Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

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

SRA Postal Auction: Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.)

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Lot 214 NORTH BRITISH LOCO CO. official account of the company's war efforts 1914-1919. Illustrated, clothbound, hardback covers with company name in gold on front. 122pp fully illustrated account of locos and munitions made for the war. Slight cover wear. £10

Lot 215 NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY official descriptive booklet for the express passenger locomotive and tender built for the Egyptian State Railways displayed at the Franco - British Exhibition in London, 1908. Artwork card covers, 31pp fully illustrated. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 246

Lot 216 THE WALLSEND SLIPWAY AND ENGINEERING CO LTD published booklet "A 50 Years retrospect" commemorating the history of the firm 1871 - 1921. Orange and brown illustrated card covers, 44pp fully illustrated history. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1250

Lot 217 VACUUM BRAKE CO AND GRESHAM & CRAVEN LTD landscape format guide to company products. Artwork covers, 50+pp, fully illustrated, circa 1920s. Slight wear. £10

Lot 218 TAYLOR BROS (Manchester) guide to "Gibson Ring Fastening for Railway Wheels". Blue and silver coloured illustrated covers, 24pp, fully illustrated, circa 1920s. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 3771

Lot 219 BROWETT - LINDLEY "Tender and Specification" document. Brown and orange card folder containing specification and typed quotation plus catalogue for a vertical steam driven air compressor for BTH Co Ltd. Dated 1937. £10

Lot 220 EDGAR ALLEN & CO (Sheffield) catalogue "Trackwork". Illustrated card covers, 20+pp of illustrations of various crossing arrangements produced by the company, many for tramway systems. Circa 1920s. £10

Lot 221 D.NAPIER & SON publication "Napier Deltic Industrial Engines and Rail Traction Engines". Illustrated card covers, 16pp, fully illustrated including views of prototype and baby Deltic. Circa early 1960s. Some wear, covers grubby. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 657

Lot 222 BRUSH ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING CO brochure "4000hp Kestrel". Coloured pictorial covers show side view of loco, 8pp, fully illustrated, published 1968. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 657

Lot 223 ENGLISH ELECTRIC COMPANY official publication "Traction". Fully illustrated guide to the loco types built using the company's equipment, 44pp, card covers showing colour illustration of overseas loco. Circa 1961. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 324

Total number of Lots in Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): 10.

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