Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Sale 268P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 17th September 2019

SRA Postal Auction: Working Instructions

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Lot 60 LBSCR "Notice of Special Traffic No.2" dated Easter 1866. Large size, 20pp on blue coloured paper. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 249

Lot 61 DUNDEE & ARBROATH JOINT RAILWAY "Train Alterations" notice No.214 dated 1st February 1900. 7pp, spine taped, front page grubby. £10

Lot 62 LSWR instruction No.28 of 1909 re the opening of Durley Halt between Botley and Bishop's Waltham on 23rd December 1909. 1pp, faults to l/h edge where removed from album. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 572

Lot 63 NER pocket sized 8pp instruction type booklet "Distinctive Headlights" detailing freight train headlights for use in the Tyneside control area. Dated 1917. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1250

Lot 64 NER "Loads of Engines Working Freight Trains Complete Sections" dated April 1917. Green cloth covers, 499pp. Covers worn with front detached. £10

Lot 65 RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE publication "Code Addresses to be used when sending Postal Telegraphs to Officers, etc". Green paperback covers, 163pp dated April 1910. Very worn and ink stained. £5

Lot 66 LMS Northern Division - all sections North of Glenboig "Notice of Special Train Arrangements". 30pp dated 10th April 1925. Spine taped. Plus similar dated 24th July 1925, 13th August 1926, 12th August 1927. (4) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1608

Lot 67 LMS Western Division "Programme of Special Trains" W1 No.57 dated July 20th 1946. 22pp, small loss to blank rear cover. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 2595

Lot 68 LNER North Eastern division Northern Area bound volume of "Programme of Special Trains" notices. 1000+pp in hardback covers covering the period between January and July 1931. - Sold for £320 to bidder number 1250

Lot 69 LNER Southern Scottish Area circular No.E61 - 71 "Advice of special train and other arrangements". 24pp dated 4th September 1926. Spine taped. Plus similar dated 23rd October 1925 and 16th April 1927. (3) £10

Lot 70 LNER Great Northern Section "Excursion and Special Train Arrangements" notice No.36 dated 11th September 1938. 39pp. £5

Lot 71 GWR Plymouth and Penzance Divisions "Notice of Extra Trains and Special Arrangements" notice No.492 dated September 1st 1900. 44pp, very rusty staples causing separation of sections. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1154

Lot 72 BR(W) Western Division notice No.2 "Arrangements for working passenger rated fruit traffic from Brest (via Plymouth), Saltash, Tamar Valley and Cheddar Valley - season 1961". 15pp. £10

Lot 73 BR(W) notice No.47 "Working of Empty Train Guards between Paddington, West London and Old Oak Common". 20pp dated September 1961. £10

Lot 74 BR(W) notice No.45 "August Bank Holiday 1948 - Notice of through train arrangements" dated 30th July - 5th August. 72pp, slight foxing. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 1258

Lot 75 BR(S) London West District booklet "Working of Trains during fog, ice and snow also running of de-icing trains". 60pp dated winter 1956/57. Slight wear to front page. £5

Total number of Lots in Working Instructions: 16.

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