Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 263P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 11th June 2019

SRA Postal Auction: Books

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Lot 1 HARDBACK BOOK "Building and Structures of American Railroads" by Berg. 499pp published by Wiley & Sons in 1911. Ex GWR Mechanics' Institute Library. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 8304

Lot 2 GREAT CENTRAL RAILWAY official hardback publication "Per Rail" published 1913. 238pp plus three fold out maps. Spine a little faded. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4743

Lot 3 HARDBACK BOOK "Electric and Diesel Electric Locomotives" by Hinde & Hinde. 366pp plus fold out diagrams, published by Macmillan in 1948. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 246

Lot 4 HARDBACK BOOK "Memoir of the Life of Sir Marc Isambard Brunel" by Richard Beamish. 359pp published by Longman, Green in 1862. Later rebinding, covers bumped, ex library. - Sold for £160 to bidder number 3752

Lot 5 HARDBACK BOOK "Steam" published by Babcock & Wilcox Co. 216pp relating the generation and use of steam with particular reference to company products. 11th edition published 1927. £10

Lot 6 NORTH BRITISH STATION HOTEL souvenir book "Old & New Edinburgh". Maroon hardback, clothbound covers with coat of arms and title in black and gold on front. 90pp plus adverts and fold out map. Produced for the opening of the hotel by the North British Railway in October 1902. Covers a little rubbed on corners. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4743

Lot 7 RAYNAR WILSON H: "Power Railway Signalling". Hardback, 342pp, published by The Railway Engineer circa 1915. Library marks on spine. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 864

Lot 8 RAYNAR WILSON H: "Railway Signalling". Hardback, 162pp, published by The Railway Engineer circa 1915. Covers worn, spine damaged. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 864

Lot 9 JACKSON H.T. "The Railway and Airway Letter Stamps of the British Isles 1891-1971". Hardback, 184pp published by Harry Haynes in 1979. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 8304

Lot 10 LPC published "The Railway Signal and Permanent Way Engineer's Pocket Book". 326pp 2nd edition circa 1925. Rule book sized, green clothbound hardback covers. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 246

Lot 11 RAILWAY DIARY AND OFFICIALS DIRECTORY. 192pp, hardback, published by McCorquodale in 1920. £10

Lot 12 RAILWAY DIARY AND OFFICIALS DIRECTORY. 192pp, hardback, published by McCorquodale in 1921. Covers creased, annotations to diary pages. £10

Lot 13 RAILWAY DIARY AND OFFICIALS DIRECTORY. 186pp, hardback, published by McCorquodale in 1922. Slight creasing to covers. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1644

Lot 14 RAILWAY DIARY AND OFFICIALS DIRECTORY. 216pp, hardback, published by McCorquodale in 1923. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4812

Lot 15 RAILWAY DIARY AND OFFICIALS DIRECTORY. 224pp, hardback, published by McCorquodale in 1925. Corners bumped, annotations to diary pages. £10

Lot 16 RAILWAY DIARY AND OFFICIALS DIRECTORY. 212pp, hardback, published by McCorquodale in 1934. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 8304

Lot 17 RAILWAY GAZETTE. Reprinted article from the Railway Gazette Magazine "The Tyneside Electrified Lines of the LNER". 15pp dated October 1939. Bound into modern clothbound hardback covers. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4812

Lot 18 RAILWAY GAZETTE reprinted article "Great Eastern Railway - The Last Word In Steam Operated Suburban Train Services". Paperback, 31pp plus fold out plan, dated 1920. Minor cover wear. £10

Lot 19 Four "What Happened to Steam" booklets. Halls 14xx & 45xx tanks, Counties & Granges etc, Castles & Kings. (4) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 2780

Total number of Lots in Books: 19.

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