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Sale 250P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 11th September 2018
SRA Postal Auction: Publicity Material
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Lot 479 CAMBRIAN RAILWAY "Pocket Guide to the Dinas Mawddwy - the new tourist centre in Royal Wales". Paperback covers, 24pp illustrated guide with fold out map, dated 1912. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 819
Lot 480 CAMBRIAN RAILWAY "Programme of Day and Half Day Excursions - Rail and Motor Tours etc". 12pp handbill sized leaflet with photo illustrated cover, dated July 1921. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 2004
Lot 481 FURNESS RAILWAY "Excursion Ticket Programme" booklet. 32pp printed on yellow paper, dated July 1906. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 3322
Lot 482 MIDLAND RAILWAY booklet "By the Midland to Scotland through the beautiful Eden Valley". Paperback covers show illustrations of Burns and Scott. 44pp showing fares, timetable, tours, etc. Dated July 1911. Spine taped. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 356
Lot 483 NER pocket sized publication in the "Northern Lights" series "A Glimpse of Two Yorkshire Dales". 8pp, yellow card covers with small illustration of Richmond Castle. Undated. Small marks on cover. - This item was not sold.
Lot 484 NER pocket sized publication in the "Northern Lights" series "High Force and Caldron Snout". 8pp, yellow card covers with small illustration of waterfall. Undated. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4812
Lot 485 NER "Pictorial Guide to North Eastern England". Card covers, landscape format, 32pp fully illustrated (including colour) guide to the area. Circa 1900. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820
Lot 486 NER publication "Summer Holidays in North East England". Hardback, green clothbound covers with gold and black cover illustration of Alnwick Castle. 143pp illustrated guide to places served by the railway. Circa 1900s. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 632
Lot 487 LSWR publication "Illustrated Guide and Official List of Hotels, Boarding Houses Seaside and Farmhouse Apartments". 136pp in illustrated paperback covers showing various seaside views. Dated 1903. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 624
Lot 488 Eleven issues of the LSWR "South Western Railway Magazine". Each 24pp dated May - October 1915, February March, April, September 1916, March 1918. Foxing to the covers of most. (11) - Sold for £170 to bidder number 8650
Lot 489 MR, GNR, NER & NBR joint publication "Interesting Tours in England and Scotland via Midland and Waverley Route and East Coast Royal Mail Express Route". Blue and green pictorial covers showing scenic views, 234pp guide book published circa 1890s. VGC. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 356
Lot 490 METROPOLITAN AND GREAT CENTRAL JOINT RAILWAY "Illustrated Guide with lists of Hotels & Country Apartments in Middlesex, Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire". Artwork covers, 116pp plus fold out map, dated 1908. Minor wear. - This item was not sold.
Lot 491 LNWR guide book "Dovedale as it will be seen from the North Western Company's New Railway from Buxton to Ashbourne". Green and red coloured artwork covers, 32pp, published circa 1899. VGC. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 1323
Lot 492 LNW & CALEDONIAN RAILWAYS joint publication "Summer Tours in Scotland & England Season 1903". Coloured pictorial covers showing Oban and Arran. 215pp illustrated guide to places served by the companies with fold out map. Spine taped. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 819
Lot 493 NBR "Tourist Arrangements" booklet dated 1899 season. Foolscap sized, blue and brown illustrated covers show scenic views, 122pp plus fold out maps. Spine taped. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820
Lot 494 NBR "Official Tourist Guide". 282pp guide book in leather bound covers. Dated April 1909. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820
Lot 495 HIGHLAND RAILWAY official publication "Programme of Tourist Arrangements via Dunkeld". Green and brown coloured pictorial covers showing various scenes, 78pp dated 1892. Spine taped, repairs to inside cover, small section neatly excised from first page. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 2799
Lot 496 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY publication "Official Tourist Guide. The West Coast Royal Mail Route between Scotland & England". Blue coloured paperback covers showing illustration of loco and train, 266pp dated 1904. Spine taped. - Sold for £160 to bidder number 3752
Lot 497 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY official publication "Caledonian Railway Company's Hotels". Coloured pictorial covers showing company hotels in Glasgow and Edinburgh, 68pp plus adverts, dated 1905. Spine taped. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1183
Lot 498 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY pocket sized timetable and guide "The Howe of Strathmore". 4pp thin card with fold out timetable for services between Dundee West, Coupar Angus, Blairgowrie, Meigle and Alyth. Dated May 1913. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1183
