Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

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

SRA Postal Auction: Postcards

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Lot 683 GNR early intermediate size official card "Hatfield House". Blue frame, postally used 1900. Some creasing and wear. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3068

Lot 684 COMMERCIAL CARD "The Last Car for Chepstow Rd Newport, Mon" showing cartoon like coloured view of crowds on the tram. Published by Cynicus Publishing Company, postally used 1907. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 380

Lot 685 G&SWR official card showing coloured views of station hotels at St.Enoch, Ayr and Dumfries plus views of Burns' Cottage and Mausoleum. Postally used 1904. £5

Lot 686 G&SWR official card showing coloured views of station hotels at St.Enoch, Ayr, Dumfries and Turnberry. Postally used. £5

Lot 687 LNER official card "North British Station Hotel, Edinburgh" (LNE009) showing colour view of exterior of hotel. Postally used, stamp removed. Plus unused plain postcard from the same hotel with LNER coat of arms top l/h corner. (2) £5

Lot 688 Four CALEDONIAN RAILWAY official cards with coloured, tartan design border "Loch Fad, Rothesay" (CR303), "Entrance to Station, Strathyre" (CR296), "Ochtertyre, Crieff" (CR299), "Trossachs, River Achray and Ben Venue" (CR291). Used and unused. (4) £20

Lot 689 COMMERCIAL CARD showing coloured view of Camborne & Redruth Tramways "Tramming the Stone, East Pool Mine, near Redruth". Postally used, no stamp. £14

Lot 690 Nine COMMERCIAL CARDS showing colour and B&W views of stations at Birmingham New Street, Holyhead, Bexhill, Hastings, LBSCR Victoria, Southampton Dock, Midland station Bath, Sowerby Bridge, Shrewsbury. Used and unused. (9) - Sold for £24 to bidder number 2654

Lot 691 Four COMMERCIAL CARDS showing real photo views of GWR station at Newport (Mon). Two different platform views, station approach and booking office. Not postally used but annotated on rear. (4) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2654

Lot 692 NSR official "North Stafford Hotel, Stoke on Trent" (NS160) showing brown coloured vignette half view of outside of hotel. Postally used, stamp removed. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 305

Lot 693 Two SECR official Boulogne cross channel series cards "The Floating Dock" (SE106) and "Vue Generales" (SE105F). Both postally used 1905. (2) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 3068

Lot 694 GER official correspondence card "The Pier Walton on Naze, Great Eastern Railway" (GE173-1). Postally used 1905. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 668

Lot 695 Three METROPOLITAN DISTRICT RAILWAY real photo cards showing tube stock exterior view and two different interior views (MD005, 006, 007). Not postally used. (3) £18

Lot 696 Three CALEDONIAN RAILWAY STEAMERS official postcards "Brodick Bay" (CR566), "Arranton Bridge, Lamlash" (CR581), "Rothesay Looking West" (CR582). Postally used. (3) £18

Lot 697 CALLANDER & OBAN RAILWAY official card "Ballachulish Hotel" (CR601). B&W view with red overprint. Not postally used. £10

Lot 698 CALLANDER & OBAN RAILWAY official card "The Falls of Dochart, Killin" (CR612) showing sepia coloured view of falls. Perforated l/h edge. Not postally used. £14

Lot 699 GCR official card "Welbeck Abbey - Print Corridor" (GC2560) showing sepia real photo view. Postally used 1906. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2058

Lot 700 G&SWR official poster card "To See the Land o' Burns - travel by Midland & G&SWRys. The only direct route" (GSW071 ). Postally used 1914. £55

Lot 701 Six LNER official cards showing sepia coloured exterior views of hotels at Hull, Saltburn, Bradford, Newcastle, Leeds, West Hartlepool. Last three postally used. (6) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1144

Lot 702 Four LNER official cards showing sepia coloured exterior views of hotels at Sheffield, Sandringham, Peterborough, Grimsby Docks. Not postally used. (4) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1144

Lot 703 MIDLAND RAILWAY colour vignette official card showing "Queen's Hotel Leeds City Square" (MR235) and MR colour card "Adelphi Hotel Liverpool - the most modern hotel in Europe" (MR211). Second item postally used. (2) £10

Lot 704 Eight colour and sepia LNER and LMS official cards showing hotels in Scotland including Aberdeen Glasgow, Edinburgh, Turnberry, Gleneagles. Most not postally used. (8) £10

Lot 705 Seven LNER official cards showing views of the Felix Hotel including By Moonlight showing blue coloured aerial view of hotel. Most unused. (7) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1144

