Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 11th September 2018

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Lot 121 Rule Books: SHROPSHIRE & MONTGOMERYSHIRE LIGHT RAILWAY "Working Instructions". Rule book type hardback book, 94pp plus diagrams, circa 1956. Worn covers and well used condition. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1644.

Lot 122 Working Instructions: 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 Working Instructions: CALEDONIAN RAILWAY internal publication "The Vigilance Booklet". Paperback, 51pp safe working instructions booklet dated 1921. Spine taped. - This item was not sold.

Lot 124 Working Instructions: 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 Working Instructions: L&YR pocket sized hardback booklet "Ambulance Instructions". 12pp first aid guide dated 1912. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1143.

Lot 126 Working Instructions: 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 Working Instructions: 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 Working Instructions: 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 Working Instructions: 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 Working Instructions: 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 Working Instructions: 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 Working Instructions: 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 Working Instructions: 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 Working Instructions: 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 Working Instructions: 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 Working Instructions: 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 Working Instructions: 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 Working Instructions: 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.

Lot 139 Signalling Paperwork: LNER SIGNALBOX TRAIN REGISTER from Thetford West Junction signalbox. Duly completed for the period between November 1948 and August 1949. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4128.

Lot 140 Signalling Paperwork: LNER signalbox "Train Register Book" from Kettleness signalbox. Duly completed for the period between March 1947 and March 1948. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 8159.

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