Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

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

SRA Postal Auction: Publicity Material

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Lot 397 GER booklet "Whitsuntide Excursions 1910". Lilac and green coloured decorative covers, 26pp programme of excursions. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 819

Lot 398 GER guide book "British Royal Mail Route. The Continent via Harwich & the Hook of Holland or Antwerp". Red, grey and black illustrated covers showing ship Copenhagen, 172pp plus fold out deck plan of ship. Dated October 1908. Minor cover wear. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 4734

Lot 399 HIGHLAND RAILWAY official publication "Official ABC Tourist Guide to the Highlands of Scotland via the Highland Railway". Coloured pictorial paperback covers showing river and hunting scene. 210pp published circa 1920. Spine poor causing covers to be detached. £10

Lot 400 LB&SCR official publication "The South Downs" by The Tramp. Pictorial hardback covers, 82pp illustrated guide with fold out map. Circa 1910s. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 949

Lot 401 LBSCR official publication "Sussex and the Sunny South Coast". Illustrated paperback covers showing pier and windmill. 32pp guide to the area, circa 1920. Covers slightly faded. - Sold for £26 to bidder number 8650

Lot 402 MORTON & CO. published guide "The Great Southern & Western Railway of Ireland". Illustrated paperback covers showing Kingsbridge Terminus, Dublin. 46pp dated 1883. Spine taped. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 3215

Lot 403 GWR 12pp centre folding leaflet "Land Cruises Through Western England and Wales". Black and blue photo covers showing cobbled street scene and bus. Illustrated guide to tours, dated 1936. Complete with 2pp booking form. Rusty staples removed. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1338

Lot 404 GWR official publication "Winter Resorts". Nice green and blue coloured pictorial covers showing lady in deckchair. 64pp guide book dated September 1934. Staples removed. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 458

Lot 405 GWR booklet "Glorious Wayside Rambles from Birmingham District". Brown coloured illustrated covers showing walkers, signpost and roundel. 12pp dated 1938. Rusty staples removed. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 1338

Lot 406 GWR Hotel And Catering Services 16" x 11" hanging card type "Refreshment Room Tariff". Brown and green print listing food and drinks prices (many with ink amendments). Some wear and corner creasing. Well used condition. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 407 GWR handbill sized brochure "Combined Excursions by Rail & Road from Cardigan Bay Coast Stations". Blue print covers, 20pp detailing tours, dated July 1937. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1338

Lot 408 GWR 4pp leaflet "The New Great Western Railway Streamlined Rail Car". Brown print, opens to show illustration and information. Dated October 1933. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1338

Lot 409 GWR 8pp fold out brochure "The Flower Harvest - Isles of Scilly". Coloured pictorial covers show local girl with bunch on flowers. Opens to show photo illustrated guide to the islands. Dated Spring 1938. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1338

Lot 410 GWR 8pp fold out leaflet "The Cambrian Coast". Blue print, opening out to show map of area and guide to major locations. Dated 1934. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1338

Lot 411 GWR 4pp pocket sized leaflet "Holidays - on taking your car by rail". Blue print detailing costs and company hotels. Circa 1930s. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1338

Lot 412 GWR 4pp pocket sized leaflet "Interesting Information for the Traveller and Manufacturer". Blue print detailing ticket types and benefits of South Wales factories. Dated July 1938. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1338

Lot 413 GWR bowling score card. 7" x 3" thin card with advert for Holiday Haunts 1938 with score card on rear. Unused. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 1338

Lot 414 GWR bowling score card. 7" x 3" thin card with advert for Monthly Return Tickets with score card on rear. Dated 1938. Unused. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1338

Lot 415 GWR PLAYING CARDS. Complete set showing views of Harlech Castle North Wales. Unopened pack with duty wrapper. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 2004

Lot 416 GWR booklet "How to Send your Luggage". Blue print on yellow paper with speeding train illustration by R&B on front, 14pp with small "Fougasse" type illustrations throughout. Dated May 1933. Staples removed. - Sold for £45 to bidder number 1338

Lot 417 THE WEYMOUTH RAILWAY POLKA. Front cover only of the musical score produced for the arrival of the GWR in Weymouth in 1857. Blue coloured cover artwork. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 3752

Lot 418 GWR 6pp fold out leaflet "Overseas and Continental Traffic". Brown print with roundel on front. Details operational criteria in English, French and German. Dated February 1934. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1338

Lot 419 GWR & SR (possibly) 8pp fold out leaflet "Guernsey Channel Islands". Photo covers showing girls on rock, opening to show photo views of the island. Advert for GWR and SR routes on rear. Undated, possibly 1939. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 819

Lot 420 LNER booklet "Pictorial Posters Issued by the LNER - Season 1931". Card covers, 20pp listing poster title and artist. £30

