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Catalogue - Ticket Auction 29 November 2003

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1SHEERNESS TRAMWAYS 1d buff punch type TRAM TICKET punched for the journey The Crescent – Sheerness East in VGC. The 3’ 6” gauge Sheerness system had a short lifespan of only 14 years from 9/4/1903 – 7/7/1917. Sheerness East served the Sheerness Light Railway. (1)£490
2LONDON MIDLAND & SCOTTISH RAILWAY in Wales and Borders issued whole Edmondsons including Abergwili, Bodfari, Caerwys, Credenhill, Drysllwyn, Dunvant, Golden Grove, Groeslon, Hay-on-Wye, Killay, Mumbles, Newport (Salop), Trench Crossing, Wem, Whitney-on-Wye, etc. (30)£120
3LONDON BRIGHTON AND SOUTH COAST AND FRENCH STATE RAILWAYS Type L49/2 LUGGAGE LABEL Victoria to Paris (St Lazare) (Via Newhaven and Dieppe) with large numbers “1323” with ref. No. 70 in distinctive pink white and blue stripes with black printing. VGC. (1)£30
4WATERFORD DUNGARVAN & LISMORE RAILWAY undated 1st whole Edmondson Rtn Durrow – Lismore. A little dusty. (1)£210
5TOTTENHAM & HAMPSTEAD JUNCTION RAILWAY MIDLAND & GREAT EASTERN JOINT COMMITTEE issued 3rd Sgls South Tottenham – Harringay Park and – Hornsey Road (dated 1898 and 1899) in VGC. (2)£26
6SOUTHERN RAILWAY West Country issued whole Edmondsons from Barnstaple Town – Lynton, Bere Alston, Calstock, Egloskerry, Gunnislake, Holsworthy, Instow, Luckett (undated), Petrockstow – Watergate Halt, Plymouth Friary (2 different), Tresmeer. (12)£230
7GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons including Arthog, Bala, Caersws, Frongoch, Lampeter (/), Llandilo (/), Minffordd, Radstock West, Ross on Wye, St Devereaux, Three Cocks, Welshpool, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£120
8BRIGHTON & HOVE & PRESTON UNITED OMNIBUS Co. Ltd. 8d orange punch type BUS TICKET for the journey Dyke – Aquarium, issued c.1920. Slight creasing does not detract. (1)£20
9MIDLAND RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl West End (renamed 1903) – Welsh Harp (closed 1/7/1903) (dated 1890) in VGC. (1)£24
10HIGHLAND RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly Sgl Killiecrankie – Pitlochry in VGC. (1)N/S
11BRISTOL TRAMWAY & CARRIAGE COMPANY Ltd. selection of 5 geographical and 3 numerical stage punch type TRAM TICKETS issued between c.1914 – mid 1930s; plus 4 BATH ELECTRIC TRAMWAYS geographicals at 1d, 1½d, 2½d and 3d fares. Mostly VGC. (12)£28
12BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Aberavon Seaside, Aberdovey, Bow Street, Cardigan, Drysllwyn, Dyffryn Ardudwy, Ffairfach, Forden, Glyncorrwg, Ketley, Pant (Salop), Pencader, Swansea Bay, Tonfanau, Tregaron, Whitney-on-Wye, etc. (30)£110
13WATFORD/WEST HERTFORDSHIRE punch type BUS TICKETS: “Metro” Bus Service 1d white To & From Watford Metro Station Circular Trip; Lewis’ Omnibus & Motor Coach Services 1d white, 1½d orange and 4d green geographicals from Watford Market Place/Watford – Chalfont St Peter/Chorley-wood Church/Gerrards Cross, plus a 7d grey numerical stage type. All issued late 1920s/early 1930s. Mostly VGC. (5)£70
14IRISH RAILWAYS. Mostly issued whole Edmondsons from CB&SCR (1 a), DW&WR (1), GSR (4), GNR(I) (1), CIE (2), SL&NCR (1 a), plus severed halves C&MLR (1), DW&WR (1), MGWR (4), GS&WR (11). (10wh 17hlf)£60
15CHARING CROSS EUSTON & HAMPSTEAD RAILWAY undated Sgl Euston LL – Elephant & C, Westminster B Rd or Waterloo on light blue card with red vertical stripe in VGC. (1)£65
16LNER issued 3rd Spl Sgl Bieldside (closed 5/4/1937) – Holburn St or Aberdeen (dated 15/7/1933) in VGC. (1)£90
17GWR PRE-GROUPING mostly issued whole Edmondsons from West of England stations including Bovey, Chudleigh, Keyham (u-foxing), Mells Road, Moretonhampstead, Plymouth M.B. (several different), Torquay, Yeovil Town, etc. One or two have some (Bd), but mostly VGC. (20)£130
18LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS Co. Ltd./LONDON PASSENGER TRANSPORT BOARD/LT (BUSES) all different fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Services 155, 156, 157, 157/165, 235, 245 and 118 issued between c.1923 to c.1939 all loose mounted in an album with notes by the vendor. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns during the period covered. 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 the Morden and Tooting areas are featured. The “geographical” theme will continue in further batches of tickets from this collection in our January and April 2004 catalogues. Be sure to look out for the other lots in this catalogue. (37)£450
19CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS mostly issued whole Edmondsons from: Bettisfield (u-whole Excn Rtn), Borth, Devil’s Bridge (a-whole Child Rtn), Llansaintffraid, Machynlleth, Towyn. Mostly VGC. (6)£140
20EAST & WEST JUNCTION & STRATFORD-ON-AVON TOWCESTER & MIDLAND JUNCTION RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Stratford-on-Avon – Tring (LNW) (Bd, good otherwise); together with STRATFORD-UPON-AVON & MIDLAND JUNCTION RAILWAY undated 3rd Sgl Blakesley – Rugby (L&NW) in good condition. The line closed on 7/4/1952. (2)N/S
21RYE & CAMBER TRAMWAYS COMPANY LIMITED 3d 3rd Child Sgl TRAM TICKET Sands on thin khaki coloured card. Punched. VGC. (1)£44
22GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons from or to halts/platforms. From: Cound Halt (faded and /), Jackfield Ht (a), Lightmoor Platform, Llys Halt, Northwood Halt, Plas-y-Court Halt, Ruspidge Halt, Tinkers Gn Halt, Weston U Penyard Halt; To: Carafog Falls Halt, Cound Halt (/), Donyatt Halt (/), Longdon Halt, Park Hall Halt (/), Pembrey Halt (u), Penhelig Halt, Westwood Halt (Bd), Wollerton H’lt. Mostly VGC. (18)£150
23CLEATOR & WORKINGTON JUNCTION RAILWAY ½d red printed NEWSPAPER STAMP plus similar FURNESS RAILWAY ½d and 3d examples and 3d green shield type (three the same). One or two examples a little grubby, good generally. (6)£65
24CORK & MACROOM DIRECT RAILWAY undated 1st whole Edmondson Rtn Macroom (closed 30/6/1935) – Cork. A little dusty. (1)£120
25GREAT WESTERN & GREAT CENTRAL JOINT RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Harefield Halt – Ruislip & Ickenham (dated 1928). Harefield Halt was opened on 24/9/1928, renamed South Harefield Halt in May 1929 and closed 1/10/1931. A rare ticket in good condition. (1)£270
26MIDLAND RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Bakewell, Barton & Walton (Bd), Bromsgrove, Childs Hill & Cricklew’d, Hellifield, Nuneaton, Plumtree (a), London St Pancras, Wanstead Park, Wingfield (a). Mostly VGC. (10)£40
27BR (H) West Highland Line all issued whole Edmondsons including Arisaig, Banavie, Corpach, Corrour, Glenfinnan, Lochailort, Morar, Rannoch, Roy Bridge, Spean Bridge, Tulloch, Tyndrum (LNE) (Trans), etc. (20)£140
28THOMAS TILLING Ltd, London. Selection of fully geographical punch type HORSE BUS TICKETS and early MOTOR BUS TICKETS at 1d (3) and 1½d (1) from four different routes, issued early 1900s. The 1½d has a nice advert for “The Golden West Show” at Earls Court on the back. VGC. (4)£36
29NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY Locomotive Department ENGINE PASS in favour of a Mr Gosling (Permanent Way) over all NS Lines and dated 30/12/1922. Folded card with blue cover. Good condition. (1)£30
30LONDON BRIGHTON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Coulsdon & Smitham D’ns – East Croydon (dated 1918) decoratively printed on pink/white/blue/white vertical striped card normally used for Rtn – presumably a WW1 economy measure, or just an error! Having been renamed already in 1911, Coulsdon & Smitham Downs was renamed Coulsdon West in July 1923, then Coulsdon North three weeks later, then closed 3/1/1983. (1)£20
31THE CITY OF BIRMINGHAM TRAMWAYS COMPANY LIMITED 1d white geographical punch type TRAM TICKET for the “Cable Route” Colmore Row – New Inns on excellent condition. (1)£110
32BR (mixed regions) mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Halts: Cutnall Green Halt, Dolwen Halt, Leigh Halt, Leire Halt, Lydd-on-Sea Halt, Lyghe Halt, Mountfield Halt, New Madley Halt (a), Penhelig Halt, Pevensey Bay Halt, Plas-y-Court Halt, Rushcliffe Halt, Sandhurst Halt, Southease & Rodmell Halt, Stoke Jc. Halt (u), Swanscombe Halt, Upper Halliford Halt, Waddon Marsh Halt, Winchelsea Halt, Winnersh Halt. (20)£95
33CAMBRIDGE AREA punch type BUS TICKETS: ORTONA MOTOR Co Ltd (3) comprising 1/4d buff Return Cambridge – Longstanton SM, 2/6d primrose Return Cambridge – Royston/Stretham/Little Chesterford (endorsed “1928” on back) (large clip), and a 1/6d green Return numerical stage type; EASTERN COUNTIES OMNIBUS Co. Ltd. 1d brick red numerical stage type in transitional “Ortona” style printed immediately following takeover; EASTERN COUNTIES three numerical stage types issued in the 1931-1935 period. Mostly VGC. (7)£44
34LNER issued 3rd Sgl Velvet Hall (closed 4/7/1955) – St Boswells @ (dated 1932) in VGC. (1)£32
35GREAT NORTHERN PICCADILLY & BROMPTON RAILWAY issued Sgls Kings Cross 1 (42) – Knightsbridge (33) or Finsbury Park (47) and Russell Square 1 (41) – Strand (48) on buff card. Both have large station numbers (as noted) front and back to assist ticket collectors with quick station identification. Slightly dusty, VGC otherwise. (2)£70
36SOUTHERN RAILWAY West Country issued whole Edmondsons from Barnstaple Town – Lynton @ (whole Rtn) (/), Bere Alston, Delabole, Egloskerry, Gunnislake, Instow, Luckett (2 different), Plymouth Friary (2 different), Plymouth North Road, Whitstone & Bridgerule. (12)£140
37BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Aberavon Town, All Stretton, Arenig (Trans), Bucknell, Cynghordy, Duffryn Rhondda Halt, Garth, Hadley, Hopton Heath, Leominster, Llanbister Road, Marsh Brook, Pontdolgoch, Trawscoed, Upton Magna, Welshpool, etc. (30)£95
38GREEN LINE LIMITED selection of punch type geographical BUS TICKETS issued during the brief period when the company had “limited” status in the early 1930s comprising 5 whole and 3 return halves. All different and VGC. (5wh 2hlf)£46
39JERSEY RAILWAYS Co. Ltd issued 1st Sgl Cheapside – Don’s Bridge on pink/white card and JERSEY RAILWAYS & TRAMWAYS issued 2nd Sgl St Helier – West Park on buff/green card. Both items in VGC. The line closed on 30/9/1936. (2)£90
40GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY. Whole Edmondsons: 3rd “Hunters Ticket” Rtn Colchester – Ipswich (double red “S” overprint) (a) (paper stuck to back), 3rd “Single Fare Return” Notley – Colchester (by Bus) (u) (Bd); Paper Ticket: Harwich Pier ½d Admission For Day. VGC. (3)£140
41SOUTH STAFFORDSHIRE TRAMWAYS (LESSEE) Co. Ltd B&M Joint Ctee 1½d green punch type TRAM TICKET for the route Spon Lane – New Inns. A little faded but a rare example nevertheless. (1)£65
42LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY early types/issues from Aber (Bd), Castle Ashby, Edge Hill (1872), Lichfield (TV) (1879), Liverpool (Boat 2) (1871) (grubby one end), Mold, Penrith (1883), Red Rock (a), Windermere (1865) (2nd class) (no back), Winslow (1885). Mostly VGC. (10)£110
43LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY Type L LUGGAGE LABEL to Blackpool (Talbot Road) with distinctive “Passenger’s Luggage” printed in the centre and ref M76 in black on white. Contemporary with the series of labels to Isle of Man destinations with red cross overprints. A little grubby and slight edge loss to left hand corner, but a rare example. (1)£42
44CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS issued Sgls: 2nd Aberystwyth – Birmingham (Snow Hill GWR); 1st Barmouth – Chester (GW); 3rd Towyn – Chester (GW); 3rd Parly Towyn – Llanuwychllyn (GW). All dated 1898. VGC. (4)£120
45CALEDONIAN RAILWAY mostly issued Sgls from Anderston Cross, Denny (whole Rtn), Edinburgh (whole Rtn 4th & 5th Batt R.S. Season 1914), Edinburgh (Princes St), Glasgow (Buchanan St), Paisley (SO) (faded and stained), St Rollox (Glasgow) (u), Stobcross. (8)£130
46LPTB/LT TROLLEYBUSES all different mostly geographical punch type TROLLEYBUS TICKETS from Services 626, 628, 630 (Code 110) serving the Morden/Tooting areas all loose mounted in an album with notes by the vendor. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns during the period covered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (89)£220
47GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons including Aberdovey, Bewdley, Corwen, Devynock & Sennybridge, Erwood, Festiniog, Highworth, Llandinam, Llanfyllin, Manorbier, Oswestry, Pontypridd (TV), Talsarnau, Trevor, Winchester GW, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£120
48THE NEW CENTRAL OMNIBUS COMPANY LIMITED 2d blue geographical punch type BUS TICKET for the route Camberwell Green – Hampton Court in good condition. (1)£190
49MARYPORT & CARLISLE RAILWAY issued /audit Sgls and whole Rtn from Carlisle, Cockermouth, Maryport, Wigton. Condition varies with some (Bd). (4)£55
50INVERGARRY & FORT AUGUSTUS RAILWAY unissued 1st whole Edmondson Rtn Spean Bridge – Invergarry on white/yellow card with green “O” overprint on outward half. Stamped “Cancelled” on back and “LNER” on front. VGC. (1)N/S
LOTS 51-69: PLATFORM TICKETS (All Edmondson cards unless stated)
51LNER T2 (black print): Alresford A; T3A: Ingatestone (DO) A, Reedham A, Silvertown A; T3B: Hockley, Maldon East & Heybridge, Mellis (/); T3C: Battlesbridge A, Canning Town A, Woodham Ferrers A. (10)£34
52BTC (Mixed Regions) 2d Red Diamond: Abercynon, Aberdare HL, Accrington, Addlestone, Alloa, Alresford, Alton, Birkenhead (Hamilton Square), Blackpool (Central), Bletchley, Bolton (Trinity Street) 1, Bristol TM E, Brondesbury, Bury (Bolton Street), Bury (Knowsley St), Cadoxton, Coatbridge (Sunnyside), Crewe, Dinton, Uxbridge Vine Street. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£26
53BR (M) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Burton-on-Trent, Euston 3, Fleetwood, Ilkeston (North), Leicester (Belgrave Road), Lichfield (City), London (St Pancras), Manchester (Central), Manchester (Lon Rd) 5 No 2, Market Harboro’ A, Mill Hill (Broadway), North Wembley, Nottingham (Victoria), Primrose Hill, Southport (Chapel St), Stockport (Tiviot Dale), Squires Gate, Watford (High Street), Wellingboro’ (Mid Rd), Whitchurch (Salop). (20)£110
54BR (E, M, NE and Sc) 1d Red Diamond (BTC conditions): Aberdeen 1 No 3, Altrincham & Bowdon, Bedford (Midland Rd), Bradford (Forster Square), Carlisle 1, Keighley, Kensal Green, Llandudno (Junction), Manchester (Central) 2nd set, Manchester (London Rd.) 5, Normanton, Northampton (Castle), Norwich City, St Albans (Abbey), Seven Sisters, Stockton, Stratford Market, Troon. A few examples have slight (Bd). (18)£34
55SR T3 Red Diamond: Brockenhurst 2 (Bd), Coulsdon North, Headcorn, Hove 2, Kenley, Ottery St Mary, Purley DO 2, Staines 1, Welling (Bd), Westcombe Park. (10)£55
56BTC (N/H) 2d Red Diamond: Barnard Castle, Bradford (Forster Sq), Brighouse for Rastrick, Cullercoats, Darlington (North Road), Dewsbury (Wellington Road), Dundee (West), Edinburgh (Waverley) ES, Gateshead (East), Glasgow (Central), Helensburgh Central, Jarrow S, Linlithgow, Malton, Monkseaton 1, Seaham, Tynemouth (East), West Monkseaton, Whitby Town, Withernsea. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£38
57BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Trans-name at base): Ashford (Kent) 1, Blackfriars, Cannon Street 3 (SR T3 Red Diamond), Canterbury East, Charing Cross 2, Dartford, Eltham Park, Faversham 3, Rochester, West St Leonards. (10)£48
58BTC (E) 1d Red Diamond: Battlesbridge, Chingford, Custom House, Enfield Town, Fambridge, Fenchurch St (John St), Finsbury Park 1, Grantham, Grimsby Docks, Harringay Park, Harringay (West), Hatfield, Hertford (East) and (North), Hunstanton, Ilford WO, Lea Bridge, Leiston, Letchworth, London Fields. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£44
59BTC (S) 2d Red Diamond: Alresford, Berwick (Sussex), Boxhill & Westhumble, Cannon St 3, Charlton, Guildford 1, Havant, Herne Hill, Ladywell, Lancing 2, Henfield, New Cross 2, New Cross Gate, Newhaven Town, Oxshott, Purley 1. (16)£20
60LONDON BRIGHTON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY: Penge (Dn) (dated 1928) in VGC, although slight (Bd). (1)£280
61BTC (E) 2d Red Diamond: Angel Road, Bush Hill Park (faded), Canning Town, Chadwell Heath, Clapton, Cuffley & Goffs Oak, Enfield Chase, Felixstowe Beach, Fenchurch St (John St), Finningham, Forest Gate, Frinton-on-Sea, Goodmayes, Harringay Park, Hatfield, Hertford (East) and (North), Highams Park, Kelvedon, Knebworth. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£26
62LNER T2 (black print): Wickham Mkt A; T3A: Hatfield Peverell A; T3B: Bealings A, Braintree & Bocking A, Halstead A, Hockley A, West Green A, Woodham Ferrers G; T3C: Leiston A, Wivenhoe A. (10)£120
63BTC (S) 1d Red Diamond: Arundel, Bellingham, Blackheath 1, Bournemouth Central 2, Charing Cross 1, Claygate 2, Dumpton Park, Epsom, Farnborough, Folkestone Junc., Fratton 2, Guildford, Lower Sydenham, Maidstone West, Ramsgate, Rochester, Tunbridge Wells Central 2, West Worthing 1, Whyteleafe South, Wimbledon 1. Some have gum residue on back/minor (Bd). (20)£36
64BTC (E) 2d Red Diamond: London (Kings Cross) ML, Louth, St James St 1, St Neots, Sandy, Shoeburyness, Skegness, Skegness B, Southbury, Southend-on-Sea (Victoria), Southminster, Stratford, Sudbury (Suffolk), Tilbury (Riverside), Wanstead Park, Ware, West Ham (Manor Road), Wivenhoe (ER), Wood Green (Alexandra Park), Wood Street. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£26
65DISTRICT RAILWAY: South Harrow 1 (dated 1929) (Sl. Bd and /). (1)£260
66BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Boscombe 1, Clapham Jc 8, Dorchester West, Exeter Central 3, Folkestone Cen 1, Havant 2, Haywards Heath 2, Hither Green 1, Holborn Viaduct, Horsham 1, Maidstone West 2, New Cross, Ore, Polsloe Bridge Halt, St Leonards War Sq., Shoreham-by-Sea 2, Victoria 9, Wandsworth Common, Waterloo 3 and 7. A little (Bd) on a few examples. (20)£48
67SR T1 Red Blob: Barming, Berwick, Bodmin, Bramley & Wonersh, Brasted, Chilworth, Clandon, Dinton, East Farleigh, Frant, Glynde, Hailsham, Ham Street & Orlestone, Harrietsham, Hever, Itchen Abbas, Kemsing, Micheldever, Newton St Cyres, Northam. (20)£75
