Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

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

SRA Postal Auction: Publicity Material

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Lot 371 CENTRAL LONDON RAILWAY publicity booklet "East to West - London's New Connecting Link". Artwork covers, 4pp description of the line with fold out map. Staples removed. Circa 1910s. - Sold for £75 to bidder number 1063

Lot 372 METROPOLITAN RAILWAY 6pp leaflet "How to get to the Franco-British Exhibition". Red and blue print, opening to show map of lines to Wood Lane exhibition station. Circa 1906. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 8065

Lot 373 ISLE OF WIGHT RAILWAY pocket sized "Programme of Tourist and Excursion Bookings from Shanklin". 16pp, dated July 1913. - Sold for £85 to bidder number 2708

Lot 374 CAMPBELTOWN AND MACHRIHANISH LIGHT RAILWAY bookmark. Green and brown print with photo illustration of loco and train. Crease towards l/h end otherwise OK. - Sold for £140 to bidder number 819

Lot 375 Bound volume of the three 1884 editions of CALEDONIAN & LNW RAILWAYS joint publication "Summer Tours in Scotland". Coloured pictorial covers showing island on loch. 600+pp illustrated guides to places served by the companies with fold out map. Spine and covers very poor with front detached. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2799

Lot 376 LNWR & CR joint booklet "Scotland for The Holidays". Coloured pictorial covers showing waterfall and company coats of arms. 178pp, dated 1910. Covers worn, date annotated on front, map missing. £10

Lot 377 GER publication "Farmhouse & Country Lodgings - Essex, Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Suffolk & Norfolk" dated April 1902. 112pp guide in coloured pictorial paperback covers showing farmyard and river scenes, system map on rear cover. Some spine loss causing loose covers. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 4734

Lot 378 WEST COAST ROUTE guide book "Scotland for The Holidays". Coloured pictorial covers showing loch and company coat of arms. 156pp dated 1913. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 466

Lot 379 MIDLAND RAILWAY publication "The Midland Railway of England". Coloured pictorial card covers showing couple with suitcases, 40pp, guide to places to visit. Dated 1901. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 356

Lot 380 MIDLAND RAILWAY publication "The History of a Great Enterprise". 95pp souvenir booklet of the re-opening of the Adelphi Hotel, Liverpool in 1914 after the building of the extension. Fully illustrated (including colour) guide to the facilities and history of the hotel including suggested tours and adverts from companies involved in supplying materials for the rebuilding. Slight fading to covers, otherwise good condition. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848

Lot 381 GCR commemorative booklet "Illustrated Description of the Great Central Railway prepared in connection with the inaugural opening of the New Extension Line to London, March 9th 1899". Foolscap sized, card covers, 39pp plus fold out maps. Covers loose and stained, first few pages also stained. - Sold for £240 to bidder number 2320

Lot 382 GER official publication "Cambridge University - A Guide to The Colleges". 85pp in clothbound hardback covers with coat of arms on front. Dated 1920. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 4848

Lot 383 LSWR "Handbook of Channel Islands and Continental Steam Packet Services" dated August 1895. Paperback, 34pp plus fold out map. Covers detached. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 3752

Lot 384 LNWR & CALEDONIAN RAILWAYS publication "Time Table and Souvenir of the West Coast Royal Mail Express Route between Scotland & England". Coloured pictorial paperback covers show loco views and coat of arms. 84pp plus fold out map (detached), dated July 1912. Covers worn and marked. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 4812

Lot 385 LNWR & CALEDONIAN RAILWAY West Coast Route bookmark "2:00pm Scotch Corridor Express". Front shows photo of train, rear advert for travel to Scotland and the Highlands. £10

Lot 386 Two LNWR bookmarks showing photo views of passengers embarking at Holyhead and 2pm Scotch Corridor Express. Plus similar LNWR & CR joint showing West Coast Morning Corridor Express. All with faults and wear. (3) £10

Lot 387 LNWR programme for the matinee concert at Euston on December 16th 1916. Brown coloured artwork covers, 16pp. Staining to top edge of all pages. - Sold for £8 to bidder number 864

Lot 388 LNWR of ENGLAND 18pp brochure "Special Express Vestibule Trains Between Riverside Station, Liverpool and London in Connection with Atlantic Steamers". Coloured pictorial covers showing Riverside station. Fold out map. Dated October 1906. - Sold for £14 to bidder number 2004

Lot 389 TAL-Y-LLYN RAILWAY pocket sized guide book and timetable. Blue paperback covers, 16pp with centre page timetable. Slightly rusty staples causing centre pages to be detached. Dated summer 1912. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 4811

