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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 12th September 2017
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Lot 401 Timetables Foreign: RHODESIA RAILWAYS "General Appendix No.1" dated October 1955. Plus Rhodesia Railways "Maintenance of Permanent Way - Instructions for Gangers, etc". 26pp dated 1947. (2) - This item was not sold.
Lot 402 Handbills Singles: CLIFTON EXTENSION RAILWAY timetable handbill for services between Clifton Down and Avonmouth. Printed on coloured paper, small edge chips. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 356.
Lot 403 Handbills Singles: GWR handbill for late trains for Savernake in connection with the Marlborough Fair, October 1902. Printed on coloured paper, small edge chips. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1258.
Lot 404 Handbills Pre-Grouping: LSWR handbill for cheap excursion from Portsmouth, Southampton, etc to Torquay and Teignmouth. Printed on blue paper, dated July 1917. Plus LMS 4pp handbill for inclusive tour of Glorious Devon dated June 1939. (2) - This item was not sold.
Lot 405 Handbills Pre-Grouping: One LNER and four BR handbills for cricket matches including Scarborough cricket festival 1937, Somerset at Weston and Taunton 1957, Lancashire 1956, Glamorgan 1961. Filing holes to first example. (5) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1535.
Lot 406 Handbills Pre-Nat: LNER double sized handbill for an excursion to Croft Spa and Darlington from the Doncaster area for the eclipse of the sun, June 29th 1927. Red and black print with eclipse illustration. Vertical fold. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1172.
Lot 407 Handbills Pre-Nat: FOOTBALL. Five LNER handbills for excursions to football matches including 1928 cup final between Blackburn and Huddersfield and for football matches at Lincoln. Pin holes down l/h edge of some. (5) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4695.
Lot 408 Handbills Pre-Nat: HORSE RACING. Approx 12 LNER handbills for excursions to horse race meetings. Various locations including Uttoxeter, Doncaster and the Grand National. Dated 1925 - 1938. (12) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1535.
Lot 409 Handbills Pre-Nat: Eight LNER buffet car excursion handbills with illustration of interior at top. Destinations include Leeds, Bradford, Southend, London, Cambridge, etc. Dated 1937 - 39. (8) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 324.
Lot 410 Handbills Pre-Nat: One LNER and two BR(NE) double sized handbills for cricket matches. May programme of excursions from Bradford 1938, Yorkshire cricket at Scarborough 1957, excursions to Grosmont and Whitby, etc 1950. (3) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 324.
Lot 411 Handbills Pre-Nat: APPROX 40 LMS and LNER handbills including a few for sporting events. Mostly single page examples. Very variable quality, some very poor, occasional duplication. Plus a few pre grouping, IOM and Irish handbills all very poor condition (40) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1535.
Lot 412 Handbills Pre-Nat: Three CLC smaller sized 4pp leaflets detailing season ticket rates from Liverpool and Southport Lord Street. Printed on coloured paper, dated 1927 - 1937. (3) - Sold for £65 to bidder number 3285.
Lot 413 Handbills Pre-Nat: SR longer type handbill for cheap tickets from various stations (including Lynton & Barnstaple stations) to Torrington for the Torrington May Fair. Dated March 1934. Plus two SR handbills for cheap tickets to Holsworthy for Holsworthy Peter's Fair May 1939 and cheap evening excursion to Bude and Okehampton 1939. Small string tears to last two examples. (3) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 8304.
Lot 414 Handbills Pre-Nat: SR handbills. Excursion to Aldershot for the Tattoo 1938, similar dated 1936, excursion to Brighton Easter Monday 1934, Lingfield Park races 1936. String tears to most. (4) - Sold for £8 to bidder number 1535.
Lot 415 Handbills Pre-Nat: GWR handbills. Small quantity of handbills including timetable for services between Paddington and Southampton, GWR Social & Educational Union exhibition, holiday season tickets, etc. Dated 1900s - 40s. Plus BR(W) 48pp handbill type booklet of passenger train alterations for the coronation, 2nd June 1953. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1535.
Lot 416 Handbills BR: FOOTBALL. Approx 12 mostly BR(M) handbills for excursions to football matches. Dated late 1940s - early 1950s. String tears to some. (12) - Sold for £65 to bidder number 271.
Lot 417 Handbills BR: FOOTBALL. Approx 15 BR handbills for excursions to football matches, various teams including Spurs, Stoke, Colchester, Plymouth etc. Dated 1950 - 1963. (15) - Sold for £75 to bidder number 324.
Lot 418 Handbills BR: HORSE RACING. Ten BR(S) and BR(W) handbills for excursions to horse race meetings. Various locations, dated 1950s & 60s. (10) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1535.
Lot 419 Handbills BR: CAMPING COACHES. Three BR(ScR) 4-6pp handbills "Camping Coaches" dated 1952, 53 and 56. Coach illustrations on front of first two examples. (3) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 234.
Lot 420 Handbills BR: Ten BR(S) handbills for excursions and cheap fares to various destinations, all from the IOW. Dated 1953 - 65. String tears to some. (10) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2708.