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Catalogue - Ticket Auction 12 April 2003

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LotDescription 
1SHEERNESS LIGHT RAILWAY early issue 1d white full geographical punch type TRAM TICKET Sheerness Pier – Cheyney Rock route in VGC. This was Britain’s first electric tramway to close, in 1917. (1)£330
2SOUTHERN LINES IN CORNWALL: SR issued from Bodmin, Bude, Dunmere Halt, audit from Padstow (two different), St Kew Highway; BR issued Wadebridge – Wenford @, audit from Delabole, Egloskerry, Port Isaac Road. (10)£30
3SEACOMBE HOYLAKE & DEESIDE RAILWAY red printing on white LUGGAGE LABEL (Prov. Type S5) to Hamilton Sq (still pasted to backing paper); plus WIRRAL RAILWAY “Paid” PARCEL LABELS from B’Head Docks and West Kirby on green paper. Good condition. (3)£90
4LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY 3rd SEASON TICKET between Haslingden and Bury @ dated 13/4/1923 in good condition. (1)£24
5BRECON & MERTHYR unissued 3rd Parly Sgl Cefn 3 – Dowlais Top in VGC although with two changes of fare penned in by the booking clerk. (1)£20
6EASTERN NATIONAL OMNIBUS Co. Ltd: 5 named stage punch type BUS TICKETS comprising two Luton Area singles, a “Road & Rail” (wartime advert for Red Cross on back) and two Exchange Tickets for Luton area and Colchester area; plus a UNITED COUNTIES OMNIBUS Co. Ltd 2d numbered stage punch type. VGC. (6)£32
7LNER mostly issued whole Edmondsons from various parts of the system. Issuing stations include Winchburgh, Corrour, Rosyth Halt, Ripon, Lochgelly, Burdett Road, Frinton-on-Sea, Wheathampstead, etc. Transitional styles included. Mostly VGC. (28)£190
8LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS Co. and LGOC & ASSOC Cos. selection of all different geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Services 27 and 27/127 in the South West London Area issued between c.1919-1933. All have been loose mounted by the vendor into an album with references to show changes in stage names/routes in the different sets offered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. Note: This is the continuation of the disposal of a comprehensive collection of London Bus, Tram and Trolleybus tickets assembled over 50 years ago which commenced in 2001. They have been sorted and lotted into “geographical” areas and in this catalogue the routes serving Kingston, Richmond or Twickenham and fringe areas are featured. The “geographical” theme will continue in further batches of tickets from this collection in our July and September 2003 catalogues. Be sure to look out for the other lots in this catalogue. (38)£120
9GREAT NORTHERN PICCADILLY & BROMPTON RAILWAY issued Sgl South Kensington (GNP&BR) – Piccadilly Circus (dated 1907) on grey card in excellent condition. (1)£130
10HIGHLAND RAILWAY Local Bicycle Sgl Struan – Invershin @ (serial 07) (dated 1907) on orange card with red “B” overprint in exceptional condition. (1)£120
11S. TY. (W. SX. R.) (so headed) (SELSEY TRAMWAY (WEST SUSSEX RAILWAY)) unissued whole Edmondson 3rd Rtn TRAM TICKET Selsey – (blank) (lightly stamped “Cancelled”) in VGC. The line closed on 20/1/1935. (1)£20
12SOUTHERN RAILWAY MOTOR CAR SERVICE. An issued 3rd whole Edmondson Sgl Groombridge Station – High Rocks Halt (closed 5/5/1952) (Trans-LBSCR style) in VGC. (1)£65
13MIDLAND GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY (IRELAND). A full sheet of 30 mint 3d PARCEL STAMPS in an ornate brown and white design with company title in garter surrounding value. Thought to be quite rare. (30)£270
14NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Carlisle 2, Falkland Road (clips), Largo, North Berwick, Perth (/), Riddings (Bd), Bicycle Sgl Anstruther (u), Cycle Check Portobello (poor).£60
15SOMERSET & DORSET JOINT RAILWAY 3rd Parly Sgl Spettisbury U (unstaffed 1934) – Blandford (S&D) (dated 1920) in VGC. (1)£80
16ROAD MOTORS Ltd. (Luton) punch type BUS TICKETS comprising 7d green, 8d mauve and 1/3d yellow issues, plus a grey geographical for the journey Luton – Norton Village with no printed value. Condition varies, mostly good. (4)£30
17Issues from BRADFORD EXCHANGE and FORSTER SQUARE: LMS (1) and BR (27 Sgl 1 Rtn), all issued, all different, condition varies. (29)£10
18LONDON PASSENGER TRANSPORT BOARD fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from routes 27, 27/127 and 27 & 27A in the South West London Area issued between 1933-1940. Examples from different sets featured to show changes in stage and fares throughout the period. Some harder to find tickets noted. Mostly good condition. See note at lot 8. (62)£160
19MIDLAND RAILWAY issued Sgls from Keighley (Bicycle vertical), Kentish Town, Kettering (whole Rtn) (/), King’s Cross (green card), Leicester – Great Glen, London St Pancras (2 different including 1st to Southill via Bedford on yellow card), Melton Mowbray, Oakham (Bicycle vertical), Thrapston. Good/VGC. (10)£50
20SOUTH EASTERN MET & DISTRICT RAILWAYS 1st Sgl New Cross (SE) – St Marys Whitechapel (dated 1897) on pink card in VGC. (1)£200
21SOUTH STAFFORDSHIRE TRAMWAYS (LESSEE) Co. Ltd. (B&MT Joint Committee) 2d mauve TRAM TICKET for the journey West Bromwich Boundary – Colmore Row in VGC. (1)£44
22GREAT WESTERN & GREAT CENTRAL JOINT RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Northolt Junc (renamed 1932) – Northolt Halt (dated 1930) (closed 21/11/1948) in VGC. (1)£70
23A selection of RAILWAY LETTER, PARCELS and NEWSPAPER STAMPS including examples from NBR, PP&WJtR, Eastern & Midlands, Cal. Portpatrick & GSWR, Northampton & Banbury Junction, NER, Caledonian, LNWR, LMS-LNE (D&A Joint), etc. (17)£42
24CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS 3rd Sgls Kerry – Aberystwyth (u), Welshpool – Newton (dated 1909) an Pram blank Sgl Aberdovey – Paddington @ (dated 1922). VGC. (3)£50
25SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM & DOVER RAILWAYS issued whole 3rd class Edmondsons from Battersea Park Road (closed 3/4/1916), Brixton (whole Rtn), Greenwich, Peckham Rye, Wandsworth Road Platform. VGC. (5)£85
26SOUTHDOWN & MAIDSTONE JOINT SERVICES 1/2d blue/white stripe punch type Return BUS TICKET for the journey Brighton – Lewes. The ticket is printed with outward and return sections, fortunately both still intact and punched for both outward and return journeys. VGC and thought to be quite rare. (1)N/S
27CENTRAL LONDON RAILWAY issued whole Edmondson Sgls from Bank 1 (station of origin) 2d (Bd), Chancery Lane, Liverpool Street – Edgware Road GW, Notting Hill Gate, Tottenham Ct Rd (Subway). Mostly VGC. (5)£30
28LGOC/LGOC & ASSOC Cos/LPTB/LT (BUSES) selection of all different fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Service 65 in the South West London Area issued between mid-1920s-1940 with “service” and “route” headings. All have been loose mounted by the vendor into an album with references to show changes in stage names/routes in the different sets offered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 8. (55)£160
29LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Devonport – Turnchapel (closed 10/9/1951) (dated 1913) in VGC. (1)£50
30LB&SC & DISTRICT RAILWAYS issued 3rd Sgl Peckham Rye – Wst. Kensington (dated 1898) with red “O” overprint. Small scuff in centre of the “O”, VGC otherwise. (1)£30
31NELSON CORPORATION TRAMWAYS 1d orange geographical TRAM TICKET for the route Nelson Centre – Higherford Bridge issued c.1910 in VGC. This was a 4’ gauge system which opened 23/2/1903, closing 6/1/1934. (1)£60
32SOUTHERN RAILWAY. Three whole Edmondson 3rd class “Special Visit to Evacuees” Rtns from Waterloo – Callington, Exeter, Gillingham (Dorset) with “SA” overprint on return half. All three are dated 1941 and subsequently stamped “Cancelled” on the back. Apart from slight creasing at middle division, all in VGC. A rare opportunity to obtain tickets of this type as they were issued for a short period in WW2 for parents to visit their evacuated children in various parts of the country. (3)£42
33GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY. An extremely rare LUGGAGE LABEL of type G33/2 from Clacton-on-Sea to Stoke Newington, this station of origin not recorded in RPS1. Neatly pasted onto card in VGC. (1)£22
34GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls Ramsey (GN) – Grantham and St Mary’s – Huntingdon (both dated 1904) in VGC. (2)£70
35GREAT NORTH OF SCOTLAND RAILWAY issued Dog Sgl Portsoy – Huntley @ (dated 1903) and Bicycle Sgl Monymusk – Huntley @ (dated 1906) in VGC. (2)£140
36CITY & SOUTH LONDON RAILWAY AUXILIARY OMNIBUS SERVICE four geographical punch type BUS TICKETS of this early rail replacement bus service issued in the early 1920s. Selection includes unusual “Cheap Midday Fares” 1d provided to match fares on parallel bus and tram routes. (4)£46
37LNER issued 3rd Sgls from a wide range of stations including Ashington, Brookmans Park, Dinting, Essendine, Harling Road (/), Heckington, Kiveton Park, Knebworth, Lowestoft Central, Morpeth, Newington, Pegswood, Portsoy, Seaham, Swaffham, Thorne North, Thorpe Culvert, Westerfield, Woodhall Junction, etc. All different and mostly VGC. (50)£90
38LT (BUSES) geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from routes 27/27A and 27/A/B in the South West London Area issued during wartime and the post-war period. Examples from different sets featured to show changes in stage and fares throughout the period. Some harder to find tickets noted. Mostly good condition. See note at lot 8. (104)£70
39LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons from Blackburn, Hesketh Park, Liverpool (Exchange), Manchester (Vic), Southport, Southport (Chapel Street) and Waterloo. Condition varies, mostly good. All different. (12)£60
40MIDLAND & SOUTH WESTERN JUNCTION RAILWAY issued 1st Sgl Chiseldon – Swindon Tn M&SWJ (date illegible) in VGC. (1)£30
41RYE & CAMBER TRAMWAYS COMPANY LIMITED 6d Single orange punch type TRAM TICKET to Sands in good used condition. The line closed in 1939 and was requisitioned by the Admiralty, never to re-open to the public. (1)£70
42GREAT SOUTHERN & WESTERN RAILWAYS issued whole Edmondsons comprising 2nd Sgl Dublin (Kingsbridge) – Cloughjordon (dated 1893) (Bd); 3rd Sgl Kilmallock – Ballybrophy (dated 1889) (Bd); One Dog Sgl Dublin (Kingsbridge) on orange/white/green striped card (dated 1897) (slight /). (3)£130
43MIDLAND GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY (IRELAND). An extremely rare 1/3d MARKET BASKET STAMP “Weight Exceeding 112lbs and any Distance Not Exceeding 50 miles” on mauve paper measuring 3½” x 4” (surely one of the largest stamps ever issued!) with vignette of MGWR 4-wheel Parcel Van in the centre, surrounded by various conditions of carriage and cost in scroll at the four corners. A little evidence of use, but good overall. (1)£70
44NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY issued mostly 3rd Sgls from Alnmouth – Warkworth, Appleby (Bicycle), Driffield, Eaglescliffe Jun., Gilsland, Ilkley, Northallerton, Temple Sowerby (Dog), Wallsend (Bicycle), plus two severed halves. (9wh 2hlf)£46
45SOMERSET & DORSET RAILWAY JOINT COMMITTEE issued 3rd Sgl Shoscombe & Single Hill H’t – Bath (dated 1941) in VGC. (1)£20
46GRIMSBY & IMMINGHAM ELECTRIC RAILWAY selection of 14 BR-headed and 13 BTC-headed punch tickets including some unusual types. Some are un-numbered proofs. (27)£26
47SOUTHERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Child Sgl Ventnor West – Whitwell (dated 1935) (both closed 15/9/1952) in VGC. (1)£46
48LGOC/LGOC & ASSOCIATED Cos. Selection of all different fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Services 73 and 73a in the South West London Area issued between 1919/20-1933. All have been loose mounted by the vendor into an album with references to show changes in stage names/routes in the different sets offered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 8. (27)£160
49CHARING CROSS EUSTON & HAMPSTEAD RAILWAY issued Sgl South Kentish Town (closed 5/6/1924) – Russell Square York Road or Caledonian Road (dated 1915) in VGC apart from (/). (1)£150
50ISLE OF WIGHT RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl St Helens – Brading (dated 1912) in VGC. (1)£130
LOTS 51-79: PLATFORM TICKETS (All Edmondson cards unless stated)
51GWR WELSH STATIONS (mixed types): Abertillery, Aberystwyth A, Bala, Cardiff (Clarence Road), Corwen, Dinas Powis, Llanbradach, Machynlleth, Maerdy, Treorchy U. (10)£28
52BTC (S) 2d Red Diamond: Alresford, Barming, Berwick (Sussex), Boxhill & Westhumble, Cannon St 2, Chiswick, Cobham & Stoke D’Abernon, Eden Park, Eridge, Esher, High Brooms, Lancing 2, Oxshott, Partridge Green, Queens Road (Battersea), Seaford, Shoreham (Kent), Stonegate, Teynham, Wadebridge (grubby), Weymouth 1. (21)£20
53SR T1 Red Blob: Brookland Halt, New Romney & Littlestone on Sea (Bd); T2B Red Diamond: Lydd (Bd). Mostly VGC. (3)£50
54BR (H)/(HI) 1d no diamond (Trans-LMS style); BR (H) heading: Ayr 3, Dundee (West), Edinburgh P St 2, Edinburgh Waverley 6, Glasgow Central 5, Hawick, Inverkeithing, Kirkcaldy 2; BR (HI) heading: Dunfermline Lower, Galashiels. (10)£24
55LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY: Accrington No. 4 Entrance (Free) (slight foxing). (1)£75
56BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Aberdeen, Beckenham Junction 1, Branksome, Chatham, Combpyne, Crowhurst, Effingham Junction, Exton, Glasgow (Queen St) 1, Hertford (East), Laisterdyke, Lancing 2, Malton, North Camp, Preston 4, St Leonards Warrior Sq 2, South Tottenham, Thurston, Waterloo (Lancs), Yeovil Pen Mill. (20)£100
57LNER (mixed types): Barnard Castle, Coatbridge (Sunnyside), Crews Hill (“CH” overprint), Cromer Beach, Derby Friargate, Hadley Wood, Halstead A, Hebburn, Hockley A, Hornsey, Huntingdon North, Ingatestone DO A, King’s Cross A, King’s Cross LS, Mansfield LNE, Monkwearmouth, Muswell Hill, Reedham A, Wickham Mkt A (clips), Woodham Ferrers G. (20)£30
58BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Chichester 1, Christchurch, Chislehurst, Chiswick, Clapham Jc 9, Colyford, Coulsdon South, Cranbrook, Crofton Park, Dartford, Deptford, Dorchester South, Dorchester West, Dorking North, Dorking Town, Durrington-on-Sea, Eastbourne 4, East Croydon 2, Egham, East Dulwich. (20)£75
