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Catalogue - Ticket Auction 27 January 2007

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1NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY issued 3rd single Whifflet (closed 22/9/1930) to Bellshill (cl.10/9/1951), dated 27/11/1916. Both stations were also closed as a wartime economy measure from 1/1/1917 to 2/6/1919. (1)£160
2NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY: Issued 3rd single Wharram (closed 5/6/1950) to Bainton (closed 20/9/1954). The full date is illegible and there is a little Bd and a cancellation clip, but this is a rare item from two of the lesser-used country stations in East Yorkshire. The low number of the ticket indicates that this was not a common journey. (1)£50
3SOUTHPORT TRAMWAYS CO. LTD. 2d white geographical stage punch type TRAM TICKET for the Cambridge Road route. The company’s lines were taken over by Southport Corporation in 1918. (1)£45
4GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY all different selection of from/to G72 and G75 LUGGAGE LABELS. The origin stations of the G72 examples are: Oxford (1), Rednal (10), Taplow (2); G75: Audlem (2), Axbridge (1), Handboro’ (1), Newport (1), Paddington (1), Ross (1), Woofferton (1), Yeovil (B&E) (1), Yeovil Town (1). The lot also includes an example of G76 “Tram Inn ‘4’ to --- Via Weymouth.” Includes some scarce examples. Mostly VGC. (24)£210
5LNER PLATFORM TICKETS from ex-Great Eastern lines: T3A: Ingatestone DO A, Oulton Broad (North) A; T3B: Halstead A, Haverhill North A, Higham A, Hockley A, Maldon East & Heybridge A, Manningtree A, Mellis A, Noel Park & Wood Green A, North Walsham A, Orwell A; T3C: Ipswich C, Leiston A, Liverpool St D, Ponders End A. VGC. (16)£160
6THE SANDBANK MOTOR CAR Co. Ltd. blue 6d Each Way named stage BUS TICKET. An early Bournemouth area motor bus operator c.1910. VGC. (1)£90
7GREAT NORTH OF SCOTLAND RAILWAY issued 3rd single Turriff to Edinburgh (dated 13/3/190x), together with a partly soiled blank card Bicycle single from Wartle made out to Huntly (dated 6/4/1903). Both issuing stations closed on 1/10/1951. (2)£40
8EDINBURGH STREET TRAMWAYS Co. 1d blue paper roll TRAM TICKET issued on Car No. 61. A horse and steam tram system – Scotland’s first street tramway. The line was taken over by Leith Corporation on 23/10/1904. VGC. (1)£100
9GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY early issued 1st single on cream card Theydon Bois- Loughton. Dated (May 17), but does not include year. Minor (Bd), VGC otherwise. (1)£300
10GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY MOTOR OMNIBUSES 2/8d punch type BUS TICKET for the Haverfordwest Station to St. David’s service (slightly soiled). (1)£60
11KENT & EAST SUSSEX RAILWAY issued whole Edmondsons from 2 x Biddenden, 3 x Bodiam, Frittenden Road, 5 x Headcorn Junction, High Halden Halt, 4 x Northiam, 2 x Robertsbridge Junction, Rolvenden, 5 x Tenterden Town, Wittersham, together with 5 audit tickets, which include less common types. Some issued tickets highlight fare changes that took place on the line. (30)£95
12LM&SR issued whole mostly from closed ex-Caledonian Railway stations around Glasgow including Bellshill, Bowling, Bridgeton Cross (LMS), Carmyle, Clydebank, Crow Road, Dalmarnock, Glasgow Central – Kirklee (closed 1/5/1939), Kelvinbridge, Kilbowie, Parkhead, Scotstoun, Tollcross, Whiteinch, Yoker, etc. Mostly VGC. (20)£170
13THE CARDIFF TRAMWAYS Co. Ltd. 4d yellow named stage punch type HORSE TRAM TICKET from the Whitchurch (Parish Church) or Cross Inn – Cardiff line; together with later CARDIFF CITY TRAMWAYS 1½d and 2d geographical issues. The Horse Tram lines were absorbed by the Corporation on 1/1/1902. Two tickets are a little scuffed. (3)£25
14LMS/BR BUXTON TO UTTOXETER: A selection of 10 tickets issued on the last day of operation 30/10/1954, comprising: LMS: Alsop-en-le-Dale No.2, Hartington, Hindlow, Norbury & Ellaston, Parsley Hay, Thorpe Cloud, Tissington; BR: Ashbourne, Clifton for Mayfield, Hindlow, plus LMS audit whole Edmondsons from 2 x Ashbourne and 3 x Higher Buxton. (15)£90
15BR (H) 1d PLATFORM TICKETS comprising 13 transitional (LMSR style) issues: Ayr 3, Dundee (East), Dundee Tay Bridge Stn, Dundee (West), Dunfermline (Lower), Edinburgh P St 1, Edinburgh Waverley 2 Set, Glasgow (Buchanan St), Glasgow (Central) 2 and 3, Kirkcaldy 2, Largs (faded), Stirling (rubbed); 1d Red Diamond: Aberdeen 1, Alloa, Anstruther, Arbroath, Ayr 3, Charing Cross, Cowdenbeath (New), Dumbarton (Central), Edinburgh P St 2, Edinburgh Waverley, Fraserburgh, Galashiels. Mostly VGC. (25)£90
16LANCASHIRE TRAMWAYS punch type TRAM TICKETS selection comprising one from each of the Blackpool, Bury & Heywood, Heywood, Lytham & Blackpool, Manchester, Rochdale, Salford City, Salford Corporation, South Lancs, Southport systems (10)£65
17LNER CENTRAL SCOTLAND STATIONS comprising 14 issued and 6 audit. Includes Livingston - cl. 1/11/1948 - and 11 others closed in the 1950s (6 issued, 5 audit). Mostly VGC. (20)£200
18LCC/LPTB TRAMWAYS: A collection of 10 LCC and 38 LPTB “All Day” punch type TRAM TICKETS loose mounted on card in an album, the former bearing dates between 1925 and 1933 and the latter between 1933 and 1942. The condition is good/VGC. 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. There will be further batches of tickets from this collection in our April catalogue. Be sure to look out for the other lots in this catalogue. (48)£310
19GWR WHITCHURCH SALOP TO WREXHAM AND WELSHPOOL: issued whole from Arddleen, Bangor on Dee, Bettisfield, Buttington, Ellesmere, Fenns Bank, Llanymynech, Llynclys, Oswestry, Overton on Dee, Pant Salop, Pool Quay, Tinkers Green Halt, Welshampton, Welshpool, Whittington HL, and Wrexham Central, together with issued BR singles from Four Crosses, Marchwiel, and Whitchurch Salop. (20)£170
20MR BURTON & ASHBY LIGHT RAILWAYS selection of punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d white, 3d green and 6d blue from the original 1906 series. The line closed on 19/2/1927. (3)£85
21GRIMSBY AND CLEETHORPES punch type BUS AND TRAM TICKET MISCELLANY comprising GREAT GRIMSBY TRAMWAYS Co: 1d (2), 2d (2) (same prints, different adverts); GRIMSBY CORPORATION TRAMWAYS: 1d, 1½d (2-different backs); PROVINCIAL TRAMWAYS CO. LTD: 2d Motor Runabout service (Cleethorpes advert on back); CLEETHORPES UDC: 2d orange; G.C.T. MOTOR OMNIBUS SERVICE: 2d yellow. (10)£30
22PLYMOUTH, DEVONPORT & SOUTH WESTERN JUNCTION RAILWAY issued 3rd single from Gunnislake to Callington Road (dated 9/6/1908; renamed 1/9/1909) in excellent condition). These stations had only opened on 2/3/1908, so it would be a ticket from the original stock. (1)£420
23HALIFAX CORPORATION TRAMWAYS geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d mauve, 1½d green, 3d orange, 4d yellow (two different) and 6d pink. The system opened 9/6/1898 and closed 14/2/1939. Mostly VGC. (6)£100
24LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY type L91/4 LUGGAGE LABELS all to “foreign” destinations, either “Via Templecombe and Bath” or “Via Evercreech.” Destinations are: Bradford, Buxton, Chesterfield (on card), Lincoln, Matlock Bridge, Normanton, Rotherham, Tamworth, Wakefield (foxed), Warrington. Mostly VGC. (10)£220
25MIXED REGIONS red diamond PLATFORM TICKETS from Southern Region: 1 x BR 1d; 2 x BTC 1d; 21 x BTC 2d; 4 x BRB 3d; Western Region: 4 x BTC 3d: 2 x BRB 3d; 2 x BRB unpriced. Green Diamond Southern Region: 6 x BRB unpriced; 3 x British Rail unpriced, plus 2 x commemorative. Includes West Country issues. (50)£110
26LONDON PASSENGER TRANSPORT BOARD selection of fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from routes 105 to 621, plus 4 others. (130)£100
27LM&SR (5) and BR(H) (19) selection from stations south of Ayr including (LMS): Dalmellington, Kilkerran, Maybole, Waterside, etc; (BR): Cumnock (A&C), Dailly, Dalbeattie, Dalmellington, Glenluce, Hollybush, New Galloway, Newton Stewart, Patna, etc. Mostly VGC. (24)£150
28DUDLEY, STOURBRIDGE & DISTRICT ELECTRIC TRAMWAYS CO. LTD. numerical stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 3d white/blue “Workman’s Exchange Ticket” with red “X” overprint and a 3½d white/blue. This company re-opened and electrified the former Dudley & Stourbridge Steam Tramways route in 1898, but passed into the hands of the Birmingham Midland Tramways Joint Committee on 1/7/1904. Tickets, however, continued to be printed with the company’s title. Both in VGC. (2)£65
29LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY: A white T6 Free PLATFORM TICKET from ‘Wolverhampton Platform’. The ticket is dated 20/10/1906 and is in VGC. (1)£85
30BELFAST & NORTHERN COUNTIES RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgls Carrickfergus-Glasgow, Portrush – Carlisle, Ballymena – Carlisle. All three dated in 1903. Minor (Bd) good otherwise. (3)£40
31BR(W) DIDCOT TO BRISTOL AND BRANCHES comprising 22 issued and 8 audit many from closed stations including Avoncliff Halt, Bathford Halt, Box, Challow, Corsham, Dauntsey, Freshford, St Anne’s Park, Saltford, Shrivenham, Stanley Bridge Halt, Steventon, Uffington, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£90
32MIDLAND RAILWAY MANCHESTER SOUTH DISTRICT LINE: Issued 3rd singles from Cheadle Heath, Heaton Mersey, and Withington & West Didsbury, together with an issued vertical 3rd return from Withington & Albert Park (renamed 1/4/1915). (4)£85
33PORTSMOUTH CORPORATION TRAMWAYS selection of five geographical, seven numerical stage all different punch type TRAM TICKETS. The system closed 10/11/1936. (12)£100
