Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 259P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 12th March 2019

SRA Postal Auction: Posters

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Lot 810 GNR 20" x 15" timetable poster for services between London and Scotland. Dated November 1857. Folded. Fragile and with several fold tears. £25

Lot 811 BR(NE) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Yorkshire Coast" showing illustration of fishing village (probably Robin Hoods Bay) by "B". Severe edge loss especially to top and bottom, fragile, fold tears and damage at folds. Needs restoring. £10

Lot 812 LNER 20" x 12" timetable poster for services between Leeds and Castleford. Blue print, dated April 1940. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 813 LNER 20" x 12" timetable poster for York, Church Fenton, Normanton and Sheffield services. Blue print, dated October 1943. Folded. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 324

Lot 814 Original artwork, produced for SR Chessington Zoo poster, featuring the ghost train and helter skelter, by D W Burley. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 7119

Lot 815 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Plymouth - Modern city by the Sea" with artwork by Bagley showing city centre. Circa 1950s. Folded, edge tears and wear, loss to bottom l/h corner. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 353

Lot 816 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Herefordshire - Fair Land of Enchanting Beauty" with artwork by AJ Wilson showing cottages and countryside. Circa 1950s. Folded, edge tears and wear, one large tear, some staining. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 4848

Lot 817 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Bristol - Romantic Centre for a Delightful Holiday" with artwork by AJ Wilson showing river and suspension bridge. Circa 1950s. Folded, trimmed along bottom edge. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4743

Lot 818 BR(M) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Gloucestershire - Travel by Train" with artwork by Muncaster showing church and countryside. Circa 1950s. Folded, edge tears and wear, one large tear at bottom. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 4848

Lot 819 TAL-Y-LLYN RAILWAY 16" x 10" timetable poster dated July 1939. Small loss top centre where pinned. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 820 LYNTON AND BARNSTAPLE RAILWAY 17" x 12" poster advertising connections via the GWR from London to Lynton and Lynmouth. Photo illustration of tourist train at top. Undated, probably a later reprint. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1285

Lot 821 BR d/r pictorial poster "Farewell to Liverpool Exchange" showing timetable of last train on Friday 29th April 1977. L&YR coat of arms at top. Folded. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 2782

Lot 822 BR(M) "Supplement to Special Traffic Notice in connection with Rocket 150 arrangements". 15pp dated May 1980. Plus typescript supplements for steam specials and d/r poster for the visit of the Flying Scotsman for the event. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 7119

Lot 823 BR Merseyrail d/r coloured pictorial poster "Specially for Liverpool and Everton fans - Bargain Soccer Return Tickets" Illustration at top of ref blowing whistle. Undated, folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 7119

Lot 824 BR d/r colour pictorial poster advertising "Winter Motorail - Your Undercover Motorway". Shows map of Motorail services, plus photo illustration of car and family. Dated 1977. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7119

Lot 825 BRB d/r coloured pictorial poster "Inter City Sleepers - The Best Time to do a Day's Travel" showing view of crescent moon. Dated 1978. Folded. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 7119

Lot 826 TRAVELLERS FARE published d/r photographic poster "Naturally you always get a seat by the window" showing view of Berwick and meal. Dated 1980. Plus other similar from the same period. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7119

Lot 827 BR(M) d/r photographic poster "New Pullman Services" showing coloured photo illustrations of inside and outside of the units. Dated September 1960. Creased, small edge tears, small tape repair on rear. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 7119

Lot 828 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "Ireland It Is. Let Our Summer Boat Trains Speed you to the Perfect Holiday". Undated. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 7119

Lot 829 BRITISH & IRISH STEAM PACKET COMPANY d/r coloured pictorial poster "Fishguard - Cork direct service - the Innisfallen Way" showing Derrick Smoothy view of ship. Circa late 1960s. Some creasing. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 8104

Lot 830 BR(W) d/r system map of the region. Coloured design, dated 1952. Folded, edge wear. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 831 BR(M) d/r system map of the region. Coloured design, dated 1954. Folded, small fold tears. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4848

