Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

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

SRA Postal Auction: Posters

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Lot 912 BR(W) q/r poster showing Cuneo view of 5021 crossing Royal Albert bridge. Trimmed down at edges. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 353

Lot 913 BR q/r poster map of "Freight Service Connections with Europe". Coloured, circa 1950s. Fold tears and tape repairs on rear. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4848

Lot 914 BR(E) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Fenland" showing view of King John by Lance Cattermole. Circa late 1950s. Folded, edge creasing and tears. - Sold for £95 to bidder number 4848

Lot 915 BR(S) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Hampshire - served by British Railways" showing New Forest scene. Folded, edge faults and tape repairs on rear. Circa early 1960s. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 4848

Lot 916 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Whalley Abbey" showing view by Greene. Dated 1959. Small edge tears. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 4848

Lot 917 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Western Region Modernisation - Diesel Railbus Services" with artwork by Wolstenholme showing view of speeding 4 wheeled railbus at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. Circa late 1950s. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 7119

Lot 918 BR(M) d/r photographic poster "The Permanent Way" issued as No.4 in the "Facts and Figures" series showing track and mechanised track laying with artwork by Studio Seven. Circa 1957. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 919 BR(W) d/r pictorial poster with artwork by Riley showing view of Trafalgar Square at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. Plus another 4 similar. (5) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4848

Lot 920 BR d/r coloured pictorial poster "Summerbreak Holidays 1981" advertising holidays in England and Scotland at BTH hotels. Shows view of train in countryside. Folded. £10

Lot 921 BR INTER CITY d/r coloured pictorial poster "Coventry Cathedral" showing the cathedral tapestry. Circa 1967. Folded. - Sold for £100 to bidder number 7119

Lot 922 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising Windermere Lake services. Photo illustration of MV Swan at top. Undated. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 353

Lot 923 BR(M) 30" x 20" coloured pictorial poster advertising Windermere Lake services. Illustration of ship by Wilcox at top. Undated. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4848

Lot 924 TRAVELLERS FARE d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising special excursions to commemorate 100 years of catering 1879 - 1979. £10

Lot 925 BR 30" x 20" coloured pictorial poster "No Sailing Ticket...No Go" re summer sailings between Holyhead and Dun Laoghaire showing Studio Seven view of rejected passenger. Circa 1960s. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 4848

Lot 926 BR(E) d/r coloured pictorial poster "The Daytime Anglo Scottish Car Carrier. London - Newcastle - Edinburgh" showing green and brown coloured view of forest and coast. Dated May 1962. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4848

Lot 927 BRB d/r coloured pictorial poster "Oh wouldn't you like to be beside the seaside" showing saucy seaside postcard image and fares to coastal locations. Dated 1975. Folded, some staining at l/h edge. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7119

Lot 928 SWEDISH RAILWAYS d/r coloured pictorial poster "Circular Tours in Scandinavia". Circa 1970s. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7119

Lot 929 NETWORK SOUTHEAST d/r coloured photographic poster "Rail Rovers. Experience the Freedom of the Flexible Ticket" showing view of Weymouth. Dated 1994. Fold our r/h edge. Plus another similar. (2) £10 - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7119

Lot 930 NETWORK SOUTHEAST d/r coloured photographic poster "Rail Rovers. Discover Britain with the Flexible Ticket" showing view of Eggesford, Devon. Dated 1994. Plus another 3 similar. (4) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1555

Lot 931 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Visit Arundel Castle" showing green and black illustration of the castle by Lander. Dated 1977. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 932 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Visit Battle" showing lilac and black illustration of the castle by Lander. Dated 1977. Folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 933 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Visit Chichester" showing green and black illustration of the cathedral by Lander. Dated 1976. Slight creasing. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848

Lot 934 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Have an Awayday to History" showing brown and black illustrations of the cathedrals at Canterbury, Winchester, Salisbury and Brighton Pavillion by Lander. Circa late 1970s. Some creasing and edge faults. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4848

Lot 935 BR 20" x 30" coloured pictorial poster "See Britain By Train - The Eastgate, Chester" showing view of the street. Plus another similar. (2) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 936 BR d/r coloured poster advertising the Royal Tournament at Earl's Court showing image of motorcycle policeman. Appears to be early 1970s. Folded, small fold tears. £10

Lot 937 BR(ScR) d/r photo illustrated poster "Glasgow - London Electrification Progress Report" detailing work completed in Scotland. Dated 1971. Folded. Plus another similar showing station improvements. (2) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 7119

Lot 938 LOCAL COUNCIL published d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising Morecambe & Heysham for modern healthy holidays. Circa early 1960s. Edge tears at bottom. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 939 ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET COMPANY d/r coloured photographic poster "Come Cruising Liverpool to Llandudno - Sail Away to the Isle of Man for your Holidays" showing view of ferry. Undated. Folded. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4848

Lot 940 NORTHERN IRELAND RAILWAY d/r coloured photographic poster showing view of DMU and sandy beach. Circa 1970s. Folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 7119

