Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 235P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 12th September 2017

SRA Postal Auction: General Books 3

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Lot 85 Three RAILWAY EXECUTIVE typescript reports re integration of railway cartage in Scotland, Dundee District , Analysis of Traffic Passing Through Forfar, Proposed Closure of Glasgow Buchanan Street Station on Sundays during Winter Months. 50+ pages, dated 1950. (3) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 2595

Lot 86 Two RAILWAY EXECUTIVE large size "Examinations of Steam Locomotives" record cards for loco 31506 showing details for examinations at Stewarts Lane depot in 1955 and 1956. Well used condition. Plus SR record card for loco 30770 and several typescript pages showing loco allocation and disposal information. (Qty) - Sold for £80 to bidder number 1098

Lot 87 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE LM Region Chief Mechanical Engineer's Department typescript document "Special Features on Class 4 2-6-0 Freight Engines". Card covers, 10 pages plus diagram and photo illustration. Dated February 1949. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 321

Lot 88 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE "Instruction Book for Standard Steam Locomotives". 50+ typescript pages plus many fold out diagrams, dated January 1951. Well used. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 321

Lot 89 Four BR "Engine Record Cards" for locos 43100, 62005, 63395 and 65855. Each shows loco information and details of works visits. (3) - Sold for £75 to bidder number 934

Lot 90 Three BR "Diesel Locomotive Record Cards" for Hunslet built locos 2588, 2591 and 2594. Each shows loco information and details of works visits. (3) - Sold for £70 to bidder number 934

Lot 91 BR(ScR) Operating Department memorandum of the meeting held in Edinburgh 20th July 1949 re the working of freight traffic to, from and via Dundee and Perth. 4 foolscap sized typescript pages. - This item was not sold.

Lot 92 FILE of fifteen BR(W) signalling notices re MAS in the Old Oak Common area. Dated 1966 - 1968. - This item was not sold.

Lot 93 BR(W) 8 typescript page report re the withdrawal of passenger services between Bodmin Road and Padstow. Dated 1966. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 1314

Lot 94 BRB appendix to the report on the withdrawal of passenger services between Bodmin Road, Bodmin North and Padstow. 20+ foolscap sized type script pages, dated 1965. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 1314

Lot 95 BR(W) SIGNALBOX TRAIN REGISTER from Stroud signalbox. Duly completed for the period between October 1959 and May 1960. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 1258

Lot 96 BR(W) CM&EE Department Paddington typescript document "Allocation of Diesel Locomotives & Multiple Units". Card covers, 71 typescript pages, dated October 1975. Covers faded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 97 BR(W) CM&EE Department Paddington typescript amendment lists to the "Allocation of Diesel Locomotives & Multiple Units" publication. 50 + issues dated between 1975 and 1979. - This item was not sold.

Lot 98 BR(E) 7 typescript page foolscap sized working instructions for the GN resignalling Little Bytham - Stoke - Highdyke. Dated April 1975. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1409

Lot 99 BR(M) booklet "Re-numbering of Locomotives 1973". Green card covers, comb binding, 57 typescript pages. Covers the TOPS renumbering system. - This item was not sold.

Lot 100 BR(M) Western Division signalling notice No.620G re the resignalling and remodelling at Euston. 2pp plus fold out diagram. Dated September 1952. - Sold for £8 to bidder number 1250

Lot 101 BR(S) file of correspondence re loco renewal and building policy. 10 foolscap sized typescript pages dated 1956. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 624

Lot 102 BR(S) folder of amendments to the "Numbers and Formation Book". 50+ typescript pages, dated 1960s and 70s. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 624

Lot 103 BR(NE) signalling notice No.15A re Healey Mills new marshalling yard. 5pp plus fold out diagram. Dated April 1962. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 2595

Lot 104 BR(NE) "Supplementary Programme of Signalling Arrangements No.19A" re Tees Signal Box. 9pp plus large fold out diagram. Dated May 12th 1963. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 632

Lot 105 BR(NE) "Supplementary Programme of Signalling Arrangements No.49A" re introduction of colour light signalling between Marshall Meadows and Tweedmouth South signalboxes. 6pp plus large fold out diagram. Dated December 10th 1961. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1409

Lot 106 BR(NE) "Supplementary Programme of Signalling Arrangements No.15A" re Newcastle new signalling. 50pp plus large fold out diagram. Dated April 12th 1959. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4812

Lot 107 BR file of correspondence re the inaugural ceremony for the Manchester - Sheffield - Wath electrification in 1954. 9 foolscap sized typescript pages. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 211

Lot 108 Five BR(E) signalling notices re Sheffield Victoria, Brightside Junction, Tinsley Yard, Aldwarke Junction, Shepcote Lane & Tinsley Park. Each foolscap sized with fold out diagram, dated 1964 - 65. (5) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 211

Lot 109 BR(E) signalling notice re the new double line connection between the Nottingham & Lincoln line and Nottingham & Grantham line at Netherfield Junction. 2pp plus fold out diagram. Dated December 1964. Grubby and worn. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 3771

Lot 110 BR(E) Great Northern Line signalling notice re the widening of the line between New Barnet and Potters Bar. 2pp plus fold out diagram (detached). Dated March 1959. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1409

Lot 111 BTC Historical Relics Department copy of the plan of the Metropolitan Railway loco cabside from loco No.23. Large size paper plan, undated, faults at some folds. - This item was not sold.