Lot 832 BR(NE) d/r system map of the region. Coloured design, dated 1951. Folded, fragile at folds. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 4848

Lot 833 LNER q/r train departures to London suburban stations. Appears to be from King's Cross. Undated. Folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4848

Lot 834 CHATHAM NAVAL DOCKYARD d/r pictorial poster "Chatham Navy Days" advertising event at Chatham, Easter 1952. Red and blue print with sailing ship illustration at top. Folded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4743

Lot 835 LNER d/r timetable poster for services between Liverpool and North Wales with connections on other company's lines. Dated September 1938. Folded and worn, one very large fold tear. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 820

Lot 836 LNER d/r coloured pictorial poster "Cambridge" showing illustration of Queen Elizabeth I by Fred Taylor. Published in the architecture series. Edge tears, folded and with fold tears. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 8104

Lot 837 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 £14 to bidder number 820

Lot 838 LNER d/r coloured pictorial poster "London" showing view of military band on horseback by Fred Taylor. Bottom two thirds of poster left blank for filling in the day's announcements. Edge creasing and small tears. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 709

Lot 839 BR(E) d/r letterpress poster re the withdrawal of passenger services between Rugby - Peterborough (East), Seaton - Stamford. Dated June 1966. Folded. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 820

Lot 840 BR(M) 25" x 20" train departures poster for Nottingham Midland station dated March 1967. Folded. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 2595

Lot 841 BR(M) 20" x 12" weekdays train departures poster for Derby Midland station dated June 1965. Plus similar for Sundays. Folded. (2) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 324

Lot 842 BR(E) d/r timetable poster for Lincolnshire District branches. Dated November 1959. Folded. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 820

Lot 843 BR(M) d/r timetable poster for Derby - Sheffield and Nottingham - Chesterfield - Worksop services. Dated November 1959. Folded. Plus similar for Nottingham, Derby and branches to Bedford. Same date. (2) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 353

Lot 844 BR(M) d/r letterpress poster "Closure of Napsbury Station" listing alternative bus services. Red print, dated September 1959. Folded, creased/crumpled. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 3021

Lot 845 BR(E) d/r letterpress poster re the withdrawal of passenger services from Corby Glen, Little Bytham, Essendine and Tallington. Blue print, undated but probably 1959. Folded, edge loss. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 1409

Lot 846 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster "Notice" re the withdrawal of passenger services between Totnes and Ashburton. Red print, dated November 1958. Folded. - Sold for £260 to bidder number 8286

Lot 847 BR(E) d/r letterpress poster re the withdrawal of services between Sutton Bridge and Melton Constable. Blue print, dated March 1959. Folded. - Sold for £270 to bidder number 7450

Lot 848 BR(M) d/r letterpress poster re the withdrawal of passenger services on the Buckingham - Banbury branch. Undated but probably 1960. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 914

Lot 849 BR(M) d/r letterpress poster "Special Notice" re the withdrawal of passenger services between Weedon and Leamington Spa (Milverton). Blue print, dated September 1956. Folded. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4848

Lot 850 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster "Public Notice" re the withdrawal of passenger services between Risca and Nantybwch. Dated April 1960. Folded. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 678

Lot 851 BR(M) d/r letterpress poster re special evening excursion from Banbury, Buckingham, Bletchley and local stations to Wembley for "Robinson Crusoe on Ice" at the Empire Pool. Red print, dated December 1951. Folded. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 7119

Lot 852 BR(E) d/r system map of the region. Coloured design, dated 1957. Folded, large corner loss. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1555

Lot 853 DUNDEE AND ARBROATH RAILWAY 18" x 10" poster announcing change to times for buses starting for Craigie station and trains from Arbroath. Printed on yellow paper with train illustration at top. Dated February 1839. Fragile. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 1555

Lot 854 DUNDEE, PERTH AND LONDON SHIPPING 20" x 12" poster advertising reduced fares between Dundee and London & Hull. Sailing ship illustration at top, dated 1885. Folded. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 8104

