traffic No.30 re royal train from Victoria to Portsmouth Dockyard on July 26th 1902. 2pp on salmon coloured paper, foolscap sized, small edge chips. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 249

Lot 79 LBSCR supplementary notice No.22 re royal train for King Edward VII and suite from Victoria to Epsom Downs and back on May 26th - 29th 1903. 3pp on salmon coloured paper, foolscap sized. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 249

Lot 80 LBSCR supplementary notice No.34 re royal train for the Shah of Persia and suite from Victoria to Portsmouth Dockyard on August 20th 1902. 4pp on pink coloured paper, foolscap sized, annotations, edges faded and brittle. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 249

Lot 81 LBSCR supplementary notice of special traffic No.48 re train from Victoria to Portsmouth Dockyard for the departure of Joseph Chamberlain for South Africa on November 25th 1902. 3pp on salmon coloured paper, foolscap sized, edges faded, annotations. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 249

Lot 82 LBSCR supplementary notice No.32 re royal train for King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra from Portsmouth Dockyard to Victoria on August 6th 1902. 4pp on pink coloured paper, foolscap sized, edges faded and brittle. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 249

Lot 83 LBSCR supplementary notice No.34 re royal train for the Princess of Wales and suite from Victoria to Portsmouth Dockyard on August 25th 1877. 3pp on salmon coloured paper, foolscap sized, edges very poor, brittle and chipped. Some staining to paper. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 249

Lot 84 LBSCR supplementary notice No.27 re royal train for King George V and suite from Victoria to Portsmouth Dockyard on June 30th 1913. 6pp on lilac coloured paper, foolscap sized, annotations on rear page. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 249

Lot 85 GWR small landscape format book "Gradient Profiles". Clothbound card covers containing seven fold out profiles. Appears to accompany a royal train from Windsor to the West Country and back on several days in September (but no year). - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1950

Total number of Lots in Royal Train Notices: 19.

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