34LNER WAVERLEY ROUTE: Issued whole from Belses, Canonbie, Galashiels, Hassendean, Hawick, Heriot, Kelso (2), Kershopefoot, Langholm, Longtown, Melrose, Newcastleton, Penton, Riddings Jct., Roxburgh, St. Boswell, Stobs, Stow, Walkerburn. The lot also contains an issued single from Newcastle and an undated North British Railway 3rd whole return from Tynehead. (22)£260
35BR red diamond A/A machine issued PLATFORM TICKETS comprising approx. 600 mainly BRB issues, but includes a number of BTC and the odd early Railway Executive. (Qty)£140
37CLOGHER VALLEY RAILWAY: All different ladder style punch type tickets in a variety of colours, with fare values from 1d to 2/-d. Thirty-two different stations and halts appear on the tickets. The system closed on 1/1/1942. (20)£70
38LGOC & ASSOCIATED COS (20) and LPTB (54) all different ‘fareboard’ geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 59B, 58, 58&59A, 59, 59/59A, and 59S. The tickets are loose mounted on card in an album, with historical notes. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (74)£95
39BR issued whole with the serial number '000' (i.e. start of series) comprising five 1st class, eight 3rd class, seven 2nd class and five Dog tickets. The selection Includes ten issues from closed stations. (25)£55
40GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY Rail-Motor Cars 1½d pink/white pre-Grouping print punch type ticket for the line Pontypool Road – Hengoed & Maesycwmmer. The station list includes Penar Junction Halt which closed 1/1/1917. Good condition. (1)£110
41BR(H) issued whole all from closed Edinburgh area stations and lines to the South and South West including Balgreen, Blackford Hill, Burnmouth, Corstorphine, Dalry Road (Trans), East Linton, East Pilton (Trans), Fountainhall Junc., Gilnockie, Gorgie East, Granton Road (Trans), Kelso, Maxton, Murrayfield, Portobello, Rosewell & H., St Boswells, Stow, etc. (30)£70
42DISTRICT RAILWAY: Issued horizontal whole from Bow Road 1, Gloucester Road 1, High St. Kensington (/), Mansion House, Mill Hill Park (to Chiswick Park & Acton Green – both renamed 1/3/1910), St. James’ Park 1, South Kensington 1, Victoria DR, Victoria 1, Walham Green, Westminster Bridge (renamed 1907), together with 4 vertical Edmondsons, 4 machine issues and 3 Ultimatics. (22)£75
43WALKER & Co’s Omnibus 3d mauve named stage punch type HORSE BUS TICKET for the journey Palmer’s Green Station (GNR) – Chase Side Corner. This was a horse bus service which was in operation c.1910 and possibly earlier. VGC. (1)£160
44LANCASHIRE DERBYSHIRE & EAST COAST RAILWAY “Dukeries Route” L11 type LUGGAGE LABEL to Nottingham Mid Via Shirebrook and a paste-on goods label with the reference (G197), plus labels from GREAT CENTRAL RAILWAY (16), LNER (GCR Transitional type) (3 including to Lutterworth) and Met & GC (13). Selection includes three parcels labels. Mostly VGC. (34)£380
45SOUTHERN RAILWAY T3 PLATFORM TICKETS from Adisham, Ashford Kent No.3, Bournemouth Central No.1, Brighton No.1, Brighton No.3, Brockenhurst No.1, Canterbury East, Dorchester, Eastleigh, Exeter Central No.1, Horsham No.1, Lyme Regis, New Milton No.2, Ramsgate, Ryde St. John’s Road, Salisbury No.2, Southampton Central No.1, Southampton Terminus No.1, Tonbridge No.1, Winchester No.1. (20)£60
46LARGER NORTH WEST OF ENGLAND bus operators punch type BUS TICKETS comprising Crosville Motor Services (61); Ribble Motor Services (16); North Western Road Car Co. (18). (95)£150
47GWR and BR(W) rail motor/thin card tickets comprising 34 GWR and 31 BR(W) from a variety of lines and services. (65)£75
48LEAMINGTON & WARWICK TRAMWAYS & OMNIBUS Co. 3d grey Warwick – Leamington punch type TRAM TICKET. The line opened in 1881 and changed name to the Leamington & Warwick Electrical Co. Ltd. in 1902. (1)N/S
49BR(S) issued and audit whole Edmondsons from all different stations beginning with the letters C & D. Includes closed stations. (92)£70
50ISLE OF WIGHT RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Ventnor – Shanklin and 3rd Sgl Shanklin – Sandown. Both dated 1912. (2)£75
51HULL CITY TRAMWAYS. A colourful selection of punch type TRAM TICKETS from six different routes. 11 have named stages, four are numeric and three are transfers. (18)£130
52BR(H) issued (17) and audit (9) from ex-Great North of Scotland lines. Mainly closed stations including Banff, Buckie, Cairnie (Junction), Craigellachie, Inverugie, Longside, Spey bay, Urquhart, Strichen, etc. VGC. (26)£60
53LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS COMPANY Special Weekly BUS TICKETS available between Romford (Golden Lion) and Dagenham (The Bull) sold as a pack of six tickets for 2/6d. (6)£30
54PRE-NATIONALISATION JOINT LINES: A mainly audit selection comprising 33 x GC&Mid, 21 x GC&NS, 20 x GN&LNW, 2 x Halifax & Ovenden, 13 x M&GN (2i ,11a), 10 x Norfolk & Suffolk (3i, 7a), 14 x Otley & Ilkley (1i, 13a) and 11 x Swinton & Knottingley. (124)£160
55SOUTHERN RAILWAY Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS from stations beginning “O” to “T.” T2B: Ockley & Capel, Preston Park 2; T3: Ore, Orpington 1 and 2, Otford, Oxshott (2- difference in thickness of red diamond), Portsmouth & Southsea 3, Purley DO 2, Purley oaks, Putney, Queenborough, Queens Road Battersea, Queen’s Road Peckham, Red Hill 3, Rye, Tadworth & Walton on Hill, Teddington 1 and 2. Dated from 1947 onwards. VGC. (20)£240
56LT TRAMS & TROLLEYBUSES punch type TRAM AND TROLLEYBUS TICKETS from various routes and with a variety of types. (154)£60
57BR(H) Edmondson size WEEKLY SEASONS dating from the late 1950s - unique to Scotland. Approx one-third are from closed stations. (45)£55
58THOMAS TILLING LIMITED. Two early London Motor Bus long 1d white and 4d green geographical punch type BUS TICKETS (issued c.1911/12) from the Market Place Bromley – Oxford Circus route that later became Service 47. Minor (Bd), VGC otherwise. (2)£30
59LNER ex-GNR suburban lines comprising 97 issued - 15 x 1st class; 11 x 2nd class; 58 x 3rd class; 13 x other categories - plus 3 audit. Includes transitional and less common types. (100)£150
60BERMUDA RAILWAY Co. Ltd. all issued geographical punch type tickets comprising 1/-d, 1/4d, 1/8d and 3/4d (all 1st Class), plus a 6d Dog, Bicycle or Perambulator Ticket. VGC. (5)£40
61PRE-LPTB Underground SEVERED HALVES comprising BSt&WR (1), Central London Railway (3), C&SLR (16), ELR (1), GW&Met (7), also LPTB and LT&GW (1 of each). (30)£22
62BR(H) HIGHLAND LINES all issued whole comprising seven from closed stations and many from others now unstaffed including Achnasheen, Achnashellach, Ardgay, Bower, Conon, Dornoch, Duncraig, Embo, Evanton, Fowlis, Garve, Plockton, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£150
63LOWESTOFT CORPORATION TRAMWAYS 1d grey geographical punch type TRAM TICKET for the route North Parade – Pakefield. The system opened 22/7/1903 and closed 8/5/1931. VGC. (1)£45
64GW & LMS JOINT SHREWSBURY TO HEREFORD LINE issued mostly issued whole including (issued) Church Stretton, Dorrington, Ludlow, Marsh Brook, Onibury, Tenbury Wells, Woofferton, etc., (audit) Dinmore, Ford Bridge, Little Stretton Halt, Moreton-on-Lugg. Mostly VGC. (15)£120
65SOUTHERN RAILWAY AND BR(S) PLATFORM TICKETS from around the Bournemouth, Southampton and Salisbury areas: SR T1C (Red Blob): Salisbury 1; T2A (Red Diamond): Salisbury 1, T2B (Red Diamond): Salisbury 1 and 2 (four different series), Salisbury 3; T3 (Red Diamond): Boscombe, Bournemouth Central 1, Bournemouth West 1, Branksome, Eastleigh, Pokesdown, Poole 2, Romsey, Southampton Cen 1, Southampton Terminus 1, Bournemouth West 2 (with Red “O” overprint); BR(S) 1d Red Diamond: Bournemouth Central 1, Bournemouth West 1. (20)£250
66SOUTH WALES TRANSPORT CO MUMBLES ELECTRIC RAILWAY SECTION all different selection of geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS at a range of values including Return Tickets. All issued and mostly VGC. (13)£65
67GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY/L&NWR STAFFORD TO UTTOXETER LINE issued GNR bicycle tickets from Chartley, Grindley, Stafford and Stafford Common, together with a similar L&NW ticket from Stafford No.1. The intermediate stations on the Stafford & Uttoxeter line closed on 4/12/1939.VGC. (5)£110
68LONDON TRANSPORT (BUSES) all different named-stage punch type BUS TICKETS from Route 12 in wartime and post-war periods. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stages and route patterns during the periods covered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual / rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (100)£30
69BR(N) whole selection from North Eastern England of which approx. two-thirds are issued and includes closed stations. (150)£130
70CROYDON & OXTED JOINT LINE: LB&SCR and SE&CR prints from Oxted – Sydenham and Upper Warlingham – Selsdon Road respectively, the latter with slight (/). (2)£80
71CASTLEDERG & VICTORIA BRIDGE TRAMWAY CO. An 11d pink geographical punch ticket TRAM TICKET by Williamson. There is a stamp hinge on back – otherwise in excellent condition. The system closed in 1933. (1)£90
72GWR/BR(M) CREWE TO WELLINGTON LINE issued whole including (GWR) from Adderley, Audlem, Coxbank Halt, Crudgington, Hodnet, Peplow, Rowton Halt, Tern Hill, etc., and BR(M) from Coole Pilate and Wollerton halt. Mostly VGC. (14)£180
73LLANDUDNO & COLWYN BAY ELECTRIC RAILWAY Co. geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS with stages listed menu-style. Three examples Include Old Colwyn, which ceased to be the terminus in 1930. (4)£30
74LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY type L91/1 LUGGAGE LABEL to Fleetpond. Now known as Fleet, the station opened in May 1847 and was renamed in July 1869. Listed as Fleet Pond in Butt. Very slight foxing does not detract from an extremely rare and much sought-after example. (1)£260
75LNER PLATFORM TICKETS. T3B: King’s Cross C (grubby and /), Knebworth, Liverpool St B (2), Letchworth, Newcastle M5, New Barnet, Potters Bar, Peterboro East A, Stevenage, Welwyn Garden City ES (poor) and WS, York BO; T3C: Cleethorpes 1, Grimsby Town, Hull M1 and M2, Leeds (Central), Lincoln, Marylebone 2M, Norwich Thorpe A, Retford; plus roll tickets (3), Free Edmondson (blue card): Sheffield Mid [post-Nat. issue]. Note: some examples have Sellotape marks. (26)£50
76IPSWICH TRAMWAYS “Threepenny Stage” white paper roll type TRAM TICKET with space to enter the car number; plus a selection of unclipped geographicals from the later IPSWICH CORPORATION TRAMS. (7)£28
77GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY PRE-GROUPING all issued whole comprising eight 3rd and 3rd Parly ordinary singles, six bicycle/pram singles, two Insurance tickets from Kington (cl.7/2/1955) and 21 miscellaneous severed halves. (16/21)£55
78LGOC selection of fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from services 2 to 60 at values between 1d – 10d. All different and mostly VGC. (48)£75
79BR(S) WEST OF SALISBURY/SOUTHAMPTON selection of 40 issued and 77 audit tickets, including closed stations. (117)£220
80FURNESS RAILWAY four issued whole from Barrow Central – Ramsden Dock (closed April 1915), Bowness, Carnforth, St Bess (Article Ticket), and one audit from Sandside. VGC. (5)£85
81LNER LINES AROUND NEWCASTLE all issued whole including from Ashington, Birtley, Blyth, Hartley, Manors North, Monkseaton, Newsham, North Seaton, Point Pleasant, St Anthony’s, St Peters, Seaton Delaval, Seghill, Usworth, Walker, Wallsend, Washington S (Trans), etc. (25)£90
82SOUTHERN RAILWAY: A selection of 80 issued and 20 audit whole Edmondsons – the latter mainly from closed stations. (100)£170
83METROPOLITAN ELECTRIC TRAMWAYS eight named stage and six numerical stage all different punch type TRAM TICKETS from a variety of services at 1d, 1½d, 3d, 4d and 6d. Mostly VGC. (14)£120
84GWR/LMS NORTH OF BRECON comprising: GWR: Issued from Brecon, Builth Road, Erwood Talgarth; undated from Builth Wells, Talyllyn, Three Cocks; LMS: from Glasbury-on-Wye, Hay-on-Wye, Hereford; undated from Eardisley, Hay, Moorhampton, Talyllyn, Whitney-on-Wye. (15)£60
85PLATFORM TICKET MISCELLANY comprising 11 Pre-Nationalisation, 7 Railway Executive, 8 BTC, 40 BRB, 26 LT and 28 others including Irish, Australian, East African Railways, Preservation and Souvenirs. (120)£60
86STOCKPORT CORPORATION TRAMWAYS/TRANSPORT punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising a numeric stage with full tramway title, nine SCT geographical, four SCT numericals and three SCT alphabetic Return Privilege Tickets. (17)£70
87BR(W) SOUTH WALES all issued whole including 16 from closed stations including Aberavon Town, Aber Junction Halt, Abergwynfi, Blaengwynfi, Colbren Junction, Darran & Deri, Dinas Powis, Maesteg Castle Street, Nelson & Llancaiach, Onllwyn, etc. (30)£55
88WAKEFIELD & DISTRICT LIGHT RAILWAYS Co. 1d white geographical punch type TRAM TICKET covering the route Duke of York – Ossett in VGC. The system opened on 15/8/1904 and became part of the Yorkshire (West Riding) system in 1905. The Ossett line itself closed on 25/7/1932. (1)£130
89GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY two-piece pre-dated 2nd Class whole return Barking Side (two words) to Liverpool St. for Dr Barnardo's Homes dated July 15th 1905 with the serial number 0009 in excellent condition. (1)£60
90ISLE OF WIGHT collection of 35 issued BR whole from 13 different stations, including some transitional prints, plus 10 Southern Railway seasons - 9 issued; 1 audit. (46)£150
91CALEDONIAN RAILWAY SEVERED HALVES: A small collection of tickets from less common stations – Bankfoot (cl. 13/4/1931); Bowness to Abbey Jn. (both cl. 20/5/1921); Brayton (M&C Station cl. 1950) to Annan (cl. 27/4/1931); Broomfield (renamed 1/11/1895; cl. 20/5/1921); Cramond Brig (renamed 1/4/1903); Denny (cl. 28/7/1930); Loch Tay (Cl. 9/9/1939). (7)£60
92BR EDMONDSON CARD EXCESS TICKETS comprising 100 (H), 100 (S), 70 (E/N), 30 (M). Mainly issued. (300)£310
93POTTERIES BUS OPERATORS: Punch type BUS TICKETS comprising two different 1½d blue and 2d pink from ASSOCIATED N.S. BUS PROPRIETORS; 1½d from CITY MOTORS; 1½d blue from ENTERPRIZE; 2d mauve from F. MACDONALD BUS SERVICE, 1d white/pink from NORTH STAFFORD MOTORS; 1d white, 1½d green and 2d white from POTTERIES MOTOR TRACTION; 3d pink from SILVER STAR BUS SERVICE; 2d blue from A.R. SMEDLER BUS SERVICE; 1d white and 2d pink from TILSTONE & SONS BUS SERVICE. (13)£120
94SOUTHERN RAILWAY transitional print singles from Ashurst, Bramber, Cheam, Cranleigh, Dorking North, East Croydon (/), Forest Hill, Horsham, North Hayling, Petworth (cl. 7/2/1955), Queen’s Road Peckham, Ryde Esplanade, St Margaret’s, South Croydon, Streatham hill, Turnham Green, Victoria, Wimbledon. (18)£70
95APTIS AND SIMILAR PLATFORM TICKETS: A collection of 208 tickets from most parts of Britain (Kyle of Lochalsh to Penzance), all dated between 1982 and 1991, so all BRB. Also included are 21 APTIS blanks. The extent of any duplication is unknown. (229)£90
96THOMAS TILLING LIMITED Brighton & Hove Omnibus Section geographical punch type BUS TICKETS dating from the 1925 to 1928 period at values between 1d- 7d including one for a circular journey. VGC. (9)£60
97PRE-GROUPING - LMS CONSTITUENTS Whole Edmondsons from Furness (1) LNWR (7), Midland (1), North London (2-both issued 1880s), North Staffs (1), L&YR (1 audit); halves L&Y (32), LNWR (30), Mid (4), NLR (4), LTS (2), North staffs (1). (13/73)£150
98LGOC & ASSOCIATED COS (25) / LPTB (62) / LT BUSES (30) all different ‘fareboard’ punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 2, 3, and 3A. The tickets are loose mounted on card in an album, with historical notes, Condition is mostly good with some unusual / rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (117).£170
99LNER and BR(E) whole: LNER: 18 issued, 15 audit: BR(E): 50 issued, 94 audit. Includes a good proportion of closed stations. (177)£250
100LONDON & GREENWICH RAILWAY: A rare ‘DIRECTORS TICKET’ in the form of a SILVER MEDALLION, struck for the company by Rowe, Kentish & Co. The obverse has a landscape, two trees (left), and a railway viaduct with a train on it (where it crossed Corbett’s Lane), and the legend: 'LONDON & GREENWICH RAILWAY : 'INCORPORATED XVIITH MAY MDCXXXIII'. The reverse has what appears to be the initials ‘WRI’ inscribed in the centre. This was London’s first railway, which opened on 8th February 1836. (1)£740
101BR(S) RAIL MOTOR TICKETS comprising 35 from the Wimbledon area and five from Hayling Island. All but one are transitional (SR type). A good number dated on backs. All appear to be different. (40)£80
102GWR PRINCES RISBORO' TO WATLINGTON AND OXFORD comprising 12 GWR (6 issued and 6 audit); 5 BR (3 issued and 2 undated) and six Rail Motor for the Watlington Branch (5 GWR and 1 BR). (23)£140
103SOUTH LONDON TRAMWAYS Co. two 1d white and two 2d mauve Whiting print punch type HORSE TRAM TICKETS. The line opened in 1881 and was purchased by London County Council in 1900/ 1902. All different and VGC. (4)£140
104PRE- AND POST-GROUPING UK AND IRISH assorted LUGGAGE LABELS. A shoebox containing 2,000-3,000 examples from a wide range of companies, too many to count and list. Some duplication inevitable in a box such as this, but well worth sorting. (Qty)£130
105AA PLATFORM TICKETS: A selection of approx. 420 BRB all different unpriced horizontal and vertical prints in a variety of colours from most parts of Britain and all BR Regions. (Qty).£100
106HUNDRED OF MANHOOD & SELSEY TRAMWAYS Co Ltd two thin card punch type TRAM TICKETS at 3d and 4d values. The line operated between 1897 and 1935. VGC. (2)£130
107LMS NORTH WALES selection of whole Edmondsons comprising 22 issued and 2 undated. Issuing stations include Bodorgan, Denbigh, Dolgarrog, Dolwyddelen, Glan Conway, Llanerchtmedd, Llangwyllog, Pont-y-Pant, Rhewl, Rhosneigr, Taly-Cafn & E., Trefnant, Ty Croes, etc. (24)£80
108CLEETHORPES UDC TRAMWAYS DEPARTMENT 2d grey named stage punch type TRAM TICKET Kingsway – Park Street. The council took over the Cleethorpes portion of the former Grimsby system on 15/7/1936 after just over a year on 17/7/1937 the system closed and was replaced by trolleybuses. (1)£85
109BEATTOCK TO MOFFAT BRANCH: A collection of tickets issued on the last day of operation 04/12/1954, comprising 1 LMS and 4 BR from Moffat; 3 BR from Beattock; a BR 3rd whole CDR Carlisle to Moffat, together with a BR privilege return from Beattock issued on 30/8/1952 and an undated BR half day excursion return Moffat to Carlisle Citadel. (11)£50
110HIGHLAND RAILWAY issued whole Return from Hoy and two audit examples includes 1st Cabin & 1st Sgl from Portree. (3)£310
111IRISH RAILWAY MISCELLANY issued and audit whole from GSR, CIE, SL&NCR, LMS-NCC, BCDR, NIR, etc., includes closed stations. All appear to be different. (120)£60
112THE HARTLEPOOL ELECTRIC TRAMWAYS ½d buff geographical punch type TRAM TICKET for the Foggy Furze route with the stages Church Street – Elswick Road – Foggy Furze. The company was authorised to rebuild the defunct 3’ 6” gauge Hartlepool Steam Tramways which closed in 1891 using overhead electric power and was opened on 19th May 1896 finally reaching nearly 7 miles in length. West Hartlepool Corporation took over the system in August 1912. The system finally succumbed to trolleybus replacement when the Seaton Carew line closed on 25th March 1927. A rare example in excellent condition.£190
