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Sale 281P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 16th June 2020
SRA Postal Auction: Handbills
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Lot 308 DISTRICT RAILWAY & LONDON UNITED TRAMWAYS joint handbill advertising combined rail and tram tickets. Printed on blue paper, dated December 1906. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 3068
Lot 309 LNWR handbill advertising cheap tickets from Liverpool station to various stations for harvestmen. Printed on green paper, dated May 1857. Remnants of paper on rear where removed from album. £10
Lot 310 M&GN handbill advertising Holiday Season 1933 day trips from Honing and Stalham. Blue print, dated June 1933. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2997
Lot 311 EAST COAST ROUTE handbill for connecting services between Aberdeen and Southampton for shipping services to South Africa. Dated July 1904. £5
Lot 312 SOUTH YORKSHIRE JOINT LINE COMMITTEE handbill showing timetable for the start of Doncaster - Shireoaks passenger services. Dated December 1910. A few contemporary annotations. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 2244
Lot 313 SHROPSHIRE & MONTGOMERYSHIRE RAILWAY large sized handbill for cheap excursion tickets to Shrewsbury for the Shrewsbury Great Floral Fete. Blue print, dated August 1933. Plus similar smaller sized handbill "Market Fares" listing fares and excursion tickets. Dated April 1932. (2) - Sold for £5 to bidder number 2780
Lot 314 MIDLAND & SOUTH WESTERN JUNCTION RAILWAY handbill for cheap excursions to Salisbury for Salisbury races. Printed on pink coloured paper, dated July 1900. Repairs and wear. Plus similar for cheap excursions to Marlborough for Savernake Forest on green paper, dated August 1906. Faded at edges. (20 - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2626
Lot 315 MIDLAND & SOUTH WESTERN JUNCTION RAILWAY handbill for cheap excursions to Marlborough for Savernake Forest. Printed on green paper, dated August 1906. Faded at edges. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 264
Lot 316 GWR handbill type notice listing alterations to advertised excursion arrangements in consequence of the "Coal Labour Troubles". Dated March 1912. String tear and loss top centre. £10
Lot 317 GWR large sized handbill advertising the daily service to Ilfracombe, Lynton and Lynmouth from Oxford, Reading, Warwick, etc. Printed on yellow paper, dated July 1878. Plus similar on green paper for cheap tickets to Chippenham for the Wiltshire Agricultural Show from various Wiltshire and Bristol area stations. Dated May 1908. Frayed down l/h edge. (2) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 599
Lot 318 LNER handbill for excursion to Staithes, Loftus, Middlesborough and Thornaby for football match between Middlesborough and Everton from West Cliff, Sandsend, Kettleness, etc. Dated January 1924. Some wear. Plus LNER 8pp handbill of excursions to London on Sunday and Friday nights. Dated April 1927. Rusty staple removed. (2) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 632
Lot 319 BR(W) large sized handbill (or small sized poster) "Admaston Halt" listing times trains from Shrewsbury and Wellington will call at the halt. Dated September 1963. Folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 2780
Lot 320 BR(E) handbill re closure of the Buntingford - St.Margaret's branch and bus replacement service. Green print, dated November 1964. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 3021
Lot 321 FESTINIOG (OR TOY) RAILWAY 4pp handbill. Blue print, front showing photo views of the area, opens to show route map with information on new rambler's hostel on reverse. Undated. Plus similar earlier 2pp example and several 1950s and 60s paperwork items relating to the Festiniog and Tal-y-llyn railways. (Qty) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 353
Total number of Lots in Handbills: 14.
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