Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

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

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Lot 1 Books: Les Tramways Francais, by J.Arrivetz. 300+pp, hardback, published 1956. Possibly a pre production print in plain covers. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2173.

Lot 2 Books: The Story of The Cambrian, CP Gasquoine, 157pp, published locally in 1922. Minor edge wear to covers. - This item was not sold.

Lot 3 Books: Modern Railway Signalling, Tweedie & Lascelles. 257pp published by Gresham Publishing circa 1920s. Spine faded. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 3016.

Lot 4 Books: Engines and Men - The History of ASLEF, J.R. Raynes, 302pp, published by Goodall & Suddick in 1921. - Sold for £9 to bidder number 1644.

Lot 5 Books: GWR. Bound volume of the Great Western Railway Magazine, Vol.16, January - December 1904. Official binding, covers worn, loss and wear to spine. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1258.

Lot 6 Books: LNER. Bound volume of the Great Eastern Railway Magazine, Vol.14 1924. Unofficial bindings, ex library. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4734.

Lot 7 Books: The London South Western Railway - Half a Century of Railway Progress", G A Sekon Poor and repaired paperback covers, 96pp, published 1896. - This item was not sold.

Lot 8 Books: The Midland Railway, Hamilton Ellis. 192pp published by Ian Allan in 1955. Unusually, bound into leather bound hardback covers with Worshipful Company of Grocers coat of arms in gold on front. Library label inside front cover. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4732.

Lot 9 Books: The Great Northern Railway, OS Nock. 192pp published by Ian Allan in 1958. Unusually, bound into leather bound hardback covers with Worshipful Company of Grocers coat of arms in gold on front. Library label inside front cover. - Sold for £6 to bidder number 2338.

Lot 10 Books: LOCOMOTIVE ENGINEER'S POCKET BOOK. Clothbound hardback covers with title on spine, 356pp, 40th edition published by LPC circa late 1940s. - This item was not sold.

Lot 11 Books: RAILWAY GAZETTE published reprinted Railway Gazette article "Longmoor Military Railway". Paperback covers, 24pp dated 1946. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 246.

Lot 12 Books: RAILWAY YEAR BOOK 1916. Hardback, 332pp plus adverts. Faded spine. Plus similar dated 1922. (2) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1154.

Lot 13 Early Railway Guide Books: FREELING'S Railway Companion for the London & Birmingham and Liverpool & Manchester Railway. Worn hardback covers. 400+pp plus fold out map, dated 1838. Restoration to covers and end pages. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 4738.

Lot 14 Early Railway Guide Books: TUCK'S RAILWAY SHAREHOLDER'S MANUAL. 8th edition dated 1847. Clothbound hardback covers with title on front, 412pp. Covers a little worn. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 7695.

Lot 15 Early Railway Guide Books: MORTON'S ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO THE LNWR. Lilac coloured paperback covers with illustrations of the Euston arch. 32pp plus adverts, dated 1880. Spine wear. - This item was not sold.

Lot 16 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S GENERAL RAILWAY DIRECTORY, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE, MANUAL AND ALMANACK dated 1849. Green clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. 160pp plus adverts. Covers a little worn and faded. Spine faults. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4812.

Lot 17 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S GENERAL RAILWAY DIRECTORY, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE, MANUAL AND ALMANACK dated 1850. Green clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. 236pp plus adverts and fold out map. Covers bumped and a little faded. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 4738.

Lot 18 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1873. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 679pp plus fold out maps (one detached). Some wear. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2799.

Lot 19 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1879. Brown leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 631pp plus fold out maps (one with tears, two detached and with tears), covers rubbed. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 246.

Lot 20 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1886. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 616pp plus fold out maps. Slight wear, small tears to map. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 246.

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