Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction
   

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 17th September 2019

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Lot 361 Handbills: 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 Handbills: 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 Handbills: 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 Handbills: 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 Handbills: 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 Handbills: 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 Handbills: 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 Handbills: APPROX 50 BR(M) mostly single page handbills. Most dated early 1960s. (50) - Sold for £35 to bidder number 2257.

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

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

Lot 371 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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.

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