68BTC (E) 1d Red Diamond: Manor Park, Noel Park & Wood Green, Oakleigh Park, Pitsea, Rayleigh, Saffron Walden, St James Street 1 and 2, Scunthorpe & Frodingham, Southend-on-Sea (Vic), Stamford Hill, Stratford, Three Counties, Tilbury (Riverside), Upminster, Wanstead Park, West Green, West Ham (Manor Road), Whittlesea, Wickford. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£34
69BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Trans-name at base): Brighton 1 and 4, Lewes, Southampton Central 1 and 2, South Merton, Tadworth & Walton on Hill, Tulse Hill, Victoria 3, Waterloo 1. (10)£26
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70NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY 2nd Tourist Rtn Carlisle – Inverness via Waverley Route Fife and Aberdeen. Cancelled neatly by a cross in red ink. The ticket probably dates from the 1870s and appears to come from an official specimen book. It is in VGC apart from a little paper attached to the back. (1)£26
71NEWCASTLE CORPORATION TRAMWAYS ½d mauve Soldier’s Ticket punch type TRAM TICKET. Believed to be from the WW1 period, this was from a pre-paid booklet of tickets giving half-rate travel. VGC. (1)£30
72BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Aberedw, Acrefair, Bewdley, Caersws, Chacewater, Cilfrew (Trans), Conwil, Gilfew (sic) (misspelling) Glyncorrwg, Llandilo, Llanilar, Llanfyllin, Penybont, Saundersfoot, Three Cocks, Tirydail, etc. (30)£100
73GREYHOUND MOTORS LIMITED selection of punch type BUS TICKETS from several different series/sets issued in the 1920s/30s including returns and Workmen’s Returns, also includes a paper ticket issued in 1928 for the route Bristol – Hammersmith. Mostly VGC. (32)£40
74LNER issued 3rd Sgl Woodburn (closed 15/9/1952) – Carlisle @ in VGC. (1)£50
75MIDLAND RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Granville Street (closed 1/7/1885) – Somerset Road (cl. 28/7/1930) (dated 30/6/1885) in excellent condition. (1)£85
76LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Clitheroe (/), Hesketh Park, Horbury (Cov Class dated 1868) (corner missing), Hutton & Howick, Leeds (Central) – Clifton Road (Brighouse), Ravensthorpe – Thornhill L&Y, Seaforth & L., Tottington (a), Wakefield (Kirkgate) L&Y (/), Wigan L&Y, etc. A few examples have (Bd), but mostly good condition. (20)£50
77BR (mixed regions) mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Halts: Ellerdine Halt, Frankton Halt, Hurst Green Halt (Trans), Kemsley Halt, Leire Halt, Little Stretton Halt, Llanfechain Halt (a), Morden Rd. Halt, Pevensey Bay Halt, Poyle Estate Halt, Rowton Halt, Snowdown Halt, Southease and Rodmell Halt, South Greenford Halt, Stonehall & Lydden Halt, Swanscombe Halt, Three Oaks & Guestling Halt, Upper Halliford Halt, Waddon Marsh Halt, Winchelsea Halt. (20)£120
78LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS Co. Ltd. 9d purple geographical punch type BUS TICKET from Service 84 for the Golders Green – St Albans full journey, issued c.1913. The back is faded, but otherwise condition is good. (1)£20
79TAFF VALE RAILWAY mostly issued Sgls from Abercynon, Cardiff Docks, Cilfynydd, (Child) (Upright), Cowbridge, Ferndale, Pentrebach, Pontypridd Junction, Pontypridd Jun (3rd Market Rtn) (u-Spec on back), Tylorstown. Mostly good condition. (9)£130
80LONDON CHATHAM & DOVER RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Clapham Road, Herne Hill, Holborn Viaduct, Snow Hill, Swanley (/ and Bd), Victoria – Battersea Park Road (dated 1891-1897). Mostly VGC. (6)£80
81BRISTOL TRAMWAYS AND CARRIAGE Co. selection of numerical stage TRAM and BUS TICKETS at fares between 1d-4/-d. All different. (10)£10
82LONDON MIDLAND & SCOTTISH RAILWAY in Wales and Borders issued whole Edmondsons including Abergavenny Junc., Blacon, Broome, Brynkir, Chwilog, Dunvant, Eardisley, Golden Grove, Hay-on-Wye, Knighton, Llanberris, Llangunllo, Llong, Ruthin, Swansea Bay, Yorton, etc. (30)£100
83WEST MIDLANDS numerical stage punch type TRAM/BUS TICKETS: Wolverhampton Corporation (7); Wolverhampton & Walsall Joint (1); Walsall Corporation (12); West Bromwich Corporation (5). All different and mostly VGC. (25)£42
84WATERFORD LIMERICK & WESTERN RAILWAY undated 3rd Privilege whole Edmondson Rtn Waterford – (blank) with slight staining on back only. (1)N/S
85GREAT NORTHERN PICCADILLY & BROMPTON RAILWAY issued Sgls Finsbury Park LL (47) – Piccadilly Circus (37) and Russell Square 1 (41) – Sth Kensington (31) on buff card. Both have large station numbers (as noted) front and back to assist ticket collectors with quick station identification. Slightly dusty, VGC otherwise. (2)£70
86LB&SCR issued Sgls including Croydon West, Dorking, Eastbourne, Hellingly, St Leonards WS, Tunbridge Wls (2nd class), Waddon, Wallington, West Norwood, etc. All different and mostly VGC. (20)£48
87GWR PRE-GROUPING mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Bewdley, Cleobury Mortimer (2nd class), Horsehay & D’ley, Highworth, Longville (u), Merthyr GW, Peplow (poor), Ross, Wantage Road, Wyre Forest, etc. One or two have some (Bd), but mostly VGC. (20)£130
88LGOC/LGOC & ASSOCIATED Cos. all different geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Service 32 serving the Morden/Tooting areas all loose mounted in an album with notes by the vendor. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns during the period covered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (29)£80
89NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY issued Sgls from Alsager, Etruria, Newcastle-U-L, Silverdale, Stoke-on-Trent. Mostly VGC. (5)£90
90NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls Bridgeton X – College or Queen St (red “O” overprint), Charing X – Queen Street (red “I” overprint), Queen Street – Great Western Road (red “E” overprint), plus Bicycle Local Sgl Prestonpans – Edinboro’ @. Good/VGC. (4)£40
91SCARBOROUGH TRAMWAYS Co. 2d mauve geographical punch type TRAM TICKET for the route South Terminus – North Terminus with stages listed menu style. A little grubby. (1)£10
92BR (H) issued whole Edmondsons including Achterneed, Back o’ Loch, Conon, Crail, Culloden Moor, Culrain, Dalnaspidal, Duirnish, Daviot, Dornoch, Edderton, Invershin, Strathcarron, The Mound, etc. (20)£120
93NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY unheaded type N61 LUGGAGE LABEL “Ruston” in VGC. (1)£20
94CORK BANDON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY 3rd undated whole Edmondson Rtn the outward half Bantry – Cork and Return with the return half headed “Car Portion” Glengariffe – Bantry and Return “Driver’s Fee Included.” A large letter “G” is printed on both halves. An early rail/road ticket. Slight staining to back only. (1)£220
95EAST LONDON RAILWAY JOINT COMMITTEE issued 3rd Sgl Shadwell (EL) – Rotherhithe (dated 1906) in VGC. (1)£34
96LNER issued 1st Spl Sgl Woodside (closed 5/4/1937) – Don Street @ in VGC. (1)£55
97BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Abergavenny Junction, Bala, Barmouth Junction, Bettisfield, Brynamman West, Bryngwyn, Cilfrew, Corwen, Glasbury-on-Wye, Glyncorrwg, Holme Lacy, Kinnersley, Llanpumpsaint, Penally, Three Cocks, etc. (30)£75
98CUMBERLAND MOTOR SERVICES Ltd. Nine different geographical punch type BUS TICKETS for local services in the Whitehaven area issued in the 1930s. Mostly VGC. (6)£22
99LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY West of England issued whole Edmondsons from Bideford (2nd class), Bridestowe, Exeter (Queen St) (early type), Exeter Queen St (later type), Plymouth Friary, Plymouth North Rd., Yeovil (early type); plus undated thin card Rail Motor 1 Mount Pleasant Rd Halt – Exeter Queen St & Lions Holt Halt – Polsloe Bridge Halt (Bd). Mostly VGC. (8)£140
100CARDIFF RAILWAY whole Edmondsons: unissued Market Rtn Rhydyfelin – Cardiff RR (VGC) and issued 3rd Parly Sgl Whitchurch – Coryton (dated 1935) (slightly faded and minor Bd).N/S
101EDINBURGH & DISTRICT TRAM Co. Ltd. geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d white and 2d mauve Post Office – Joppa/Goldenacre in VGC. This was a cable operation which was taken over by the corporation on 1/7/1919. (2)£44
102GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons from or to halts/platforms. From: Blaisdon Halt, Burlish Halt, Dilton Marsh halt, Kidwelly Flats Halt (u), Llys Halt, Penhelig Halt, Penscynor Halt, Pinewood Halt, Ruspidge Halt, Tinkers Green Halt (2 different), Weston-under-Penyard; To: Caradog Falls Halt, Cound Halt, Donyatt Halt, New Dale Halt, Panyffordd Halt (/), Sth Greenford Halt. Mostly VGC. (18)£130
103THE FURNESS RAILWAYS “Cavendo Tutus” large ½d red printed NEWSPAPER STAMP plus similar but later style 1d and 2d, a 6d green print parcels and 3d green shield type newspaper (three the same). One or two examples a little grubby, good generally. (7)£65
104CLOGHER VALLEY TRAMWAY unused whole Edmondsons: 1st Sgl Fivemiletown – Armagh; 1st Tram/2nd Rail Fivemiletown – Armagh. Both in excellent condition. (2)£110
105CHARING CROSS EUSTON & HAMPSTEAD RAILWAY issued 3rd Class on District Railway Sgl Tottenham Court Road – Westminster or St James’ Park Change at Charing Cross (dated 1910) on green card with two vertical white stripes in VGC. (1)£60
106LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Burnley, Colne (L&Y), Darton, Liverpool Exchange (2 different), Mirfield L&Y, Preston (EL), Rochdale A, Waterloo L&Y; Rail Motor Sgl Ormskirk – St Helens LNW. All on VGC. (10)£40
107SOUTHERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons from/to Halts including from: Aldrington Halt, Collington Halt DO, Dyke Junction Halt (/) (faded), East Malling Halt, Fishbourne Halt, Ham Bridge Halt, Lyghe Halt (BR (S) (Trans)), Mountfield Halt, Stonehall & Lydden Halt (a), Southease & Rodmell Halt, Swale Halt, Warblington Halt, Watergate Halt, etc; To: Freshwater – Carisbrooke Halt, Plymouth North Road – Chilsworthy Halt &c. (20)£210
108SCOTTISH ROAD OPERATORS punch type BUS TICKETS: JW & R Torrance Ltd (2) 1d blue and 1½d green for their Cathedral Street – Hamilton Cross service; Dumbarton Central (1) 1d khaki geographical; Central SMT & Lanarkshire Traction (3) Insert Setrights; Central SMT (4) Insert Setrights; Browns Motor Services (1) Insert Setright; W Alexander (4) Insert Setrights. All different and mostly VGC. (15)£44
109ROTHER VALLEY RAILWAY (3) and KENT & EAST SUSSEX RAILWAY all different mostly issued whole Edmondsons (24) and thin cards (4). Mostly VGC. (28)£70
110EAST & WEST JUNCTION STRATFORD-ON-AVON TOWCESTER & MIDLAND JUNCTION RAILWAYS issued 3rd Parly Sgl Stratford-on-Avon – Tewkesbury (Mid) (dated 1898) in VGC. (1)£55
111THE POOLE & DISTRICT ELECTRIC TRACTION Co. Ltd 1d white full geographical punch type TRAM TICKET for the County Gates – Poole route. System opened on 6/4/1901 and was taken over by Bournemouth Corporation on 22/6/1905. VGC. (1)£210
112LONDON MIDLAND & SCOTTISH RAILWAY in Wales and Borders issued whole Edmondsons including Bethesda, Brynamman, Cwmllynfell (Trans) (faded) Dinas Junction, Dunvant, Gowerton, Hadley, Killay, Llandovery, Mold, Nannerch, Nantgaredig, Saltney Ferry (Mold Junc), etc. (30)£130
113BR (M) issued whole Edmondsons including Bala Junction, Bewdley, Chwilog, Coole Pilate, Fenns Bank, Groeslon, Harlech, Llanfyllin, Llanwnda, Llong, Penhelig Halt, Rhosgoch, Stourport-on-Severn, Tonfanau, Trench Crossing, Welshpool, Wrenbury, etc. (30)£75
114FERMOY & LISMORE RAILWAY undated 2nd “Express” whole Edmondson Rtn Lismore – Dublin. Slight water staining to back and ⅓rd of front only. (1)£260
115CENTRAL LONDON RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons from British Museum, Chancery Lane (2 different), Liverpool Street and Post Office; plus machine issued Sgls from Bank (3 different), Bond Street, Notting Hill Gate and Queens Road. Mostly VGC. (11)£30
116LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued mostly 3rd Sgls from Alton (early style 2nd dated1890 (poor)), Basingstoke (/ and Bd), Bow (Bicycle), Brockenhurst (Pram Go Cart or Bike) (/ and Bd), Chiswick, Chiswick, East Putney (/ and Bd), Godalming (early style 2nd class) (/), Stockbridge, Surbiton, West Brompton (Bd). (10)£50
117BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Arenig, Ballingham, Boughrood & Llyswen, Builth Road H.L., Cymmer Afan, Glogue, Hadley, Lawley Bank, Llanglydwen, Llanwrda, Maesycrugiau, Moat Lane, Onibury, Penybont, Tenbury Wells, Welshampton, etc. (30)£130
118LGOC/LGOC & ASSOCIATED Cos/LPTB/LT (BUSES) all different geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Services 80 (including Through/Transfer Tickets), 80A, 180, 164, 165, 156/A, 165D serving the Morden/Tooting areas all loose mounted in an album with notes by the vendor. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns during the period covered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (33)£410
119JERSEY RAILWAYS Co. Ltd issued 1st Sgl Beaumont – St Aubin’s on pink/white card and JERSEY RAILWAYS & TRAMWAYS issued 2nd Sgl St Helier’s – First Tower on buff/green card. Both items in VGC. The line closed on 30/9/1936. (2)£80
120HIGHLAND RAILWAY issued Bicycle (Local) Sgl Achnasheen – Kyle @ (dated 1913) on green card with red “B” overprint in VGC. (1)£44
121THE LEAMINGTON & WARWICK ELECTRICAL Co Ltd geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 2d mauve punched for the stage Guy’s Cliff Road – Warwick Station and 3d orange Leamington – Warwick. Both tickets in VGC. Following reconstruction and electrification, the company took over the former horse tram system on 12/7/1905, but closed some 25 years later on 16/8/1930. (2)£55
122BR (M) North Wales area issued 2nd/3rd Sgls from Bodfari, Caerwys, Connah’s Quay, Flint, Holywell Junction – St Winefride’s (Trans), Nannerch, Sandycroft, Shotton (modern “Capital Fare” one piece Rtn on pink card), Shotton (Low Level), Star Crossing. VGC. (10)£40
123AUTOCAR SERVICES LIMITED selection of early “fare only” and later numerical stage punch type BUS TICKETS. All different and in good condition except one which has corner missing. (7)£40
124RAVENGLASS & ESKDALE RAILWAY all different issued 3rd and 3rd Parly Sgls from Beckfoot, Boot, Eskdale Green, Irton Road, Ravenglass. All issued in 1907/1908 and VGC. (11)£50
125MIDLAND RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Church Road (closed 1/1/1925) – King’s Norton (dated 1883) in excellent condition. (1)£44
126LMS & GW JOINT RAILWAYS (Halesowen Joint Line): Sgl coupon 3rd Workman Halesowen – Longbridge & Back (i); together with3rd Privilege Sgl Hunnington – Old Hill (a). (2)£26
127BR (mixed regions) mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Halts: All Stretton Halt (Trans), Foley Park Halt, Frankton Halt, Kemsley Halt, Leire Halt (faded), Little Stretton Halt, Monks Risborough & Whiteleaf Halt, Morden Road Halt, Pevensey Bay Halt, Sandhurst Halt, Snowdown & Nonington Halt, Southease and Rodmell Halt, Stoke Jc. Halt (Trans), Stone Crossing Halt, Stonehall and Lydden Halt (a), Three Oaks and Guestling Halt 1 (u), Waddon Marsh Halt, Weston-Under-Penyard Halt, Winchelsea Halt, Winnersh Halt. (20)£85
128SOUTHDOWN MOTOR SERVICES punch type BUS TICKETS comprising five early geographicals with red “Southdown” and fare overprints from Worthing town services at 1d, 1½d, 2d, 2½d and 3d values, plus later style Exchange Ticket for the Eastbourne – Battle route and a 1/4d brown/white Return ticket. VGC. (7)£30
129HIGHLAND RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly Sgl Pitlochry – Killiecrankie in VGC. (1)N/S
130SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY issued Sgls from Grain Crossing Halt (dated 1911), Port Victoria (dated 1911) (both closed 11/6/1951), Rochester Bridge (2nd Class) (dated 1904) (closed 1/1/1917). VGC. (3)£300
131GLOUCESTER CORPORATION LIGHT RAILWAYS two different early period 1d geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS – buff with red “E” overprint produced by Jack’s Patent and 1d mauve by Auto-Ticket. Both VGC. The corporation took over the previous horse drawn system on 30/9/1902, but it only lasted another 31 years closing on 11/1/1933. (2)£90
132LM&SR Scottish Section mostly issued: Achnasheen, Blairgowrie (/), Bunchrew, Connel Ferry (2 different), Dalnaspidal (/), Dingwall, Fordoun (dated 9/6/1956 Last Day), Garnkirk (5/3/1960 Last Day), Kirriemuir, Monkie, Muir of Ord (a), Muthill, Peebles (3/6/1950 Last Day), Watten. (15)£110
133GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY selection of type G52 and G54 larger style LUGGAGE LABELS to a nice range of destinations on and off the system. Three labels only duplicated. Mostly VGC. (40)£110
134CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS mostly issued whole Edmondsons from: Aberystwyth (2nd Class), Barmouth (Down), Brecon, Devils Bridge (a-whole Child Rtn), Kerry (a), Porthywaen (whole Excn Rtn), Whitchurch (1,000 Mile Series). (7)£180
135LONDON BRIGHTON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY (SOUTH LONDON LINE) issued 3rd Sgls from Battersea Park, Clapham (Road), London Bridge (4 different) and Victoria on buff card with diagonal red stripe; plus whole Workman Rtns Wandsworth Com Local – Victoria, both valid for Monday, but different dates. VGC. (10)£48
136LNER issued 3rd whole Rtn Glasson – Drumburgh (dated 31/5/1932-last day of service) in VGC although with a small rust mark at base. (1)£270
137GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons including Aberavon Town, Berrington SV, Builth Rd., Craven Arms & Stokesay, Derry Ormond, Glandyfi (/), Hartlebury, Lamphey, Llanglydwen, Llynclys, Newnham Bridge, Pant Salop, Rhydowen, Talerddig, Trawscoed, Seven Sisters, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£100
138BEDS & BERKS punch type BUS TICKETS: Road Motors Ltd (Luton) 1/3d yellow; ”XL” Motor Services (Dunstable) 6d khaki numerical; “Borough” Bus Services 1d, 1½d (corner torn and grubby), 2d and 3d numericals. Mostly good/VGC. (6)£50
139FURNESS RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Ambleside, Arnside, Barrow, Barrow Central, Coniston, Corkickle, Grange, Heversham (2-1 is a), St Bees. Mostly VGC. (10)£100