Lot 499 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY official publication "Through Scotland by the Caledonian Railway". Coloured pictorial covers. 183pp, dated 1907. Covers worn and repaired, spine taped. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 466
Lot 500 GNSR programme of tourist arrangements book "Royal Route to The Highlands via Aberdeen - Tourist Season 1896". Clothbound card covers with small illustration of Balmoral Castle, 212pp, spine taped. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 2799
Lot 561 G&SWR guide book "Summer Tours - South Western Scotland". Pictorial paperback covers showing train emerging from tunnel, 200pp plus adverts, dated 1911. No map, spine taped. - Sold for £140 to bidder number 3752
Lot 562 DUBLIN, SILLOTH AND ISLE OF MAN STEAMERS booklet "Silloth Route. Scotland and North of England with Isle of Man and Dublin". Green print with pictorial cover showing steamer. 8pp showing tours and fares. Dated 1904. Minor marking to cover. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4283
Lot 563 M&GN WTT dated July 1923. 22pp. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1293
Lot 564 RAILWAY CHRONICLE "Travelling Charts" for the Basingstoke, Winchester and Southampton route. 12pp fold out style showing features on route, folding into illustrated paperback covers. Circa 1850s. Faults to covers. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2799
Lot 565 GWR 8pp fold out type small sized leaflet issued as a message to staff for the new year 1925. Details the major company events of 1924 with an encouraging message for the coming year. Slight creasing. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 7695
Lot 566 GWR "Tourist Arrangements" booklet dated July 1886. Foolscap sized, 118pp plus fold out maps. Spine taped. - This item was not sold.
Lot 567 GWR. Souvenir booklet of the GWR Centenary 1835-1935. Yapp-edged card covers with company coat of arms. 32pp illustrated history. No map illustration, foxing to covers. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 4848
Lot 568 GWR 8pp fold out type leaflet "The Power of the Kings". Photo illustrated covers showing King class loco at Paddington station. Narrative details technical information re the loco class. Dated January 1928. Some wear at top edge and at folds. - This item was not sold.
Lot 569 LMS & LNER joint publication "Scotland for the Holidays" by JJ Bell. Coloured pictorial covers by Mace showing bridge and waterfall. 62pp plus fold out map, dated 1936. - This item was not sold.
Lot 570 LMS booklet "Cheap Fares 1932 - from Dundee". Green and black illustrated cover showing tickets, train and passengers. 24pp plus fold out fares list. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 819
Lot 571 LMS official publication "Handbook to the Highland Section of the LMS". Coloured pictorial covers, 180pp plus plates, adverts and fold out map. Dated 1937 season. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1154
Lot 572 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE NORTHERN COUNTIES COMMITTEE published booklet "NCC 1848 - 1948". Illustrated card covers, 72pp chronology of Irish railway history. Some spine and cover wear. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4812
Lot 573 SR Docks & Marine Manager & Staff Southampton Docks Christmas card dated 1927. 1pp card with coloured pictorial design showing Father Christmas holding sack in shape of globe. Corner crease otherwise OK. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 380
Lot 574 SR Naming Ceremony Brochure for "Merchant Navy" class loco "United States Lines" at Waterloo station on 10th April 1945. Pictorial 4pp leaflet opening to show details of the loco class with history of the shipping company on rear. Horizontal fold with large tears along fold. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1323
Lot 575 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. Horizontal fold. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1323
Lot 576 RAILWAY CLUB souvenir booklet of the visit to the Leicester & Swannington Railway on August 3rd 1907. Illustrated card covers, 16pp detailing the history of the railway and its operation. Covers dusty. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4732
Lot 577 SR publication "ACE". 50pp fully illustrated guide to the "Atlantic Coast Express" by SPB Mais. Details places of interest on the journey. Illustrated covers in a "through the window" style. Fold out map. Dated 1937. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1314
Lot 578 LNER publicity booklet "Holiday Guide to North East England" published as No.4 in the Holiday Guide series. Sepia photo covers showing seafront. 124pp fully illustrated guide, dated 1939. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1192
Lot 579 LNER booklet for the visit of inspection for "The 2000th Locomotive built at Doncaster Works, May 22nd 1946". Blue card covers, 20+ typescript pages plus photo of loco. Plus Quadrant Publications booklet "The 20000 British Locomotives" published 1948. (2) - This item was not sold.
