Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

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

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Lot 101 Signalling Paperwork: BR(W) internal publication "Old Oak Common Signal Box - description and method of operation". Card covers, 33pp plus fold out diagram, circa early 1960s. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 3567.

Lot 102 Signalling Paperwork: BR(E) office copy plan of the track layout and interlocking levers at Trowse Lower Junction. Fold out plan on paper. Undated. £10

Lot 103 Signalling Paperwork: BR file of plans relating to the London Bridge resignalling scheme. Office copies, dated 1973/4. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 493.

Lot 104 Paperwork: 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 Paperwork: 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 Paperwork: 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 Paperwork: GER headed cheque from the Union of London and Smiths Bank Limited. Issued 1919. Creased and worn. £5

Lot 108 Paperwork: 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 Paperwork: 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 Paperwork: 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 Paperwork: 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 Paperwork: 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 Paperwork: 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 Paperwork: 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 Paperwork: 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 Paperwork: 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 Paperwork: 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 Paperwork: 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 Paperwork: 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 Paperwork: 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.

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