59LM&SR T3B: Mill Hill (Middlesex) LMS DO (issuing point not noted by M. Stewart). VGC. (1)£110
60LONDON BRIGHTON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY: Arundel clipped, good otherwise. (1)£100
61SR T2B Red Diamond: Liphook (dated 1931, clip and (/)), Witley (dated 1940, VGC). (2)£30
62GWR T3 buff: Bristol TM C, Exeter, Llangollen (Bd), Yeovil Pen Mill; T3 blue: Neath General (Bd); T3 blue/red station name: Southall (Bd); T3 green/white stripe/red station name: Paddington 5 (Bd), Kidderminster BO (Bd); T3 blue/white stripe: Cardiff General D (Bd); T3 red: Frome (Bd). (10)£34
63BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Aberdeen 3, Berkhamsted, Branksome, Cheam 1, Corfe Castle, Croxley Green, Egham, Glasgow (Queen St) 5, Hertford (North), Lancing 2, Launceston, Malton, Preston Park, Salisbury 1, Seaton Junction, Southbury, Tisbury, Watford (West), Wrotham, Yeovil (Pen Mill). (20)£75
64JOINT LINES: LMSR prints T2: N&S Joint Committee: Mundesley-on-Sea; CLC: Liverpool Central; T3B: CLC: Chester Northgate, Liverpool Central 2; LMS&GW Jt Rys: Birkenhead W’side 2 and 3; MSJ&AR: Timperley, also LNER style Weekly Subway Ticket for Warwick Road station (/). (8)£30
65LONDON ELECTRIC RAILWAY 1d Toll buff: Golders Green 1 in excellent condition. (1)£330
66SR T1 Red Blob: Cooksbridge; T2A Red Diamond: Plumpton. VGC. (2)£70
67BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Trans-name at base): Robertsbridge, St Leonards W Marina, Sandling Junction, Selling, Sidcup 2, Staplehurst, Steyning, Tulse Hill, Tunbridge Wells West, Victoria 9, Windsor & Eton Riverside, West Croydon 2, Woodside; BEAM: Reading South (14)£30
68LMSR T2A: Blackpool North (Bd), Carlisle No. 1 Machine, Euston 8, Finchley Road & Frognal, Glasgow Buchanan St (Bd), Hollinwood, Kettering, South Hampstead, Stafford; T2B: Euston 1 (Advert insert) (Bd). (10)£34
69BRB (S) 3d Red Diamond. A box containing approx 450 (with duplication of issuing station). (Qty)£18
70GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY (white with red station name): Walton-on-Nze A. (1)£130
71BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Abertillery, Accrington, Berrylands 1, Brixton, Chelsfield, Cranbrook, Crystal Palace, Elmstead Woods, Glasgow (Queen Street) 3, High Brooms, Lancing 2, Leicester (Belgrave Rd), Malton, Preston Park DO, Salisbury 2, Shildon, Southend-on-Sea (Victoria), Tolworth, Wembley (Central), Woodside. (20)£55
72BR (H) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Aberdeen 1 (2 different), Aberdeen 3 (2 different), Alloa, Anstruther (1st class Free Pass back), Arbroath, Edinburgh (P St) 1 and 2, Fraserburgh, Haymarket, Helensburgh Central, Kilmarnock BO, Largs, Troon. (15)£32
73SR T2B Red Diamond: Bexhill West (Bd), Esher 2, Folkestone Junction 1, Horsted Keynes (Bd), Kingswood & Burgh H’th, Portsmouth & S’sea, Preston Park 2, Sheerness on Sea 1 (Bd), Sutton Common, Three Bridges (Bd). (10)£65
74MIXED PRE-NAT AND BR “BEAM” MACHINE including GWR Birmingham SH D, Leamington Spa, Swindon Jcn 1; SR London Bridge 2; LM&SR Manchester (Mayfield), Lancaster (Castle) SO; BTC Cardiff General B, Tonypandy & Trealaw, etc. (24)£10
75EAST LONDON RAILWAY (LPTB T3 1d buff): Rotherhithe (dated 1949) in VGC. (1)£60
76GWR T3 (cream card/red station name): Barry Docks in VGC. (1)£65
77BR (W) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Cookham, Gloucester Eastgate, Kingswear BO (Bd), Maidenhead B (Bd), Marylebone 2 (Bd), Merthyr, Paddington 2, Reading West D (Bd), Sudbury & Harrow Rd (Bd), Treorchy D (Bd). (10)£32
78LM&SR (mixed types): Belmont, Blackburn BO, Buxton 1, Crewe LMS, Crumpsall, Derby LMS, Euston 2, Failsworth, Hamilton Central A, Hanley, Hindley, Hollinwood, Llandudno, Manchester Lon. Rd 3, Matlock Bath, Mold, Moses Gate, Ockendon, Prestwich, Rochdale A. (20)£30
79CHESHIRE LINES COMMITTEE (LMSR T2A): Manchester (Cen) (dated 1937); Southport (Lord St) (dated 1944). Both with slight (Bd), VGC otherwise. (2)£20
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80EAST & WEST JUNCTION & STRATFORD-ON-AVON TOWCESTER & MIDLAND JUNCTION RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly Sgl Stratford-on-Avon – Worcester (Mid) (dated 1899) in VGC apart from slight scuff at base where ticket clipped. (1)£48
81MACHRIHANISH & CAMPBELLTOWN BUS SERVICE used 1/-d Return bell punch type ticket in rather fragile condition. The light railway closed in July 1932 after a life of only 26 years, this is thought to be a transitional style ticket from the road service that replaced it. (1)£30
82PRE-GROUPING whole Edmondson mostly issued selection comprising LB&SCR (3) including Crowboro & Jarvis Brook, Mayfield, etc; LT&SR (1); GER (1); LSWR (6) including early 2nd class issue (/); SE&CR (2); L&NWR (2-u); L&NWSS Co. (5-u). Mostly VGC. (20)£30
83A box of mixed pre- and post-Grouping LUGGAGE LABELS also some parcels and miscellaneous labels from 15 different companies. Some duplication. (168)£90
84NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY 3rd HOLIDAY CONTRACT TICKET between Saltburn & Whitby, Whitby & Scarborough (via Robin Hood’s Bay) dated 14/7/1922 in VGC. (1)£24
85LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Hammersmith Grove Road (closed 5/6/1916) – Kew Gardens (dated 1907) in excellent condition. (1)£90
86THE MAIDSTONE & DISTRICT MOTOR SERVICES Ltd. Selection of punch type BUS TICKETS comprising eight numbered stage singles from several different sets, an 8d numbered stage return and three different Exchange Tickets. (12)£50
87SOUTHERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Calbourne – Ningwood (both closed 21/9/1953) in VGC. (1)£48
88LT (BUSES) geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from route 65 in the South West London Area issued during wartime and the post-war period. Examples from different sets featured to show changes in stage and fares throughout the period. Some harder to find tickets noted. Mostly good condition. See note at lot 8. (101)£140
89NORTH LONDON RAILWAY issued mostly 3rd Sgls from Bow – Old Ford, Broad Street, Chalk Farm (Bd) (/), Hackney, Highbury & Islington, Mildmay Park, Poplar – Bow (2nd on pink card with red stripes), South Bromley (scuff). (8)£40
90GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd (Adult) whole Rtn for St James the Less School Pampisford – Cambridge (pd July 28th 1898) in VGC. (1)£75
91WOLVERHAMPTON CORPORATION TRAMWAYS ½d mauve TRAM TICKET for the Lea Road Route in VGC. The system closed on 30/11/1928. (1)£32
92LM&SR LEEK & MANIFOLD VALLEY LIGHT SECTION unissued whole Edmondsons printed for guard issue on the line. All are printed upright with large fare overprints at 2½d, 3d, 4½d, 5½d, 7½d, 9d and 10½d values. All in VGC, but overstamped “Spec.” The line closed to passengers on 12/3/1934. This is the second and final opportunity (the first was in our October 2002 auction) to obtain examples of these tickets. (7)£280
93LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Accrington, Barnsley, Blackburn, Bradford (/),Darwen, Liverpool Exchange, Manchester, Nelson, Stalybridge, Wigan (/). Mostly VGC. (10)£48
94LNER (Ex-LD&ECR LINE): audit clipped 3rd Sgl Arkwright Town – Bolsover and Zone 15 Miles Pram Sgl from Boughton. VGC. (2)£110
95SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Bromley South, Cannon Street (/), Catford Bridge, Charing Cross, Chatham, Elephant & castle, Greenhithe, Hastings, Hither green, Lewisham Junction, Lordship Lane, Strood. Mostly VGC. (12)£40
96LONDON UNITED TRAMWAYS LIMITED. Two early geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d green with stages to Southall (pre-1904) and 1d white with stages to Uxbridge (c.1912). Both items in excellent condition. (2)£40
97GWR whole Edmondson selection of various types from a wide variety of different stations in the Birmingham and West Midlands area, both issued and audit. (30)£32
98LPTB/LT (BUSES) selection of all different fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Services 73. 73 & 173, 73 and 73a, 273 and 73c in the South West London Area issued between 1933-1940 with “service” and “route” headings. All have been loose mounted by the vendor into an album with references to show changes in stage names/routes in the different sets offered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 8. (48)£160
99CALEDONIAN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Murrayfield – Leith (Cal) (dated 1920) in VGC. (1)£36
100WEYMOUTH & PORTLAND RAILWAY 1st Sgl Weymouth – Portland (dated 1898) in VGC. (1)£140
101LANCASTER CORPORATION TRAMWAYS geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising ½d mauve, 1d white and 1½d blue from Castle Station services and a 1d white from Dalton Square. The route from Castle station ceased operation in April 1922 when the branch was lifted. The tramway finally closed on 4/4/1930. Excellent condition. (4)£28
102MIDLAND RAILWAY issued Sgls from Earby, Harpenden, Holmes, Ingleton, London St Pancras, Morecambe, Nuneaton, Sheffield, Wakefield (Westgate); issued Bicycle tickets from Skipton, Worcester SH (condition varies), and audits of various types from Bradford, Flitwick, Gloucester, Idridgehay, Kegworth (2), Plumtree, Stamford, Upper Holloway. All different. (20)£50
103LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY mostly L64/1 and L64/2 type LUGGAGE LABELS including many to harder to find destinations including Ashley & Weston, Blaenavon, Broad Street, Hunstanton, King’s Cross, March, Old North Road, Sandy, South Acton, Thrapston, etc., plus an earlier bordered type to Wolverton and a routing label. (24)£12
104NARROW GAUGE RAILWAYS LIMITED unissued Sgl Ravenglass – Beckfoot on pink card in VGC. (1)£10
105GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Resolven – Port Talbot & Aberavon (suffix lost in 1924) (date illegible) on buff card in excellent condition. (1)£20
106GWR MOTOR OMNIBUSES 3d cream punch type BUS TICKET for the route Redruth – Falmouth Strand in creased, but otherwise good condition. One of the difficult to find Cornish routes. (1)£46
107LNER whole Edmondsons from closed station in County Durham: Annfield Plain, Aycliffe, Beechburn, Ebchester, Evenwood, Gainford, Hunwick, Lintz Green, Tow Law, Wearhead, Wellfield, West Auckland, Willington, Wolsingham. All rubber stamped “Specimen.” (14)£15
108LT (BUSES) geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from routes 71, 152 and 152/152A in the South West London Area issued during wartime and the post-war period. Examples from different sets featured to show changes in stage and fares throughout the period. Some harder to find tickets noted. Mostly good condition. See note at lot 8. (76)£320
109LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons from Birkdale, Blundellsands & Crosby, Crossens, Hall Road, Leeds (Central), Liverpool (Exchange), Manchester (Vic), Ormskirk (faded), Preston SO (Child) (/), Southport. All different. Condition varies, mostly good. (15)£65
110MIDLAND RAILWAY 1st Sgl Hereford (Barton) (closed 2/1/1893) – Kinnersley (dated 1890) in excellent condition. (1)£110
111JERSEY RAILWAYS & TRAMWAYS LIMITED issued 2nd class Sgl Don’s Bridge – St Aubin’s (dated 1903) on green/white card in VGC. (1)£70
112SR mostly issued (one unissued) Singles to Irish Destinations. Mostly good condition, but many clips. All different. (10)£20
113GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY selection of early style LUGGAGE LABELS comprising Type G31/1 (untitled): Angel Road, Bp’s Stortford, Blake Hall, Chelmsford, Clapton, Elsenham, Halstead, Harlow, Mark’s Tey, Whittlesford; Type G32/1: Chesterford (renamed Great Chesterford 1/6/1875), W. Hart Lane. Some examples have been neatly pasted onto card in VGC. (12)£85
114CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS 3rd Parly Sgls Aberdovey (Bd), Dolgelley (/), Llansaintffraid (/ and Bd), Oswestry, Portmadoc, 3rd revised fare Sgl Llandinam (a), Dog Sgl Barmouth, vertical Bike Sgl Marchwiel (Bd). (8)£65
115SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Sharnal Street – Cliffe (both closed 4/12/1961) in VGC. This is the second and final opportunity to obtain such a ticket. (1)£160
116FOLKESTONE MOTORS Ltd 8d green punch type BUS TICKET “To Folkestone or Hythe” in good condition although with a little (Bd). (1)£30
117LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Ashtead, Bournemouth Central, DO, Bridestowe (sl /), Crediton, Devonport – Plymouth Friary (some wear), East Putney (Bd), Richmond New, Southampton (Bd), Turnham Green – Hammersmith (Bd), Weybridge (Bd). Mostly good condition. (10)£85
118LGOC/LGOC & ASSOC Cos/LPTB selection of all different fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Services 72/72A, 72, 85 and 90 in the South West London Area issued between late-1920s-1940. All have been loose mounted by the vendor into an album with some annotation and references to show changes in stage names/routes in the different sets offered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 8. (36)£320
119CENTRAL LONDON RAILWAY issued Sgl Post Office 2 (renamed St Pauls 1/2/1937) – Westminster Bridge Road (renamed Lambeth North 15/4/1917) (dated 1915) on grey card in excellent condition. (1)£30
120PEMBROKE & TENBY RAILWAY audit clipped 1st Sgl Tenby – Sarnau (GW) in VGC. The P&TR was absorbed into the GWR on 1/7/1897. (1)£130
121LOWESTOFT CORPORATION TRAMWAYS early 1d blue and 1d orange geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS for journeys on the North Parade – Pakefield line. (2)£65
122GREAT WESTERN & METROPOLITAN RAILWAY JOINT issued 1st Sgl Hammersmith – Portland Rd (dated 1898); METROPOLITAN RAILWAY 1st Sgl St John’s Wood R’d – Addison Rd (Kensington) (dated 1899); METROPOLITAN & DISTRICT RAILWAY 2nd Sgl Cannon Street – Mark Lane (dated 1899); DISTRICT RAILWAY two 3rd Sgls. All have red “O” or “I” overprints. Mostly VGC. (5)£60
123MIDLAND GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY OF IRELAND (so titled) selection of unused PARCEL STAMPS at a range of values including examples which include “Delivery in Dublin Within Circular-road,” and availability “Between any Station on MGWR and any Station on Athenry and Ennis Junction Railways.” Plus 2 x 1d mauve “Luggage Deposit Office” which include receipts. There are 13 different stamps in the lot, each duplicated once. Many rare examples. (26)£210
