Great Central Railwayana Limited
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Sale 281P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 16th June 2020

SRA Postal Auction: Posters

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Lot 700 BR(ScR) q/r coloured pictorial poster "Tay Bridge. See Scotland by Rail" showing Cuneo view of class 40 loco and train crossing the bridge. Folded, tape repairs to corners, some wear. £10.00

Lot 701 SR d/r coloured pictorial poster "Hastings & St.Leonards" showing yellow and black view of Hastings boats and old town from a linocut by Walter Spradbery. Extremely poor condition with many faults and much loss. £10.00

Lot 702 BR(M) d/r pictorial poster "Do You Know? ...there are many reduced fares by train to the shops and shows" showing view of shops and cinemas in London. Circa 1962. £10.00

Lot 703 BR d/r 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. £10.00

Lot 704 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "I'd rather stay in Plymouth" showing view of Francis Drake and globe by Lander. Dated 1961. Edge tear at top. £10.00

Lot 705 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. £10.00

Lot 706 BR d/r photographic poster "Inter City to the Commonwealth Games Edinburgh July 1970" showing view of sprinters. Folded, small edge tears. £10.00

Lot 707 BR SEALINK d/r coloured poster "Now 12 Sealink ways to start your motoring holiday in Europe and Ireland" showing map of routes across the channel and Irish sea. Dated 1970. Folded. £10.00

Lot 708 BR(E) and Zeeland Steamship Company d/r coloured pictorial poster "The Continent via Harwich" showing artwork by Royston Cooper. Circa 1960s. Creased. £10.00

Lot 709 BRB d/r coloured pictorial safety poster "An Open Door will Cause Delay - Please Close it" showing DMU and couple on platform. Dated 1977. £10.00

Lot 710 BR d/r coloured poster "Visiting Ireland this Summer" emphasising the need to have a sailing tickets. Dated 1964. Folded, large edge tear. £10.00

Lot 711 BR(W) and BEA d/r poster advertising services between Birmingham Snow Hill and London Airport. Yellow, red, blue and black coloured, circa early 1960s. £10.00

Lot 712 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "And Now Later Trains on the North London Line" showing line diagram and night owl illustration. Circa late 1960s. Folded and creased. £10.00

Lot 713 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE d/r poster "Send Your Parcels By Rail - Speedy Transit" with 'winged' parcel illustration in orange and brown by "FN" and with details of charges and terms. Dated 1952. Damp staining at bottom edge. £10.00

Lot 714 BR(W) d/r pictorial poster "New Diesel Trains - improved suburban services" listing Birmingham area services. Artwork by Wolstenholme showing speeding DMU. Dated 1957. Edge creasing. £10.00

Lot 715 BR d/r pictorial poster advertising special trains to the Gift Fair at Blackpool in 1964. Prancing horse logo at top with space at bottom to write in time and platform details for the train. Folded. £10.00

Lot 716 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. £10.00

Lot 717 BR(S) d/r coloured pictorial poster issued as No.3 in the "Facts and Figures" series detailing the work of the ships and ferries. Shows Studio Seven view of sailor on bridge. Dated 1957. £10.00

Lot 718 BR(W) d/r photographic poster "Business Expressions" showing smiling businessman and advertising the Bristol Pullman. Dated 1962. £10.00

Lot 719 BRB d/r pictorial poster showing the conversion table for fares in the new decimal currency. Illustration of "Decimal Des" at the bottom. Dated 1970. Folded. £10.00

Lot 720 BR(W) d/r photographic poster advertising the exhibition and photographic display at Paddington to commemorate the 125th anniversary of the station in 1979. Folded. £10.00

Lot 721 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Visit Hampton Court Palace" showing red and black illustration of the palace by Lander. Dated 1978. £10.00

Lot 722 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Visit Chichester" showing green and black illustration of the cathedral by Lander. Dated 1976. Slight edge creasing. £10.00

Lot 723 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Visit Windsor Castle" showing lilac and black illustration of the castle by Lander. Dated 1976. Folded. £10.00

