Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

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

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Lot 481 Publicity Material: LSWR publication "Hints for Holidays - Official Illustrated Guide and List of Hotels, Boarding Houses and Apartments 1922". 108pp plus coloured plates in green coloured illustrated paperback covers showing map of area. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 8304.

Lot 482 Publicity Material: LSWR 16pp fold out leaflet "The Garden Isle by 4 Routes from London Waterloo to the Isle of Wight". Blue and red print with illustration of routes on front, opening to show timetables with map of local services. Dated November 1911. Minor wear. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 819.

Lot 483 Publicity Material: L&YR pocket sized booklet "Principal Horse & Cattle Fairs, Markets, Agricultural Shows, etc 1908". Yellow and black artwork covers, 135pp, marking to some pages. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 3937.

Lot 484 Publicity Material: L&YR guide book "Walking & Cycling Tours - Yorkshire District". 44pp plus map in colourful pictorial paperback covers showing scenic views. Circa 1910s. Some spine wear. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 819.

Lot 485 Publicity Material: MIDLAND RAILWAY official publication "Country & Seaside Holidays 1913 - Official Directory of Country & Seaside Apartments". Red and green pictorial covers showing lady in country. 136pp, wear to covers. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 819.

Lot 486 Publicity Material: MIDLAND RAILWAY 8pp programme for the unveiling ceremony of the war memorial at Derby on December 15th 1921. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 819.

Lot 487 Publicity Material: MIDLAND & G&SWR "Tourist Guide". Coloured pictorial covers showing Burns Monument and steamer Glensannox. 124pp plus fold out maps, dated 1906. Spine taped, rear cover detached. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1143.

Lot 488 Publicity Material: MIDLAND RAILWAY hardback book "In Remembrance of the Brave Men of the Midland Railway who gave their lives in the Great War 1914-1919". 72pp list of those lost. Plus covering letter (torn). - This item was not sold.

Lot 489 Publicity Material: DAVID MACBRAYNE PUBLISHED GUIDE BOOK "Summer Tours in Scotland by David MacBrayne's Royal Mail Steamers Columba, Iona, etc". Red, clothbound hardback covers, illustrated in gold, 104pp plus plates, map and adverts. Dated 1895. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1409.

Lot 490 Publicity Material: MANILA RAILROAD COMPANY guide book "Baguio - Philippines Summer Resort". 10pp centre folded with colour pictorial covers, dated April 1928. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 534.

Lot 491 Publicity Material: METROPOLITAN RAILWAY official publication "Metroland". 1931 edition with coloured pictorial covers showing canal scene. 148pp, no fold out map. Spine missing causing covers to be detached. - This item was not sold.

Lot 492 Publicity Material: NORTH BRITISH STATION HOTEL souvenir book "Old & New Edinburgh". Maroon hardback, clothbound covers with coat of arms and title in black and gold on front. 90pp plus adverts and fold out map. Produced for the opening of the hotel by the North British Railway in October 1902. Covers rubbed on corners. Ink stains to front end pages. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 493 Publicity Material: NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY guide book "Isle of Skye - How to get there and what to see". Paperback covers with photo illustration of rock pinnacle, 61pp, circa 1910s. Covers dusty. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1143.

Lot 494 Publicity Material: NUR official souvenir of the AGM at Crewe in July 1923. Hardback with title in gold on front, 62pp plus plates. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1154.

Lot 495 Publicity Material: NER "Pictorial Guide to North Eastern England". Card covers, landscape format, 32pp fully illustrated (including colour) guide to the area. Circa 1900. Darkening to edge of covers. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1143.

Lot 496 Publicity Material: NER official publication "Summer Resorts - Yorkshire Coast". Coloured pictorial covers showing boats at sea. 46pp plus fold out map, dated 1896. Slight wear to edges of cover. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 2257.

Lot 497 Publicity Material: DANISH RAILWAYS landscape format paperback book "Odin og Roeskilde". 70+ pages of photos of the various locomotives used over the years. Published 1952. Text in Danish. - This item was not sold.

Lot 498 Publicity Material: ROYAL SIAMESE STATE RAILWAY "Souvenir of the Opening of the Southern Line 1917". Red clothbound hardback covers with artwork design in white on front. Illustrated, 62pp plus fold out map. Spine slightly faded. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3068.

Lot 499 Publicity Material: Port of Manchester published plan of the MANCHESTER SHIP CANAL. Part coloured plan on paper showing the canal and the various docks. Folding into card covers, dated May 1965. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 7119.

Lot 500 Publicity Material: ROMNEY HYTHE & DYMCHURCH RAILWAY booklet published by LPC. 30pp, green card covers with colour plate on front. Circa 1930s. Cover picture very creased. - This item was not sold.

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