Lot 390 BRIGHTON RAILWAY 12pp leaflet "England's Sunny South". Brown print with photo illustrated cover showing windmill. Dated June 1910. Worn, rusty staples. - Sold for £110 to bidder number 8091

Lot 391 FRENCH STATE RAILWAYS & LB&SCR guide to Paris to London services via Newhaven and Dieppe. Brown covers with centre cut out showing coloured pictorial view of French loco. 16pp circa 1900s. £18

Lot 392 GWR booklet "Camp Coach Holidays". Photo illustrated covers show interior and exterior views of coach, 28pp, detailing sites and facilities, dated 1939. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 664

Lot 393 GWR booklet "Factory Sites". Red black and white illustrated covers, 20pp discussing benefits of placing company works on the GWR system. Dated March 1936. Creasing and tear to worn covers. £10

Lot 394 GWR official publication "Holiday Haunts 1916". 600+pp, bound into green clothbound hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front. Covers bumped, bindings a little loose - Sold for £40 to bidder number 819

Lot 395 GWR 16pp leaflet "Land Cruises Personally Conducted by Motor Coach Through Western England & Wales". Yellow, black and green covers showing view of cottages through trees. Illustrated guide to tours with fold out map. Dated 1934, staples removed. £10

Lot 396 GWR 16pp booklet "Land Cruises by Motor Coach and Train in Western England, Shakespeareland, Cambrian Coast & Wales". Green and black covers showing illustration of coach in countryside. Illustrated guide to tours, dated 1933. Rusty staples removed. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 819

Lot 397 GWR bowling score card. 7" x 3" thin card with advert for Monthly Return Tickets 1939 with score card on rear. Unused. £10

Lot 398 GWR 8pp booklet "Organised Outings for parties of all kinds to The River Dart". Paperback with blue print photo illustrated cover showing PS Kingswear Castle and Dartmouth Castle. Programme of tours, circa late 1930s. Staples removed. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 819

Lot 399 GWR & SR Joint (probably) 8pp centre folding brochure "Plymouth England". Coloured pictorial covers showing Plymouth Hoe. Produced for the American market circa 1930s. Rusty staples removed. £10

Lot 400 GWR fold-out leaflet "Holiday Season Tickets". Green and brown coloured covers showing cartoon illustrations of various holiday activities. Opens out to show maps of the various areas. Dated 1937. Worn and with faults. Some loss where chewed. £15

Lot 401 GWR official publication "GWR Docks 1936". Illustrated card covers, 332pp plus adverts and fold out maps. Details the company's extensive system of docks. Spine very poor and taped. Ex Board of Customs library. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 296

Lot 402 LNER official publication "How the LNER Carries Exceptional Freight Loads". Red and black card covers showing 50-ton wagon. 43pp fully illustrated guide to unusual freight loads. Dated May 1929. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 657

Lot 403 LNER booklet "The Silver Jubilee - Britain's First Streamline Train". Blue and black covers showing "Silver Link" loco. 16pp dated May 1936. Plus similar dated September 1935. Slightly rusty staples. (2) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 4848

Lot 404 LNER 12pp booklet "Tourist Travel Facilities from Norwich and Trowse". Dated 1925 season. Plus similar covering Wymondham, Yarmouth, Ely, March, Saxmundham. (6) - Sold for £26 to bidder number 820

Lot 405 LNER 24pp booklet "Tourist Travel Facilities from St.Ives & Chatteris". Dated 1925 season. Plus similar 4pp leaflet from Saffron Wealden. (2) - Sold for £18 to bidder number 1143

Lot 406 LMS & LNER joint 32pp fold out type brochure "Through the Trossachs". Coloured pictorial cover by "M" showing waterfall and river. Opens to show map with guide on rear. Circa 1930s. £10

Lot 407 LMS 6pp fold out leaflet for "Attractive Seven Day Tour of Northern Ireland". Green and brown print with bus and scenic illustration on front. Dated 1939. Plus B&I Line handbill for St.Patrick's Day excursions 1961 and UTA booklet promoting aspects of public relations dated 1959. (3) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 819

Lot 408 LMS 8pp smaller sized leaflet for the Liverpool & Manchester Railway centenary celebrations at Liverpool, 13th - 20th September 1930. Brown and orange illustrated covers. Shows illustrations of major points on the line showing difference in 1830 and 1930. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 819