Lot 855 SHIPPING. 15" x 9" poster showing sailings from Leith. Red and black print with sailing ship illustration at top. Dated June 1886. Folded. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 8104

Lot 856 BR(S) 30" x 20" internal issue letterpress poster listing timekeeping results of passenger trains for the four weeks ending 30th November 1957. Lists the results on a depot by depot basis. Folded/creased, corner faults where pinned. Fragile. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 353

Lot 857 BR(M) d/r timetable poster for Derby - Sheffield and Nottingham - Chesterfield - Worksop services. Dated September 1964. £10

Lot 858 WILLIAM SLOAN & CO 15" x 11" coloured pictorial poster advertising sailings of SS Yarrow in connection with the NBR, NER, CR and G&SWR between Scotland, Dublin and IOM. Shows view of ship and lighthouse. Very worn and with faults, rear backing card applied. £10

Lot 859 BR(M) q/r timetable poster for services between St.Pancras and Sheffield. Dated September 1964. Folded, edge tears, some large. £10

Lot 860 BR(M) d/r timetable poster for services between North East England and South West England via Birmingham. Dated September 1964. Folded, edge and fold tears, creased/crumpled. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 2595

Lot 861 BR(M) q/r timetable poster for services between Manchester and Sheffield Victoria via the Woodhead route. Dated September 1964. Folded, small edge tears. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 211

Lot 862 BR(M) q/r timetable poster for services between Derby, Manchester and branches. Dated September 1964. Folded. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 211

Lot 863 BR(M) q/r timetable poster for services between Leamington Spa, Birmingham, Stratford, Birmingham, Kidderminster and Bewdley. Dated September 1964. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 864 BR(M) q/r train departures poster for Leicester London Road. Dated June 1962. Folded, tears to r/h edge. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 271

Lot 865 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 £60 to bidder number 4848

Lot 866 LMS/CALEDONIAN STEAM PACKET CO, WILLIAMSON-BUCHANAN q/r timetable of Clyde Coast Train and Steamer Services. Blue print, dated September 1938. Tears to fragile edges. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 867 BR(M) q/r timetable poster for services between Shipley, Skipton, Morecambe and Carlisle. Dated September 1964. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 868 NBR Northern, Southern and Eastern Districts timetable poster. Blue and black print, dated March 1880. Fold and edge tears. Folded. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848

Lot 869 LNER 20" x 12" letterpress poster "The Nation's Salvage Needs" listing the type of materials needed for the war effort. Undated, folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1154

Lot 870 LNER 20" x 12" letterpress poster "Cloakroom and other Facilities at this station Free to all Service Men and Women". Blue print, dated July 1943, folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1154

Lot 871 LNER 15" x 10" letterpress poster "Notice to the Staff" re government traffic being kept secret. Red print, dated September 1939, folded. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1154

Lot 872 BIG 4 25" x 20" wartime information poster listing advice for sending goods by rail. Red and black print with Big 4 logo at bottom. Folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 353

Lot 873 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 £45 to bidder number 1409

Lot 874 LMS & LNER d/r letterpress poster announcing the curtailment of certain services to allow extra coal traffic to be accommodated. Red print, undated, probably 1940. Folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1154

Lot 875 BR(NE) d/r poster "Cheap Day Return Tickets Leeds - Skipton Branches". Shows fares to and from various stations in the area. Dated 1952. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 876 BR(NE) d/r poster "Really Competitive Cheap Day Return Tickets Newcastle - Morpeth, Alnmouth - Alnwick". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1953. Folded, discolouration at folds. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 877 BR(NE) d/r poster "Really Competitive Cheap Day Return Tickets Halifax - Bradford - Leeds - York". Shows fares to various stations in the area. Dated 1953. Folded, discolouration at folds. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 878 BR(NE) d/r letterpress poster "Bus Timetables of Local Road Services Associated with British Railways can be consulted at the Enquiry Office". Two tone blue print, dated 1951. Folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4848

