Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Sale 259P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 12th March 2019

SRA Postal Auction: Reports and Records

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Lot 35 BR(M) foolscap sized document "Freight Policy Local Area Wagon Load Studies report on Carlisle Primary Yard Area". 20+ typescript pages dated February 1970. Plus similar covering Barrow and Workington. (2) - Sold for £70 to bidder number 4283

Lot 36 BR(W) CM&EE Department Swindon report "Track Testing Car No.139". Card covers, 7 typescript pages plus photos and diagrams, dated August 1952. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1085

Lot 37 PERMANENT WAY INSTITUTION published hardback book "British Railway Track - Flat Bottom Track Supplement - Design, Construction and Maintenance". 42pp plus adverts, published 1951. £10

Lot 38 BTC foolscap sized report on "Performance and Efficiency Tests of Southern Region Modified Merchant Navy class 3 cylinder 4-6-2 Express Passenger Locomotive 35020". Card covers, 26 pages, dated 1958. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 925

Lot 39 Bilborough's Railway Mileage Tables, comp. Granville F Bilborough, 1928, 424pp, bindings loose, spine and cover poor. £10

Lot 40 GWR war reports of the General Manager to the Board of Trade, 1914-1919, 300pp, leather bound, gilt cover title, edge wear to spine and cover. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1644

Lot 41 LMS Motive Power Organisation and Practice, 12/1946, 144pp, red canvas boards. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 2586

Lot 42 LMS booklet "Operating Control Organisation - Birmingham (Western) District Operating Manager's District". 42pp dated March 1945. Cover wear. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1154

Lot 43 LNER two volume set, List of Lines, List of Works, dates of Acts and Openings, 1926/1930, blue and brown titled cloth boards. (2) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1285

Lot 44 Leeds Tramways, a file of photographs, cuttings and written material. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 2173

Lot 45 Midland Railway Train Control, Derby 1914, 74pp, leather boards, coloured plans, charts, photographs, printed in handwritten style. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 1133

Lot 46 RCH Handbook of Railway Stations, 1938, 654pp, spine split at top, foxing to end papers, contents excellent. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 7309

Lot 47 Timkin Railway Manual, 118pp, hardback, illustrated with fold-out plans, maroon boards slightly marked + large bound volume, Design, Application and Operation of Railway Roller Bearings and similar material. (2) - Sold for £30 to bidder number 701

Total number of Lots in Reports and Records: 13.

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