124MIDLAND RAILWAY issued mostly 3rd class Sgls from Bredon (Bicycle) (/), Clifton Down, Dudbridge (Child), Hay (/), Hereford (/), Kings Norton (whole Rtn), Mangotsfield (Dog), Nuneaton (Child revised fare), Stonehouse (Bicycle/Pram 50 miles), Weston (on Mangotsfield & Bath Branch) (Bd). (10)£55
125SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM & DOVER RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Ludgate Hill – Holloway (dated 1901) in VGC. (1)£34
126EAST SURREY TRACTION Co. Ltd. named stage punch type BUS TICKETS for the Beare Green – Handcross service (BG & HC and HC & BG) issued c.1920; five different values (2d, 3d, 4d, 6d and 10d) – the 10d has been “beheaded” but the others are in good used condition. (5)£38
127GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd buff Sgl Gresford (renamed Gresford for Llay by 1932) – Wrexham (dated 1913) in VGC. (1)£55
128LT (BUSES) geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from routes 72 and 72/72A in the South West London Area issued during wartime and the post-war period. Examples from different sets featured to show changes in stage and fares throughout the period. Some harder to find tickets noted. Mostly good condition. See note at lot 8. (131)£320
129GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Sherwood (closed 1/7/1916) – Bestwood Colliery (closed 14/9/1931) in VGC. (1)£40
130NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION issued whole Edmondson Sgl Camp – Brookwood (dated 1894) on pink/white striped card in VGC. (1)£370
131LONDON CAMBERWELL & DULWICH TRAMWAYS 1½d green geographical punch type TRAM TICKET for the route Rye Lane (Heston Arms) – Plough Inn, Lordship Lane, Dulwich (with red “B” overprint) in good condition with slight foxing only. (1)£150
132LONDON ELECTRIC RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons from Goodge Street, Hyde Pk Corner 3d, Mornington Cres 4d (both station of origin type), Tufnell Park, Warwick Avenue 4d (station of origin type). VGC. (5)£38
133WEST OF ENGLAND LUGGAGE LABELS selection comprising Cornwall Railway (Type C72) Bodmin Road to Moretonhampstead; West Cornwall Railway (Type W12) to Dawlish; Somerset and Dorset Joint Line (Type S53) to Norwood Junction (LB&SC) Via Templecombe; Bristol & Exeter Railway (Type B31) to Highbdge; GWR (Type G75) Yeovil (B&E) to Morebath. VGC. (5)£8
134L&NW & GW JOINT AND MERSEY RAILWAYS 3rd WEEKLY SEASON TICKET between Heswall – Liverpool (James Street) dated 23/7/1938 in good condition, although slight (/). (1)£10
135NORTH LONDON RAILWAY issued 2nd class whole Rtns variously on blue/pink/white and pink/blue cards from Broad Street, Dalston Junction, Highbury, Mildmay Park (3 different – 1 is /), all dated between 1893-1895. Mostly VGC. (6)£150
136LAKE DISTRICT ROAD TRAFFIC Co. Ltd used whole Edmondson Single BUS TICKET for the journey Windermere – Keswick printed by Williamson, Ashton. The ticket has been dated “June 30” (no year) in pen and has been clipped. VGC. (1)£26
137L&NW & GW JOINT RAILWAYS whole Edmondsons from Birkenhead Town, Bromboro’ (both a), Helsby (i); LMS & GW JOINT RAILWAYS from Birkenhead W’side (i), Bromboro’ (a), Chester (2-both a), Hooton (i), Rock Ferry (2-1i, 1a). All different. (10)£22
138LGOC & ASSOC Cos/LPTB/LT (BUSES) selection of all different fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Services 103/152, 152 & 200, 152, 113, 105, 213, and 201 & 213 in the South West London Area issued between mid-1920s-1940. All have been loose mounted by the vendor into an album with some annotation and references to show changes in stage names/routes in the different sets offered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 8. (37)£220
139CHARING CROSS EUSTON & HAMPSTEAD RAILWAY issued Sgl Oxford Street (opened 22/6/1907, renamed Tottenham Court Road 9/3/1908) – Kentish Town (with bold letters “K” and “T” in destination) in excellent condition. (1)£160
140GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY 3rd Parly Sgl for “Corbetts Workmen” Stoke Works – Droitwich (dated 1899) on mauve/white card. Corner missing, / and scuff, but what a rarity!£210
141WORCESTER ELECTRIC TRACTION Co. Ltd. 1d blue punch type TRAM TICKET for the route Barbourne – Rainbow Hill – Bath Road – City Terminus. A little faded and small stain, but a good example from a system that closed on 31/5/1928. (1)£100
142LM&SR issued Sgls from Bay Horse, Edinburgh (Princes St) (faded), Entwistle, Glasgow (St Enoch), Hanley (grubby), Kendal, Liverpool (Exchange), Llanerchymedd, Rotherham (Masboro), Ruthin, Windermere. All different. Mostly good/VGC. (15)£48
143IRISH RAILWAYS selection of LUGGAGE LABELS Including examples from MR-NCC (8 including larger shipping type), B&NCR (4), GNR(I) (5), GSR (3), GS&WR (10), Cavan & Leitrim Railway (1), DW&WR (1) and untitled (1). Mostly VGC. (33)£10
144LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Aintree L&Y, Birkdale (a), Dewsbury L&Y (/), Formby (Rtn–a), Henley House (Rtn) (Bd), Horbury (2nd class), Manchester A, Mirfield L&Y (Bd), Netherton (clips), Thornhill L&Y. (10)£160
145FURNESS RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Piel (closed 6/7/1936) – Barrow (dated 1902) in excellent condition. (1)£400
146THE GREENOCK MOTOR SERVICE Co. selection of geographical punch type BUS TICKETS comprising 1d yellow Workman’s Ticket, 1d yellow, 2½d orange, 3d green 3½d cerise, 4d khaki, 5d purple for the Carnegie – Ashton route. Condition varies, mostly good. (7)£42
147LONDON MIDLAND & SCOTTISH RAILWAY audit clipped 3rd Sgl Allangrange – Munlochy (both closed 1/10/1951) in VGC. (1)£80
148LT (BUSES) geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from route 73 in the South West London Area issued during wartime and the post-war period. Examples from different sets featured to show changes in stage and fares throughout the period. Some harder to find tickets noted. Mostly good condition. See note at lot 8. (111)£320
149LONDON ELECTRIC RAILWAY unissued whole Interchange Priv. Ticket 3rd Rtn for GWR Party Paddington 0 Oxford Circus (pd 19/3/1926) in excellent condition. (1)£22
150MIDLAND RAILWAY 1st Class Free Pass dated January 1st – 31st December 1868 in favour of Mrs Browne & Two Children of Derby to travel between Any Stations. Centre folding with ivory cover with MR “Wyvern” and title etched in gold, red and green on the front, the whole pass having gilt edging. A superb item in excellent condition. (1)£100
LOTS 151-179: PLATFORM TICKETS (All Edmondson cards unless stated)
151SR T3 Red Diamond: Ashford (Kent), Bearsted, Boxhill & Burford Bridge, Brixton, Cheam, Cowes, East Grinstead, Exeter Central, Hinchley Wood, Holborn Viaduct. (10)£55
152BR (M) 1d no diamond (Trans-LMSR style): Blackpool North, Caernarvon, Chester Northgate, Humberstone, Liverpool Central, Liverpool Lime Street 1, Loughboro Central, Queen’s P’k. (West Kilburn), St Albans City, Warwick Road 1. (10)£32
153GWR WELSH STATIONS (mixed types): Aberystwyth A, Bala, Barmouth, Dinas Powis, Ebbw Vale, Lavernock, Llanbradach, Machynlleth, Maerdy, Risca. (10)£26
154BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Acton Central, Andover Town, Berrylands 2, Broadstairs 1, Chilworth, Cranleigh, Cullercoats, Enfield Chase, Glasgow (Queen St) 9, Lancing 1, Leatherhead, Llangollen, Malton, Putney, Salisbury 2 (/), Shorncliffe 3, Southend-on-Sea (Victoria), Totton, Wendover, Wimborne. (20)£70
155LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY: Lancaster North on white card with curved station name (dated 1904) in VGC. (1)£85
156BR (E) 1d no diamond (Trans-name at base): Althorne, Bury St Edmunds, Cambridge A, Colchester DO B, Derby Road, Doncaster Central B, Ely, Enfield Lock, Grantham, Hertford East, Kelvedon, Lea Bridge, Norwich Thorpe B, Stoke Newington, Wroxham, Yarmouth Beach. (16)£32
157LM&SR T2: Bolton (Great Moor St), Burnley Barracks (dated 1941) in VGC. (2)£65
158SR T3 Red Diamond: Adisham, Battle, Bearsted, Brixton, Cannon Street 2, Chestfield & Swalecliffe Ht 1, Chilham, Chislehurst, Dunton Green, Eden Park, Elmstead Woods, Falconwood, Folkestone Junc. 1, Headcorn, Herne Hill, Hither Green 1, Martin Mill, Rainham, Sydenham Hill, Westcombe Park. (20)£70
159BELFAST & COUNTY DOWN RAILWAY: Newcastle Station on orange card. (1)£24
160LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY T2 on blue card: Bude in VGC. (1)£250
161BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Addlestone, Atherton (Central), Berwick (Sussex), Brockley DO, Chiswick, Dalston Junction, Dereham, Enfield Lock, Godstone, High Brooms, Lewes, Llantrisant, Manchester (Victoria) 7, Putney, Sanderstead, Sidmouth Junction, Southwater, Treorchy D, West Byfleet 2, Whitefield. (20)£28
162LNER (mixed types): Battlesbridge A, Braintree & Bocking A, Brightlingsea A, Bures A, Cambridge B, Cambridge Hth A, Chappel & Wakes Colne A, Fenchurch St A, Forest Gate EO A, Halesworth A, Harlow A, Hockley A, Littleport A, Liverpool St B, Maldon East & Heybridge A, March A, Mellis A, Reedham A, Wickham Mkt A, Woodham Ferrers G. (20)£46
163BRB (E) unpriced Red Diamond. A box containing approx 500 (with duplication of issuing station). (Qty)£26
164GWR T3 (blue/white stripe/red station name): Penarth Town (U) in VGC. (1)£90
165SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY: Ravensbourne with a little (Bd), VGC otherwise. (1)£22
166BR (E) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Grays 1 (BR (W) type), Haughley, Ilford (East Office) (no diamond), Peterborough North, Potters Bar & South Mimms, Rochford, Scunthorpe & Frodingham (clipped through name), Southend-on-Sea East (BR (W) style), Southend-on-Sea Vic, Stamford Hill (“Platform Ticket” above name). (10)£26
167SR T3 Red Diamond: Alton, Ash, Bagshot (sl. faded), Basingstoke 1, Cobham, Corfe Castle, Cosham 2, Datchet, Earlsfield 1, Fratton 1, Haslemere, Hook, Horsley, Ottery St Mary, Oxshott, Queens Road Battersea, Sholing, Virginia Water, Waterloo 10, Windsor & Eton Riverside. (20)£34
168BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Trans-name at base): Ashford Kent 3, Birkbeck, Blackwater Hants, Cheam 1, Coulsdon North, Heathfield, Horsham 1, Isleworth, Maidstone East 3, Minster (Thanet). (10)£34
169SR T3 Red Diamond: Belmont, Bere Alston, Brighton 4, Cannon Street 1 and 3, Cheam 2, Chestfield & Swalecliffe Ht. 1, Dorking North, Ford (Sussex), Hook, Martin Mill, Rowfant, Ryde St Johns Road, Sevenoaks (B&B), Shortlands, Sydenham Hill, Victoria 4, Wallington 1, Wateringbury, Whimple. (20)£38
170L&NER T1 – GNR T2 (Trans): Hatfield (with red “HAT” overprint) in VGC. (1)£55
171BRB (S) unpriced Red Diamond. A box containing approx 500 (with duplication of issuing station). (Qty)£22
172SR T2B Red Diamond: Appledore (Bd), Ash, Cliffe, Gomshall & Shere, Grove Ferry, Loughborough Jc., Sidley, Stone Crossing Halt, Woodmansterne, Wye. (10)£32
173MIXED PRE-NATIONALISATION: LNER issues: Bures A, Chatteris A, Hadley Wood, Lincoln, Malton (Free), Newark, Stamford (foxing), Waltham Cross & A DO; LM&SR issues: Gloucester B, Leicester A. (10)£10
174BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Adisham, Barnstaple Town, Berwick (Sussex), Brondesbury Park, Chorley, Dartford, Dinton, Epsom Downs, Goodmayes, Higham, Leytonstone (High Road), Lydd Town, Manchester (Victoria) 7, North Camp, Queenborough, Sandhills, Slinfold, Southwick, Tulse Hill, West Dulwich. (20)£38
175DUMBARTON & BALLOCH JOINT LINE (LMSR T2A): Dumbarton 1 (negative numerals) (dated 1935). Slightly faded. (1)£85
176FREE ISSUES: GWR: Liskeard (Pass From Platform), Taunton (to Down BO (pink card)); L&YR: Preston EL; LM&SR: Preston Station (to Dining Room); LNER blue card: Boston, Grantham, Royston, Three Counties St’n, Wisbech; LNER red print on white card: Malton. (10)£20
177LM&SR T2: Cheadle Heath; L&NWR (Free) on brown card: Stockport U. (2)£20
178SR T1 Red Blob including Berwick, Cannon Street 2, Dinton, Hailsham, Kemsing, Nutfield, Sharnal Street, Sutton Bingham, Victoria 1, Warlingham, Woodbury Road, etc. (31)£65
179GWR T1 (green/white stripe/red station name): Cardiff General (U) in VGC. (1)£28
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180LONDON CHATHAM & DOVER and LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY S 2nd Sgl Clapham Road – Uxbridge Road For Shepherd’s Bush (dated 1898) on mauve card with pink stripe. A couple of slight (/), good otherwise. (1)£120
181LONDON STREET TRAMS COMPANY early punch type HORSE TRAM TICKETS comprising four different 1d and two different 2d issues, all in fine used condition. (6)£70
182LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued and audit 1st Sgls from Foleshill (i), Glan Conway (a), Guide Bridge (a), Kinnerton (a), Manchester (London Road) (i), Penkridge (a), Reddish (a), Shenstone (a) Sutton Oak No 1 (a), Tue Brook No 1 (a). (10)£22
183A selection of RAILWAY LETTER, PARCELS and NEWSPAPER STAMPS including examples from Highland, NBR, L&YR, IoWR, LB&SCR, NSR, LT, Met & GC, CLC, LSWR, etc. (19)£50
184COCKERMOUTH KESWICK & PENRITH RAILWAY issued Parly Sgls Keswick – Barrow (Bd), Braithwaite – Frizington (Bd), Troutbeck – Cockermouth (faded, poor), 3rd Sgl Keswick – Bassenthwaite Lake (faded / Bd), Bike/Pram Sgls Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick. Mostly VGC. (6)£30
185NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY issued 2nd class Sgl Elswick – Newcastle (dated 1890) in VGC. (1)£55
186LONDON GENERAL COUNTRY SERVICES Ltd. Two geographical punch type BUS TICKETS for Services 301 and 302 Watford Heath – Aylesbury at 1d white and 2d blue fares; plus a 36-stage 1d white numerical ticket similar to East Surrey transitional types. VGC. (3)£50
187LONDON MIDLAND & SCOTTISH RAILWAY audit clipped 3rd Sgl Avoch (closed 1/10/1951) – Inverness in VGC. (1)N/S
