Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

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

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Lot 161 Early and Historical Paperwork: ALFRETON IRON WORKS ledger type hardback tome. 740 pages, approx half used to record the company accounts for 1868 to 1919. Damage to covers, contents OK for age. The company was thought to have supplied material for the building of St.Pancras station. - This item was not sold.

Lot 162 Early and Historical Paperwork: GNSR invitation card to the opening of the Moray Firth Coast Railway on 1st May 1886. 9" x 7", thin card, coloured design showing coat of arms and views of landmarks on the railway. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1555.

Lot 163 Early and Historical Paperwork: HEREFORD, ROSS & GLOUCESTER RAILWAY book of approx 100 counterfoils for share script certificates for one share, deposit paid. Red print, dated 1851. - This item was not sold.

Lot 164 Early and Historical Paperwork: BRIGHTON, UCKFIELD & TUNBRIDGE WELLS RAILWAY catalogue for the sale of contractors' plant. 16pp auction catalogue for sale held at Uckfield in September 1868. Plus similar for a sale held in November 1867. Both with contemporary annotations. (2) - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1555.

Lot 165 Early and Historical Paperwork: MANCHESTER, BOLTON & BURY CANAL RAILWAY half yearly report. Foolscap sized, 2pp dated July 1844. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1555.

Lot 166 Early and Historical Paperwork: SWINDON, MARLBOROUGH & ANDOVER RAILWAY. Collection of six documents dated 1869 - 1875 mainly relating to the opening of the railway, including programme of opening day events, admission ticket, ceremony of turning of the first sod, etc. (6) - Sold for £110 to bidder number 2661.

Lot 167 Early and Historical Paperwork: BUXTON AND HIGH PEAK JUNCTION handwritten declaration between the local landowner and the LNWR re land required for the construction of the railway. Large size, 4 pages plus small plan of area affected, dated 1880. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 861.

Lot 168 Early and Historical Paperwork: GLASGOW & RENFREW DISTRICT RAILWAY "Book of Reference". Large sized 38pp in clothbound card covers with title in gold on front. Dated 1896. Lists all the properties affected by the building of the line. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 1555.

Lot 169 Early and Historical Paperwork: Five NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE AND MID - DERBYSHIRE RAILWAY paperwork items including land purchase documents, reply cards, parliamentary bill, etc. (5) - Sold for £28 to bidder number 246.

Lot 170 Early and Historical Paperwork: Eight NOTTINGHAM JOINT STATION COMMITTEE cheques. Green print dated 1915 and 1916. (8) - This item was not sold.

Lot 171 Early and Historical Paperwork: Approx 19 EAST LANCASHIRE RAILWAY documents concerning shareholder's meetings, financial statements, share calls, etc. Dated 1852-1857. (Qty) - This item was not sold.

Lot 172 Acts of Parliament: ACT to consolidate provisions in previous acts authorising the making of railways in Scotland. 42pp dated 1845. Covers creased. - This item was not sold.

Lot 173 Acts of Parliament: WATFORD & EDGWARE JUNCTION RAILWAY bound volume of the act to construct the line, dated July 1864 (never started). Leather bound hardback covers with title in gold on front. 14pp, covers rubbed on edges. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1644.

Lot 174 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): BRUSH ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING CO large sized booklet "Brush Main Line Railway Coaches". Clothbound card covers with title in gold on front. 12 pages illustrated with examples of carriages built for various companies in the UK and overseas with illustrations of scenic views from the railway company's local area. Circa 1910s. Minor cover wear, contents OK. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 1250.

Lot 175 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): BRUSH ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING CO brochure "4000hp Kestrel". Coloured pictorial covers show side view of loco, 8pp, fully illustrated, published 1968. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 7384.

Lot 176 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): THOMAS HUNTER Railway Wagon Works Rugby paperback booklet "List of Repairing Depots & Stations". 42pp, photo illustrated showing wagon types, dated 1918. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4660.

Lot 177 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): HALL, LEWIS & CO Railway Wagon Builders and Repairers Cardiff paperback booklet "List of Repairing Stations". 32pp, photo illustrated showing wagon types, dated 1925. - This item was not sold.

Lot 178 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): WH DAVIS & SONS Railway Wagon and Wheel Works Langwith Junction hardback booklet "List of Railway Wagon Works and Outstations". Clothbound covers with title in gold on front, 30+pp, photo illustrated showing wagon types. Circa 1930s. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 3935.

Lot 179 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): WICKHAM & COMPANY card folder containing glossy coloured, illustrated leaflets showing different engineers trolleys and inspection vehicles. Circa 1950s. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 8356.

Lot 180 Manufacturers' Catalogues (loco etc.): KRUPP 90pp booklet detailing the history and activities of the company. Illustrated paperback covers, circa 1930s. Text in English. Slight wear. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 246.

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