Lot 724 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Visit Winchester Cathedral" showing brown and black illustration of cathedral by Lander. Dated 1978. Creased. £10.00

Lot 725 BTC 30" x 20" coloured photographic poster "See Britain by Train" showing view of the market place and cathedral, Wells, Somerset. Circa early 1960s. Folded and creased. £10.00

Lot 726 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. £10.00

Lot 727 BR & GREATER MANCHESTER d/r coloured pictorial poster "Local Trains are for You" advertising the Manchester - Oldham - Rochdale route with DMU illustration at top. Circa 1970s. Folded. £10.00

Lot 728 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising services on the Vale of Rheidol line. Train and scenic illustrations at top with timetable below. Circa early 1960s. Folded and with slight wear. £10.00

Lot 729 BR(ScR) d/r poster for a football special from Edinburgh to Lockerbie for a match between Queen of the South and Hearts on October 15th 1955. Artwork illustration of football and football boot in top corner by Pat Keeley. Folded, small holes along centre fold. £10.00

Lot 730 NORTHERN IRELAND RAILWAYS d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising runabout tickets showing DMU and map of lines. Circa early 1970s. Folded. £10.00

Lot 731 BR d/r coloured poster "For Visitors to England & Wales via Belfast and Heysham - Mid Week Thrift Plan". Yellow, pink and blue coloured, dated 1964. Folded. £10.00

Lot 732 BR d/r coloured poster "England & Wales via Dun Laoghaire and Holyhead - Mid Week Thrift Plan". Orange and blue coloured, dated 1965. Folded. £10.00

Lot 733 BRITISH TRAVEL ASSOCIATION (probably) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Ulster, Northern Ireland. Sunshine, Legend and Sport" showing cottage and scenic view. Circa 1950s. Large tape repair on rear. £10.00

Lot 734 BR(M) d/r coloured poster "Faster Trains - New Trains" advertising faster services from St.Pancras to Leicester, Nottingham, Manchester Central, Bradford, etc from June 1957. Light blue and yellow print, edge tears, marked along r/h edge. £10.00

Lot 735 BR(M) d/r coloured artwork poster "Railrover Tickets - The Freedom of the London Midland for Seven Days". Red and black coloured, dated 1961. Slight creasing to top edge. £10.00

Lot 736 NETWORK SOUTHEAST d/r coloured photographic poster "Travel by Train to Hampton Court Palace for a Magnificent Day Out" showing internal and external views of the palace. Dated 1980. £10.00

Lot 737 BR 18" x 12" coloured poster "Warning. Danger" advising of the switch on of 25kv overhead wires between Stafford and Lichfield in August 1963. Plus similar for overhead wires in Rugby depot in 1963. Folded. (2) £10.00

Lot 738 BR 18" x 12" coloured poster "Warning. Danger" advising of the switch on of 25kv overhead wires between Nuneaton and Rugby, September 1964. Plus similar for overhead wires between Tring and Watford, September 1964. Folded. (2) £10.00

Lot 739 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Interruption to Service between Oxford Road and London Road" showing illustration of the leaflet issued to explain the details. Dated September 1958. Small edge tears. £10.00

Lot 740 BR(W) d/r coloured poster "Short Cut to Heathrow. Railair Link keeps you clear of London" showing diagram of lines to Railair Link locations. Orange, yellow and black coloured, folded and with small fold tears at edges. Circa 1970. £10.00

Lot 741 LOCAL COUNCIL published d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising Morecambe & Heysham for modern healthy holidays. Circa early 1960s. Edge tears, marked along l/h edge. £10.00

Lot 742 NORTHERN IRELAND RAILWAY d/r coloured photographic poster showing view of DMU and sandy beach at Downhill, Co.Londonderry. Circa 1970s. Edge tears and creasing. £10.00

Lot 743 Three BRITISH TRAVEL ASSOCIATION 30" x 20" coloured photographic posters advertising locations in Northern Ireland. County Down, Carrickfergus, County Fermanagh. Circa 1960s & 70s. Slight creasing. (3) £10.00