188LGOC & ASSOC Cos/LPTB selection of all different fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from short-lived routes in Richmond, Kingston, Hampton Court or Esher including 170, 171, 198, 206, 207, 214, 216, 255 and 261 issued between c.1930-1940. Also featured is an extremely rare 3d pink Child with “LPTB/United Yeast Co.” heading for the journey Hampton Court Station – East Molesey Court. All have been loose mounted by the vendor into an album. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 8. (31)£560
189LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons from Banbury, Dunstable, Kings Langley & Abbots Langley, London (Euston) – Rockingham, Market Harboro (2nd), Northampton (Castle); GN&LNW JOINT RAILWAY audit/unissued whole Edmondsons from East Norton, Great Dalby, John o’ Gaunt, Melton Mowbray, Scalford. All different and VGC. (16)£44
190MIDLAND & SOUTH WESTERN JUNCTION RAILWAY issued 2nd Sgl Chiseldon – Swindon Tn M&SWJ (dated 1899). Slight (/) VGC otherwise. 2nd class tickets from this line are very difficult to find. (1)£160
191RYE & CAMBER TRAMWAYS COMPANY LIMITED 3d Single white punch type TRAM TICKET to Golf Links in used VGC. The line closed in 1939 and was requisitioned by the Admiralty, never to re-open to the public. (1)£85
192BELFAST & NORTHERN COUNTIES RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons comprising 1st Sgl Ballykelly – Limavady Junc (dated 1896); 2nd Sgl Coleraine – Magilligan (dated 1899); 3rd Sgl Downhill – Magilligan (dated 1896) (slight /). All three have slight (Bd), good otherwise. (3)£230
193LUGGAGE LABELS. An all different selection including 65 LB&SCR of various types, plus a few SER/SE&CR, SR, GER, etc. (72)£30
194NORTH LONDON RAILWAY 3rd WEEKLY SEASON TICKET between Hackney & Broad Street (on brown with large red “4” overprint) dated 3/6/1911 in VGC. (1)£32
195GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls mostly from the London area including Bowes Park, Crouch End, East Finchley, Enfield, Finchley, High Barnet, Highgate, Mill Hill, New Barnet, Stroud Green, Winchmore Hill, Woodside Park, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£95
196GREEN LINE COACHES LIMITED selection of geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from various routes including Guildford – London, Cobham (White Lion) – London, St Albans – Dorking, etc; included also are two Return halves. VGC. (6wh 2hlf)£42
197ASHOVER LIGHT RAILWAY punch type tickets comprising 1d buff, 1½d blue, 4d pink and 5d green Singles. All in VGC. (4)£40
198GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY BUS TICKET. An issued whole Edmondson for “Slough & Beaconsfield Road Motor Omnibus Service” issued before the 1906 opening of the GW & GC Joint Line. Slight rubbing to surface, good generally. (1)£30
199SOMERSET & DORSET JOINT RAILWAY/COMMITTEE mostly issued MR style whole from Blandford, Bath (faded/Bd), Shepton Mallet (S&D) (Child Rtn) (faded), Shapwick (1st), SR style whole from Cole (Rtn-u), Sturminster Newton (Rtn-Child). (6)£42
200HIGHLAND RAILWAY 3rd Sgl Strathpeffer – Conon issued in the 1920s in excellent condition. (1)£75
201CITY OF BIRMINGHAM TRAMWAYS COMPANY yellow/red diagonal stripe punch type Exchange TRAM TICKET for the Yardley Route; plus a later BIRMINGHAM CORPORATION TRAMWAYS 1d blue/white stripe for the Aston Station – Fox & Goose Terminus route; and later still BCT & Omnibus Dept 1d Ordinary numbered stage type. (3)£100
202LM&SR issued and audit whole Edmondson selection from the Birmingham and West Midlands area. (20)£85
203GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY. An ALBUM of LUGGAGE LABELS comprising G32/1, G33/1 and G33/2 types including a significant number to the harder to find London Docklands area destinations; plus a few LNER standard and transitional types and a BR transitional type. All different. (92)£28
204GREAT WESTERN & GREAT CENTRAL JOINT RAILWAYS mostly issued comprising 4 whole GWR style prints and 5 whole and 1 severed half LNER style prints from Denham, High Wycombe, Gerrards Cross, Haddenham, W. Ruislip (for Ickenham) (vertical type), Seer Green Halt (a), South Ruislip & Northolt Junc, etc. (9wh 1hlf)£110
205SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Southborough (renamed High Brooms 21/9/1925) – Snodland (dated 1908) in excellent condition. (1)£60
206BIRMINGHAM SELECTION of punch type TRAM and BUS TICKETS. Early/mid-1920s BMMO numbered stage bus tickets at 1d – 6d fares; and BIRMINGHAM CORPORATION TRAMWAYS 7th Stage/7th Stage series numericals. (18)£34
207LONDON & NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY audit clipped 3rd Exchange Sgl Drumshoreland (closed 18/6/1951) – Haymarket in VGC. (1)£32
208THE ORTONA MOTOR Co. Ltd. Three numerical stage punch type BUS TICKETS comprising 1d pink, 6d green and 1/-d mauve examples. VGC. (3)£30
209CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS issued 3rd Parly Sgl St Harmons – Tylwch (dated 1909) (both closed 31/12/1962) with a crease, good otherwise. (1)£150
210RHONDDA & SWANSEA BAY RAILWAY audit clipped Parly Sgl Blaen Rhondda – Troedyrhiew Garth GWR in excellent condition. (1)£50
211LONDON TRAM Co. early punch type HORSE TRAM TICKETS comprising ½d orange Victoria – Camberwell Green 1d white Blackfriars Bridge – Streatham Terminus. Both items in VGC. (2)£30
212LM&SR issued Sgls from Arnside, Bay Horse (faded), Blackpool (Central), Brackley, Coniston, Cop Lane, Entwistle, Kendal, Liverpool (Exchange), Millers Dale, Ruthin, Silecroft (Trans), Windermere, plus Southport A LMS (T3A) Platform Ticket. All different. Mostly good/VGC. (15)£130
213LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Accrington, Barnsley, Blackpool Central, Bradford, Brighouse, Burnley (EL), Middleton (Bd), Rochdale, Wakefield Kirkgate; also 1st audit Sgl Tottington. (10)£60
214METROPOLITAN RAILWAY (3), MET & GC JOINT COMMITTEE (6), METROPOLITAN DISTRICT (5) and MET & GW RAILWAYS (2) selection of WEEKLY and SEASON TICKETS dating from the 1920s/30s offering a good variety of styles and colours. Mostly VGC. (16)£120
215LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued Sgls from Chandler’s Ford, Fratton, Guildford, Gunnersbury, Kingston, Richmond New (and N), Southampton, Teddington, Tooting Junc., Wimbledon (and NO). All different and mostly VGC. (15)£48
216KYIV (formerly KIEV) UKRAINE TRANSPORT SYSTEM. An unusual and attractive selection of plastic magnetic cards for the city’s integrated transport system. The cards are valid on Metro, Trams, Trolleybuses or Buses, or a combination of one or more of these; each month features a different design. (12)£32
217BR (S) mostly issued whole Edmondsons (only 3 audit/unissued) including Addlestone, Adisham, Aldrington Halt, Ardingly, Ashtead, Baynards, Bishopstone, Boxhill & Burford Bridge, Chipstead, Deepdene, Dormans (3rd whole Early Morning Return), Dumpton Park, East Grinstead, etc. All have BTC backs. (50)£48
218HARROGATE CARRIAGE Co. Ltd. 1d white/blue stripe punch type BUS TICKET printed for “In” or “Out” direction of travel, probably issued c.1930s in VGC. We have been able to find very little information on this company. (1)£34
219NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY centre-folding LEATHER “BEARER” PASS (serial E17) issued by the Motor Department York and valid 1/1/1916-31/12/1916 authorising a Ticket Examiner to travel on NER Passenger Vehicles to examine tickets. The paper inner is a little crumpled, but cover good for a pass seldom seen. (1)£44
220GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued 2nd class Sgl Stratton (closed 2/3/1953) – Swindon (dated 1897) in excellent condition. (1)£44
221LANCASTER & DISTRICT TRAMWAYS roll type HORSE TRAM TICKETS comprising 1½d orange for Captain’s Row – Morecambe and 2d blue, 2d grey and 3d mauve “Fare Paid” types in VGC. Despite severe competition from the railways between Lancaster and Morecambe, the line survived from 2/8/1890 until 31/12/1921 and was never taken over by the larger systems in the places it served. (4)£20
222DISTRICT RAILWAY issued later whole Edmondsons (most on green card) from Bow Road, Chiswick Park, Heston-Hounslow, Parsons Green, St James’ Park (pink card), South Ealing, Temple, Walham Green. Mostly VGC. (8)£32
223SWANSEA & MUMBLES TRAMWAY numerical stage punch type TRAM TICKETS variously headed Swansea Improvements and South Wales Transport comprising 1½d buff (2 different), 1½d long green, 2½d orange, 4d buff Exchange Return. VGC. (5)£24
224NIDD VALLEY LIGHT RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Pateley Bridge – Wath (dated 1908), plus unissued 3rd Child Sgl Lofthouse – Ramsgill. Both in VGC. (2)£60
225SOMERSET & DORSET RAILWAY JOINT COMMITTEE 3rd Sgl Cossington (closed 1/12/1952) – Bridgwater (date illegible) in VGC. (1)£30
226CHATHAM & DISTRICT TRACTION COMPANY 1½d pink and 2d blue geographical BUS/TRAM TICKETS; together with a 1d white numerical stage type. VGC. (3)£36
227SR. 100 issued whole Edmondsons mostly from London Area stations with some duplication of station, but all different issuing windows. Mostly good condition. (100)£85
228A DELVER’S DELIGHT of over 2,500 UK BUS TICKETS. Many different companies represented offering a wide range of different types of ticket including some modern machine issues. Sorting will repay. (Qty)£110
229GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY issued Sgls from Alexandra Palace St’n, Holloway (2nd class), Huntingdon, New Barnet – South Kensington, Nottingham – Cotham (1st class), St Neots, Welwyn, Woodhall Spa, Woodkirk, York. Condition varies, mostly good. (10)£30
230BRECON & MERTHYR RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly Sgl Talybont 3 – Newport (High Street GW) (dated 1895) in VGC. (1)£30
231ERITH COUNCIL TRAMWAYS. Two 2½d mauve punch type TRAM TICKETS for the route Market Place Bexley Heath – Abbey Wood, one unusually slightly larger and with an advertisement at the top “Dine at Municipal Restaurant”; together with BEXLEY COUNCIL TRAMWAYS AND DARTFORD LIGHT RAILWAYS 1d white for the route Bull Hotel – Pinnsole Hill. VGC. (3)£75
232LM&SR selection of unusual types including Blind Person Accompanied by Attendant, Cattle Series, Colonial Privilege, Half Day Rail Cruise Excursion, Hand Barrow (2 Wheels), Market Free, Passenger Ticket by Goods Train, Walking Tour (For Bicycle!), Angle, Ferry Ticket for Char-A-Banc. Most are unissued. (10)£20
233ARGENTINA: EARLY BUENOS ARIES TRAMWAY Cos. Eight paper TRAM TICKETS from the Tramway Metropolitano. All different. (8)£10
234SR RAIL MOTOR CAR 3rd Sgl punch type vertical print ticket Browndown Halt – Lee-on-the-Solent – Fort Gomer Halt – Fort Brockhurst apparently used and in VGC. The line closed on 1/1/1931. (1)£80
235NER Member of Ships Crew of Not Less Than Five in Number Travelling Together issued 3rd Sgl North Shields – Cardiff GW (dated 1899) (serial 057) slightly grubby with several clips, but good overall. (1)£28
236PLYMOUTH STONEHOUSE AND DEVONPORT TRAMWAYS Co. 2d buff geographical punch type TRAM TICKET issued c.1912 in good condition. This system was taken over by Plymouth Corporation in July 1922. (1)£55
237LNER 29 different issued whole Edmondsons mostly from ex-NER and ex-GER stations including Transitional issues and early prints. Mostly VGC. (29)£55
238LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS Co selection of early geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Service 27 (4 examples – 2d, 2½d, 3d and 5d) and one each from 65 Salisbury Hotel – Stoke Newington (2½d), 152 Stockwell – Godstone Green (7d) and 169 Hampton Court – Somerset House (1d), all with green fare overprints. Mostly VGC with some rare issues. See note at lot 8. (7)£80
239SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Cannon Street, Charing Cross, Dorking (/), Greenhithe (/), Hastings, New Brompton (renamed Gillingham (SE&C) 1/10/1912), Ramsgate Har. (closed 2/7/1926), Rye, St Paul’s, Woolwich Arsenal. Mostly VGC. (1)£85
240METROPOLITAN & LONDON CHATHAM & DOVER RAILWAYS 2nd class Sgl Moorgate Street – Snow Hill (dated 1896) in excellent condition. (1)£32
241SOUTHEND CORPORATION TRAMWAYS/TRANSPORT punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d white, 2d yellow, 5d orange for the High Street – Kursaal route and a 6d buff Circular Tour (slight foxing). Used and mostly VGC. (4)£32
242IRISH RAILWAYS mostly issued whole Edmondsons comprising BELFAST & COUNTY DOWN RAILWAY (2) from Comber, Groomsport Rd; GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY (IRELAND) (3) from Belfast (2 – 2nd class), Lisburn; SLIGO LEITRIM & NORTHERN COUNTIES RAILWAY (4) from Belcoo (u), Dromahair, Florencecourt (u), Sligo; GREAT SOUTHERN RAILWAY (3) from Cork (Glanmire Rd), Oranmore, Nenagh. Mostly VGC. (12)£120
243Issues from BRISTOL TEMPLE MEADS: Midland Rly ( Bike), GW (PN) 1, BR (12). All different. Mostly VGC. (14)£10
244GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY selection of 2nd (1) and 3rd (3) SEASON TICKETS available between Liverpool St/Fenchurch – Epping (stamped) and Brentwood @, Billericay – Brentwood @ and Dunham @ - Swaffham @. The last three are 3rd class and overstamped “Half.” Generally good/VGC condition. (4)£70
245SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY 3rd Sgl Frant – Tunbridge Wells on buff card (dated 1894) in VGC. (1)£34
246LIVERPOOL CORPORATION TRAMS selection of two early GNP geographical TRAM TICKETS issued c.1910, twelve later Corporation produced 2d geographicals, one 7d Day Ticket, two different Exchanges and three different numericals. (20)£40
247LONDON & NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY audit clipped 3rd Sgl Killearn – Aberfoyle (both closed 1/10/1951) in VGC. (1)£80
248WRIGHT & PANKHURST punch type BUS TICKETS comprising 2d white and 1/- mauve Return Rye, Camber and Rye Harbour Bus and 4d orange and 8d mauve Rye Winchelsea and Winchelsea Beach Bus. Issued c.1920s and mostly VGC. (4)£85
249EASTERN COUNTIES RAILWAY. A large orange card ticket approx 4½” x 2¼” for “Excursion to Rye House and Gardens” by the ECR on Monday 16th July 1855. The serial number (1583) was written in and initialed by the issuing clerk. Apart from a couple of vary small holes, the ticket is in exceptionally good condition and a rare find. (1)£110
250SWINDON MARLBOROUGH & ANDOVER RAILWAY issued 1st whole Rtn Rushey Platt – Chiseldon (serial 000) (date appears to be 1899). Slightly faded, but a rare opportunity to obtain a ticket so titled. (1)£210