113LONDON TRANSPORT COACHES: A comprehensive (near complete) collection of the final sets of post-war named-stage punch type BUS TICKETS, CS 1 to CS 5 inclusive. All genuinely used, and almost without exception in excellent condition. (160)£90
114BR (W) AROUND, CHEPSTOW, MONMOUTH AND HEREFORD: Issued whole Edmondsons from 4 x Chepstow, Fawley, Hereford, Holme Lacey, Kerne Bridge, 2 x Lydbrook Junction, Mitcheldean Road, 2 x Monmouth May Hill, 4 x Monmouth Troy, 2 x Symonds Yat, Weston-Under-Penyard Halt. The following halts are included in the destinations – Brockweir, Hadnock, Netherhope, Tutshill, Walford, Whitebrook, Wyesham. (20)£130
115SOUTHERN RAILWAY PLATFORM TICKETS: red blob T1B: Frant; T1C: Fittleworth; red diamond T2C: Frimley, Fulwell; T3: Falconwood, Farnborough North, Farnham, Faversham 2, Fawkham, Fay Gate, Feltham 3, Fleet, Folkestone Junc 1 and 2, Ford (Sussex), Forest Hill 1 and 2, Forest Row, Fratton 1 and 2. Dated from 1947 onwards. (20)£300
116LPTB. Fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from the 1933-40 period. (40)£30
117NORTH LONDON RAILWAY issued whole from Bow, Broad Street, Camden Town, Canonbury, Dalston Junction, Hackney, Highbury & Islington, Homerton, Maiden Lane (closed 1/1/1917), Mildmay Park (cl 1/10/1934), Old Ford, Poplar, Shoreditch, South Bromley (Bd), Victoria Park. Mostly VGC. (15)£120
118LGOC & ASSOCIATED COMPANIES named-stage ‘fareboard’ punch-type BUS TICKETS from high-numbered services 602, 603, 604 (5), 608 (2), 609 (4), 610, 612, and 621. All short-lived services, dating from the early 1930s. (16)£110
119FORMER GREAT CENTRAL LINES ST. HELENS AND WIGAN TO GLAZEBROOK: A selection of 16 issued whole Edmondsons, comprising LNER: 2 x Bickershaw & Abram, Culcheth, Lowton St. Marys, St. Helens Central, 2 x West Leigh & Bedford, 2 x Wigan Central; BR: Glazebrook, Hindley South, Lower Ince, Lowton St. Marys, Manchester Central (to Lowton), West Leigh & Bedford, Wigan Central, together with 14 audit tickets, comprising 1 x CLC, 3 x LMS, 4 x LNER, and 6 x BR. Stations include Ashton-in-Makerfield, Golborne, Golborne North, Haydock, Haydock Park Racecourse, Haydock Park Racecourse Station, Hindley & Platt Bridge, and Newchurch. (30)£65
120SOMERSET & DORSET JOINT LINE Pre-Nat unissued whole Edmondsons comprising Bicycle singles Bath, Highbridge, Wells; Dog return Bath; Dog singles Bath, Wells. (6)£200
121BR(E) issued whole from closed stations - mainly from the east side of the country including Alford Town, Coningsby, County School, Framlingham (cl. 11/1952), Hopton-on-Sea, Kirton, Langford & Ulting, Langrick, Lords Bridge, Little Steeping, Mildenhall, Old Leake, Peakirk, Postland, Ruskington, Saffron Walden, Swaffham, Walsingham, etc. (30)£80
122L&SWR (5) and SR (9). Five L&SWR 3rd Parly singles dating from the 1880s from Millbrook, Reading, Waterloo, Weybridge and Windsor (condition varies, mostly good) plus four audit SR tickets. (9)£65
123KEIGHLEY CORPORATION TRAMWAYS ½d orange Child Under 13 and 1d blue geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS. The system opened 12/10/1904 and closed 17/12/1924. VGC. (2)£95
124CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS selection of mostly type C21 LUGGAGE LABELS, but also including four C22 type on green paper and a couple of parcels labels. Limited duplication. Mostly VGC. (75)£260
125SOUTHERN RAILWAY T3 red diamond PLATFORM TICKETS: Belmont, Blackfriars, Brighton No.1, Cannon Street No.1, Charing Cross No. 4, Datchet, Edenbridge Town, Eden Park, Herne Bay, Holsworthy, Rainham, Robertsbridge. (12)£55
126DEVON NATIONAL (1) AND DEVON GENERAL (28) mostly numerical stage punch type BUS TICKETS. The Devon National has the full title “Devon General Amalgamated Services” and many of the remainder have the full “Devon General Omnibus & Touring Co.” title. The lot includes one geographical and four Insert Setright). All appear to be different and VGC. (29)£210
127EX GCR LINES WREXHAM AND CHESTER TO THE WIRRAL All issued comprising LMS (3), LNER (12), GWR (2) and BR(M) (7). (24)£30
128LONDON TRANSPORT (BUSES) all different named-stage punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 68 and 68/69A in wartime and post-war periods. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stages and route patterns during the periods covered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual / rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (76)£50
129GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY Theatrical, etc. tickets. A 3rd Parly single for the Geisha Theatrical Co. between Torquay and Bristol on 9/10/1898, and a less common 3rd issue for the Guards Band “Blues” covering five consecutive named journeys between 1st and 4th August 1900. (2)£35
130LM&SR audit and undated whole Edmondsons. Includes interesting types and closed stations. (150)£210
131NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY issued 1st Sgls Elie – Leven and St Andrews – Elie (both dated 1906). Both have received an unofficial rubber stamp, VGC otherwise. (2)£35
132LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY IN THE NORTH WEST comprising issued ordinary tickets from Flimby, Liverpool Lime St. No.4 (foxed), 2 x Manchester Mayfield, Platt Bridge, Warrington Bank Quay [Low Level]; issued Workmen’s tickets from Stockport N, Worsley; issued article/dog tickets from Broadheath, Heald Green, Newton Heath, together with audit tickets from Dukinfield & Ashton No.2, Edge Hill (3rd & Steerage to Amsterdam via MS&L), Kenyon Junction, Monton Green No.1, Oldham Clegg Street, Over & Wharton, Stockport, Thelwall. (20)£50
133HUDDERSFIELD CORPORATION TRAMWAYS geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS from 1914: Outbound & Waterloo section 1d white; Waterloo & Outlane: 1½d blue, 1½d grey, 2d blue; Honley & Sheepbridge: 1d white; Honley & Sheepbridge: 2d blue; plus 3d numerical stages 1-25 post-1924 with small unofficial rubber stamp mark on back. (7)N/S
134BR LINCOLNSHIRE: A selection of 18 issued and 76 audit whole Edmondsons. The former include tickets from Healing, North Thoresby, Peakirk, Stickney (E.R.), Thornton Abbey, Tydd, Ulceby, and Woodhall (Junction), the latter from Algarkirk & Sutterton, Finningley, Harmston, Kirton, Ludborough, Misterton, Postland, Sibsey, Waddington, Woodhall Spa and unusual types, such as Camping Party, Commercial Traveller, Overnight Ferry - Saloon, Return at Single Fare & Half, River Cruise. (94)£130
135BTC 1d Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS: Bridgend, Custom House, Henley on Thames, Redhill 2, St Albans (Abbey), St Albans (City) (two different series), Salisbury 1, Slough 1 and 2, Southampton Ct 2, Stratford Upon Avon, Stroud, Watford (High Street), Watford Junction 1; BTC 2d Red Diamond: Abercynon, Andover Junction, Ashford Kent 3, Bournemouth Cen 2, Brixton, Dover Priory, East Croydon 1 (two different layouts), East Croydon 2 (two different layouts). (27)£75
136LGOC (34) AND LGOC & ASSOCIATES (53) fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 27-67. (87)£70
137BR(H) G&SW LINES all issued whole of which approx. half are from closed stations. (40)£45
138ABERDEEN CORPORATION TRAMWAYS named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d brown, 1½d green, and 2d pink – all printed by GNP and in good/VGC. The Corporation commenced tram operation in 1898. The system was finally closed on 3/5/1958, although closures started as early as 1931. (3)£30
139GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY issued 1st Class ALL STATIONS PASS for 1923 in VGC. (1)£60
140L&NWR (Messrs George Kent Ltd Workman) single coupon 3rd Leighton Buzzard to Luton (Chaul End) and Back Via Dunstable No 2 (Stamped “Spec”). Chaul End is located part way between Luton and Dunstable - slightly nearer Luton. There is no mention of this station in either Clinker or Butt and it may have been for use on a connecting road service from Dunstable. A rare example nevertheless. VGC. (1)£45
141SOUTHERN RAILWAY MISCELLANY 45 whole, c.300 severed halves and a small number of seasons and paper tickets - all issued. (Qty)£50
142GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY: EASTERN VALLEYS OF SOUTH WALES: Issued Pre-Nationalisation whole Edmondsons from Abercarn, Abersychan LL, Abertillery, Blaenavon GW, Blaina, Caerleon, Crumlin LL, Ebbw Vale, Llanhilleth, Machen, Nantyglo, Newport High St., Panteg & Griffithstown, Pontnewynydd, Ponthir, Risca, Rogerstone, Six Bells Halt, Victoria Mon (iu), plus a Pre-grouping 3rd Revised fare single from Cross Keys. (20)£50
143BRIGHTON CORPORATION TRAMWAYS all geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS from various routes. The system opened in 1901 and closed on 31/8/1939. (8)£30
144LNER Pictorial Rectangular LUGGAGE LABEL “By The Flying Scotsman” to “Aberdeen” in pink/ green/black/white. These labels were used from the late-1920s prior to the issue of the circular labels in the mid-1930s and are therefore a lot more scarce. VGC. (1)£250
145PRE-GROUPING PLATFORM TICKETS - SOUTHERN GROUP: LB&SCR Red Blob: Falmer, Fay Gate, Warnham; L&SWR (orange Card): Wraysbury; SE&CR Red Blob: Ravensbourne. (5)£50
146LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS CO. named-stage ‘fareboard’ punch-type BUS TICKETS from services 10, 10A and 10/100. A mounted collection, including several earlier and scarcer values, and four different returns. (23)£35