Lot 744 Two BRITISH TRAVEL ASSOCIATION 30" x 20" coloured photographic posters advertising locations in Northern Ireland. County Down and Carrickfergus. Circa 1960s & 70s. Slight creasing. Plus Tourist Board fold out type "Map Folder" circa early 1960s (3) £10.00

Lot 745 Three BRITISH TRAVEL ASSOCIATION 30" x 20" coloured photographic posters advertising locations in Northern Ireland. County Down (2 different), Carrickfergus. Circa 1960s & 70s. Slight creasing. (3) £10.00

Lot 746 OVERLAND CHINA MAIL 30" x 20" poster issued to commemorate the opening of the Chinese Section of the Kowloon - Canton Railway in 1911. Blue print showing photo views. Folded and with small fold tears. Fragile. £10.00

Lot 747 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster announcing the refusal of consent to withdrawal of passenger services between St.Erth and St.Ives. Blue print, dated September 1966. Folded. £10.00

Lot 748 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster announcing the withdrawal of passenger services between Taunton and Minehead. Blue print, dated October 1970. Folded. £10.00

Lot 749 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster announcing the withdrawal of passenger services between Torrington and Halwill listing stations to be closed. Dated March 1965. Folded. £10.00

Lot 750 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster announcing the refusal of consent to withdrawal of passenger services between Whitland and Pembroke Dock. Dated May 1970. Folded. £10.00

Lot 751 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster announcing the withdrawal of passenger services between Yeovil Junction, Yeovil Town and Yeovil Pen Mill. Dated November 1965. Folded. £10.00

Lot 752 BR(M) d/r letterpress poster announcing the withdrawal of passenger services between Hartlebury Junction and Kidderminster via Stourport on Severn and Bewdley listing stations to be closed. Dated January 1970. Folded. £10.00

Lot 753 BR(S) d/r letterpress poster announcing the withdrawal of passenger services from Radipole station. Black and green print, dated March 1983. Folded. £10.00

Lot 754 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster announcing the withdrawal of passenger services from Brent Knoll station. Blue print, dated January 1971. Folded. £10.00

Lot 755 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster announcing the withdrawal of passenger services between Stratford upon Avon and Gloucester. Blue print, dated March 1968. Folded. £10.00

Lot 756 BR(W & M) d/r letterpress poster announcing the withdrawal of passenger services between Stratford upon Avon and Worcester and Stratford upon Avon and Honeybourne. Black and green print, dated January 1968. Folded. £10.00

Lot 757 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster announcing the withdrawal of passenger services between Bristol Stapleton Road Junction and Severn Beach listing stations to be closed. Black and green print, dated May 1967. Folded. £10.00

Lot 758 BR(E) d/r letterpress poster announcing the withdrawal of passenger services between Clayton West Junction and Clayton West and between Denby Dale and Sheffield Nunnery Junction. Blue print, dated September 1982. Folded. £10.00

Lot 759 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster announcing the modified train service between Cheltenham and Swansea and withdrawal of passenger services at various stations on the line. Black and green print, dated November 1964. Folded. £10.00

Lot 760 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster "Isle of Man - Notice of Increase in Through Rates" re conveyance of merchandise. Green artwork border, dated 1940. Folded. £10.00

Lot 761 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE 30" x 20" letterpress poster "Reservation of Seats" re railway staff reserving seats for travellers. Undated wartime issue. Folded. £10.00

Lot 762 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster "Notice of Increase of Railway Charges". Red artwork border, dated 1940. Folded. £10.00

Lot 763 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Tickets Any Train Any Day - West Hartlepool - Saltburn". Dated 1952. Folded, slight discolouration at folds. £10.00

Lot 764 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Tickets Any Train Any Day - Darlington - Middlesborough, Stockton - Saltburn". Dated 1952. Folded, slight discolouration at folds. £10.00

Lot 765 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster "Goods Train Traffic during Easter Holidays" re restrictions over the period. Green artwork border, undated. Folded. Plus two others similar. (2) £10.00

