Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

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

SRA Postal Auction: Posters

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Lot 789 BR(M) q/r coloured pictorial poster "Ribblesdale" with artwork by Greene showing small village and countryside. Dated 1959. Folded and creased, edge wear, large tears with tape repairs on back. - Sold for £130 to bidder number 8104

Lot 790 LMS q/r coloured poster "Fleetwood for the Complete Holiday". Yellow, blue and orange artwork, circa 1938. Folded and creased, some edge wear. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 8104

Lot 791 LNER q/r timetable poster for North British Section branch line services. Dated September 1939. Folded. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 4848

Lot 792 LMS q/r coloured poster "The Call of the Hills and the Sea - Campbeltown is the place for you". Brown and green print on yellow paper, dated 1938. Folded and creased, damp staining and corner loss. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 353

Lot 793 REGIONAL RAILWAYS q/r diagram of local lines in NW England. Circa 1980s. Folded and with some staining. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7119

Lot 794 BR(NE) d/r pictorial poster "York" showing coloured view of The Shambles by Linford. Dated January 1962. Folded, large tear and tape repair on rear. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 353

Lot 795 BR(NE) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Beverley Minster" showing view of the Percy Tomb by Kenneth Steel. Circa early 1950s. Folded. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 8408

Lot 796 COOK'S d/r coloured pictorial poster "Tickets for all Shipping Lines here at Cooks" showing illustrations of major passenger ships by Hanna. Undated. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 7471

Lot 797 LNER d/r pictorial poster with artwork by Frank Newbould showing view of Tower of London and Tower Bridge in orange and blue at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. Edge creasing. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848

Lot 798 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "I'd rather stay in Plymouth" showing view of Francis Drake and globe by Lander. Dated 1961. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 8104

Lot 799 BR(E) d/r coloured pictorial poster "British Railways London - ask for details of the reduced fares available from this station" with Donald Blake artwork showing iconic London view. Circa 1960s. Folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848

Lot 800 BR(E) d/r coloured pictorial poster "British Railways Cambridge" with Donald Blake artwork showing college and students. Circa 1960s. Folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848

Lot 801 BR(E) d/r coloured artwork and photographic pictorial poster "Suffolk Coast - how to get there by train" with artwork by Lander. Circa 1960s. Folded, some wear. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848

Lot 802 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Visit Arundel Castle" showing green and black illustration of castle by Lander. Dated 1977. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 7119

Lot 803 BR(W) d/r pictorial poster "New Diesel Trains - improved suburban services" listing Birmingham area services. Artwork by Wolstenholme showing speeding DMU. Dated 1957. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 1053

Lot 804 BRB d/r photographic poster "That was a good day that was" showing photo of couple on pier and suggestions for days out. Possibly 1963. Rolled. Plus another similar showing shells on beach and one showing a cat. (3) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4848

Lot 805 BR d/r pictorial poster showing East Ham Carriage Servicing Depot built as part of the modernisation programme showing black and red coloured view of the facility. Dated 1961. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 8214

Lot 806 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Western Region Car Tourist Service to Devon and Cornwall" showing maroon, yellow and black artwork. Dated 1959. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 8104

Lot 807 BR d/r photographic poster "You're in Luck with Week-end Tickets" showing dice and advertising cheap fares. Circa early 1970s. Folded, edge tears. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1929

Lot 808 BR(W) d/r photographic poster "Join the Cardiff Crewe Train Set" showing view of woman drinking tea. Circa early 1970s. Folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4848

Lot 809 BR(W) d/r photographic poster "Business Expressions" showing smiling woman advertising the South Wales Pullman. Dated 1962. Slight edge creasing. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 7119

Lot 810 BR(W) d/r coloured poster advertising the "Night Western" service from Paddington to the West Country on Saturday nights. Blue, orange and yellow coloured, dated 1960. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 8104

Lot 811 BR(S) d/r coloured poster advertising cheap tickets from Waterloo to Portsmouth & Southsea. Orange, green and blue print, circa mid 1960s. Folded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 812 BRITISH TRANSPORT HOTELS d/r pictorial poster "Winterbreak Weekends" advertising weekends in Scotland showing coloured photo view of happy couple. Circa early 1970s. Folded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 813 NETWORK SOUTH EAST d/r pictorial poster "Winchester" showing coloured view of the cathedral by Edward Pond. Dated 1989. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4198

Lot 814 NETWORK SOUTH EAST d/r pictorial poster "Chichester" showing coloured view of Market Cross by Edward Pond. Dated 1989. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4198

