Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 230P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 13th June 2017

SRA Postal Auction: Manufacturer's Catalogues

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Lot 179 W.G. BAGNALL Catalogue of Locomotives. Coloured pictorial card covers, comb binding, 48pp, fully illustrated. Circa 1950s. Plus 4 official photographic cards showing B&W views of company locomotives. Reverse side shows technical details. (5) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 180 BAGNALL LTD coloured brochure for diesel locos. Photo illustrated paperback covers, 8pp circa late 1950s. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 962

Lot 181 ARMSTRONG WHITWORTH publication "Locomotives" containing 20 B&W plates showing locos constructed by the company. Thick card covers with title and coat of arms on front. Circa 1920s. Covers bumped and creased. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2799

Lot 182 NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY souvenir booklet issued to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the company 1903-1953. 116pp in the more unusual clothbound hardback covers, with metal diamond "worksplate" on front cover. Slightly faded spine. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4816

Lot 183 SENTINEL WAGGON WORKS LTD instruction book "Sentinel-Cammell Steam Rail Coaches and Sentinel Patent Locomotives". Clothbound card covers, 59pp circa 1930s. Tape repairs inside covers. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 7851

Lot 184 ANDREW BARCLAY SONS & CO coloured brochure for company locomotives. Photo illustrated card covers, 14pp circa late 1950s. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1215

Lot 185 BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS brochure "Steam Locomotive Performance". Paperback, 12pp fully illustrated guide to steam locos produced by the company. Dated 1940. A little worn. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 246

Lot 186 HUNSLET ENGINE COMPANY coloured brochure for Hunslet diesel hydraulic locos 15 to 1500hp. Photo illustrated paperback covers, 8pp circa early 1970s. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 962

Lot 187 HUNSLET ENGINE COMPANY catalogue of locomotives. Card covers, 20+pp detailing company locos and other products. Dated 1968. Spine wear. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 657

Lot 188 HUNSLET ENGINE COMPANY 14pp glossy brochure showing locomotive types produced by the company along with other company products. Photo illustrated card covers, circa late 1960s. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 657

Lot 189 ENGLISH ELECTRIC COMPANY official publication "Traction". Fully illustrated guide to the loco types built using the company's equipment, 24pp, card covers showing colour illustration of WCML EMU. Circa mid 1960s. Plus two company brochures for diesel electric shunting locomotives circa late 1940s. Both poor/very worn. (3) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 2144

Lot 190 ISCA railway engineers and iron founders (Newport, Monmouthshire) catalogue of permanent way materials, switches and crossings. Card covers, 36pp, fully illustrated, circa 1940s. Covers slightly worn and detached. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3451

Lot 191 PECKETT & SONS smaller sized, catalogue type booklet "Abridged Illustrated List of Tank Engines". 28pp, paperback, dated 1938. - This item was not sold.

Lot 192 PECKETT & SONS LTD booklet of photographic views of the works and the locos built there. Blue card covers with embossed view of 4-4-0 tank loco. 78pp published circa 1940s. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2799

Lot 193 BEYER-GARRATT published book "Articulated Locomotives". Illustrated card covers showing coloured view of the locomotive type. 80pp fully illustrated, circa 1930s. Scuff to worn covers. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2799

Lot 194 HENSCHEL & SOHN & NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY illustrated catalogue of details of South African Railways "25" Class 4-8-4 locomotives and six wheeled double bogie tender. 52pp list and part illustrations contained in part leather bound hardback covers with title in gold. Dated 1954. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 3107

Lot 195 NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY illustrated catalogue of details of South African Government Railways "15CA" Class 4-8-2 locomotive with MLS Superheater and bogie tender. 37pp list and part illustrations contained in part leather bound hardback covers with title in gold. Dated 1930. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3107

Lot 196 NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY illustrated catalogue of details of South African Government Railways "12A" Class 4-8-2 type heavy goods engines with MLS Superheater and bogie tender. 35pp list and part illustrations contained in part leather bound hardback covers with title in gold. Dated 1929. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1133

Lot 197 VULCAN FOUNDRY LIMITED illustrated catalogue of details of South African Railways Enlarged Karroo type 4-6-2 passenger engines with bogie tender. 38pp list and part illustrations contained in part leather bound hardback covers with title in gold. Dated 1912. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1133

Lot 198 BEYER, PEACOCK & CO LTD illustrated catalogue of details of South African Railways 10th "2" Class Engines. 35pp list and part illustrations contained in part leather bound hardback covers with title in gold. Dated 1911. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1133

Lot 199 BEYER, PEACOCK & CO LTD illustrated catalogue of details of South African Railways GE class Garratt Engines. 32pp list and part illustrations contained in part leather bound hardback covers with title in gold. Dated 1930. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3107

Lot 200 BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS illustrated catalogue of details of South African Railways and Harbours CA class 2-8-2 type locos with superheater and tender. 46pp list and part illustrations contained in card covers. Dated 1929. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 1133

Lot 201 LOCOMOTIVE MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION HANDBOOK. Soft covers, 464pp plus several fold-out diagrams, published by the LMA, first edition dated 1949. Paul Edwards bookplate inside front cover. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1172

Lot 202 WESTINGHOUSE BRAKE & SIGNALLING CO published booklet "Signalling Waterloo to Hampton Court Junction, Southern Railway". Green and gold card covers, photo illustration on front missing, 28pp, fold out map missing, dated 1936. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4736

Lot 203 ALBUM containing approx 76 locomotive manufacturers photo cards showing B&W loco views with technical information below or on the rear, mostly for locos for use overseas. Manufacturers include American Locomotive Company, NBL, Bagnall, etc. Plus a quantity of postcards published by the South African Railways Museum. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 2154

Total number of Lots in Manufacturer's Catalogues: 25.

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