Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 246P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 12th June 2018

SRA Postal Auction: Posters

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Lot 863 SHIPBUILDING CONFERENCE published q/r coloured pictorial poster "British Built Ships" showing Charles King view of passenger and cargo ships built in Britain. Circa early 1960s. Folded, small tape repair on rear, creased/crumpled at top edge. £10

Lot 864 BIG 4 & LPTB q/r poster map "London & Suburbs Main Line Railways and Connecting Underground Railways of the London Transport Passenger Board". Coloured map showing lines in and around the capital. Undated. Wear and edge faults, fold tears and tape repairs on rear. £10

Lot 865 BR(ScR) q/r coloured pictorial poster "Inverness - The Capital of the Scottish Highlands" showing marching pipers and castle by Lance Cattermole. Circa early 1960s, minor edge faults. £10

Lot 866 FRAMES TRAVEL d/r coloured pictorial poster showing elevated view of the Promenade des Anglais in Nice advertising holidays abroad with travel by British Railways. Circa 1950s. Folded. £10

Lot 867 BR(S) d/r poster "Escape this Winter to Brighton and Hove" showing photo view of girl on beach by Bromfield. Dated 1963. Some creasing, small edge and corner loss. £10

Lot 868 MACBRAYNES d/r coloured pictorial poster "The Fast Route to Skye. Mallaig - Armadale - Portree" showing ship RMS Loch Seaforth at Armadale by Alastair MacFarlane. Circa early 1960s. Folded, small tape repairs, backing paper added. £10

Lot 869 BR(NE) d/r photographic and artwork poster "Methods of Traction" issued as No.5 in the "Facts and Figures" series showing electric, steam and diesel views by Studio Seven. Dated 1958. Folded. £10

Lot 870 BR(M) d/r photo illustrated poster "British Railways Modernisation" showing modern methods for putting up masts for electrification. Dated 1957. £10

Lot 871 BR(M) d/r photographic poster "The Permanent Way" issued as No.4 in the "Facts and Figures" series showing track and mechanised track laying with artwork by Studio Seven. Circa 1957. £10

Lot 872 BR(M) d/r pictorial poster with artwork by Wolstenholme showing Woodhead electric loco and EMU at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. Edge creasing. £10

Lot 873 BR(W) d/r pictorial poster with artwork by Riley showing view of Trafalgar Square at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. £10

Lot 874 BR SHIPPING SERVICES d/r poster advertising cruises by SS Avalon to Norway and around Britain. Blue, red and black coloured showing map of routes and ship illustration at top. Dated 1969. Folded. £10

Lot 875 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "1962 Holiday Cruises by TSS Duke of Lancaster" showing Studio Seven view of ship at sea. £10

Lot 876 BR d/r pictorial poster "To the Sea - Country - or Town" showing photo illustrations of sights. Circa early 1960s. £10

Lot 877 BR SEALINK 30" x 20" coloured photographic poster "Let Sealink set you free" showing family in car. Dated 1972. Plus similar Motorail poster showing map of services and photos of family on train. Dated 1971. (2) £10

Lot 878 BR d/r poster advertising the railway exhibition at Carlisle as part of the Carlisle Octo - Centenary celebrations in 1958. Blue and black print with illustration of early London and Birmingham Railway station at top. Folded. £10

Lot 879 BR d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising the installation of the first automatic level crossing at Spath near Uttoxeter. Shows illustration of crossing barrier and lights. Dated 1961. £10

Lot 880 BR 30" x 20" coloured pictorial poster "See Britain By Train" showing view of bagpipe playing Scotsman. £10

Lot 881 BR(S) d/r photographic poster produced for the French market "Visitez la Grande Bretagne par le train". Shows rail system map and photos of major sights. Probably dated 1968. Edge creasing. £10

Lot 882 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Condor Overnight Delivery Birmingham Glasgow Door to Door Container Service" showing photo illustration of class 24 diesel at speed. Circa early 1960s. £10

Lot 883 BR Inter City d/r coloured pictorial poster "Holiday Britain" showing coloured design and girl in bikini. Dated 1970. Folded. £10

Lot 884 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Continental Car Sleeper Service Manchester - Boulogne via Dover" showing Studio Seven black and blue view of ship and staff. Circa 1960. £10