Lot 941 BR(M & W) d/r letterpress poster re the withdrawal of passenger services between Blackwell and Stoke Works. Green and black print, dated 1966. Folded. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 2144

Lot 942 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster re the closing of stations between Weston super Mare and Taunton at Bleadon & Uphill, Dunball, Durston, Creech St.Michael. Blue print, dated 1964. Folded and marked at folds. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4848

Lot 943 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster "Public Notice" re the withdrawal of passenger services between Stratford upon Avon and Worcester. Blue print, dated 1969. Folded. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 2920

Lot 944 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster "Public Notice" re the withdrawal of passenger services between Bristol Temple Meads and Severn Beach. Blue print, dated 1969. Folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4848

Lot 945 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster re the withdrawal of passenger services on the Clevedon branch showing times of replacement bus service. Red print, dated 1966. Folded. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 456

Lot 946 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster re the withdrawal of passenger services between Cheltenham and Swansea listing stations to be closed. Green and black print, dated 1964. Folded. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4848

Lot 947 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster re the withdrawal of passenger and freight services between Brent and Kingsbridge. Dated 1963. Folded. - Sold for £140 to bidder number 2333

Lot 948 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster "Public Notice" re the withdrawal of passenger services from Badminton station. Blue print, dated 1968. Folded. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848

Lot 949 BR(M) d/r letterpress poster re withdrawal of passenger services between Carlisle and Silloth listing stations affected. Dated September 1963. Edge tears and creasing. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848

Lot 950 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster re withdrawal of passenger services between Cairnie Junction and Elgin via Buckie and between Keith Junction and Elgin via Dufftown listing stations to be closed. Dated September 1967. Folded. - Sold for £180 to bidder number 892

Lot 951 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster re withdrawal of passenger services between Kilmarnock and Ayr, closing stations at Gatehead, Drybridge and Barassie. Dated October 1966. Folded. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 632

Lot 952 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster re withdrawal of passenger services from the stations at Harburn, Cobbinshaw, Auchengray and Carnwath. Dated April 1966. Folded. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 7119

Lot 953 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster re withdrawal of passenger services between Dunfermline Lower and Stirling, closing stations at Dunfermline Upper, Alloa, Oakley and Cambus. Dated May 1966. Folded. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 8651

Lot 954 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster re withdrawal of local passenger services between Perth, Blair Atholl and Struan listing stations to be closed. Dated May 1965. Folded. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 353

Lot 955 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster re withdrawal of all services from Kingsknowe station. Dated May 1964. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 956 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster re withdrawal of passenger services between Edinburgh Waverley and Musselburgh listing stations to be closed. Dated July 1964. Folded. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4848

Lot 957 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster re withdrawal of passenger services from the stations at Sandilands, Ponfeigh, Happendon, Douglas West, Inches and Muirkirk. Dated October 1964. Folded. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 4543

Lot 958 BR(ScR) 30" x 20" letterpress poster re withdrawal of passenger services between Ballinluig and Aberfeldy. Dated May 1965. Folded, marked near bottom. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 904

Lot 959 BR(ScR) 30" x 20" letterpress poster re withdrawal of passenger services from the stations at Maxton, Rutherford, Roxburgh, Kelso, Coldstream, Tweedmouth. Dated June 1964. Folded. - Sold for £130 to bidder number 2861

Lot 960 BR(E) d/r letterpress poster re the withdrawal of passenger services between Norwich and Sheringham. Green and black print, dated 1968. Folded and a little creased. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1285

Lot 961 BR(S) large sized timetable poster for services between Weymouth, Bournemouth, Southampton, Eastleigh and London. Dated September 1960. A little sun darkened. Folded. £10

Lot 962 BR(S) large sized timetable poster for services between London, Eastleigh, Southampton, Bournemouth and Weymouth. Dated June 1960. A little sun darkened. Folded. £10

Lot 963 LNER 20" x 14" timetable poster for services between Bishop Auckland and Barnard Castle. Brown print with winking eye logo at top. Dated May 1946. Folded and a little creased. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 2257

Lot 964 LNER d/r timetable poster for services on the Great North of Scotland section main line and branches. Dated April 1932. Folded, edge repairs. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 892

Lot 965 BR(W) 20" x 12" departures poster for Wolverhampton Low Level. Dated March 1967. Folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 7119

Lot 966 MIDLAND RAILWAY (probably) 20" x 14" letterpress poster showing the work and payment details of the company orphanages. Folded, undated. Plus LMS subscription form for membership. £10

Lot 967 GWR d/r letterpress poster "Whom do you Serve" listing the views of the company and those of the union in the general strike of May 1926. Some edge creasing and tears. Plus another 3 similar. (4) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4848

Lot 968 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster "Sheeting of Traffic for Conveyance by Goods Train" re Minister of Transport's regulations. Green artwork border, dated 1940. Folded. Plus another similar. (2) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4848

