Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

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

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Previous Lots

Lot 121 Signalling Paperwork: BR(M) Midland Division booklet "Supplement to Hours of Opening of Signal Boxes booklet dated September 1954". 11pp dated June 1955. Edges nibbled. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1409.

Lot 122 Signalling Paperwork: BR(S) South Eastern Division booklet "Hours of Opening of Signal Boxes". 24pp dated June 1959. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1409.

Lot 123 Signalling Paperwork: SIGNALLING COMPANY 3-part display card "B Division Signal Lamps" showing six photos of lamps in use and proposed replacement types. No indication of company or manufacturer. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4283.

Lot 124 Signalling Paperwork: SIGNALLING COMPANY photographic display card "Standardization of Railway Equipment - Types of Signals" showing photos of home signal arm of 12 pre grouping companies (all identified). No indication of manufacturer. - This item was not sold.

Lot 125 Signalling Paperwork: WESTINGHOUSE BRAKE & SAXBY SIGNAL CO. LTD catalogue section S9 "Double Wire Signalling for British and Colonial Railways". Paperback, 37pp, 2nd edition dated December 1928. Very worn/poor. Some damp staining, spine taped. - This item was not sold.

Lot 126 Signalling Paperwork: BR typescript document issued for the guidance of area controllers and signalmen in the operation of the signalling and train describer at Warrington. 20+ pages plus many appendices and diagrams. Probably 1960s. Rear page detached. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 3567.

Lot 127 Signalling Paperwork: TYPESCRIPT publication "Signalling on the Euston - Watford Electrified Lines" by John Swift. 22 foolscap sized pages. Undated. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 493.

Lot 128 Signalling Paperwork: INSTITUTION OF RAILWAY SIGNAL ENGINEERS pamphlets from the visit of the society to Italy in May 1959. - This item was not sold.

Lot 129 Signalling Paperwork: Six GWR telephone circuit cards with written or typed locations including Sampford Peverell, Leamington, Taunton, etc. - This item was not sold.

Lot 130 Certificates (General): NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY certificate awarded for passing an examination in standard rules and regulations. Approx 12" x 9", brown print with decorative artwork border. Awarded in 1923. Creased. Includes real photo postcard of recipient and two company envelopes. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 657.

Lot 131 Certificates (General): GWR certificate for the "Station Gardens Competition" awarded to Theale station. 10" x 8" thin card with ornate artwork design in green, yellow and red. Covers awards for 1920 to 1925. Slight wear, generally OK. - Sold for £100 to bidder number 1181.

Lot 132 Certificates (General): GWR "Certificate of Merit" as awarded for attendance at a course on railway law and practice. Approx 14" x 11", gold and brown print with decorative border and railway illustrations. Dated 1925. - This item was not sold.

Lot 133 Paperwork: BR(S) Chief Civil Engineer's Office thin card "Painting Standard Colours for Buildings and Structures". Opens to show colour chart. Dated July 1955. - This item was withdrawn from the auction.

Lot 134 Paperwork: LNWR booklets. Savings Bank depositors' book, ton - mile calculator, parcels delivery book from Grange station, locomotive firing. Condition varies. (4) - This item was not sold.

Lot 135 Paperwork: End of collection selection of paperwork items including luggage labels, paper tickets, miscellaneous labels, etc. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 264.

Lot 136 Paperwork: SR notebook containing a inventory of furniture at Tisbury station. Dated January 1924. - This item was not sold.

Lot 137 Paperwork: Small collection of SOUTHWOLD RAILWAY paperwork items including parcels waybills, delivered luggage label, Walberswick label, postcard, consignment note, rule book supplements re Blythburgh and amended regulation No.1. Plus a few miscellaneous end of collection items. (Qty) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 668.

Lot 138 Shipping: DOCKS AND INLAND WATERWAYS EXECUTIVE Humber Ports plan of docks at Hull. Detailed coloured plan, dmf, dated September 1950. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1409.

Lot 139 Shipping: HALL BROTHERS STEAMSHIP COMPANY commemorative booklet published for the centenary 1854 - 1954. Paperback, 36pp history of the company. Plus Bibby Line published hardback book "History of the Bibby Line" by Paget - Tomlinson. 78pp published 1969. Also, hardback book "Wireless and Shipping" dated 1932. (3) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 375.

Lot 140 Shipping: PORT OF IPSWICH pocket sized booklet "Port Information and Tide Tables 1936". 50+pp plus fold out plan of docks, clothbound hardback covers with title in gold on front. Slight creasing to covers otherwise OK. - This item was withdrawn from the auction.

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