Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 17th March 2020

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Lot 41 Reports and Records: GWR bound volume of "War Reports of The General Manager to the Board of Directors. 1914 - 1919". 300pp in clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. Covers rubbed. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1154.

Lot 42 Reports and Records: LMS bound volume of half yearly reports of the General Meetings of the Proprietors. 300+pp in clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on spine. Covers the period between 1928 and 1942. - Sold for £190 to bidder number 534.

Lot 43 Reports and Records: One SR and two BR(S) "Motive Power Department Engine History Sheets" for West Country loco 34068 (21C168). Shows inspections at Ramsgate depot between 1947 and 1950. (3) - Sold for £130 to bidder number 2260.

Lot 44 Reports and Records: Small quantity of Transport Users Consultative Committee correspondence and report relating to the proposed closing of the Hayling Island branch. Dated 1962. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 2708.

Lot 45 Reports and Records: BTC foolscap sized report on "Performance and Efficiency Tests with Exhaust Steam Injector British Railways Standard Class 5 Mixed Traffic Locomotive". Card covers, 12 pages plus illustrations and diagrams. Dated May 1953. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 418.

Lot 46 Reports and Records: RAILWAY EXECUTIVE foolscap sized report on "Performance and Efficiency Tests with Exhaust Steam Injector British Railways Standard Class 7 2 Cyl 4-6-2 Mixed Traffic Locomotive". Card covers, 11 pages plus illustrations and diagrams. Dated April 1953. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4137.

Lot 47 Reports and Records: BTC foolscap sized report on "Performance and Efficiency Tests with Exhaust Steam Injector Eastern and North Eastern Regions V2 Class 3 Cyl Mixed Traffic Locomotive". Card covers, 7 pages plus illustrations and diagrams. Dated March 1953. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4137.

Lot 48 Reports and Records: BR Mechanical & Electrical Engineer's Department foolscap sized report on "Performance and Efficiency Tests with Exhaust Steam Injector Eastern and North Eastern Regions B12 Cyl 4-6-0 Mixed Traffic Locomotive". Card covers, 9 pages plus 37 pages of illustrations and diagrams. Dated August 1951. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 459.

Lot 49 Reports and Records: Four BR(S) "Boiler Reports" for ex SR loco 34103 taking place at Stewarts Lane in 1951 and 52. (4) £10

Lot 50 Reports and Records: BR(M) report "Freight Traffic Plan". Card covers containing 66 typescript page report plus fold out diagrams. Dated November 1958. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 51 Reports and Records: BR(E) foolscap sized report "Progress of Modernisation and Rationalisation to December 1958". Card covers, 51 typescript pages plus several fold out maps and diagrams. Plus BTC report of the sub-committee of the planning committee "Modernisation and Re-equipment of British Railways" dated October 1954. 248 pages. (2) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 864.

Lot 52 Royal Train Notices: SWR, GWR, LNWR, CR and GNSR timetable of Her Majesty's train from Gosport to Ballater, 31st August - 1st September 1900. Foolscap sized, lilac print with ornate gold edging. Scuffs on rear. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2799.

Lot 53 Royal Train Notices: GNR and GN&GE card timetable for a special train for the King of Spain from Blankney to King's Cross on 6th December 1913. Gold print with coat of arms at top. Large scuff on rear where removed from album. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 2799.

Lot 54 Royal Train Notices: LSWR royal train notice No.140 re train for the queen from Gosport to Basingstoke on 29th April 1886. 2pp on faded lilac coloured paper. Creased and worn. Fragile. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 2480.

Lot 55 Royal Train Notices: GNSR, CR & LNWR Royal Train timetable for a train for the Queen from Ballater to Euston on 2nd & 3rd September 1904. Gold print with royal coat of arms on front, 2pp, scuffs on rear and marked on front. £10

Lot 56 Royal Train Notices: GNSR Royal Train timetable and instructions for a train for the King from Aberdeen to Ballater on 20th September 1912. Royal coat of arms on front, 3pp plus attached 3pp amendment. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 819.

Lot 57 Royal Train Notices: LMS 1pp, black edged notice "Funeral of King George V Tuesday 28th January 1936" re staff observing 2 minutes silence. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 2004.

Lot 58 Locomotive Working and Records: BR(S) London West and Southern Districts booklet "Engine Workings for Passenger and Freight Trains - Sundays". Card covers, 69pp, dated June 1955. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 59 Locomotive Working and Records: BR(M) Central Division 5 typescript page document (sheets 4 - 8) showing Lower Darwen passenger engine workings. Dated May 1948. Plus 15 page similar document showing freight engine workings. Non consecutively numbered pages dated 1947 - 49. Very worn/well used condition. - Sold for £220 to bidder number 493.

Lot 60 Locomotive Working and Records: BR(M) Central Division 26 typescript page document showing Lower Darwen passenger and freight engine and enginemen's workings. Non consecutively numbered pages dated September 1949. - Sold for £220 to bidder number 493.

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