Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: Tuesday, 16th June 2020

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Lot 321 Handbills: FESTINIOG (OR TOY) RAILWAY 4pp handbill. Blue print, front showing photo views of the area, opens to show route map with information on new rambler's hostel on reverse. Undated. Plus similar earlier 2pp example and several 1950s and 60s paperwork items relating to the Festiniog and Tal-y-llyn railways. (Qty) £10.00

Lot 322 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY "Tourist Arrangements" booklet. Lilac print, 16pp dated 1881 season. £10.00

Lot 324 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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 Publicity Material: 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

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