Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

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

SRA Postal Auction: Publicity Material

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Lot 417 LONDON UNDERGROUND published hardback book "The Acton Overhaul Works". 31pp illustrated guide to the activities of the works. Published 1928. £10

Lot 418 BR Carriage & Wagon Works, Derby "Open Day" programme. Blue paperback covers, 12pp dated August 1964. £5

Lot 419 BELFAST & COUNTY DOWN RAILWAY guide book for Belfast and the County Down area. Coloured pictorial covers, 64pp plus fold out map. Circa 1930s. £10

Lot 420 BENGUELA RAILWAY published guide and history of the undertaking. Red and black card covers showing map of Africa. 34pp, fully illustrated, published 1960. VGC. £10

Lot 421 BENGUELLA RAILWAY 16pp guide book with fold out map, "Benguella Railway Lobito Bay". Coloured pictorial covers showing train, ship and native. Circa 1920s. Wear to edge of covers. £10

Lot 422 CORK,BANDON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY guide book "Visit Glengarriff and the South West Coast". Black & white artwork covers showing company coat of arms. 36pp illustrated guide circa 1904. Small edge loss and creasing to covers. £35

Lot 423 CIE. Seven items including WTT dated June 1955, glossy leaflets showing new diesel shunter, new lorries and upgraded signalling, Silver Princess carriage (1948), MGWR centenary souvenir booklet (1947), freight services booklet "Seven Lean Years" (1946). (7) £10

Lot 424 CALEDONIAN AND LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAYS guide book "Summer Tours Scotland and England" dated 1898. 356pp plus plates and fold out maps. Coloured pictorial covers show paddle steamer. Some foxing to covers, rear cover partially detached. £10

Lot 425 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY official publication "The Homes & Haunts of Scott & Burns". Illustrated covers showing statue and portrait along with various coats of arms. 109pp second edition, circa 1900s. £10

Lot 426 CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS official guide book "Picturesque Wales". Pictorial card covers, 129pp published for the railway by Photochrom in 1910. Minor spine faults. £10

Lot 427 CATALOGUE of the "Collection of Photographs of Locomotive Engines published by RE Bleasdale". Paperback, 22pp, circa 1890s. Rusty staples removed. £10

Lot 428 BOUND VOLUME of timetable guides for the Newcastle Evening Chronicle and North Mail excursions in 1934. Approx 20 individual programmes, each of around 8 - 10pp plus cover, bound into hardback covers with title in gold on front. £10

Lot 429 CORK & MACROOM DIRECT RAILWAY 36pp timetable and guide "The Tourist's Route to Glengarriff and Killarney". Pocket sized, green and gold artwork covers, dated 1907. £10

Lot 430 CORK BANDON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY guide book "Prince of Wales Route to Glengarriff and the Lakes of Killarney". Coloured pictorial covers showing views of the area, 44pp plus tourist arrangements and map. Dated 1896. Covers worn and detached. £10

Lot 431 COUNTY DONEGAL RAILWAYS JOINT COMMITTEE 8pp fold out leaflet "Excursion Arrangements". Pink paper with cover illustration of Gweebarra Bay. Opens to show map of Northern Ireland with timetable on rear. Dated May 1938. £10

Lot 432 COUNTY DONEGAL RAILWAYS JOINT COMMITTEE 8pp fold out leaflet "Excursion Arrangements". Blue paper with cover illustration of Gweebarra Bay. Opens to show map of Northern Ireland with timetable on rear. Dated May 1938. £10

Lot 433 CUBA RAILROAD COMPANY centre folding timetable and guide for the 1912 - 13 season. Coloured pictorial covers, 36pp with centre page map, fully illustrated including colour. Good condition. £10

Lot 434 UNITED RAILWAYS OF HAVANA CUBA centre folding guide with timetable information for the 1904 - 05 season. Coloured pictorial covers, 52pp including map, covers detached. £10

Lot 435 DARLINGTON CORPORATION official handbook and railway centenary souvenir. Illustrated paperback covers showing coat of arms, locos and Stephenson. 48pp, slight wear. Plus 2pp programme of variety entertainment for the occasion. (2) £5

Lot 436 SR official publication "Devon and Cornish Days". Colour illustrated travelogue describing the major West Country towns. Hardback with illustrated front cover, 63pp plus map. No dust jacket. £5

