Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 11th September 2018

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Lot 561 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: M&GN WTT dated July 1923. 22pp. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1293.

Lot 564 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: GWR "Tourist Arrangements" booklet dated July 1886. Foolscap sized, 118pp plus fold out maps. Spine taped. - This item was not sold.

Lot 567 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 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. Horizontal fold. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 1323.

Lot 576 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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.

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