Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 12th September 2017

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Previous Lots

Lot 161 Share Certificates: MIDDLESBROUGH TOWN AND LANDS COMPANY share certificate for 600 £1 shares dated 1904. Ornate title and side embellishment, blue print, embossed seal, not cancelled. central fold. - This item was not sold.

Lot 162 Early Paperwork: BOROUGH OF MARLBOROUGH small sized letterpress poster announcing a public meeting at the guildhall Marlborough in order to encourage the building of the proposed branch to Marlborough. 11" x 9", dated October 1862. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 458.

Lot 163 Early Paperwork: MIDDLESBOROUGH AND GUISBROUGH RAILWAY prospectus. Large size, 4pp, folded, dated 1851. A little grubby and worn. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 632.

Lot 164 Early Paperwork: BIRMINGHAM, WOLVERHAMPTON & DUDLEY RAILWAY fully headed letter dated 1848. - This item was not sold.

Lot 165 Early Paperwork: ISLE OF WIGHT RAILWAY COMPANY writing paper. Company name and small illustration of loco in red print embossed style at top. Unused. Plus seven IOWR paperwork items including waybills and memo paper. (8) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 2708.

Lot 166 Early Paperwork: STIRLING & DUNFERMLINE RAILWAY part printed headed letter re share certificates. Dated 1846. Plus two Leven And East Of Fife Railway way bills for parcels, horses and dogs etc dated 1872. (3) - This item was not sold.

Lot 167 Early Paperwork: CARLISLE & ESKDALE RAILWAY notice to owners, etc re land to be taken for the building of the railway. Large size, blue paper, 2pp, incomplete, reverse used as contemporary writing paper. Dated 1855. - This item was not sold.

Lot 168 Early Paperwork: CHESTER AND HOLYHEAD RAILWAY notice for temporary possession of land required during construction of the railway. Large size, 2pp with plan of area affected. Dated 1846. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 8573.

Lot 169 Early Paperwork: EAST USK RAILWAY AND DOCKS notice to owners, lessees and occupiers re Monmouthshire Railway and Canal Company land. Large size, 4pp, folded, dated 1864. - This item was not sold.

Lot 170 Early Paperwork: WIGAN JUNCTION RAILWAYS notice to owners, etc re land to be taken for the building of the railway. Large size, blue paper, 4pp, folded, dated 1874. - This item was not sold.

Lot 171 Early Paperwork: WORCESTER AND HEREFORD JUNCTION fully headed letter from the Westminster office dated 1850s. - This item was not sold.

Lot 172 Early Paperwork: MIDLAND COUNTIES RAILWAY fully headed letter from the Engine Works, Derby Station, dated 1844. Title amended to Midland Railway. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 3771.

Lot 173 Early Paperwork: NORTH LONDON RAILWAY. Memorandum dated 1888 plus approx 50 waybills of various types from stations including Poplar, Bow, Camden Town, Dalston Junction, etc. Dated 1896 - 1901. (Qty) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1644.

Lot 174 Early Paperwork: BIRKENHEAD, LANCASHIRE & CHESHIRE JUNCTION RAILWAY envelope with company name (abbreviated) on front. Plus similar titled Chester and Holyhead Railway. Both used and with 1d red stamp attached. Tear and loss to second item. Also CLC envelope with company name in full on rear flap. Unused. (3) - This item was not sold.

Lot 175 Early Paperwork: NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE AND MID - DERBYSHIRE RAILWAY land purchase documents (2) and reply cards (2) dated 1897. Plus Parliamentary Bill dated 1898. (5) - This item was not sold.

Lot 176 Early Paperwork: NSR "Registered" envelope from the Secretary's Office, Stoke on Trent. Used, three cancelled 1d lilac stamps attached and several "Registered" rubber stamp markings. Dated 1896. - This item was not sold.

Lot 177 Early Paperwork: YORK, NEWCASTLE AND BERWICK RAILWAY envelope with company name on front. Plus similar titled York and North Midland Railway. Both used and with 1d red stamps attached. (2) - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1250.

Lot 178 Early Paperwork: SHEFFIELD & MIDLAND JOINT RAILWAY signalbox notice "Instructions to be observed by the signalman on duty at Bredbury Station with reference to use of the bell fixed at that station". 1pp, dated April 1891. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 211.

Lot 179 Early Paperwork: TOTTENHAM & HAMPSTEAD JUNCTION RAILWAY signalbox notice "Instructions to be observed by the signalman on duty at Upper Holloway with reference to use of the bell fixed at that station". 1pp, dated July 1901. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 911.

Lot 180 Early Paperwork: SWINDON, MARLBOROUGH & ANDOVER RAILWAY. Collection of six documents dated 1869 - 1875 mainly relating to the opening of the railway, including programme of opening day events, admission ticket, ceremony of turning of the first sod, etc. (6) - Sold for £30 to bidder number 458.

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