Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

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

SRA Postal Auction: Paperwork

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Lot 87 AGREEMENT between the South Devon Railway and the Cornwall Railway for the joint use of the principal station of the SDR at Plymouth. Large size, blue paper, 10pp dated April 1855. Fold tears, paper a little brittle. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1555

Lot 88 EAST COAST JOINT STOCK booklet "Specification of a Third Class Corridor Carriage and Wheels and Axles Complete". Card covers, 19pp specification and tender form, dated 1892. £5

Lot 89 SER report of the proceedings of the AGM held in London in February 1923. 10pp. £5

Lot 90 LBSCR General Order No.39 re changing of the pattern on the reverse of season tickets. 1pp with specimen examples pasted at top. Dated November 1857. Laid on card. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 249

Lot 91 NORTH LONDON RAILWAY order No.369 "Workmen's Tickets". 2pp with coloured illustrations of ticket and the day of use. Undated, well used and with faults. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 911

Lot 92 NORTH LONDON RAILWAY general order No.335 "Season Tickets and Passes - colors (sic), shape and distinctive marks". 3pp with coloured illustrations of ticket colours. Dated 1895. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 911

Lot 93 GWR "Summary of Comparative Returns of Goods, Minerals and Livestock Traffic". Large sized single sheet showing comparison for the Plymouth District for each year between 1938 and 1945. Plus a few type sheets showing tonnages of goods of various categories dated 1947. £10

Lot 94 GWR 13pp foolscap size circular No 1294 of April 1938 "Weighbridges". Lists the stations and capacities of truck and cart weighbridges. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 486

Lot 95 GNR book showing locomotive wheel arrangements, dimensions and weights. Cloth covers, 45 pages, dated 1913. £10

Lot 96 L&YR booklet "Through Booking Arrangements with the Manchester Ship Canal Company at Manchester for through loads of 1 ton and upwards". Blue clothbound card covers, 15pp plus fold out plan of docks (detached). Dated September 1917. Minor cover wear. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1143

Lot 97 GWR 2pp "Preliminary Notice to landowners, builders, etc at North Acton, Twyford Abbey, Alperton, etc" re passenger motor car service between London and Greenford. Illustration of rail motor and route map on rear. Dated 1904. Folded. £10

Lot 98 August 30th 1834 edition of the DUBLIN PENNY JOURNAL. 8pp with illustration and article on the Dublin and Kingstown Railway. Disbound. - Sold for £9 to bidder number 2595

Lot 99 PETER HANDFORD. Archive of material relating to Peter Handford and the Argo Transacord steam sound recordings. Various items including letters, catalogues, record centres, etc. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 2595

Lot 100 Twelve HIGHLAND RAILWAY wagon label type cards to indicate number of carriages to be sent from and to. Unused, dated 191x. (12) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1143

Lot 101 BR large sized card permit to enter Stoke on Trent station for the visit of HM Queen on 25th May 1973. Slight wear. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1063

Lot 102 BR(M & ScR) "Locomotive Stock Book". Official folder containing 103 typescript pages detailing loco allocations. Dated July 1950. £10

Lot 103 APPROX 90 dividend warrants with examples from GER, SER, Shrewsbury & Hereford Railway, GWR, Humber Commercial Railway & Dock Company. (Qty) £10

Lot 104 LMS station platform lamp paper label "Grantown on Spey". Black print on yellow, 9" x 3½", unused. Plus similar "Grandtully". (2) £10

Lot 105 21 ARMY GROUP booklet of general arrangement drawings of German locos. Paperback, 20pp, dated 1945. £10

Total number of Lots in Paperwork: 19.

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