Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 238P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 12th Dectember 2017

SRA Postal Auction: Posters

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Lot 811 CUNEO q/r coloured pictorial poster showing view of Merchant Navy locos at Clapham Junction. - Sold for £200 to bidder number 4848

Lot 812 BR(M) q/r coloured pictorial poster "Isle of Man" showing view of Port St.Mary by Peter Collins. Dated 1964. Folded, large tears, poor. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 353

Lot 813 BTC q/r poster "British Railways Locomotives" with artwork by Wolstenholme showing most of the standard classes and electric and diesel locos of the time (mid 1950s). Folded, edge tears and creasing. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4848

Lot 814 DAVID MACBRAYNE LTD d/r coloured map poster "Clan Lands of Scotland - See the Western Highlands and Islands by MacBrayne's Services". Shows map of the clans of Scotland with rail and steamer services. Circa 1950s. Folded, pin holes and tape marks to corners. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 353

Lot 815 LMS & LNER q/r coloured pictorial poster "The Highland Games" showing illustration of piper and highland dancers by Christopher Clark. Circa 1930s. Laid on linen, creased and with faults. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 1279

Lot 816 BR(S) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Bournemouth - the all seasons resort" showing urn design by Lander. Dated 1959. Folded, some wear. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 8138

Lot 817 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster announcing the "New Named Train - The Royal Duchy". Blue and maroon print showing timetable between Paddington and Penzance. Undated. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1279

Lot 818 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster advertising "Autumn Holidays on the Cambrian Coast Specially Reduced Fares". Red and blue print listing fares from North Wales stations. Circa late 1950s. Folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 7119

Lot 819 REGIONAL RAILWAYS d/r coloured photographic poster "Your Route Out of the Routine" showing view of DMU on Arten Gill viaduct. Undated, edge wear and scuffs on rear. - This item was not sold.

Lot 820 TRAVELLERS FARE d/r poster listing special excursions to commemorate 100 years of catering 1879 - 1979. Red and black print. Folded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2144

Lot 821 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Golden Holiday Trains" advertising services to Torbay with photo illustration of Western class loco. Circa late 1960s. Folded. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4848

Lot 822 BTC d/r system map of Britain and Ireland. Coloured design, dated 1960. Folded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 8104

Lot 823 BR(R) d/r regional map. Coloured design, dated 1958. Folded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4848

Lot 824 BR(S) d/r photographic poster "Portsmouth and Southsea. Go by Train" showing John Dixon colour photo view of mother and child on beach. Circa early 1960s. Some creasing, small tape repair to edge. Plus David Shepherd print "Study for Oil, Muck and Sunlight". (2) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 8104

Lot 825 BR(W) d/r photographic poster "Fog, Snow - we didn't stop" showing DMU in fog and Warship loco in snowy scene. Circa 1963. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 7119

Lot 826 BR(W) d/r pictorial poster with artwork by Riley showing view of Trafalgar Square at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 7119

Lot 827 BR(S) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Evening Business Trains from Charing Cross and Cannon Street" encouraging the use of trains before 5.15pm and after 6.00pm showing diagrammatic representation of the number of seated and standing passengers at various times. Circa 1960s. Edge tears and creasing. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4848

Lot 828 BR d/r coloured poster "Fog, Snow, Ice & Rain - trains get you through" showing stencilled lettering type image by Negus Sharland. Circa 1970s. Folded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4073

Lot 829 BR(M) d/r photographic poster "The Permanent Way" issued as No.4 in the "Facts and Figures" series showing track and mechanised track laying with artwork by Studio Seven. Circa 1957. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 7119

Lot 830 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Bath in 1828 by the New Steam Carriage" showing Eric Fraser view of carriage in front of building. Dated 1960. Folded and some creasing. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 8104

Lot 831 BR(S) d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising continental regional PTT booklets showing illustrations of booklets available. Dated 1963. Plus BR(S) d/r coloured poster "Continental Excursions from London by Train and Ship" listing fares to destinations in France and Belgium. Dated 1963. Edge tears and corner creasing. (2) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 820

Lot 832 BR 20" x 30" coloured pictorial poster "See Britain By Train - The Eastgate, Chester" showing view of the street. VGC. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 8104

Lot 833 BR INTER CITY q/r coloured photographic poster "Mister - I'm going on holiday on your train cos I know it's the quickest" showing child talking to driver of HST in style of the famous SR poster. Dated 1978. Folded, worn and creased. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4848

Lot 834 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE d/r coloured pictorial poster "What's in it for you?" advertising BR goods services and showing Wolstenholme illustrations of wagon types. Circa early 1950s. Small edge tears, folded. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 2626

