Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Sale 250P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 11th September 2018

SRA Postal Auction: Early and Historical Paperwork

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Lot 205 BATH & WEYMOUTH RAILWAY petition in support of the second reading for the bill to construct the railway. 4pp undated. Plus similar for the first reading and 3pp committee list dated 1837. (3) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 574

Lot 206 CHELTENHAM, OXFORD AND BRIGHTON JUNCTION RAILWAY with a branch through Petersfield to Chichester, unissued letter/receipt for script certificates dated 184x. Ornate title and side embellishment, counterfoil attached. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 287

Lot 207 COLEFORD, MONMOUTH, USK AND PONTYPOOL RAILWAY COMPANY part pre printed agreement between the railway and a landowner re the sale of land to the railway. Loco and train vignette at top. Dated 1854. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 287

Lot 208 HEREPATH'S RAILWAY AND COMMERCIAL JOURNAL pre printed letter with copy of an intended advert for the journal re the proposed L&YR. Dated 1844. - This item was not sold.

Lot 209 LONDON AND BIRMINGHAM RAILWAY extract from the ledger of the consolidated stock book of the company showing share number registered to a gentlemen. Dated 1843. Folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 979

Lot 210 LONDON AND PORTSMOUTH RAILWAY with branches to Shoreham, Fareham and Reigate land purchase document and notice of Parliamentary application dated 1844. - This item was not sold.

Lot 211 MANCHESTER, SHEFFIELD AND LINCOLNSHIRE RAILWAY banker's receipt for the first instalment on payment for purchase of convertible preference stock. Complete with revenue stamp and dated 1872. - This item was not sold.

Lot 212 NORTHAMPTON & BANBURY RAILWAY 1pp notice detailing the proposed closing of the undertaking and monies to be returned to shareholders. Dated 1852. - This item was not sold.

Lot 213 PEEL RAILWAY COMPANY unused share application form. Dated 189x. - This item was not sold.

Lot 214 PORT CARLISLE DOCK AND RAILWAY 11pp notice announcing an EGM in October 1861 re the proposed leasing of the undertaking to the NBR. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1929

Total number of Lots in Early and Historical Paperwork: 10.

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