Lot 879 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE d/r wartime letterpress poster "Christmas by Rail" announcing a limited number of additional trains. Red, blue and black coloured design by 'Shep'. Undated, folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1154

Lot 880 BR(W) d/r pictorial poster with artwork by Riley showing view of Trafalgar Square at top leaving bottom half blank for messages to be written in. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 820

Lot 881 BR(S) d/r coloured artwork poster "Day Excursions from London" listing no passport excursions to European destinations. Dated 1961. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 882 NETWORK SOUTHEAST d/r coloured photographic poster advertising train services from Waterloo to Hampton Court. Undated. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7119

Lot 883 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE 25" x 20" wartime information poster encouraging the public not to send Christmas parcels. Decorative orange edging. Folded. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 884 RAILWAY EXECUTIVE (NE) 30" x 20" poster "Free as a Bird with Holiday Runabout Tickets". Orange and blue print showing map of area No.24 featuring West Yorkshire lines. Dated 1952. Folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 885 BR 20" x 30" coloured pictorial poster "See Britain By Train - The Eastgate, Chester" showing view of the street. VGC. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 239

Lot 886 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY 30" x 20" letterpress poster showing "Train Modifications during Easter Holidays". Blue print listing trains affected. Dated 1919. Folded, edge tears. £16

Lot 887 CALEDONIAN RAILWAY 20" x 16" letterpress poster listing train alterations on the Kilbirnie and Irvine branches. Blue print, dated February 1919. Folded, wear down l/h edge. £20

Lot 888 LT d/r letterpress poster "Withdrawal of LNER Rail Service. Special Bus Service from This Station". Black print with LT logo red border listing times to Grange Hill, Chigwell, Woodford, Roding Valley, Fairlop, Barkingside, Newbury Park. Dated December 1947. Folded, small tears down r/h edge. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1409

Lot 889 BR(W) d/r timetable poster for services from Penzance, Plymouth, Torquay, Exeter and Taunton to Paddington Monday - Friday and Sundays. Dated June 1958. Folded. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 890 Two GWR 11¼" x 17¼" "Situations Vacant" type posters for a position at Aberystwyth and for examinations for junior male clerkships. Dated 1929. Both very fragile. (2) £10

Lot 891 BR(W) 25" x 20" train departure poster for Birmingham Snow Hill dated September 1965. A little sun darkened and with pin holes in corner. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 2780

Lot 892 BR(S) d/r system map of the region. Brown and black coloured design showing map of main and suburban lines. Dated 1964. Folded. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 4848

Lot 893 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster "Springtime Special Tickets at Cheap Fares". Blue and green print, circa early 1950s. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4206

Lot 894 LNER d/r timetable poster "Emergency Service from Norwich Thorpe". Dated October 1939. Edge wear. Folded. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 4848

Lot 895 BTC 30" x 20" coloured photographic poster "See Britain by Train" showing view of the market place and cathedral, Wells, Somerset. Circa early 1960s. Folded. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 7119

Lot 896 BR(W) d/r illustrated poster "Newquay on the Atlantic Coast of Cornwall" showing colour photo illustration of beach. Dated 1961. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 8971

Lot 897 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Visit Guildford" showing blue and black illustration of the High Street by Lander. Dated 1976. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 414

Lot 898 BR(W) d/r photographic poster "Business Expressions 4" showing woman and advertising the Red Dragon named train. Dated 1962. Slight edge creasing. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 4848

Lot 899 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster advertising Holiday Runabout tickets in West and Central Wales. Red and blue print, dated April 1950. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 287

Lot 900 BR(S) d/r pictorial poster "Visit Chichester" showing green and black illustration of the cathedral by Lander. Dated 1976. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848

Lot 901 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster advertising "Cafeteria Car Excursion" from Paddington to Swindon, South Wales and Barry Island. Maroon and turquoise print with illustration at top showing interior of restaurant car. Circa late 1950s. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 239

Lot 902 BR(W) d/r coloured photographic poster "Southern Ireland" A Driver's Paradise - Take Your Car Fishguard-Rosslare" with photo of Lion Rock, Kilkee, Co Clare. Undated, circa early 1960s. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 2822