Lot 835 INTER CITY d/r coloured pictorial poster showing a Brendan Neiland view of reflections in the station roof at King's Cross. Produced to commemorate the launch of Inter City 225 services between London and Edinburgh. Dated 1991. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 4848

Lot 836 TALYLLYN RAILWAY d/r pictorial poster "Dolgoch Station" from original painting by Terence Cuneo. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 8104

Lot 837 FESTINIOG RAILWAY d/r coloured pictorial timetable poster showing Cuneo view of loco Linda and approaching train with 1967 timetable below. Folded and a little creased. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 8104

Lot 838 REGIONAL RAILWAYS d/r coloured photographic poster "Designed by Nature...Built on Beautiful Lines - Britain's Scenic Railways" showing view of Dyfed. Dated 1992. Plus Network Souteast d/r coloured photographic poster "Rail Rovers. Experience the Freedom of the Flexible Ticket" showing view of Weymouth. Dated 1994. (2) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7119

Lot 839 REGIONAL RAILWAYS d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising half price days and nights in York, September 1992 showing view of Roman wall. Plus three modern posters advertising Scotrail Scene 1994 guide book, Glasgow Garden festival 1988 and another similar in poor condition. (4) - This item was not sold.

Lot 840 REGIONAL RAILWAYS d/r coloured pictorial poster "Take Off to Manchester Airport by Train" showing view of DMU and plane. Undated, worn at edges. Plus coloured posters advertising the 1992 passenger timetable the 2000 Royal International Air Tattoo. Both folded and worn. (3) - This item was not sold.

Lot 841 SNCF d/r coloured pictorial poster "Cote de L'Atlantique" showing Larrieu view of port. Dated 1966. Small edge tears. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4073

Lot 842 SNCF d/r coloured photographic poster "Visit the Ile-de-France - French Railways Motor Coach Excursions" showing bus and chateau. Dated 1968. Backing tape added to edges on rear. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 843 SNCF d/r coloured photographic poster "Normandy - to see France go by train" showing train passing village. Dated 1970. Slight creasing, backing tape added to edges on rear. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 844 SNCF d/r coloured photographic poster "French Alps for Winter Sports - to see France go by train" showing train in wintery scene. Dated 1972. Edge creasing and small tears. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1158

Lot 845 SNCF d/r coloured photographic poster "Go by Train to the Massif Central" showing train running alongside river. Dated 1961. Backing tape added to edges on rear. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4732

Lot 846 SNCF d/r coloured pictorial poster "Paris" showing surreal type view of the Eiffel Tower and ink blots by Jak. Dated 1970. Backing tape added to edges on rear. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4732

Lot 847 SNCF d/r coloured pictorial poster "Paris Visit France by Train" showing Dignimont view of cafe society. Dated 1962. Backing tape added to edges on rear. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4073

Lot 848 SNCF d/r coloured pictorial poster "Go by train to Brittany" showing J.Jacquelin view of coast and landmarks. Dated 1965. Backing tape added to edges on rear. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 4073

Lot 849 SNCF d/r coloured pictorial poster "Normandie" showing surreal type scenic view and butterflies. Dated 1969. Backing tape added to edges on rear. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4732

Lot 850 SNCF d/r coloured pictorial poster "France - Val de Loire" showing Despierre view of buildings. Dated 1963. Backing tape added to edges on rear. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4073

Lot 851 SNCF d/r coloured pictorial poster "Paris" showing Bernard Buffet view of Notre Dame cathedral. Dated 1963. Backing tape added to edges on rear. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 4073

Lot 852 SNCF d/r coloured pictorial poster "France - Normandy" showing Rene Genis view of coast. Dated 1961. Backing tape added to edges on rear. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 4073

Lot 853 SNCF d/r coloured pictorial poster "Pays Basque" showing Durel view of houses. Dated 1964. Backing tape added to edges on rear. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4073

Lot 854 SNCF d/r coloured pictorial poster "Alsace" showing surreal type view of building and astronomical clock. Dated 1969. Backing tape added to edges on rear. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 7119

Lot 855 SNCF 24" x 14" coloured pictorial poster "The Atlantic Coast" showing Larrieu view of port. Dated 1968. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 820

Lot 856 BENGUELA RAILWAY d/r pictorial poster "Fastest Freight Route to and from Northern Rhodesia via Lobito and the Benguela Railway" showing speeding train and map of the line. Circa early 1970s. Small edge tear. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 8138