140PEMBROKE & TENBY RAILWAY audit clipped 2nd Sgl Tenby – Penally in VGC. (1)£44
141THE COVENTRY ELECTRIC TRAMWAYS Co. geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d white and 2d green from the route Coventry Station – Stoke, printed by GNP, in VGC. The system was abandoned following severe damage by enemy bombing on 24/12/1940. (2)£170
142BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Abergavenny Jn., Berrington & Eye, Cilfrew (grubby), Cwmavon (Glam), Derry Ormond, Devynock & Sennybridge, Drysllwyn, Easton Court for Little Hereford, Foley Park Halt, Hadley, Hanwood, Llandre, Llangunllo, Montgomery, Teigl Halt, etc. (30)£110
143BR (S) issued whole Edmondsons including Allhallows-on-Sea, Bentley, Borden, Cliffe (/), Codford (Trans), Freshwater (Trans), Greatstone-on-Sea, High Halstow Halt, Hythe (Hants), Junction Road Halt, Longcross Halt, Marchwood, New Romney (Trans), Warblington Halt, Yarmouth (IW), etc. (30)£100
144LNER issued Child 3rd Sgl Medge Hall (closed 12/9/1960) – Crowle Central @ (dated 1960) in VGC. (1)N/S
145GREAT NORTHERN PICCADILLY & BROMPTON RAILWAY issued Sgl Leicester Square – Holborn (dated 1907) on green card. Slightly faded along two edges, VGC otherwise. (1)£30
146PORTPATRICK & WIGTOWNSHIRE JOINT RAILWAYS issued 3rd Sgl Stranraer – Colfin (closed 6/2/1950) (dated 1899) in VGC. (1)£30
147SOUTHERN RAILWAY unusual types and closed stations. Two journey 3rd Sgls (4): Ashtead – Epsom, Milford – Godalming, Mortlake – Clapham Jc., Southfields – East Putney; Cheap Day Ticket Rtn Dover Marine WO – Folkestone Warren Halt (/) (dated 27/9/1939 – 2 days after closure!), Sgl Gosport – Lee on The Solent (dated 20/12/1930), Rtn Hurstbourne – Farnborough (Aldershot Show) (u), Sgl Port Victoria (closed 11/6/1951), Rtn Southampton West – Waterloo (return from Piccadilly Circus (LER)) (Messrs Hooper & Ashby) (pd 12th June 1934), Sgl Tunbridge Wells West – High Rocks Halt (closed (2nd time) 5/5/1952). Mostly VGC. (10)£100
148LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS Co. Ltd. selection of named stage 1d punch type BUS TICKETS from Services 5, 6, 7, 8, 13 and 22, all with green overprints, including the word “Fare,” dating from c.1913 and in good condition. (6)£120
149EDINBURGH & GLASGOW RAILWAY (5) issued Sgls from Campsie J’n (1st and Parly), Grahamst’n, Edinburgh, Castlecary (all have “E&G” monogram on back); plus MONKLAND RAILWAYS (4) Sgls from Armadale, Bathgate, Caldercruix, Glasgow; and a whole Rtn Ballater – Braemar headed “Stage Coaches” (W). Some examples a little dusty/grubby. (10)£50
150MIDLAND RAILWAY. A “mother of pearl” DIRECTOR’S TICKET engraved “Midland Railway” with wyvern crest on front and “Directors Ticket” with the name Hutchinson on the back, with hole for attaching to a chain. The lettering is a little faded, but a superb item nevertheless! (1)£380
LOTS 151-169: PLATFORM TICKETS (All Edmondson cards unless stated)
151BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Trans-name at base): Bramber, Faversham 3, Folkestone Cen 1, 2 and 3, Folkestone Junc 1, Malden 1, Pluckley, St Mary Cray 2, Shorncliffe 1, Tunbridge Wells Central 2, Victoria 1, 6 and 7, Waldron & Horam, Wandsworth Com 1, Ventnor 2, Wareham 2, Waterloo E, Winchester City 2. Varying degrees of (Bd) on a few only. (20)£60
152SR T3 Red Diamond: Battle, Brighton, Brighton 3 and 4, Cannon Street 3, Cheam 2, Chichester 2, Clapham Jc 5, Fratton 2, Havant 2, Hook, Horsley, Horsmonden, Ottery St Mary, Oxshott, Semley, Streatham, Surbiton 1, Teynham, Victoria 8. (20)£46
153BTC (M) 1d Red Diamond: Birkenhead Woodside 2, Blackpool (Central) 1 and 2, Blackpool (North), Bury (Knowsley St), Camden Road, Carlisle 1 (3 machine), Chester (General) 4, Chester (Northgate), Church & Oswaldtwistle; BTC (N) 1d Red Diamond: Leeds (City) (1 machine and 2 machine), Leeds (City) 3, Monkwearmouth, Skegness C (error), Tyne Dock, Wakefield (Kirkgate) and (Westgate), Whitby (Town), Whitley Bay. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£34
154LNER T3A Fenchurch St A, Hadley Wood; T3B: Brightlingsea A, Forest Gate (EO) A, Mansfield (LNE), St Botolphs A; T3C: Hornsey, Hitchin, Marylebone 2M, Nottingham (London Rd). (10)£40
155METROPOLITAN & GREAT CENTRAL JOINT COMMITTEE: Northwood Station (dated 1930) (Clipped and Sl. Bd). (1)£70
156BTC (M) 2d Red Diamond: Croxley Green, Dalston Junction, Farnworth & Halshaw Moor, Finchley Rd & Frognal, Fleetwood, Kentish Town, Llandudno, London (Broad Street), Manchester (Oxford Rd), Mill Hill (Broadway), North Wembley, Old Trafford, Primrose Hill, Salford, Southport (Chapel Street), Squires Gate, Stretford, Sudbury & Harrow Road, West End Lane, Willesden Junction 1. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£26
157BRB A/A Machine Issues: A collection of 193 different from all regions in excellent condition. Many are on coloured paper, especially LM and Western Regions. (193)£30
158BR (Mixed Regions) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Andover Junction, Barnes, Bellingham, Boscombe 2, Brentwood & Warley, Bridlington 3, Brighton 2, Bromley South, Burton-on-Trent, Cannon Street 1, Chiswick, Clapham Jc 7, Cowden, Darlington 1, Eynsford, Faversham 2, Hampden Park, Haymarket, Kew Bridge, Manors East. (20)£85
159BTC (S) 2d Red Diamond: Amberley, Ascot, Aylesham Halt 1, Barming, Barnstaple Town, Basingstoke, Battersea Park, Baynards, Bearstead, Beckenham Junction 1, Bere Alston, Berrylands 1, Berwick (Sussex), Betchworth, Bexhill West, Bexley, Bexleyheath, Bideford, Birkbeck, Birkbeck DO. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£38
160TAFF VALE RAILWAY: Pontypridd on mauve/white striped card with station name in red in excellent condition. (“Spec” on back). (1)£230
161LNER T2 (black print): Cambridge B. (1)£22
162SR T2 Red Diamond: Littleham, Nutbourne Halt, Penge West 1, Whitchurch; T3 Red Diamond: Basingstoke 1, Belmont, Brighton 4, Cheam 2, Horsley, Virginia Water. (10)£22
163BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Appledore, Ascot, Brixton, Brookwood, Bournemouth Cen 2, Catford Bridge 1, Charing Cross 3 and 4, Charlton, Chichester 2, Cranbrook (/), Eastleigh, Gravesend Cen 2, Hampden Park, Kingston 1 and PO, Newport, Norwood Jc & SN, Upper Warlingham, Waterloo 5. (20)£70
164BTC (S) 2d Red Diamond: Blackfriars, Blackheath 1, Borough Green & Wrotham, Bosham, Bournemouth Cen 1 and 2, Bournemouth Central 3, Boxhill & Westhumble, Bramber, Branksome, Broadstone, Brockley DP, Brookland Halt, Brookwood, Buxted, Cannon St 1, 2 and 3, Carshalton Beeches. A few examples have slight (Bd). (19)£36
165LNE & LMS RAILWAYS paper Admission Ticket for “Joint Exhibition of Engines & Rolling Stock at Aberdeen Station” on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th November 1936. Paper ticket printed by Edmondson, Manchester, issued from a roll in good condition. (1)£44
166BR (M) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Carlisle 1, Guide Bridge, Hamilton Square, Kentish Town, Leicester (Central), Lichfield (TV), Longton, Manchester (Exchange), Manchester (Oxford Rd), Matlock, Nelson (Lancs), Nottingham (Mid) A, Nuneaton (A. St), Queens P’k (West Kilburn), St Albans (City), Stoke on Trent 3, Timperley, Watford Junc 1, Wellingboro’ (Mid Rd), Wolverhampton. (20)£55
167BTC (M) 1d Red Diamond: Finchley Rd & Frognal, Kensal Rise, Kentish Town (West), Liverpool (Central) 1, Llandudno, London (Broad Street), London (St Pancras) (B machine), Manchester (Central) 3rd set, Manchester (Exchange) 1, Manchester (London Rd) (Fairfield St), Market Harborough A, Morecambe (Promenade), Oldham (Clegg Street), Poulton, Radcliffe (Central), Southport (Chapel Street), Stretford, Watford (High Street), Willesden Junction 1. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£50
168BTC (S) 2d Red Diamond: Catford, Catford Bridge 1 and DO 2, Charing, Charing Cross 1, Charlton, Chartham, Chatham, Cheam 2, Chipstead, Chiswick (faded), Christs Hospital (West Horsham), Clapham Junc T2 and T6, Clapham Junction 7 and 10, Claygate 2, Cliffe, Cobham & Stoke D’Abernon, Cosham 2. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£28
169BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (BTC conditions): Grove Park, Lancing 2, Lewes, Preston Park 2, Ravensbourne, Rochester, Ryde Pier Head, Sevenoaks DO, Sheerness-on-Sea 1, South Bermondsey, Streatham, Streatham Hill, Surbiton 1, Tonbridge 1, Tulse Hill, Tunbridge Wells West, Victoria 4, 6, 7 and 8. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£42
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170METROPOLITAN & LC&DR issued 3rd Sgl Aldersgate Street – Snow Hill (dated 1897) (/); together with LC&DR issued 3rd Sgl Crofton Park – Nunhead (dated 1898) in VGC. (2)£38
171CITY OF BIRMINGHAM TRAMWAYS COMPANY LIMITED early style geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d blue/white Vyse Street – Stafford Road, 2½d green Colmore Row – New Inns, Exchange Tickets, and later stage types including Workman Returns. All different. (10)£85
172BR (H) issued whole Edmondsons including Achanalt, Bilbster, Bunchcrew, Cornhill, Crossmichael, Culloden Moor, Delny, Diurinish, Embo, Evanton, Georgemas Junction, Kildary, Kildonan, The Mound, etc. (20)£130
173GREAT CENTRAL RAILWAY selection of type G22 and G23 LUGGAGE LABELS including Cardiff, Chester (CLC), Colwyn Bay, Hamburg, Market Rasen, Quorn & Woodhouse, Rotherham, Rugby (Central), Southport, Thorne, Wakefield, Woodford & Hinton, Woodhouse, etc. Mostly VGC. (17)£70
174CORK & MUSKERRY LIGHT RAILWAY unused 3rd Sgl Blarney – Victoria (closed 1932) on buff card with horizontal red stripe. Faded (seriously) at one end, but a rare example nevertheless. (1)£30
175GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY (Northern Heights Line). Issued 3rd Sgls from Crouch End, Edgware, Finsbury Park (3 different, all to Northern Heights destinations), High Barnet, Kings Cross, London – Crouch End, Muswell Hill, Stroud Green (2 different), dated 1891-1893. VGC. (10)£30
176LPTB/LT TROLLEYBUSES all different mostly geographical punch type TROLLEYBUS TICKETS from Services 612 and later 612, 630 (Code 105) serving the Morden/Tooting areas all loose mounted in an album with notes by the vendor. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns during the period covered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (55)£320
177BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Aberavon Seaside, Abermule, Arthog, Berrington S.V., Breidden, Cradoc, Cymmer Afan, Garth, Hay on Wye, Llanbister Road, Llanbedr & Pensarn, Marsh Brook, Nantyffyllon, Towyn, Tregaron, Welshpool, etc. (30)£75
178LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS CO/LGOC & ASSOCIATED Cos. mostly geographical punch type BUS TICKETS including Service 53 Exchange, Service 34 Cheap Mid-Day, Service 159 3d pink, 4d green, 5d orange “Two Journey” numerical, Service 43A 9d buff, Service 59B 1/1d grey, etc. Mostly VGC. (20)£120
179NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY mostly issued Sgls from Crewe, Hanley, Rolleston-on-Dove (u), Tunstall, Uttoxeter. Mostly VGC. (5)£160
180SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Box Hill – Dorking (dated 1908) in VGC. (1)£30
181WORCESTER ELECTRIC TRACTION Co. Ltd 1½d orange punch type TRAM TICKET with “Via Cross to” down the centre and stages 1 – 4 down each side. VGC. System closed 31/5/1928. (1)£46
182BR (mixed regions) all issued whole Edmondsons from Halts: Aylesham Halt DO, Burlish Halt, Frankton Halt, High Halstow Halt, Hurst Green Halt (Trans), Kingsley Halt, Leire Halt, Little Stretton Halt, Llangelynin Halt, Lydd-on-Sea Halt, Morden Road Halt, Pevensey Bay Halt, Poyle for Stanwell Moor Halt, Rushcliffe Halt (Trans), South Greenford Halt, Stonehall & Lydden Halt, Swanscombe Halt, Three Oaks and Guestling Halt, Winchelsea Halt, Winnersh Halt. (20)£80
183LONDON INDEPENDENT OPERATORS numerical stage punch type BUS TICKETS: Tottenham Hotspur Omnibus Co 1d and 3d; Edward Paul Ltd, 1d (3), 2d, 3d, 4d, 5d and 6d issues. Some examples have a little foxing, VGC otherwise. (10)£32
184MIDLAND & SOUTH WESTERN JUNCTION RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly Sgl Cirencester – Andoversford & Dowdeswell M&SWJc and Bicycle Sgl Cirencester – Cheltenham (Lansdown) M&SWJc, both dated 1899. VGC. (2)£60
185NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly Sgl Hexham – Bellingham (dated 1884) (renamed Bellingham (North Tyne) in 1926 and closed 15/10/1956) (/). (1)£55
186MIDLAND RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Aldersgate Street, Ampthill, Bardon Hill, Single coupon Excursion Bristol (Temple Mead) – Malvern Link & Back (pd Aug 20th 1891), King’s Cross HL and LL, Leeds (Bd), New Mills (a), Pinxton (a), Treeton – West Tinsley. Mostly VGC. (10)£170
187GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons including Aberystwyth, Bala, Bridgnorth, Caersws, Cemmes Road, Colbren Jn., Kings Worthy, Lawley Bank, Llanfyllin, Llansaintffraid blue card-sl. faded), Llanymynech, Three Cocks, St Andrews Road, Towyn, Winchester Ch’sil. Mostly VGC. (30)£100
188THE GREY CARS LIMITED. An Edmondson printed buff punch type BUS TICKET headed “Ilfracombe Fare 21/-d” with advertising for “Burlington” Picture House Torquay on the back. A 1920s operator. VGC. (1)£30
189LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 1st Sgl Shackerstone (closed 13/4/1931) – Nuneaton (L&NW) (dated 1899) and 3rd Sgl Oundle (closed 4/5/1964) – Barnack (closed 1/7/1929). (dated 1906) Both items in VGC. (2)£65
190CALEDONIAN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Balerno, Juniper Green, (both closed 1/11/1943), Merchiston, Quarter (closed 30/9/1945). VGC. (4)£80
191LONDON STREET TRAM COMPANY selection of named stage 1d and 2d punch type TRAM TICKETS all different. Most have red letter overprints, but two earlier examples do not. Generally good condition. (12)£150
192MIDLAND & GREAT NORTHERN JOINT RAILWAY COMMITTEE all issued whole Edmondsons from all different stations: Catfield, Ferry, Fleet, Gedney, Gt Ormesby, Hemsby, Lenwade, Long Sutton, Martham, Massingham. Mostly VGC. (10)£20
193LGOC/LGOC & ASSOCIATED Cos. fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS all from different routes and at fares between 1d – 8d including Cheap Mid-Day and a Return. (20)£34
194BISHOPS CASTLE RAILWAY all different mostly unissued whole Edmondsons from Bishops Castle, Craven Arms, Eaton, Lydham Heath and Plowdon. The odd one or two are genuinely issued, the others were unhelpfully dated at some time after closure of the line. (15)£50
195LONDON CHATHAM & DOVER RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls, all from Ludgate Hill to: Boro’ Road, Elephant & Castle (/), Camberwell New Road, Brixton and Wimbledon, dated 1891-1895. Mostly VGC. (5)£65
196LNER whole Rtns issued in connection with events at Wembley: 3rd Marylebone – Exhibition Grounds Stadium & Back (dated 28/4/1923-Opening Day and used to see the first FA Cup Final at the stadium); 3rd “Adult” Rtn Marylebone (10) – Exhibition Station & Back (dated 15/9/1925) (both on pink card in Transitional (GCR) style; 3rd Day Excn Colchester – Wembley Exhibition Station (“BEE overprint) (dated 9/9/1924(?) on buff card). All in good/VGC. (3)£70
197TICKETS DOWN THE DRAIN: A varied selection from the Waterloo & City line; four titled Waterloo & City Railway (one with nice LSWR advertisement on back and the others aimed at cyclists and motorists), 16 SR and 12 BR, BTC and BRB. (32)£80
198CAMBRIDGE AND BEDFORD punch type BUS TICKETS: Ortona Motor Co. Ltd 1d orange numerical stage and a Bedford Bus Company 2d white. Both tickets in VGC. (2)£20
199FRESHWATER YARMOUTH & NEWPORT RAILWAY issued 2nd Sgl Freshwater – Yarmouth (dated 14/8/187X) in VGC, except for tape on back. (1)£110
200MARYPORT & CARLISLE RAILWAY early undated 1st Sgl Aspatria – Workington on yellow card. Untitled on front but with attractive “M&C” monogram on the back. Slight foxing to front does not detract. Aspatria opened 12/4/1841 and the ticket is thought to have been printed at this time. (1)£150
201DUBLIN & BLESSINGTON STEAM TRAMWAY Co. 1/-d whole Edmondson TRAM TICKET on buff card with the stages Terenure – Blessington listed on back. A little grubby, but a rare example. (1)£90
202BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Abermule, Arthog, Berrington & Eye, Burlish Halt, Cwmavon (Glam), Dolgelley, Dorrington, Ellesmere, Hartlebury, Llandillo Bridge, Llangadog, Newtown, Oswestry, Pontrilas, Teigl Halt, Towyn, Woofferton, etc. (30)£75
203CHATHAM & DISTRICT TRACTION COMPANY geographical (2) and numerical stage (1) punch type TRAM/BUS TICKETS plus examples from Grange Coaches (Chatham) at 1d, 2d numerical stage and two 3d Exchange from their First Avenue – Town Hall Chatham route. VGC. (7)£250
204LONDON AREA whole Edmondsons comprising District Railway (2) 3rd Sgls Earls Court SO – Addison Rd (Kensington) and Sth Kensington Subway ER – Uxbridge Rd for Shepherds Bush, both by Great Western Train, Metropolitan Railway (1), Met & District 3rd Parly St Marys (Whitechapel) – Aldgate East with DR style overprints, GW & L&NW Jt (1), GW & Met (1), SE Met & Dist Rlys (1) New Cross (SE) – St Marys Whitechapel. Mostly VGC. (8)£70
205LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Port Isaac Road – Camelford (dated 1909) in excellent condition. (1)£150
206PRE-GROUPING MIXTURE of issued and audit whole Edmondsons including GNR, LNWR, GWR, LB&SCR, CK&PR, MSJ&AR, SE&C &LSW Rlys, GER, LSWR, Taff Vale, etc. Condition varies, mostly good. (20)£42
207GWR PRE-GROUPING mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Abercarn, Bridgend, Cadeleigh, Churston (u), Clevedon, Cross Keys (Bd), Cwmavon, Evesham (Bd), Gresford, Kingswear (Bd). Mostly VGC. (10)£85
208LGOC & ASSOCIATED COS & CROYDON CORPORATION & LCC TRAMS long pink geographical punch type “Through” Child BUS/TRAM TICKET No 58 for services to Addiscombe Station by way of changing at Greyhound Croydon. An unusual issue but with a little creasing. (1)£10
209GREAT NORTHERN & CITY RAILWAY issued Sgl Finsbury Pk (LL) – Drayton Park or Highbury with red “13” overprint in excellent condition, plus a roll ticket Moorgate – Old Street or Essex Road, (somewhat / and Bd). (2)£42
