Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Sale 281P, Closing Date: Tuesday, 16th June 2020

SRA Postal Auction: Publicity Material

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Lot 322 NSR official "Illustrated Holiday Guide to the North Staffordshire Railway". Brown and turquoise illustrated covers, 131pp dated 1890. Disbound causing faults to spine. £10.00

Lot 323 NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY "Tourist Arrangements" booklet. Lilac print, 16pp dated 1881 season. £10.00

Lot 324 LSWR booklet "Steam Packet Services via Southampton to the Channel islands and the Continent". Coloured pictorial covers showing company steamer, 63pp plus adverts and fold out map, dated July 1907. Spine wear causing covers to be detached. £10.00

Lot 325 LSWR official publication "In the Track of the Mayflower - Back to the Old Country". Coloured pictorial covers, 52pp illustrated guide to locations served by the railway with fold out map, circa 1914. £10.00

Lot 326 LSWR 8pp leaflet "Information for Passengers Landing at the Port of Plymouth from Ocean Steamships". Lilac and green print with photo illustration of Plymouth - Waterloo express near Wilton. Details facilities at Plymouth, on the journey and at Waterloo. Map of Waterloo on rear. Dated October 1909. £10.00

Lot 327 LSWR guide "The Best Route between New York and London is via Plymouth and Southampton". Coloured pictorial covers showing statue of liberty and LSWR loco. 24pp plus fold out map, dated April 1909. Rusty staples otherwise good condition. £10.00

Lot 328 LSWR booklet "Inland Retreats". Coloured pictorial covers showing village and river views. 28pp illustrated guide to places to visit. Dated 1915. £10.00

Lot 329 LSWR 12pp booklet "Waterloo Station New Refreshment Rooms". Photo illustrated paperback covers showing loco No.469. Fully illustrated guide circa 1910s. VGC. £18.00

Lot 330 BRIGHTON RAILWAY 12pp leaflet "England's Sunny South". Brown print with photo illustrated cover showing windmill. Dated June 1910. Worn, rusty staples. £10.00

Lot 331 LBSCR foolscap sized 1pp notice "Pullman Car Trains" listing trains between Victoria and Brighton that will have first class carriages attached. Blue print, dated November 1882. Small loss to top edge where strung. £10.00

Lot 332 SECR illustrated leaflet commemorating the unveiling of the War Memorial at Dover Marine Station in October 1922. Purple coloured card covers, 8pp, vertical fold. £10.00

Lot 333 LC&DR official guide to Paris. Cloth covers with coat of arms on front, 26pp plus 16 maps, circa 1899. Minor wear to covers otherwise good. £18.00

Lot 334 NER pocket sized publication in the "Northern Lights" series "High Force and Caldron Snout". 8pp, yellow card covers with small illustration of waterfall. Undated. Small stains on front cover. £5.00

Lot 335 STRATFORD-UPON-AVON AND MIDLAND JUNCTION RAILWAY "Shakespeare Route" booklet "Spend your Holidays in the Shakespeare Country". Coloured pictorial covers showing woman punting, 8pp listing accommodation and businesses. Edge tear and slight wear. Undated. £10.00

Lot 336 GER 8pp leaflet "Places of Interest in and around Harwich and Dovercourt". Illustrated paperback covers showing map of area. Dated July 1901. Worn. £10.00

Lot 337 GER publicity booklet "Cathedral Route from London (Liverpool Street Station) to the East Coast, Liverpool and the North of England and Scotland". 29pp plus fold out map. Details train services and continental connections. Coloured pictorial covers show Lincoln and Norwich Cathedrals and company ships. Produced for the American market and dated February 1921. £10.00

Lot 338 GER publicity booklet "Cathedral Route from Liverpool to London and the Continent". 16pp plus fold out map. Details train services and continental connections. Coloured pictorial covers show Lincoln and Norwich Cathedrals and company coat of arms. Circa 1900s. Minor wear to spine where disbound. £10.00

Lot 339 GER landscape format booklet "The Paris Travel Bureau". Card covers, 24pp plus fold out map of Europe. Guide to travel in Britain with text in English and French. Circa 1900s. £10.00

Lot 340 GER booklet "Holidays in England via the Cathedral Route" by Percy Lindley. Illustrated thick card covers showing cathedral and river, 64pp guide with map (detached) published for the USA market in January 1908. Slight creasing to covers. £10.00

Lot 341 GNR fold out brochure "The East Coast Express Route to Scotland". Green and purple illustrated covers showing loco. Opens to show map with travel info on rear. Dated October 1903. £10.00