LOTS 251-279: PLATFORM TICKETS (All Edmondson cards unless stated)
251GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY: Paddington. Apparently an experimental issue on thin mauve card which appears to be issued from a Rapidprinter or similar machine. It is dated 30/4/1936 and in VGC. (1)£38
252BTC (S) 1d Red Diamond: Bellingham (Bd), Berrylands 2, Brentford Cen, Clapham, Colyford (Bd), Denmark Hill, Dorking Town (/), Eastbourne 3, Eden Park, Esher, Exeter Cen 3 (Bd), Farnborough (Bd), Folkestone Junc 1, Forest Hill 2, Fratton 2, Gipsy Hill, Gravesend Cen 2, Hailsham, Havant 2, Haywards Heath 2. (20)£34
253LNER T3B: Braintree & Bocking A, Bealings A, Brightlingsea A, Halesworth A, Hockley A, Jarrow N, Saxmundham A, Woodham Ferrers G; T3C: Hull M1, Wivenhoe A. (10)£20
254SR T1 Red Blob: Goring By Sea (dated 1940) in VGC. (1)£110
255LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY: Liverpool (Exchange) D on white card with green band (dated 1935) in VGC. (1)£75
256SR T2 Red Diamond: Ash, Bordon (/), Cannon Street 3, Cliffe, Crowthorne, Frimley, Gomshall & Shere, Grange Road, Horsted Keynes, Loughborough Jc., Plumpton, Sidley, Slinfold, Wandsworth Road, Wandsworth Rd HO, Woodmansterne; T3 Red Diamond: Adisham, Amberley, Battle, Bearsted. (20)£40
257BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Albany Park, Barnstaple Victoria Road, Betchworth, Brookwood, Christchurch, Dartford 1, Dundee (West), Eridge, Grantham, Highbury & Islington, Lichfield (City), Lyme Regis, March, North Woolwich, Queens Road (Battersea), Sandling for Hythe, Southampton Terminus (For Docks) 1, Spalding Town, Tunbridge Wells Cn 1, West Hampstead. (20)£55
258LNER T3A: Finningham A, Glemsford A, Oulton Broad North A; T3B: Bealings A; T3C: Leiston A. (5)£55
259BR 1d ISSUES WITHOUT DIAMOND (mostly Trans): Ashington (lightly stamped “Spec”), Birmingham Moor Street (headed Rly Exec (WR) on buff card), Dundee East, Hull 1, King’s Cross C, Largs, Liverpool Street A, Manchester Central, Northallerton, Scunthorpe & Frodingham, Southminster, Stafford; also two BRB 3d errors: Cheshunt, Tunbridge Wells West. (14)£20
260LONDON BRIGHTON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY: Mitcham (dated 1915) in VGC. (1)£130
261ABERDEEN JOINT PASSENGER STATION 2d Edmondson: LNER T3A (black), LNER T3B (red), Small A/A machine (orange); plus four experimental Rapidprinter machine issues. (7)£26
262BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Addiscombe, Appledore, Albany Park, Alresford, Andover Junction, Angmering, Ascot, Ashford (M’sex), Axminster, Barnes Bridge, Basingstoke, Battersea Park, Beckenham Hill, Beckenham Junc 2, Bellingham, Belvedere, Betchworth, Billingshurst, Birkbeck, Boscombe 1. (20)£55
263LM&SR T2: Euston 2, Euston 8; T3A: Apsley, North Wembley, Watford West (stamped “Spec”), Willesden 1. (6)£20
264BRB (S) Green Diamond. A box containing approx 450 (with duplication of issuing station). (Qty)£22
265LM&SR (full title) T1 – MR (Trans): Leeds B (dated 1923) in VGC. (1)£55
266BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Aldershot, Baynards, Bexhill Central, Broxbourne & Hoddesdon, Christ’s Hospital (West Horsham), Dartford 2, East Brixton, Erith, Gravesend Cen 1, Hildenborough, Lichfield (Trent Valley), Mablethorpe, Merstham, Northumberland Park, Radcliffe (Central), Sandown, Southampton Terminus (For Docks) 2, Squires Gate, Twickenham UOI, West St Leonards. (20)£30
267SR T3 Red Diamond: Launceston, Malden 1, Margate 2, Mortehoe, Portsmouth Harbour 1, Queenborough, Robertsbridge, Sidmouth, Sevenoaks B&B, Shepperton. (1)£80
268LTE 1d buff (T1A Gill Sans): Aldwych, Baker St E, Bank N, Bow Road, Buckhurst Hill A and B, Burnt Oak, Chalfont & Latimer, Chorley Wood, Debden (orange), Eastcote, Edgware Rd B, Elephant & Castle N, Epping (/), Essex Rd, Finsbury Pk LL and P, Gloucester Road, Goldhawk Road, Hampstead. (20)£34
269BTC (E/N/M) 1d Red Diamond: Louth (2d overstamped), Lowestoft (Central) A, Market Harborough A, Retford, St Albans (City), Stockton-on-Tees, Wakefield (Westgate); 2d Red Diamond: Blackpool (Central), Dalston Junction, Goodmayes, London (Broad Street), March, Mill Hill (Broadway), Newark (Northgate), North Wembley, Nottingham (London Road High Level), Southend-on-Sea (Victoria), Southport (St Lukes), Squires Gate, Watford (West). (20)£20
270LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY T2 on orange card: Dorchester in VGC. (1)£95
271BRB (S) unpriced Red Diamond. A box containing approx 450 (with duplication of issuing station). (Qty)£24
272LM&SR T2: Liverpool Ex AO, Liverpool Ex BO in VGC. (2)N/S
273BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Alresford, Beeston Castle & Tarporley, Bexleyheath, Burnham-on-Crouch, Clapham Junc T2, Deepdene, Esher, Gravesend Cen 2, Holmwood, Linlithgow, Maldon (East), Milford, Norwood Junction & South Norwood DO, Rainham (ER), St Leonards W Marina, Saxmundham, Staines Central, Stockport (Tiviot Dale), Uckfield, West Wickham. (20)£32
274SR T2 Red Diamond: Surbiton 1 on lilac card in VGC. (1)£48
275LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY BEAM: Manchester (Victoria Stn) with solid red blob and pinhole divisions in VGC. (1)£30
276BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Trans-name at base): New Cross Gate, New Milton 1, Queens Road Battersea, Rochester, St Mary Cray 1, Shanklin, Sidmouth, Sittingbourne & Milton Regis, Staplehurst, Victoria 8. (10)£30
277GWR (ENGLISH STATIONS (mixed types) Edmondsons: Bordesley, Bourne End D, Bridgwater, Bristol TM A, Chard, Ealing Broadway, Evesham, Exeter, Henley-on-Thames, Kingswear BO, Maidenhead, Marylebone 2, Oxford U T, Paddington 5, Paignton, Stourbridge Town, Taunton D, Torquay, Torre, Windsor & Eton; BEAM (hatched blob) issues: Aberystwyth 2, Birmingham SH B Stn., Cardiff General C (2); BEAM (circles o/print): Banbury (red circles), Paignton, Wolverhampton (both green circles). (28)£40
278SR T2B Red Diamond: Bosham, Brockley, Clapham Jc. 6, Collington Halt 2, Dormans, Grange Road, Horsted Keynes, Nutbourne Halt, Southbourne Halt, West Hoathly. VGC. (10)£26
279LONDON PASSENGER TRANSPORT BOARD (DR Type): Mile End (dated 1935) with very slight (Bd), VGC otherwise. (1)£34
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280MIDLAND & SOUTH WESTERN JUNCTION RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Blunsdon – Swindon Tn M&SWJ (dated 1899) in excellent condition. Blunsdon station closed to regular services in 1922, but retained a Sunday service (said to be for churchgoers) until 24/9/1924. Thought to be a unique opportunity to obtain an issue from this station. (1)£110
281ILFORD COUNCIL TRAMWAYS used 1d white, 1½d buff, 2d pink and 3d green geographical TRAM TICKETS covering routes from Barking Broadway – Ilford Broadway and various termini in the borough. VGC. (4)£100
282ASHOVER LIGHT RAILWAY punch type tickets comprising 2d green Single, 3d orange Single, 6d khaki Return and 7d green Cheap Day Return. All in VGC. (4)£40
283ARGENTINA: EARLY BUENOS ARIES TRAMWAY Cos. Three paper HORSE TRAM TICKETS from the Tramway de la Capitol issued before 1890. (3)£10
284BISHOPS CASTLE RAILWAY unissued whole Rtns from Bishops Castle, Craven arms and Craven Heath; plus Parly Sgl Craven Arms – Bishop’s Castle. All different and VGC. (1)£18
285FURNESS RAILWAY issued Sgls from Corkickle, St Bees and Whitehaven, audits from Bowness and Heversham (Bd), plus LM&SR (FR) (Trans) 3rd Sgl from Bowness Pier. Mostly VGC. (6)£32
286NORTHAMPTONSHIRE BUS TICKETS: WELLINGBOROUGH MOTOR OMNIBUS Co. Ltd. 10d pink punch type for the route Wellingborough – Raunds; together with two UNITED COUNTIES OMNIBUS AND ROAD TRANSPORT Co. Ltd. geographicals from the same area comprising 4d green Locomotive – Pytching Turn (Isham) and 5d primrose Irthlingborough – Isham. VGC. (3)£100
287TICKETS TO AND FROM RYDE ISLE OF WIGHT: SR issued whole Edmondsons from Ryde Esplanade, Ryde Pier Head and 2nd Sgl Portsmouth Harbour – Ryde Pier (dated 1944); plus two BR whole Edmondsons, two Ryde Pier Tramway punch types and some interesting halves, mostly titled SR Coy’s Steamer. (8wh 12hlf)£55
288LT (BUSES) geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from route 85 in the South West London Area issued during wartime and the post-war period. Examples from different sets featured to show changes in stage and fares throughout the period. Some harder to find tickets noted. Mostly good condition. See note at lot 8. (53)£460
289SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Battersea Park Road (closed 3/4/1916), (Bd and /), Bexhill-on-Sea, Blackheath, Bromley South, Cannon Street (Bd), Clock House, Dover Town (closed 14/10/1914), Ramsgate Town (closed 2/7/1926) – St Lawrence (closed 3/4/1916), Red Hill, Tunbridge Wells. (10)£140
290INVERNESS & PERTH JUNCTION RAILWAY 3rd severed half Struan – Pitlochry on pink card (appears to be dated 1893) in VGC. (1hlf)£85
291TRAM TICKETS: WALTHAMSTOW COUNCIL LIGHT RAILWAYS ½d orange Chingford Mount – River Lea with diagonal red “Child” overprint; plus WALTHAMSTOW CORPORATION TRAMWAYS ½d white Prepaid Scholar’s Voucher as removed from a pad of such tickets in used, slightly faded, condition. Both items a little dusty, but good generally. (1)£20
292GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY pre-Grouping mostly issued whole Edmondsons including 3rd Parly & Deck Sgl Bristol P2 – Belfast GNRI (u), 3rd Parly Sgl Clapham Junc – Notting Hill & Ladbroke Grove (dated 1900), Bicycle or Tricycle Sgl Dartmouth Ferry (dated 1899) (/), 3rd Cheap Circular Tour Sgl Dolgelley GW – Bala (dated 1898), After & Parly Class Sgl Jersey – Guernsey (pd 24/25 March 1899) for “New Barmaid Theatrical Co”, 1st Sgl Nantwich (u) (Advert rear), 2nd Sgl Swindon – Cirencester (dated 1898), 3rd Parly Sgl Uxbridge Road – Notting Hill & Ladbroke Grove (dated 1901), etc. VGC. (15)£330
293MIXED PRE- AND POST-GROUPING mostly issued whole Edmondsons from GER, L&SWR, LB&SCR, NER, NLR, OA&GBJR, plus the Big Four, other Joint companies and Metropolitan Railway. (46)£30
294CITY & SOUTH LONDON RAILWAY & LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS Co MONTHLY SEASON TICKETS (2 different) available between Moorgate – Morden and Carshalton (Windsor Castle): plus similar headed CENTRAL LONDON RAILWAY & LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS Co. between Liverpool Street – Golders Green and Hendon (Ch. End or Ashley Lane); also LONDON ELECTRIC RAILWAY & MET ELECTRIC TRAMS WEEKLY SEASON TICKET between Charing Cross – Golders Green and Regents Park Road (Barnet By-Pass) dated 19/11/1932. All in VGC. (4)£130
295TALYLLYN RAILWAY 3rd Sgl Abergynolwyn – Towyn (dated 1898) in VGC. (1)£38
296LT COACHES. A ring binder containing a collection of WEEKLY TICKETS including two early LPTB titled issues and nine Green Line decimal issues c.1971. The majority of the tickets are unused, but many have been genuinely issued and the whole collection is nicely presented and loose mounted. (200)£20
297LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 2nd Sgls from Brondesbury, Euston (E), Hampstead Heath, Kew Bridge, Loudoun Road, Madeley Market, Stafford No. 1, Sutton Coldfield No 2, Uxbridge Road, Walsall. Mostly good condition. (10)£36
298LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS Co selection of early geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Services 85 and 85 & 85A in the South West London Area issued between 1912-1921. All have been loose mounted by the vendor into an album with some annotation and references to show the development of the service which originated between Putney Bridge Station – Roehampton and eventual extensions to Leatherhead and Guildford. Condition is mostly good with some rare issues. See note at lot 8. (13)£150
299MIDLAND RAILWAY HARPENDEN – HEMEL HEMPSTEAD BRANCH. Two Edmondson card guard issued tickets comprising 1d buff and 4d pink neatly punched in the Heath Park – Hemel Hempsted (sic) and Beaumont’s Halt – Harpenden stages. The former example is in VGC, the latter a little grubby and (/). (2)£32
300WEYMOUTH & PORTLAND RAILWAY issued Bike, Pram etc., Sgl Portland – Weymouth (dated 1898) in VGC. (1)£140
301BATH ELECTRIC TRAMWAYS LIMITED 1½d white 2d Child (red skeletal overprint), 4d mauve menu style geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS for the routes Gt Western Railway – Cross Roads Loop, Gt Western Railway – New Bridge and Guildhall – New Bridge; together with BATH TRAMWAYS MOTOR Co. Ltd. 1/- orange Return and 2/4d mauve Ordinary punch BUS TICKETS. VGC. (5)£30
302CHESHIRE LINES COMMITTEE selection of audit clipped whole Edmondsons offering a colourful array of types in pre- and post-Grouping styles with a few harder to find stations noted, plus two thin card issues. (49)£70
303ARGENTINA: EARLY BUENOS ARIES TRAMWAY Cos. Five paper TRAM TICKETS (4 horse and 1 electric traction) from the Tramway la Nueva. All different. (8)£26
304LNER UNUSUAL TYPES selection including Afternoon, One Article Under 2 Cwts., Blind Persons on Business, Commercial, Drover, Excess Ticket, Exchange Ticket (For Air Ticket), Golfer, Admission to London Casino, Omnibus Permit, Party, Social & Athletic Assoc., River Cruise, Supper, Thames Tour, Theatrical Etc., Thurs or Sat., Sleeping Car Free Ticket, Workman Middle Shift. All audit/unissued. (20)£40
305METROPOLITAN & DISTRICT RAILWAYS 3rd Sgl Deptford Rd For Southwark Park (renamed Surrey Docks in 1911) – St Mary’s (W’chapel) with four clips, good otherwise. (1)£55
306GEORGE R LANE (Omnibus Proprietor, 301 Coventry Road) geographical 1d white punch type BUS TICKET for the stages Allum Rock or Washwood Heath – Saltley Road and Saltley Tramway Terminus – Dale End; plus two WEST YORKSHIRE ROAD CAR Co. used 3d and 6d whole Return Tickets. VGC. (3)£90
307LM&SR issued and audit clipped whole Edmondsons from all parts of the system. All appear to be different and mostly good/VGC. (130)£50
308LT (BUSES) geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from routes 90, 90/90A, 90/A/B and 90/B in the South West London Area issued during wartime and the post-war period. Examples from different sets featured to show changes in stage and fares throughout the period. Some harder to find tickets noted. Mostly good condition. See note at lot 8. (69)£210