Lot 815 NETWORK SOUTH EAST d/r pictorial poster "Windsor by train" showing coloured view of castle by Edward Pond. Dated 1989. Slight creasing. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4198

Lot 816 BTC d/r system map of Britain and Ireland. Coloured design, dated 1962. Folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 353

Lot 817 BTC d/r system map of Britain and Ireland. Coloured design, dated 1962. Folded. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1053

Lot 818 AMERICAN wartime 36" x 24" coloured pictorial poster "Produce for Victory" showing sailors clinging to life raft. Dated 1942. Folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 8104

Lot 819 NBR Silloth Route 14" x 8" hanging card timetable poster for sailings from Silloth to Liverpool, Douglas and Dublin. Dated December 1904. Fares on rear. Good condition for age. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1929

Lot 820 NBR d/r timetable poster "New Route via Tay Bridge" showing through timetable for services between Inverness and King's Cross. Blue print, dated April 1888. Folded, slight edge wear. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 8104

Lot 821 HIGHLAND RAILWAY d/r letterpress poster "The Great Highland Show" at Dumfries in July 1922. Red and black print, folded and with fold tears, some large. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 3875

Lot 822 MIDLAND & NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY d/r letterpress poster advertising "Midsummer Trips to Alton Towers and Dovedale" from Leeds and Normanton area. Dated July 1873. Printed on yellow paper. Large fold tears, paper brittle/fragile. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 2780

Lot 823 MIDLAND RAILWAY d/r letterpress poster advertising excursion to Scarborough, Whitby, Filey and Bridlington from the Sheffield area. Dated September 1895. Printed on yellow paper. Fragile. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 353

Lot 824 L&Y and NER d/r letterpress poster advertising the Zeebrugge route to Belgium (Ghent Exhibition), Germany and Switzerland via Hull. Brown, green and yellow print, dated 1913. Poor, areas of loss, mounted on thick card. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4198

Lot 825 FISHGUARD AND ROSSLARE RAILWAYS AND HARBOURS COMPANY d/r letterpress poster "Byelaws". Green print, dated March 1961. Folded. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 486

Lot 826 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster "The Railways are Short of Carriages" re delays in returning carriage stock to service due to lack of materials and skilled men. Maroon coloured print, dated March 1946. Folded. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1929

Lot 827 BIG 4 d/r letterpress poster re curtailment of services due to circumstances. Dated August 1939. Folded. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1929

Lot 828 BIG 4 & LT d/r letterpress poster "On and from 6th October 1941 all trains serving this station will be 3rd class only". Green and black lettering with ornate orange border. Undated, folded. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 8104

Lot 829 GWR d/r letterpress poster advertising the Chester triennial music festival. Brown and blue print, dated July 1897. Folded and with faults. Some staining. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 8714

Lot 830 LNER d/r letterpress poster re suspension of passenger and goods services in the Eastern Counties while evacuation of the civilian population is proceeding. Dated July 1940. Folded. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4734

Lot 831 LNER d/r letterpress poster announcing the curtailment of certain services to and from King's Cross to meet government emergency requirements. Red print listing services affected, dated February but no year. Probably 1940. Folded. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 353

Lot 832 LNER d/r letterpress poster advertising 3rd class weekly season tickets between Marylebone and Wembley Hill and Exhibition stations. Red, grey and black print, dated May 1925. Edge wear and tears. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 8104

Lot 833 LNER d/r letterpress poster "Furniture Removals by Road and Rail - Currie's in association with LNER". Red and blue lettering with yellow and black border. Undated, folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 353

Lot 834 LNER d/r letterpress poster "Pwllheli on the Cambrian Riviera". Red and blue print, undated. Folded and with edge tears. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 353

Lot 835 BR(W) d/r photographic timetable poster "Rheidol Valley" showing illustration of loco No.7 in countryside with timetable of services for 1966. Folded, edge tears and wear. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 7119

Lot 836 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster "Stolen Comfort" re bulbs, mirrors, cushions, curtains, etc being stolen from carriages. Red and green print, circa early 1950s. Folded. edges creased. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 7119

Lot 837 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE d/r letterpress poster "Railway Wagons and Sheets" asking traders to avoid detention of rolling stock. Dated September 1939. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1929

Lot 838 BR(S) d/r letterpress poster announcing the withdrawal of passenger services from Bournemouth West station. Red print, dated 1965. Folded. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 4848

