Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

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

SRA Postal Auction: Postcards

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Lot 706 GWR series 3 poster card "Cheap Fares Fast Trains and Steamers to Southern Ireland" (GW055). Correspondence back, not used, slight foxing. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 668

Lot 707 GWR series 3 poster card "To the Lizard by Rail and Motor in 8 Hours" (GW056). Correspondence back, postally used 1905. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 668

Lot 708 GWR series 3 poster card ""Land's End by Rail and Motor. 8 Hours from Paddington" (GW057). Correspondence back, postally used 1907. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 9122

Lot 709 CHESHIRE LINES RAILWAY correspondence card "Bridge Street, Chester" (CLC001) showing B&W view. Postally used 1906. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 9122

Lot 710 BIDEFORD WESTWARD HO! AND APPLEDORE RAILWAY official card "Westward Ho!" (BWH006) showing beach scene. Not postally used. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 8304

Lot 711 BIDEFORD WESTWARD HO! AND APPLEDORE RAILWAY official card "Pebble Beach and Sands, Westward Ho!" (BWH001). Postally used 1906. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3068

Lot 712 BIDEFORD WESTWARD HO! AND APPLEDORE RAILWAY official card "Victoria Park, Bideford" (BWH005). Not postally used. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 8304

Lot 713 ISLE OF WIGHT RAILWAY official card "Ventnor Steep Hill Cove" (IOW011). Blue frame, UB, printed by PPC. Postally used 1907. Vertical crease towards l/h edge. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 2708

Lot 714 ISLE OF WIGHT RAILWAY official card "Shanklin Old Village" (IOW005). Blue frame, UB, printed by PPC. Not postally used. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2708

Lot 715 ISLE OF WIGHT CENTRAL RAILWAY official card "Whippingham, The Church" (IWC001). Postally used 1906 and with some edge creasing. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 2708

Lot 716 ISLE OF WIGHT CENTRAL RAILWAY official card "Cowes" (IWC002). Not postally used, severe back damage. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 2708

Lot 717 JOINT SOUTH WESTERN AND BRIGHTON RAILWAY early intermediate sized card "Ryde Esplanade Isle of Wight" (JSW002). Blue border, postally used 1905. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 2708

Lot 718 LSWR advertising card "Services to the Continent and Channel Islands via Southampton Mr.Williams begs to acknowledge" (LSW024). Advert for holiday tour on rear. Postally used 1904. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 9122

Lot 719 LSWR official card "SS Vera" (LSW030) showing sepia view of vessel with vignettes at corners. Not postally used. £10

Lot 720 SR official card "The Versailles" (SR046) showing B&W view of ship with text in English. Not postally used. Plus similar "Le Rouen" (SR045A). Used 1929. (2) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 668

Lot 721 CHEMINS DE FER DE L'EST & DE BRIGHTON poster card "Paris - Londres via Dieppe et Newhaven" (CF378). Vertical format showing view of ship. Not postally used. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 380

Lot 722 GCR official real photo card "Hospital & Public Library, Worksop" (GC2526). Plus similar "The Priory from Canch, Worksop" (GC2520). Both postally used. (2) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 3068

Lot 723 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY official correspondence card "Northwood, Green Lane" (MET104-2K). Postally used 1904. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 668

Lot 724 GNR early intermediate size official card "Shodfriar's Hall Boston" (GN179). Blue frame, not postally used. £15

Lot 725 GNR official card "A Yarmouth Row" (GN092) showing street scene. Not postally used. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 9122

Lot 726 GNR official card "Char-a-bancs, Great Yarmouth" (GN094) showing B&W view. Not postally used. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 9122

Lot 727 GNR early official card by the Picture Postcard Company "Foreign Office, St.James's Park" (GN856). Sepia vignette. UB. Used, not dated. £12

Lot 728 GCR official real photo card "Sulgrave Manor - ancestral home of George Washington" (GC2481). Not postally used. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 668

Lot 729 GCR HHH Series official card "Thoresby House & Bridge" (GC2436) showing coloured view. Not postally used. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2058

Lot 730 HULL & BARNSLEY RAILWAY official card "Shipping Agricultural Machines at Alexandra Docks, Hull" (HB007) showing B&W view. Postally used 1908. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 8968

Lot 731 NER panorama view card "No.4 - Whitby" (NE004). Not postally used. £12

Lot 732 NER panorama view card "No.38 - Harrogate" (NE038). Not postally used. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1063