309CENTRAL LONDON RAILWAY issued Sgl Wood Lane 1 (closed 23/11/1947) – Chancery Lane (dated 1921) in VGC although clipped. (1)£60
310LB&SC & L&SW RAILWAYS 3rd Sgl Eastbourne – Plymouth Nth Rd (dated 1908). Slight creasing, good generally. (1)£38
311ROTHESAY TRAMWAYS Co. Ltd. punch type TRAM TICKETS at 1d (torn-poor) 3d, 4½d and 6d for various stages on the line Rothesay – Ettrick Bay. Condition varies, but mostly good/VGC. The tramway closed on 30/9/1936. (1)£65
312JOINT UNDERGROUND LINES: Mixture of Edmondson Card, Rapidprinter and other machine issues comprising Met & GC Committee (5 (including whole Rtns including Soldiers Furlough Special – (u)), LT&GW (7), Whitechapel & Bow (4); plus severed halves. (16wh 7hlf)£20
313BR (S) NCR 21. A box containing over 3,000 examples, but only 542 different, hence some tickets considerably duplicated. Nevertheless a good opportunity to fill some gaps in your collection. (3,366)£10
314TAFF VALE RAILWAY issued mostly 3rd Sgls from Cardiff (Queen Street TVR) (1st) (Bd), Cardiff (Riverside) (faded), Lavernock (1st), Llwynypia (for Tonypandy) (Bicycle) (/), Merthyr, Penarth Town (2nd) (Bd), Pontypridd Junction (faded), Tonypandy and Trealaw (clips), Treorchy (annotation and /), plus thin card 3d Parly Excess Fare Cardiff GWR – Penarth Town. (10)£85
315LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Edge Hill, Fleetwood, Liverpool (Lime St) 1, Manchester (Exc’nge), Northampton (Castle), Old Colwyn, Oldham (Clegg St), Patricroft, Stockport N and Workington. Mostly VGC. (10)£42
316PREMIER OMNIBUS Co. Ltd. geographical punch type BUS TICKETS comprising 1d white, 3d pink, 5d orange, 1/1d white for the Hampton Court – East Ham White Horse (front) Edgware Station Rd – Stoke Newington Weavers Arms (back) routes; plus a 6d brown 42-stage numerical with details of Service A, B and C on the back. Good/VGC. (5)£30
317LONDON & NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY audit clipped 3rd Sgl Milton of Campsie – Blanefield (both closed 1/10/1951) in VGC. (1)£20
318LGOC/LGOC & ASSOCIATED Cos. selection of geographical punch type BUS TICKETS all from different services between 2 – 60. Mostly VGC. (20)£26
319LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons from Blackburn, Freshfield, Liverpool (Exchange), Manchester (Vic) (including Child 2nd class), Moses Gate (/), Southport, Waterloo (poor). All different. Condition varies, mostly good. (12)£60
320MIDLAND & SOUTH WESTERN JUNCTION RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly whole Excursion Long Period Rtn Swindon Town – Birmingham @ on green/blue card (date illegible). A little surface rubbing, good otherwise. (1)£55
321COLNE & TRAWDEN LIGHT RAILWAY Co. 1d white Workmen’s geographical punch type TRAM TICKET for the route Nelson Boundary – Trawden or Laneshaw Bridge in good condition. This 4’ gauge system opened on 28/11/1903, was sold to Colne Corporation in 1914 and closed 6/1/1934. The ticket is thought to have been issued c.1910. (1)£40
322LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Aston, Birmingham New St NO, Brinklow, Cannock, Dudley, Erdington No 1, Gravelly Hill, Hednesford, Leamington Spa, Lichfield City, Market Harboro,’ Stamford, Stetchford, Wakerley and Barrowden, Walsall, Willenhall, Wylde Green, (17)£100
323UK/IRISH/FOREIGN. A box containing over 200 whole Edmondsons, punch type, and severed halves from Pre-Nationalisation, Narrow Gauge, Irish and Foreign railways including platforms. Mostly issued. (163wh 48hlf)£130
324GWR selection of all issued pre/post-Grouping whole Edmondsons from many parts of the system including stations in the London area and the Home Counties. (50)£55
325GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Globe Rd & Devonshire St (closed 22/5/1916) – Coborn Rd (Old Ford) (closed 8/12/1946) (dated 1905) in good condition with slight (/). (1)£90
326TILLINGBOURNE VALLEY BUS SERVICE selection of 14-stage numerical punch type BUS TICKETS comprising 1d white, 2d green, 2d blue, 3d brown, 3d pink, 9d primrose and green Exchange. Some foxing, but generally good. (7)£32
327GWR mostly audit clipped whole Edmonds from a wide variety of stations. All appear to be different and VGC. (110)£120
328LT (BUSES) geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from routes 214, 131 and 206 in the South West London Area issued during wartime and the post-war period. Examples from different sets featured to show changes in stage and fares throughout the period. Some harder to find tickets noted. Mostly good condition. See note at lot 8. (75)£500
329MIDLAND RAILWAY 1st class card FREE PASS valid for the year 1923, unused, together with a paper 1st Class Free Pass dated 1898, used and creased. (2)£10
330GLASGOW BARRHEAD & KILMARNOCK RAILWAY Issued whole 3rd Rtn Beith – Barrmill (dated 1900). Slight (Bd), VGC otherwise. (1)£110
331LONDON TRAM Co. early punch type HORSE TRAM TICKETS comprising ½d orange Asylum Road – Police Stn Camberwell Gr’n and 1½d green Blackfriars Bridge or Westminster Bridge –E Greenwich. Both items in VGC. (2)£30
332LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons from Abergavenny (Brecon Road), Alderley Edge, Chester (S), Drysllwyn, Liverpool (Lime St) 1, London (Euston) (WO) and (W), St Quintin P’k & Wormw’d Sc’bs 2; plus two severed halves. (8wh 2hlf)£44
333ARGENTINA: EARLY BUENOS ARIES TRAMWAY Cos. Seven paper TRAM TICKETS (4 horse and 1 electric traction) from the Tramway Gran Nacional. All different. (8)£10
334BR UNUSUAL TYPES selection: 1st Commercial Traveller Week End, Farming or Forestry Camps, Flying Display, Fruit Pickers (1953), 1st Group Travel, Ivatt Atlantic Special (1950), Ordinary Rtn on lilac card with “M” overprint, Ordinary Rtn Circular, Pleasure Party, Workman Sgl, Day Exc’n Rail & Boat, RN Boy 16 & 17, RBCB, Motor Coach driver, Privilege Sgl Motorist, Party Ticket Motorist, Afternoon Coastal Cruise, The Executive, Ordinary Return Motor Cycle Racing, South Eastern Tourist. (20)£48
335SOMERSET & DORSET RAILWAY JOINT COMMITTEE issued 3rd Sgl Blandford – Spettisbury Halt (suffix added 1934) (dated 1956) in VGC. (1)£55
336SOUTH AFRICA. A bundle of punch type BUS and TRAM TICKETS from a variety of operators. Several early items included, e.g. Johannesburg City & Suburban Tramway Co. Ltd. c.1900. (65)£42
337SR and BR (S) audit clipped whole Edmondsons from mid-Sussex line stations closed 7/2/1955 including Elsted, Fittleworth, Midhurst, Petworth, Rogate, Selham, etc. All different, some fading, but mostly good condition. (29)£22
338LONDON PASSENGER TRANSPORT BOARD selection of mostly fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS variously with “Service” and “Route” headings between 2 – 209, plus two Special Return Tickets. Mostly VGC. (40)£48
339GREAT NORTHERN PICCADILLY & BROMPTON RAILWAY issued Sgl Piccadilly Cir 1 – Euston Road or Camden Town (CXE&HR) (dated 1908) on buff card with vertical pink band. The stations have been allocated the boldly printed numbers 37, 54 and 57 respectively which are also repeated on the back of the ticket. This was a short-lived experiment to assist ticket examination staff. VGC. (1)£32
340MIDLAND RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl West Bridge (closed 24/9/1928) – Desford (dated 1902) in excellent condition. (1)£150
341WALSALL CORPORATION TRAMWAYS punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 2½d mauve Pleck – Wednesbury with red diagonal “Joint” overprint; plus 1½d (2 different), 2d numericals; and 1½d and 6d Return with “& Motor Services” heading. VGC. (6)£100
342DISTRICT RAILWAY six issued 2nd class whole Edmondsons all issued in the 1890s with red “O” and skeleton letter overprints to denote direction of journey on Circle Line and for easy identification of destination station. VGC. (6)£30
343A DELVER’S DELIGHT of mostly UK whole Edmondsons from pre-Grouping to BR including some Narrow Gauge. Must be over 3,000 tickets, some duplication. (Qty)£820
344CENTRAL LONDON RAILWAY (4), CITY & SOUTH LONDON RAILWAY (9), and LONDON ELECTRIC RAILWAY (9) selection of WEEKLY and SEASON TICKETS dating from 1910s/20s/30s offering a good variety of styles and colours. Mostly VGC. (22)£210
345BRECON & MERTHYR RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly Sgl Maesycwmmer & Hengoed – Machen (dated illegible). Slightly grubby, good otherwise. (1)£80
346LONDON TRANSPORT. A small box containing an accumulation of punch type BUS and TRAM TICKETS from LT and predecessors. Included are 130+ “geographicals” many of which are higher values (all are different), and there are many earlier as well as some later “deaf and dumb” issues. Closer examination recommended. (c.200)£65
347AUSTRIAN RAILWAYS. Selection of whole Edmondson card issues, about half of which are machine printed from predominantly Tyrol area stations, many dating from the early 1950s, but one or two 1930s noted also. All appear to be different. (34)£10
348LT (BUSES) geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from routes 201/213 in the South West London Area issued during wartime and the post-war period. Examples from different sets featured to show changes in stage and fares throughout the period. Some harder to find tickets noted. Mostly good condition. See note at lot 8. (70)£160
349GWR 2nd issued Sgl Horsehay – Wellington Sa. (dated 1901) in VGC. (1)£60
350LONDON CHATHAM & DOVER AND DISTRICT RAILWAYS 3rd Sgl Clapham Road – Hammersmith Broadway (dated 1899) with red “O” overprint. Slight /, VGC otherwise. (1)£160
LOTS 351-379: PLATFORM TICKETS (All Edmondson cards unless stated)
351LM&SR T2: Manchester Ex 2 (evidence of album mounting on back); T3A: Manchester Mayfield. (2)N/S
352BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Trans-name at base): Anerley with “Child” printed in red twice on back, having been printed on SR 1st Class Return card. Dated 30/7/1952 we have not encountered this error before! (1)£38
353LTE 1d buff (T1A Gill Sans): Park Royal, Piccadilly Circus, Regents Park, Rickmansworth, Russell Square, Shadwell, Shepherds Bush C, Sloane Square, Southgate, South Ruislip, Stoke Mandeville, Strand, Sudbury Hill, Sudbury Town, Swiss Cottage, Temple, Tooting Bec, Tottenham Court Road, Turnham Green, Turnpike Lane. (20)£30
354BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Angel Road, Bexhill West, Birkbeck, Caledonian Road & Barnsbury, Clapham Junc T5, Derby Road, Exeter Central PO, Finningham, Guide Bridge, Honiton, Liverpool (Exchange) 1, Melton Mowbray (Town), Mill Hill (Broadway), Ockley and Capel, Raynes Park, Selling, Staplehurst, Swanage, Upper Holloway, Westcombe Park. (20)£22
355LNER T2 (black print): Bathgate (Upper) (dated 1951) in VGC. (1)£80
356SR T3 Red Diamond: Amberley, Battersea Park, Belmont, Brighton 4, Burgess Hill, Cheam 2, Christ’s Hospital W Horsham, Crowborough & Jarvis Brook, Fay Gate, Ford (Sussex), Hove 2, New Cross Gate, Norwood Jc & South Norwood, Southwick, Sutton Common, Sydenham 2, Tunbridge Wells West, Waddon. (18)£30
357AUSTRIAN RAILWAYS: KKPS white horizontal: Perchtoldsdorf, Pfaffstatten, Unter-Waltersdorf; ÖB pink vertical: Graz Stbf, Linz, Neubruck, Timelkam, Salzburg, Wien Südbf, Wiener Neusyadt Hbf. (10)£130
358BTC (S) 1d Red Diamond: Hellingly, Horam 1, Lon Rd Guildford 1, Maidstone East 1, Maze Hill 1 (all Bd), Newhaven Town, Norbury, Nunhead (Bd), Paddock Wood, Penge East, Petersfield, Polegate, Portslade & West Hove 1, Portsmouth & Southsea 3, Purley 1, Ravensbourne, Raynes Park PO, Redhill 2, Romsey (Bd), St Leonards Warrior Sq 1 (Bd). (20)£24
359LNER T3B: Manors East (dated 1939) in VGC. (1)£26
360NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY T3A on pink card: Newcastle M5 in excellent condition. (1)£90
361LM&SR T2: Prestatyn 2 in VGC. (1)£70
362BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Trans-name at base): Streatham Hill, Swanley, Sydenham 1, Tadworth & Walton on Hill, Templecombe, Tonbridge 2, Vauxhall, Ventnor 1, Victoria 3, Walmer. (10)£34
363SR T2B: Braunton, Camelford, Colyton, Frimley, Hounslow 2, Portsmouth & S’sea 2, Syon Lane, Waterloo 1 and 2 (sl. faded/Bd), Wilton. Mostly VGC. (10)£30
364LNER T2 (black print): Alresford A; T3B: Felixstowe Beach A, Higham A, Lavenham A, Maldon East & Heybridge A, Mellis A, Needham A, St Botolphs A, Thurston A; Free Issue on blue card: Wisbech. (10)£30
365LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY: Wolverhampton (Free) (dated 1903) in slightly foxed condition. (1)£50
366BR/BTC/BRB (W and H) 1d, 2d, 3d and unpriced Red Diamond. A box containing approx 400 (with duplication of issuing station). (Qty)£36
367SR T2B Red Diamond: Chartham (sl./ and Bd), Margate East. (2)£48
368GWR T3 buff: Bordesley, Chard, Ealing Broadway, Exeter, Maidenhead B, Marylebone 2, Plymouth North Road D, Southall, Taunton U. (9)£32
369LNER T3B: Monkseaton M2 in VGC. (1)£20
370METROPOLITAN & GREAT CENTRAL JOINT COMMITTEE (LT T2A): Rickmansworth Station (dated 1941) in VGC. (1)£70
371BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Aylesham Halt 1, Blackfriars, Boscombe 1, Cannon St 2, Clapham Junction 9, Dover Priory, Farncombe, Gateshead (East), Harringay Park, Hove 1, London Bridge 4, Mortehoe & Woolacombe, New Cross, Overton, Redhill 3, Sevenoaks 2, Streatham Common 1, Torrington, Wadhurst, Whitstable & Tankerton 1. (20)£36
372SR T2 Red Diamond including Grange Road, Grove Ferry, Hartfield, Hythe (Kent) (faded), Isfield, Loughborough Jc., Lympstone, New Cross Gate 1, North Sheen (foxing), Portsmouth & S’sea 1, Preston Park 1, Rudgwick, Slinfold, Tadworth & Walton on Hill, Wilton, Woodmansterne, etc. (34)£40
373LNER (mixed types): Cambridge Hth A, Derby Friargate, Hadley Wood, Halesworth A, Ingatestone DO A (worn), Jarrow N, Liverpool St A, North Berwick, Reedham A, St Botolphs A, Saxmundham A, Silvertown A, Thurston A, Wickham Mkt A, Woodham Ferrers G; Free issues on blue card: Derby, Grantham, Northallerton (/), Scarboro’ Central, Three Counties St’n. (20)£26
374BTC (S) 2d, 3d and BRB (S) unpriced Red Diamond. A box containing approx 500 (with duplication of issuing station) including Worcester Park misprint (no station name). (Qty)£28