147GWR/BR(W) OXFORD/P RISBORO' - LEAMINGTON GWR (10 issued, 3 audit); GW&GC Jt. (1 audit); BR(W) (4 issued, 2 audit) including Aynho for Deddington, Aynho Park, Bletchington, Kidlington, Shipton on Cherwell Halt, Tackley Halt, Blackthorn (a), Fritwell & Somerton, Blenheim & W’ck (a), etc. (20)£90
148LINCOLN CORPORATION TRAMWAYS 1½d white punch type TRAM TICKET plus the later titled LINCOLN CORPORATION TRAMWAYS & MOTORS 2d white City – Brace Bridge route. This standard gauge system opened on 23/11/1905 and closed 4/3/1929. VGC. (2)£160
149BR(M) 183 issued and 47 audit whole Edmondsons. Includes a good number of closed stations. (230)£250
150SOUTHERN RAILWAY Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS from stations “S” to “W”: T2B: Syon Lane, Three Bridges, Victoria 1, 2, 4 and 5; T3: Staines 2, Sunningdale, Surbiton 1, Teddington 1, Tunbridge Wells Central 2, Vauxhall, Victoria 7, Virginia Water, Walton-on-Thames, Waterloo 5, Westgate-on-Sea 3, West St Leonards, West Weybridge, West Worthing 1. (20)£170
151LMS HARPENDEN TO HEMEL HEMPSTED BRANCH issued Singles Heath Park Halt – Hemel Hempsted, Hemel Hempsted – Roundwood Halt (issued 5/4/1946) , Redbourn – Harpenden (dated 19/8/1942). Excellent condition. (3)£100
152BISHOPS CASTLE RAILWAY: Spuriously dated examples from Lydham Heath and 3 x Plowden and undated issues from 3 x Lydham Heath and one half genuinely issued at Plowden. (7wh 1hlf)£35
153LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS Co. punch type geographical BUS TICKETS all with green fare overprints from all different services, some with the word “Fare” printed including 4 (½d), 9 (2½d), 73 (2d), etc., and others without “Fare” printed including 4 (1d), 8 (1d), 25&25A (1d) 84 (3d), etc. Mostly VGC. (16)£50
154BR(M/W) EX-MIDLAND LINE Birmingham to Bristol and branches All issued, 20 from closed stations including Ashchurch, Berkeley Road, Bedon, Broom Junction, Coaley, Defford, Dursley, Eckington, Harvington, Hinton, Ripple, Severn Bridge, Sharpness, Stoke Works (Trans-faded), Stonehouse Bristol Road, Tewkesbury, Upton on Severn, Wickwar, Yate, etc. Mostly VGC. (26)£100
155PLATFORM TICKETS MISCELLANY: 17 Edmondsons (1 x LMS; 2 x BR 1d; 3 x BTC 1d; 2 x BTC 2d; 1 x BTC 3d; 1 x BTC free; 3 x BRB 3d; 1 x BRB no price; 2 x Irish; 1 x preserved), plus 133 AA (4 x BR; 122 x BTC; 7 x BRB), 1 Ultimatic, and 1 beam. (152)£120
156WILTS & DORSET MOTOR SERVICES: 9 used punch type BUS TICKETS with values between 1d and 1/-d, together with 10 insert Setrights, all but one of which have been issued. Punch tickets were replaced by TIMs and inset Setrights c.1935; Five of the punch tickets have ‘Nov 1934’ stamped on the backs. (19)£95
157BR(M/E) NOTTINGHAM TO KETTERING AND BRANCHES 23 issued, plus two audit - includes also the line from Saxby to Bourne including issues from Ashwell (Rutland), Bourne, Castle Bytham, Castle Bytham (Midland), Corby, Corby & Weldon, Edmondthorpe & Wymondham, Gretton, Ketton & Collyweston, Luffenham, Manton, Old Dalby, Saxby, South Witham, Whissendine, etc. (25)£60
158LANCASHIRE TRAMWAYS. Collection of geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS from Bury Corporation (4), Bury & Heywood (2); Bury & Radcliffe (1); Bury & Rawtenstall (1) (with 'Bus' overprint). VGC. (8)£90
159GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd single from Newmarket HL to Bromford Bridge, dated 21/9/1914. This was the original Newmarket station, which was replaced by a new one on 7/4/1902. However, it was subsequently used for race traffic, the location being separately identified as ‘High Level’. This ticket, which is in excellent condition apart from a cancellation clip at the top, would have been used for that purpose – Bromford Bridge being the station for Birmingham Racecourse. (1)£75
160GREAT CENTRAL & NORTH STAFFS JOINT RAILWAY. A comprehensive collection of Pre-Nationalisation types comprising 60 issued and 154 audit whole Edmondsons, plus 87 halves. (214wh 87hlf)£200
161GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY PRE-GROUPING SINGLES from stations in Devon & Cornwall. Six issuing stations now closed. From Brixham, Dartmouth, Hele & Bradninch, Lustleigh, Plymouth MB (2 different), St Thomas, Teignmouth, Torre, Wadebridge. VGC. (10)£130
162BR(E) SOUTH YORKSHIRE 21 issued; 7 pre-dated excursions, 2 audit. A good number of closed stations including Barnsley Court House, Broughton Lane, Deepcar, Kilnhurst Central, Kiveton bridge, Oughty Bridge, Sheffield Victoria, Stairfoot, Wadsley bridge, Wortley, etc. (30)£70
163CITY OF BIRMINGHAM TRAMWAYS selection of 1d white (3 different) 1d orange and 2d mauve (2 different) geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS covering a variety of routes/stages. The system was taken over by Birmingham Corporation from 1/1/1912. VGC. (6)£95
164LNER NORTH EAST ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND: Issued tickets from all different stations including Alston, Barnard Castle, Christon Bank, Hornsea Bridge, Middleton-in-Teesdale, Riddings Jn., Scorton, Washington, Wetherby, and Withernsea. Also included is a blank card 1st single from Leuchars Junction made out to Turnhouse (cl. 22/9/1930). (25)£140
165BTC(W) 1d Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS: Bristol TM D, Gloucester Eastgate A, Henley on Thames BO, Southall, Stapleton Rd U; BTC 2d Red Diamond: Cadoxton, Gloucester Central, Hanwell & Elthorne, Llangollen, Newport H St 1, Royal Oak, Swindon Junction, Uxbridge Vine Street; BTC 3d Red Diamond: Ilfracombe, Paddington E, Sidmouth Junction, Torrington, West Ealing; plus 12 beam / roll tickets (without Red Diamond). (25)£120
166SOUTH OF ENGLAND miscellany of punch type BUS TICKETS including examples from Eastbourne (4); East Kent (3); East Surrey (1); Hants & Dorset (7); Hastings Trolleybuses (1); Southdown (7); Thames Valley (2). VGC. (25)£35
167NORTH WEST ENGLAND PRE-GROUPING MISCELLANY: CLC from Hale; L&YR from Preston EL (/); L&Y & LNWR from Blackpool Central (2nd Class); LNWR from Warrington Bank Quay; MSJ&AR from Sale & Ashton-on-Mersey (renamed 1931). All have been unofficially overstamped by the original owner, good otherwise. (5)£26
168LGOC & ASSOCIATED COS (34)/LPTB (30)/LT BUSES (7) all different ‘fareboard’ punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 68&169, 68&169S, 109, and 109&609. The tickets are loose mounted on card in an album, with historical notes. Condition is mostly good with some unusual / rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (71).£130
169GWR/BR CHESTER TO OSWESTRY AND SHREWSBURY: Issued whole Edmondsons comprising GWR: Baschurch, Cefn, Chester GW, Chirk, Oswestry, Rossett, Ruabon, Whittington LL, Wrexham; BR: Gobowen, Leaton, Oswestry, Ruabon, Weston Rhyn, Wrexham General, plus GWR audit from Saltney Halt. Destinations include halts. (16)£60
170NORTH WEST PRE-GROUPING MISCELLANY issues from five different railways: CLC from Hale; L&YR from Preston EL (/); L&Y & L&NWR Joint from Blackpool (Central) (2nd Class); LNWR from Warrington Bank Quay; MSJ&AR from Sale & Ashton on Mersey (renamed 1931). Most have been unofficially rubber stamped by the original owner, good otherwise. (5)£200
171BLACKPOOL AND LYTHAM PUNCH TYPE TRAM AND BUS TICKET SELECTION comprising BLACKPOOL CORPORATION TRAMWAYS: 3 x 2d (two the same, but different backs), 4d, 6d, 8d numeric stages; LYTHAM, ST. ANNES & BLACKPOOL CORPORATION TRAMS: 4 x 2d (different backs); BLACKPOOL CORPORATION TRANSPORT DEPARTMENT: 3 x 1d; 9 x 2d; 2 x 3d (only 5 different prints, but all have different backs). (24)£25
172BR(H) LINES AROUND PERTH 19 issued and 6 audit including Brechin, Bridge of Allan, Callander, Crieff, Doune, Dunblane, Dundee (Mag. Green), Dundee West, Errol, Forgandenny, Gencarse, Gleneagles, Invergowrie, Kinbuck, Larbert , Perth, Perth (General), Perth (Princes St), Stirling, and audits. Some are transitional printings. (25)£55
173LIVERPOOL CORPORATION TRAMWAYS geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS. One example is an early print from the Walton Line whilst others have a nice variety of advertising on the back including “Noblett’s Toffee” and “Marsh & Sons Carriage Proprietors.” One or two with faults, but mostly VGC and much better than average. (10)£65
174SCOTTISH PRE-GROUPING COMPANIES mixed selection of LUGGAGE LABELS. Includes examples from Highland Railway (12 including yellow examples), NBR (16 including yellow, pink and green examples), GNSR (29), Caledonian Railway (19 including Sleeping Saloon example). Very limited duplication. Mostly VGC. (76)£210
175GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY buff T3 PLATFORM TICKETS from Bordesley, Bristol Temple Meads A, D, F, H, Cardiff Queen Street, Chard, Chippenham, Dorchester, Exeter, Kidderminster, Neath General, Newport High Street 2, Oxford U T, Paddington 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, Plymouth North Road D. (20)£120
176LGOC (4)/LGOC & ASSOCIATED Cos (16) fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from a variety of services at values between 1d and 5d. Two of the LGOC issues have (Bd), good otherwise. (20)£50
177GWR/BR(W) BRISTOL/YATTON TO FROME all issued from (GWR): Cheddar, Shepton mallet, Wells GW, Yatton; (BR): Axbridge, Brislington, Congresbury, Cranmore, Draycott, Farrington Gurney halt, Frome, Hallatrow, Sandford & Banwell, Shepton Mallett (High Street), Wanstrow, Wells, Winscombe Som., Wookey. VGC. (18)£170
178TRAMWAYS AROUND LONDON. A selection of mostly numerical stage punch type TRAM TICKETS from Ilford Corporation (geographical), Isle of Thanet (blue Exchange), and West Ham Corporation (all different values and layouts). VGC. (9)£40
