Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Sale 272P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 17th December 2019

SRA Postal Auction: Early and Historical Paperwork

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Lot 146 HIBERNIAN GENERAL RAILWAY COMPANY report of a meeting held in London to propose the formation of the company to build lines in Ireland. 3pp dated 1825. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 3722

Lot 147 LNWR pre printed letter re special trains in connection with the opening of the Ashbourne and Buxton Railway on August 1st 1899. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4812

Lot 148 Seventeen DUNDEE, PERTH AND ABERDEEN RAILWAY JUNCTION COMPANY headed letters from the Perth Railway Department. Dated 1847 - 1848. (Qty) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 466

Lot 149 LANCASTER AND CARLISLE RAILWAY "Caution to Breaksmen" card. 3½" x 2½" dated Castle Station Lancaster November 1853. £10

Lot 150 STAMFORD AND ESSENDINE RAILWAY fully headed letter dated 1855. £5

Lot 151 STIRLING & DUNFERMLINE RAILWAY receipt for payment of the second share call. Ornate scrolled title, blue paper, dated 1847. Plus company report of the general meeting, undated. (2) £10

Lot 152 Four WILTS, SOMERSET AND WEYMOUTH RAILWAY paperwork items including agreement for purchase of lands, particulars of claim, act, etc. Dated 1840s. (4) - Sold for £180 to bidder number 3752

Lot 153 Approx nineteen BODMIN & WADEBRIDGE RAILWAY paperwork items. Mostly pay sheets and supplies request forms. Dated 1860s - 80s. (Qty) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 757

Lot 154 LONDON, SALISBURY, EXETER, PLYMOUTH & FALMOUTH RAILWAY notice re a meeting to agree the building of the railway. 4pp including map of line. Dated March 1836. - Sold for £160 to bidder number 3752

Lot 155 STRATFORD UPON AVON CANAL NAVIGATION document re land leased to the company. Dated 1815. Very worn and fragile, punch cancelled through seal. £10

Lot 156 STOCKTON & DARLINGTON RAILWAY collection of approx 24 way bills and colliery tickets. Many different types/locations, dated 1840s-60s. (24) - Sold for £80 to bidder number 2799

Lot 157 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY large vellum type document for the assignment of a leasehold interest in part of a property on Aldersgate. Dated 1863. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 8065

Lot 158 PEEL RAILWAY COMPANY prospectus for a short length of line to connect Peel and Ramsey. Dated 189x. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 632

Lot 159 ALBUM of paperwork from the Wotton Tramway and Oxford & Aylesbury Tramroad. Approx 20 items including invoices, timetable, etc. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1143

Lot 160 LANCASHIRE DERBYSHIRE & EAST COAST RAILWAY 1pp pre printed letter re the transfer of the undertaking to the GCR on 1st January 1907. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 911

Lot 161 KINGTON & EARDISLEY RAILWAY director's report of the half yearly meeting held August 1872. 4pp. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 2268

Lot 162 AGREEMENT between Mary Annette de Trafford and the Cheshire Lines Committee re the De Trafford Light Railway. 8pp dated 1917. Plus two part coloured detailed plans on paper of the area in question. (3) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1250

Lot 163 FFESTINIOG AND BLAENAU RAILWAY COMPANY prospectus. 4pp on blue coloured paper, dated 1866. Plus similar in the Welsh language. Also three "Special Resolutions" reports dated 1868. (5) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2799

Total number of Lots in Early and Historical Paperwork: 18.

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