Lot 580 BIG 4 published 8pp booklet "Send Your Parcels By Rail". Cover shows 'winged' parcel illustration in orange and brown by "FN". Dated 1938. - This item was not sold.
Lot 581 LNER official publication "Ports of the LNER 1931". Card covers, 165pp plus adverts and fold out maps. Good condition. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 819
Lot 582 LNER 12pp booklet "Tourist Travel Facilities from Norwich and Trowse". Dated 1925 season. Plus similar covering Wymondham, Yarmouth, Ely, March, Saxmundham. (6) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 819
Lot 583 LNER 12pp booklet "Tourist Travel Facilities from Sandy". Dated 1925 season. Plus similar covering Codnor Park, Knebworth, St.Neots, Keighley, Dunstable. (6) - Sold for £65 to bidder number 3021
Lot 584 ALBUM of railway paperwork. Some GWR and BR(W) interest plus other official publications from BR regions and pre nat companies. (Qty) - This item was not sold.
Lot 585 BR programme for the exhibition of locos, carriages, wagons and engineering plant at Willsden in the early 1960s. Card covers, comb binding, 80pp. - This item was not sold.
Lot 586 FOLDER containing leaflets and timetables relating to newly electrified services on the WCML circa 1965/66. Includes BIC construction bulletin No.32 and BR(M) glossy brochure "Your New Railway". - This item was not sold.
Lot 587 Four AMERICAN RAILROAD publications. Norfolk and Western Timetable September 1952, Pennsylvania Railroad system map 1934 and 1936, New York Subways map 1940s. (4) - This item was not sold.
Lot 588 GOLD COAST RAILWAY illustrated review and guide book. Illustrated card covers showing route map and loco. Produced for the British Empire Exhibition in 1925. 130pp fully illustrated guide to the railway with fold out map. Covers marked and with large tear (taped on back). - Sold for £40 to bidder number 534
Lot 589 NIGERIAN RAILWAYS published souvenir booklet "Nigerian Railway Jubilee 1901 - 1951". Illustrated paperback covers showing company locos, 36pp illustrated history with fold out map. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 2244
Lot 590 AUSTRIAN STATE RAILWAYS guide book "The New Alpine Railways in Austria". Illustrated card covers, 60+pp illustrated guide to more recently constructed railways. Text in English, circa 1909. - This item was not sold.
Lot 591 ST. GOTHARD RAILWAY guide book "Over the Alps via the St.Gothard Railway". Coloured pictorial covers, 38pp plus fold out maps. Text in English, dated 1893. - This item was not sold.
Lot 592 FRANCO-BRITISH EXHIBITION official souvenir booklet "North East England Manufacturers". Clothbound hardback covers, 126pp illustrated guide to the products of various manufacturers in the area. Dated 1908. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 632
Lot 593 CLAY CROSS COMPANY LTD published booklet "A Hundred Years of Enterprise" produced to celebrate the centenary of the company in 1937. 52pp, illustrated history of the company with strong railway connections. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 3107
Lot 594 NATIONAL COAL BOARD Edwinstowe Area publicity booklet "The Road to Mining". Illustrated card covers, 40pp illustrated guide to the Lound Hall training school. Published circa late 1950s. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820
Lot 595 STAVELEY COAL AND IRON COMPANY publicity booklet "The Staveley Organisation". 25pp illustrated guide to company products. Published circa 1940s. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 657
Lot 596 Three MICROMODELS card type cut out models to construct the LNER Flying Scotsman and SR Channel Packet (x2). All unused. (3) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3451
Lot 597 British Airways CONCORDE small sized souvenir plate manufactured by Wedgewood as given out to passengers on the plane. 4" diameter in Portland Blue Jasper design with embossed image of plane on edge. Complete with presentation box. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3451
Lot 598 Matching pair of ceramic type BRITISH AIRWAYS salt and per pots with black and gold trim as allegedly used on Concorde. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 3451
Total number of Lots in Publicity Material: 60.
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