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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 17th September 2019
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Lot 401 Publicity Material: GWR official publication "GWR Docks 1936". Illustrated card covers, 332pp plus adverts and fold out maps. Details the company's extensive system of docks. Spine very poor and taped. Ex Board of Customs library. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 296.
Lot 402 Publicity Material: LNER official publication "How the LNER Carries Exceptional Freight Loads". Red and black card covers showing 50-ton wagon. 43pp fully illustrated guide to unusual freight loads. Dated May 1929. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 657.
Lot 403 Publicity Material: LNER booklet "The Silver Jubilee - Britain's First Streamline Train". Blue and black covers showing "Silver Link" loco. 16pp dated May 1936. Plus similar dated September 1935. Slightly rusty staples. (2) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848.
Lot 404 Publicity Material: LNER 12pp booklet "Tourist Travel Facilities from Norwich and Trowse". Dated 1925 season. Plus similar covering Wymondham, Yarmouth, Ely, March, Saxmundham. (6) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 820.
Lot 405 Publicity Material: LNER 24pp booklet "Tourist Travel Facilities from St.Ives & Chatteris". Dated 1925 season. Plus similar 4pp leaflet from Saffron Wealden. (2) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1143.
Lot 406 Publicity Material: LMS & LNER joint 32pp fold out type brochure "Through the Trossachs". Coloured pictorial cover by "M" showing waterfall and river. Opens to show map with guide on rear. Circa 1930s. £10
Lot 407 Publicity Material: LMS 6pp fold out leaflet for "Attractive Seven Day Tour of Northern Ireland". Green and brown print with bus and scenic illustration on front. Dated 1939. Plus B&I Line handbill for St.Patrick's Day excursions 1961 and UTA booklet promoting aspects of public relations dated 1959. (3) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 819.
Lot 408 Publicity Material: LMS 8pp smaller sized leaflet for the Liverpool & Manchester Railway centenary celebrations at Liverpool, 13th - 20th September 1930. Brown and orange illustrated covers. Shows illustrations of major points on the line showing difference in 1830 and 1930. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 819.
Lot 409 Publicity Material: LMS 4pp leaflet for Holiday Runabout Tickets. Printed on green paper in the form of the ticket, opening to show map of areas. Dated 1931. - Sold for £6 to bidder number 2004.
Lot 410 Publicity Material: LMS 80pp handbill type leaflet "Christmas and New Year Excursions from London - Holiday Programme 1938 - 39". Red, green and turquoise coloured. £12
Lot 411 Publicity Material: LMS official publication "Ports Owned and Served by the LMS 1932". 128pp plus 55pp of advertisements and several fold out plans. Bound without original covers into contemporary hardback covers. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1426.
Lot 412 Publicity Material: SR souvenir of Southampton Docks. Coloured covers cut in shape of ocean liner, 32pp detailing the history and activities of the docks. Fully illustrated, published 1930s. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 1063.
Lot 413 Publicity Material: SR 8pp fold out leaflet "All - Island Weekly Holiday Seasons. For Business and Pleasure". Green and purple print, opening to show map of the IOW and timetable. Dated July 1929. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 1223.
Lot 414 Publicity Material: SR 8pp centre folding brochure "Caesar's England". Coloured pictorial covers showing white cliffs and castle. Produced for the American market circa 1930s. 1" edge tear affecting all pages. £5
Lot 415 Publicity Material: SR 2pp leaflet in French "Comme dans un Fauteuil" advertising cross channel ferries. Red, grey and black print showing smoking man in armchair and ferry. Circa 1930s. A little creased. £5
Lot 416 Publicity Material: SR 8pp fold out leaflet "Come to Ilfracombe". Photo illustrated guide to the area with timetable on rear page. Dated 1934. Some wear and faults. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 8304.
Lot 417 Publicity Material: SR 8pp fold out leaflet "Along the Electric Way - Your Home in the Country". Green and red coloured pictorial covers, opening to show places to live along the electrified suburban lines. Dated 1926. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 819.
Lot 418 Publicity Material: SR publication "Eastleigh Locomotive Works". Photo covers showing loco E745. 24pp plus map, details the history and activities of the works. Undated. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2708.
Lot 419 Publicity Material: SR official publication "Devon and Cornish Days". Colour illustrated travelogue describing the major West Country towns. Hardback with illustrated front cover, 63pp, no dust jacket. £5
Lot 420 Publicity Material: BIG 4 published 6pp fold out leaflet "The Simplicity of Removals by British Railways". Orange and black print with illustrated covers by Ralph Mott showing removals scene. Circa 1940s. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 240.