Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 242P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 20th March 2018 (postponed from 13th March)

SRA Postal Auction: Working Instructions

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Lot 105 L&YR foolscap sized ledger type book "Distances between the Stations and Junctions of the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway". 488pp dated May 1921. Good condition. - Sold for £360 to bidder number 3937

Lot 106 GNR 6pp foolscap sized circular re Agricultural Societies' Shows in 1896. Lists costs for transportation to various events throughout the year. Staining to r/h edge. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 3021

Lot 107 GNSR publication "General Instructions Relating to Merchandise Traffic". Green, clothbound hardback covers with title stamped into front. 64pp dated July 1899. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 3230

Lot 108 NER booklet "Programme of Excursion and Special Trains, Train Alterations, Working Arrangements, Vacant Appointments, etc" dated 12th September 1903. 12pp. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1250

Lot 109 NER "Programme of Signalling Alterations, Permanent Way Notices and other arrangements". 16pp on salmon coloured paper, dated 9th July 1904. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 493

Lot 110 NER "Programme of Signalling Alterations, Permanent Way Notices and other arrangements". 22pp on salmon coloured paper, dated 25th June 1904. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 493

Lot 111 BR(M) 15pp booklet "Local Instructions in Connection with Train and Traffic Control London (Western) District". Dated April 1955. Slightly marked card covers. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 2595

Lot 112 BR(M) 10pp booklet "Local Instructions in Connection with Train and Traffic Control London (Midland) District (Marylebone Control Area). Dated November 1958. Slightly marked card covers. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 459

Lot 113 BR(M) booklet "Classification and Marshalling of Freight Trains". 23pp dated May 1975. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 8387

Lot 114 BR(W) London Division notice No.L25 "Notice of Passenger Train Arrangements Late Summer Holiday". 91pp dated 25th August 1979. £5

Lot 115 BR(W) notice No.8 "Notice of Additional and Altered Passenger Trains". 134pp dated 20th December 1963. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 2595

Lot 116 BR(M) Western Division "Programme of Special Trains" W1 No.34 dated August 4th 1951. 168pp, foxing to covers. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4981

Lot 117 LMS Western Division "Crewe and South Thereof Supplementary Instructions to the WTTs". 100+pp dated July 1925. Covers very worn. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 911

Lot 118 BR(W) 5pp fold out handbill type leaflet "Passenger Train Alterations owing to Engineering Work between Swindon & Gloucester - Sundays 13th September and 18th October 1953". A little creased. £10

Lot 119 BR(NE) "Relief Excursion and Special Train Arrangements" notice No.39 dated 17th August 1951. 41pp, minor wear to covers. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4812

Lot 120 BR(NE) "Relief Excursion and Special Train Arrangements" notice No.40 dated 24th August 1951. 31pp. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 2257

Lot 121 BR booklet "List of Collieries". Card covers, 43pp dated October 1954. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 7504

Lot 122 LMS paperback booklet "Breakdown Van Districts and Steam Crane and Fire Train Areas (England and Wales)". 4pp dated June 1926. Cover dusty. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1426

Lot 123 BR(W) notice No.10 dated 7th April 1953 "Notice of Altered Passenger Train Arrangements in Connection with Engineering Department Occupations between Reading & Taunton (via Castle Cary)". 42pp, some wear and foxing. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1258

Lot 124 BR(W) Bristol Division notice No.370 "Notice of Passenger and Parcels Train Arrangements Easter 1964". 72pp dated 25th March 1964. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1258

Lot 125 BR(M) Midland Lines "Fog Notice". 38pp dated October 1961. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 271

Lot 126 BR(W) notice No.13 "Numbering of Passenger Trains during Summer Train Service 1952". 11pp. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1258

Lot 127 GN ELECTRIFICATION. Over 100 typescript pages relating to ECML resignalling and electrification including staff news bulletin and updates from the Divisional Manager's Office. Many relating to the Peterborough area. Dated mid 1970s. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1409

Lot 128 BR(W) notice No.38 re special arrangements in connection with Swindon Works annual holiday 1948. 24pp. Very worn and stained. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1258

Lot 129 GWR notice No.K2/526 "Notice to Enginemen, Guards & others. Reduction of speed of trains and engineering and signal arrangements". 63pp dated December 4th 1943. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1154