210NEATH & BRECON RAILWAY Audit whole Edmondsons from Abercrave (blank Rtn) and Cray (Sgl and Rtn). VGC. (3)£70
211LCC TRAMWAYS all different geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS from Services 12, 14, 26, 28, 30, 82 and 89 (Codes 5, 11, 12, 13 and 39) serving the Morden/Tooting areas issued between c.1917–1933, all loose mounted in an album with notes by the vendor. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns during the period covered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (73)£500
212BR (M) North Wales area mostly issued 2nd/3rd Sgls: Broughton & Bretton, Hope & Penyffordd, Kinnerton, Llanfair (Anglesey), Llong, Mold (Station) (a), Padeswood & Buckley, Rhuddlan, Saltney Ferry, Talycafn & Eglwysbach (/). Mostly VGC. (10)£40
213THE “SILVER” OMNIBUSES (Prop. Timpson’s London & Hastings) selection of 9 numerical stage punch type BUS TICKETS mostly printed by Bell Punch when located in London N1; plus 3 later examples with the “Silver” title dropped. All different and mostly VGC. (12)£60
214FESTINIOG RAILWAY 1st Class FREE PASS in favour of S. Williamson Esq., expiring 31/12/1910 on white and red leather. Holders details and conditions on paper pasted into folding double-oval leather cover in white with red stripe and with gold inlaid lettering. Unfortunately the red stripe has been eaten away in a couple of places, good otherwise. (1)N/S
215METROPOLITAN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls on buff card with red “I” overprint comprising early type (upper and lower case) from: Aldgate E., Aldgate (Met), Bayswater (Queens Rd), Bishops Gate, Mark Lane; later types including from Bishopsgate (GE Office), Deptford R’d (For Southwark Park), Edgware Road, Rotherhithe, St Mary’s (Whitechapel), etc. Mostly VGC. (13)£120
216ALEXANDRA (NEWPORT & SOUTH WALES) DOCKS & RAILWAY: undated 3rd Sgl Pontypridd – Machen from the “Actual Fare” period on brown card, unfortunately with a Sellotape stain front and back. Nevertheless an uncommon title. (1)£22
217GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY “Workman’s Ticket” issued whole Edmondsons from Cilfrew (2 different), Crynant (stained), Duffryn Rhondda Halt, Neath Riverside (2 different including Workman Night), Severn Beach (Workman’s Rtn (Weekly)), Swansea H.St; BR (W) Transitional type from: Cilfrew (2 different), Crynant, Neath Riverside (2 different including 1 whole Rtn). Mostly VGC. (14)£75
218EAST SURREY TRACTION Co. Ltd/LONDON GENERAL COUNTRY SERVICES selection of numerical stage punch type BUS TICKETS from three different sets at values 1d – 5d. All different. (13)£32
219FURNESS RAILWAY issued and audit whole Edmondsons from Arnside (i), Coniston (a), Greenodd (3-i and 2 a), Heversham (a), St Bees (i), Sandside (a), Ulverston (i), Whitehaven (i). Mostly VGC. (10)£50
220PORT TALBOT RAILWAY & DOCKS Co. issued 3rd Parly Sgl Maesteg – Swansea (GW) (dated 1899) in VGC. (1)£50
221HUNDRED OF MANHOOD & SELSEY TRAMWAYS Co. Ltd. used 5d green punch type TRAM TICKET in VGC. (1)£65
222BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Acrefair, Aberdovey, Admaston, Builth Road L.L., Cardigan, Cynghordy, Dolwen, Eardisley, Kilgetty, Knighton, Llansaintffraid, Mumbles Road, Newbridge on Wye, Onibury, Saundersfoot, Troedyrhiew Garth (Spl Sgl “S” o/print), etc. (30)£75
223LONDON PASSENGER TRANSPORT BOARD fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS all from different services/routes at fares between 2d – 5d. (20)£18
224CLOGHER VALLEY RAILWAY unused whole Edmondsons, all 1st Sgls, all from Aughnacloy, to Belfast, to Monaghan, to Newry and to Omagh. VGC. (4)£20
225LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from London Area stations including Brondesbury, Gospel Oak, Hampstead Heath, Kensington (Addison Road), Kilburn & Maida Vale, Loudoun Road, Kentish Town, West End Lane (West Hampstead), Willesden, etc. Mostly VGC. (20)£65
226LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued mostly 3rd Sgls including from Chelsea, Richmond (1st class), St Margarets, Staines Junc., Turnham Green (2nd class) Wandsworth, Wandsworth Town, Waterloo SB (printed on orange/white Rtn card), Weybridge (Workman whole Rtn) (/), etc. Mostly good condition. (16)£130
227BR (H) issued whole Edmondsons including Achnasheen, Bower, Creagan, Clunes, Crieff, Culrain, Delny, Dornoch, Edderton, Embo, Kildonan, Kyle of Lochalsh, Luib, Plockton, etc. (20)£100
228GREEN LINE COACHES all different geographical punch type BUS TICKETS with codes CS8 (Route 711) and early CS9 (Route 724) serving the Morden/Tooting areas issued between 1946 -1952) all loose mounted in an album with notes by the vendor. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns during the period covered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (72)£30
229NORTH SUNDERLAND RAILWAY undated whole Edmondsons North Sunderland – Seahouses (2nd Sgl), North Sunderland – (blank) (2nd Sgl to Chathill & 3rd beyond), Seahouses – North Sunderland (1st Sgl) (“Cancelled” written on front). VGC. (3)£90
230GREAT NORTH OF SCOTLAND RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Banff – Tillynaught (dated 1906) and Dog Sgl Cruden Bay – (blank) (dated 1901). Both items in VGC. (2)£80
231CITY OF BIRMINGHAM TRAMWAYS COMPANY LIMITED early style geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d and 1½d green white to/from City Terminus, 3d yellow Exchange Ticket Colmore Row – New Inns (faded), 2d Exchange Ticket (faded and damaged), and later stage types including Workman Returns with the 2d, 6d and 7d examples duplicated. Mostly VGC. (12)£44
232LONDON TRANSPORT 73 unissued tickets in stock at South Acton upon closure on 2/3/1959 comprising 67 Edmondsons and 6 machine issues. All different. (73)£20
233WEST OF ENGLAND OPERATORS punch type BUS TICKETS: Grange & Black Services Branscombe 3d, 5d and 1/1d numerical stage, plus a piece of an earlier Black Coaches ticket; “Royal Red” Bus Services 3d (poor), 5d, 8d and 9d numericals; Sidmouth Motor Co Ltd 2d, 6d and 2/-d (2) fare only type. Mostly VGC. (12)£55
234L&LSRY (CE) (so headed) Londonderry & Lough Swilly Railway (Cardona Extension) undated 3rd whole Edmondson Rtn Rashenny (closed 30/11/1935) – (blank). Slight water staining and a little dusty front and back. (1)N/S
235SOUTHWOLD RAILWAY unissued whole Edmondson 3rd Rtn Wenhaston – Liverpool St. Rather grubby, but a rare example from the line which closed in 1929. (1)£44
236GLYN VALLEY TRAMWAY Co. issued whole Edmondsons: Dolywern – Pontfadog; Pontfadog – Glyn and – Chirk (2 different) and – Dolywern. VGC. (5)£80
237GWR PRE-GROUPING mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Bewdley, Cardigan, Cwmavon Glam, Hartlebury (2nd class), Highworth, Horsehay, Ludlow, Mitcheldean Rd., Pembridge, Ross, Stapleton Road, Stourport (2nd class), Wantage Road, etc. One or two have some (Bd), but mostly VGC. (20)£130
238SUSSEX OPERATORS punch type BUS TICKETS: “Silver Queen,” Eastergate 1d, 2d and Exchange; Hants & Sussex 3d geographical; Thomas Tilling Ltd (Brighton & Hove Section) 5d with “SS&P” sub-heading. (5)£28
239SHROPSHIRE & MONTGOMERYSHIRE RAILWAY unissued 3rd Sgl Llanymynech Jct – Kinnerley Jct in excellent condition. The line closed to passengers on 6/11/1933, survived WW2 in Military use and was finally closed by BR on 29/2/1960). (1)£20
240MARYPORT & CARLISLE RAILWAY issued 2nd Sgl Wigton – Keswick with some (Bd), good overall. (1)£70
241HASTINGS TRAMWAYS COMPANY geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS for various journeys from the Memorial at 1d, 2d, 3d, 4d, 5d, 6d and 7d fares. VGC. (7)£22
242BR (mixed regions) mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Halts: Duffryn Rhondda Halt, Foley Park Halt, Leire Halt, Littlehaven Halt, Llanfechain Halt, Longcross Halt, Mountfield Halt, New Hadley halt, Nutbourne Halt, Penhelig Halt, Snowdown and Nonington Halt, Southbourne Halt, Southease & Rodmell Halt, Stoke Junction Halt, Stone Crossing Halt, Swanscombe Halt, Teigl Halt, Upper Halliford Ht. (u), Winchelsea (u-Spec on back), Winnersh Halt. (20)£80
243LONDON INDEPENDENT OPERATORS mostly numerical stage BUS TICKETS: City Motors (geographical), Westminster, Grays, Unique, Havelock, Enterprise, Express, Empress, Renown, Cleveland, Red Rose, Claremont, New Times, Skylark, FS, Reliance. Mostly VGC. (26)£110
244MIDLAND & GREAT WESTERN JOINT RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls Avonmouth Dock – Clifton Down and – Hotwells (both dated 1899) in MR style on khaki card. VGC. (2)£32
245MIDLAND RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Hunnington – Moseley (dated 1883) in excellent condition. Hunnington closed to regular services in April 1919 and finally on 1/9/1958; Moseley closed to regular services on 27/1/1941 and finally on 27/11/1946. (1)£520
246GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Rye House (dated 1872), Hackney Downs, Histon (/), Leytonstone, Littleport (a), Liverpool Street (/), Newport (/), Peterboro’ (/), Poplar (/), St James Street (/). Mostly good condition. (10)£95
247BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Admaston, Bala, Boncath, Bromfield, Bucknell, Buildwas, Crudgington, Cynghordy, Grange Court, Hartlebury, Kilgetty, Llanfechain Halt, Newbridge-on-Wye, Swansea Victoria, Tenbury Wells, etc. (30)£75
248LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS Co/LGOC & ASSOCIATED Cos. varied selection of punch type HORSE and MOTOR BUS TICKETS from the 1890s onwards including 4d green from the Hammersmith – Liverpool Street horse bus route. All except two show geographical stages but one is a very early 3d brick red “deaf and dumb” by Bell Punch. (32)£46
249HIGHLAND RAILWAY issued Sgls: 3rd Parly Perth – Rogart (dated 1890) on mauve card (faded), 3rd Parly Perth – Ballinluig (dated 1919) on green card, Bicycle Sgl Pitlochry – Struan on orange card (rubbed). (3)£60
250SOUTH DEVON RAILWAY issued 1st Sgl Plymouth – Portsmouth By Ordinary Train (dated 1885) overstamped “Return” and letter “G”. A few clips and slight Bd, but a rare ticket indeed. (1)£310
LOTS 251-269: PLATFORM TICKETS (All Edmondson cards unless stated)
251BTC (S) 2d Red Diamond: Cowes, Cranleigh, Crofton Park, Crowhurst, Datchet, Deal EO, Deepdene, Deptford, Dorchester West, Dorking North, Dorking Town, Dunton Green, Early, Earlsfield 2, Earlswood, East Brixton, Eastleigh, East Putney, Eden Park, Effingham Junction. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£38
252BR (Mixed Regions) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conds): Ascot, Cannon Street 2, Catford Bridge 1, Charing Cross 4, Edinburgh P St 2, Elmswell, Enfield Chase, Lee, London Bridge 1 (Bd), Merthyr; (BTC conds): Birkenhead (Hamilton Square), Carlisle 1, East Croydon 2, Holyhead, Lea Bridge (BTC 1d Red Diamond), Mitcham, Sevenoaks (DO), Streatham Common 1 (/), Victoria 10, Wrexham Central. (20)£38
253LNER T1 (GNR Type): Crews Hill (“CH” overprint); T3A (black print): Linlithgow A; T3B: Barnard Castle, Edinburgh Wav No 5 set (3d) (poor), Coatbridge (Sunnyside), Grantham (poor), Leeds (City); Free Issue: Grimsby Town (T3A black print style); A/A Machine Issues T3A: King’s Lynn (brown paper), Peterborough North. (10)£20
254BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Trans-name at base) (Brighton and London issues): Brighton 2 and 4, Charing Cross 3 and 4, Victoria 3, Waterloo 1, 5, 7, 8 and 11. (10)£32
255SR T3 Red Diamond: Folkestone Cen 1 and 2, Folkestone Junc 1 and 2, Shorncliffe 1 and 2, Tunbridge Wells Central 1 and 2, Worthing Cen. 1 (Bd) and 2. (10)£46
256BR (W) 1d Red Diamond (BTC conditions): Barmouth, Bude (worn), Exeter St Davids BO (/), Gloucester Eastgate B, Llantrisant, Marylebone 1, 2, and (2), Neath General, Okehampton, Porth, Pwllheli, Stourbridge Junction (/), Swansea Vic., Swansea Victoria, Tavistock North 1, Worcester SH, Wrexham Central. A few examples have slight (Bd). (18)£26
257BTC (S) 2d Red Diamond: Egham, Epsom, Epsom Downs, Eridge, Erith, Esher, Falconwood, Fareham, Farnborough, Farnham, Folkestone East 2, Folkestone Junction 2, Forest Row,, Frant, Frimley (faded), Fulwell, Gillingham (Kent) 1, Glynde, Greenwich, Groombridge. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£50
258BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (BTC conditions): Crystal Palace (LL), Eastleigh, Ewell West, Grove Park, Hayes, Horsham 1, Mottingham, New Romney, Ore (/), Otford, Red Hill 3, Rochester, Sevenoaks DO, Southampton Terminus 1, South Bermondsey, Stoneleigh, Streatham Hill, Victoria 3, Waddon, Wandsworth Road (HO) (/). (20)£46
259BR (M) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Carlisle 2, Derby 2nd set, Hendon, Hinckley, Leicester (London Rd) B, Llandudno Junction, Loughborough (Cen), Manchester (Ex) Set 1 (Clips), Mansfield (LM), Melton Mowbray (LM), Northampton Castle, Nottingham (Victoria), Old Trafford, St Pancras A, Skipton, Stonebridge Park, Walsall, Willesden 1, West Kirby W, (blank) Unspecified station name. (20)£48
260L&SWR: Surbiton 2 on orange card in VGC. (1)£210
261BTC (S) 1d Red Diamond: Andover Town 1, Charing Cross 3, Clapham Jc 9, Dover Priory, Eastbourne 4, Eastleigh, Falmer, Folkestone Jc 1, Gravesend Cen 2, Hackbridge, Hackbridge DO, (faded), Hassocks 2, Hellingly, Hither Green 2, Holborn Viaduct, Ifield, Ladywell, Lewes, Ladywell, Lewes, London Bridge 1 and 4. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£26
262LM&SR T2: Belmont, Blackpool (North), Crewe, Euston 8 (scuffed), Farnworth & H. Moor, St Albans (City), St Pancras B, Sheffield B, Smethwick, South Hampstead. (10)£34
263SR T3 Red Diamond: Amberley, Battle, Burgess Hill, Cheam 2, Cobham, Ford (Sussex), Guildford, Horsley, Lingfield, Martin Mill. (10)£30
264BTC (S) 2d Red Diamond: Guildford 1 and PO, Hackbridge, Hailsham, Halling, Hampton Court, Hampton Wick, Hawkhurst, Haydons Road, Herne Bay, Herne Hill, High Brooms, Hildenborough, Hither Green 1, Holborn Viaduct 1, Honiton, Horsham 1, Hove 1, Hurstbourne, Kearsney. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£36
265DISTRICT RAILWAY: Walham Green 1 (dated 1928) (Sl. Bd and /). (1)£300
266LNER Free Issues on blue card: Cambridge, Grantham, Leicester (Central), Lincoln, Mablethorpe, Netherfield & Colwick, Stamford, Wisbech; A/A Machine Issues (charged): Fenchurch Street 6 (brown paper), Sheffield Victoria (green paper) (Clip). (10)£24
267BTC (S) 2d Red Diamond: Kemsing, Kenley, Kew Bridge, Ladywell, Lancing 2, Launceston, Leatherhead, Lee (faded), Lenham, Lingfield, Liss, Littlehampton 2, London Bridge 1 and 6, Longfield for Fawkham & Hartley, Lyme Regis, Lymington Town (faded), Maiden Newton, Maidstone East 1 and 2. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£26
268BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Trans-name at base): Tunbridge Wells West, Victoria 6, 8, 10 and 11, Wadhurst, West Croydon 2, Westgate-on-Sea 1, West Worthing 2, Weybridge, Wimbledon 1 and 2, Winchester City 1, Woking 1, Woodside, Woolwich Arsenal, Woolwich Dockyard, Worcester Park, Worthing Cen 1, Yeovil Pen Mill. (20)£32
269SR T3 Red Diamond: Ford (Sussex), Reigate 1, Rowfant, Ryde St Johns Road, Sevenoaks (B&B), Shortlands, Tunbridge Wells Central 1, Tunbridge Wells West, Westgate-on-Sea 3, Whimple. (10)£50
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270NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Longton and Stoke-on-Trent to foreign stations including Blackburn L&NW, Bristol (GW), Gloucester (Mid) and Worcester (Mid), Scarborough (NE) and a local ticket to Creswell. Mostly issued in 1904 and in good condition except for (Bd) and a little fading on a couple of examples. (6)£80
271EDINBURGH & DISTRICT TRAM Co. Ltd. 1d mauve TRAM TICKET for Passenger’s Luggage in VGC. This was a cable operation which was taken over by the corporation on 1/7/1919. (1)£55
272BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Abergavenny Monmouth Rd., Abermule, Bala, Boughrood & Llyswen, Buttington, Cradoc, Cymmer Afan, Dolau, Glandyfi, Hopton Heath, Llandilo, Llandilo Bridge, Llangadock, Mumbles Road, Oakengates, Towyn, Ynyslas, etc. (30)£75
273HASTINGS & DISTRICT TROLLEYBUSES/TRAMWAYS selection of five geographical and one numerical stage punch type TRAM and TROLLEYBUS TICKETS at 1d, 2d and 1/-d fares. All different and VGC. (6)£20
274LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued Sgl St Malo Station – Southampton in Best Cabin (dated 1898) in VGC. (1)£20
275GREAT NORTHERN PICCADILLY & BROMPTON RAILWAY issued Sgl Gloucester Road (GNP&BR) – King’s Cross (GNP&BR) (dated 1907) on red card in VGC. (1)£55
276ASHOVER LIGHT RAILWAY unused fareboard style punch tickets for 3d and 4d single and 7d Cheap Day return journeys. VGC. (3)£24
277GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons including Aberavon Town (blue), Bala Junc (blue), Bettisfield, Blaneau Festiniog, Buildwas, Corwen, Cymmer Afan, Dyffryn-on-Sea, Eardington, Llandderfel, Llanrhystryd Rd., Llanybyther, Oswestry, Pensford, Strata Florida, West Acton, Whitchurch H’ts, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£100
278LGOC, LGOC & ASSOCIATED Cos. and LPTB. A sealed bundle of all different fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 5, 5A, 5S, 50 and 105 serving the Morden/Tooting areas. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns in the period covered. Condition is mostly good, but one or two may be a little faded with age, with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 18. (43)£250
279NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY issued Sgls from Collessie, Grahamston, Haymarket, Linlithgow (/), Queen Street (dated 1888). Mostly VGC. (5)£80
280LBSC & L&NW RAILWAYS issued 3rd Sgls Denmark Hill – Uxbridge R’’d and Sydenham – Uxbridge R’d (/) on buff card, both dated 1898. (2)£100
281LPTB/LT TRAMS all different mostly geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS from Services 12, 14, 26, 28, 30, 82 and 89 (Codes 5, 11 and 13) serving the Morden/Tooting areas issued between 1933-1950, all loose mounted in an album with notes by the vendor. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns during the period covered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (119)£500
282GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons from or to halts/platforms. From: Blaisdon Halt, Burlish Halt, Cound Halt, Kidwelly Flats Halt (u), Penhelig Halt (2 different), Penscynor Halt, Rowton Halt (u), Weston-under-Penyard Halt, Worthy Down Platform; To: Cound Halt, Duffryn Rhondda Halt, Gogarth Halt, Goonhavern Halt (u), Llanfechain Halt (/), Pantyffordd Halt, Sun Bank Halt, Tylwch Halt. Mostly VGC. (18)£95
283SOUTHERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Aldrington Halt “Daily Workman” and “Workman’s Weekly,” Edenbridge Town (Trans), Elsted, Esher “Totalisator Staff,” Fittleworth, Grange Road for Crawley Down & Turners Hill (Trans), Hurn, Lydd, Petworth (Trans), Ringwood, Rogate, Southampton West, Southbourne Halt (BR (S) (Trans)), West Meon, Yarmouth (IW),£200
284WATERFORD & TRAMORE RAILWAY undated 1st Child Special Rtn Ticket (printed as a Single) Tramore – Waterford on white card with horizontal black “zigzag” stripes. (1)£30
285LONDON TILBURY & SOUTHEND RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls, many to North London Railway destinations including Barking – Mildmay Park, Bromley 1 – Bow (NL) and – Dalston Jun., East Ham – Chalk Farm, Plaistow – Homerton, Upton Park – Mildmay Park (NL), West Ham – Dalston Jun (NL), etc., dated 1893-1907. Condition varies, mostly good. (15)£410
286LNER Printers Proof 3rd whole Edmondson Rtns on variously coloured cards printed in connection with racing at Wetherby, three pd March 28, 1932 and one pd June 5, 1933. All are from Leeds N Station (one has suffix “B9”) and all are to Wetherby (Racecourse Stn) and Back. On what would normally be the return half is printed “Admit To Racecourse 2s 0d Including Tax. Each is stamped “Spec” on back. Wetherby Racecourse Station opened in 1924 and closed 18/5/1959. Colourful and very unusual. (4)£20
287BR (mixed regions) mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Halts: All Stretton Halt (Trans), Ampress Halt, Burlish Halt, Commins Coch Halt, Duffryn Rhondda Halt, Kemsley Halt, Middle Stoke Halt (u-Spec on back), Sandhurst Halt (2 different), Snowdown & Nonington Halt (2 different), Southease and Rodmell Halt, Stoke Junction Halt, Stone Crossing Halt, Swanscombe Halt, Teston Crossing Halt, Three Oaks and Guestling Halt, Tinkers Green Halt, Tylwch Halt, Winchelsea Halt. (20)£80
288BUS TICKETS. Three punch types from 1920s operators: Beamaris & District Motor Co. Ltd 1/-d white (grubby); Knowbury Bus Co., The Crown, Knowbury (Salop) 4d lilac (stuck to card); Freeman’s Bus Service 6d white, printed by Sandiford, Chorley. (3)£220
289KENT & EAST SUSSEX RAILWAY all different mostly issued whole Edmondsons (22) and thin cards (8). Mostly VGC. (30)£55
290NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY issued 1st Sgl Goldenhill – Burslem @ with extensive (Bd), front good and slight (/). Goldenhill was renamed Newchapel and Goldenhill in 1913 and closed 2/3/1964. (1)£50
291NELSON CORPORATION TRAMWAYS ½d white, 1d orange and 1½d mauve geographical TRAM TICKETS for the route Nelson Centre – Boundary Colne (½d) and Nelson Centre – Higherford Bridge (1d and 1½d) issued c.1910 in VGC. This was a 4’ gauge system which opened 23/2/1903, closing on 6/1/1934. (3)£180
292GWR issued and audit whole Edmondsons from/to Maidenhead area stations including Bourne End (D) Type 1 Platform Ticket and Maidenhead Type 3 (blue card) Platform Ticket, travel tickets including Thame - Maidenhead, Aylesbury, Bridport – Maidenhead, Princes Risboro’, Marlow, Cookham, etc., plus thin card 2d Excess Fare Child from Furze Platt Halt. Conditions varies. (20)£10
293SOUTHERN VECTIS OMNIBUS Co. large Insert Setright 5 Day Weekly Ticket BUS TICKET size 4⅛” x 1⅞” on mauve card with red skeleton “V” overprint; plus ISLE OF WIGHT TOURIST Co (Ryde, Seaview, Shanklin) 4d green numerical stage type. (2)£65
294BURRY PORT & GWENDRAETH RAILWAY issued whole Edmondson Rtn Pontyates – Ponthenry Printed by Williamson, Ashton-under-Lyne. Both stations closed 21/9/1953. (2)£50
295NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY mostly issued 3rd Sgls from Arrochar & Tarbert, Chirnside, Edinburgh (Wav Stn) – Seton Mains Halt (u) (closed 22/9/1930), Elie (1st), Grahamston. Mostly VGC. (5)£120
296LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Accrington, Blackburn L&Y, Burnley EL, Leeds Central (sl. faded), Liverpool Ex. (Bd), Lytham, Manchester B (sl. Bd), Manchester (Vic) A, Rochdale A, Southport L&Y. Mostly VGC. (10)£65
297BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Abermule, Bewdley, Blaisdon Halt, Breidden, Bow Street, Cradoc, Crymmych Arms, Doldowlod, Glyncorrwg, Hopton Heath, Iron Bridge & Broseley, Kilgetty, Llanbrynmair, Moat Lane, Penpergwm, Seven Sisters, Shifnal, Talgarth, Tregaron, etc. (30)£75
298CUMBERLAND MOTOR SERVICES Ltd geographical punch type BUS TICKETS comprising 7d grey Workington – Cockermouth and 1/-d buff Cockermouth – Keswick. A little rubbed and dusty, but scarce examples. (2)£20
299HIGHLAND RAILWAY 3rd “Fishworker’s Ticket” Sgl Avoch – Fraserburgh (G.N.S.) via Mulben (dated 1911) (slight (/) and (Bd)). (1)£50
300CORRIS RAILWAY issued 3rd whole Edmondson Rtn Machynlleth – Llwyngwern (dated 1909) on light pink/dark pink card in good condition. The line closed on 1/1/1931. (1)£110
301NEWCASTLE CORPORATION TRAMWAYS punch type TRAM TICKETS: Three 1903/4 and 1910 geographical issues (one is poor), 13 later “Transport” headed numerical stage issues from the 1940s/50s and four “Newcastle & Gateshead Trams” headed geographical issues from the 1930s/40s. Mostly VGC. (20)£32
302LNER West Highland Line Stations mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Arisaig, Arrochar & Tarbet, Banavie, Crianlarich, Craigendoran, Glenfinnan, Invergarry (Ex I&FA line-2 different- both u), Lochailort, Morar, Rhu, Roy Bridge, Shandon, Tulloch, Tyndrum. Some duplication of origin station, but all different except one duplicate. Mostly VGC. (24)£150
303LONDON BRIGHTON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY packet of type L45 LUGGAGE LABELS on green paper all packaged into over 130 sets of 6 or 7, hence much duplication. Ideal for trader’s stock. (Qty)£10
304IRISH RAILWAYS. Mostly issued whole Edmondsons from BCDR (1), GNR(I) (2), GSR (1), CIE (4), SL&NCR (4 –1i), plus 15 severed halves from GS&WR. (12wh 15hlf)£20
305MANCHESTER & MILFORD RAILWAY unissued whole Edmondsons from Aberystwith (2 different), New Quay Road (renamed Bryn Teifi on 20/10/1916), Strata Florida. VGC. (4)£100
306KENT & EAST SUSSEX RAILWAY: Eight Edmondson cards issued at Biddenden, Bodiam (2), Headcorn Junction, High Halden Road, Northiam, Rolvenden and Tenterden Town dated during WW2; plus unissued thin card tickets from Robertsbridge Junct and Salehurst. (10)£30
307GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY London area issued whole Edmondsons including Forest Gate, George Lane, Liverpool Street (Met LO), Manor Park, Maryland Point, North Greenwich & Cubitt Town (2nd class), Shadwell & St Georges East, Tidal Basin, Victoria Park 1, West India Docks (2 different), etc. Mostly VGC. (17)£280
308LONDON ELECTRIC RAILWAY (3) and LPTB (28) severed half Edmondson THROUGH BUS/UNDERGROUND TICKETS from Underground to Bus and a further three LGOC/LPTB/LT (Buses) whole punch types from Bus to Underground (one creased) offering a nice and unusual range of journeys. The three latter tickets are particularly scarce. All are loose mounted in an album with notes by the vendor. See note at lot 18. (34)£55
309MERSEY RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from James Street (3) and Hamilton Square (1) on red card, dated by pull-bar machine, two examples with adverts for “Old Calabar” on back, plus issued 3rd Cheap Day whole Rtn Liverpool – Birkenhead (dated 1931). VGC. (5)£10
310MIDLAND RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Finchley Road, Haverstock Hill, Hendon (2 different), Highgate Road (For Parliament Hill), Kentish Town, London St Pancras (2 different), South Tottenham & Stamford Hill (2 different), dated 1891-1899. Mostly VGC. (10)£80
311LEICESTER CORPORATION TRAMWAYS. Four different early geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d orange Evington Road – Tower and three 1d white for routes Clock Tower – London Rd Terminus, Melbourne Road Circular – Town, Stoneygate – Tower; plus Leicester City Trams & Motor Bus (8) numerical stage and Leicester City Transport (17) numerical, whole Edmondsons and commemorative issues. (29)£50
312BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Acrefair, Bewdley, Blaneau Ffestiniog Central, Cynghordy, Eardisley, Knighton, Lamphey, Leominster, Llanbrynmair, Mumbles Road, Oakengates, Ross on Wye, Stourport on Severn, Templeton, Ynyslas, etc. (30)£75
313LONDON MIDLAND & SCOTTISH RAILWAY in Wales and Borders issued whole Edmondsons including Abergwili, Builth Road, Coed Talon, Denbigh, Donnington, Drysllwyn, Eardisley, Killay, Llangybi, Moorhampton, Penybont, Prees, Rhydymwyn, Ruthin, Whitney-on-Wye, etc. (30)£80
314CORK BLACKROCK & PASSAGE RAILWAY undated 1st Market Ticket whole Edmondson Rtn Rochestown (closed 12/9/1932) – Cork with large “C” on outward portion and large “R” on return portion, presumably to assist ticket identification. A little dusty on front and foxed on back. (1)£85
315JERSEY EASTERN RAILWAY Co. Ltd. issued 2nd Sgl St Helier – St Lukes (dated 1902). Paper stuck to back, very good otherwise. The line closed on 21/6/1929. (1)N/S
316LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Abergavenny (Brecon Road), Abergele, Banbury – Fartinghoe L&NW, Barnwell (u), Barton & Broughton, Bettws-y-Coed, Boxmoor, Broughton & Bretton (/), Brynkir, Carnarvon, Corwen, London (Battersea), etc. Mostly VGC. (20)£100
317GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons including Adderley, Audlem, Cleobury Mortimer, Crudgington, Hartlebury, Hodnet, Ketley, Kington, Nantyderry, Newbridge on Wye, Ross-on-Wye, Tram Inn, Whittington HL, etc. Some duplication of origin station, but all different. Mostly VGC. (30)£110
318SUSSEX OPERATORS punch type BUS TICKETS: Comfy Coaches (Horsham) (2); Blue Bus & Horsham Motor Coaches Co. (all numericals); Ditchling & Hassocks Bus Service and WR Evans (Ditchling) geographicals. (5)£40
319LONDON AREA PRE-GROUPING Sgls comprising LSWR & LC&DR 3rd Parly Streatham – Victoria (/) (LSW style), LC&DR 3rd Wandsworth Road – Willesden Junction, Met’n & LC&D Rlys 3rd Aldersgate Street – Victoria (pin hole date 1891), GWR 3rd Parly Slough – Willesden Junc (1895), NLR 3rd Parly Caledonian R’d & Barnsbury No 1 – Walham Green (1893) (/). (5)£240
320CARDIFF RAILWAY issued Dog Sgl Whitchurch – Rhiwbina (Halt) @ (dated 1935 in good condition. (1)£110
321BOURNEMOUTH CORPORATION. Selection of “Tramways” titled (5) TRAM TICKETS and “Transport Services” titled (10) geographical punch type TRAM and BUS TICKETS including Trolleybus “TB” series. Lot also includes a 1d Parcel Ticket and tow different Tuckton Bridge Toll tickets. VGC. (16)£24
322LNER London Area mostly issued 2nd class Singles/Returns on blue card including Aldersgate & Barbican, Chadwell Heath (for Becontree), Forest gate, George Lane, Goodmayes, plus a selection of issues from Liverpool Street. All different. (10)£50
323LINCS, YORKS AND NORTH EAST ENGLAND ROAD OPERATORS mostly numerical stage punch type BUS and TRAM TICKETS: Mablethorpe & Sutton MS, West Yorkshire Road Car, East Yorkshire MS, Hull Corporation, “Heather” MS (North Yorkshire), West Hartlepool Corporation, York Corporation, Charlton’s (Jarrow) (sl. foxing), Newcastle Corporation (geographical) (Tram), Stockton Corporation (geographical and numerical), Scarborough Tramways Co. (geographical) (Tram). (31)£360
324GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY (IRELAND) 2nd class TRADER’S TICKET issued for 1 year from 1/4/1936. Available between Belfast – Newry via Goraghwood and Bessbrook. Issued to Bessbrook Spinning Co. Bessbrook who were regular forwarders of goods from Bessbrook. Centre-folding blue linen covers. VGC. (1)£10
325LB&SCR 3rd “Private Party” upright printed whole Edmondson Rtn London B’dge – West Norwood (pd 22/2/1901) on buff/pink card with a red horizontal bar through the return half. VGC. (1)£28
326BLETCHLEY – BEDFORD – CAMBRIDGE LINE issued and audit selection: LNWR (8) from Bedford, Cambridge (3), Lidlington (2), Potton, Sandy; LM&SR (17) from Cambridge (3), Fenny Stratford, Gamlingay, Lords Bridge (2), Old North Road (5), Potton (2), Willington (2) and Woburn Sands. Condition varies, mostly good. All different. (25)£65
327SOUTHERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons from/to Halts including from: Aldrington Halt, Chislet Halt, Hamble Halt, Ham Bridge Halt, High Halstow Halt, Hurst Green Halt, Kingsley Halt, Latchley Halt (undated) (/), Lions Holt Halt (undated), Middle Stoke Halt (undated), Reedham Halt, Teston Crossing Halt, Warblington Halt, etc; To: Minster (Thanet) – Chislet Halt, Winchelsea – Snailham Halt. (20)£90
328LT BUSES. A sealed bundle of all different geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 5, 5/5A, 32 and 118 serving the Morden/Tooting areas. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns in the period covered. Condition is mostly good, but one or two may be a little faded with age, with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 18. (87)£160
329ISLE OF WIGHT RAILWAY issued 2nd Sgl Bembridge – St Helens (dated 1911) in VGC.£85
330NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY issued 1st Sgl Stoke-on-Trent – Newcastle (Potteries) (dated 1876) with some (Bd) and slight (/). The “Potteries” suffix was used for a short time to differentiate it from the rather larger location on the NER. (1)£140
331DONEGAL RAILWAY undated 3rd CAR TICKET whole Edmondson Rtn Fintown (closed 13/12/1947) – Dungloe (Sweeney’s Hotel) on white/yellow card. (1)£26
332BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Arddleen, Bucknell, Caerau, Cynghordy, Dolau, Fawley, Hay-on-Wye, Ketley, Llanfechain Halt, Llanybyther, Maesteg Castle Street, Upton Magna, Welshpool, Weston-Under-Penyard Halt, etc. (30)£75
333LM&SR Scottish Section issued: Achterneed, Comrie, Crianlarich, Dronley(dated 8/1/1955 Last Day), Duncraig, Farnell Road, Forfar (8/1/1955 Last Day), Gagie Halt, Golspie, Helmsdale, Kinbrace, Muir of Ord, Netherburn (closed 1/10/1951), Oban, Tibbermuir. (15)£120
334CLOGHER VALLEY RAILWAY unused whole Edmondsons, all 2nd Sgls, all from Aughnacloy, to Cavan, to Dublin, to Monaghan and to Omagh. VGC. (4)£20
335LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 2nd Sgls from London Area stations including Acton (N&SWJ), Chalk Farm, Gospel Oak, Hampstead Heath, Kensington (Addison Road), Kilburn & Maida Vale, etc. Mostly VGC. (12)£40
336WIRRAL RAILWAY (2), L&NW & GW Jt. (4), Mersey (4) and LMS & GW Jt (4) mostly issued whole Edmondsons. Mostly VGC. (14)£32
337GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons including Berwyn, Breidden, Buildwas (/), Carno, Colbren Jn., Devynock & Sennybridge, Glanamman, Glandyfi (scuffed), Highley, Llanbedwr & Pensarn, Llwyngwril, Moat Lane (/), Newcastle Emlyn, Oswestry, Pantyffynnon, Pensford – Brislington, Tirydail, Uxbridge Road, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£130
338TAFF VALE RAILWAY RAIL MOTOR CARS unused ladder type thin card punch ticket printed with the stages Mill Street – Pontypridd and with 1d red overprint. Printed by Williamson Printer Ashton. Overstamped “Spec” but VGC. (1)£30
339FURNESS RAILWAY issued and audit whole Edmondsons from Bowness (2 both i), Coniston Lake 77 Excursion Ticket (a), Lake Side NB62 (i), Storrs 1 (a), Waterhead 77 (2-a, both different), No 1 Boat Windermere Lake Excess Ticket (a); also severed return half ticket “The Gondola” Foot of Lake – Head of Lake. Mostly VGC. (9wh 1hlf)£28
340STRATFORD-UPON-AVON & MIDLAND JUNCTION RAILWAY issued 1st Sgl Stratford-on-Avon – (blank) (dated 1922) (closed 7/4/1952) and undated 1st Sgl Wappenham (cl 2/7/1951) – (blank). Both items in VGC.N/S
341WEST MIDLANDS punch type TRAM TICKETS: Dudley Stourbridge & District Electric Traction Co. Ltd B&MTJC 2d mauve Dudley Station – Stourbridge; Birmingham & Midland Tramways Joint Committee (Dudley & Stourbridge Sec) ½d buff Dudley Railway Station – Fountain Market Place Dudley; Birmingham & Midland Tramways Joint Committee (B’gham & Mid Tramways Ld) 24-stage numerical with the “odd” numbers printed in cameo. Mostly VGC. (3)£250
342GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons from or to halts/platforms. From: Backnet Halt, Commins Coch Halt (faded and string marks), Cound Halt, Cutnall Green Ht., Garneddwen Halt, Llys Halt, Pantyffordd Halt, Penhelig Halt, Tyddyn Bridge Halt, Weston-u-Penyard Halt, Worthy Down Platform; To: Chudleigh Knighton Halt, Cound Halt, Gardeddown Halt, Gogarth Halt, Penscynor Halt, Rowton Halt, Worthy Down Platform. Mostly VGC. (18)£130
343CHELTENHAM DISTRICT TRACTION COMPANY: Six geographical punch type BUS TICKETS and 3 numericals issued in the 1920s/30s; plus HARVEY’S BUS SERVICE (Chedworth) 1/- and 2/-Return numericals from the same period. VGC. (11)£85
344MIDLAND GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY whole Edmondsons from Dublin (Broadstone) (dated 1904 rather grubby), Castlerea (a-Spec on back), Ballymurry (3rd Excn Rtn) (a-Spec on back). (3)£20
345MIDLAND RAILWAY. Five 1st and 3rd Sgls including early style from Hinckley, three MR printed Sgls for touring companies over GWR lines and CLC lines, plus M&GNJt Sgl in MR style print (grubby) and one other. All dated 1899. Mostly VGC. (10)£70
346LNER 1st and 3rd issued Weekly (Season) Tickets in Trans (NBR) style. (2)£12
347BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Boughrood & Llyswen, Builth Rd. H.L., Cilfrew, Cwmavon Glam., Derry Ormond, Dolgellau, Drysllwyn, Easton Court for Little Hereford, Foley Park Halt, Frongoch, Glyncorrwg, Llanbister Road, Llandre, Montgomery, Welshpool, etc. (30)£75
348CARTER & LIDSTONE Ltd MOTOR BUS SERVICES geographical punch type BUS TICKETS for their Cooden and Bexhill area services at 1d, 2d, 3d, 4d and 5d fares. One example has a crease, VGC otherwise and scarce. (5)£300
349NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Haddington (3rd Sgl) (closed 5/12/1949), Musselburgh (3rd Sgl), Philpstoun – Linlithgow (Ross and Co Workmen) (3rd Sgl Journey Either Way) (Bd), Scotsgap (1st Rtn) (Bd), Speanbridge (1st Rtn). (5)£270
350NEWCASTLE NORTH SHIELDS & TYNEMOUTH RAILWAY 3rd Class BRASS TOKEN ticket approx 1⅝” x ⅞” with shields of the three towns in the centre and title around the edge on the front, simple wording “Third Class” on back. The railway reached Tynemouth in 1861 and the pass is thought to date from these times before being taken over by the NER. VGC. (1)£500
LOTS 351-369: PLATFORM TICKETS (All Edmondson cards unless stated)
351IRISH PLATFORMS: GNRB: Dublin (Amiens St) C, Dundalk Junct., Belfast, Londonderry; GNR(I): Enniskillen; LMS-NCC: Coleraine; UTA: Belfast (York Road), Londonderry WS. (8)£16
352LM&SR T3A: Blackburn BO, Bradford (F. Sq) 2nd set, Buxton 1, Carlisle 1 3rd set, Cricklewood, Derby (LMS), Euston 1, Failsworth, Hanley, Matlock Bath; T3B: Chesterfield (LMS), Crewe (LMS) 2nd set (blue), Crumpsall, Fleetwood, London (Euston) 2, Manchester (Lon Rd (LMS)) FSO, Ockendon, Prestwich, St Pancras B, Seacombe & Egremont (brown). (20)£70
353BTC (S) 2d Red Diamond: Malden manor, Maze Hill 1, Milford, Mitcham Junction, Mortlake, Motspur Park, Mottingham, New Cross 2, New Cross Gate, Newhaven Town, New Malden 1 and 3, New Milton 1, Newport, Norbiton, Norbury, North Camp, Northfleet, Overton, Oxshott. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£34
354SR T1 Red Blob: Berwick, Bramley & Wonersh, Frant, Micheldever, Partridge Green; T2 Red Diamond: Gomshall & Shere, Grange Road, Plumpton, Slinfold. (9)£12
355BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Rly Exec conditions): Martock (0091), Montacute (0007), Powerstock (0080). All from short series’ of only 100 tickets printed. All dated and in good condition. (3)£55
356BTC (S) 1d Red Diamond: London Bridge 6, Lower Sydenham, Maidstone East 1 and 2, Maidstone West, Malden 3, Margate 2, New Cross, Newhaven Town, Norbury, North Sheen, Norwood Jc. & South Norwood, Orpington 2, Oxted, Pokesdown, Portsmouth Har 1, Purley 1, Raynes Park 1, Reading South, Rochester. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£42
357BTC (S) 2d Red Diamond: Hurst Green, Littlehampton, London Road Brighton, Lymington Town, Malden Manor, Mortlake, New Cross Gate, New Malden 1, Newport, Norbiton, Overton, Oxshott, Partridge Green, Petts Wood, Putney, Queens Road (Battersea), Reading (Southern), Romsey, Rowfant, St Denys, St Helier, St Leonards W. Marina, Sanderstead, Seaford, Shalford, Shoreham (Kent), Southampton Terminus (for Docks) 2, Southwater, Steyning, Stonegate. (40)£40
358SR T3 Red Diamond: Brighton, Brighton 2 and 3, Collington Halt 2, Hayes, Portsmouth & Southsea 1, Salisbury 1, Tonbridge 1, Wateringbury, Winchfield. Most have gum residue/minor (Bd). (10)£26
359BTC (S) 2d Red Diamond: Partridge Green, Petts Wood, Plumstead, Purley 1, Purley Oaks, Putney, Queenborough, Queens Road (Battersea), Reading South, Reading (Southern), Redhill 1 and 2, Reedham, Reigate, Ringwood, Romsey, Rotherfield & Mark Cross, Rowfant, Rowlands Castle, Ryde Pier Head. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£30
360LNER T2 (black print): Sudbury & Harrow Road; T3C: Sudbury Hill (Harrow) issued in 1954. VGC. (2)£46
361BR (S) 1d Red Diamond (Trans-name at base): Charing Cross 2, Crofton Park (/), Deal 1, Lon Rd Guildford, Sundridge Park, Tonbridge 2, Waterloo 2, 4, 5, 6 and 9. Most have minor (Bd). (11)£18
362BTC (S) 2d Red Diamond: St Denys, St Helier, St Leonards W Marina, St Margarets, Salisbury 2, Sanderstead, Seaford, Seaton, Selsdon (faded), Sevenoaks 1 and 2, Shalford, Shepperton, Shoreham-by-Sea 1, Shoreham (Kent), Smitham, Snodland, Sole Street, Southampton Cen 2, Southampton Terminus (for Docks) 2. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£38
363SR T3 Red Diamond: Brighton, Cannon Street 1, 2 and 3, Cannon Street 3, Portsmouth Har 1 (rubbed), Sydenham Hill (/), Victoria 4, Wateringbury (faded), Waterloo 4 and 7. (10)£32
364BTC (S) 2d Red Diamond: South Croydon, Southwater, Staines Central, Steyning, Stonegate, Sundridge Park, Sutton, Sutton Common, Swanage, Teddington 2, Templecombe, Teynham, Tonbridge 2, Tulse Hill, Tunbridge Wells (Central) 1, Tunbridge Well Cn 2, Tunbridge Wells West, Twickenham, Upper Halliford Halt, Upper Warlingham. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£38
365CORAS IOMPAIR EIRRAN (CIE). A selection of mostly grey with green stripe type, all except three on Edmondson card including Arklow, Athlone, Bray (buff), Cork Albert Quay (2 different), Dundalk, Clarke Station Dundalk, Galway (4 different- 3 grey and 1 buff issue), Harcourt St, Kent Station Cork S, Gorey, Killarney, Limerick (2 different), Pearse Stn W. land Row R, Waterford G, Westland Row, Wicklow, etc. One or two have gum/paper residue on back. (30)£120
366BR (M) 1d Red Diamond (BTC conditions): Carlisle 1, Harlesden, Hemel Hempsted & Boxmoor, Holyhead, Kensal Green, Kenton, Kilburn (High Rd), Leicester (Central), Leighton Buzzard, Liverpool (Central) 1, Liverpool (Cent LL), Llandudno (Junction), Manchester (Central) 2nd set, Market Harborough, Matlock, Newton-le-Willows (/), Northampton (Castle), Preston PO, Upper Holloway, Watford Junction 1. (20)£50
367BTC (S) 1d Red Diamond: Ryde Pier Head, St Leonards Warrior Sq. 1, Sandwich, Seaford, Shortlands, Sutton (worn), Tonbridge 1, Tunbridge Wells West, Twickenham, Victoria 1, Waterloo 10 and 11, West Grinstead, Weybridge, Weymouth 1, Whyteleafe South, Woking 1, Woodbury Road, Yeovil Town. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£38
368LNER T3A: Hadley Wood, King’s Cross C, Reedham A, Silverton A; T3B: Barnard Castle, Braintree & Bocking A, Derby (Friargate), Fenchurch St A, Haverhill North A, Higham A, Hockley A, Jarrow (N), Maldon East & Heybridge A, Malton, Mansfield (LNE), Marske, Monkwearmouth, North Berwick, Penshaw, Waltham Cross & A (DO).£60
369BTC (S) 2d Red Diamond: Vauxhall, Ventnor 2, Victoria 7, Wadhurst, Walton-on-Thames 1, Wandsworth Town, Wareham, Welling, Westerham, West Malling, West Sutton, West St Leonards, West Worthing 1, Weymouth 1, Whitstable & Tankerton 1, Wimborne (faded), Windsor & Eton Riverside, Wokingham, Worcester Park, Worplesdon. A few examples have slight (Bd). (20)£30
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370BRECON & MERTHYR and LNW JOINT RAILWAY Unissued 3rd Privilege Rtn Merthyr – Cefn in VGC. (1)£26
371OVERSEAS TRAMWAYS TICKETS: New South Wales Government Tramways (Sydney) 1d small coupon dated 1894; Hong Kong 50c Edmondson and “Star” Ferry 10c 1st class punch type (Ad for “Peak Tramway” on back); Tramways de Marseille 10c pink, 10c grey and 15c blue paper numerical stage types. (6)£22
372LAKE DISTRICT PRE-GROUPING ASSORTMENT. CLEATOR & WORKINGTON JUNCTION RAILWAY (1) issued 1st Sgl Distington; FURNESS RAILWAY (9) audits from Ambleside, Bowness, Coniston, Dalton, Greenodd (2), Lake Bank, Lake Side, issued from Nethertown (poor); LNWR (13) issued including Kendal, Maryport, Siddick Junction, Southwaite, Workington, Workington Bridge, etc; LNW & FURNESS JOINT RAILWAY (2) issued from Egremont, Sellafield. (25)£150
373WEST OF ENGLAND ROAD OPERATORS punch type BUS TICKETS: Hodges’ Motor Service 2d and 5d (both a little scruffy); Southern National Omnibus Co geographical (1) and numericals (11); Blakes Motor Services (Delabole) paper Fare Receipt No. 113 (sl. foxing). Mostly VGC. (15)£80
374CLOGHER VALLEY TRAMWAY undated 1st Tramway/2nd Railway Excursion Rtn for THREE PASSENGERS Augher – Warrenpoint on white/pink card with horizontal black “zigzag” stripes. VGC. (1)£65
375NORTH LONDON RAILWAY issued whole Edmondson Rtns on buff/green card from Broad Street and Dalston Junction, all to different destinations and dated 1894-1906. VGC. (6)£42
376IMMINGHAM DOCK BRANCH: Selection of BTC and BRB punch tickets by Bell Punch and Williamson for journeys from East Halton Halt, Killingholme and Killingholme Admiralty Platform – some are printer’s proofs. (15)£16
377BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Arddleen, Blaneau Ffestiniog Central, Cymmer Afan, Devynock & Sennybridge, Dolau, Fawley, Glyncorrwg, Hopton Heath, Ketley, Knighton, Much Wenlock, Oswestry, Swansea Bay, Tonfanau, Welshampton, Weston-Under-Penyard Halt, etc. (30)£75
378LGOC & ASSOCIATED Cos. and LPTB all different geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 32, 32 & 88, 32 & 155 and 70 serving the Morden/Tooting areas. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns in the period covered. Condition is mostly good, but one or two may be a little faded with age, with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 18. (29)£70
379JERSEY RAILWAYS & TRAMWAYS issued 2nd Sgl Beaumont – First Tower (the origin has been overwritten “Bel Royal” in red), issued 1st whole Rtn St Helier’s – Millbrook and issued 2d Bicycle Ticket on orange card. All items in VGC. The line closed on 30/9/1936. (2)N/S
380BRECON & MERTHYR RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly Sgls from Merthyr and Rhiwderin and 3rd Parly 3-Day Excn Rtn Merthyr (u). All have slight (Bd), good otherwise. (3)£80
381READING CORPORATION TRAMS/MOTORS selection of punch type TRAM and BUS TICKETS comprising 5 geographical (including two long 2d at 5” in length) and 2 numerical stage issued during the 1930s. VGC. (7)£70
382MIDLAND RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Clifton Down, Ingleton, Newark (Bd), Northampton, Plumtree (a), Sutton-in-Ashfield, Wennington, etc. (12) Mostly VGC. (12)£130
383BR (M) issued whole Edmondsons including Amlwch, Bala, Coole Pilate, Crudgington, Dyffryn Ardudwy, Ellesmere, Ellerdine Halt, Harlech, Hartlebury, Holywell Junction, Kinnerton, Llanwnda, Montgomery, Penygroes, Rowton Halt, Wollerton Halt, Ynyslas, etc. (30)£75
384MIXED PRE-GROUPING mostly issued whole Edmondsons comprising G&SWR (2 I and a), GCR (1) (grubby), GER (1), GNR (2), L&YR (1), LSWR (1 poor), NSR (2-1 /). Mostly VGC. (10)£20
385LB&SCR & L&NW RLYS issued 3rd Sgl C. Palace St’n – Willesden Junc (dated 1907) on buff card (/). (1)£36
386LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Bettws-y-Coed (2nd- early style), Huddersfield – Fenny Bridge (renamed 1897) (early style on blue card), Kirkby Lonsdale, Longford & Exhall (a), Northampton (Castle), Oldham (Glodwick Rd), Padbury (a), Potton, Reddish, St Asaph, etc. One or two have a little (Bd) but VGC mostly. (20)£95
387GWR PRE-GROUPING mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Bewdley, Bridgnorth (u), Crudgington (a-faded), Highworth, Horsehay & D’ley, Kidderminster, Kington, Market Drayton, Montpelier (u), Port Talbot & Aberavon, Ross, Wantage Road, etc. One or two have some (Bd), but mostly VGC. (20)£100
388LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS Co Ltd mostly geographical punch type BUS TICKETS comprising Returns and higher value (9d – 1/8d) issues from services including 10A, 38A, 38B, 59B, 80, 84, 107, 142, etc. Condition varies, mostly good. (20)£200
389LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY West of England mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Bow (whole Rtn) (a), Exeter (Queen St) (early type) (Bd), Lions Holt Halt, North Tawton (Bd), Plymouth North Rd., Swansea – Bideford (whole Rtn) (u), Tavistock, Yeovil (early type). Mostly VGC. (8)£100
390LB&SCR Parly Sgl Victoria – York Rd & Battersea Park (renamed Battersea Park & York Rd in 1877) (dated but year not printed). A little dusty only. (1)£60
391CASTLEDERG & VICTORIA BRIDGE TRAMWAY COMPANY undated 1st class whole Edmondson showing the fare “9d” upright printed on pink card with red vertical stripe. Dusty. The tramway ceased operation on 31/1/1933. (1)£20
392LNER Ex GNR/GCR Lines in Nottinghamshire/Lincolnshire area issued whole Edmondson including Aslockton, Bottesford, East Leake, Gedling & Carlton, Heath, Netherfield & Colwick, Newark, Nottingham (London Road) LL and HL, Nottingham (RC St’n) (Trans), Nottingham (Vic and Victoria). Some duplication of origin station, but all different. Mostly VGC. (30)£130
393LONDON INDEPENDENT OPERATORS numerical stage punch type BUS TICKETS: City Motors (4 geographicals), FS, Shanghai, Supreme, Chocolate Express, Nelson (geographical and numerical), Dangerfield (geographical and numerical), Dangerfield’s Overground, Overground, Overground Limited (2 geographicals). Mostly VGC. (20)£85
394DUBLIN WATERFORD & WEXFORD RAILWAY whole Edmondsons from Killurin (2nd Sgl) (dated 1903), Gorey (1st Excn Rtn) (a-Spec), Edermine Ferry (Extension Ticket) (a-Spec on back). (3)£130
395OXFORD WORCESTER & WOLVERHAMPTON unissued 2nd Sgls Oxford – Stourbridge and Oxford – Wolverhampton; together with WEST MIDLANDS RAILWAY unissued Parly Sgl Oxford – Stourbridge. VGC. (3)£60
396NER issued whole Edmondsons from Aysgarth, Bishop Auckland, Blackhill (West) (unmatched Rej halves), Kirkby Thore, Fence Houses (/), Knaresborough, Middlesbrough, Newcastle, Riding Mill; also Midland Railway Bicycle Sgl from Hawes. Mostly good condition. (9wh 1Rej)£30
397BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Bala, Berrington & Eye, Bryngwyn, Cardigan, Credenhill, Cymmer Afan, Horsehay & Dawley, Holme Lacy, Lawley Bank, Login, Oakengates, Pont Llanio, Trawscoed, Trawsfynydd, Walcot, etc. (30)£75
398LT BUSES. A sealed bundle of all different fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 80/80a serving the Morden/Tooting areas issued during the wartime and post-war period . A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns in the period covered. Condition is mostly good, but one or two may be a little faded with age, with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 18. (71)£160
399NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY issued Sgls from Crail, Dalmeny, Edinburgh (Waverley) – Huntly (GN of S Rly), North Queensferry, Queen Street Glasgow (1893). Mostly VGC. (5)£50
400GREAT NORTH OF SCOTLAND RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons from Cruden-Bay – Hatton (3rd Rtn) (dated 1900) and Turriff – Banff Bridge (3rd Sgl) (dated 1914). Both items in VGC. (2)£180
401ERITH COUNCIL TRAMWAYS geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising ½d white Child Bexley Heath – North End, 3d blue Bexley Heath – Abbey Wood and 2d long orange Return Workman Market Place Bexley Heath – Abbey Wood. All VGC. (3)£170
402BR (H) West Highland Line mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Arisaig, Corpach, Crianlarich (Upper), Glenfinnan, Locheilside (a), Mallaig, Morar, Rannoch, Rhu, Spean Bridge, Tyndrum (Lower), etc. (20)£140
403LM&SR issued whole Edmondsons from a wide variety of stations mostly in England, closed noted. Minor duplication. Mostly VGC. (60)£160
404POTTERIES SHREWSBURY & NORTH WALES RAILWAY undated 1st Sgl Shrewsbury – Kinnerley; SHROPSHIRE & MONTGOMERYSHIRE unissued thin card tickets from Ford & Crossgates (Rtn) and Meole Brace, Edmondson card Sgls from Shrewsbury S&M (two almost identical but 1 issued in 1919, the other 1930), plus Stephenson Loco Society Special Tour Ticket over the line (pd 14/9/1958). VGC. (6)£90
405NORTH LONDON RAILWAY issued whole 3rd Sgls on buff card from Barnsbury & Caledonian Road, Canonbury, Chalk Farm (3 different), Maiden Lane, dated 1892-1907. Mostly VGC. (6)£20
406SOUTHERN RAILWAY West Country issued whole Edmondsons from Barnstaple Town – Lynton, Bere Alston, Callington, Calstock, Exeter St Davids, Gunnislake, Hole, Luckett, Petrockstowe, Plymouth North Road, Port Isaac Road, Yeovil Town. (12)£140
407GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons including Aberystwyth (ladder style upright), Audlem, Bettisfield, Church Stretton, Crynant, Cwmavon (Glam), Hampton Loade, Kington, Lambourn, Llynclys, Pantydwr, Talsarnau, Trawscoed, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£120
408BUS TICKETS. Three punch types from 1920s operators: Mather Bros., New Tupton, 1d lilac; Bransgore & District Motor Service, A.G. Kingswell, 3d green numbered stage Single, printed by Fairweather, Christchurch (stuck to card); Jump’s Motor Service, Bretherton, 3d orange days out/in Return, printed by Sandiford, Chorley (some glue marks). (3)£130
409LONDON CHATHAM & DOVER RAILWAY (2) issued 3rd Sgls Ludgate Hill – Holborn Viaduct, Snow Hill – Kentish Tow (Mid), Snow Hill – Walworth Road; SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY (1) untitled 3trd Parly Charing Cross – Blackwater (dated 1872); SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM & DOVER RAILWAYS (2) 3rd Sgls Ludgate Hill – Streatham and Walworth Road – Ludgate Hill. VGC. (6)£380
410MARYPORT & CARLISLE RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons from Brayton (u-3rd Excn Rtn), Maryport (Pram Sgl) and Wigton (3rd Sgl). VGC. (3)£65
411WEST MIDLANDS punch type TRAM & BUS TICKETS: City of Birmingham Tramways Company 1d buff New Street – King’s Hd. or Bear; Birmingham Corporation Tramways 1d white/pink Ashton Cross – Six Ways; Birmingham & Midland Motor Omnibus Co (Midland Red) ½d orange General Hospital – New Street Station. Mostly VGC. (3)£110
412LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Beeston Castle & Tarporley, Blackpool (Talbot Road), Blisworth (u), Calthwaite, Clifton & Lowther, Cockermouth, Kendal, Kinnerton, Whitehaven, Woofferton, Yorton, etc. One or two with a little (Bd), but mostly VGC. (20)£100
413BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Aberdovey, Blaenrhondda, Bontnewydd, Cymmer Afan, Drws-y-Nant, Duffryn Rhondda Halt, Dyffryn Ardudwy, Glyncorrwg, Lightmoor Platform, Llangower Halt, Llanuwychllyn, Llwyngwril, Llys Halt, Onllwyn, Tregaron, Welshpool, Woofferton, etc. (30)£75
414CLOGHER VALLEY RAILWAY unused whole Edmondsons, all 3rd Sgls: Aughnacloy – Emyvale Road, Aughnacloy – Maguire’s Bridge, Aughnacloy – Monagahan; Ballycawley - Clogher. VGC. (4)£28
415LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued Sgls including Afonwen, Chester E, Leeds, Leicester, Monument Lane, Peterboro’, Tredegar (Cheap Ticket for Theatrical & Operatic Companies (Foreign)), Uxbridge Road, West Brompton, Whitchurch (grubby), etc. Mostly VGC. (12)£75
416LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY issued Accompanied Article Sgls from Barnsley L&Y, Bolton (Down), Chorley, Halifax L&Y, Moses Gate, Preston EL, Rochdale, Mirfield L&Y, Southport, Whalley. Mostly VGC. (10)£38
417GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY issued and audit from Country area stations: Braintree, Cavendish (a), Colchester (3 different), Cressing (a), Glemsford (a), Ipswich (2 different), St Botolphs (3-2 the same), Sudbury, Walton-on-the-Naze, Witham. Mostly VGC. (15)£85
418LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS Co Ltd/LGOC & ASSOCIATED Cos geographical punch type BUS TICKETS comprising Exchange Tickets including No 92 Sudbury Town (District Railway) – Wembley Exhibition, etc., Service 34 brown and white 5d and 6d Returns, Service 10 brown and white 6d Two-Journey Ticket, and four 1d and 2d Cheap Mid-Day Tickets. Mostly VGC. (12)£190
419NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons and severed halves from whole: Alloa, Anstruther, Edinburgh Wav (whole 1st class Rtn), Kingskettle, Kirkcaldy, Tayport (1st class) (/ and grubby); halves: Causewayhead (outward and return halves), Kirkcaldy. Mostly good condition. (6wh 3hlf)£40
420LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY London Area issued 3rd Sgls from Brentford, Hammersmith Grove Rd., Ravenscourt P’k, Richmond New, Wimbledon, dated 1890-1906. Mostly VGC. (5)£110
421SCOTTISH TRAMWAYS/BUSES punch type TRAM TICKETS: Three geographical Edinburgh Corporation Tramways issued mid-1920s-1930s; “Coast Line Buses” (Musselburgh) 1d numerical stage Exchange BUS TICKET (slightly rubbed); six Glasgow Corporation Tramways geographicals from the early 1930s. All different and mostly VGC. (10)£42
422BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Blaenrhondda, Builth Wells, Cymmer Afan, Glogue, Kilgetty, Kinnersley, Lamphey, Llangollen, Llanymynech, Mitcheldean Road, Manorbier, Newtown, Pont Llanio, Three Cocks, Trawsfynydd, Walcot, etc. (30)£75
423LONDON MIDLAND & SCOTTISH RAILWAY in Wales and Borders issued whole Edmondsons including Brynkir, Donnington, Golden Grove, Hadley, Killay, Kinnersley, Llanberris, Llandovery, Moorhampton, Nantgaredig, Newport (Salop), Prees, Pen-y-Groes, Wem, Wrenbury, Ynys, etc. (30)£100
424GWR issued 2nd Sgl Malvern Wells GWR – Gt Malvern (dated 1879) in good condition. (1)£55
425MIDLAND RAILWAY early issued Sgls: 3rd High Bentham – Birmingham (Mid) (dated 1889) and Govt Class High Bentham – Lancaster Castle (dated 1872). Both items in VGC. (2)£40
426PRE-GROUPING SEVERED HALVES. A good selection from a number of companies including GER, GWR, LB&SCR, PP&W Jt., Met & GC Jt., NBR, B&M, MR, BP&GV, GNOSR, GB&KR, HR, G&SWR, etc. (45hlf)£300
427LNER issued and unissued whole Edmondsons all in Transitional style prints including Billericay, Cambridge, Chelmsford, Prittlewell, etc., (GER type), Cleethorpes, Heath, Nottingham (Victoria) (GCR type), Crook of Devon, Edinburgh (Waverley) No 1 (NBR type), Kittybrewster (GNOSR type), Luton Hoo for New Mill End, Netherfield & Colwick, Nottingham (RC St’n) etc., (GNR type) and Wallingfen (H&B Section) (NER type). Mostly VGC. (20)£110
428SCOTTISH HIGHLANDS AND ISLANDS operators’ punch type BUS TICKETS: Irvine Bros (Shetland) (2), Beaton’s Broadford – Elgol (2), Dunphail, Lochs, Low (Tomintoul), McFadyen (Mull), Mackenzie (Achilibuie), Murchison’s (Kyle of Lochalsh), and Sutherland Transport & Trading Co. Ltd. (12)£20
429GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY pre-Grouping mostly issued Sgls from Aylesbury (faded and /), Cardiff (2nd class - /), Cheltenham, Ilfracombe CT, Newport (H St), Oxford, Tenby (u), Torquay, Wadebridge, Weston-S-Mare. Mostly good condition. (10)£20
430RHONDDA & SWANSEA BAY RAILWAY Sgls from Court Sart (dated 1914) (closed 16/9/1935), Dany-Graig (u-1st Priv Sgl) (cl. 11/9/1933) and Port Talbot (Aberavon Station) (dated 1909). VGC. (3)£80
431FARNWORTH URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL TRAMWAYS ½d brown roll type TRAM TICKET for the journey Longcauseway Crossing – Worsley Road and vice versa. Unused VGC. (1)£10
432GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons from or to halts/platforms. From: Backney Halt, Cutnall Green Halt, Garneddwen Halt, Llys Halt, Lyng Halt, Penhelig Halt, Sth Greenford Halt, Tinkers Green Halt, Tylwch Halt; To: Cefn Coed Colliery Halt, Chudleigh Knighton Halt, Cound Halt, Ellerdine Halt, Farley Halt, Olmarch Halt, Pencarrog Halt, Penscynor Halt, Worthy Down Platform. Mostly VGC. (18)£130
433LNER ex GER lines in Essex and Suffolk issued whole Edmondsons including Bures, Chappel & Wakes Colne, Clacton on Sea & Southcliff, Gidea Park & Squirrels Heath, Long Melford, Sudbury (Suffolk), Walton on the Naze (sic), etc. All different. (30)£75
434L&SWR early style issued 3rd Parly Sgl Ilfracombe – South Molton Rd (dated 1881) in good condition. (1)£55
435NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY whole Edmondsons from Banknock (1st Sgl) (dated 1905) (cl 1/2/1935), Glasgow (3rd Musical Troupe Party Sgl) (u-Spec), Ladybank – Blacksboat (3rd Spl Tkt Rtn M.B. Nairn Esq Aug 10 & 11, 1904) (u-Spec), Polmont (Sgl Insurance), Tynehead (3rd Rtn) (iu). VGC. (5)£80
436COCKERMOUTH KESWICK & PENRITH selection of mostly issued travel and accompanied article tickets of differing types including from Penrith, Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake, Cockermouth, etc. (15)£30
437GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons including Arley GW, Bala, Bynea, Carrog, Carno, Fishguard Harbour, Llanbedr & Pensarn, Llandinam, Llanvihangel, L’r Pontnewydd, Midsomer Norton & Welton, Mitcheldean Road (/), Newtown, Penally, Pont Llanio, Tirydail, Tonfanau, West Ealing, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£100
438LT BUSES. A sealed bundle of all different fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Route 88 serving the Morden/Tooting areas issued during the wartime and post-war period . A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns in the period covered. Condition is mostly good, but one or two may be a little faded with age, with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 18. (71)£160
439KENT & EAST SUSSEX RAILWAY all different mostly issued whole Edmondsons (22) and thin cards (8). Mostly VGC. (30)£65
440WEST RIDING RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Doncaster, Hemsworth, Sandal, South Elmsall and Wakefield (Westgate Stn) (2 different). Varying degrees of (Bd), but overall good. (6)£40
441WELSH punch type TRAM and BUS TICKETS: two Newport Corporation early 1930s; four Swansea Improvements & Tramways 1950s; one Aberdare Motor Services (taken over by “Red & White” 1931); one “Red & White” early 1930s; two Western Services Ltd returns (1/1d and 1/5d - these are the only known values of this company) (taken over by “Red & White” 1931). VGC. (10)£60
442BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Bewdley, Cleobury Mortimer, Dyffryn Ardudwy, Ellesmere, Fenns Bank, Four Crosses, Garnant, Glanamman, Harlech, Llanbedr & Pensarn, Morfa Mawddach, Talsarnau, Tenbury Wells, Woofferton, etc. (30)£75
443LM&SR Scottish Section mostly issued: Carstairs – Wilsontown, Colfin (closed 1950) (u), Culrain, Evanton, Garnkirk (dated 5/3/1960 Last Day), Grantown on Spey (LMS), Larbert, Lochee, Pitlochry, Shieldhill (cl. 17/5/1952), Symington, Tain, Taynuilt, The Mound, Woodhall Halt. (15)£75
444LONDONDERRY & LOUGH SWILLY RAILWAY all different unissued whole Edmondsons including examples from Buncrana, Crolly, Letterkenny as well as Londonderry. A little dusty, but a good offering of types seldom seen from this line. (21)£20
445SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Brixton, Bromley North, Cannon Street, Charing Cross, Greenwich. VGC. (5)£70
446SOUTHERN RAILWAY West Country issued whole Edmondsons from Ashwater, Bere Alston, Blackmoor – Parracombe Halt, Callington, Calstock, Dunsland Cross, Gunnislake, Hole, Lynton – Waterloo (Canc), Plymouth Friary, Plymouth North Road (2 different). (12)£680
447GWR PRE-GROUPING mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Basingstoke, Cleobury Mortimer, Clifton Down, Ffairfach, Garnant, Llanuwychllyn, Neath, Pontardulais, Stourport (2nd class), Trevor, Wallingford, etc. One or two have some (Bd), but mostly VGC. (20)£80
448LGOC & ASSOCIATED Cos (13) and LPTB (26). A sealed bundle of all different fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 88/188 (3), 88 (35) and 89 (1) serving the Morden/Tooting areas . A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns in the period covered. Condition is mostly good, but one or two may be a little faded with age, with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 18. (39)£65
449LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued Sgls from Lake District stations: Bare Lane, Carlisle (2 different), Carnforth, Kendal, Milnthorpe, Moor Row, Oxenholme, Plumpton, Windermere. Some Bd, but mostly good condition. (10)£55
450HIGHLAND RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly Sgl Kildary - Tain (dated 1903) in good condition. (1)£40
451GWR and BR (W) (Trans) unissued and audit whole Edmondsons from a varied range of stations, some closed, many Welsh noted. Limited, if any, duplication. (96)£400
452A box of several hundred tickets comprising issued, unissued/audit GWR, LMSR, LNER and SR whole Edmondsons, plus bundles of unissued BR (considerable duplication) and a number of Festiniog Railway tickets. (Qty)£150
453Box of approx 600 issued punch type BUS TICKETS from a wide variety of UK operators. Little, if any, duplication. (Qty)£50
454RUNABOUT & ROVER TICKETS: A box containing a selection of 79 different tickets from around the British Isles. Most are BR issues, but there are a few Irish and pre-Nationalisation examples also present. (79)£40
455LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY “cancelled” 1ST CLASS FREE PASS with paper details inside a green leather cover with company name and coat of arms on front cover, “First Class” and “1874” on the back, all in gold. Unfortunately, the pass has previously been stuck into an album using Sellotape and so the paper side has suffered, the outer cover is good. (1)N/S
456A box containing approx 600 whole Edmondson tickets, the majority of which are BR mostly pre-decimal unissued/audit, but a few pre- and post-Grouping and Irish noted. Some duplication. (Qty)£20
457GWR and BR (W) (Trans) unissued and audit whole Edmondsons from a varied range of stations, many Welsh noted. Limited, if any, duplication. (90)£160
458YORKSHIRE BUSES & TRAMS: Large quantity of used punch type BUS and TRAM TICKETS from a variety of Yorkshire operators including Bullock (8), Halifax (10), Huddersfield (9), Leeds (42), Longstaff (6), Sheffield (98), Wood (7), West Yorkshire and Keighley and York subsidiaries (9). Some of the latter are in poor condition having been stuck to paper at some time. Some pre-war examples are included and there is duplication of some issues. (234)£50
459LM&SR unissued and audit whole Edmondsons from a varied range of stations, many closed noted. Limited, if any, duplication. (100)£330
460STOCKTON AND DARLINGTON RAILWAY 1ST CLASS – FREE TICKET in favour of Mr H Maddison and dated for the year 1853. Pink paper inside linen cover with company initials “SDR” in gold on the cover. VGC. (1)£100
461A mixed bag of probably over 1,000 BR, pre-Nationalisation and pre-Grouping severed halves. Sorting will repay. (Qty)£20
462GWR and BR (W) (Trans) unissued and audit whole Edmondsons from a varied range of stations, some closed, many Welsh noted. Limited, if any, duplication. (90)£230
463DELVER’S DELIGHT OF BUS TICKETS: A shoebox crammed full of over 2,000 road tickets of different types, old and modern, from a wide range of UK operators. Extent of duplication unknown, but thought to be a good and interesting mix. Worth sorting. (Qty)£40
464SEASON TICKETS: A loose-leaf album containing a wide selection of early BR and BTC tickets from around the country, many in transitional styles. Needs to be viewed to appreciate the variety offered. (102)£20
465ISLE OF WIGHT CENTRAL RAILWAY 1st Class FREE PASS in favour of Mr CL Morgan CBE of the LB&SCR and dated for the year 1920. White paper inside a green leather cover with company name and year on front cover “First Class Free Pass 1920” on rear, all in gold. Unfortunately, the pass has previously been stuck into an album using Sellotape and so the paper side has suffered a little, the outer cover is good. (1)£55
466LNER unissued and audit whole Edmondsons from a varied range of stations, many closed noted. Limited, if any, duplication. (93)£100
467LM&SR issued and audit whole Edmondsons. (80)£10
468LONDON BUS TROLLEYBUS AND TRAM TICKETS: A wooden box containing an accumulation of punch type tickets from 1890s – 1950s. Most are in good condition but some have minor defects. Approx. half are geographical types. A little duplication noted. (Approx 1,100)£280
469SEASON TICKETS: A choice selection of Weekly, Period, Holiday Contract Tickets, etc., from GWR, LMS, LNER, SR plus joint lines and jointly titled tickets including LMS & District, LMS & GW, GW&GC, etc., and BTC (W) Town Holiday Runabout Ticket. Mostly issued, all different and mostly VGC. (65)£75
470LONDON CHATHAM & DOVER RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls from Denmark Hill, Herne Hill (1880), Holborn Viaduct, Ludgate Hill, Wandsworth Road – Battersea on L&SWR (2nd class-repaired); SE&C&L&SWR issued from Red Hill, Wandsworth Road Plat; SE&C&MET Rlys: Aldersgate Street – Ludgate Hill. Mostly good condition. (8)£95
471ERITH COUNCIL TRAMWAYS geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d white, 1½d mauve, 2d yellow and 2½d mauve for the route Market Place Bexley Heath – Abbey Wood/Abbey Wood Station. The 1½d has gum residue on back, otherwise all VGC. (4)£210
472SOUTHERN RAILWAY. Approx 850 severed half tickets including Cheap Day, Weekend, Monthly, Period, Privilege and Services Leave Returns. Wide range of stations. (Qty)£10
473DELVER’S DELIGHT of BUS TICKETS comprising approx. 4,500 Ultimate tickets from a number of UK operators with some duplication, plus TIM and Setright Speed tickets also with duplication. Already neatly sorted into bundles, but further sorting will repay. (Qty)£110
474BISHOPS CASTLE RAILWAY all different mostly unissued whole Edmondsons from Bishops Castle, Craven Arms, Horderley and Plowdon. Most are unissued, but some were unhelpfully dated at some time after closure of the line. (12)£40
475SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY issued 2nd Sgls from Cannon Street, Charing Cross, St Paul’s; 3rd Sgl (buff) Wandsworth Road (Platform) – Bishopsgate (/); Bestall’s Half Day Excursion one piece Rtn Charing Cross – Ramsgate Tn or Ramsgate Sands and Back (buff card with red “V” overprint) (/); plus thin card Bicycle Sgl Gravesend Central – 12 miles (a). Mostly VGC. (6)£46
476LNER issued whole Edmondson including from Lea, Lealholm, Leicester (Central), Mellis, Mintlaw, Narboro’ & Pentney, New Biggin, Newbury Park, North Berwick, North Cave, North Thoresby, Ossett, etc. Mostly VGC. (20)£48
477LM&SR whole Edmondsons all issued from various stations and offices in Belfast and Dublin to English destinations. Some unusual issuing points noted. All different. (17)£10
478LPTB all different fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 93 (33) and 93S (2) serving the Morden/Tooting areas . A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns in the period covered. Condition is mostly good, but one or two may be a little faded with age, with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 18. (35)£160
479LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Alton (Volunteer Rtn) (u), Bishops Waltham, Eastleigh, Leatherhead, Midhurst, Portsmouth Town, Southampton West, Tulse Hill, Turnham Green, Winchester, etc. (15)£130
480CALEDONIAN RAILWAY all issued Accompanied Article Sgls from Airth (Bicycle), Callander (Bicycle), Glasgow (Buch St BO) (Dog), Kirriemuir (Bike, Pram, Mail Cart); plus 1st London – Scotland West Coast Route Sleeping Carriage Ticket (dated 1901). VGC. (5)£50
481MORECAMBE & HEYSHAM CORPORATION TRAMWAYS/MORECAMBE CORPORATION TRAMWAYS selection of numerical stage punch type TRAM TICKETS including returns and Workman Returns. Condition varies, mostly good. (9)£44
482BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Boncath, Builth Wells, Cardigan, Glyncorrwg, Gobowen, Hadley, Holme Lacy, Llandinam, Longhope, Login, Nantyderry, Pant (Salop), Penpergwm, Pont Llanio, Three Cocks, Woofferton, etc. (30)£75
483BR (H) issued whole Edmondsons including Achnasheen, Bogside (Race Course), Cobbinshaw, Comrie, Dalwhinnie, Loch Awe, Longside, Muir of Ord, New Galloway, Parton, Plockton, Portolbello (dated 5/9/1964 Last Day), Rogart, Stromeferry, Struan. (20)£120
484GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY (non-London Area) issued whole Edmondsons from Aby (for Claythorpe), Alford (2 different), Algarkirk, Alverthorpe, Aswarby, Billingboro,’ Boston Stn (Insurance), Bourne, Burgh, Braceboro’ Spa, Cotham, Essendine, Ingestre (tape stain), Netherfield & Colwick, Ryhall, Stamford. Mostly VGC. (17)£150
485COLNE VALLEY RAILWAY issued Ticket for Bicycles, Perambulators Sgl Colne – Maidenhead @ (dated 1901) in good condition. Colne was renamed Earls Colne on 1/5/1905. (1)£90
486LONDON MIDLAND & SCOTTISH RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Acton (Cen.), Brynamman (u), Chiltern Green For Luton Hoo), Hawes (/), Heckmonwike (Spen), Keswick – Briery Siding Halt (whole Rtn) (/), Knucklas, Markham Village, Ordsall Lane, Quainton Road, Pontardawe, Rockingham, Shap, Stanmore Village, Trentham Park, Wardleworth, etc. (20)£150
487GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons including Burghclere, Cemmes Road, Cowbridge, Crynant, Highley, Llanbrynmair, Llandre, Llandrillo, Llanuwychllyn, Llanybyther (/), Manorbier (/), Royal Edward Dock Avonmouth, Severn Beach, Tonfanau, Yockleton, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£100