179PRE-GROUPING AND PRE-NAT MISCELLANY: 19 issued LMS whole Edmondsons, together with the following audit issues: 15 x L&NW; 1 x L&NW & GW Jt; 9 x Midland; 23 x LMS; 5 x GN&LNW Jt; 7 x Mersey Rly; 16 x M&GN; 7 x LMS & GW Jt; 7 x O&I Jt. Includes closed stations. (109)£140
180NORTH SUNDERLAND RAILWAY issued 2nd Sgl Seahouses – North Sunderland and audit 1st Sgl and Dog Ticket (Zone 80) from Seahouses. VGC. (3)£85
181GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY LONDON SUBURBAN STATIONS. A selection of all different 2nd and 3rd singles including issues from 1878 and 1883, issues on and onto the Underground system, a whole Rtn and an issue from Holloway (renamed 1901, closed 1915). Mostly VGC. (20)£70
182GWR WELLINGTON - MARSH BROOK VIA MUCH WENLOCK including issues from Buildwas, Coalbrookdale, Green bank Halt, Harton Road, Horsehay & D’ley, Ketley, Lawley bank, Lightmoor Platform, Much Wenlock, Wellington Sa., plus three audits (Longville< Rushbury, Presthope), also a GWR and two BR Rail Motor tickets from the same line. (16)£160
183CITY OF BIRMINGHAM TRAMWAYS geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d white issues (including one “Cable Route”) and a 2d mauve. The name lasted from 1896 until taken over by the Corporation on 1/1/1912. VGC. (3)£120
184BIRKENHEAD FERRY. A small metal CONTRACTOR’S PASS. The obverse reads “Yearly Contractor Birkenhead Ferry 1869” the reverse shows conditions and is stamped with the number “515.” Original condition. (1)£45
185SOUTHERN RAILWAY PLATFORM TICKETS FROM WEST COUNTRY STATIONS. Red Blob T1C: Bodmin, Milborne Port, Newton St Cyres, Woodbury Road; Red Diamond T2A: Littleham; T2B: Lympstone; T3: Budleigh Salterton, Exeter Central, Exeter Cen 3, Exmouth, Holsworthy, Lyme Regis, Ottery St Mary, Plymouth Friary, Topsham, Whimple. (16)£290
186LCC TRAMWAYS selection of geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS from a variety of North London routes Tickets at values between 1d and 3d including Workman, Cheap, Sunday Transfers, dept issue headed “Bow & Holloway” service 53, etc. Mainly VGC/excellent. (32)£45
187BR(W)/(S) AROUND SOMERSET AND DORSET issued whole, about half are from closed stations including Athelney, Bradford Peverell & Stratton Halt, Bridport, Cattistock halt, Charlton Makrell, Creech St Michael Halt, Durston, Langport West, Long Sutton & Pitney, Lyng Halt, Marston Magna, Montacute, Thorney & Kingsb’ry, Weymouth Quay, etc. (30)£180
188EAST OF ENGLAND BUS OPERATORS Punch and Ultimate BUS TICKETS comprising Colchester Corporation (14), Drayton Bros. Royston (14), Great Yarmouth Corp (11), Ipswich Corp (23), Premier Travel Cambridge (39), Southend Corp (41). Used and unused - includes geographicals. (132)£110
189LISKEARD & LOOE RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Looe – Sandplace (dated 1901). A little (Bd) , VGC overall. (1)£55
190SCOTTISH PRE-NAT SEASON TICKETS. Selection comprises 33 x LMSR; 33 x LNER and five Joint lines, both issued and audit and includes a number of closed stations. (71)£80
192LNER. 40 issued and 80 audit whole Edmondsons. Includes closed stations. (120)£140
193LPTB TROLLEYBUSES: A collection of 81 punch type TR0LLEYBUS TICKETS from Route 654 during pre-war, wartime, and post-war periods. The tickets are loose mounted on card in an album, with historical notes. Condition is good/VGC. See note at Lot 18. (81)£210
194CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS issued Revised Fare 3rd single Ellesmere to Alderley Edge, together with undated singles from Oswestry to Sale (3rd Parly), Llangynog to Porthywaen (3rd R/f) and Llangynog to Pedair Ffordd (3rd R/f child). Llangynog and the two destinations closed on 15/1/1951. (4)£85
195LMS PLATFORM TICKETS: T2A: Belmont, Euston 1, 2 and 4; T3A: Buxton; T3B Blackpool C 2 (mauve card), Bradford F Sq., Chesterfield A, Colne, Crewe 2nd Set, Derby LMS, Euston 1, Holyhead (mauve card); T3C: Glasgow Central 3. (14)£85
196WEST MIDLANDS BUS AND TRAM OPERATORS punch type BUS TICKETS comprising 15 x Walsall Corp Tramway & Motor Services (3 slightly different titles); 2 x Walsall Transport Dept.; 2 x Wolverhampton and Walsall Corps; 1 West Bromwich Corp Motor Services (geographical) 6 x West Bromwich Corp Omnibus Service; 4 x West Bromwich Corp Transport. (30)£120
197GWR SOUTH WALES. All issued from different stations including 16 closed. Issuing stations include Aberavon Town Abernant, Clynderwen, Crynant (iu), Hirwaun, Llantwit Major, Mountain Ash Oxford Street, Panteg & Griffithstown, Penrhiwceiber High Level and Low Level, Pontllanfraith, Pyle, St Clears, Tir Phil, etc. Mostly VGC. (30)£65
198LONDON INDEPENDENT BUS OPERATORS selection of punch type BUS TICKETS including examples from Enterprise, United, Claremont, Hawklove, Nil Desperandum, Majestic and Reliance. All different and loose mounted with historical notes. (11)£40
199GWR/BR(W) LINES FROM TAUNTON: GWR - 11 issued, 4 audit including Athelney, East Anstey, Hendford Halt, Langport East, Long Sutton & Pitney, Martock, Milverton, Thornfalcon, etc; BR - 9 issued including Chard Central, Donyatt Halt, Hatch, Ilminster, Ilton Halt, Morebath Junc Halt, Venn Cross, etc. (24)£120
200CENTRAL LONDON TUBE RAILWAY: A SILVER GILT MEDALLION for ‘Distinguished Service in the Company’s Interest’, hallmarked Birmingham 1912. The reverse shows ‘Awarded To’, but without a name. (1)£65
201GREAT SOUTHERN & WESTERN RAILWAY 4 issued (2 joined) and 33 audit whole Edmondsons; 34 issued severed halves from a wide variety of stations. (37/34)£70
202LNER/BR HULL TO SOUTH HOWDEN: A selection of tickets issued during the last few weeks of operation on this former Hull & Barnsley Railway line, comprising: LNER: 2 x North Cave, 2 x Sandholme, South Cave. 2 x South Howden, 2 x Wallingfen H&B Section (trans), 2 x Willerby & Kirkella; BR:– Hull, Hull Paragon, Little Weighton, Willerby & Kirkella. (15)£230
203ABERDEEN CORPORATION TRAMWAYS geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS at ½d, 1d (two white, one grey), 1½d and 2d for different routes. The Corporation commenced tram operation in 1898. The system was shut down on 3/5/1958, although closures started as early as 1931. VGC. (6)£40
204LNER circular pictorial LUGGAGE LABELS for “The Queen of Scots” destinations Darlington, Glasgow Queen Street, London Kings Cross and Harrogate (poor/grubby) in yellow/ green/black/white. Mostly VGC. (4)£80
205BR(S) PLATFORM TICKETS selection comprising BTC 2d red diamond (8); BRB 3d red diamond (4); BRB unpriced green diamond (55); British Rail unpriced green diamond (24); BRB AA (4). (95)£50
206NORWICH ELECTRIC TRAMWAYS (3) OMNIBUS Co. (1) roll type TRAM AND BUS TICKETS at 1d, 1½d and 2d fares. The 1d white example with the “Omnibus Co” title is from the period before Eastern Counties negotiated taking over the tram routes. VGC. (4)£20
207LM&SR/BR EX-CALEDONIAN RAILWAY LEITH BRANCH: LM&SR whole Edmondsons from Dalry Road, Davidson's Mains, East Pilton (undated), House o' Hill (a), and Leith; BR from Craigleith (for Blackhall), Granton Road (a), and Leith North. (8)£30
208LCC TRAMS early issue geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising ½d orange (2) for South St Greenwich – Catford and Stamford Street – Hop Exchange, ½d white, 1d blue, 1d white (3), 1½d green and green/white striped (4), 2½d buff and a 1d white and a 1d blue Transfer Tickets. Mostly VGC. (14)£65
209GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY audit whole Edmondsons. Includes closed stations. (150)£150
210CALEDONIAN RAILWAY 3rd Sgl Loch Tay (closed 9/9/1939) to Killin (issued 1902-crease; Sellotape back); and 3rd audit Privilege Ticket Rtn Killin to Stirling (Spec). (2)£100
211LONDON BUS TICKETS MISCELLANY comprising 1 x LGOC, 18 x LGOC & ASSOCIATES and 17 x LPTB punch types, plus a 1d CROYDON CORPORATION & LCC TRAMWAYS punch type TRAM TICKET. All different and mainly VGC. (37)£90
212LMS SELECTION OF LESS COMMON TYPES - e.g. Mill Girls, Sightseeing to Queen Mary, Blind Person, Training Ship Boy, Coronation Scot reservation, etc. Mainly audit; includes transitional prints. (100)£240
213NOTTS & DERBYS TRAMWAY Co. geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 2d blue (2) Ripley – James St Kimberley (slight faults), Cinderhill – Parliament St Nottingham and 3d orange (2) Ripley – Heanor and Ripley – Cinderhill. Mostly VGC. (4)£75
214NORTH OF ENGLAND PRE-NATIONALISATION SELECTION comprising MSJ&AR – 19 Issued and 34 audit; MERSEY RAILWAY: 14 issued and 5 audit; OA&GBJR: 1 issued and 4 audit. Includes a good variety of stations and types. (77)£75
215JOINT LINE PLATFORM TICKETS: CLC (LMS type): Liverpool Central (blue); GW&GCJR (LNER type): High Wycombe Down, Princes Risborough; GW&LMS (GWR T3): Shrewsbury Joint A; GW&LNWR (GWR T1): Shrewsbury A; KMS&GWJ (LMS type): Chester 1; LNE&LMS (LNER type): Leeds City 3M; MSJ&AR (LNER type): Warwick Road 3; M&GNJR (LNER type): Melton Constable; N&S Rly Jt: Mundesley-on-Sea (two different); plus BEAM issues from Hereford and Penrith. (13)£150
216OMNIBUS TICKETS. A selection of punch type numerical stage type BUS TICKETS all titled “Omnibus Ticket.” Six are identified as Birch Bros, Royal Blue Omnibus Co. and four are from W. Allen; the others do not bear operator names. Two are printed by Punch & Ticket, the remaining nine by Bell Punch with mid-1920s imprints. (17)£20
217BR(E) EX-GCR LINES FROM GRIMSBY all issued selection. Includes closed and de-staffed stations. Origin stations include Appleby (Lincs), Barnetby, Barrow Haven, Brigg, Brocklesby, Crowle Central, Gainsboro’ Central, Goxhill, Great Coates, Habrough, Holton-le-Moor, Kirton Lindsey, Market Rasen, North Kelsey, Reepham (Lincs), Stallingborough, Wickenby, etc. (30)£65
218LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS COMPANY selection of geographical punch type BUS TICKETS with red fare overprints from services 68 (1½d, 2d), 69 (1d, 3d), 73 (6d), 77 (2d), 78 (4d), 84 (4d, 9d, 1/-d (3 different), 1/3d, 1/6d), 106 (1d) and 177 (3d). (16)£120
219LNER SCOTLAND 70 issued and 30 audit whole Edmondsons. Includes closed stations and less common types. (100)£210
220LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY Issued 3rd Parly singles all dated 1880 from Bournemouth West, Parkstone and Wimborne - all to Poole (New). VGC. (3)£35
221ISLE OF WIGHT MISCELLANY: Edmondsons - 9 SR and 32 BR(S) mainly transitional audit tickets - the majority from earlier closures such as Bembridge and Ventnor West; Thin card 4 SR and 13 BR(S) from Ryde Pier Tramway, 14 BR(S) Ryde Pier Toll (including 2 Eds.) 4 shipping, and 4 Brading Harbour toll. (80)£160
222GWR/BR(W) SWINDON TO HIGHWORTH, CHIPPING NORTON, BATH AND BRANCHES comprising GWR - 7 issued and 2 audit including from Calne A, Cosham, Highworth, Wootton Bassett, Malmesbury, Stratton, etc; plus 11 issued BR including Bathampton, Box, Brinkworth, Christian Milford Halt, Dauntsey, Hullavington, Little Somerford, etc. (20)£50
223THAMES VALLEY TRACTION CO. LTD. 20 different punch type BUS TICKETS from several sets (and including one Exchange). All used, and generally in good condition. (20)£60
224NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY type N36 LUGGAGE LABELS on pink paper to destinations on the West Highland Railway: Arrochar & Tarbet, Corpach, Garelochhead, Row, Tulloch, Whistlefield; plus later LNER transitional printings on pink paper: Arisaig, Whistlefield; on blue paper: Clynder Upper; on white paper: Mallaig (West Highland Railway). Mostly VGC. (10)£150
225SOUTHERN RAILWAY Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS T2A: Slinfold; T3: Haslemere, Haywards Heath, Littlehampton, London bridge, New Milton, Poole 1, Salisbury 1, Swanage (poor), Vauxhall, Victoria 10, 11 (3 different sets), Wareham 2, Waterloo 3, 5 (2 different sets); BEAM Waterloo (grubby). Some have light Sellotape marks. (19)£30
226LPTB fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS at a variety of values from routes numbered between 25A and 54. All appear to be different. (118)£110
227CLEATOR & WORKINGTON JUNCTION RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly single Siddick Junction to Moresby Parks, together with a 3rd Child Parly single Workington Central to Cleator Moor, both in VGC. Siddick Jn. closed on 1/10/1934, the other stations on 13/4/1931. (2)£40
228THE LONDON TRAMWAYS Co. Ltd. Early Whiting printed geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d white (two of the same issue, but with different backs) and four 2d mauve (same issue but with minor printing differences and different backs). This was a horse and cable system opened on 2/5/1870 and taken over by LCC 1/1/1899. VGC. (6)£35
229BRITISH RAILWAYS transitional style PLATFORM TICKETS (no red diamond) comprising BR (E): Althorne, Derby Road, Laindon, Hunstanton A, Southminster, Stoke Newington, Yarmouth Beach; BR (H): Dundee East, Fraserburgh (/), Galashiels, Glasgow Buchanan St., Glasgow Queen St. Set No.4; BR (M): Harrow & Wealdstone, Oldham Mumps, Manchester Central, Manchester Lon. Rd. FSO, Stoke on Trent No.2; BR (N): Hull No.1, Newcastle No.5, York. (20)£70
230GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY RAIL MOTOR CARS 7d grey punch type for the Newquay to Truro service issued in pre-Grouping days with advertisement for “Wonderful Wessex” Travel Guide. Good condition. (1)£50
231LNER EAST & NORTH YORKSHIRE. All issued whole including from Garton (closed 5/6/1950), Grosmont, Hinderwell, Hornsey Bridge, Hunmanby, Kipling Cotes, Lockington, Loftus, Ruswarp, Sattrington (cl. 5/6/1950), South Eastrington, Speeton, Stepney, Whitby West Cliff, Willerby & Kirkella, etc. (20)£160
232METROPOLITAN RAILWAY issued singles from Aldersgate Street, Bishopsgate, Bishop’s Rd. LO (/), Finsbury Park HL (/), Farringdon Street, High Street Kensington, King’s Cross, King’s Cross 1, Liverpool Street 3, Marlborough Road (cl. 20/11/1939), Moorgate St. 1 (AM10), Moorgate Street 3, Notting Hill Gate, Paddington 2 Bishop’s Road, Paddington SO Praed St., Praed St. Paddington SO, 2 x West Hampstead, Westminster Bridge (renamed 1907; undated, but with ‘between 1864 & 1869’ written on the back), Willesden Gn. & Cricklewood. (20)£100
233LGOC & ASSOCIATED COS (41)/LPTB (37)/LT BUSES (11) all different ‘fareboard’ punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 12, 12&112, and 112. The tickets are loose mounted on card in an album, with historical notes. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (89).£220
234GWR/BR(W) OXFORD TO WORCESTER 13 GWR (11 issued; 2 undated) including from Ascott U W’wood, Blockley, Charlbury, Fladbury, Handborough, Littleton & Badsey, Stoulton, Wyre Halt, etc; 7 issued BR including Adlestrop, Charlbury, Chipping Camden, Horton Halt, Shipton for Burford, etc. (22)£40
235AA PLATFORM TICKETS: A selection of approx. 265 all different issues comprising Railway Executive 1d issues with no red diamond, BTC 2d issues with no red diamond, and BRB 2d, 3d, and unpriced issues with red diamonds. Includes both horizontal and vertical issues. Covers most parts of Britain and all BR regions. (Qty)£180
236NORTH EAST TRAMWAYS geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising three TYNEMOUTH & DISTRICT ELECTRIC TRACTION Co. (cl. 4/8/1931); two THE TYNESIDE TRAMWAYS & TRAMROADS Co, (one unused) (cl. 6/4/1930) and one NEWCASTLE CORPORATION which is a 1d blue Park Road Wallsend – Skew Bridge or Foot of Welbeck Road. Mostly VGC. (6)£80
237EAST KENT RAILWAY: Issued whole Edmondsons comprising ticket for Dog, Bicycle, etc, Ash Town (3), Eastry South (3), Elvington (3), Eythorne (2), Shepherdswell (5), Wingham, Woodnesboro’, and Woodnesborough. Covers a wide variety of colours and Journeys. (20)£150
238BOURNEMOUTH CORPORATION TRAMWAYS selection of mostly geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS at values between 1d and 5d, also including a 1d Parcel Ticket and a ½d Tuckton Bridge Toll Ticket. The system opened on 23/7/1902 and closed on 8/4/1936. (10)£60
239BR (S): Issued and audit whole Edmondsons from all different stations beginning with the letters M to Q. Includes closed stations. (102)£95
240GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY IN NOTTINGHAMSHIRE: Issued singles from Basford & Bullwell GN, Bestwood Colliery (cl. 14/9/1931), Bulwell Forest (cl. 23/9/1929) (/), Nottingham Joint Station (renamed 12/6/1900), and Sherwood (cl. 1/7/1916). Destinations include Hucknall (cl.14/9/1931) and Donington-on-Bain (cl. 5/11/1951). (5)£95
241LMS/BR ABERGAVENNY TO MERTHYR AND BRANCHES: issued whole Edmondsons comprising: LMS – Abergavenny Brecon Road, Abergavenny Junc., Beaufort, Brynmawr, Dowlais H. St., Govilon, Merthyr, Nantybwch, Pantysgallog, Sirhowy, Rhymney Bridge; BR – Abergavenny Brecon Road, Abergavenny Jn., Beaufort, Brynmawr, Cefn Coed, Clydach (iu), Dowlais High Street, Merthyr, Tredegar. Other stations and halts in destinations. (20)£80
242LNER–NORTH EAST OF ENGLAND: issued whole Edmondsons from Bishop Auckland, Broomielaw, Cullercoats, Darlington North Road, Darlington S, Hebburn, High Shields, Leadgate (cl. 23/5/1955), Middleton-in-Teesdale, Monkwearmouth, Newcastle, Richmond Yorks., Romaldkirk, Tyne Dock, Wall (cl. 13/9/1955), Wearhead (cl. 29/6/1953), Whitley Bay B, Woodburn (cl. 15/9/1952). (18)£160
243GWR ROAD MOTOR OMNIBUSES. Two punch type BUS TICKETS comprising a Pre-Grouping print from the Saltash – Albaston service with “Single Fare 1/-d” overprint, plus a later numbered stage print from Paignton. (2)£210
244LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY L91 series LUGGAGE LABELS on pink paper to destinations including Ashford, Chelsea, Chiswick 9on card), Hamp. Wick, Kensington, Moorgate St., St Margaret’s, Staines, Sunningdale (on card), Tongham, Wraysbury, etc. Mostly VGC. (20)£180
245Southern Railway PLATFORM TICKETS Stations “A” to “C”: Red Blob T1B: Baynards, Brasted, Chipstead; Red Blob T1C: Berwick, Bramley & Wonersh, Clandon; Red Blob T1D: Barcombe, Brookland Halt, Chilworth; Red Diamond T2B: Addlestone, Allhallows-on-Sea, Appledore, Chartham, Chessington South, Chestfield & Swalecliffe Ht 2, Clapham, Clapham Jct 5, Clapham Jc 8, Cliffe, Collington Halt 2. (20)£250
246LPTB/LT TRAMWAYS geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 26 LTPB and 45 LT Trams. Various types and routes. Need closer examination. (71)£65
247NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY: An issued vertically printed Edmondson card ticket for specified 9d journeys between stations and halts on the much-lamented Leek & Manifold Valley Light Railway. Unfortunately, the year of issue is illegible, but the fact that the ticket bears the wording ‘Revised Fare’ shows that it is from the latter period of the NSR. (1)£860
248PLYMOUTH, STONEHOUSE & DEVONPORT TRAMWAYS 1d mauve and 2d buff geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS from this horse and later electric standard and 3’ 6” gauge line which opened on 18/3/1872 and closed on 1/7/1922. VGC. (2)£80
249L&NW & L&Y JOINT RAILWAYS: Issued 3rd single from Longridge (closed 2/6/1930) to Preston. This 8-mile line was operated by the Preston & Longridge Joint Committee. (1)£180