Lot 342 GNR "Holiday Manual". Official list of seaside and inland hotels, boarding houses and apartments. Coloured pictorial covers showing seaside village. 108pp including colour illustrations, dated 1913. Rusty staples. £25.00

Lot 343 GNR "List of Agricultural Shows 1898". Two fold, thin card type with brown and yellow illustrated covers. Opens to show list of principal shows for the year. £10.00

Lot 344 EAST COAST ROUTE 40pp booklet "Quickest Between England & Scotland via the Cathedral Cities of Peterboro, Lincoln, York, Durham, Newcastle". Illustrated paperback covers showing photo of GNR 4-4-0 loco and train. Illustrated guide to places to visit, produced for the USA market circa early 1900s. £10.00

Lot 345 LNWR publication "L&NWR Hotel & Dining Car Service". Coloured pictorial covers showing company coach, 20pp detailing dining cars, refreshment rooms and hotels. Dated 1908. Minor marking to top edge of covers otherwise good. £10.00

Lot 346 LNWR 6pp leaflet "Train Service to the Sunny South". Photo illustrated cover, opening to show timetable with map on rear. Dated October 1922. Slight wear. £10.00

Lot 347 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 May 1911. £10.00

Lot 348 LNWR landscape format booklet "Information for Ocean Passengers Landing at Plymouth, Southampton, Dover or London". Coloured card covers, 60pp plus fold out maps, dated July 1907. Covers detached and slightly worn. £10.00

Lot 349 LNWR publication produced for the French market "Voyages Circulaires en Grande Bretagne". Pictorial paperback covers showing photos of Stratford on Avon and Conway Castle. 45pp plus fold out map, dated 1901. Text in French. Some wear and heavy foxing to covers. £10.00

Lot 350 LNWR "Tourist Programme" from Euston and other London stations. Photo illustrated cover showing Conway Castle. 50pp dated May 1914. Some wear. £10.00

Lot 351 BIG 4 leaflet "Removals by Road - Rail Containers". 6pp fold out type, green and black print with illustration of vehicle on front. Circa 1930s. £10.00

Lot 352 LNER Northern Belle desk "blotter". Fold out style in blue leather with "Cruise of the Northern Belle" and company coat of arms on front. Contains card and writing paper with Northern Belle logo. Minor wear. £10.00

Lot 353 LNER booklet "Cruises of the Northern Belle 1935". Faded blue paperback covers with illustration of train on front, 8pp detailing the itinerary of the tour. Route map on rear cover. £10.00

Lot 354 LNER 12pp fold out type brochure "Cruises of the Northern Belle - Coronation Year". Photo covers show blue coloured view of steamer on Loch Lomond. Opens to show details of facilities on board, route map and train layout. Dated June 1937. £10.00

Lot 355 LNER 12pp handbill type leaflet "Programme of The Northern Belle Train Cruises - 1935". Printed on pink coloured paper. Shows timetables for the various sections of the cruise. Horizontal fold. £10.00

Lot 356 LNER official envelope from "The Northern Belle". Company coat of arms and name of train on rear flap, front officially postmarked from the cruise in June 1934. Good, well used condition. £10.00

Lot 357 LNER 6pp pocket sized fold out leaflet "Coronation Year Cruises of the Northern Belle". Photo covers show blue coloured view of inside of the writing room. Opens to show itinerary. Dated June 1937. £10.00

Lot 358 LNER brochure "Cruises of the Northern Belle - First British Train Cruise 16th to 23rd June 1933". 24pp, fully illustrated guide to places visited with fold out diagram of the arrangement of carriages. Contained in pink coloured covers with blue ribbon tie. £10.00

Lot 359 LNER booklet "The Coronation - The First Streamline Train King's Cross for Scotland". Coloured pictorial covers by Frank Newbould showing "Dominion of Canada". 12pp dated July 1937. Covers detached, slight wear. £10.00

Lot 360 LNER 8pp handbill type leaflet "Summer Holidays Period Excursions to Eastern Counties". Coloured pictorial covers show girl and dog. Dated June 1930. £10.00

Lot 361 LNER publicity booklet "On Either Side" covering the journey from Kings Cross - Edinburgh. Early edition with grey, black and orange covers. 40pp plus fold-out map, circa 1920s. £10.00

Lot 362 LMS booklet "The Sunny South of England". Photo illustrated covers showing family in sea, 32pp guide to destinations on the GWR and SR connected to the LMS via Birmingham and Willesden Junction. Circa 1930s. Covers detached at rusty staples, otherwise OK. £10.00

