Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

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

SRA Postal Auction: Paperwork

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Lot 104 BRISTOL & EXETER RAILWAY large sized ledger type book of unused consignment notes. 200+ pages with two notes and counterfoils per page in part leather bound hardback covers. Good condition. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 2661

Lot 105 CLC ledger type "Wagon Stock Register". Part leather bound hardback covers containing approx 150+ pages listing stock. Covers 1910s - 20s. Covers worn, contents OK. - Sold for £260 to bidder number 1250

Lot 106 BARRY DOCK AND RAILWAYS notebook of hand drawn illustrations of major structures on the company's network. 30+ pages of drawing including Wenvoe Tunnel, Coldbrook bridge, etc. Probably ex company surveyor. Spine poor causing front cover to be detached. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 911

Lot 107 GER headed cheque from the Union of London and Smiths Bank Limited. Issued 1919. Creased and worn. £5

Lot 108 11 LMS and BR(M) handbills, many related to football matches. Plus a number of other paperwork items including Cornish Riviera Express luncheon menu and wine list dated 1964 and Caledonian Railway supplementary working timetable for the international aviation meeting at Lanark, August 1911. (Qty) - Sold for £170 to bidder number 4848

Lot 109 NER booklet "List and Diagrams of North Eastern Specially Constructed Wagons appendix C". Clothbound paperback covers, 74pp dated 1917. Amendments added. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4739

Lot 110 LANCASHIRE DERBYSHIRE & EAST COAST RAILWAY 12" x 10" notice "All Persons Travelling in this Brake Van do so at their own risk, etc". Dated November 1896. Laid on card. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1645

Lot 111 NER ledger type bound volume of "Circulars of a Permanent Nature issued by the General Superintendent". 60+pp plus added amendments. Dated 1913. Well used condition. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 632

Lot 112 GWR St.John Ambulance Association certificate for passing the re-examination class in first aid. Brown print, ornate design on card. Approx 8" x 10", dated 1923. £10

Lot 113 LMS 1pp thin card notice "Opening of New LMS Halt on 8th August 1927 at Roundwood between Harpenden and Hemel Hempstead" showing timetable. Crease top l/h corner. £10

Lot 114 HMSO published "Railway Statistics Great Britain". Foolscap volume containing details of traffic carried and marshalling yard statistics for August 1930. 42pp, rusty staples. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 4812

Lot 115 GWR foolscap sized notice re bullying and intimidation of men who did not join the general strike in 1926. Damage at bottom edge. Plus covering letter and small sized ASLEF leaflet. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 7695

Lot 116 LNER invitation to travel on a trial trip of the new Coronation streamlined train from King's Cross on 30th June 1937. Approx 6" x 4", blue print, pin holes at top. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 4203

Lot 117 GER information card "The Prince and the Inspector" re the retirement of Inspector William Harris of Ely (inspector on the royal train for 38 years) and the gift from the Prince of Wales. Approx 4" x 3", undated. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 802

Lot 118 GER Old Comrades' Association (Hotel Branch) invitation card to a dinner dance in the Abercorn Rooms on May 15th 1931. Approx 4" x 3", blue print. £5

Lot 119 END OF COLLECTION selection including LNER luggage labels, GWR luggage labels, various paperwork and forms from several companies plus a copy of The Times newspaper GWR Centenary edition dated 1935 (worn). - Sold for £5 to bidder number 701

Lot 120 BTC typescript document "Preservation of Historic Locomotives". 20+ pages of memos and duplicate copies of letters relating to ex GWR locos and the museum at Swindon. Dated early 1960s. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1181

Lot 121 Four BR(E) Great Eastern Line "Best Kept Station" certificates awarded to Brentwood station. Each approx 12" x 10" thin card dated 1952 - 1962. (4) £10

Lot 122 LNER invitation card for the naming ceremony of the locomotive "Green Howards" at Richmond station on 24th September 1938. 4" x 3" with regiment and LNER coats of arms on front. Unused, scuffs on rear where removed from album. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1172

Lot 123 LNER Southern Area Eastern Section circular "Number of Passengers arriving at and departing from Liverpool St, Bethnal Green, Fenchurch St, Leman St, etc by all trains on Tuesday 5th October 1937". Foolscap sized, 26pp, minor wear. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 911

Lot 124 ALBUM containing a small number of miscellaneous items including a few items of pre grouping paperwork and possibly official B&W photos of LNWR locos. Variable quality. £10

Lot 125 BR "Working Clothes Guide". Large sized booklet showing the clothing styles of the various sectors. 88pp, fully illustrated in colour. Dated 1990. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 3567

Lot 126 BRITISH ROAD SERVICES card type drinks mat. Circular, approx 3" diameter, red print showing the new logo. £10

Lot 127 SHEET MUSIC for "Oh Blow the Scenery on the Railway (The Railway Guard)" by Leigh & Arthurs, sung by George Lashwood. 8pp with coloured illustration of guard on front. Dated 1910. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4232

Lot 128 W.H.JUBB catalogue of larger scale model railways. Pictorial card covers, 60pp, fully illustrated, circa post WW1. £5

Lot 129 Small quantity of TRIX TWIN model railway posters and tinplate signs. (Qty) - Sold for £20 to bidder number 2780

Total number of Lots in Paperwork: 26.

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