Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 12th June 2018

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Lot 241 Share Certificates: Two Russian ARMAVIR - TOUAPSE RAILWAY bonds for £20 with coupons attached. Ornate title and borders, orange underprint, folded. (2) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1496.

Lot 242 Share Certificates: SALVADOR RAILWAY large format mortgage debenture bond for £100 dated 1899 with coupons attached. Ornate title and borders, red print, embossed seal, not cancelled, folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1496.

Lot 243 Share Certificates: DUNDEE, PERTH AND LONDON SHIPPING share certificate for five £10 shares dated 1890. Ornate scrolled title, red print, embossed seal, not cancelled, folded. Plus British & Commonwealth Shipping Company share certificate for 40 ten shilling stock units dated 1970. Stamp cancellation. (2) - Sold for £9 to bidder number 1496.

Lot 244 Share Certificates: NORTH OF ENGLAND INDUSTRIAL IRON AND COAL COMPANY share certificate for ten £10 shares dated 1872. Ornate scrolled title, pink paper, made out to Thomas Brassey. Plus West Cumberland Iron and Steel Company share certificate for one £25 share dated 1872. (2) - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1496.

Lot 245 Share Certificates: COLLECTION of approx 50 share certificates for American railroad companies and non rail American and British companies. Mostly coloured decorative types. (Qty) - Sold for £180 to bidder number 1496.

Lot 246 Early and Historical Paperwork: MIDLAND RAILWAY land conveyance document dated 1872 for land in the township of Little Salkeld on the Settle and Carlisle railway in Cumberland. Large vellum document showing map of land with attached wax seal. Some crazing and loss to seal, otherwise OK. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 356.

Lot 247 Early and Historical Paperwork: EAST GLOUCESTERSHIRE RAILWAY 1pp foolscap sized notice re the petition in favour of construction of the railway from Cheltenham to Farringdon and Bourton on the Water. Undated. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1496.

Lot 248 Early and Historical Paperwork: ISLE OF WIGHT RAILWAY COMPANY small sized white envelope. Company name and small illustration of loco in blue print in embossed style on flap. Unused. Small fault to bottom edge of flap. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2708.

Lot 249 Acts of Parliament: BRISTOL & EXETER RAILWAY. Two acts of parliament for various matters, dated 1865. Approx 20 pages in total. Disbound. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 418.

Lot 250 Acts of Parliament: BASINGSTOKE AND ALTON LIGHT RAILWAYS ORDER for amending the speed limit of the railway. 4pp dated 1905. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 632.

Lot 251 Acts of Parliament: CALEDONIAN RAILWAY. Approx 17 acts of parliament for various matters, dated between 1846 and 1910. Approx 250 pages in total. Disbound. - This item was not sold.

Lot 252 Acts of Parliament: CORNWALL RAILWAY. Four acts of parliament for various matters, dated between 1847 and 1861. Approx 60 pages in total. Disbound. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 418.

Lot 253 Acts of Parliament: DEVON & SOMERSET RAILWAY. Four acts of parliament for various matters, dated between 1867 and 1874. Approx 30 pages in total. Disbound. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 418.

Lot 254 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): NORTH BRITISH LOCO CO. official account of the company's war efforts 1914-1919. Illustrated, clothbound, hardback covers with company name in gold on front. 122pp fully illustrated account of locos and munitions made for the war. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 3935.

Lot 255 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY official publication "Locomotives for Narrow Gauge Railways". Artwork card covers, 79pp fully illustrated catalogue of company products. Dated February 1912. Slight fading to edges of covers otherwise good condition. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1779.

Lot 256 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): ROBERT STEPHENSON & HAWTHORNS Ltd catalogue of company products. Coloured card covers illustrated with examples of products, 22pp, fully illustrated circa 1930s. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2746.

Lot 257 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): EBBW VALE STEEL IRON AND COAL COMPANY catalogue of railway track and fittings made by the company. Large sized, landscape format hardback book with title in gold on front, 66pp of illustrations of company products and 16pp of photo illustrations of the company factory. Circa 1920s. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 4283.

Lot 258 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS publication "Vauclain System of Compound Locomotives". 80pp, fully illustrated, bound into part leather bound hardback covers. Dated 1896. Covers detached, very rubbed and worn, contents OK. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 246.

Lot 259 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): ANDREW BARCLAY SONS & CO. LTD 8pp brochure for side and well tank locos. Illustrated, circa 1920s, appears to have been produced for the Indian market. - This item was not sold.

Lot 260 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): ANDREW BARCLAY SONS & CO LTD rule book type publication "Instructions for Drivers of Industrial Locomotives". Illustrated clothbound hardback covers show loco, 32pp circa 1920s. VGC. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1133.

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