Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 12th March 2019

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Lot 1 Books: TWO VOLUME work "The Railways of Great Britain - A Historical Atlas" by Colonel Michael H.Cobb. Green hardback covers in green slipcase, 600+pp, first edition published by Ian Allan in 2003. - Sold for £170 to bidder number 3016.

Lot 2 Books: THOMAS NORMINGTON "The Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway". Hardback clothbound covers with title and system map in gold on front, 375pp published by John Heywood in 1898. Corners bumped otherwise OK. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 7309.

Lot 3 Books: HARDBACK BOOK "The History and Development of the Port of Blyth" by C.E.Baldwin. Clothbound covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front, 188pp plus several fold out maps and plans, published by Andrew Reid in 1929. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 3230.

Lot 4 Books: McADAM W "The Birth, Growth and Eclipse of The Glasgow and South-Western Railway". Card covers, 64pp published by John Horn in 1924. - Sold for £120 to bidder number 3752.

Lot 5 Books: RAILWAY GAZETTE published booklet "The Scottish Railways: A Sketch of Their Growth and Recent Developments" by A Newlands. Card covers, 28pp published 1921. £10

Lot 6 Books: THE IRISH COMMERCIAL & RAILWAY GAZETTEER compiled by J Leggatt. Second edition dated 1893. Hardback, 93pp, possibly a later rebinding with title page and introduction trimmed at top and bottom. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 3953.

Lot 7 Books: RICHARD FURNESS "Poster to Poster. Railway Journeys in Art. Vol.1 Scotland". Hardback with dust jacket, 242pp, published by the author in 2009. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 8067.

Lot 8 Books: RICHARD FURNESS "Poster to Poster. Railway Journeys in Art. Vol.2 Yorks and the North East". Hardback with dust jacket, 278pp. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 8067.

Lot 9 Books: RICHARD FURNESS "Poster to Poster. Railway Journeys in Art. Vol.3 The Midlands and Wales". Hardback with dust jacket, 209pp. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 287.

Lot 10 Books: RICHARD FURNESS "Poster to Poster. Railway Journeys in Art. Vol.4 The Eastern Counties". Hardback with dust jacket, 256pp. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 8067.

Lot 11 Books: RICHARD FURNESS "Poster to Poster. Railway Journeys in Art. Vol.5 London and the South East". Hardback with dust jacket, 256pp. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 12 Books: RICHARD FURNESS "Poster to Poster. Railway Journeys in Art. Vol.6 The British North West". Hardback with dust jacket, 248pp. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 287.

Lot 13 Books: RICHARD FURNESS "Poster to Poster. Railway Journeys in Art. Vol.7 The Glorious South West". Hardback with dust jacket, 264pp. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 14 Books: RICHARD FURNESS "Poster to Poster. Railway Journeys in Art. Vol.8 Worldwide Destinations". Hardback with dust jacket, 254pp. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4848.

Lot 15 Books: AEC official publication "Contribution to Victory". Hardback with dust jacket, 120pp illustrated guide to the company's war efforts, published circa late 1940s. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 8453.

Lot 16 Books: RAILWAY GAZETTE reprinted article from the Railway Gazette Magazine "Improving London's Transport". 108pp plus fold out map. Dated May 1946. Bound into clothbound hardback covers. Ex library. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 911.

Lot 17 Books: RICHARDSON S.T. "The World's First Railway Jubilee". Card covers, 50+pp, published by Bailey and Simpkin Marshall in 1876 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Stockton & Darlington Railway. Covers very worn and with faults. Plus LMS "Centenary of Railways". 36pp published 1925. Bound into hardback covers (maintaining original covers) with Liverpool Library stamped into front. (2) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 1172.

Lot 18 Books: VACUUM BRAKE COMPANY large sized book "The Vacuum Automatic Brake". Hardback containing 12 illustrations (some in colour) and fold out diagrams. Dated 1894. Ex library, good condition. £10

Lot 19 Books: KALMBACH PUBLISHING "Trains Album of Photographs - book IV - Colorado Railroads". Card covers (faded at edges), comb binding, 40+pp published 1943. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 1144.

Lot 20 Books: CARD COVERED BOOKLET "Locomotive Nameplate Register 1964-65" by Hobdey, Summers and Wooliscroft. 51pp. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 1154.

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