Lot 130 BR(E) GN Line circular X888 showing timings of the test run of Falcon diesel loco between Darnall and Mansfield concentration sidings and on to New England, October 1961. 3 typescript pages. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 271

Lot 131 BR(E) circular X229 showing working for high speed brake tests carried out on the ECML by Deltic loco D9001. Foolscap sized typescript page dated April 1964. Plus similar instructions for the demonstration run of the HST, July/August 1973. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 271

Lot 132 BR(E) GN Line circular X249 showing timings of the Roadrailer Trial from Enfield Chase to Doncaster and return, April 1963. 3 foolscap sized typescript pages. Plus several other circulars for various trials, special workings, etc. (Qty) - Sold for £30 to bidder number 271

Lot 133 BR(W) "Notice of Additional and Altered Passenger Trains" No.25 dated 24th April 1964. 39pp. Plus similar Nos. 28 - 31 dated May and June 1964. (5) - Sold for £85 to bidder number 1258

Lot 134 LMS 22" x 18" letterpress poster "Regulations for Examining and Testing Boilers". Dated July 1939. Plus similar Railway Executive poster "Movement of Engines in Motive Power Depots, Sheds, Yards and Sidings" dated February 1950. (2) - Sold for £12 to bidder number 296

Lot 135 LMS secret internal publication "Instructions in connection with the working of the line and the movement of traffic in a national emergency". 30+pp dated August 1939. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4812

Lot 136 LMS Western Division London Suburban Area notice No.43 detailing workings for the Rugby League Cup Final Widnes v Keithley at Wembley on 8th May 1937. 13pp, annotated. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 3021

Lot 137 LNER hardback book "Ordinary Passenger Fares from London King's Cross, Liverpool Street, Marylebone, Fenchurch Street". 161pp dated January 1933. Minor cover wear, annotated amendments. £10

Lot 138 GWR notice "Instructions affecting GW servants when working over LNWR". 24pp dated December 1911. Rusty staples. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4812

Lot 139 GWR notice No.2009 (re-issue of circular No.1810) "Notice to Enginemen, Guards and all concerned - Revised List of Permanent Restrictions of Speed of Trains". 11pp dated January 1911. Worn. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1154

Lot 140 GWR hardback book "List of Collieries on or Connected with the GWR". Brown clothbound covers with title in gold on front, 72pp plus fold out map, dated 1932. Some cover wear, bindings very loose. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 7504

Lot 141 GWR permanent instruction No.135 dated April 1910 re bringing into use Traversing Table on Nos. 1 & 2 lines at Moor Street Station, Birmingham. Foolscap sized, 1pp, very worn, tear and loss top r/h corner. £10

Lot 142 GNR 2pp circular No.12,125a "Notice to Engine Drivers". Foolscap sized listing sections of lines worked on the permissive block system. Dated October 1897. Some wear. £10

Lot 143 GWR 2pp longer type notice No.100 re special trains Birkenhead to Paddington detailing working of trains in connection with ocean liners. Dated May 1911. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1258

Lot 144 GWR rule book type publication "Telegraph Message Code". Green cloth covers, 126pp dated 1939. £10

Lot 145 GWR Birmingham & Worcester Divisions "Notice of Extra Trains and Special Arrangements" No.B28 dated July 16th 1938. 52pp. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1258

Lot 146 GWR circular No.3060 "Regulations Respecting Hours & Wages of Enginemen & Firemen". 50pp dated May 1912. £5

Lot 147 LNER Scottish Area "Excursion and Special Train Arrangements" notice No.E74-52 dated 30th December 1939. 72pp. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 2595

Lot 148 LNER Southern Scottish Area circular No.E65-17 "Supplementary advice of special passenger trains and special arrangements in connection with the Perth v Fife and Kinloss Curling Match at Loch-Leven on 20th February 1930". 3pp. Plus a few items of LNER paperwork. (Qty) £10

Lot 149 LNER 15pp circular No.RR20 "Regulations for working trains over passenger and goods lines worked on the Permissive Block System". Foolscap sized listing sections of lines worked on the permissive block system. Dated July 1928. Some wear. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4283

Lot 150 WESTINGHOUSE instruction book "The Westinghouse Automatic Brake". Brown cloth covers, 64pp, dated 1919. Slight cover wear. £10

Total number of Lots in Working Instructions: 46.

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