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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 11th September 2018
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Lot 201 Share Certificates: WESTERN COUNTIES SHIPPING COMPANY share certificate for 200 £1 shares dated 1920. Ornate scrolled title, embossed seal, not cancelled, folded. Plus Atlantic Shipbuilding Company share certificate for 400 five shilling shares dated 1954. Blue underprint and border, red attached seal, not cancelled. (2) - This item was not sold.
Lot 202 Share Certificates: Eight FISHGUARD AND ROSSLARE RAILWAYS AND HARBOUR share certificates dated between 1920 and 1929. All pen cancelled. Plus Mitcheltown and Fermoy Light Railway notice of AGM, dated 1900. (9) - Sold for £9 to bidder number 2338.
Lot 203 Share Certificates: CHATTERLEY IRON COMPANY share certificate for one £50 share dated 1872. Ornate scrolled title and side embellishment, embossed seal, not cancelled. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 246.
Lot 204 Share Certificates: CUNARD STEAM SHIP COMPANY large format mortgage debenture stock certificate for £1000 dated 1917. Ornate scrolled title, embossed seal, not cancelled, folded. - This item was not sold.
Lot 205 Early and Historical Paperwork: 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 Early and Historical Paperwork: 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 Early and Historical Paperwork: 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 Early and Historical Paperwork: 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 Early and Historical Paperwork: 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 Early and Historical Paperwork: 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 Early and Historical Paperwork: 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 Early and Historical Paperwork: 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 Early and Historical Paperwork: PEEL RAILWAY COMPANY unused share application form. Dated 189x. - This item was not sold.
Lot 214 Early and Historical Paperwork: 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.
Lot 215 Acts of Parliament: ACT for making and maintaining a canal from Donnington Wood in Shropshire to Coalbrook Dale. Approx 60pp, dated 1788. Restoration to front and back covers. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 2780.
Lot 216 Acts of Parliament: ACT for the making and maintaining a railway or tramroad from Bristol to Coalpit Heath in Gloucestershire. 70pp dated 1828. Covers darkened with age. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 459.
Lot 217 Acts of Parliament: BOUND VOLUME of the Cornwall Railway Act of 1861 re construction and lease of the railway. Leather bound covers, 50pp. Repairs to spine, water staining to the edge of some pages. - This item was not sold.
Lot 218 Acts of Parliament: BIGG'S "General Railway Acts 1830 - 1898". 900+pp volume of public acts for the regulation of the railways by James Bigg. 15th edition published by Waterlow & Sons in 1898. Covers bumped, spine restored. - This item was not sold.
Lot 219 Acts of Parliament: ACT for the making and maintaining a railway between Dundee and Arbroath. Smaller sized, 99pp dated 1836. Later outer covers added for protection. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 459.
Lot 220 Acts of Parliament: ROTHERHAM, BLYTH AND SUTTON railway act to authorise the construction of a railway from Maltby to Mexborough. 30pp dated 1892. Disbound. - This item was not sold.