Lot 363 GWR pocket sized booklet "Boating Season 1904". 16pp giving information on the boating events around the Thames along with train times. £10.00

Lot 364 GWR 12pp fold out leaflet "Great Western Railway of England Train Service to and from Portsmouth, Southampton, IOW, Bournemouth". Artwork covers with illustration of Bargate, Southampton on the front. Opens to show times and information. Dated January 1901. £10.00

Lot 365 GWR guide book "Rural London - The Western Borderlands of the Metropolis - an ideal residential centre". Red and black card covers, 72pp, no map. Dated August 1906. Faults and wear to cover. £10.00

Lot 366 GWR coloured pictorial stamp type label "Rely on the Rail". 3½" x 3" showing view of Caerphilly Castle loco and train at speed from a poster by Philip Reid Company. £10.00

Lot 367 GWR official publication "The New Short Route Between London & Birmingham, The Midlands and North via GWR". Illustrated card covers, 24pp guide to making of the line and train services, dated 1910. £10.00

Lot 368 GWR guide book "Great Western Railway of England Illustrated Guide for American Travellers". Covers showing photo illustrations of Windsor Castle, Shakespeare's Birthplace and Anne Hathaway's Cottage. 32pp dated April 1901. £10.00

Lot 369 GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY OF ENGLAND fold out brochure for American travellers arriving at Liverpool and travelling to London allowing 10 days to complete their journey. Printed on blue paper, illustrated covers showing major sights in the area, fold out type opening to show map. Dated April 1892. Fold tears, very fragile. £10.00

Lot 370 GWR official publication "Holiday Haunts 1939". 600+pp, bound into blue clothbound hardback covers with title and coat of arms in gold on front. No map, minor wear. £10.00

Lot 371 GWR Holiday Haunts guide dated 1947. Coloured pictorial covers by Frank Soar showing girl, 688pp plus map in rear pocket. £10.00

Lot 372 GWR pocket sized 8pp leaflet "Useful Summary of Whitsun Excursions from London". Red and black print dated May 1914. £10.00

Lot 373 GWR 4pp pocket sized leaflet "Transport Aids Worth Noting". Green print, dated January 1936. Details freight facilities. Covers dusty. £10.00

Lot 374 GWR, LMS and River Dart Steamboat Co 12pp booklet "Organised Summer Outings to Devon including The River Dart - North West District". Paperback with photo illustration of river at Dartmouth on front. Illustrated guide and timetable of tours, dated 1938 season. Rusty staples removed. £10.00

Lot 375 SR Naming Ceremony Brochure for "Merchant Navy" class loco "Bibby Line" at Waterloo on 18th October 1945. Pictorial 4pp leaflet opening to show details of the loco class with history of the shipping company on rear. Folded, slight wear. £10.00

Lot 376 BR(S) 4pp glossy coloured leaflet "The All Pullman Bournemouth Belle" with cover illustration by Lander. Dated September 1957. Scuff down r/h edge of rear page. £5.00

Lot 377 RAILWAY AIR SERVICES "Air Map". Red, black and green covers showing company logo, 10pp fold out type. Undated. £10.00

Lot 378 LIVERPOOL OVERHEAD RAILWAY coloured pictorial fold out brochure opening to show map of the line. Dated May 1928. £10.00

Lot 379 GREAT SOUTHERN & WESTERN RAILWAY 24pp fold out type brochure "The Lakes of Killarney - Quickest Route New York to London Via Queenstown in 6½ days". Coloured pictorial covers showing Kingsbridge station, opening to show map of Ireland with travel information on rear. Dated 1893. £10.00

Lot 380 BELFAST & COUNTY DOWN RAILWAY "Official Tourist Guide to County Down and Mourne Mountains". Green hardback covers, 203pp plus adverts and fold-out map. Dated 1924. Plus a few items of mostly non-railway paperwork. £5.00

Lot 381 CORK BANDON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY guide book "Prince of Wales Route to Glengarriff and Killarney". Blue coloured illustrated paperback covers, 50pp plus adverts, dated 1897. £10.00

Lot 382 Three TASMANIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAY illustrated leaflets "North East Coast Round Tour" and "The Western District and North West Coast" (x2). Each 4 - 6pp guide to the areas visited. Circa 1900s. Dusty. (3) £10.00

Lot 383 CONNECTICUT VALLEY ELECTRIC TRANSIT ROUTE fold out brochure "Take the Trolley". Opens to show map of the route linked up by various street railways. Illustrated covers, circa 1900s. £10.00

Total number of Lots in Publicity Material: 62.

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