Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 13th March 2018

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Lot 241 Early and Historical Paperwork: BATH AND WEYMOUTH GREAT WESTERN UNION RAILWAY 20" x 18" letterpress poster announcing that notice is to be made to Parliament for the construction of the railway. Dated December 1836. Plus a small card announcing the second reading in Parliament and a handwritten note book containing traffic information. (3) £10.00

Lot 242 Early and Historical Paperwork: BATH AND WEYMOUTH GREAT WESTERN UNION RAILWAY "Prospectus". 8pp including map of line, dated 1836. £10.00

Lot 243 Early and Historical Paperwork: NORTH & SOUTH UNION RAILWAY plan and proposal for the line between Sheffield and Skipton via Huddersfield and Halifax. 24" x 12", undated. Folded and with tape repairs to folds. £10.00

Lot 244 Early and Historical Paperwork: HARDBACK BOOK containing pop-up 3 - D stereoscopic view of The Thames Tunnel from Rotherhithe to Wapping. Clothbound covers, opening to show pull out section with viewing holes that show view of people in the tunnel. Circa 1842. Some wear. £10.00

Lot 245 Acts of Parliament: GWR copy of the HMSO booklet "Railways Act 1921". Part leather bound hardback covers, 89pp. £10.00

Lot 246 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): ARMSTRONG WHITWORTH landscape format publication in English and Spanish. Illustrated card covers showing company loco, 56pp detailing locos built by the company. Circa 1940s. VGC. £10.00

Lot 247 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): BEYER PEACOCK/BR(W) maintenance and overhaul manual (mechanical parts) for type 3 diesel hydraulic locos (Hymek). Green clothbound hardback folder with title in gold on front. 500+ pages plus diagrams. Dated 1962. £10.00

Lot 248 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): BEYER PEACOCK & CO published hardback book detailing the company's war efforts. 70+pp published 1945. Covers slightly rubbed. £10.00

Lot 249 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): BROWN - BOVERI LIMITED published glossy coloured booklet "Electric and Diesel Electric Traction". Colour photo covers, 116pp guide to products and technology, dated March 1961. £10.00

Lot 250 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): BRUSH ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING CO brochure "4000hp Diesel Electric Locomotive Kestrel". Photo covers show front view of loco, 8pp, fully illustrated, published circa 1966. £10.00

Lot 251 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): WILLIAM FOSTER & CO (Lincoln) catalogue of traction engines. Card covers, 44pp, fully illustrated, circa 1920s. Slight wear to covers, generally OK. £20.00

Lot 252 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): FOWLER (Leeds) 8pp booklet detailing the particulars of the company 90HP steam locomotives. Photo illustration of 0-4-2 loco on front. Circa 1920s. £10.00

Lot 253 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): FOWLER (Leeds) 8pp fold out leaflet for company diesel locos. Photo illustration of head on view of the 70HP crude oil locomotive. Fully illustrated, circa 1920s. £10.00

Lot 254 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): BEYER PEACOCK & CO published 24pp booklet "Garratt Patent Articulated Locomotives - some recent notable types". Illustrated paperback covers, circa 1920s. Covers slightly worn and detached. £10.00

Lot 255 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): HUNSLET ENGINE CO. catalogue. Card folder containing 100+ pages of information, details and photos of locos manufactured by the company. Dated 1930s. £10.00

Lot 256 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): HUNSLET ENGINE CO 4pp leaflet announcing company products after acquiring the goodwill of Kerr Stuart and Avonside Engine Co. Photo illustrated, dated 1936. £10.00

Lot 257 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY souvenir booklet issued to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the company 1903-1953. 116pp, card covers with metal diamond "worksplate" on front cover (damage to point at r/h). £10.00

Lot 258 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE COMPANY Instruction Manual for the operation and maintenance of NBL-MAN diesel engines. Clothbound hardback folder with company diamond logo on front, 30+pp, circa late 1950s. £10.00

Lot 259 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): SCAMMELL Mechanical Horse & Trivan instruction book. Illustrated card covers showing vehicle, 58pp plus fold out diagram, 3rd edition circa 1940s. Annotations. £10.00

Lot 260 Maps, RCH unless stated: AIREY'S RAILWAY MAP of the South of England dated 1885. Dmf into leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front. Covers rubbed, wear and darkening to map. £10.00

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