Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

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

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Lot 421 Publicity Material: GER 3pp fold out leaflet "Clacton-on-Sea & Southcliff and Felixstowe". Green and brown decorative covers. Undated. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 819.

Lot 422 Publicity Material: GER 16pp booklet "New Restaurant Car Service to Yarmouth and Lowestoft". Gold and grey coloured decorative covers, fully illustrated guide to the area, dated May 1910. Staples removed. - Sold for £95 to bidder number 819.

Lot 423 Publicity Material: GER booklet "Easter Excursions 1910". Brown, green and yellow coloured decorative covers, 26pp programme of excursions. - Sold for £150 to bidder number 819.

Lot 424 Publicity Material: NER pocket sized 8pp leaflet "Day Outings on the Yorkshire Coast at Cheap Fares". Orange and black print listing fares from various stations. Dated July 1921. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 632.

Lot 425 Publicity Material: NBR publication "Guide to Furnished Lodgings and Hotels in Scotland". Pictorial paperback covers show photo illustrations of company loco and sights. 80pp plus plates. Dated 1909. Minor wear to covers. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 1053.

Lot 426 Publicity Material: GCR "The Great Central Railway Journal" November 1912. 30+pp with advert for Hurst Nelson on front. - This item was not sold.

Lot 427 Publicity Material: LNWR publication "Holidays in North Wales" by J. Frith. Coloured pictorial paperback covers showing boat at sea by Roussel, 208pp plus fold out map, dated 1911. Cover wear. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 428 Publicity Material: LNWR "Roll of Honour" book of "Company Servants who Lost Their Lives During The Great War". Hardback, landscape format with title and coat of arms on front in gold. 60+pp listing those lost in the war and those awarded gallantry medals. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 3935.

Lot 429 Publicity Material: LNWR official publication "The Castles of North Wales". Larger sized, decorative paperback covers in style of ornate bookplate showing Carnarvon Castle. 8pp, fully illustrated, published as a souvenir of the investiture of the Prince of Wales in July 1911. Very worn, loss to rear cover. - This item was not sold.

Lot 430 Publicity Material: LNWR 6pp leaflet "LNWR Pictorial Postcards". Lists the postcard sets issued by the company. Dated January 1905. Plus similar dated May 1905 and January 1906. (3) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 979.

Lot 431 Publicity Material: LNWR reprint of article in "Truth" magazine "The British Isles for British Tourists". Paperback, 24pp fully illustrated guide, dated 1907. Slight cover wear. - This item was not sold.

Lot 432 Publicity Material: GNR souvenir booklet "GNR Doncaster Plant Works" issued for the visit of members of the Institution of Locomotive Engineers to the plant in July 1919. Card covers, 16pp illustrated guide. slight wear. - This item was not sold.

Lot 433 Publicity Material: GNR official publication "Twixt Thames & Tweed". Plain dust jacket with hardback pictorial covers showing York Minster. 207pp plus adverts, published circa 1910s. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 434 Publicity Material: L&YR centre folding guide book "Ribble Valley. The Ideal Picnic District - Wilpshire, Langho, Ribchester, etc". Coloured paperback covers, 48pp plus map, circa 1910s. Covers worn and detached, staples removed. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 3937.

Lot 435 Publicity Material: LBSCR official publication "The Sunny South Health Resorts of Surrey & Sussex official list of hotels and apartments". Brown paperback covers with map of area on front, 68pp dated 1922. Very worn. - This item was not sold.

Lot 436 Publicity Material: MIDLAND RAILWAY guide book "Isle of Man via Barrow-in-Furness & Lakeland". Smaller sized, brown card covers, 112pp plus fold out map. Dated 1896. Slight wear to edge of covers. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 356.

Lot 437 Publicity Material: MIDLAND RAILWAY publication "Pocket Guide to the Midland Railway of England". Coloured pictorial card covers showing illustration of Haddon Hall. 138pp guide to places to visit on the Midland Railway. Complete with fold out map. Dated 1895. Foxing to covers. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 819.

Lot 438 Publicity Material: CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS official guide book "Picturesque Wales". Pictorial card covers, 129pp plus fold out map, published for the railway in 1895. Minor spine faults. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 254.

Lot 439 Publicity Material: BRITISH WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC AND MANUFACTURING COMPANY published booklet "The Mersey Railway of To-day". Paperback covers, 46pp published as a souvenir of the introduction of electric power on the Mersey Railway, May 1904. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1250.

Lot 440 Publicity Material: GWR 16pp booklet "Land Cruises by Motor Coach and Train in Western England, Shakespeareland, Cambrian Coast & Wales". Green and black covers showing illustration of coach in countryside. Illustrated guide to tours, dated 1933. Rusty staples removed. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1338.

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