Lot 885 BR(M) d/r map of the Bedford, Northampton, Rugby and Coventry district. Maroon and blue coloured design circa early 1960s. Edge creasing, small loss at top edge. £10

Lot 886 BR(M) d/r system map of the region. Coloured design, dated 1954. Folded, edge wear and creasing. £10

Lot 887 BTC d/r system map of Britain and Ireland. Coloured design, dated 1957. Folded, large annotation to centre of map showing outlined area. £10

Lot 888 BR(M) d/r system map "London Midland Derby Leicester and Nottingham Lines". Black and maroon print, circa 1950s. Fold tears and tape repairs, heavily annotated, creased and crumpled. £10

Lot 889 BR(M) d/r system map of the whole country. Coloured design, dated 1952. Folded, edge wear and tears. £10

Lot 890 BR(M) d/r system map of the region. Coloured design, dated 1959. Folded, edge wear and creasing, large stain at bottom edge. £10

Lot 891 TALYLLYN RAILWAY d/r timetable poster for 1970 with photo illustration of loco and train at top. Folded. £10

Lot 892 MINISTRY OF HEALTH d/r coloured pictorial poster ï¾"Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseasesï¾" showing Bateman image of office workers. Folded, small fold tears. £10

Lot 893 MINISTRY OF HEALTH 30ï¾" x 20ï¾" coloured pictorial poster ï¾"Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseasesï¾" showing Bateman image of people in lift. Folded, small fold tears. £10

Lot 894 CITY OF GLASGOW UNION RAILWAY 26" x 24" poster re instructions and bye-laws regarding tolls. Dated 1870. Folded. £10

Lot 895 GWR d/r poster advertising the sale to the public of copies of pictorial posters produced by the company. Green and black print showing roundel and listing prices for the various sizes. Undated, minor edge wear. £10

Lot 896 GWR d/r letterpress poster advertising the first post war publication of the Holiday Haunts guide book in 1947. Turquoise and magenta coloured print listing advertising rates. Folded. £10

Lot 897 GWR of England d/r letterpress poster advertising powerful fast steamer sailings between Waterford and Cork to New Milford and connecting express boat trains to London. Red and green print, dated 1899. Folded and weak at folds. £10

Lot 898 GWR d/r letterpress poster advertising through trains between South Wales and Southampton, Bournemouth, Portsmouth and the Isle of Wight. Green and brown print showing timetable, dated July 1908. Folded and with tears at fragile folds. £10

Lot 899 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster "Public Notice" re the withdrawal of passenger services between Princes Risborough and Banbury. Brown print, dated January 1963. Folded. £10

Lot 900 BR(E) d/r letterpress poster announcing the withdrawal of services between Melton Constable and Norwich City. Dated March 1959. Folded, tape repairs at top edge. £10

Lot 901 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE (NE) 30" x 20" poster "Free as a Bird with Holiday Runabout Tickets". Orange and blue print showing map of area No.17 featuring lines between South Shields and Saltburn. Dated 1952. Folded. £10

Lot 902 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster advertising "Trips by Train" listing weekend fares from Birmingham Snow Hill to Banbury and Oxford. Dated January 1965. Folded, some wear, small tape repairs on rear. £10

Lot 903 BR(M) d/r letterpress poster advertising day trips to Worcester, Cheltenham Spa, Gloucester and Bristol from Nottingham, Derby and Burton. Brown print, dated June 1964. Very creased/crumpled. £10

Lot 904 BR(M) d/r letterpress poster advertising day trips to York from Sawley Junction and Derby Midland. Blue print, dated June 1964. Very creased/crumpled. £10

Lot 905 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Trips by Train from Nottingham and Derby District at Easter". Maroon and yellow print listing destinations and with illustration of Easter bunny. Circa mid 1960s. Folded. £10

Lot 906 BR(NE) 30" x 20" letterpress poster advertising all in holidays in Scotland from Darlington, Middlesborough, West Hartlepool, etc. Maroon print, dated 1950. Folded. £10

Lot 907 LNER 20" x 12" letterpress poster "The Nation's Salvage Needs" listing the type of materials needed for the war effort. Undated, folded. £10

Lot 908 BR(NE) carriage print sized poster "The Central Station Dining Room Scarborough is open every weekday from 8am to 6pm". Blue print, dated 1949. Folded. £10