Lot 437 GNR & NER publication "Tourist Programme Great Northern & North Eastern Railways - The East Coast Express Route to Scotland". 48pp guide to places served by the companies. Coloured pictorial paperback covers showing GNR 'single' loco. Dated July 1896. Slight wear. £10

Lot 438 GER 6pp fold out leaflet "Holidays on the East Coast". Gold coloured decorative covers, fully illustrated, dated July 1910. £10

Lot 439 GNR, NER AND NBR colour brochure "East Coast Route - Shortest and Most popular Route". Colour pictorial paperback covers showing views of London and Forth Bridge. 16pp plus fold out map, circa 1900s. Good condition. £10

Lot 440 Advertising SHOWCARD for Frith's Postcards. 10" x 8" orange and black coloured card with attached postcard showing Bluebell Railway tank loco Birch Grove. Circa mid 1960s. £10

Lot 441 FURNESS RAILWAY "Illustrated Guide & List of Hotels, Farmhouses, Country & Seaside Lodgings". Coloured pictorial covers showing moon over lake, 98pp plus fold out maps, dated 1916. Covers worn and with tape repairs to spine and corners. £10

Lot 442 GER publicity booklet "Cathedral Route from Liverpool to London and the Continent". 24pp plus fold-out map. Details train services and continental connections. Coloured pictorial covers show Lincoln and Norwich Cathedrals and company coat of arms. Circa 1900s. Minor wear. £10

Lot 443 GER 3pp fold out leaflet "Clacton-on-Sea & Southcliff and Felixstowe". Green and brown decorative covers. Undated. £10

Lot 444 GER 32pp booklet "Whitsun Excursions 1913". Coloured pictorial covers showing flowers. VGC. £10

Lot 445 MEASOM'S OFFICIAL ILLUSTRATED GUIDE to the GNR. 200pp plus 190pp adverts and one fold out map. Dated 1857. No covers. £5

Lot 446 GNR "Holiday Manual 1914 - Official List of Seaside and Inland Hotels, Boarding Houses and Apartments". Coloured pictorial covers showing woman on jetty, 104pp, covers a little worn. £10

Lot 447 GNR "Holiday Manual". Official list of seaside and inland hotels, boarding houses and apartments. Coloured pictorial covers showing seaside village. 108pp dated 1913. Creasing to covers, some foxing and wear. £10

Lot 448 GREAT SOUTHERN RAILWAYS guide Book "Ireland - Gem of the Sea". Illustrated covers, 48pp plus plates, adverts and fold out map, dated 1936. £5

Lot 449 GWR official publication "Holiday Haunts 1936". 1032pp, no fold out map in rear pocket, bound with original covers into blue clothbound hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front. £10

Lot 450 GWR official publication "Holiday Haunts 1938". 976pp, no fold out map in rear pocket, bound with original covers into brown clothbound hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front. £10

Lot 451 GWR official publication "Holiday Haunts 1937". 1032pp plus fold out map in rear pocket, bound with original covers into red clothbound hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front. £10

Lot 452 GWR "Holiday Haunts - Southern Ireland 1910". Green paperback covers, 90pp plus fold out map. Covers worn, faded and brittle at edges. £10

Lot 453 GWR published reprinted Railway Gazette article "Great Western Railway - The Direct Route to Ireland via Fishguard". Large sized illustrated paperback covers showing ship at sea. 12pp, fully illustrated, dated 1909. Folded. £14

Lot 454 BOROUGH OF CHESTERFIELD George Stephenson Centenary Commemoration souvenir booklet dated August 1948. Paperback, 48pp with front cover showing corporation crest and illustration of Rocket. Plus 8pp programme for the event listing exhibits. (2) £5

Lot 455 GWR official publication "Great Western Ports 1933". Pictorial card covers, 320pp plus maps and adverts. Cover wear, tears to maps, bindings a little loose. £10

Lot 456 HIGHLAND RAILWAY guide and tourist programme dated 1903. Coloured pictorial paperback covers showing scenic and shooting views, 152pp plus plates and fold out map (detached). Some spine wear causing loose covers. £10

Lot 457 HIGHLAND RAILWAY official publication "Official ABC Tourist Guide to the Highlands of Scotland via the Highland Railway". Coloured pictorial paperback covers showing river and hunting scene. 110pp published in 1921. £10

Lot 458 LMS HOTEL SERVICES paper napkin showing name and logo in orange print. Plus Hotels Executive paper bag advertising "Special Parties. Luncheons, Teas can be arranged in Dining Rooms at Principal Stations". Red and green print, slightly crumpled. £10