488LM&SR Scottish Section mostly issued: Blair Atholl, Dalmally, Drongan (u), Foulis (dated 11/6/1960 Last Day), Fordoun (9/6/1956 Last Day), Friockheim, Kildary, Kildonan, Lochearnhead, Lochmaben, Muir of Ord Trans) (Rej), Newtonmore, Port Glasgow – Woodhall Hall (000) (dated 1/10/1945 Opening Day of latter), St Fillans, Strling (Trans – sub-heading “L&NE Train Series”). (15)£130
489NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY selection of all different severed half tickets with a nice variety of types and stations. (30hlf)N/S
490GLASGOW BARRHEAD & KILMARNOCK RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls Barrhead – Neilston in VGC and Pollokshaws – Strathbungo (slight /, VGC otherwise). (2)£50
491SOUTHERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons including from Bexhill Central, Bognor Regis, Eastbourne, Fawkham (u), Hamworthy Junc., Hildenborough, Liphook, Marden, Martin Mill, Mottingham (Trans), Orpington, Plumpton, etc. Mostly VGC. (20)£42
492BR (W) Transitional (GWR type) mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Bewdley, Blaneau Festiniog, Corwen, Hadley, Hay on Wye, Llanglydwen, Llangunllo, Longdon Halt, Maentwrog Road, Northwood Halt, Oakengates (LM), Pembridge, Penybontfawr (u), Templeton, Tenbury Wells, Tram Inn, Ynyslas, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£110
493MERSEY RAILWAY Certificate of Identity for Half-Rate Weekly Season Ticket printed on Season Ticket card with company emblem on reverse; together with MSJ&A Rly Quarterly Subway Privilege Ticket for Warwick Road Station. (2)£12
494MIDLAND RAILWAY in the West and Wales. Mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Bristol (Bd), Clifton Down (4 different-1 is u, 1 is Rej), Gloucester, Iron Acton, Stroud (u), Swansea, Thornbury (Bd). Mostly VGC. (10)£130
495Issued and audit JOINT LINES whole Edmondsons comprising LMS&GW (4), GN&L&NW (3), LNE & SR (1) Excursion Rtn Gt Grimsby TO – (blank), GW&GC (1), L&NW&GW (2), L&Y&L&NW (2). (13)£16
496SOUTHERN RAILWAY West Country issued whole Edmondsons from Bere Alston, Calstock (BR (S) (Trans)), Gunnislake (/), Halwill (back missing), Halwill, Hatherleigh, Okehampton, Petrockstowe, Plymouth Friary (2 different-1 torn/clip), Plymouth North Road, Tavistock. (12)£100
497GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY issued and audit whole Edmondsons from London and Country area stations including a nice series of Dog, Bicycle and Mail Cart Sgls from Liverpool Street, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£80
498LGOC & ASSOCIATED Cos. all different fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Service 93 serving the Morden/Tooting areas issued during the wartime and post-war period . A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns in the period covered. Condition is mostly good, but one or two may be a little faded with age, with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 18. (71)£190
499SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY issued mostly 3rd Sgls from Brockley Lane (closed 1/1/1917) (2 different), Folkestone Junction (2nd), Horsmonden, Lordship Lane (cl 20/9/1954), Ludgate Hill (cl 3/3/1929) (2nd), Margate Sands (cl 2/7/1926), St Leonards (War Sq) (2 different); SE&C & L&SW RAILWAYS 3rd Sgl Ludgate Hill – Tulse Hill. VGC. (10)£420
500EDINBURGH & GLASGOW RAILWAY issued Parly Sgl Lennoxtown (closed 1/10/1881) – Glasgow in good condition. Plain back. (1)N/S
501ESSEX TRAMS punch type TRAM TICKETS: Ilford Corporation Tramways ½d buff, 1d white (2 different), 2½d blue geographicals; East Ham Corporation 1d white geographical “D&W” route and five different numericals. Mostly VGC. (10)£80
502LNER Ex GNR/NER Lines mostly issued whole Edmondson including Aby for Claythorpe, Blackhall Rocks, Blyton, Caythorpe, Halifax Old Station, High Shields, Howden Clough for Birstall, Killingholme – Killingholme (Admiralty Platform) (u), Kirbymoorside, Patley Bridge, Rye Hill & Burstwick, Ryhope East, Scremerston, Upper Batley, Waterhouses, etc. Mostly VGC. (25)£140
503BR (M) mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Lake District stations including Arnside, Bare Lane, Barrow (Cen) (Trans) (/), Brigham, Bolton-le-Sands, Borwick, Broughton Furness, Cark & Cartmel, Egremont, Embleton, Kents Bank, Kirkby (Furness), Lakeside, Oxenholme, Shap (a), etc. (28)£80
504LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Beeston Castle & Tarporley, Crewe (Works issue), Kinnerton, Knighton, Leebotwood (a), L’don (St Quintin Park & Wormwood Scrubbs), Leeds (/), Malins Lee (u), Spellow (a), etc. Mostly VGC. (20)£65
505LNER. Three unissued Seat Reservation tickets for “The Coronation” York – Edinburgh Waverley on green card, “The Silver Jubilee” Darlington – Kings Cross on pink card and “The Silver Jubilee” Newcastle CEO – Kings Cross on blue card. All three neatly stamped “Spec” and in VGC. (3)£230
506LONDONDERRY & LOUGH SWILLY RAILWAY issued 2nd Sgl Gweedore – Londonderry, 3rd Sgl Londonderry – Buncara and Bicycle Sgls from Creeslough and Falcarragh; together with unissued Sgls from Inch Road, Manorcunningham, Newtowncunningham and Sallybrook. (8)£26
507BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Caerau, Carno, Cynghordy, Dolau, Fawley, Festiniog, Four Crosses, Gowerton South, Hopton Heath, Ketley, Leominster, Ludlow, Oswestry, Tonfanau, Welshpool, etc. (30)£75
508LONDON MIDLAND & SCOTTISH RAILWAY in the Lake District issued (21) and unissued/audit (9) whole Edmondsons including Arnside, Barrow (Supplementary Workman), Broughton in Fur., Cark & Cartmel, Coniston, Dalton, Kents Bank, Oxenholme, Roose, Windermere Lake, etc. The unissued/audit examples are all different Transitional (CK&PR and FR styles). (30)£75
509MIDLAND RAILWAY selection of all different severed half tickets with a nice variety of types and stations. (30hlf)£20
510LONDON & NORTH WESTERN & BRECON & MERTHYR JOINT RAILWAY unissued whole Edmondsons: 3rd Parly Rtn Pontsarn – Cefn Coed on pink/buff card and 3rd Child Sgl Pontsarn – Merthyr. Both items in VGC. (2)£40
511SOUTHERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Returns including from Amesbury (a), Catford Bridge, Greatstone-on-Sea, Midhurst, Portland (a), Robertsbridge (a), Stonehall & Lydden Halt, Tunbridge Wells Cen., West Wickham, etc. Mostly VGC. (20)£40
512BR (W) Transitional (GWR type) mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Acrefair, Buildwas, Cardigan, Carrog, Derry Ormond, Farrington Gurney Halt, Four Crosses (/), Hampton Loade, Langport East, Llangower Halt (a), Llanwrde, Oswestry (/), Pantyfynnon, Seven Sisters, Thornfalcon, Tinkers Green Halt, Upton & Blewbury, Welshpool, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£100
513LNER ex GER lines in Essex and Suffolk issued whole Edmondsons including Clacton on Sea & Holland on Sea, Cockfield (Suffolk), Halstead, Long Melford, Maldon East & Heybridge, Parkeston Quay (West), Walton on the Naze (sic), Welnetham, etc. All different. (30)£75
514PRE-GROUPING and PRE-LPTB severed halves selection including LB&SCR, Cambrian, GNR, LNWR, NBR, SER, GER, District, Metropolitan, GNP&BR, etc. (18hlf)£10
515NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY selection of issued and unissued Accompanied Article, Sleeping Car, Cycle Check, three unissued Tour Ticket Rtns, and thin card 1st & Outside Sgl Stage Coach Ticket Edinburgh – Newcastle dating from early 1840s. (11)£80
516SOUTHWOLD RAILWAY unused 3rd class Season Ticket on folded card. VGC. (1)£110
517GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons including Bewdley, Boncath, Bryngwyn, Corwen (/), Crynant, Doldowlod, Ellesmere, Faringdon, Llanfyllin (/), Llangollen, Marston Magna, Penmaenpool, Penpergwm, Tregaron, Trevor, Wallingford, Welshpool, Yockleton, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£130
518LT BUSES. A sealed bundle of all different fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 156/164/165, 151/156/164, 164/164A, 151 and 156/164 serving the Morden/Tooting areas issued during the wartime and post-war period . A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns in the period covered. Condition is mostly good, but one or two may be a little faded with age, with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 18. (76)£220
519SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY mostly issued 3rd Sgls from Brockley Lane, Bromley South (2nd class), Cannon St (2-1 is 1st Rtn (u)), Farnborough (2nd (Sellotape marks)), Hastings, St Paul’s, Sidley, Tunbridge Wells, Victoria. Mostly VGC. (10)£100
520WEST LONDON EXTENSION RAILWAY issued 3rd Rtn Battersea – Chelsea & Fulham (dated 1934) (VGC) and unissued 3rd Rtn West Brompton – Battersea (slight Bd). All three stations noted closed on 21/10/1940. (2)£50
521BR (E) ex GER stations in Essex and Suffolk including Alresford (Essex), Birdbrook, Cockfield, Cressing, Earls Colne (Trans), Great Bentley, Halstead, Haverhill, Lavenham, Maldon East & Heybridge, Thorpe-le-Soken, Welnetham, White Colne, Wickham Bishops, Yeldham (/), etc. (40)£85
522GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons from or to halts/platforms. From: Backney Halt (/), Cound Halt, Llys Halt (2 different), Pantyffordd Halt (poor), Penhelig Halt, Plas-y-Court, Ruspidge Halt, Tinkers Green Halt, Tylwch Halt, Weston U. Penyard Halt; To: Ammanford Colliery Halt, Blaisdon Halt, Cound Halt, Longdon Halt (/), Pencarrog Halt, Thorney & Kingsbury Halt, Wollerton H’lt. Mostly VGC. (18)£80
523BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Aberavon Seaside, Bontnewydd, Bonwm Halt, Carrog, Cound Halt (Trans), Foyle for S.M. Halt, Glasbury on Wye, Glyndfrdwy, Llandderfel, Llangower Halt, Llanybyther, Maesycrugiau, Pencader, Tregaron, Trevor, Tylwch Halt, Woofferton, etc. (30)£130
524LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY in Wales all issued whole Edmondsons from Aber (2nd class), Bethesda, Bettws-y-Coed, Blaneau Festiniog, Caerwys, Carnarvon, Chwilog, Conway, Craven Arms and Stokesay, Denbigh, Llanberis, Llandovery, Llanfairfechan, Menai Bridge, Mold 92 different), Penmaenmawr, Ruthin (2 different), Tal-y-Cafn & Bolwysbach. Mostly VGC. (20)£80
525SCOTTISH PAPER TICKETS. A selection from a number of pre-Grouping companies including North British Railway with Fielder as printed origin station. All different and mostly good condition. (11)£20
526SOUTHERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons including from Queenborough, Sanderstead, Sevenoaks (B&B), Shepherd’s Well, Sidmouth Junction, Smeeth, Stone Crossing Halt, Waldron & Horam, Wallington, West Croydon, etc. Mostly VGC. (20)£42
527BR (H) issued whole Edmondsons including Achnasheen, Arrochar & Tarbert, Cobbinshaw, Colliston, Connel Ferry, Dalmally, Halkirk, Lochee, Lochluichart, Moffat (dated 14/12/1954 Last Day), Mount Vernon, Oban, Portobello (dated 5/9/1964 Last Day), Tillietudlem, Southwick, Tomatin, etc. (20)£140
528LT BUSES. A sealed bundle of all different fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 245 (1). 127 (26), 157 (28), and 93 (56) serving the Morden/Tooting areas issued during the wartime and post-war period . A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stage names/route patterns in the period covered. Condition is mostly good, but one or two may be a little faded with age, with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at lot 18. (71)£270
529BR (Mixed Regions) mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Halts: Ampress Halt, Burlish Halt, Duffryn Rhondda Halt (2 different), Lightmoor Platform, Longdon Halt (u), Mountfield Halt (u), New Hadley Halt, Nutbourne Halt, Penhelig Halt (2 different), Rushcliffe Halt, Snowdown & Nonington Halt, Stoke Jc Halt, Stone Crossing Halt, Upper Halliford Halt, Waddon Marsh halt, Warblington Halt (u), Winchelsea Halt, Winnersh Halt. (20)£80
530NEATH & BRECON RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons: 3rd Sgl Neath – Cilfrew (dated 1910) on buff card; 3rd Child Rtn Onllwyn – Neath (dated 1914) on pink/blue card with mauve back. Both items in VGC. (2)£80
531BR (E) ex GER stations in Essex and Suffolk including Alresford (Essex), Birdbrook, Cavendish, Earls Colne (Trans), Great Bentley, Halstead, Haverhill, Long Melford, Maldon (East), Sible & Castle Hedingham, Sudbury (Suffolk), Welnetham, White Colne, Wickham Bishops, Yeldham (/), etc. (40)£85
532BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Barmouth, Berrington & Eye, Bettisfield, Cleobury Mortimer, Fenns Bank, Harlech, Horsehay & Dawley, Knighton, Llandilo, Llanfyllin, Minffordd, Morfa Mawddach, Oswestry, Talsarnau, Tenbury Wells, Woofferton, etc. (30)£75
533LM&SR: Three different undated paper Excess Fare Tickets issued at Thames Haven – two to Mayes Crossing, the other to Tilbury (Riverside). (3)£10
534GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY (London and non-London area) mostly issued whole Edmondsons including Basford & Bulwell, Dunstable (Church Street), Finchley (Church End), Hertingfordbury, Hitchin (5, 6 or 7 Day whole Rtn (u)), Holloway & Caledonian Rd., Luton, Muswell Hill, Nottingham, Stroud Green, etc. Mostly VGC. (20)£65
535EDINBURGH & GLASGOW and NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY untitled issued 1st and Parly Sgls from Cardross, Dalmuir, Edinburgh (2 different), Helensburgh (5 different), Linlithgow (2 different), Maryhill (2 different). Some examples a little dusty/grubby. (13)N/S
536BR (M) issued whole Edmondsons including Ampthill (Trans), Arkwright Street, Bleasby, Castlethorpe, Clapham (Yorks), Daimler Halt, Delph, East Leake, Gedling & Carlton, Kirkbride, Milnthorpe, Nottingham (Victoria), Parkhouse Halt, Rushcliffe, Padeswood & B., Thurgarton, Ullesthorpe, etc. (30)£130
537SOUTHERN RAILWAY mostly issued whole Edmondsons from/to Halts including from: Aldrington Halt, Aylesham Halt, Chestfield & Swalecliffe Halt, Chilsworthy Halt (/) (undated), Collington Halt (/)m Hamble Halt, Godshill Halt (BR (S) (Trans)) (undated) (/), Holland Road Halt (undated), Kemsley Halt, Littlehaven Halt, Southbourne Halt (/), Warblington Halt, etc; To: Calbourne – Carisbrooke Halt (a), Bracknell – Longcross Halt. (20)£130
538LNER ex GER lines mostly in Essex and Suffolk issued whole Edmondsons including Chappel & Wakes Colne, Cockfield (Suffolk), Earls Colne, Long Melford, Maldon East & Heybridge, Sible & Castle Hedingham, Sudbury (Suffolk), etc. All different. (30)£75
539L&SWR & LC&DR 3rd Sgl Tulse Hill – Ludgate Hill (dated 1897) (slight corner loss) and 3rd Parly Sgl Wandsworth – Wandsworth Rd (dated 1894) in good condition. Both are printed in early and later LSWR styles. (2)£30
540WREXHAM MOLD & CONNAH’S QUAY RAILWAY issued Article Under 2cwts Ticket Sgl Hawarden – Upton @ (dated 1903) on pink/white card in good condition, although some (Bd). (1)£20
541BR (M) issued whole Edmondsons including Blacon, Caerwys, Coxbank, Crudgington, Dolau, Donnington, Dovey Junction, Ellerdine, Hadnall, Llangefni, Llanymynech, Machynlleth, Minffordd, Morfa Mawddach, Nannerch, Oswestry, Shotton (High Level), Wem, Yorton, etc. (30)£75
542LNER types and Transitional whole Edmondson selection. Proof/Specimen, unissued and issued examples offering diverse types and styles including Rothesay – Ettrick Bay (Rothesay Tramways Company Limited Rtn), Fort William (Sleeping Car Ticket Sgl), Private Bath (Cleethorpes Improvements), Billericay (Market Ticket Rtn, “SS” overprint – GER style), Colchester (Tourist Ticket Rtn, “TT” overprint – GER style), Zoological Society of London (Admission Ticket), “Eastern Belle Pullman,” Facility Tickets, Commercial Rtn, Reduced Fare (Period), etc. Mostly VGC. (40)£80
543LM&SR Scottish Section mostly issued: Altnabreac, Dalwhinnie, Drongan (closed 1951), Evanton (2 different-1(/)), Foulis (dated 11/6/1960 Last Day), Lochearnhead, Lochmaben, Ochiltree, Portpatrick, Rosemount Halt, Stromeferry (2 different), Tain, The Mound. (15)£150
544LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY in Wales mostly issued whole Edmondsons including from Abergavenny Junc., Abergele, Blaenavon, Cryhordy (u), Denbigh, Dolgarrog, Gorseinon, Holyhead (u-Spec), Llanberis, Llandilo, Ludlow, Pant Glas (a), Penmaenmawr, St Asaph, Swansea Bay, Swansea (Victoria), etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£130
545MANCHESTER SHEFFIELD & LINCOLNSHIRE RAILWAY (2) whole Edmondsons: Fairfield (Workman’s Weekly) (u) (scribble on front) and “Dinner Ticket – Clerk” (ex Training School) (grubby); GREAT CENTRAL RAILWAY (6) mostly issued comprising Edmondsons: Blacon (u-badly scuffed), Barton, Fairfield for Droylsden (faded), Marylebone, Wrexham (Ex) (a); Thin card: Cleethorpes Improvements Admit to Pier and Gardens (3d) issued at Landing Stage Pier Head. (8)£85
546BR (W) issued whole Edmondsons including Brislington (iu), Broadway, Cheltenham Racecourse St’n, Clutton, Coalport West, Glan Llyn, Hallatrow (dated 31/10/1959 Last Day), Holly Bush (Trans), Linley Halt, Maddaford Moor Halt, Marchwiel, Mells Road, Midsomer Norton & Welton, Pensford Radstock West, (three dated 31/10/1959 Last Day), Thornford Bridge Halt, Winchcombe, Yeo Mill Halt, etc. (30)£130
547GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons including Adderley, Bovey, Cadeleigh, Charlton Mackrell, Chudleigh, Keinton Mandeville, Long Sutton & Pitney, Montacute, Plymouth MB, Shepherds, Tern Hill, Thornfalcon, Trusham, Uffculme, etc. (30)£120
548BR (H) issued whole Edmondsons including Arisaig, Back o’ Loch, Bogside (Race Course), Dornoch, Evanton, Invershin, Locharbriggs (dated 17/5/1952 Last Day), Liff, Monkie, Parkhouse, Stromeferry, Struan, The Mound, Tyndrum, etc. (20)£130
549MIDLAND RAILWAY London Area issued whole Edmondsons: Camden Road (closed 1/1/1916) (5- all different), Childs Hill & Cricklewood (2 different), Chiltern Green (For Luton Hoo), Haverstock Hill (closed 1/1/1916), Hemel Hempsted (dated 1888) (cl 16/6/1947). VGC. (10)£230
550WEST SOMERSET MINERAL RAILWAY. Last, but certainly not least! A severed 2nd class return half Combe – Watchet (blind dated (possibly 1892)). The line closed to passengers on 7/11/1898. Some (Bd) but generally good. (1hlf)£80