Lot 409 LMS 4pp leaflet for Holiday Runabout Tickets. Printed on green paper in the form of the ticket, opening to show map of areas. Dated 1931. - Sold for £6 to bidder number 2004

Lot 410 LMS 80pp handbill type leaflet "Christmas and New Year Excursions from London - Holiday Programme 1938 - 39". Red, green and turquoise coloured. £12

Lot 411 LMS official publication "Ports Owned and Served by the LMS 1932". 128pp plus 55pp of advertisements and several fold out plans. Bound without original covers into contemporary hardback covers. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 1426

Lot 412 SR souvenir of Southampton Docks. Coloured covers cut in shape of ocean liner, 32pp detailing the history and activities of the docks. Fully illustrated, published 1930s. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 1063

Lot 413 SR 8pp fold out leaflet "All - Island Weekly Holiday Seasons. For Business and Pleasure". Green and purple print, opening to show map of the IOW and timetable. Dated July 1929. - Sold for £70 to bidder number 1223

Lot 414 SR 8pp centre folding brochure "Caesar's England". Coloured pictorial covers showing white cliffs and castle. Produced for the American market circa 1930s. 1" edge tear affecting all pages. £5

Lot 415 SR 2pp leaflet in French "Comme dans un Fauteuil" advertising cross channel ferries. Red, grey and black print showing smoking man in armchair and ferry. Circa 1930s. A little creased. £5

Lot 416 SR 8pp fold out leaflet "Come to Ilfracombe". Photo illustrated guide to the area with timetable on rear page. Dated 1934. Some wear and faults. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 8304

Lot 417 SR 8pp fold out leaflet "Along the Electric Way - Your Home in the Country". Green and red coloured pictorial covers, opening to show places to live along the electrified suburban lines. Dated 1926. - Sold for £65 to bidder number 819

Lot 418 SR publication "Eastleigh Locomotive Works". Photo covers showing loco E745. 24pp plus map, details the history and activities of the works. Undated. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 2708

Lot 419 SR official publication "Devon and Cornish Days". Colour illustrated travelogue describing the major West Country towns. Hardback with illustrated front cover, 63pp, no dust jacket. £5

Lot 420 BIG 4 published 6pp fold out leaflet "The Simplicity of Removals by British Railways". Orange and black print with illustrated covers by Ralph Mott showing removals scene. Circa 1940s. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 240

Lot 421 ASSOCIATED BRITISH RAILWAYS fold out "Railway Map of Great Britain and Ireland". Coloured pictorial covers by NW showing train crossing viaduct, opening to show map with travel information on rear. Circa 1930s. Large fold tear. - Sold for £5 to bidder number 4848

Lot 422 LISTOWEL AND BALLYBUNION RAILWAY guide book to Ballybunion. Pocket sized, card covers, 12pp. Undated, covers slightly faded, centre pages detached. - Sold for £55 to bidder number 486

Lot 423 COUNTY DONEGAL RAILWAYS JOINT COMMITTEE 8pp fold out leaflet "Excursion Arrangements". Pink coloured paper with cover illustration of Gweebarra Bay. Opens to show map of Northern Ireland with timetable on rear. Dated May 1938. Folded. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 907

Lot 424 MANX ELECTRIC RAILWAY pocket sized 6pp leaflet for the Snaefell Mountain Railway. Blue print, circa early 1960s. Creased. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 8650

Lot 425 SURREY BORDER & CAMBERLEY MINIATURE RAILWAY guide and timetable. Paperback, 16pp, dated Summer 1938. Amendments to adverts, scuffs on rear cover. - Sold for £80 to bidder number 3449

Lot 426 RAVENGLASS & ESKDALE RAILWAY leaflet "Visit Eskdale by the world's smallest public railway". 8pp fold out type with timetable for June 1916 on rear. Some wear and scuffs on rear cover. - Sold for £140 to bidder number 618

Lot 427 RAVENGLASS & ESKDALE RAILWAY official guide book "The Smallest Railway in the World" by Henry Greenly. Paperback, 26pp plus adverts, dated 1923. Rusty staples, covers very poor and tape repaired. £5

Lot 428 BR. Five Camping Coach leaflets with examples from LM, NE, E and Scottish regions circa 1950s and 60s. Plus approx 11 confirmatory letters of coach bookings, mostly for Western Region locations. (16) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1192

Lot 429 INDIAN STATE RAILWAYS published centre folding brochure "The Khyber Pass". Coloured pictorial covers, 20pp, circa 1930s. - Sold for £35 to bidder number 907

Total number of Lots in Publicity Material: 59.

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