Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

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

SRA Postal Auction: Handbills

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Lot 364 LSWR AND LYNTON & BARNSTAPLE RAILWAYS handbill for day excursions from Ilfracombe to Lynton. Dated July 1907. Frayed down r/h edge. - Sold for £170 to bidder number 8304

Lot 365 WOTTON TRAMWAY handbill showing times of trains between Brill and Quainton. Dated April 1891. Folded, fold tears, fragile. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 2244

Lot 366 MERSEY, LNWR & GWR JOINT handbill for express trains to Hooton for the Wirral Park and Hooton Park steeplechases. Red print, dated April 1900. String tear and loss top centre affecting title. £10

Lot 367 Four FESTINIOG RAILWAY handbills including Grand Flying Exhibition and Sports at Pwllheli (1911), Grand Circus at Portmadoc (1927), Take a Trip on the Toy Train (1936 & 1938). (4) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 7077

Lot 368 RAVENGLASS & ESKDALE RAILWAY handbill showing Easter arrangements 1927. Small pin holes, annotation at top edge. £5

Lot 369 GWR handbill "Special Notice - Discontinuance of Passenger Train Service between Cleobury Mortimer and Ditton Priors". Red print, dated July 1938. Small annotations. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 2100

Lot 370 GW & SR handbill for a through service between Birkenhead, Chester, Birmingham, Oxford, Folkestone, Ramsgate. Green print showing map of route. Dated July 1923. String tear at top. Folded. - Sold for £8 to bidder number 2004

Lot 371 Four SECR handbills for cheap day returns and excursions. All on coloured paper, most dated 1922. Varying condition, some with string tears. (4) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 249

Lot 372 Five SECR handbills for cheap tickets and excursions to London, Epsom Races, Eridge Hunt Steeplechases, Tunbridge Wells cricket week, Tonbridge cricket week. All on coloured paper, dated 1914. Varying condition, most with string tears. (5) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 249

Lot 373 LMS 4pp handbill for a "Unique Rail and Steamer Cruise" to Staffa and Iona. Blue print, dated May 1939. - Sold for £7 to bidder number 1535

Lot 374 Four GWR handbills. Educational excursion to Cadbury's works, Bournville (1928), Wincanton races March 1937, cheap tickets to sporting events in South Wales September 1928 (very poor condition), programme of tourist arrangements to Ireland 1936. All with wear. Plus GWR Magazine centenary number September 1935. (5) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1535

Lot 375 Approx 40 BR(M) handbills including a few multi page examples. Dated 1950s & 60s. Condition varies. (40) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848

Lot 376 Approx 18 BR(NE) handbills including 12 double sized examples. Dated 1950s & 60s. Condition varies. (18) - Sold for £70 to bidder number 324

Lot 377 Approx 37 BR(W) handbills including multi page and typescript examples. Dated 1950s & 60s. Condition varies. (37) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 301

Lot 378 Approx 50 BR(E) handbills. Mostly single page examples from the 1960s. String tears to some. (50) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1535

Lot 379 Approx 50 BR(W) handbills. Mostly single page examples from the 1950s and 1960s. (50) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1181

Lot 380 Approx 60 BR(W) handbills. Mostly multi page examples from the South Wales and Birmingham area circa late 1950s - early 1960s. (60) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2822

Lot 381 Approx 30 BR(NE) handbills. Most dated 1960s. Condition varies. (30) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848

Lot 382 SPORTING EVENTS. Approx 35 BR handbills for excursions to football and rugby matches plus exhibitions and events. Dated late 1950s - early 1960s. (35) - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1535

Lot 383 BR(W) Somerset & Dorset Line timetable revisions handbill. 4pp dated January 1966. £5

Total number of Lots in Handbills: 20.

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