Lot 909 BR(NE) d/r poster "Really Competitive Cheap Day Return Tickets - Wall - Reedsmouth, Falstone - Kielder Forest". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1953. Folded, some discolouration at folds, fold tears. £10

Lot 910 BR(NE) d/r poster "Big Reductions in Fares Any Train Any Day - Huddersfield - Clayton West, Holmfirth - Penistone". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1952. Folded, discolouration at folds. £10

Lot 911 BR(NE) d/r poster "Really Competitive Cheap Day Return Tickets Newcastle, Hexham, Haltwhistle, Alston, Carlisle". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1953. Folded, some discolouration at folds. £10

Lot 912 BR(NE) d/r poster "Really Competitive Cheap Day Return Tickets Newcastle - Morpeth, Alnmouth - Alnwick". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1953. Folded, discolouration at folds. £10

Lot 913 BR(NE) d/r poster "Holiday Fares from York". Shows fares to various holiday destinations. Dated 1953. Folded. £10

Lot 914 BR(NE) d/r letterpress poster "Improved Train service Huddersfield and London King's Cross". Red print showing train times. Dated October 1951. Folded. £10

Lot 915 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster "The Railways are Short of Trained Staff - To restore Pre-war Standards Will Take Time". Blue print, dated February 1946. Folded. £10

Lot 916 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE d/r wartime letterpress poster "Goods Train Traffic during Christmas" detailing arrangements. Blue and pink coloured design by 'Shep'. Undated, folded. £10

Lot 917 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE d/r wartime letterpress poster "Christmas by Rail" announcing a limited number of additional trains. Red, blue and black coloured design by 'Shep'. Undated, folded. £10

Lot 918 LNER 15" x 10" letterpress poster "Notice to Staff" re matters relating to the movement of government traffic being kept secret. Red print, dated September 1939. Folded. £10

Lot 919 BIG 4 25" x 20" letterpress poster "Smoking. As a matter of Courtesy etc". Red and black print, dated April 1946. Folded. £10

Lot 920 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE d/r wartime letterpress poster announcing that due to the existing emergency, long distance services may be withdrawn without notice and people should avoid travelling on long distance services. Undated, folded. £10

Lot 921 BRITISH RAILWAYS d/r wartime poster "153 Special Trains a Day" asking the public to understand when their train is delayed for trains carrying troops and war materials. Red and black print, folded. £10

Lot 922 MINISTRY OF HEALTH d/r information poster asking for blood donors. Yellow, maroon and black print. Folded. £10

Lot 923 HMSO wartime d/r letterpress poster "Save Fuel for the Factories". Red and black print. Undated, folded. £10

Lot 924 WARTIME d/r illustrated poster "Think of the Wounded" asking for donations to the Red Cross appeal. Blue, red and grey print showing Red Cross. Undated, folded. £10

Lot 925 WAR OFFICE (probably) d/r letterpress poster "Defence Areas" listing stations in southern England, IOW, East Anglia, etc where it is prohibited to enter for holidays, recreation or pleasure purposes. Undated, folded. £10

Lot 926 LNER 20" x 12" letterpress poster "Street Betting Act 1906" re the prohibition of betting on company premises. Blue and black print with winking eye logo at top. Dated February 1943. Folded. £10

Lot 927 LMS 24" x 16" train departures poster for Wellingborough station. Dated September 1939. Folded and creased, tape repairs on rear, tear and loss top edge. £10

Lot 928 LNER 30" x 18" train departure poster for Grantham dated May 1945. Brown print, creased. £10

Lot 929 LNER d/r train departures poster for Norwich Thorpe station dated September 1938. Red and black print on thin card. £10

Lot 930 BR(E) d/r train departures poster for Norwich Thorpe and City stations dated September 1957. Blue print. Folded. £10

Lot 931 BR(M) d/r weekdays train departures poster for Derby Midland station dated September 1965. Folded. £10

Lot 932 BR(M) 20" x 12" weekdays train departures poster for Derby Midland station dated June 1965. Plus similar for Sundays. Folded. (2) £10

Lot 933 BR(M) 20" x 12" train departures poster for Burton on Trent station dated April 1966. Folded. £10

Lot 934 BR(E) q/r weekdays train departures poster for Sheffield Midland and Victoria stations dated June 1965. Folded, very creased and frayed at edges. £10

