Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 277P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 17th March 2020

SRA Postal Auction: Books

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Lot 1 HARDBACK BOOK "London to Cambridge by Train 1845-1938" by R.B. Fellows. 32pp plus plates, published in Cambridge in 1939. Limited to 140 copies. VGC. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 979

Lot 2 GASQUOINE CP "The Story of The Cambrian". 157pp, published locally in 1922. Minor edge wear to covers. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4812

Lot 3 Bound volume of the GER MAGAZINE. Volume 1 dated January - December 1911. 382pp in official hardback covers with title in gold on spine. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4734

Lot 4 Bound volume of the GER MAGAZINE. Volume 5 dated January - December 1915. 300+pp in official hardback covers with title in gold on spine. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4734

Lot 5 TWO VOLUME work "The Railways of Great Britain - A Historical Atlas" by Colonel Michael H.Cobb. Green hardback covers in green slipcase, 600+pp, revised reprint published by Ian Allan in 2005. - Sold for £130 to bidder number 7644

Lot 6 WIENER L "Passenger Tickets". Hardback, 300+pp published by The Railway Gazette circa 1940s. Some cover wear. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4128

Lot 7 BOUND VOLUME of 13 booklets relating to the locomotives of various companies including Cambrian, Barry, Rhymney, NSR, LT&SR, etc. Authors include Allchin, MacLeod, Weight, Aldrich, McCormick, etc. Good condition. £10

Lot 8 JACKSON H.T. "The Railway and Airway Letter Stamps of the British Isles 1891-1971". Hardback, 184pp published by Harry Haynes in 1979. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4137

Lot 9 HARDBACK BOOK "Safety in Road and Rail Tunnels". 722pp report of the first international conference held in Basel, Switzerland, November 1992. £10

Lot 10 CLINKER'S "Register of Closed Passenger Stations and Goods Depots in England, Scotland and Wales 1830 - 1977". 181pp, 1978 edition. Plus supplements dated August 1979 and November 1981. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2268

Lot 11 RAILWAY GAZETTE published six-part work "Railway Posters and the War". 200+pp illustrated guide to posters published by the wartime Railway Executive 1939-43, bound into hardback covers. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 2268

Lot 12 COLLIERY GUARDIAN published hardback book "Guide to the Coalfields 1966". Green, clothbound covers, 374pp plus adverts. Lists collieries and mines in the UK with maps showing locations. Covers worn and bindings loose. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1016

Lot 13 OLIVER AND AIREY RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE "Handbook of Railway Stations 1877". 224pp in clothbound, hardback covers. Spine wear. Plus 48pp appendix dated 1881. (2) - Sold for £140 to bidder number 7318

Lot 14 OLIVER AND AIREY RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE "Handbook of Railway Stations 1883". Card covers, 278pp. Covers rubbed, contents OK. - Sold for £140 to bidder number 225

Lot 15 RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE OFFICIAL "Handbook of Stations 1912". Hardback covers, 680pp, covers rubbed. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1154

Lot 16 BRADSHAW'S "Anglo-French Phrase Book for Travellers & Students". Pocket sized, red clothbound covers, undated, some wear. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3068

Lot 17 BRADSHAW'S TABLES OF GRADIENTS issued to accompany the map of Railways of Great Britain. Hardback, 30pp dated January 1839. £10

Lot 18 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1871. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 600+pp no maps. Covers worn and restored. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 246

Lot 19 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1876. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 600+pp plus fold out maps. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1581

Lot 20 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1883. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 600+pp plus one fold out map (others missing). £10

Lot 21 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1886. Leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 600+pp plus fold out maps. Covers rubbed. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 2961

Lot 22 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1888. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 600+pp plus fold out maps. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 4176

Lot 23 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1890. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 600+pp plus fold out maps. £10

Lot 24 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1901. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 600+pp plus fold out maps. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 2961

Lot 25 BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1886. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 600+pp plus fold out maps. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4812

Total number of Lots in Books: 25.

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