Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Sale 254P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 11th December 2018

SRA Postal Auction: Early Railway Guide Books

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Lot 24 CASSELL'S OFFICIAL GUIDE TO THE LSWR dated 1887. Part leather bound hardback covers (contemporary but probably not as originally published), 364pp plus fold out maps. Covers rubbed. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 8650

Lot 25 DRAKE'S "Road Book of the London and Birmingham Railway". Hardback with title in gold on front, 112pp plus adverts and fold out timetable. Dated 1839. Covers very worn, tape repairs to timetable. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 7386

Lot 26 McCORMICK & GEMMELL published "Guide to the Glasgow & Ayrshire Railway with descriptions of the Glasgow and Edinburgh and Glasgow and Greenock Railways to Ayr and its Environs and to the Land of Burns". Hardback, clothbound covers with title in gold on front, 110pp plus fold out map. Dated 1841. Minor wear. - Sold for £280 to bidder number 3752

Lot 27 PARRY'S RAILWAY COMPANION from Chester to Holyhead and guide to Dublin. Clothbound boards with title in gold on front. 158pp plus fold out map, circa 1849. Bindings very loose, covers worn and faded. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 2799

Total number of Lots in Early Railway Guide Books: 4.

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