Lot 766 BR(W) 30" x 20" timetable poster of Devon General bus services between Sidmouth and Honiton and connecting rail services at Honiton. Dated May 1970. Folded. £10.00

Lot 767 BR(E) d/r train departures poster for Norwich Thorpe and City stations dated June 1956. Blue print. Folded, creased/crumpled, corner wear. £10.00

Lot 768 BR(M) d/r letterpress poster advertising special cheap day tickets to London from Flitwick, Harlington and Leagrave. Green print with DMU illustration at top. Dated September 1961. £10.00

Lot 769 LMS d/r letterpress poster advertising third class weekly season tickets. Red and green print, artwork border and space for writing in fares. Slight creasing. £10.00

Lot 770 BR d/r letterpress poster "British Railways Modernisation" warning of alterations and delays to Sunday trains due to WCML electrification and engineering work on the ECML. Circa early 1960s. Slight creasing. £10.00

Lot 771 MIDLAND RAILWAY d/r letterpress poster advertising excursion to Epsom Races from the Bradford and Sheffield area. Dated June 1874. Folded. £10.00

Lot 772 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster re withdrawal of passenger services between Kilmarnock and Barrhead, closing stations at Neilston Low, Lugton, Stewarton, etc. Dated August 1966. Folded. Plus another similar issue dated November 1966 detailing replacement bus service. (2) £10.00

Lot 773 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster re the proposed closure of Errol station. Dated July 1985. Folded, creased/crumpled. £10.00

Lot 774 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster re withdrawal of passenger services between Aberdeen and Ballater listing stations to close. Dated February 1965. Folded. £10.00

Lot 775 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster announcing withdrawal of passenger services from Kingsknowe station. Dated May 1964. Folded. £10.00

Lot 776 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster re withdrawal of passenger services between Aberdeen, Keith and Elgin via Buckie and via Dufftown listing stations to be closed and showing timetable of replacement bus services. Dated May 1968. Folded, some water staining. £10.00

Lot 777 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster announcing withdrawal of passenger services from Kilbarchan, Lochwinnoch and Kilbirnie showing timetable of alternate service. Dated May 1966. Folded. £10.00

Lot 778 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster re withdrawal of passenger services between Dundee and Newport on Tay East listing stations to be closed and showing timetable of replacement bus services. Dated March 1969. Folded. Plus another similar. (2) £10.00

Lot 779 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster re withdrawal of passenger services between Hamilton Central, Strathaven and Coalburn listing alternative rail services. Dated August 1965. Folded. £10.00

Lot 780 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster announcing the withdrawal of passenger services between Leven and St.Andrews showing alternate rail and bus services. Dated September 1965. Folded. £10.00

Lot 781 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster announcing the withdrawal of passenger services between Dumfries and Stranraer via Castle Douglas. Dated June 1965. Folded. £10.00

Lot 782 BR(M) q/r timetable poster for Derby - Manchester Central and branches services. Dated June 1964. Folded. £10.00

Lot 783 M&GN 20" x 16" timetable poster for trains on the day of the king's silver jubilee, May 6th 1935. Red and blue print with illustration of flags and royal crown at top. Creased, small tear and loss top l/h corner. £10.00

Lot 784 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE d/r letterpress poster "Cash on Delivery Arrangement" re suspension of the service due to the emergency situation, September 1939. Folded, small rust stains. £10.00

Lot 785 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE d/r letterpress poster re possible curtailment of passenger, freight and boat services due to the crisis situation, August 1939. Folded. £10.00

Lot 786 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE d/r letterpress poster "White Label Goods" re the need for goods to be clearly labelled. Undated. Folded, rust stains and holed in places. £10.00

Lot 787 BIG 4 & LT 30" x 20" letterpress poster "To Smokers" re prosecuting people smoking in non smoking compartments. Red and black print, undated. Folded, small loss at centre fold. £10.00