Lot 459 LNER invitation card to the opening of the Historical Railway Exhibition in Faverdale wagon works to commemorate the Railway Centenary, July 1925. 9" x 7", thin card. Vertical fold. £10

Lot 460 LC&DR official guide to Paris. Cloth covers with coat of arms on front, 26pp plus 16 maps, circa 1899. Covers detached and pages separated. £10

Lot 461 LMS - NCC publication "Northern Ireland Tours and Excursions by Train and Motor Coach". Photo covers showing fields and coast, 68pp guide to tours with fold out map. Dated May 1939. £10

Lot 462 LMS booklet "Tours in Lakeland". Maroon paperback covers, 48pp showing times and tours in the area. Dated July 1934. £5

Lot 463 Four LMS published route books. No.1 "The Track of the Irish Mail", No.2 "Along the Viking Border", No.3 "The Track of the Royal Scot part 1" and No.4 similar part 2. Each 42 - 76pp with coloured pictorial covers, published 1947. (4) £5

Lot 464 LMS holiday haunts type guide "Holidays by LMS". Red, silver and black covers, 672pp plus fold out map (torn). Dated 1931. Covers worn and creased. £5

Lot 465 LNER Programme of Ceremonies in connection with the Centenary of Railways, July 1925. Card covers, 30pp plus fold-out diagrams. Plus passes for the grandstand to view the procession of locomotives and for the opening of the exhibition in Faverdale wagon works. £10

Lot 466 LNER handbill type notice "Strike of Railwaymen". Red print detailing the company's position on staff returning to duty at their original pay rates. Dated May 1926. Some creasing. £10

Lot 467 LNER official publication "Camping Holidays - Camping Coaches, Youth Hostels, Sites for Camps". Pictorial coloured covers showing foreign looking gentleman by camp fire. 140pp dated April 1939. Minor wear, small spine repairs. £10

Lot 468 LNER "Catalogue of the Collection of Railway Relics and Modern Stock at Faverdale, Darlington in connection with the Railway Centenary Celebrations July 1925". Card covers, 96pp. £5

Lot 469 LNER pocket sized diary. Directors and officers issue with leather covers with coat of arms in gold on front. Dated 1944. 196pp including list of meetings of directors. £10

Lot 470 LNER Holiday Handbook. 500+pp "Holiday Haunts" type guide book. Orange covers with several fold-out maps, issue No.1 circa early 1930s. Spine faded, slight bleeding of colour from covers on to pages at rear. £5

Lot 471 LNER 12pp booklet "Tourist Travel Facilities from Doncaster". Dated 1925 season. Plus similar covering King's Lynn, Thetford & Watton, Fakenham, Dereham, Newmarket. (6) £10

Lot 472 LNER booklet "The Coronation - The First Streamline Train King's Cross for Scotland". Coloured pictorial covers by Frank Newbould showing "Dominion of Canada". 12pp dated July 1937. £10

Lot 473 LNER booklet "The Silver Jubilee - Britain's First Streamline Train". Blue and black covers showing "Silver Link" loco. 16pp dated May 1936. £10

Lot 474 LNER 12pp booklet "Tourist Travel Facilities from Ipswich". Dated 1925 season. Plus similar covering Witham, Felixstowe, Harwich, Southend. (5) £10

Lot 475 BEMROSE & SONS published "London and North Western Railway Panoramic Guide". Foolscap sized, 64pp "Along the Line" type guide in hardback covers. Circa 1890s. Covers faded at edges. £10

Lot 476 CREWE MECHANICS' INSTITUTE "Catalogue of Photographs of LNWR Engines". 12pp dated April 1894. A few annotations. £10

Lot 477 LNWR 8pp programme for the unveiling ceremony of the war memorial at Euston station on October 21st 1921. Spine partially split causing loose covers. £10

Lot 478 LNWR & CALEDONIAN RAILWAYS publication "Time Table and Souvenir of the West Coast Royal Mail Express Route between Scotland & England". Coloured pictorial paperback covers show loco views and coat of arms. 84pp plus fold out map (detached), dated July 1912. Wear, covers detached. £10

Lot 479 LNWR guide book "The English Lakes". Coloured pictorial covers by "FW" showing lake scene. 112pp plus fold out map, dated 1913. Tape repairs to spine and cover wear. £10