Lot 421 LNER 6pp pocket size, fold-out type leaflet "Royal Rothesay for Happy, Healthy Holidays". Undated, slight wear to bottom edge. £10

Lot 422 LNER 6pp fold out leaflet "Cheap Tickets to England via Antwerp - Harwich". Red and black print with ship illustration on front. Dated 1931. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 819

Lot 423 DARLINGTON TOWN COUNCIL publicity booklet "Darlington as an Industrial and Residential Centre". Illustrated paperback covers, 20pp, dated 1907. NER rubber stamp on front. Slight wear. - Sold for £28 to bidder number 632

Lot 424 LNER official publication "Ports of the LNER 1928". Card covers with red and black illustration of ship in port, 151pp, plus 72pp adverts and fold out maps. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4743

Lot 425 LNER. Eight guides published in the 1920s "Holidays" series. Each with white covers with small colour illustration relating to area covered. Edinburgh and the Lowlands, Durham County, Lincolnshire, Tynedale and the Roman Wall, Aberdeenshire and the Moray Firth, Buckinghamshire and the Chilterns, Lincolnshire, The Broads, The Trossachs and the Clyde. Darkening of covers and rusty staples on some examples. (8) - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1143

Lot 426 LNER 6pp fold out leaflet "The LNER Touring Camping Coach". Green print giving details of the tour of the Yorkshire Dales and Moors in the touring camping coach. Map on rear. Dated 1936. Stained. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 1192

Lot 427 LNER publicity booklet "Holiday Guide to Eastern Counties" published as No.2 in the Holiday Guide series. Sepia coloured photo covers showing sailing boats, 88pp fully illustrated guide, dated 1938. - Sold for £30 to bidder number 4734

Lot 428 LNER 8pp fold out leaflet "Unlimited Travel for a Week. LNER Holiday Season Tickets". Printed on yellow paper, opening to show maps of the season ticket areas in the Yorkshire and Durham districts. Dated May 1933. £10

Lot 429 LMS PLAYING CARDS. Complete set showing blue coloured advert for LMS on rear. Cards and box good condition. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 2004

Lot 430 LMS official publication issued to mark the Centenary of the Caledonian Railway 1847-1947. Illustrated card covers showing CR coat of arms and Scottish flag. 32pp, published September 1947. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 2004

Lot 431 SR 8pp fold out leaflet "Sunny Jersey". Coloured pictorial covers, opening to show coloured views of the island. Advert for SR and GWR routes on rear. Dated 1939. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 819

Lot 432 SR Eastern Section "Programme of Additional and Altered Train Services for the Whitsun Holidays 1935". Foolscap sized, blue print. 20pp, stains on front. £10

Lot 433 BR(M) programme for the concert of carols by BR staff held on the concourse at Euston station on 23rd December 1968. Paperback, 12pp. £10

Lot 434 BR(W) booklet "British Railways at your service in Newport". 15pp guide to passenger and freight facilities with Wolstenholme covers showing speeding train. £10

Lot 435 BR(W) booklet "British Railways at your service in Shrewsbury". 16pp guide to passenger and freight facilities with Wolstenholme covers showing speeding train. £10

Lot 436 CITY OF WELLS published 8pp centre folding leaflet "The City of Wells". Photo covers showing cathedral. Guide to the area with advert for rail services on rear. Circa 1930s. £10

Lot 437 GSR HOTELS souvenir of the Parknasilla Hotel, Co Kerry. Brown card covers, comb binding, 24pp fully illustrated guide circa 1930s. £8

Lot 438 SUDAN RAILWAYS guide book "Visit the Sudan". Illustrated card covers, 44pp plus fold out map, fully illustrated, circa 1930s. £10

Lot 439 BULGARIAN STATE RAILWAYS guide book "Bulgaria". Coloured pictorial card covers, 52pp plus map, dated 1930. Text in French. £10

Lot 440 ALGERIAN RAILWAYS 8pp tour guide "Visit Algeria by Autocar" circa 1930s. Plus 4pp Thomas Cook leaflet for tours to Morocco and Atlas Mountains dated 1935. Text in English. (2) £10

Lot 441 GWR London Lecture and Debating Society, bound volumes, 1925-26, 1930-31, 1934-38, green cloth boards, leather spines, gilt titles, spine wear in places. (5) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 7321

Lot 442 GWR Holiday Haunts, 1934, 1054pp, with maps, a little wear and spine poor, but classic cover illustration of baby on donkey by Mel. £10

Lot 443 Per Rail, published GCR 1913, 236pp, complete with three fold-out maps, covers slightly dusty. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4743

Total number of Lots in Publicity Material: 47.

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