Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

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

SRA Postal Auction: Posters

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Lot 909 BR(M) q/r map poster "Ireland" with artwork by Burley showing images of major sights and coat of arms. Dated 1977. Folded, edge tears and creasing. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 7119

Lot 910 CUNEO q/r coloured pictorial poster showing Cuneo view of loco Linda and approaching train. Folded and a little creased. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4848

Lot 911 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE LM Region coloured pictorial poster "Isle Of Man" showing map of the island with illustrations of the major sights. Circa 1950. Small fold tears, sun darkened. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 4848

Lot 912 BR(M) q/r photo illustrated poster "British Railways Modernisation - London Midland Main Line Progress Report" showing photos, map and report on the WCML electrification stage 1 works between Manchester and Crewe. Dated 1958. Folded. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 7119

Lot 913 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE Eastern Region d/r coloured pictorial poster "Cleethorpes" with Donald Blake artwork showing map overlaid with scene of seaside activities. Circa 1950s. Edge creasing and small tears. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 4848

Lot 914 BR(S) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Great Britain by rail and sea via Ostend - Dover" showing view of bagpipe playing Scotsman by Lawrence. Folded, edge tears. Dated 1961. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 4848

Lot 915 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial map poster "Westmorland" with artwork by Daphne Padden showing various activities. Circa early 1960s. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4848

Lot 916 BR(M) d/r sized poster map "The Peak District of Derbyshire" with colour artwork by Reitz showing major sights. Circa 1961. Some creasing. - Sold for £130 to bidder number 216

Lot 917 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "The Lancashire Coast" with artwork by Daphne Padden showing various activities. Circa early 1960s. Slight creasing to bottom edge. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 4848

Lot 918 BR(E) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Tamworth Castle" with Ronald Maddox artwork showing exterior view and grounds. Dated 1958. - Sold for £100 to bidder number 7119

Lot 919 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Bath in 1828 by the New Steam Carriage" showing Eric Fraser view of carriage in front of building. Dated 1960. Folded and with tape repaired edge tears. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4198

Lot 920 LNER d/r coloured pictorial poster "London" showing view of military band on horseback by Fred Taylor. Bottom two thirds of poster left blank for filling in the day's announcements. Edge creasing and small tears. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 921 LNER d/r pictorial poster with artwork by Frank Newbould showing view of Tower of London and Tower Bridge in orange and blue at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. Edge creasing. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 922 BR(M) 30" x 20" pictorial poster showing coloured view of Britannia class loco 70032 and train. Bottom two thirds of poster left blank for filling in the day's announcements. Folded. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 8104

Lot 923 BR(M) 30" x 20" d/r coloured pictorial poster "Visit Lakeland and See the Wonderful Scenery of Lake Windermere from one of the lake yachts Swan, Swift, Teal and Tern" showing view of the Swan. Dated 1953. Marked towards l/h edge. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 8104

Lot 924 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "1963 Holiday Cruises by TSS Duke of Lancaster" showing Studio Seven view of ship at sea. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 851

Lot 925 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "West of England Car Tourist Service - London - Cornwall" showing John S Smith yellow and maroon view of busy road intersection and speeding train on viaduct. Dated 1957. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 8971

Lot 926 BR(W) d/r pictorial poster with artwork by Riley showing view of Trafalgar Square at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 927 BR(E) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Harwich - Antwerp/Rotterdam Freight". Artwork by DK Design showing MV Colchester and MV Isle of Ely at sea. Folded, small tape repair at top edge. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 384

Lot 928 BR(NE) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Party Outings" advertising various outing scenarios illustrated with cartoon type drawing. Undated, circa early 1950s. Folded, tape repairs on rear. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 7119

Lot 929 BR(S) d/r coloured pictorial poster produced for the French market and advertising their offices in Paris. Shows Wolstenholme view of 70000 Britannia and train. Dated 1952. Faded and brittle at top edge. - Sold for £130 to bidder number 4243

Lot 930 BR(W) d/r poster advertising the exhibition at Swindon works of the last steam locomotive to be built by British Railways. Black, red and green print showing outline drawing of Evening Star. A little creased. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 7119

Lot 931 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Visit Arundel Castle" showing green and black illustration of the castle by Lander. Dated 1977. Folded. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848

Lot 932 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Visit Hampton Court Palace" showing red and black illustration of the palace by Lander. Dated 1978. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848

Lot 933 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Visit Windsor Castle" showing lilac and black illustration of the castle by Lander. Dated 1976. Folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4198

Lot 934 BR(W) d/r photographic poster "Business Expressions" showing smiling businessman and advertising the Bristol Pullman. Dated 1962. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4848

Lot 935 BR(W) d/r photographic poster "Business Expressions" showing smoking businessman and advertising the Mayflower express train. Dated 1962. Slight edge creasing. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848

Lot 936 BR(M) d/r photographic poster "The Permanent Way" issued as No.4 in the "Facts and Figures" series showing track and mechanised track laying with artwork by Studio Seven. Circa 1957. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 7119

Lot 937 BR(M) d/r photographic poster "Have You Travelled Midland Pullman Yet?" - 132 Armchairs, all bookable, 90mph Luxury" with details of times from St Pancras - Manchester Central and vice versa. Dated 1963. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 7119