Lot 839 BR(M) d/r letterpress poster "Public Notice" re the permanent closure of stations on the Bala to Blaenau Festiniog line and the temporary closure of other stations until the completion of the connection between Blaenau Festiniog Central and North. Dated December 1960. Folded and creased. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 8714

Lot 840 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster advertising Holiday Runabout tickets in the Cotswolds, Shakespeare Country, etc. Red and blue print, dated April 1950. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2626

Lot 841 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster advertising Holiday Runabout tickets in Valley of the Dee and Cambrian Coast areas. Red and blue print, dated April 1950. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 8823

Lot 842 BR(W) d/r coloured poster advertising travel bargains to Gloucester and Cheltenham Spa from South Wales stations. Blue, turquoise and black print, dated June 1964. Folded. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 2626

Lot 843 BR(M) d/r letterpress poster advertising "Trips by Train" to Stockport and Manchester from Leamington Spa, Birmingham, etc. Brown and red print, dated 1964. Very creased and crumpled, tear and loss at folds. - This item was not sold.

Lot 844 LNER 30" x 20" train departures poster for Felixstowe Town dated July 1939. Creased. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1293

Lot 845 LNER d/r train departures poster for Norwich Thorpe station dated April 1940. Green print on thin card. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4848

Lot 846 BR(M) d/r train departures poster for Nottingham Victoria station dated June 1965. Folded. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 7980

Lot 847 BR(M) d/r train departures poster for Leighton Buzzard and Cheddington stations dated September 1963. Folded. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 3021

Lot 848 BR(M) 20" x 12" train departures poster for Leicester Central station dated June 1964. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4732

Lot 849 BR(M) d/r train departures poster for Nottingham Victoria station dated June 1965. Folded and with large edge tears. - This item was not sold.

Lot 850 BR(W) d/r train departures poster probably for Truro station (although not stated as such) dated May 1976. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 851 BR(M) d/r train departures poster for Manchester Central station dated May 1968. Folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 7119

Lot 852 BR(M) d/r weekdays only train departures poster for Nottingham Victoria station dated September 1966. Folded, a little creased. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 7980

Lot 853 BR(M) d/r train departures poster for Derby Midland station dated June 1953. Folded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1645

Lot 854 BR(M) d/r train departures poster for Derby Midland station dated September 1964. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 855 BR(M) d/r train departures poster for Derby Midland station dated September 1965. Folded. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 271

Lot 856 BR(M) d/r train departures poster for Wellingborough Midland Road and London Road stations dated September 1963. Folded. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 1790

Lot 857 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster advertising a special excursion from Cheltenham Spa (St.James) to Bristol and Weston super Mare (Locking Road), July 1957. Red and green print. Folded. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1181

Lot 858 BR(M) 20" x 12" train departures poster for Mansfield Town station dated September 1964 (last one before closure). Folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848

Lot 859 BR(E) d/r train departures poster for Chesterfield station dated May 1968. Folded. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1181

Lot 860 BR(E) d/r train departures poster for Chesterfield station dated October 1968. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 861 BR(S) timetable poster showing steamer services between Lymington Pier and Yarmouth. 24" x 20", dated September 1960. Folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4356

Lot 862 BR(S) q/r timetable poster for Saturday services between London and Haywards Heath, Brighton, Eastbourne, Bexhill, Hastings. Dated June 1964. Folded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 863 BR(E) d/r timetable poster for ECML services between King's Cross and Scotland. Dated September 1958. Folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848

Lot 864 BR(S) q/r timetable poster for services from London to Dartford, Gravesend Central, Allhallows, Strood, Chatham, Gillingham (Kent), etc. Dated June 1961. Folded. - This item was not sold.

Lot 865 BR(E) d/r timetable poster for Grantham, Nottingham and Derby services. Dated November 1959. Folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 4848

Lot 866 BR(M) d/r timetable poster for London - Bedford, London - Barking, Hatfield - Dunstable services. Dated September 1964. Very creased, loss bottom r/h corner affecting text. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 3021

Lot 867 WELSH HIGHLAND RAILWAY 26" x 17" timetable poster showing WHR services and connections with the LMS and GWR. Red and black print, dated March 1924. Folded, small fold tears. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 3156

Lot 868 ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET COMPANY 36" x 24" letterpress poster advertising weekly service between Douglas and Greenore. Red and blue print, dated 1883. Laid on board. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 353

Lot 869 ISLE OF MAN RAILWAY COMPANY timetable poster. Blue print, 30" x 22" dated May 1932. Folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1144

Total number of Lots in Posters: 81.

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