Lot 788 RAILWAY CLEARING HOUSE 24" x 20" letterpress poster "Take Care of Wagon Sheets" listing how to take care of sheets. Dated April 1939. Folded. £10.00

Lot 789 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Return Tickets Any Train Any Day Goole & Leeds City via Selby". Dated 1952. Folded. £10.00

Lot 790 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Return Tickets Any Train Any Day Leeds - Barnsley via Normanton". Dated 1952. Folded. £10.00

Lot 791 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Return Tickets Any Train Any Day between York - Church Fenton branch and Church Fenton - Moorthorpe - Wakefield branches". Dated 1952. Folded, slight discolouration at folds. £10.00

Lot 792 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Return Tickets Any Train Any Day Goole - Pontefract branch". Dated 1952. Folded. £10.00

Lot 793 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Return Tickets Any Train Any Day Castlefield - Huddersfield, Hebden Bridge - Halifax Town". Dated 1952. Folded, slight discolouration at folds. £10.00

Lot 794 BR(NE) d/r poster "Really Competitive Cheap Day Return Tickets Hull - Selby - Leeds". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1953. Folded, discolouration at folds. £10.00

Lot 795 BR(NE) d/r poster "Really Competitive Cheap Day Return Tickets Hull - Hessle - Saltmarsh". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1953. Folded, discolouration at folds. £10.00

Lot 796 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster "To Senders and Consignees of Goods" re packaging of goods properly. Green artwork border, undated, folded. £10.00

Lot 797 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster "Nominated Loading of Goods Train Traffic" re new system of distributing goods. Green artwork border, dated 1941. Folded. Plus another similar. (2) £10.00

Lot 798 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster "When Travelling at Easter" re travelling light and tickets available. Orange artwork border, undated, folded. Plus another two similar. (3) £10.00

Lot 799 BR(NE) d/r letterpress poster "For Your Rail Journey this Easter" listing the special arrangements. Orange and green print, dated 1951. Folded. £10.00

Lot 800 BR(NE) d/r letterpres poster "Big Reductions in Fares Any Train Any Day York - Harrogate and intermediate stations". Shows fares to various stations. Dated 1952. Folded. £10.00

Lot 801 BR(NE) d/r letterpress poster "Summertime Day Tickets - Hull - Beverley branch". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1951. Folded. £10.00

Lot 802 BR(NE) d/r letterpress poster "Cheap Day Return Tickets Any Train Any Day Darlington - West Hartlepool". Dated 1952. Folded, slight discolouration at folds. £10.00

Lot 803 BR(M) q/r train departures poster for Manchester Exchange. Dated October 1968 reissue of May 1968. Folded. £10.00

Lot 804 GWR 18" x 12" letterpress poster showing cab fares for horse driven vehicles from Plymouth North Road railway station stand. Dated May 1916. Some wear and marking. £10.00

Lot 805 BR(W) d/r train departures poster for Swindon station dated September 1957. Very worn, corner loss, fold tears. £10.00

Lot 806 M&GN 26" x 20" letterpress poster listing passenger train alterations for Christmas 1934. Brown print, folded. £10.00

Lot 807 LNER d/r letterpress poster "Air Force Summer Leave - cheaper furlough fares from Wendover" dated 1932. Folded and with marking at folds. £10.00

Lot 808 BR(ScR) d/r letterpress poster "Alterations to Anglo Scottish Trains via Kilmarnock" dated January 1970. Red print listing trains affected. Folded. £10.00

Lot 809 BR d/r red and black coloured letterpress poster "Exhibition" advertising the event at Round Hall Mansion House Dublin, June 1965. Folded. £10.00

Lot 810 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster "Announcing Additional Refreshment Car Trains between London and Bristol" Green and blue print listing train times. Dated April 1957. £10.00

Lot 811 BR(E) d/r departures poster for Skegness station. Red and black print, dated May 1969. £10.00

Lot 812 BR(S) timetable poster showing steamer services between Lymington Pier and Yarmouth. 24" x 20", dated September 1960. Folded. £10.00

Total number of Lots in Posters: 113.

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