Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

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

SRA Postal Auction: Official Publications Pre-Grouping

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Lot 448 MANCHESTER SHEFFIELD & LINCOLNSHIRE RAILWAY guide book "The Official Illustrated Holiday Guide to the Manchester, Sheffield & Lincolnshire and Allied Railways - Eastern Section". Green and black artwork covers with illustrations of places served, 162pp plus adverts, dated 1891. VGC. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 3903

Lot 449 MANCHESTER SHEFFIELD & LINCOLNSHIRE RAILWAY guide book "The Official Illustrated Holiday Guide to the Manchester, Sheffield & Lincolnshire and Allied Railways - Western Section". Blue and black artwork covers with illustrations of places served, 108pp plus adverts, dated 1891. VGC. - This item was not sold.

Lot 450 GREAT CENTRAL RAILWAY centre folding brochure "Programme of Excursions for Everybody Recommended by Everybody". Yellow and lilac coloured covers (partially faded), 28pp excursion programme from London and suburban stations for Easter 1906. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 2058

Lot 451 NORTH EASTERN AND HULL & BARNSLEY RAILWAY COMPANIES programme of arrangements for the opening of the Hull Joint Dock by HM King and Queen, 26th June 1914. Paperback covers, 15pp plus fold out plans. Cover wear. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1172

Lot 452 LSWR publication "Illustrated Guide and Official List of Hotels, Boarding Houses, Seaside and Farmhouse Apartments". 136pp in illustrated paperback covers showing various seaside views. Dated 1903. Slight fading and wear to covers. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 3297

Lot 453 LNWR publication "Holidays in North Wales" by J. Frith. Brown and yellow coloured artwork paperback covers, 162pp plus fold out map, circa 1910s. Covers loose. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 819

Lot 454 GNR fold out brochure "The East Coast Express Route to Scotland". Green and purple illustrated covers showing King's Cross Hotel. Opens to show map with travel info on rear. Dated September 1898. Covers slightly faded. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 7961

Lot 455 GER publicity booklet "Cathedral Route from London (Liverpool Street Station) to the East Coast, Liverpool and the North of England and Scotland". 32pp, centre page map. Details train services and continental connections. Coloured pictorial covers show Lincoln and Norwich Cathedrals and company ships. Produced for the American market and dated January 1914. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4734

Lot 456 NER "Pictorial Guide to North Eastern England". Card covers, landscape format, 32pp fully illustrated (including colour) guide to the area. Circa 1900. Cover wear, foxing throughout. - This item was not sold.

Lot 457 NER "Tourist Programme" dated May 1903. Paperback, foolscap sized, covers showing system map and views of local sights. 100pp, faults to very worn covers. - This item was not sold.

Lot 458 NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY official publication "Cheap Popular Excursions and Circular Tours from Edinburgh & Glasgow - North British Hotels". Illustrated card covers, 48pp dated 1910. Staples replaced with stitched binding. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1053

Lot 459 CALEDONIAN & LNWR 8pp centre folding brochure for the West Coast Route service. Red and black pictorial covers showing the Edinburgh International Exhibition. Dated July 1886. Small area of foxing top edge otherwise OK. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1183

Lot 460 MIDLAND RAILWAY official publication "England The Land of History and Romance". Maroon card covers, 48pp fully illustrated guide published for the USA market circa early 1920s. Vertical crease to rear cover. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 819

Lot 461 MIDLAND RAILWAY OF ENGLAND centre folding brochure "The Most Picturesque Route between Glasgow, Liverpool and London". Coloured pictorial covers showing St Pancras. 24pp dated July 1902. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 356

Lot 462 CLC booklet "Programme of Excursion, Continental & Tourist Ticket Arrangements". Illustrated green coloured covers showing various destinations. 38pp, dated May 1914. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 865

Total number of Lots in Official Publications Pre-Grouping: 15.

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