Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 17th September 2019

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Lot 141 Early and Historical Paperwork: MILFORD HAVEN RAILWAY & ESTATE COMPANY prospectus for 6% preference shares. Large size, 4pp. Poor condition with faults and tears. Plus application form dated 1882. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 486.

Lot 142 Early and Historical Paperwork: WEAR DOCK AND RAILWAY prospectus. Large size, 4pp, dated 1845. £10

Lot 143 Early and Historical Paperwork: BRISTOL, BATH & POOLE RAILWAY prospectus. Large size, 4pp, circa 1845. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 3752.

Lot 144 Early and Historical Paperwork: BOSTON STAMFORD AND BIRMINGHAM RAILWAY (with a branch from Spalding to Lynn) prospectus. Large size, 4pp including map of line, dated 1845. Folded. £10

Lot 145 Early and Historical Paperwork: SHERBORNE RAILWAY prospectus. Large size, 4pp on blue coloured paper, undated. Folded. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 3752.

Lot 146 Early and Historical Paperwork: PONTEFRACT DONCASTER WORKSOP AND MANSFIELD JUNCTION RAILWAY prospectus. Large size, 4pp, undated. Folded. £10

Lot 147 Early and Historical Paperwork: LETTER from Brunel's Duke Street office re Tiverton Tunnel. Copy clerk's copy of the letter for the company's filing system with clerk's version of Brunel's signature. Dated 1838. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1555.

Lot 148 Early and Historical Paperwork: LYNTON AND BARNSTAPLE RAILWAY "Engine Driver's Report" form. Duly completed for the 5.48pm down train from Barnstaple and the 7pm up train from Lynton on September 12th 1901. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 8304.

Lot 149 Early and Historical Paperwork: Two LYNTON AND BARNSTAPLE RAILWAY fully headed unused memos. (2) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 8304.

Lot 150 Early and Historical Paperwork: SNAILBEACH DISTRICT RAILWAY fully headed letter from the office in Oswestry. Dated 1908. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 907.

Lot 151 Early and Historical Paperwork: LONDON & BIRMINGHAM RAILWAY 5" x 3½" information card for the Euston Hotel. Shows tariffs for the hotel and cab fares. Green card, undated, good condition. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 979.

Lot 152 Early and Historical Paperwork: LNWR letter envelope. Rear flap shows company house flag and "Holyhead & Dublin Express Steamers Royal Mail Route" in red. Plus headed letter paper from LMS Royal Mail Route and David MacBrayne Glasgow & Highland Royal Mail Steamers. Last item coloured pictorial type. (3) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 979.

Lot 153 Early and Historical Paperwork: SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY advertising card promoting the benefits of the Brighton, Lewes and Newhaven railway. 5½" x 4" with map on one side and text on reverse. Dated 1837. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 624.

Lot 154 Early and Historical Paperwork: MR, LC&DR, G&SWR Traffic Agent Henry Johnson & Sons business card. Text in French. Contemporary annotations on back. £10

Lot 155 Early and Historical Paperwork: DORKING, BRIGHTON AND ARUNDEL RAILWAY fully headed pre printed letter re arrangement with the South Western Railway. Dated 1846. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 249.

Lot 156 Early and Historical Paperwork: LEICESTER AND SWANNINGTON RAILWAY printed letter re the general meeting of proprietors in August 1839. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 356.

Lot 157 Early and Historical Paperwork: OLDHAM MANCHESTER LIVERPOOL & BIRKENHEAD RAILWAY COMPANY envelope with company name on front. Used with 1d red stamp attached. Plus similar example from the Stockport, Timperley & Altrincham Railway dated 1838. (2) £10

Lot 158 Early and Historical Paperwork: LONDON, TOTTENHAM AND EPPING FOREST RAILWAY notice to owners, lessees and occupiers re land needed for construction of the railway. Large size, 4pp, folded, dated 1891. Worn and grubby. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 911.

Lot 159 Early and Historical Paperwork: EASTERN COUNTIES AND LONDON AND BLACKWALL RAILWAY COMPANIES 4pp memorandum of agreement for the sale of land to the railway. Blue paper, large size, dated 1852. Folded and faded at folds. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 911.

Lot 160 Early and Historical Paperwork: WINDSOR & ASCOT RAILWAY voting application card. December 1897. £5

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