Lot 935 BR(E) d/r Sunday train departures poster for Sheffield Midland and Victoria stations dated June 1965. Folded. £10

Lot 936 BR(M) d/r train departures poster for Leicester Central station dated June 1964. Folded, a little creased. £10

Lot 937 BR(M) d/r train departures poster for Wellingborough Midland Road and London Road stations dated June 1961. Folded. £10

Lot 938 BR(M) d/r train departures poster for Wellingborough Midland Road station dated September 1964. Folded, edge creasing and wear. £10

Lot 939 BR(M) 20" x 20" train departures poster for Nottingham Victoria and Midland stations dated June 1957. Folded and creased. £10

Lot 940 BR(M) d/r train departures poster for Nottingham Victoria station dated June 1958. Folded, a little creased. £10

Lot 941 BR(M) d/r train departures poster for Nottingham Victoria station dated September 1958. Folded, a little creased. £10

Lot 942 BR(M) d/r train departures poster for Nottingham Victoria station dated September 1962. Folded, a little creased. £10

Lot 943 BR(M) d/r train departures poster for Trent station dated April 1966. Folded. £10

Lot 944 BR(E) d/r Sundays train departures poster for King's Cross station dated June 1965. Folded and creased. £10

Lot 945 BR(E) d/r train departures poster for Newark North Gate and Castle stations dated June 1965. Folded. £10

Lot 946 BR(E) d/r train departures poster for Lincoln Central and St.Marks stations dated June 1965. Folded. £10

Lot 947 BR(M) d/r timetable poster for London Marylebone & Paddington to High Wycombe, Princes Risborough and Aylesbury services. Dated September 1964. Folded and a little marked at folds. £10

Lot 948 BR(M) d/r timetable poster for Derby, Birmingham, Redditch and Worcester services. Dated September 1964. Folded. £10

Lot 949 BR(M) d/r timetable poster for Wrexham, Shotton, Chester and New Brighton services. Dated September 1963. Folded. £10

Lot 950 BR(M) d/r timetable poster for London - Bedford, London - Barking, Hatfield - Dunstable services. Dated September 1964. Folded. £10

Lot 951 BR(M) d/r timetable poster for Grantham, Nottingham and Derby services. Dated September 1964. Folded. £10

Lot 952 BR(M) d/r timetable poster for Derby - Chesterfield and Nottingham - Chesterfield - Worksop services. Dated September 1964. Folded. £10

Lot 953 BR(M) d/r timetable poster for Leicester, Burton on Trent and Birmingham branch line services. Dated September 1964. Folded. £10

Lot 954 BR(M) q/r timetable poster for Shipley, Skipton, Morecambe and Carlisle services. Dated September 1964. Folded. £10

Lot 955 LNER d/r letterpress poster "Emergency Timetable Operating from Trains Departing From" with space below for writing in time, platform and destination of trains. Unused, folded. £10

Lot 956 LNER d/r coloured poster "Evening Excursions" showing title at top and bottom two thirds of poster left blank for filling in the day's announcements. Small edge tears otherwise OK. Plus two others similar. (3) £5

Lot 957 LNER headed (although Railway Executive NE region issued) d/r letterpress poster advertising new through express service between York and Swansea via Banbury. Red and blue print showing timetable. Dated May 1949. Edge wear and tears. Some edge staining. Plus another seven similar. (8) £10

Lot 958 BR(E) d/r time and faretable poster "Evening Excursions to Leigh on Sea, Chalkwell, Westcliff and Southend on Sea" from London area stations. Maroon print, dated 1949. Some staining. Edge tears. Plus another similar. (2) £10

Lot 959 Small quantity of modern map and miscellaneous posters including BR system map and aerial view of the River Severn from space. (Qty) £10

Lot 960 SWISS RAILWAYS d/r coloured pictorial timetable poster. Illustration of mountain scene at top with timetables for Zurich - Sihlbrugg and Zurich - Uetliber rail services, Adliswil - Felsenegg cable car and Thalwil - Hausen post bus. Dated May 1960. Folded. £10

Lot 961 GERMAN RAILWAYS d/r coloured pictorial poster "See Germany by Rail" showing view of town. Possibly dated 1963. £10

Total number of Lots in Posters: 99.

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