Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

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

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Lot 441 Publicity Material: GWR 12pp centre folding leaflet "Land Cruises by Motor Coach Through Western England & Wales". Black and green illustrated covers showing view of cottages by Ralph Mott. Illustrated guide to tours, dated 1939. Rusty staples removed. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1338.

Lot 442 Publicity Material: GWR 12pp centre folding leaflet "Land Cruises by Motor Coach Through Western England & Wales". Brown and orange illustrated covers showing view of cottage by Ralph Mott. Illustrated guide to tours, dated 1938. Rusty staples removed. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1338.

Lot 443 Publicity Material: GWR official publication "Holiday Haunts 1923". 600+pp, bound into green clothbound hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front. No fold out map in rear pocket - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1192.

Lot 444 Publicity Material: GWR 8pp fold out leaflet "How to Advertise in Holiday Haunts". Red and black print with roundel on front. 2pp list of advertising rates detached. Dated 1935. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 1338.

Lot 445 Publicity Material: GWR Programme of the Visit of the Japanese Commercial Mission to the GWR Locomotive, Carriage and Wagon Works, Swindon on January 2nd 1922. Card covers showing title in gold and coat of arms of the company. 6pp guide, programme and timetable plus plates and fold out system map and plan of works. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 1338.

Lot 446 Publicity Material: GWR bookmark "Direct Route North and Midlands to The South". Front shows map of route, reverse advertises "Efficiency in Travel for journeys between London & Birmingham" showing route map". Creased and worn, string tear top centre. Plus LMS bookmark advertising "LMS Save to Travel" and "Ireland. A Great Place for Sportsmen". Blue print, creased. (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 447 Publicity Material: SR booklet "Social Services for Southern Railwaymen - hospital services, convalescent homes, orphanage". Blue paperback covers, 11pp dated September 1935. Rusty staples removed. - This item was not sold.

Lot 448 Publicity Material: LNER official publication "Ports of the LNER 1938". Red and black illustrated card covers showing ship and wagon, 172pp plus adverts. No fold out maps. Cover wear. - This item was not sold.

Lot 449 Publicity Material: LNER official publication "How the LNER Carries Exceptional Freight Loads". Green, yellow and black card covers showing 50-ton wagon. 59pp fully illustrated guide to unusual freight loads. Second edition dated July 1931. Good condition. Plus LNER publication "How The LNER Expresses' Freight". Illustrated cover showing photo view of freight train hauled by 4771. 42pp showing route maps and timetables of the major freight services. Dated September 1938. Worn/poor condition. (2) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 7308.

Lot 450 Publicity Material: LNER official publication "Railway and Road-way Holidays - Durham and Northumberland". Blue and red covers showing map of country and north east area. 32pp plus fold-out map and 68pp supplement in front pocket. Dated 1939. Plus similar for Yorkshire and the Dukeries (1938) and Yorkshire Dales (1938). Slight wear to all. (3) - This item was not sold.

Lot 451 Publicity Material: LNER souvenir booklet "Doncaster Plant Works" issued for the visit of members of the Institution of Locomotive Engineers to the plant in June 1927. Card covers with photo of A3 on front, 14pp plus plates and fold out plan. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4203.

Lot 452 Publicity Material: LNER publication "LNER - Commercial Geography". Clothbound, softback covers. 178pp plus fold out map, dated 1925. Produced for staff studying for the company's secondary examination. Plus 36pp revision sheets supplement. (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 453 Publicity Material: LNER Lantern Lecture notes "The Railway Museum York". Grey card covers, 21pp undated. - This item was not sold.

Lot 454 Publicity Material: LNER 36pp handbill type programme for the railway exhibition at Walthamstow, May 1937. Blue print with illustration of A4 loco 4482 at top. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 7308.

Lot 455 Publicity Material: LMS official publication "The Story of the Royal Scot". Issued as a souvenir of the visit of the train to the "Century of Progress" exposition in Chicago 1933. Red and black coloured pictorial covers showing image of Scottish piper. 32pp. - This item was not sold.

Lot 456 Publicity Material: LMS official publication "One Hundred Years of Railways - Liverpool and Manchester Railway Centenary September 1930". Coloured pictorial card covers, 62pp. - Sold for £7 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 457 Publicity Material: Two RAILWAY GAZETTE reprinted articles from the Railway Gazette Magazine. Mechanisation of Toton Down Marshalling Yard LMS (27pp, 1939), Whitemoor Marshalling Yard LNER (20pp, 1929). (2) - This item was not sold.

Lot 458 Publicity Material: Four BR "Holiday Guide" books covering South West area (1955 & 1956), South & South East (1956), Southern England & Channel Islands (1958). Each 200+pp with coloured pictorial paperback covers. Slight cover wear to all. (4) - This item was not sold.

Lot 459 Publicity Material: BR(M) typescript booklet "Derby Locomotive Works - a brief resume of the main shops and activities of the Derby Locomotive Works". Clothbound hardback covers, 29 pages plus official photos of loco types and fold out plan. Circa mid 1950s. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 271.

Lot 460 Publicity Material: BR(M) glossy illustrated brochure "The New Euston Station 1968". 28pp, produced to publicise the rebuilding of the station. Includes BIC construction bulletin No.32 and Euston Preservation Fund handbill. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 2144.

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