Lot 857 MINISTRY OF FUEL AND POWER 30" x 20" coloured pictorial information poster "Don't Use Two Make One Do" encouraging saving of electricity and gas showing illustration of electric fire. Circa late 1940s. Folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 820

Lot 858 MINISTRY OF HEALTH d/r coloured pictorial poster "Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases" showing Bateman image of train passengers. Dated 1949, folded, small fold tears. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 215

Lot 859 YORK, NEWCASTLE AND BERWICK RAILWAY 18" x 11" letterpress poster advertising a cheap train to London from Gateshead and local area. Small vignette of train at top. Dated August 1847. Some restoration. Laid on card. - Sold for £210 to bidder number 3919

Lot 860 LMS & SR SOMERSET AND DORSET JOINT LINE 30" x 28" timetable poster for weekday services. Dated October 1946. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 7119

Lot 861 LMS SOMERSET & DORSET JOINT RAILWAY 30" x 20" letterpress poster detailing cloak room charges and conditions. Dated April 1930. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848

Lot 862 SOUTH WESTERN AND MIDLAND RAILWAY SOMERSET & DORSET JOINT LINE timetable of Christmas Holidays special trains on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day 1915. 18" x 10" printed on orange paper. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 2626

Lot 863 LBSCR 18" x 11" letterpress poster "Table of Fares for Outside Porters in attendance at London Bridge Terminus". Dated May 1874. Some wear and minor faults. Fragile. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 249

Lot 864 LNER d/r letterpress poster re the withdrawal of passenger trains on the Leen Valley line between Bulwell Forest and Shirebrook South. Dated August 1931. Folded. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1645

Lot 865 LNER d/r letterpress poster announcing the withdrawal of passenger trains on the Somersham & Ramsey East branch line. Dated September 1930. Folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 866 BR(M) d/r letterpress poster announcing modification of passenger services between Birmingham, Leicester & listing the stations to be closed and alternate bus services. Dated September 1967. Folded. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 2144

Lot 867 BR(E) d/r letterpress poster announcing conductor - guard working on the Cambridge - Colchester line and listing local stations between Pampisford and Chappel and Wakes Colne where passenger bookings are no longer available. Blue print, undated, folded. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 215

Lot 868 M&GN letterpress poster advertising half day excursion to Leicester for Leicester City v Derby County from various stations between King's Lynn and Bourne. Green print, dated October 1938. Grubby and with faults. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 215

Lot 869 LNER d/r letterpress poster "Cheap Return Tickets for Parties of Eight or More". Red and grey print, undated, folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848

Lot 870 LNER d/r letterpress poster advising that certain branch line services with be altered or withdrawn. Blue print, dated February 1940. Folded, small edge tears. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1154

Lot 871 LNER d/r letterpress poster "Emergency Timetables on Sale Now". Blue print, dated October 1939. Folded. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1154

Lot 872 LNER d/r coloured poster "Evening Excursions" showing title at top and bottom two thirds of poster left blank for filling in the day's announcements. Small edge tears otherwise OK. - This item was not sold.

Lot 873 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE d/r letterpress poster "Goods Train Traffic during Christmas" detailing arrangements. Blue and pink print, undated, folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1154

Lot 874 BR(NE) d/r letterpress posters advertising Paper Pillows at 1/- each for night train passengers to King's Cross. Dated 1949. Folded. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4848

Lot 875 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE d/r poster "Send Your Parcels By Rail - Speedy Transit" with 'winged' parcel illustration in orange and brown by "FN" and with details of charges and terms. Dated 1952. Folded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2626

Lot 876 NORTH OF SCOTLAND VIGILANTES ASSOCIATION 36" x 20" letterpress poster "Join MacPuff to save your railways". Part of the campaign to fight the Beeching cuts circa early 1960s. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4743

Lot 877 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Return Tickets Castleford - Huddersfield, Hebden Bridge - Halifax Town". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1952. Folded, some discolouration at folds. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 878 LMS Midland Section q/r timetable poster of main line services between London and Edinburgh. Red and black print, dated July 1929. Tears and wear to edges. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 8104

Lot 879 LNER 30" x 18" train departure poster for Grantham dated October 1945. Blue print, small edge tears. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848

Lot 880 BR(M) 25" x 20" train departure poster for Manchester Exchange. Dated September 1962. Plus similar 20" x 12" weekdays train departure poster for Manchester Victoria dated May 1967. Both folded. (2) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 7119

Lot 881 EAST COAST RAILWAYS 15" x 11" poster showing the livery of the class 91 loco 91110 "Battle of Britain Memorial Flight". Slight creasing. - This item was not sold.

Total number of Lots in Posters: 71.

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