Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

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

SRA Postal Auction: Working Instructions

Please click on the Lot Number to view the Lot Details with photographs (where available).

Lot 122 NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY "Book of Engine Whistles No. 1". Red clothbound covers, 83pp dated July 1921. Very worn, covers faded and re-touched. - This item was not sold.

Lot 123 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY internal publication "The Vigilance Booklet". Paperback, 51pp safe working instructions booklet dated 1921. Spine taped. - This item was not sold.

Lot 124 NER 68pp booklet "Local and Interchange Privilege Tickets - list of bookings and fares from Darlington". Green clothbound hardback covers, pocket sized, dated January 1908. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1172

Lot 125 L&YR pocket sized hardback booklet "Ambulance Instructions". 12pp first aid guide dated 1912. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1143

Lot 126 LNWR notice No.211 re altered Whitsuntide arrangements consequent upon the King's funeral. 3pp dated May 1910. Worn. - This item was not sold.

Lot 127 RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE publication "List of Ticket Nippers in use by the Railway and Steamship Companies". Green paperback covers, 54pp dated March 1909. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 979

Lot 128 RCH COACHING ARRANGEMENTS BOOK of general regulations relating to naval, military, etc by passenger train. Foolscap sized, 80pp dated May 1939. Plus similar re traffic other than government. 176pp, hardback dated January 1935 (very poor condition). Also similar re traffic by passenger train dated July 1936 (also poor). (3) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1426

Lot 129 LMS instruction book re availability, examination and collection of tickets (edition for use in Scotland). Dark red covers, 92pp dated August 1925. Slight cover wear. - This item was not sold.

Lot 130 GWR hardback book "List of Collieries on or Connected with the GWR". Brown clothbound covers with title in gold on front, 79pp plus one fold out map (system map missing), dated 1924. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1644

Lot 131 GWR "Notice of Through Excursion Trains to and from London - June 1st - 12th 1877". 6pp notice No.56. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 486

Lot 132 LNER circular No.A43 "Curtailment of Goods and Mineral Train Working during Christmas and New Year Holidays 1936 - 37". Foolscap sized, 39pp, spine taped. - This item was not sold.

Lot 133 LNER instruction book re loading and securing long and projecting traffic, heavy rolls and hay & straw. 32pp dated November 1947. - This item was not sold.

Lot 134 LNER Southern Scottish Area booklet "Maximum Loads of Engines". Brown cloth covers, 92pp dated March 1928. Covers very faded, contents OK. - This item was not sold.

Lot 135 LNER Haymarket Mutual Improvement Class published booklet "Questions for Firemen Passing for Drivers". Card covers, 16pp, undated. Covers grubby. - This item was not sold.

Lot 136 LNER Scottish Area 12" x 8" thin card notice "Air Raid Precautions" re shelters for staff, with space to write in location. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 2618

Lot 137 BR(S) Western Section "Programme of Additional and Altered Train Services - Coronation of HM Queen Elizabeth II June 2nd 1953". Foolscap sized, green print, 18pp, horizontal fold. Plus similar Eastern Section issue (12pp). (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 138 ENGLISH ELECTRIC CO hardback book "An Introduction to Diesel - Electric Traction Equipment". 133pp operational manual, circa 1955. Plus "Railwayman's Diesel Manual" published by Lake and Sulzer operating manuals for class 31 and class 45 locos. (4) - Sold for £5 to bidder number 7836

Total number of Lots in Working Instructions: 17.

The minimum bid value is shown after each item's description.