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Sale 254P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 11th December 2018
SRA Postal Auction: Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.)
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Lot 174 BRUSH ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING CO large sized booklet "Brush Main Line Railway Coaches". Clothbound card covers with title in gold on front. 12 pages illustrated with examples of carriages built for various companies in the UK and overseas with illustrations of scenic views from the railway company's local area. Circa 1910s. Minor cover wear, contents OK. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 1250
Lot 175 BRUSH ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING CO brochure "4000hp Kestrel". Coloured pictorial covers show side view of loco, 8pp, fully illustrated, published 1968. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 7384
Lot 176 THOMAS HUNTER Railway Wagon Works Rugby paperback booklet "List of Repairing Depots & Stations". 42pp, photo illustrated showing wagon types, dated 1918. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4660
Lot 177 HALL, LEWIS & CO Railway Wagon Builders and Repairers Cardiff paperback booklet "List of Repairing Stations". 32pp, photo illustrated showing wagon types, dated 1925. - This item was not sold.
Lot 178 WH DAVIS & SONS Railway Wagon and Wheel Works Langwith Junction hardback booklet "List of Railway Wagon Works and Outstations". Clothbound covers with title in gold on front, 30+pp, photo illustrated showing wagon types. Circa 1930s. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 3935
Lot 179 WICKHAM & COMPANY card folder containing glossy coloured, illustrated leaflets showing different engineers trolleys and inspection vehicles. Circa 1950s. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 8356
Lot 180 KRUPP 90pp booklet detailing the history and activities of the company. Illustrated paperback covers, circa 1930s. Text in English. Slight wear. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 246
Lot 181 PECKETT & SONS 16pp glossy, illustrated brochure "Peckett Diesel Locomotives". Shows details of company 100hp, 150hp and 200hp variants. Card covers, circa 1950s. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 657
Lot 182 PECKETT & SONS smaller sized, catalogue type booklet "Abridged Illustrated List of Tank Engines". 28pp, paperback, dated 1938. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 3935
Lot 183 METROPOLITAN CARRIAGE WAGON & FINANCE CO 16pp illustrated brochure of rolling stock and parts recently produced by the company. Slightly faded green card covers, dated February 1914. - This item was not sold.
Lot 184 METROPOLITAN CARRIAGE WAGON & FINANCE CO 16pp illustrated brochure of rolling stock and parts recently produced by the company. Brown card covers, dated November 1913. Cord binding removed. - This item was not sold.
Lot 185 METROPOLITAN CARRIAGE WAGON & FINANCE CO 16pp illustrated brochure of rolling stock and parts recently produced by the company. Pale blue card covers, dated May 1914. - This item was not sold.
Lot 186 METROPOLITAN CARRIAGE WAGON & FINANCE CO 16pp illustrated brochure showing views of the Warwickshire Royal Garrison Artillery at its headquarters at the company's Saltley works. Slightly faded card covers, circa 1914. - This item was not sold.
Lot 187 SULZER BROS operating manual for class 44 locos D1-D10 (44001-44010). Illustrated covers showing loco type in gold, 72pp dated April 1960. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 2780
Lot 188 SULZER BROS glossy brochure "British Railways 2,500BHP Diesel Electric Locomotives D11 series". 8pp illustrated guide to the class 45 locos. Published circa 1959. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 802
Lot 189 BTH SULZER folder containing 15 page typescript booklet detailing the type 2 1160hp locomotive (class 24) on show at Marylebone station on 24th July 1958. Plus a Brush brochure for class 47 locos. 6pp dated 1962. (2) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 657
Lot 190 ENGLISH ELECTRIC coloured glossy brochure "Industrial Diesel Hydraulic Locomotives". Fully illustrated 24pp guide to the loco type. Dated 1967. Plus similar GEC Traction version dated 1974. (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 962
Lot 191 CHARLES ROBERTS & CO souvenir booklet commemorating the centenary of the company in 1956. Card covers, 52pp fully illustrated history and guide to the company. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4040
Lot 192 BRITISH THOMSON - HOUSTON LTD published in-house magazine "BTH Activities". 40pp published May 1958. - This item was not sold.