375LM&SR T2A: Saltcoats B in VGC but one clip. (1)£130
376BR (M) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Accrington, Acton Central, Altrincham & Bowdon, Atherstone, Becontree, Bedford (Midland Rd), Bedford (Mid Road) (grubby), Besses’ O’ Th’ Barn, Birkenhead (Woodside), Blackpool (C) 2, Bowker Vale, Broad Street; (BTC conditions): Atherstone, Aylesbury Town, Bedford (Mid Rd), Bedford (Midland Rd), Berkhamsted, Birkenhead (Hamilton Square), Blackpool (North), Blackpool (South). (20)£75
377SR T3 Red Diamond: Ryde Pier Head, Stoneleigh, Streatham, Stratham Common 2, Streatham Hill, Sydenham Hill, Twickenham, Ventnor 2, Wadebridge, Wallington 1. (10)£55
378BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Balcombe, Blackpool (Central), Bradford (Forster Sq), Cannon St 3, Clapham Junction 4, Durrington-on-Sea, Farnworth & Hailsham Moor, Harlow, Haslemere, Ingatestone, London (Kings Cross) ML, New Malden 3, New Romney and Littlestone-on-Sea, Peckham Rye, Richmond, Shepperton, Stretford, Tunbridge Wells West, Wallington 2, Whyteleafe. (20)£20
379LONDON BRIGHTON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY BEAM (red hatched blob): London Bridge (No. 1) and (No. 2); (red solid blob): Victoria (No. 1) and (No. 2). Some (Bd) on all examples, good generally. (4)£40
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380MIDLAND & SOUTH WESTERN JUNCTION RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly whole Excursion Day Trip Rtn Swindon Town – Marlborough green/buff card (dated 1898) in excellent condition. (1)£34
381MIDDLESBROUGH CORPORATION TRAMWAYS geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d pink Ferry – Grange Rd East, 1d lilac North Ormesby – Old River, 1d blue Grange Rd West – Park Gates, 1d orange Railway Station – Southfield Road (/), 2d white North Ormesby – Linthorpe; plus 1½d yellow numerical stage. Mostly VGC. (6)£65
382SR CONSTITUENTS’ issued whole Edmondsons comprising SE&CR (3) from Adisham (Bd), Cannon Street (whole Rtn), Reading; LB&SCR (2) from Balham (2nd class), Clapham Junc (both to Kensington); LSWR (3) from Bournemouth East (1st class and 3rd class issues), Ilfracombe. Mostly VGC. (8)£85
383Issues from CARDIFF/CARDIFF BUTE ROAD/CARDIFF GENERAL: GWR (PG) (1 Sgl), GWR (PN) (2 Sgl) and BR (27 Sgls). All whole Edmondson, some Multiprinter issues, all different, condition varies. (30)£10
384MIDLAND & GREAT NORTHERN JOINT COMMITTEE pre-Grouping style 1st Class Privilege whole Edmondsons from Caister-on-Sea, East Rudham, Fakenham, Gayton Road, Hillington for Sandringham, Hindolvestone, Honing for Worstead, Potter Heigham, Raynham Park, South Lynn, Stalham, Terrington, Tydd, Weston. All different, ex-audit and VGC. (20)£30
385CALEDONIAN RAILWAY mostly issued 3rd Sgls Glasgow Cross (½d fare), Bogston (faded), Gourock (clips), Leith, Loch Tay (/) (faded), Bicycle Bridge of Allan, Perth (B), 3rd Child whole Rtn Murrayfield – Dalry R’d (u); plus severed half Loch Awe – Dalmally. (9wh 1hlf)£42
386A collection of used LT/LRT TRAVELCARDS from the 1980s: 86 One Day, 97 Weekly and longer periods, 41 issued by BR stations, plus 31 Capitalcards issued by LT stations. All different, and including many unusual issues. (255)N/S
387GERMAN RAILWAYS issued Edmondson card tickets comprising 69 whole and 6 halves, mostly pre-printed but a few machine issues noted also, many issued during the 1950s/60s/70s. Slight duplication. (69wh 6hlf)N/S
388LT (BUSES) geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from routes 215/218/219 in the South West London Area issued during wartime and the post-war period. Examples from different sets featured to show changes in stage and fares throughout the period. Some harder to find tickets noted. Mostly good condition. See note at lot 8. (115)£520
389MIDLAND RAILWAY issued Sgls from Cambridge (Bd-poor), Cricklewood, Hendon, Kettering (2 different), London St Pancras (1st on yellow card), Northampton (2 different), Rushden, Wellingboro. Mostly good condition. (10)£50
390PORTPATRICK & WIGTOWNSHIRE JOINT RAILWAYS issued 3rd Sgl New Galloway – Portpatrick via PP&Wry (dated 1933) in VGC. (1)£100
391EAST HAM CORPORATION TRAMWAYS selection of punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 9d mauve Ordinary Return Barking – Aldgate/Ilford – Aldgate with red skeleton “R” overprint (rare); plus six various numerical stage types and a small torn off section of “Scholar’s Ticket – 1st Journey”. All used and mostly VGC. (7wh 1hlf)£55
392LONDON MIDLAND & SCOTTISH RAILWAY audit clipped 3rd Sgl Redcastle – Fortrose (both closed 1/10/1951) in VGC. (1)£20
393A DELVER’S DELIGHT of mostly UK whole BR Edmondsons including LT, some Preserved and Narrow Gauge lines, also Seasons, paper and APTIS. Probably around 1,000 tickets, plus approx 400 good BR halves. Some duplication. (Qty)£85
394CHESHIRE LINES COMMITTEE selection of various types, all except one being ex-audit, from Delamere, Farnworth, Helsby & Alvanley, Liverpool Central, Lydiate, Manchester Central, Mersey Road & Aigburth, Northenden, Northwhich, Urmston, Warrington Central (i), West Timperley, Woodley. All different. (24)£34
395GREAT NORTH OF SCOTLAND RAILWAY issued upright format Bicycle, Perambulator or Mail Cart Sgls Murtle – Cruden Bay @ in VGC and Schoolhill – Huntley @ in grubby and scuffed condition (both dated early 1900s). (2)£180
396BRISTOL TRAMWAY & CARRIAGE Co. Ltd. selection of geographical (5) and numerical stage (3) punch type TRAM/BUS TICKETS. All different. (8)£22
397SR. A box containing approx. 250 severed halves all on buff card and mostly “Cheap Day” and “Summer Ticket” types. All appear to be different and dating from the 1920s/30s. (Qty)£20
398LANCASHIRE OPERATORS geographical punch type BUS TICKETS: GARSTANG MOTOR ENGINEERING Co. 6d blue and 1/3d pink for their Lancaster – Garstang route; plus PILGRIM MOTORS, ELSWICK 1/-d mauve and 2/-d brown for their Lancaster – Garstang – Blackpool route. Mostly VGC. (4)£50
399NORTH LONDON RAILWAY issued 2nd and 3rd class whole Edmondsons from Broad Street, Canonbury, Haggerston (including 2nd whole Rtn), Highbury & Islington. All different and mostly VGC. (8)£44
400HIGHLAND RAILWAY unissued 3rd Parly Sgl Attadale – Achnashellach. Slightly faded, VGC other-wise. (1)£540
401LLANELLY & DISTRICT ELECTRIC SUPPLY Co. Ltd. geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d yellow, 1d orange, 1d green “Children” and 2d blue for the Station – Pwll route. The system, which had adopted the above title in 1924, finally gave way to Trolleybus and Bus operation on 16/2/1933. Mostly VGC. (4)£170
402LM&SR issued and audit clipped whole Edmondsons from all parts of the system. All appear to be different and mostly good/VGC. (128)£80
403An accumulation of mostly punch type BUS and TRAM TICKETS from a wide selection of UK operators. Sorting will repay. (372)£90
404FURNESS RAILWAY mostly issued 3rd Sgls Barrow – Askam (Bd /), Corkickle – St Bees (Bd/corner loss), Dalton – Bootle (“Canc”), Kirkby – Foxfield (/), Lindal – Leeds (Mid) (Bd), Ulverston – Lancaster LNW (faded), 1st Sgl Heversham – Grange (a), Excess Sgl Furness Abbey – Barrow, Circular Tour Rtn Ambleside – Coniston (a), Bicycle/Pram Sgl Ramsden Dock. (10)£180
405LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls mostly from London Area stations including Brondesbury, Harrow EO, Kensington (Addison Road), Kilburn & Maida Vale, London (Finchley Road and Frognall) (/), London (Hampst’d Heath), London (Kensal Rise), London (Mildmay P’rk), Loudoun Road, Watford (High St), etc. Mostly VGC. (26)£55
406BRISTOL TRAMWAYS & CARRIAGE Co. Ltd. An unusual “Anywhere” 6d TRAM TICKET valid on Tram Cars Only after 6pm produced for the week of the 1935 Silver Jubilee 6th – 11th May. Good used (clipped) condition. (1)£36
407GREAT CENTRAL & MIDLAND JOINT COMMITTEE pre-Grouping style tickets (all audit) of varying types from Bredbury, Hyde, Hyde Junction, Strines, Tanhouse Lane, Widnes (Central), Woodley. (10)£20
408LT (BUSES) geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from route 216 in the South West London Area issued during wartime and the post-war period. Examples from different sets featured to show changes in stage and fares throughout the period. Some harder to find tickets noted. Mostly good condition. See note at lot 8. (61)£320
409PRE-GROUPING SEVERED HALVES. A selection of 266 from a good number of companies with no apparent duplication. Worth sorting. (266hlf)£85
410GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY 3rd Sgl (buff) Norwich Victoria (closed 22/5/1916) – Tivetshall and 3rd Sgl (green) Diss – Tivetshall (sl./). VGC. (2)£270
411BOURNEMOUTH CORPORATION TRAMWAYS/TRANSPORT SERVICES selection of geograph-ical punch type TRAM TICKETS at 1d (two different), 1½d, 2d (3 different including a 2d orange “Child’s Fare”), 4d fares; a 3d grey numerical stage; and 1d Parcel and ½d Tuckton Bridge Toll. VGC. (10)£44
412LM&SR. 55 audit clipped whole Edmondsons including from Ashbourne, Abergavenny Junc., Braunston, Brynmawr, Damems, Dawley & Stirchley, Govilon, Holywell Town, Lees, Lightcliffe (Spec), Malins Lee, Methley, Mumbles Road, Rhymney Bridge, Southam & LI, Sutton Oak, Uffington, Woodchester, etc. Several Transitional issues included. All appear to be different. (55)£75
413Issues from CHELTENHAM (including Spa/Spa Lansdown): MSWJR (1), GWR (PG) (1 2nd Sgl poor), BR (20-10 (a)). All different and mostly VGC. (24)£10
414OLDHAM ASHTON & GUIDE BRIDGE JUNCTION RAILWAY selection of various pre- and post-Grouping types, all except one being ex-audit office. (19)£34
415MIDLAND & SOUTH WESTERN JUNCTION RAILWAY unissued/audit whole Edmondsons from Cricklade, Grafton and Swindon Town. Two tickets are duplicated. (5)£22
416SOUTHDOWN MOTOR SERVICES Ltd. punch type BUS TICKETS comprising two white with pink band Exchange Tickets for Brighton – Southsea and Bognor – Hayling routes, a 2d blue Town Hall – Sompting; plus a selection of all different early numerical stage issues. VGC. (15)£40
417LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Abergele, Batley, Bethesda, Carlisle, Conway, Crewe NO, Denbigh (/), Heaton Chapel, Kendal, Llandudno (dated 1894), Menai Bridge, Morecambe, St Helens, Scorton (/), Warrington (Bank Quay) (dated 1884), Whitchurch, Whitehaven, Wigan; and audit 3rd Privilege Sgls from Prestatyn No 1, Wem. (20)£48
418HERTS/BUCKS OPERATORS BUS TICKETS: SEALEY’S OMNIBUS SERVICE WATFORD (1) 1d buff King Street – Casio Bridge; ELITE OMNIBUS Co. WATFORD (2) numerical stage; PREMIER OMNIBUS Co. (1) 2d grey Watford Market Place – Gander Ash; BUCKS EXPRESS Ltd. (2) 1/9d and 2/-d Returns Watford – Oxford Circus; XL MOTOR SERVICES (4) numericals. All different and mostly VGC. (10)£160
419SLIGO LEITRIM AND NORTHERN COUNTIES RAILWAY. Two centre folding LEATHER PASSES, one with blue cover and dated 1920 in favour of D Cooper of the G&SWR, the other with red cover and dated 1930 in favour of CH Slator of GNR(I). Both have company title in garter tooled in gold on front. Both items in VGC. (2)£20
420SOMERSET & DORSET RAILWAY JOINT COMMITTEE issued 3rd Sgl Bawdrip Halt (closed 1/12/1952) – Bridgwater (dated 1945) in VGC, although very slightly faded at one end. (1)£140
421GREENOCK & PORT GLASGOW TRAMWAYS Co. ½d and 1d white geographical TRAM TICKETS issued c.1919. This system was replaced by buses in July 1929. VGC. (2)£38
422LNER SILLOTH BRANCH selection of ex-audit whole Edmondsons from Abbey Town, Blackdyke Halt, Burgh by Sands, Carlisle, Drumburgh, Silloth, including destinations on the Isle of Man and in Ireland via Silloth. (20)£18
423A DELVER’S DELIGHT of several hundred UK BUS TICKETS. Many different companies represented offering a wide range of different types of ticket including some modern machine issues. Lot includes a selection of plastic tokens. Sorting will repay. (Qty)£32
424GLASGOW & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY mostly issued 3rd Sgls from Ayr (a), Glasgow St Enoch - Shoreham-by-Sea (sl. grubby and Bd), 3rd whole Rtn Glasgow (St Enoch) – Shields/Shields Rd, 3rd Sgl Glasgow (Shields Road – Kilmalcolm (G&SW), 3rd Child Sgl Kilwinning – Stevenston (also stamped “Spec”), 1st & Cabin 3-part Privilege Kilwinning – (blank) (u). (6)£55
425NORTH LONDON RAILWAY issued 2nd Sgls from Canonbury, Hackney (dated 1875), and 3rd Sgls from Chalk Farm, Hackney, Homerton, Mildmay Park. (6)£26
426STALYBRIDGE HYDE MOSSLEY & DUKINFIELD TRAMWAYS selection of numerical stage TRAM TICKETS including 5 different Returns and Workmen’s Returns. (6)£10
427LNER. A box containing over 400 severed halves offering a wide range of types including Singer Mfg Co’s Workman, Steamer & Third, Special Fare, Cheap 7 Day, Week-End Third & Steamer, etc., from all parts of the system. All appear to be different and mostly date from the 1930s/40s. (Qty)£85
428GWR audit whole Edmondsons from 50 different stations in South and West Wales. (50)£22
429GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons from Bishopsgate (whole Rtn), Brentwood & Warley, Fenchurch St. (2-1 is whole Rtn), Forest Gate (2nd class), Loughton, Sth Tottenham (2nd whole Rtn (/)), South Woolwich (whole Rtn), Stratford (2nd Rej Rtn), Woodford (2nd). Mostly good condition. (10)£65
430RHONDDA & SWANSEA BAY RAILWAY issued Parly Sgl Blaen Rhondda – Merthyr TVR (dated 1900) with large clip and (Bd). (1)£20
431LIVERPOOL CORPORATION TRAMWAYS 2d buff TRAM TICKET Seaforth (Corner of Rimrose & Knowsley Roads) – Old Haymarket (St John’s Lane) via Stanley Road in excellent used condition. (1)N/S
432LONDON & NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY audit clipped 3rd Sgl Strathblane – Milton of Campsie (both closed 1/10/1951) in VGC. (1)N/S
433Issues from CLAPHAM JUNCTION: LSWR (1), LBSCR (1), SR (2), BR (21 Sgls, 2 Rtns, 1 Parking). Mostly VGC. (28)£18
434FOREIGN TICKETS. A small box containing an accumulation of Edmondson railway tickets from Africa, Asia and South America. Many early items included, as are examples from Bolivia, Mesopotamia, Palestine, etc. Also includes a small bundle of severed halves and season tickets. (120)£130