Lot 903 BR(W) d/r photographic poster "Business Expressions" showing worried chairman and advertising the Bristolean named train. Dated 1962. Slight edge creasing. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 904 BR(S) d/r coloured pictorial poster issued as No.3 in the "Facts and Figures" series detailing the work of the ships and ferries. Shows Studio Seven view of sailor on bridge. Dated 1957. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 2822

Lot 905 BR(E) d/r train departures poster for Norwich station dated June 1960. Blue print. Folded. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 659

Lot 906 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster advertising Holiday Runabout tickets. Green and black print listing the areas and stations covered. Circa 1950s. Folded. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 907 BR(W) d/r coloured pictorial poster "West of England Car Tourist Service - London - Cornwall" showing John S Smith yellow and maroon view of busy road intersection and speeding train on viaduct. Dated 1957. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 2822

Lot 908 NETWORK SOUTH EAST d/r pictorial poster "Oxford" showing coloured view of college spire and listing cheap fares from local stations. Circa early 1980s. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 296

Lot 909 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster announcing the "New Named Train - Capitals United Express". Blue and maroon print showing timetable between Paddington and Cardiff. Undated. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4848

Lot 910 BR(W) d/r letterpress poster announcing the "Augmented Express Passenger Service - Paddington, Leamington Spa, Birmingham and Wolverhampton". Blue print, dated November 1959. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 545

Lot 911 BR double royal poster, LMR System Map 1960. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 4848

Lot 912 BR(M) double royal poster, Camping Coaches for Delightful, Inexpensive Holidays, internal and external sepia views, small loss lower left corner and edge tear above. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 4848

Lot 913 BR double royal poster, Continental Car Sleeper, Manchester to Bologne, by Studio Seven. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 914 A BR double royal poster, Car Sleeper Service, Marylebone - Glasgow St Enoch, 1961, loss lower left corner. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 915 BR(M) double royal poster, Carlisle, by Kerry Lee. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 8104

Lot 916 Small poster, Cartage of Goods, wartime instructions from the Railway Executive Committee. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 917 BR double royal poster, The Changing Face of Britain, European Conservation Year 1970, featuring Class 47 and InterCity coaches. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 239

Lot 918 BR double royal poster, Door to Door Container Service To/From Northern Ireland, image of ship and wagons, nick to left edge. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 4848

Lot 919 BR double poster, Overhead Wires Alive, Nuneaton - Kilsby - Rugby, etc, 1964. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 432

Lot 920 BR double royal poster, The New Euston - The New Signal Box, photographic image of building site, a little wear to lower border. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 7119

Lot 921 French Travel Service double royal poster, France Rail Holidays, spectacular view of electric express beside river. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 7119

Lot 922 BR double royal poster, Highland Scene, photographic including Glenfinnan Viaduct, Class 27, etc, 1972. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 296

Lot 923 BR double royal poster, BR Modernisation Alteration to Services, Manchester London Road, early 1960s, image of colour light signal. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 7119

Lot 924 BR(M) double royal poster, Nottingham, by Kerry Lee. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 8104

Lot 925 BR double royal poster, South Staffordshire and Birmingham lines route map, inc closed stations, 1960s, loss top right. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 709

Lot 926 BR double royal poster, Modernisation Stafford New Station, with impressions before and after rebuilding, nicks to right edge. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 7119

Lot 927 BR(M) double royal stock poster, a London street view featuring lamp post, statues and contemporary road vehicles. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 928 A BR double royal poster, The Manxman, 1963, times and connections for IOM. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 929 BR double royal poster, To The Sea, Country or Town, with photographic images to reflect destinations. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 4848

Lot 930 BR double royal poster, Great Britain Via Dun Laoghaire - Holyhead, a view of the ferry Hibernia. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 353

Lot 931 BR double royal poster, Cruise Lake Windermere by Swan, Teal, Swift or Tern, sepia photograph of MV Swan. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 353

Total number of Lots in Posters: 122.

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