Lot 480 LIVERPOOL OVERHEAD RAILWAY guide book. Landscape format, red and black illustrated paperback covers, 16pp with centre page fold out map of the line and features en-route. Issued circa late 1930s. Vertical folds, foxing to covers. £10

Lot 481 LSWR publication "Hints for Holidays - Official Illustrated Guide and List of Hotels, Boarding Houses and Apartments 1922". 108pp plus coloured plates in green coloured illustrated paperback covers showing map of area. £10

Lot 482 LSWR 16pp fold out leaflet "The Garden Isle by 4 Routes from London Waterloo to the Isle of Wight". Blue and red print with illustration of routes on front, opening to show timetables with map of local services. Dated November 1911. Minor wear. £10

Lot 483 L&YR pocket sized booklet "Principal Horse & Cattle Fairs, Markets, Agricultural Shows, etc 1908". Yellow and black artwork covers, 135pp, marking to some pages. £10

Lot 484 L&YR guide book "Walking & Cycling Tours - Yorkshire District". 44pp plus map in colourful pictorial paperback covers showing scenic views. Circa 1910s. Some spine wear. £20

Lot 485 MIDLAND RAILWAY official publication "Country & Seaside Holidays 1913 - Official Directory of Country & Seaside Apartments". Red and green pictorial covers showing lady in country. 136pp, wear to covers. £10

Lot 486 MIDLAND RAILWAY 8pp programme for the unveiling ceremony of the war memorial at Derby on December 15th 1921. £10

Lot 487 MIDLAND & G&SWR "Tourist Guide". Coloured pictorial covers showing Burns Monument and steamer Glensannox. 124pp plus fold out maps, dated 1906. Spine taped, rear cover detached. £10

Lot 488 MIDLAND RAILWAY hardback book "In Remembrance of the Brave Men of the Midland Railway who gave their lives in the Great War 1914-1919". 72pp list of those lost. Plus covering letter (torn). £10

Lot 489 DAVID MACBRAYNE PUBLISHED GUIDE BOOK "Summer Tours in Scotland by David MacBrayne's Royal Mail Steamers Columba, Iona, etc". Red, clothbound hardback covers, illustrated in gold, 104pp plus plates, map and adverts. Dated 1895. £10

Lot 490 MANILA RAILROAD COMPANY guide book "Baguio - Philippines Summer Resort". 10pp centre folded with colour pictorial covers, dated April 1928. £5

Lot 491 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY official publication "Metroland". 1931 edition with coloured pictorial covers showing canal scene. 148pp, no fold out map. Spine missing causing covers to be detached. £10

Lot 492 NORTH BRITISH STATION HOTEL souvenir book "Old & New Edinburgh". Maroon hardback, clothbound covers with coat of arms and title in black and gold on front. 90pp plus adverts and fold out map. Produced for the opening of the hotel by the North British Railway in October 1902. Covers rubbed on corners. Ink stains to front end pages. £10

Lot 493 NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY guide book "Isle of Skye - How to get there and what to see". Paperback covers with photo illustration of rock pinnacle, 61pp, circa 1910s. Covers dusty. £10

Lot 494 NUR official souvenir of the AGM at Crewe in July 1923. Hardback with title in gold on front, 62pp plus plates. £5

Lot 495 NER "Pictorial Guide to North Eastern England". Card covers, landscape format, 32pp fully illustrated (including colour) guide to the area. Circa 1900. Darkening to edge of covers. £10

Lot 496 NER official publication "Summer Resorts - Yorkshire Coast". Coloured pictorial covers showing boats at sea. 46pp plus fold out map, dated 1896. Slight wear to edges of cover. £14

Lot 497 DANISH RAILWAYS landscape format paperback book "Odin og Roeskilde". 70+ pages of photos of the various locomotives used over the years. Published 1952. Text in Danish. £10

Lot 498 ROYAL SIAMESE STATE RAILWAY "Souvenir of the Opening of the Southern Line 1917". Red clothbound hardback covers with artwork design in white on front. Illustrated, 62pp plus fold out map. Spine slightly faded. £10

Lot 499 Port of Manchester published plan of the MANCHESTER SHIP CANAL. Part coloured plan on paper showing the canal and the various docks. Folding into card covers, dated May 1965. £10

Lot 500 ROMNEY HYTHE & DYMCHURCH RAILWAY booklet published by LPC. 30pp, green card covers with colour plate on front. Circa 1930s. Cover picture very creased. £5

Lot 561 ROMNEY HYTHE & DYMCHURCH RAILWAY official guide and timetable. Pocket sized, orange paperback covers, 16pp dated July 1934. £10

