Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Sale 268P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 17th September 2019

SRA Postal Auction: Handbills

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Lot 336 CAMBRIAN RAILWAY handbill for day trips to Corris & Aberllefenny listing times and fares from many local stations. Dated June 1907. Folded, some wear. Plus 3 LMS handbills for Holiday Contract Tickets dated 1932 (condition varies). - Sold for £22 to bidder number 907

Lot 337 SWANSEA IMPROVEMENTS AND TRAMWAYS COMPANY timetable handbill for Mumbles Railway & pier section. Dated June 1907. 2pp with advert for local tailor on back. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 2244

Lot 338 WOTTON TRAMWAY handbill showing times of trains between Brill and Quainton. Dated May 1891. Small edge tear. - Sold for £260 to bidder number 2143

Lot 339 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY handbill for cheap excursions on Sundays. Blue and green print, dated July 1904. Small tears to l/h edge. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2320

Lot 340 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY large sized handbill (or small sized poster) "Cecil Park, Pinner" re property being built on surplus land belonging to the railway. House illustration at top. Undated, folded. £10

Lot 341 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY handbill "London's Healthiest Suburb - Harrow on the Hill" advertising the 10 minute service by electric trains. Green print with church illustration at top. Undated, folded. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 2618

Lot 342 METROPOLITAN & DISTRICT RAILWAYS handbill "Underground Inner Circle Service" advertising Circle Line services with map on back. Dated 1909. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4276

Lot 343 Three different METROPOLITAN & GREAT CENTRAL JOINT COMMITTEE handbills for cheap return tickets including 'penny per mile'. Dated 1935 - 37. (3) - Sold for £14 to bidder number 1143

Lot 344 METROPOLITAN & GREAT WESTERN RAILWAYS handbill "Royal Tournament Olympia" showing times of trains to and from Addison Road. Dated June 1926. A couple of small annotations. £10

Lot 345 PLYMOUTH DEVONPORT AND SOUTH WESTERN JUNCTION RAILWAY (Bere Alston and Callington Line) handbill for cheap market tickets to Plymouth & Devonport. Dated February 1908. £10

Lot 346 SHROPSHIRE & MONTGOMERYSHIRE RAILWAY longer type handbill on purple coloured paper for cheap excursions and cheap market tickets. Dated May 1934. Folded. £5

Lot 347 SHROPSHIRE & MONTGOMERYSHIRE RAILWAY longer type handbill for cheap excursions. Blue print. Dated March 1933. Folded. £5

Lot 348 MIDLAND & SOUTH WESTERN JUNCTION RAILWAY handbill for cheap excursions to Marlborough and Savernake Forest. Printed on green paper, dated August 1906. Faded at edges. £10

Lot 349 KENT AND EAST SUSSEX RAILWAY handbill listing changes in fares. Dated August 1928. String tear and loss top l/h corner. Plus headed memo "With H.Stephens Compliment". £10

Lot 350 GNR larger sized handbill "Opening of the West Highland Railway". Printed on coloured paper showing times and connecting East Coast services. Dated August 1894. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1783

Lot 351 LNWR handbill for cheap tickets to Coventry from Rugby and local stations for football matches at Coventry. Football illustration at top. Dated January 1932. Folded and with string tear. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 820

Lot 352 LNWR handbill "Exhibition at Birmingham (New Street Station) of Ambulance Train Vehicles". Red print, dated December 1915. Folded/creased. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2144

Lot 353 LNWR small sized handbill (or notice) "Hostile Aircraft" re closing blinds when lamps are lit. Red print, dated June 1915. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1426

Lot 354 LSWR handbill for the opening of Durley Halt on the Botley & Bishop's Waltham branch on 23rd December 1909. 1pp showing times and fares. Card partially attached to rear, creasing and marking top l/h corner. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 572

Lot 355 Three LSWR handbills. Cheap excursion round the Isle of Wight August 1899, (string tear and loss), excursions from Bournemouth to Glastonbury, etc, excursion to Portsmouth for agricultural show (last two undated). (3) - Sold for £16 to bidder number 572

Lot 356 Three LSWR handbills. Goodwood Races from Weymouth (1914), Sandown Park races (1901), excursions to London from Poole, etc (undated). (3) - Sold for £20 to bidder number 572

Lot 357 Three LSWR handbills. Excursion to South Wales from Portsmouth, similar to Torquay (probably 1917), to Bournemouth from Dorchester (1909). (3) - Sold for £20 to bidder number 572

Lot 358 MIDLAND RAILWAY handbill for Cook's express day excursion from Birmingham to Harpenden for Harpenden Races. Coloured paper with racing illustration at top. Dated May 1909. String tear top centre. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 3021

Lot 359 Four MIDLAND RAILWAY handbills, all for excursions from the Bradford and Sheffield areas to various events and shows in London and Birmingham. All on coloured paper, dated 1870s. (4) £5

Lot 360 BRIGHTON AND FRENCH STATE RAILWAYS handbill for excursions from London to Paris. Dated October 1921. Plus LBSCR handbill for weekend excursion tickets (1921) and larger handbill for excursions from the south coast to Birmingham, Liverpool and Manchester (1912). (3) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 819

Lot 361 CHEMINS DE FER DE L'OUEST Francais de Navigation, Jersey Eastern and LSWR joint 4pp handbill for excursions to Jersey. Dated May 1904. Text in French. Plus Alderney Steam Packet Company handbill for excursions during August circa 1920s. (2) £10

Lot 362 GWR handbill for summer excursion to Tintern from the Bristol area. Yellow paper, dated June 1879. Plus GWR handbill for excursion from Paddington to Bath for the Bath Athletic Festival, August 1908. Brittle at edges, trimmed at l/h edge. (2) £10

Lot 363 GWR handbill for excursions from the Swindon area to Gloucester, Churchdown and Cheltenham for motor omnibuses to Winchcombe and electric trams to Cleeve Hill, Cheltenham. Red print, dated July 1905. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 2822

Lot 364 GWR handbill for cheap fares on the Cheltenham Flyer - the fastest train in the world - from Swindon to London. Brown print, dated March 1933. Folded and with fold tears, String tear and loss at top. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 2822

Lot 365 Seven BR(S) longer type handbills on coloured paper for day trips to various cross channel destinations. Dated 1950 - 60. Condition varies. Plus BR(S) 6pp handbill for electric services between London and Ramsgate dated June 1960. (8) £10

Lot 366 APPROX 42 BR handbills for excursions to race meetings, mostly from South Wales locations. Destinations include Bath, Ludlow, Hereford, Chepstow, Taunton, etc. Most dated 1957. (42) - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1535

Lot 367 APPROX 50 BR(E) mostly single page handbills. Most dated early 1960s. String tears to a few. (50) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1535

Lot 368 APPROX 50 BR(M) mostly single page handbills. Most dated early 1960s. (50) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2257

Lot 369 APPROX 50 BR(W) mostly single page handbills. Most dated late 1950s. (50) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 766

Lot 370 APPROX 77 BR(S) handbills. Mostly single page excursion type. Very variable condition, some poor. (Qty) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 296

Total number of Lots in Handbills: 35.

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