Lot 112 OSWESTRY MUTUAL IMPROVEMENT CLASS published booklet "Descriptive Diagrams of the Locomotive" by AF Hunt. Card covers, 52pp 5th edition dated January 1936. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 905

Lot 113 RAILWAY YEAR BOOK 1910. Hardback, 344pp plus adverts. Very faded spine. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4812

Lot 114 RAILWAY YEAR BOOK 1919. Hardback, 360pp plus adverts. Faded spine. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4812

Lot 115 CATALOGUE for the railway exhibition held at St.George's Hall, Liverpool as part of the centenary celebrations of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway, September 1930. Paperback, 58pp, slight cover wear. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1426

Lot 116 SURREY BORDER & CAMBERLEY MINIATURE RAILWAY guide and timetable. Paperback, 16pp, dated Summer 1938. Plus advertising leaflet and three half tickets. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1143

Lot 117 Three HARRISONS SIGNS dry transfers showing Gateshead coat of arms and depot allocations Thornaby 51L and Gateshead 52A. (3) - This item was not sold.

Lot 118 FOLDER containing a quantity of M&GN paperwork items including excursion train arrangements, WTT, handbill, wagon labels, instructions, luggage & parcel labels, memos, etc. Condition varies, some poor. (Qty) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1143

Lot 119 END OF COLLECTION selection including BR(M) Midland Division temporary speed restriction booklets, supplementary operating instructions, handbills, sectional appendices, etc. (Qty) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 271

Lot 120 END OF COLLECTION SELECTION of photos and ephemera including LNER "Reserved" labels. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 377

Lot 121 RAVENGLASS & ESKDALE RAILWAY official guide book "The Smallest Railway in the World" by Henry Greenly. Paperback, 26pp plus adverts, dated 1923. Staples replaced. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 3068

Lot 122 TOTHILL PRESS published reprinted Railway Gazette article "Modernised Up Marshalling Yard at Toton". Larger sized, red paperback covers, 32pp dated 1951. Some wear. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 2595

Lot 123 ADVERT for "Railway Tea" supplied to the railway companies. Plus a few items of paperwork and Festiniog Railway train staff tickets. - This item was not sold.

Lot 124 BLAKE'S (Norfolk) guide book "Norfolk Broads Holidays Afloat 1930". Coloured pictorial covers (very worn and loose), 276pp, binding loose and generally worn. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1143

Lot 125 BELLE STEAMERS 56pp timetable of services between ports in Essex and Kent. Green and brown artwork covers with photo illustration of company steamer. Dated 1907 season. Wear and faults to covers. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 356

Lot 126 HARDBACK BOOK "Rivers of the North - their cities and commerce - the Clyde, Forth, Tay, Tyne and Tees". 264pp published by the London Printing & Engraving Company in 1894. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 459

Lot 127 COMMISSIONER OF RAILWAY SAFETY, INDIA published hardback book "In Quest of Railway Safety". 112pp, fully illustrated, including colour, dated 1963. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 905

Lot 128 GOLD COAST COLONY report of the General Manager upon the Government Railways for the year 1913. Foolscap sized, blue card covers, 54pp, creasing to end pages and slight wear. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1063

Lot 129 LAGOS RAILWAY General Manager's report and accounts for 1907. Foolscap sized, card covers, 52pp plus fold out map. Covers worn. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1063

Lot 130 SOUTH AFRICAN RAILWAYS Locomotive Diagram Book of 3' 6" and 2' 0" gauges. 47 "Roneo" type printed pages, dated 1941. Worn. Plus similar reduced size copy. (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 131 SOUTH AFRICAN RAILWAYS General Manager's report and accounts for year ending March 1954. Foolscap sized, card covers, 235pp plus fold out map. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 2595

Lot 132 SOUTH AFRICA. Report of proceedings of the second conference of General Managers of railways in Southern Africa. Red card covers, foolscap sized, 154 typescript pages, dated November 1955. Fading to edges of cover. - This item was not sold.

Total number of Lots in General Books 3: 48.

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