Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 11th June 2019

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Lot 401 Publicity Material: GCR "Programme of Tourist Fares by the New Banbury Route" booklet dated August 1900. Foolscap sized, red and green decorative covers showing system map. 9pp. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 819.

Lot 402 Publicity Material: GER published booklet "Epping Forest" by F.H.Headley. Green card covers, 63pp guide to the area with notes on the flora and fauna, complete with fold out maps. Dated 1923. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 377.

Lot 403 Publicity Material: GER pocket sized guide and continental timetables booklet "From Sandy Hook to the Hook of Holland". Illustrated covers, 28pp, dated May 1904. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4734.

Lot 404 Publicity Material: GER booklet "Easter Excursions 1913". Brown, green and yellow coloured decorative covers showing daffodils. 30pp programme of excursions. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 819.

Lot 405 Publicity Material: GER "Tourist Guide to The Continent" by Percy Lindley. Blue coloured clothbound hardback book with title in silver on front. 158pp plus fold out map, dated 1892. A guide to continental destinations served by the company. Covers bumped. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 4734.

Lot 406 Publicity Material: GER guide and timetable for visitors to Britain via the Anvers - Harwich route. Produced for the French market with text in French. Blue covers, 132pp plus fold out map of routes and plan of the Japan - British Exhibition of 1910. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 819.

Lot 407 Publicity Material: GER guide book "British Royal Mail Route. The Continent via Harwich & the Hook of Holland or Antwerp". Red, brown and black illustrated covers showing ship Berlin. 160pp plus fold out map. Dated July 1900. Very 'nibbled' at r/h edge. £10

Lot 408 Publicity Material: GER publicity booklet "Cathedral Route from Liverpool or Glasgow to London and from London to the North of England and Scotland". 30pp, centre page map. Details train services and continental connections. Coloured pictorial covers show Lincoln and Norwich Cathedrals and company ships. Produced for the American market and dated January 1912. £10

Lot 409 Publicity Material: GER publicity booklet "East Coast Pictures from an Artists' Sketch Book". 24pp fully illustrated in colour showing views of East Anglia. Circa 1900. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4734.

Lot 410 Publicity Material: GER publicity booklet "Cathedral Route to Liverpool, London, Glasgow and the Continent". 23pp detailing train services and continental connections. Coloured pictorial covers show Lincoln & Norwich Cathedrals and company ship. Dated January 1904. Covers detached at rusty staples. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 3903.

Lot 411 Publicity Material: GER "Tourist Guide to The Continent" by Percy Lindley. Blue coloured illustrated covers, 167pp plus fold out map, dated 1886. A guide to continental destinations served by the company. Covers slightly worn. £10

Lot 412 Publicity Material: GER publication "Seaside Hotels & Boarding House, Farmhouse & Country Lodgings Guide and List of Schools" dated 1914. 108pp guide in coloured pictorial paperback covers showing girl on beach with system map on rear cover. Small loss to top r/h corner of front cover otherwise OK. £10

Lot 413 Publicity Material: GNR NER AND NBR jointly published booklet for the French market "L'Angleterre et L'Ecosse Route 'East Coast' la plus courte et la plus rapide". 40pp plus fold out maps, pictorial card covers showing night views of Edinburgh and London. No date, text in French. £10

Lot 414 Publicity Material: RAILWAY AIR SERVICES 8pp pocket sized timetable and information leaflet for services to and from Birmingham. Red and green print showing RAS logo, dated May 1937. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2244.

Lot 415 Publicity Material: RAILWAY AIR SERVICES 6pp pocket sized timetable and information leaflet for services to and from Plymouth. Red and green print showing RAS logo, dated May 1937. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1409.

Lot 416 Publicity Material: RAILWAY AIR SERVICES "Air Map" of the Plymouth - Liverpool Section. Red, black and green covers showing company logo, 10pp fold out type. Undated. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4743.

Lot 417 Publicity Material: MIDLAND RAILWAY bookmark for the Midland Hotel Manchester. Front showing coloured views of the hotel, rear lists other company hotels. Creasing at top edge. £18

Lot 418 Publicity Material: MIDLAND RAILWAY OF ENGLAND guide book by Frederick S Williams. Coloured pictorial covers, 119pp plus fold out map, circa 1890s. Spine missing causing worn and stained covers to be detached. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 3903.

Lot 419 Publicity Material: MIDLAND RAILWAY OF ENGLAND booklet "Pocket Timetable of Train Services, Travel Notices, Hotels" produced for visitors from overseas arriving at Southampton, Plymouth and London. Coloured artwork covers, 16pp fold out type dated May 1902. Fold tears. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 819.

Lot 420 Publicity Material: MIDLAND RAILWAY publication "Pocket Guide to the Midland Railway of England". Coloured pictorial card covers showing illustration of Haddon Hall. 110pp guide to places to visit on the Midland Railway. Complete with fold out map (tape repair). Circa 1894. Spine taped and covers a little worn. £10

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