Lot 733 CENTRAL LONDON RAILWAY "Twopenny Tube" official cards. "Lift" (CLR026), "Train" (CLR027), "Locomotive" (CLR028), "Booking Office Bank Station" (CLR029), "Platform Bank Station" (CLR030). Not postally used. (5) - Sold for £70 to bidder number 1063

Lot 734 Three CENTRAL LONDON RAILWAY official cards showing sepia picture with route map below. "Central London Railway Power House" (CLR007), "CLR Tunnel Whitewashing Train" (CLR008), "Central London Railway Motor Car" (CLR009). Last item not postally used. (3) - Sold for £70 to bidder number 1063

Lot 735 Seven SR official cards in the eight routes to the continent series by Leonard Richmond. Boulogne, Calais, Dieppe, Dover, Folkestone, Newhaven, St. Malo (SR066 - 072). Not postally used. (7) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 3201

Lot 736 Full set of 8 LSWR SERVANT'S ORPHANAGE official cards (LSW013 - LSW020). Not postally used. (8) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 2004

Lot 737 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY set 3 official cards (MET013 - 018). "High Street Pinner", "Pinner Church", "Pinner Church Interior", "At Pinner", "Lychgate Parish Church", "Parish Church Northwood". Most postally used. (6) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3068

Lot 738 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY set 4 official cards (MET019 - 024). "Northwood from the Golf Links", "Pavilion Northwood Golf Links", "Northwood from Haste Hill", "Sanatorium Northwood", "Batchworth Heath", "Hamper Mills near Northwood". Most postally used. (6) £10

Lot 739 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY set 5 official cards (MET025 - 030). "Stream below Hamper Mills Nr. Northwood", "Victoria Hotel", "Batchworth Hill", "Batchworth Locks", "Chorley Common from Met Railway", "Church and Schools Chorley Wood". Most postally used. (6) £10

Lot 740 Six DUMBARTON & BALLOCH JOINT LINE COMMITTEE official cards. "At Rowardennan, Loch Lomond" (DBJ002), "Ardlui showing Ben Lomond" (DBJ001), "Tarbet. Loch Lomond showing Ben Lomond" (DBJ011), "Ben Lomond from Rowardennan" (DBJ003), "Loch Lomond Swan Island" (DBJ006), "Tarbet Pier Loch Lomond" (DBJ012). Most not postally used. (6) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 9122

Lot 741 Eight DUMBARTON & BALLOCH JOINT LINE COMMITTEE detachable official cards showing views of Loch Lomond, originally in book form (DBJ013 - DBJ020). Not postally used. (8) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 9122

Lot 742 GREAT SOUTHERN & WESTERN RAILWAY official card "Great Southern Hotel, Lakes of Killarney" (GSWI053) showing small vignettes of Muckross Abbey and donkey cart within decorative frame. Postally used 1902. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 3068

Lot 743 GREAT SOUTHERN & WESTERN RAILWAY official correspondence card "Meeting of the Waters and Muckross Abbey" (GSWI012). UB. Not postally used. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 819

Lot 744 GREAT SOUTHERN & WESTERN RAILWAY & MGWR JOINT official card "Railways of Ireland Tourist Office" (GSWI120) showing coloured view of model railway exhibition at the British Empire Exhibition. Not postally used. £10

Lot 745 Set of 12 LYNTON & BARNSTAPLE RAILWAY official postcards (LYN001 - LYN012) showing coloured views. Most postally used, condition varies. (12) - Sold for £120 to bidder number 8304

Lot 746 Fourteen MANX ELECTRIC RAILWAY official cards, mostly real photo types. Most not postally used. (14) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1144

Lot 747 APPROX 95 mostly commercial postcards showing narrow gauge railways in Wales including Festiniog, Talyllyn, Vof R, GVR, etc. Circa 1920s - 60s. (95) - Sold for £65 to bidder number 1144

Lot 748 APPROX 75 postcard sized B&W photos and commercial postcards showing narrow gauge railways including Lynton & Barnstable and Leek & Manifold. Variable quality. (75) - Sold for £130 to bidder number 8304

Lot 749 APPROX 70 postcard sized B&W photos showing narrow gauge railways in Wales including Corris, GVT, Talyllyn, etc. Many pre preservation. Variable quality. (70) - Sold for £65 to bidder number 8304

Lot 750 Approx 80 EUROTUNNEL and Eurostar official postcards showing construction and opening of the tunnel. Not used, no apparent duplication. (80) - Sold for £65 to bidder number 3201

Total number of Lots in Postcards: 45.

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