Lot 969 BR d/r letterpress poster "Back on the Job" expressing the railway's gratitude to various agencies for help during the interruption to services. Undated. Edge wear. Plus two others similar. (3) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4848

Lot 970 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster "Please Avoid Travelling this Whitsun". Red print, undated, folded. Plus two others similar. (3) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4848

Lot 971 BR(NE) d/r letterpress poster "Cyclists. You may store your bicycle daily at this station at the following rates". Light blue border, dated 1953. Small edge tears, folded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 7119

Lot 972 BR(NE) d/r poster "Summertime Day Tickets - Hull - Brough branch". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1951. Folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 353

Lot 973 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Tickets Any Train Any Day - Huddersfield - Holmfirth". Dated 1952. Folded, slight discolouration at folds. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4913

Lot 974 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Tickets Any Train Any Day - Leeds - Harrogate - Knaresborough". Dated 1952. Folded, slight discolouration at folds. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 975 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Tickets Any Train Any Day - York - Moorthorpe, York - Wakefield". Dated 1952. Folded, slight discolouration at folds. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848

Lot 976 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Tickets Any Train Any Day - Leeds - Marsden". Dated 1952. Folded. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 977 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Tickets Any Train Any Day to South Shields". Dated 1952. Folded, slight discolouration at folds. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 353

Lot 978 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster "Collection & Acceptance of Goods" re the start of British Summer Time on February 25th. Green artwork border, undated. Folded. Plus another similar. (2) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848

Lot 979 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster "Whitsun Holidays - don't forget to Travel Light, Book in Advance, etc". Orange artwork border, undated. Folded. Plus another similar. (2) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4848

Lot 980 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster "Delivery of Returned Empties" re returning packaging to manufacturers. Green artwork border, undated. Folded. Plus another similar. (2) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1154

Lot 981 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster "Special Notice" re possible suspension of passenger, goods and boat trains. Dated August 1939. Folded. Plus another similar. (2) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1154

Lot 982 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster "Your Train, Your Goods may be late" re problems caused by weather and blackout. Red artwork border, undated. Folded. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1154

Lot 983 MINISTRY OF LABOUR published d/r poster "What is Disablement?" re getting suitable employment, dated 1946. Red and black print. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1154

Lot 984 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster "A New Train. Paddington - Slough - Reading to South Wales". Red and green print showing timetable. Dated June although no year given. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 486

Lot 985 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster "Special Cheap Excursion to Kyle of Lochalsh" listing fares from various stations. Brown print, dated July 1952. Folded. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 7119

Lot 986 GWR d/r letterpress poster "A Day at the Seaside" for an excursion from the Taunton area on the West Somerset line to Minehead. Printed on orange paper, dated May 1890. Areas of restoration. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 456

Lot 987 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE 30" x 20" letterpress wartime poster re timetables remaining in force for longer. Dated April 1944. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1154

Lot 988 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE 30" x 20" letterpress wartime poster re increased port charges on services to Ireland. Dated April 1942. Plus another similar. (2) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848

Lot 989 MET & GC JOINT COMMITTEE 30" x 20" letterpress poster "By-Laws and Regulations". Dated 1906. Plus similar LNER d/r example dated 1923. Folded. (2) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4848

Lot 990 LNER d/r letterpress poster re additional late train from the Southend area to London every Sunday. Dated August 1923. Folded, some rust staining. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 991 LNER d/r letterpress poster re cancelled and altered trains in the Doncaster area. Brown print, dated October 1926. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 992 LNER 20" x 12" letterpress poster "Newmarket Races" advising that no additional trains will run. Undated, folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 353

Lot 993 LNER d/r letterpress poster re altered train arrangements for trains between Loughton and Liverpool Street. Dated October 1924. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 994 LNER d/r letterpress poster re additional and altered trains from Liverpool Street. Dated November 1923. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 995 BR 18" x 12" coloured poster "Warning. Danger" advising of the switch on of 25kv overhead wires in the Rugby and Northampton area June 1965. Plus similar for overhead wires in Rugby depot in 1963. Folded. (2) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 7119

Lot 996 COUNTY CRUISES LTD 30" x 20" letterpress poster advertising river cruises on the Maid of Kent to Kew Gardens. Undated, folded. £10

Lot 997 MINISTRY OF HEALTH 30" x 20" photographic poster "Diphtheria is Deadly - Immunisation Protects" showing photo of baby. Circa 1940s. Folded. £10

Lot 998 BOROUGH OF MARLBOROUGH small sized letterpress poster announcing a public meeting at the guildhall Marlborough in order to encourage the building of the proposed Manchester and Southampton Railway. 11" x 9", dated August 1845. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 353

Lot 999 AYNHO STATION on the GWR letterpress poster announcing the monthly sale of fat sheep, lambs, cattle and pigs to be sold by auction. Approx 15" x 10", dated June 1877. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 2462

Total number of Lots in Posters: 88.

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