Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 12th June 2018

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Lot 41 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY ALMANACK, DIRECTORY, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND MANUAL dated 1849. Brown clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. 160pp plus adverts and fold out map (detached). Cover wear, spine missing. £10

Lot 42 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY ALMANACK, DIRECTORY, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND MANUAL dated 1851. Brown clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. 251pp plus adverts and fold out map (torn). Cover wear, spine missing. £10

Lot 43 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1864. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front, 436pp plus adverts and fold out maps. No spine. £10

Lot 44 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1869. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 459pp plus adverts and fold out maps. Covers poor and water stained. £10

Lot 45 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1865. Green coloured clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front, 458pp plus adverts and fold out maps. Large part of spine missing. £10

Lot 46 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAWï¾'S RAILWAY ALMANACK, DIRECTORY, SHAREHOLDERï¾'S GUIDE AND MANUAL dated 1877. Green clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. 643pp plus fold out maps (both torn, one detached). Covers worn, spine very poor and partially detached. £10

Lot 47 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1888. Brown leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 635pp plus fold out maps. Covers marked and worn. Ex library. £10

Lot 48 Early Railway Guide Books: BRADSHAW'S RAILWAY MANUAL, SHAREHOLDER'S GUIDE AND DIRECTORY dated 1891. Brown leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front and spine, 675pp plus fold out maps. Front and back covers detached. £10

Lot 49 Reports and Records: WAR OFFICE published ledger type hardback book "Correspondence with reference to the Proposed Construction of a Channel Tunnel". Foolscap sized, 367pp in clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. Published 1882. £10

Lot 50 Reports and Records: RAILWAY DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION published 8pp booklet "Isle of Wight Railways - Report of Inquiry held in London June 1953". Vertical fold. £10

Lot 51 Reports and Records: APPROX 36 GWR "Private Sidings" record cards for various locations, a number in Wales. Gives details of arrangement and date of agreement. (36) £10

Lot 52 Reports and Records: Two UNITED KINGDOM RAILWAY ADVISORY SERVICE published booklets. "Increasing Locomotive Operating Efficiency" and "Dynamic Braking on Diesel - Electric Locomotives". Both 16pp dated 1967. (2) £5

Lot 53 Reports and Records: LMS CME & EE Office notes on the discussion of papers presented at the Officers Annual conference held at Euston on 16th February 1938. Approx 100 foolscap sized typescript pages plus photos and diagrams. Includes a paper on standardisation of equipment at motive power depots. £10

Lot 54 Reports and Records: LNER report on the meeting of the Passenger Train Sub Committee held at King's Cross in March 1937 re ECML arrangements for the coronation of King George VI. 28 foolscap sized typescript pages. £10

Lot 55 Reports and Records: BR(S) file of correspondence relating the Town and Country Planning Act. Mostly detailing travel statistics information supplied to various local councils, mainly Portsmouth and Bournemouth areas. Dated late 1940s - early 1960s. £10

Lot 56 Reports and Records: GWR file of minutes of meetings of the Suggestions Committee (carbon copies). Over 100 foolscap sized typescript pages covering meetings in 1923 and 1924. £10

Lot 57 Reports and Records: LARGE SIZED single sheet showing handwritten list of the railway companies at the time (circa 1870s) along with track mileage information, opening dates, etc. Origin unknown. Folded, some wear. £10

Lot 58 Reports and Records: HMSO published report No.16 of the British Intelligence Objectives Sub-Committee into the railways of Germany during the period 1939-1945. Blue covers, 72pp plus maps in rear pocket. Published 1949. £10

Lot 59 Reports and Records: BR Derby Works 17 typescript page report listing "Engines Built at Derby Locomotive Works 1851 onwards". Lists loco types and number up to 1963. £10

Lot 60 Reports and Records: HENRY SPENCER catalogue for the sale of "Railway Relics" held in Retford in October 1972. Illustrated card covers, 16 typescript pages, one or two prices noted. £10

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