Lot 938 SNCF d/r coloured pictorial poster "Discover France by Train - Ile de France" showing Lambourg view of Notre Dame cathedral, Paris. Dated 1958. Tape marks at top and bottom edges. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 8104

Lot 939 BR(M) d/r coloured map type pictorial poster "Full Diesel Services Marylebone, West Ruislip, High Wycombe, Aylesbury line start 18th June". Green and purple coloured showing route map. No year mentioned. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 7119

Lot 940 BR(E) d/r system map of the region. Coloured design, dated 1957. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 7599

Lot 941 BR 20" x 30" coloured pictorial poster "See Britain By Train - The Eastgate, Chester" showing view of the street. Circa 1960s. VGC. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1739

Lot 942 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE (NE) 30" x 20" poster "Free as a Bird with Holiday Runabout Tickets". Orange and blue print showing map of area No.22 featuring lines in East Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire. Dated 1952. Folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2257

Lot 943 BR d/r letterpress poster "Back on the Job" expressing the railway's gratitude to various agencies for help during the interruption to services. Undated. Edge wear. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1929

Lot 944 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster advertising Holiday Runabout tickets in West and Central Wales. Red and blue print, dated April 1950. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 486

Lot 945 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster advertising Holiday Runabout tickets on the Cornish Riviera. Red and blue print, dated April 1950. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 8286

Lot 946 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster announcing "Additional Refreshment Car Trains between London and Bristol" listing times of the trains. Blue and green print, dated April 1957. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 353

Lot 947 CITY OF GLASGOW UNION RAILWAY 14" x 18" poster on lilac coloured paper re additional train between Shields Road and St.Enoch. Dated October 1881. £10

Lot 948 THETFORD AND WATTON RAILWAY 30" x 20" letterpress poster re tickets to watering places on the Norfolk coast - Hunstanton, Yarmouth, Lowestoft and Cromer. Blue print, dated July 1877. Fragile and with fold tears. - Sold for £130 to bidder number 7599

Lot 949 CALEDONIAN, G&SWR, GNSR, HR & NBR 18" x 12" poster re increasing charges for carted luggage, bullion, specie and excess luggage. Dated November 1913. Loss and tape repair down r/h edge, folded and weak at fold. £10

Lot 950 ISLE OF WIGHT CENTRAL RAILWAY 14" x 10" letterpress poster "Notice to Volunteers in Camp - additional trains will run between Ashey Camp and Ryde (St.Johns Road) stations. Dated August 1899. Folded. - Sold for £160 to bidder number 2708

Lot 951 BODMIN & WADEBRIDGE RAILWAY 14"x 10" letterpress poster "Bodmin Cattle Market December 6th 1880". Folded, tape repairs on rear. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 249

Lot 952 LBSCR 13" x 8" poster advertising services from the IOW and Portsmouth to Epsom Races. Red and black print, dated May 1906. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 7588

Lot 953 LNER (probably) 30" x 20" letterpress poster "Cloakroom and other Facilities at this station Free to All Service Men and Women". Blue print, dated July 1943. Folded. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 216

Lot 954 WARTIME 30" x 20" letterpress poster "Motor Vehicles (Control) Order 1940" re vehicles left on premises. Folded. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1929

Lot 955 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE 30" x 20" letterpress poster "Reservation of Seats by Hotel and Railway Porters". Folded. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1929

Lot 956 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE 30" x 20" letterpress poster "Registered Transits" re suspension of Green Arrow and Blue Arrow services due to the war. Dated September 1939. Folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1929

Lot 957 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE d/r letterpress poster "Christmas Week Travel" warning of the difficulties of rail travel due to the war. Dated 1941. Folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848

Lot 958 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE d/r letterpress poster "Christmas Travel by Rail" re limited number of additional trains. Red and blue border design by Shep. Undated, folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848

Lot 959 BTC d/r letterpress poster "Back on the Job" re regretting the inconvenience to passengers and thanking various organisations including the BBC, the press, police, etc. Red border, dated 1947. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1929

Lot 960 BR(NE) d/r poster "Really Competitive Cheap Day Return Tickets Hull - Selby - Leeds - York". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1953. Folded, discolouration at folds. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 296

Lot 961 BR(NE) d/r poster "Really Competitive Cheap Day Return Tickets Halifax - Bradford - Leeds - York". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1953. Folded, discolouration at folds. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 296

Lot 962 BR(NE) d/r poster "Big Reductions in Fares Any Train Any Day - York - Harrogate". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1952. Folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 296

Lot 963 LNER d/r letterpress poster "Cheap Return Tickets for Parties of Eight or More". Red and grey print, undated, folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 964 LNER d/r letterpress poster "Passenger Train Services" re government emergency requirements listing suspended and altered trains to and from King's Cross. Red print, undated. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 296

Lot 965 BR(NE) d/r poster "Really Competitive Cheap Day Return Tickets Newcastle - Darlington - Bishop Auckland etc". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1953. Folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 353

Lot 966 WARTIME d/r letterpress poster "Travel Only When you Must". Pink and green print. Undated. Folded and with edge tears. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1929

Lot 967 BR(M) 30" x 20" line diagram poster "Diesel Train Services West Midlands". Undated, a little creased. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 432

Lot 968 BR(M) q/r timetable poster for services between Manchester, Guide Bridge, Glossop and Sheffield, etc. Dated September 1964. Folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4137

Total number of Lots in Posters: 60.

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