Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

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

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

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

Lot 563 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: SECR. 6pp illustrated leaflet commemorating the unveiling of the War Memorial at Dover Marine Station in October 1922. Folded and worn. £10

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

Lot 569 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: BIG 4 leaflet "Warehousing Facilities". 8pp fold out type with coloured pictorial covers by Frank Newbould showing warehouse scene. Circa 1930s. £10

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