Lot 562 BOROUGH OF STOCKTON ON TEES official programme and sports catalogue for the centenary in 1925. Illustrated paperback covers showing Locomotion, 64pp. £5

Lot 563 COMMISSIONER OF RAILWAY SAFETY, INDIA published hardback book "In Quest of Railway Safety". 112pp, fully illustrated, including colour, dated 1963. Hardback version with title and coat of arms in gold on front. £5

Lot 564 BIG 4 leaflet "Refrigerator and Insulated Transport". 8pp centre folding type with coloured pictorial covers by Ralph Mott showing unloading of container. Circa 1930s. Staples removed, small tear to bottom edge of cover. £10

Lot 565 DENVER & RIO GRANDE RAILROAD published booklet "Rocky Mountain Views on the Rio Grande, Scenic line of the world". Artwork covers with attached coloured plate. 4pp plus coloured plates showing scenic views along the railway. Circa 1920s. Faults and wear to covers. £10

Lot 566 GALL & INGLIS published pocket sized book of contour plans "The Royal Road Book of Ireland". 144pp guide and contour plans in illustrated clothbound covers. Dated 1902. £10

Lot 567 SECR. 6pp illustrated leaflet commemorating the unveiling of the War Memorial at Dover Marine Station in October 1922. Folded and worn. £10

Lot 568 SL&NCR PTT booklet. Photo illustrated covers showing steam loco and railcar, 28pp dated June 1957. £10

Lot 569 SR Naming Ceremony Brochure for "Merchant Navy" class loco "Canadian Pacific" at Victoria station on 27th March July 1942. Pictorial 4pp leaflet opening to show details of the loco class with history of the shipping company on rear. £10

Lot 570 SR souvenir of Southampton Docks. Coloured covers cut in shape of ocean liner, 32pp detailing the history and activities of the docks. Fully illustrated, published 1930s. £10

Lot 571 SR official publication "Southampton Docks - Handbook of Rates, Charges and General Information". 134pp plus adverts and fold out map. Green and yellow card covers showing coat of arms. Dated 1938. Slight cover wear. £10

Lot 572 SR single foolscap sheet showing the order of ceremony for the Waterloo station Armistice Day Ceremony on 11th November 1937. Lilac print. Plus press agency 10" x 8" photo of the queen opening the new Waterloo station (corner creases). (2) £10

Lot 573 SR Naming Ceremony Brochure for "Merchant Navy" class loco "Rotterdam Lloyd" at Waterloo station on 27th November 1945. Pictorial 4pp leaflet opening to show details of the loco class with history of the shipping company on rear. Appears to be signed by Bulleid on front. £10

Lot 574 HEBER S. "By the New Mountain Railway Kristiania - Bergen to the Fjords". Hardback clothbound covers with attached photos, landscape format, 40pp, circa 1910s. Tells the story of the new line from Oslo to Bergen. Text in English. £10

Lot 575 SNOWDON MOUNTAIN TRAMROAD guide book "Snowdon by the Snowdon Mountain Tramroad". Paperback, 32pp guide to the area, circa 1910s. Advert for LNWR on front. £10

Lot 576 TRADE AND TRAVEL PUBLICATIONS "The South American Handbook 1952". Clothbound hardback covers with title and map in gold on front, 765pp plus adverts. £10

Lot 577 BR(S) booklet "Southampton Docks Official Sailing List & Shipping Guide - March 1950". Green and cream illustrated card covers showing ship. 72pp. Plus similar dated April 1960. Also BTD 8pp leaflet for King George V dry dock, D&IWE leaflet for Ocean Terminal. (4) £10

Lot 578 Three SR Southampton Docks leaflets. Programme for the opening of the new graving dock in 1933, Southampton Dock Extension November 1932 (worn covers), 8pp fold out leaflet "Southampton Docks - Its Rise to Fame" (1932). (3) £10

Lot 579 LMS official publication "The Story of the Royal Scot". Issued as a souvenir of the visit of the train to the "Century of Progress" exposition in Chicago 1933. Red and black coloured pictorial covers showing image of Scottish piper. 32pp. Covers, especially rear, marked and scuffed. £10

Lot 580 BIG 4 leaflet "Warehousing Facilities". 8pp fold out type with coloured pictorial covers by Frank Newbould showing warehouse scene. Circa 1930s. £10

Total number of Lots in Publicity Material: 104.

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