435MIDLAND RAILWAY 10 audit clipped whole Edmondsons offering a nice variety of types including Tourist, Special Return, Day Exc’n, Cheap Return, etc. One example duplicated. (10)£10
436LONDON INDEPENDENT BUS Cos. punch type BUS TICKETS comprising “CHP” Dulwich Village (3 geographical and 1 numerical), CITY (2 geographical), NEW EMPRESS (1 numerical), UNITED (2 numerical), HENSLOWE (1 numerical), EDWARD PAUL (2 numericals), and two anonymous Omnibus Tickets. Mostly VGC. (14)£20
437MANCHESTER SOUTH JUNCTION & ALTRINCHAM RAILWAY unissued and audit whole Edmondsons from most stations on the line in LNER and LMSR style prints. All appear to be different. (82)£90
438LM&SR interesting selection of audit whole Edmondsons from stations in Cheshire and North Wales. (50)£22
439SR 45 issued/audit whole Edmondsons and 209 severed halves from many parts of the system including some interesting types with no apparent duplication. (45wh 209hlf)£30
440LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Season Ticket Ashford – Waterloo (dated 1921) in good condition. (1)£20
441PLYMOUTH CORPORATION TRAMWAYS. Two early 1d geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS issued c.1914 and later 1d issue for routes 1, 3, 7 and 2d for routes 4, 5, 11, 12 both issued c.1930. VGC. (4)£60
442Issues from EXETER (including Central/St Davids, Exton, Exmouth): GWR (PG) (1), GWR (PN) (1), BR (25 mostly issued). All different and VGC. (27)£18
443A DELVER’S DELIGHT of probably over 2,000 mostly UK and foreign railways whole Edmondsons, paper and thin card tickets. Some duplication. (Qty)£150
444MIXED PRE-GROUPING issued whole Edmondsons from NER (2) from Darlington, Temple Sowerby (both Bicycle sgls), and MR (7) from Bedford, Birmingham, Kentish Town, Kettering, Luton, Manton; plus 13 MR severed halves including Pleasure Party, Week-End Exc’n types, etc. (9wh 13hlf)£16
445LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY 9 audit clipped whole Edmondsons from Freshfield (L&Y), Formby, Rainford Junc, Hundred End, etc. One example duplicated. (9)£10
446STOCKPORT CORPORATION TRAMWAYS c.1923 geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 3 at 1d (including Gatley – Reddish with diagonal red bar overprint) and a 2d blue. VGC. (4)£34
447LONDON & NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY audit clipped 3rd Sgl St Cyrus (closed 1/10/1951) – Montrose in VGC. (1)£20
448LM&SR interesting selection of audit whole Edmondsons from stations in Lancashire. (50)£22
449EDINBURGH & GLASGOW issued Parly Open Carriage Sgl Maryhill – Glasgow (grubby); plus DUNDEE & ARBROATH RAILWAY pre-Group issued Sgl Broughty-Ferry – Monifieth (dated 1910) and LNER style issued whole Day Excn Rtn Barry Links – Arbroath @ unusually headed “D&A Joint Line - LNE & LMS Rly Cos” (dated 1955), both in VGC. (3)£16
450BARRY RAILWAY issued Accompanied Article Tickets Cardiff (Riverside Jctn) – Barry Island (both dated 1910), one for Ice Cream Cart, Street Piano, Bath Chair, &c., the other for a Child’s Folding Mail Cart. Both items a little faded. (2)£26
LOTS 451-479: PLATFORM TICKETS (All Edmondson cards unless stated)
451BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Barming, Blackwater (Hants), Bridport, Cannon St 3, Clapham Junction 8, Finchley Rd & Frognal, East Croydon 2, Hassocks 2, Hawkhurst, Kelvedon, Longfield for Fawkham & Hartley, New Milton 2, Nottingham (London Road High Level) (/), Penge West 2, Robertsbridge, Shoeburyness, Sturry, Tynemouth (East), Waltham Cross UO, Willesden Junction 1. (20)£26
452SR T2B Red Diamond cream card: Clandon, Hythe (Kent) in excellent condition. (2)£20
453GWR BEAM machine issues (many not very well cut). Brown: Birmingham SH A Stn., Cardiff Gen B, Chepstow, Newton Abbot Stn., Oxford A Stn., Paddington 6, Pontypool Rd, Reading A, Swindon Jctn 1, Welshpool; Red: Bath Up, Birmingham SH D Stn., Newton Abbot, Paddington 6, Swindon Jctn 1 and 2, Torquay D and U, Weston-Super-Mare C, Worcester Foregate St U. (20)£20
454BR (W) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Aberdare HL, Aberdare LL, Barnstaple (Victoria Rd), Bath Spa A, Bridgend, Bridgwater General, Bristol TM B, Cheltenham Spa Lansdown B, Cookham, Ealing Broadway, Frome, Gloucester Central, Gloucester Eastgate, Handsworth, Hereford B, High Wycombe D, Holsworthy, Kidderminster, Kingswear BO, Launceston A. (20)£60
455METROPOLITAN RAILWAY (T2A (serials both ends)): Farringdon St Station (dated 1917) in VGC. (1)£150
456BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Barnes Bridge, Bickley, Bournemouth Cen 2, Brockenhurst 2, Clapham Jc 5, Emsworth, Folkestone Junc 2, Kew Gardens 1, Powerstock (0006) (Bd), Shorncliffe 2. (10)£32
457BRB/British Rail Green Diamond. A mixed box of approx 500 (with duplication of issuing station) from Eastern, Southern, LM, Scottish and Western Regions including some 4p and 6p issues. (Qty)£10
458SR T1 Red Blob: Bramley & Wonersh, Chipstead, Clandon, Frant, Ham Street & Orlestone, Harrietsham, Itchen Abbas, Micheldever, Northam, Nutfield, Partridge Green (Bd), Penshurst, Sharnal Street, Umberleigh, Westenhanger. Some examples faded. (15)£26
459BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Ash (Surrey), Birmingham Moor Street, Bodmin North, Cannon St 1, Clapham Junction T 5, Dorchester West, Falmer, Folkestone East 2, Hampden Park DO, Horsley, Llandudno, Mitcham, Motspur Park, Orpington 2, Redhill 1, Seven Sisters ER, Stonegate, Tavistock North 2, Victoria 8, Whitby Town. (20)£65
460LNER Free issue on white card: Nottingham (Victoria) (serial 0000) blank back, undated in VGC. A rare example. (1)£38
461BR/BTC/BRB mixed Red Diamond, Green Diamond and Free Issues on blue card, also Multiprinter machine issues. A box containing approx 450 (with duplication of issuing station). (Qty)£48
462BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (BTC conditions): Aldershot, Alton, Anerley, Ashford (Kent) 3, Barnehurst, Barnes, Barnham, Berrylands 2, Bexley, Bexleyheath (BTC 1d), Bickley, Bingham Road, Birchington-on-Sea, Blackfriars, Blackheath 1, Brentford Central, Brighton 1 and 3, Branksome, Burgess Hill. (20)£46
463SR T3 Red Diamond: Tunbridge Wells West, Ventnor, Virginia Water, Waldron & Horam 1, Wandsworth Town, Wareham 2, Waterloo 7, Westgate-on-Sea 3, West Grinstead, West St Leonards. (10)£38
464BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Bournemouth Central 1, Bournemouth Central 3, Bournemouth Cen 2, Bournemouth Cen 3, Bournemouth West 1 and 2 (“O” overprint on both), Bracknell, Bridport, Brixton, Brockenhurst 1, Brockley 2, Brookwood, Cannon Street 2, Catford Bridge 1, Chard Junc., Charing Cross 1, 2, 3 and 4, Charlton. (20)£55
465LT & GW (LPTB T3): Latimer Road (dated 1949) in VGC. (1)£40
466LNER T2 (black print): Grimsby Town (some Bd), good otherwise. (1)£20
467BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Basingstoke, Bournemouth Cen 3, Camelford, Charing Cross 1, Cosham 2, Edge Hill, Fratton 2, Helensburgh Central, Hurstbourne, Knockholt, Malton, Norbiton, Pokesdown, Redcar (Central) A, Rye House, Skegness A, Teddington, Warminster, West Weybridge, Witley. (20)£28
468BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (BTC conditions): Brighton 2, Broadstairs 1, Bromley North, Canterbury East, Canterbury West, Catford, Charing, Chatham, Chelsfield, Christs Hospital West Horsham, Clock House, Coombe Road, Cowes, Crayford, Crewkerne, Deal 1, Denmark hill, Dover Priory, Dumpton Park, Dunton Green. (20)£44
469SR T3 Red Diamond including Adisham, Battle, Belmont, Cheam 2, Cobham, Corfe Castle, Cosham 2, Eden Park, Ford (Sussex), Hook, Hounslow 1, Meopham, North Tawton, Rainham, Ringwood, Rowfant, Ryde St Johns Road, Stonegate, Swanscombe Halt, Topsham, Winchfield, Wraysbury, Woldingham, etc. (40)£70
470SR (T1-LSWR (Trans) no blob): Weybridge. Very slight (Bd), VGC otherwise. (1)£42
471BR/BTC/BRB mixed Red Diamond, Green Diamond and Free Issues on blue card from Eastern, NE, Midland and Southern regions. A box containing approx 300 (with duplication of issuing station). (Qty)£10
472BEAM machine issues: L&NWR: Conway (sl. faded); LM&SR: Bangor LMS, Colwyn Bay, Huddersfield A, Leamington Spa, Llandudno Jcn., Manchester Victoria F, Nuneaton TV 2, Oldham Mumps, Penrith (headed LMS&LNE Railways), Preston SO 2, Rhyl 1 (3 different) and 2, Warrington BQ, Wigan NW, 1, Wolverhampton LMS 1, Workington Main; also A/A issue: Euston 5 (orange). (20)£16
473BR (W) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Bristol TM C, D, E and F, Brynmawr, Bude (2 different), Cardiff General D, Cardiff (Queen Street) A, Carmarthen, Leamington Spa (General), Llandaff For Whitchurch U; (BTC conditions): Abercynon, Barnstaple Jn 1 and 2, Cheltenham Spa Lansdown A (clips), Gloucester Eastgate A, Greenford BO, Llangollen, Llwynypia. (20)£34
474AUSTRIA/GERMAN/CZECH RAILWAYS: Austria/Germany: Münchendorf; ÖB white/blue ends: Graz Hbf, Wien Südbf; CZ dual language front/back pink card: Hohenstadt/Zabreh Falkenau a d, Eger/Falknov n./O, Teplitz-Sanov/Teplitz-Sconau; DB white/blue ends: Neusalza-Spremberg, Saxdorf, Schwielowsee, Tostedt. (10)£80
475LNER T3C: Whitley Bay B (dated 1953) in VGC. (1)£20
476SR T2A Red Diamond: Hook (dated 1948); T2B Red Diamond: Hersham 2. (2)£28
477BTC (mixed regions) 2d Red Diamond: Bearstead, Bowker Vale, Chartham, Cheltenham Spa St James, Crofton Park, Edinburgh (Waverley), Glasgow (Central), Hendon, Jarrow N, Ladywell, Malton, North Wembley, Porth, Rotherfield & Mark Cross, St Helier, Sole Street, Theobalds Grove, Warrington (Central), Whimple, Wivenhoe ER. (20)£55
478LTE 1d buff (T1A Gill Sans): Notting Hill Gate M, Paddington A, Stanmore LT, Tooting Broadway, Trafalgar Square, Tufnell Park, Wanstead, Wapping, Warren Street, Watford LT, Wembley Park A, Wendover, West Acton, West Brompton, West Finchley, West Harrow, West Kensington, Westminster, Whitechapel, White City C. (20)£28
479SR Special Locomotive Exhibition issues: “Gladstone” at Brighton Central Station and “Gladstone & Lord Nelson” at Waterloo Station Platform 12 (both pre-dated May 1927). (2)£34
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480RHONDDA & SWANSEA BAY RAILWAY issued 3rd revised fare Sgl Pontrhydyfon – Blaengwynfy (dated 1926) (GWR style printing) in slightly grubby condition. (1)£75
481BR TRANSITIONAL STYLE TICKETS, all ex-audit from closed stations: Aber, Armitage, Belmont, Beningborough, Chipping Campden, Dunning, Four Crosses, Haddenham (Cambridge), Immingham Dock, Newport Pag., Ollerton, Peterborough East – Belfast, Pitcaple, Portlethen, Rotherham M., Rushcliffe Halt, Shieldhall, Takeley, Theddingworth, Thornton Junc. (20)£26
482JOINT LINES selection of unissued and audit whole Edmondsons from Cheshire Lines Committee (30), GC & Mid Jt/GC & NS Jt (23) and LMS&GW Jt (2) in LNER and LMSR styles. All appear to be different and VGC. (55)£80
483A DELVER’S DELIGHT of mostly UK whole BR Edmondsons including LT, some Preserved, Narrow Gauge and Minor Lines, a few foreign, also Seasons and paper tickets. Probably around 2,000-2,500 tickets. Thought to be little duplication. (Qty)£200
484LNER 59 issued/audit whole Edmondsons and 149 severed halves from many parts of the system including some interesting types with no apparent duplication. (59wh 149hlf)£42
485L&SWR selection of severed half tickets with a nice array of colourful types. All appear to be different. (35hlf)£24
486SR issued and audit whole Edmondsons from a good range of stations. (50)£26
487BR (M) mostly issued whole Edmondsons (only 6 are audit/unissued) including Bamford, Dalston Junction, Dolgarrog (a), Earlswood Lakes, Kendal, Penygroes (a), Port Dinorwic (a), Rocester, Rowton Halt, Shenstone, Stockingford, Ullesthorpe (a), Whitefield, etc. (36)£20
488LM&SR issued whole Edmondsons (5) including Transitional style; plus a selection of severed halves from LMSR, SR and LNER. (5wh 45hlf)£10
489AUSTRALIAN RAILWAYS. A box containing over 1,000 mostly whole Edmondson with a few paper and thin card tickets from many companies including minor lines and light railways (tramways) and with many types represented. Most appear to be issued 1960s-80s, with a few undated. No evidence of “Specimen” tickets which is usual with tickets from Australia. All appear to be different. (Qty)£120
490GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY issued mostly 3rd Sgls from Beccles (/), Braintree, Broxbourne & Hoddesdon, Bury (1st) (/), Cheshunt, Felstead (Bicycle), Maryland Point WO, Newmarket UO (Bd and /), North Woolwich (2nd), Seven Sisters. (10)£60
491LNER issued and audit whole Edmondsons selection from a wide variety of stations. (50)£50
492GERMAN RAILWAYS. A box containing a good selection of 479 unused whole Edmondsons including Weekly, Monthly and Ordinary Single and Returns, plus 40 perforated large paper/card tickets in sets of four. (519)£30
493Issues from KINGS CROSS: GNR (5 Sgls to Finsbury Park, Holton le Clay, Legbourne Rd, Waddington, Washingboro’ (condition varies)), BR (26 Sgls, 1 Dog, 1 Acc Article, 3 Rtn). Mostly issued and VGC. (34)£24
494GWR pre- and post-Grouping selection of 356 severed halves from many parts of the system with no apparent duplication. Worth sorting. (356hlf)£85
495JOINT RAILWAYS/LINES severed halves selection comprising D&BJL (7), D&A (1), Met & GC (1), MSJ&AR (14), M&GN (8), N&S Jt (6), GW&LSW (1), GW&LMS (1), GW&GC (3), GC&Mid (2), GC&NSJt (1). (45hlf)£20
496IRELAND: Selection of issued and (mainly) audit tickets from various companies. (50)£22
497LSWR/SR/BR(S) all issued Sgls from Bournemouth West and Bournemouth Central. From West: SR (1), BR (15); from Central: LSWR (1), SR (2), BR (9). All different and mostly VGC. (28)£34
498PRE- AND POST-GROUPING/BR severed halves numbering several hundred offering a good selection in need of sorting. (Qty)£50
499Issues from PADDINGTON: GWR (PG) (1), GWR (PN) (6-1 is (a)), BR (49-10 are (a) but many printed Irish destinations). All different and mostly VGC. (58)£10
500GREAT CENTRAL RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Barnsley, Deepcar, Hull (Paragon Street) (/), Leicester (Central) – Belgrave & Birstall, Loughborough (Central) – Oxford, Manchester (London Rd), London (Marylebone), Rugby (Central) – Fratton (Bd), Sheffield – Wyke (Bd), Worksop. Mostly VGC. (10)£110