Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

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

SRA Postal Auction: Working Instructions

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Lot 85 GWR instruction re the "Conversion of the Main Line from Broad to Narrow Gauge between Exeter & Truro" also listing the branches involved in the conversion on Saturday and Sunday May 21st & 22nd 1892. 55pp listing instructions and the trains involved. - Sold for £540 to bidder number 1258

Lot 86 WREXHAM, MOLD & CONNAH'S QUAY RAILWAY notice No.784 "Working Notice of Special Trains and other arrangements". 11pp dated July 25th 1902. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 87 GCR Special Traffic Arrangements and Engineering Works (London District) Notice No.3 dated January 11th 1908. 11pp. £10

Lot 88 GER 2pp list of "Trains Arriving at and Departing From Wood Street Station". Dated July 1920. Loss to top and bottom edge. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1143

Lot 89 GER hardback booklet "Distances to be used by Drivers on Daily Returns". Clothbound covers, 23pp listing routes and intermediate stations along with distances from the starting point. Dated 1915. Annotated and worn. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1143

Lot 90 LSWR special notice No.21 dated May 1899 "Supplementary Notice of special traffic working arrangements in connection with the Bath and West of England and Southern Counties Agricultural Show". Foolscap sized, 11pp on orange coloured paper. Paper brittle at edges. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1144

Lot 91 LBSCR foolscap sized 12pp notice "Trains Suspended or Altered in Working during August Bank Holiday". Brown print, dated 1915. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 7545

Lot 92 GWR 1pp notice re a trial trip with engine 111 Great Bear from Reading to Exeter and back on July 26th 1908 showing timetable of the run. Very poor condition with large areas of loss, affecting the text. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1154

Lot 93 LMS instruction booklet respecting the working of Rail Motors and Motor Trains. 16pp, dated January 1946. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1426

Lot 94 LMS Northern Division - all sections North of Glenboig "Notice of Special Train Arrangements". 32pp dated 6th May 1927. £10

Lot 95 LMS Northern Division booklet "Loading of Passenger and Freight Trains". 20pp dated April 1934. Folded, grubby and worn. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 1608

Lot 96 LNER Southern Scottish Area circular No.E62 - 72 "Advice of special train and other arrangements". 52pp dated 20th - 26th August 1927. Spine taped. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 2595

Lot 97 GWR 1pp circular No.1138 re side lights on relief trains. Dated August 1898. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 911

Lot 98 GWR notice No.668 re opening of the Bristol Harbour New Lines and New Depots at Canons' Marsh and Portishead Junction, etc on October 4th 1906. 18pp, tear and loss, affecting text, to rear page. £10

Lot 99 GWR notice No.86 re opening of Castle Cary & Langport Line for through goods traffic and working of express goods trains London to the West of England. 16pp dated June 11th 1906. Tear and loss, affecting text, to rear page. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1258

Lot 100 BR(W) "Arrival and Departure Book - Cardiff Central and Queen Street Station". 69pp dated May 1979. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 101 BR(W) booklet of arrival and departure times of passenger trains at Newton Abbot. 49pp dated June 1963. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1797

Lot 102 BR(ScR) booklet "Supplementary Programme of Postal and Railway Parcels, etc Traffic Arrangements". 76pp covering Christmas and New Year 1957 - 1958. Foxing to covers. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 2595

Lot 103 BR(W) London Division booklet "Working of Guards of Passenger Trains and Rail Motor Cars and Train Ticket Collectors". 41pp dated September 1961. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1085

Lot 104 BR(W) London Division notice No.16 "Notice of Passenger Train Arrangements". 118pp dated Easter Monday 15th April - 18th April 1963. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 2595

Lot 105 LNER Southern Area instruction booklet "Colour Light Signalling". Paperback, 23pp dated October 1938. £5

Total number of Lots in Working Instructions: 21.

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