Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

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

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Lot 361 Publicity Material: GCR souvenir booklet of "US 63 Ambulance Train constructed for the US Army Medical Department at the GCR carriage works 1918". Illustrated paperback covers showing American flag. 32pp illustrated guide to the train. Covers detached at split spine, small tear to front cover. £10

Lot 362 Publicity Material: NER 24pp booklet "Travel in England". Paperback covers show small illustration of York Minster. Guide to places served by the railway. Includes two fold out maps. Circa 1903. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 363 Publicity Material: NER pocket sized official publication "Bolton Abbey and Woods". 8pp, yellow, red and green illustrated covers showing small sized view of the area. Published in the Northern Lights series, circa 1908. £10

Lot 364 Publicity Material: MIDLAND RAILWAY published hardback book "Scenery, Industries, History". Clothbound covers show title and illustration of High Tor in gold on front. 324pp guide dated 1902. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 819.

Lot 365 Publicity Material: CENTRAL LONDON RAILWAY Coronation Souvenir book. 36pp 7"x 11" specially published by the CLR in 1911. Contains 15 coloured views with full description on opposite page. Thick green card covers with gilt spine and stamped gilt lettering surrounding portrait of their majesties in raised card frame. Slight wear and small loss to frame. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 8065.

Lot 366 Publicity Material: METROPOLITAN RAILWAY official publication "Metroland". 1927 edition with coloured pictorial covers showing family picnic, bound into clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. 110pp plus fold out map. Good condition. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4743.

Lot 367 Publicity Material: METROPOLITAN RAILWAY & LNER joint publication "Country Walks No. 4". Illustrated covers showing country lane, 40pp, 22nd edition circa mid 1920s. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1143.

Lot 368 Publicity Material: METROPOLITAN RAILWAY official souvenir of the diamond jubilee of the railway 1863-1923. Coloured card covers with illustration of Metropolitan Railway electric locomotive. 24pp with colour plates and advertising leaflets in rear pocket. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 8065.

Lot 369 Publicity Material: METROPOLITAN & GREAT CENTRAL RAILWAYS joint publication "A Selection of Country Walks". Blue covers, 23pp, dated 1914. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1143.

Lot 370 Publicity Material: NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY official publication "Picturesque Staffordshire". Card covers, 154pp guide book dated 1908. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1031.

Lot 371 Publicity Material: NBR 92pp foolscap sized booklet "Programme of Tourist Arrangements Mountain Moor & Loch". Red and green artwork covers with map on rear cover, dated 1906 season. Spine wear. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 380.

Lot 372 Publicity Material: NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY guide book "The Key to Scotland's Beauties". Coloured pictorial paperback covers showing large key and people walking. 48pp fully illustrated guide. Undated, slight wear to covers. £10

Lot 373 Publicity Material: LNWR invitation card for the opening of the Ashbourne & Buxton Railway on the 1st August 1899. 8" x 6", thin card, blue and gold print with LNWR coat of arms at top. VGC. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 3935.

Lot 374 Publicity Material: LNWR booklet "Carriage Works, Wolverton". Coloured paperback covers showing company coat of arms, 41pp illustrated description of the works with fold out plan, published 1907. Covers slightly dusty, small edge tear. - Sold for £140 to bidder number 7578.

Lot 375 Publicity Material: LNWR official publication "LNWR Company of England Sends Greetings to American Voyagers and Presents this Little Book of Information". Decorative coloured covers, 64pp plus fold out map, published for the USA market, 2nd edition dated October 1907. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 380.

Lot 376 Publicity Material: LNWR programme for the visit of the International Railway Congress to Earlestown wagon works on 28th June 1895. 4pp with lilac and gold coloured decorative cover, opening to show programme in English and French. Vertical fold. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 819.

Lot 377 Publicity Material: LNWR 6pp fold out brochure for services to tourist areas and for services to Ireland. Cover shows coloured illustration of ship at sea. Dated July 1906. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 819.

Lot 378 Publicity Material: LNWR Golf Course Score Card. Pocket sized, 2pp thin card with golfing illustration on front and score card on rear. Unused. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 380.

Lot 379 Publicity Material: GNR guide book "A Holiday in London". Coloured pictorial covers show sights and King's Cross station, 32pp plus fold out map. Dated 1912. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 819.

Lot 380 Publicity Material: GNR publication "Seaside Farmhouse & Country Lodgings & Hotels". 86pp guide plus fold out map in coloured pictorial paperback covers. Published by Walter Hill & Co in 1899. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848.

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