Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

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

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Lot 21 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1894. Brown leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 694pp plus fold out maps. Minor wear, generally good. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1581.

Lot 22 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1895. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 679pp plus fold out maps. Bindings loose. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2799.

Lot 23 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1900. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 659pp plus fold out maps. Small tears to maps, corners bumped. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 843.

Lot 24 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1902. Brown leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 667pp plus one fold out map. Covers rubbed. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 2799.

Lot 25 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1906. Brown leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 655pp plus fold out maps (some with tears), spine rubbed. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 2799.

Lot 26 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1916. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 687pp plus fold out maps (some with tears). - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1143.

Lot 27 Reports and Records: GWR 1926 General Strike Bulletin. 14 typescript pages reproduced from the original copies. Faults to edges of covers and spine split. Plus folder containing the Railway Gazette report and photos "Railways and the General Strike". (2) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1258.

Lot 28 Reports and Records: BRITISH TRANSPORT COMMISSION "BEECHING REPORT" "The Reshaping of British Railways". Two part report, part 1 148pp report and part 2 containing maps. Published 1963. Plus BRB 1965 publication "The Development of the Major Railway Trunk Routes". (2) - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4356.

Lot 29 Reports and Records: Approx 250 GWR/BR(W) "Private Sidings" record cards for various locations, many in Wales. Gives details of arrangement and date of agreement. (250) - Sold for £90 to bidder number 1085.

Lot 30 Reports and Records: FOLDER containing six general arrangement type drawings of BR road delivery vehicles including Scammell Scarab type. Circa 1960s. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 962.

Lot 31 Reports and Records: HIGHLANDS AND ISLANDS DEVELOPMENT BOARD published report "Highland Rail Study". 30 typescript pages, dated March 1982. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 1797.

Lot 32 Reports and Records: ASSOCIATED ELECTRICAL INDUSTRIES typescript report "Consideration of Mechanised Wagon Handling and Automatic Weighing at Ogmore Vale Coal Preperation Plant". Card covers, 12 pages plus fold out plan and photographs. Circa 1962. - This item was not sold.

Lot 33 Reports and Records: GWR gradient section of the Manchester & Milford Railway between Pencader and Aberystwyth. Dmf into leather bound covers with title on front. Dated 1905, covers very poor, plan OK. - Sold for £160 to bidder number 486.

Lot 34 Reports and Records: NER Northern Division "Gradient Tables" book. Nine cloth backed fold out diagrams contained in large size, part leather bound, modern replacement hardback covers with title in gold on spine. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1250.

Lot 35 Royal Train Notices: LBSCR second supplementary notice No.6 re royal train from Victoria to Portsmouth Dockyard on February 8th 1879. 3pp, foolscap sized, edges stained. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 249.

Lot 36 Royal Train Notices: LBSCR supplementary notice No.47 re royal train for the Prince of Wales from Victoria to Chichester and back on November 19th 1902. 3pp, lilac coloured print, foolscap sized, folded and stained at edges and fold. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 249.

Lot 37 Royal Train Notices: LBSCR supplementary notice No.28 re royal train for the Prince and Princess Arisugawa of Japan and suite from Victoria to Portsmouth Dockyard on July 10th 1905. 3pp on pink coloured paper, foolscap sized, edges faded and a little brittle. Contemporary annotations. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 249.

Lot 38 Royal Train Notices: LBSCR supplementary notice No.32 re royal train for King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra from Portsmouth Dockyard to Victoria on August 12th 1905. 4pp on green coloured paper, foolscap sized, edges faded and contemporary annotations. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 249.

Lot 39 Royal Train Notices: LBSCR supplementary notice No.30 re royal train for King George V and suite from Victoria to Drayton on July 24th 1911. 4pp on lilac coloured paper, foolscap sized, edges faded and a little brittle. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 4995.

Lot 40 Royal Train Notices: LBSCR supplementary notice No.26 re royal train for the French President and suite from Portsmouth Dockyard to Victoria on June 24th 1913. 4pp on pink coloured paper, foolscap sized, edges faded and a little brittle. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 249.

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