Lot 706 Four COMMERCIAL CARDS showing B&W station views at Stamford, Murrow, Wisbech (all platform views) and Stamford and Welland River (exterior view). Last example postally used. (4) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 1409

Lot 707 Four COMMERCIAL CARDS showing station views at Crow Park, Newark GN, Claypole, Abbots Ripton, (all B&W platform views). Most postally used. (4) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2654

Lot 708 Four COMMERCIAL CARDS showing station views at Heckington, Sibsey, Bardney, (all B&W platform views) and Station and Boston Road Spilsby (colour exterior view). First example postally used. (4) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 2654

Lot 709 Four COMMERCIAL CARDS showing station views at Bingham, Sherwood (Nottingham) (both colour platform views), Gedling (B&W platform view), Newthorpe Station signalbox (real photo). Most postally used. (4) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2654

Lot 710 Four COMMERCIAL CARDS showing station views at Willoughby, Swineshead, (both B&W platform views), Mablethorpe, Woodhall Spa (both colour platform views). Most postally used. (4) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2654

Lot 711 Four COMMERCIAL CARDS showing station views at Highgate, Church End, (both B&W), Muswell Hill (colour), all platform views and Crouch End station from Hornsey Lane (B&W exterior view). Last example postally used. (4) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2654

Lot 712 GNR official card "Great Northern Station Hotel Leeds" (GN153) showing small B&W view of hotel exterior. Unused. £10

Lot 713 GNR official card "Great Northern Victoria Hotel Bradford" showing small B&W view of hotel exterior. Unused. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 668

Lot 714 GNR official card "Great Northern Railway King's Cross Station, London" showing small B&W view of hotel exterior. Unused. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 668

Lot 715 GNR official card "Great Northern Station Hotel Peterborough" (GN160) showing small B&W view of hotel exterior. Used 1910. £10

Lot 716 Three LNER official cards from "LNER Camping Coach" series showing three different real photo exterior views of coaches. All unused. (3) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 377

Lot 717 Eleven COMMERCIAL CARDS showing real photo views of locos on the Northern Belle land cruise circa 1933 and 34. Not postally used although with written captions on the back. (11) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3203

Lot 718 Six GNR early official cards by the Picture Postcard Company. "Horse Guards, Whitehall", "St.James's Palace", "Tower of London and Tower Bridge", "Foreign Office, St.James's Park", "Royal Albert Hall", "Lambeth Palace". All with sepia vignette and undivided back. Not postally used, minor faults to some. (6) - Sold for £70 to bidder number 668

Lot 719 Ten GNR correspondence cards showing B&W views of Sheringham, Ilkley, Cromer, Edinburgh, Sutton on Sea, Mablethorpe, Great Yarmouth, Skegness, Whitby, Bridlington. Most not used. Minor faults to some. (10) - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1137

Lot 720 Seven DISTRICT RAILWAY real photo cards showing various interior and exterior tube stock views and company steam loco. Not postally used, small date stamp on front. (7) £10

Lot 721 CORRIS RAILWAY official cards "Tal-y-llyn Lake and Pass, Corris Railway" (COR012/2) "Tal-y-llyn Lake from Ystair, Dywyll, Corris Railway" (COR025/2), "Cader Idris from Corris Coach Road, Corris Railway" (COR011/4). All unused. (3) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 829

Lot 722 ALBUM containing approx 100 LNWR coloured official postcards showing scenic views. No apparent duplication. (100) £10

Lot 723 APPROX 100 LNWR mostly B&W official postcards showing scenic and loco views. No apparent duplication. (100) - Sold for £20 to bidder number 377

Lot 724 STATIONS. Approx 45 commercial postcards showing views of stations, infrastructure, etc. Colour and B&W. Condition varies. (45) - Sold for £80 to bidder number 2654

Lot 725 STATIONS. Approx 45 commercial postcards showing views of stations, infrastructure, etc. Colour and B&W. Condition varies. (45) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1143

Lot 726 APPROX 130 commercial postcards showing views of LMS, LNER and BR locos. Mostly B&W real photo issues. (130) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3203

Lot 727 APPROX 170 commercial postcards showing views of pre-grouping English company locos including GER, NER, NSR, L&YR, M&GN, etc. Colour and B&W. Condition varies. (170) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3203

Lot 728 APPROX 73 commercial postcards showing views of pre-grouping Scottish company locos including HR, GNSR, CR, G&SWR, SCR, NBR, etc. Colour and B&W. Condition varies. (73) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3203

Lot 729 DALKEITH. Approx 66 sets of Dalkeith postcards in their envelopes. Various subjects, no apparent duplication. (Qty) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4169

Total number of Lots in Postcards: 47.

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