Lot 193 ASSOCIATED ELECTRICAL INDUSTRIES reprinted Railway Gazette article "AC Type A Electric Locomotives for British Railways E3001 - E3023". Card covers, 11pp plus fold out diagram, dated 1959. - This item was not sold.
Lot 194 LEEDS FORGE COMPANY LIMITED catalogue of "Sheffield - Twinberrow Steel Wagons". Purple coloured cloth covers (faded on edges), 47pp, fully illustrated, dated 1907. - Sold for £160 to bidder number 1250
Lot 195 CROSBY Steam Gage(sic) and Valve Company catalogue. Card covers, 24pp, fully illustrated, circa 1908. - This item was not sold.
Lot 196 WILLIAM FOSTER & CO (Lincoln) catalogue of traction engines. Card covers, 44pp, fully illustrated, circa 1920s. Cover wear, contents OK. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 3875
Lot 197 JOHN FOWLER & Co Steam Plough Works Leeds catalogue No.1 of cultivating machinery (tractors and implements). Card covers, 30pp, fully illustrated, circa 1920s. Page missing from end. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 8356
Lot 198 J&H McLAREN Leeds catalogue of steam cultivating machinery. Card covers, 44pp, fully illustrated, circa 1920s. Very worn. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 8356
Lot 199 CLAYTON & SHUTTLEWORTH Lincoln catalogue of traction engines. Paperback covers, 42pp, fully illustrated, circa 1920s. Very worn. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 3020
Lot 200 CLAYTON & SHUTTLEWORTH Lincoln catalogue of thrashing machinery. Paperback covers, 12pp, fully illustrated, dated 1920. Very worn. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3020
Lot 201 RAILWAY SIGNAL COMPANY LIMITED catalogue B1 "Control of Traffic on Railways by the Webb-Thompson Miniature Train Staff and Auxiliary Apparatus". Hardback, 94pp, fully illustrated with examples of signalling equipment. Circa late 1910s. Covers worn, contents OK. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1984
Lot 202 RAILWAY SUPPLIES CO catalogue of "Adlake Signal Lamps etc". Illustrated card covers, 62pp illustrated guide to products available. Circa 1910s. Minor wear. - This item was withdrawn from the auction.
Lot 203 BEYER PEACOCK publication "Locomotives by Beyer Peacock". Illustrated card covers, 64pp fully illustrated guide to the products of the company, dated 1946. Slight cover wear. - This item was not sold.
Lot 204 BEYER PEACOCK CO LTD publication "Locomotives 1 to 5000 1854 - 1907". Decorative paperback covers, 43pp illustrated guide to the company and its products reprinted from articles in Engineering magazine, January 1907. Covers faded and worn. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 657
Lot 205 NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY souvenir booklet issued to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the company 1903-1953. 116pp, card covers with metal diamond "worksplate" on front cover (damage to point at l/h). - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3107
Lot 206 ROBERT STEPHENSON & HAWTHORNS LTD. booklet "Locomotives". 80pp fully illustrated guide to locos constructed by the company with text in English, French and Spanish. Circa 1940s. Slight wear to spine and top edge of covers. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 534
Lot 207 ROBERT HUDSON LTD Leeds, catalogue No.G57 part 11 "Hudson Light Railway Materials" covering brakes, buffers, couplings, etc. Card covers, 24pp, fully illustrated, circa 1950s. - This item was not sold.
Lot 208 CRAVENS BROS LTD booklet detailing company products including DMUs and tube stock. Clothbound, hardback covers, comb binding, 50+pp, fully illustrated, circa late 1950s. Slight cover wear. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 962
Lot 209 VULCAN LOCOMOTIVES. 30pp pocket sized booklet showing photos and technical information re company built locomotives in several languages. Illustrated card covers showing loco. Circa 1940s. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 657
Lot 210 BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS in house "Record" No.47 "Record of Recent Construction - Louisiana Purchase Exposition St.Louis 1904". Softback, 76pp. Rusty staples. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 246
Lot 211 BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS in house "Record" No.72 "Mallet Articulated Locomotives". Softback, 44pp, published 1912. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 246
Lot 212 KRAUSS-MAFFEI (Munich) set of three booklets issued to commemorate the 125th anniversary of the company in 1962. Each 60+pp glossy illustrated publications contained in slipcase. Fading to slipcase otherwise VGC. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 246
Total number of Lots in Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): 39.
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