250SOUTH DEVON RAILWAY issued 3rd Sgl Totnes to Bath Via B&E & GWR from Exeter on buff card with three thin diagonal red lines front and back and dated 17/4/1880. The initials “SDR” and “Ordinary Train” appear on the back, although there has been some damage and there is a little weakening at the centre. Nevertheless, a rare example from the company which merged into the GWR in 1876. (1)£370
251ELHAM VALLEY MILITARY RAILWAY: A small unissued 2d thin card ticket from Canterbury South to Canterbury West SR. This former SE&CR line lost its passenger service north of Lyminge in 1940, but was taken over by the military during WW2. (1)£40
252LAMBOURN VALLEY RAILWAY issued 1st single from Lambourn to Newbury (dated 0/9/1901) in VGC. The LVR was purchased by the Great Western Railway on 1/7/1905. (1)£100
253LONDON TRANSPORT GREEN LINE COACHES: A collection of 43 all different named stage punch type BUS TICKETS issued pre-war and in wartime for services to Edenbridge, Crawley, Reigate, East Grinstead, and Dorking. The tickets are loose mounted on card in an album. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (43)£260
254EASTERN & MIDLANDS RAILWAY LUGGAGE LABELS on white paper to Corpusty & Saxthorpe (fully titled) and to Hemsby (initials) (slight foxing). (2)£30
255CALEDONIAN RAILWAY: An Edmondson Card ticket, in excellent condition, admitting the bearer to Princes Street Station, Edinburgh, on the occasion of the Royal Visit on Saturday 3rd July 1920. One for the PLATFORM TICKET collector? (1)£90
256POOLE & DISTRICT ELECTRIC TRACTION Co. 1d buff and 2d grey geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS for the County Gates – Poole Terminus route. The system opened in April 1901 and taken over by Bournemouth Corporation on 22/7/1905. VGC. (2)£85
257PRE-LPTB whole comprising Baker Street & Waterloo Railway (3) from Baker Street, Trafalgar Square and Waterloo; Central London (3) from British Museum, Notting Hill Gate and Shepherds Bush; GN & City from Moorgate HL; GN Piccadilly & Brompton Railway (3) from Brompton Road, Finsbury Park LL and Hyde Park Corner. Mostly VGC. (10)£170
258AYR CORPORATION TRAMWAYS 1d white and 2d white punch type TRAM TICKETS for the Prestwick Racecourse – Town Hall route and a 2½d grey Burns Monument – Town hall. The system opened on 26/9/1901 and closed 31/12/1931. VGC. (3)£150
259BETWEEN HALIFAX AND KEIGHLEY: A selection of 14 issued and 1 audit whole Edmondsons comprising: H&O Joint: Halifax North Bridge, Halifax Old Station, Ovenden; LNER: Denholme, Great Horton, Ingrow, Thornton; LMSR: Haworth, Ingrow, Keighley LMS (parking), Damems (audit); BR: Haworth, Ingrow West, Oakworth, Oxenhope. (15)£110
260INVERGARRY & FORT AUGUSTUS RAILWAY. Undated 1st Weekend whole Rtn Fort-Augustus to Spean Bridge (the whole line). 'Cancelled' stamped on back. The ticket is from the Highland Railway period. (1)£140
261BR RAIL AND BUS TICKETS approximately 140 all audit including some unusual types and journeys. Minor duplication. (Qty)£150
262BR(W) DEVON & CORNWALL issued whole Edmondsons of which 13 are from closed stations and 17 transitional prints. Origin stations include Bideford, Bugle, Callington, Camborne, Carn Brea, Churston, Dawlish Warren, Golant, Halwill, Kingswear, Par, Penzance, Plymouth Friary Plympton, Starcross, Tavistock North and South, Wadebridge, etc. (30)£85
263THE WORCESTER ELECTRIC TRACTION Co. 1½d buff geographical punch type TRAM TICKET for the Cross – St Johns route. The system opened on 6/2/1904 and closed on 31/5/1928. VGC. (1)£35
264LNER EX-LD&ECR LINE LINCOLN – LANGWITH JUNCTION: Issued whole Edmondsons from Boughton, Clifton-on-Trent, Doddington & Harby, Edwinstowe, Fledboro’, Ollerton, Skellingthorpe (iu), Tuxford Central, Warsop, plus a BR 3rd single Lincoln Central to Skellingthorpe. (10)£220
265SOUTHERN RAILWAY Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS Stations beginning “A” and “B.” T2B: Addlestone; T3 Aldershot 1, Andover Town 1, Angmering, Arundel, Ascot, Ashford Kent 1, Ashford (M’Sex), Ash Vale 2, Bagshot, Basingstoke 1, Battle, Bexhill West, Bexley, Bexley Heath, Birchington-on-Sea, Blackwater (Hants), Bracknell, Brighton, Brighton 2. (20)£180
266LCC Tramways early and later issue geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS (24) including two ½d orange issues, Leyton & West Ham Depot issue, 1/-d “All Day” and other types, a number of “long” tickets noted; also examples from LONDON UNITED TRAMWAYS (2) numerical stage type and METROPOLITAN ELECTRIC TRAMS (2) geographical (Route 22) and a numerical stage.(Stonebridge Park). Condition varies, good mostly. (28)£30
267GWR / BR(W) Bristol to Salisbury and branches all issued whole comprising 15 x GWR; 5 x BR. GWR origin stations include Devizes, Dilton Marsh Halt, Frome, Heytesbury, Melksham, Oldfield Park, Salisbury (dated 20/3/1927 (closed 12/9/1932)), etc., BR issues include Avoncliff Halt, Bromham & Rowde Halt, Holt Junction, Keynsham & Somerdale. (20)£70
268PREMIER OMNIBUS Co. Ltd selection of punch type BUS TICKETS comprising two early numerical “Omnibus Ticket” issues with “WA” for William Allen at foot, also two later geographical issues a 1d and a 5d Hampton Court – East Ham route and three later still numerical stage types and a Setright Speed. The company commenced operations as William Allen in March 1923 taking up the fleet name “Premier” and was finally acquired by the LPTB in December 1933. Tickets are loose mounted on card with historical notes. (8)£40
269GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY: A pair of whole Edmondsons from the Woolwich Ferry dated 1896/7. Both are on white card the North – South ticket has a brown stripe and South – North a green stripe. Minor stamp hinge marks on backs, VGC otherwise. (2)£130
270BR(S) Approx. 225 issued whole Edmondsons – mainly from open, but a number of closed stations included. Minor duplication. (Qty)£130
271GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY tickets dating from the 1880s: Parly 3rd Sgls from Banbury – Oxford and Witney – Fairford and 3rd Sgl Torre – Newton Abbot. A little (Bd), good otherwise. (3)£55
272LONDON BRIGHTON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY issued singles from Ashurst, Brighton, Christ’s Hospital West Horsham, Clapham Junc. HL (to Sheffield Park), Crawley, East Grinstead LL, Groombridge, Haywards Heath, Holmwood, Horsham, London Road Brighton, Midhurst (cl. 7/2/1955), Oxted, Selham (cl. 7/2/1955), Steyning, Three Bridges, West Grinstead, Worthing. (18)£85
273SHEFFIELD CORPORATION TRAMWAYS. Early 20th century geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS with stages listed “menu style” comprising ½d blue (2) and 1d white (4). All different and mostly VGC. (6)£55
274LNER Circular Pictorial LUGGAGE LABELS for “The Flying Scotsman” destinations London Kings Cross, Peterborough North, Grantham and Edinburgh in dark blue/red/black/white. The Peterborough North example is particularly scarce as the train called there for a very short period between 1946-1949 only. VGC. (4)£290
275BTC 1d Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS comprising BTC (M): Blackpool Central 1, Brondesbury, Bushey & Oxhey, Caledonian Road & Barnsbury, Harlesden, Kentish Town Mid, Leighton Buzzard, Liverpool (James St), London (Broad Street), London (St Pancras), Loughborough Central, Manchester (Exchange) 1, Manchester (London Road) 5, Morecambe (Promenade), Nottingham (London Road) (High Level), St Albans (Abbey) and (City), Stonebridge Park, West End Lane, West Kirby (Wirral), Willesden Junction; BTC (E): Grantham, Hertford North, March, Retford, Scunthorpe & Frodingham, Skegness B, Sleaford, Southend-on-Sea (Vic), Stratford, Swaffham, Three Counties, Welwyn Garden City WS, West Ham Manor Road, Wickford, Wood Green (2d). (36)£180
276LANCASHIRE & CHESHIRE TRAMWAYS mostly numerical stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprised of examples from Birkenhead (3), Burnley (geographical), Rochdale (2), Wallasey (2), Wigan Tramways & Motors (2). VGC. (10)£55
277LMS LINES FROM STRANRAER 14 issued and 6 audit/undated including Barrhill, Castle Kennedy, Colfin, Dunragit, Glenshilly, Kirkcudbright, Kirkgunzeon, Newton Stewart, Pinmore (Trans), Pinwherry, etc. (20)£340
278LONDON TRANSPORT (BUSES) all different named-stage punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 59A, 159, and 64 in wartime and post-war periods. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stages and route patterns during the periods covered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (167)£80
279SOUTH AND EAST OF MANCHESTER CENTRAL: Issued whole Edmondsons comprising: CLC: Chorlton, Manchester Central, Stockport TD; LMS: Cheadle Heath, Didsbury, Heaton Mersey, Withington & WD; LNER: Fallowfield, Hyde Road, Levenshulme, Wilbraham Road; BR: Cheadle Heath, Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Didsbury, Fallowfield, Hyde Road, Levenshulme South, Stockport Tiviot Dale, Withington & West Didsbury, Wilbraham Road. (20)£55
280SURREY BORDERS & CAMBERLEY RAILWAY 8 whole (mainly unissued) and 8 half Edmondsons. This was a tourist line which opened 23/7/1938 and closed 4/9/1939. VGC. (8wh 8hlf)£95
281WELSH PRE-GROUPING COMPANIES whole Edmondson selection comprising Barry Railway (1 (i)), Brecon & Merthyr Railway (3 (a)), L&NW & B&M (1 (a)), Neath & Brecon Railway (1 (a)), Taff Vale Railway (1 (a) and 1 (u)). (8)£60
282LNER EDINBURGH AND THE SOUTH whole comprising 23 issued and 1 audit including Abbeyhill, Auchendinny (a-closed 5/3/1951), Blackford Hill, Bonnyrigg, Cardrona, Carham, Corstorphine, Duddington, Eddleston, Haddington (closed 5/12/1949), Hassendean, Inveresk, Morningside Road, Peebles, Piershill, Walkerburn, etc. (24)£320
283GLOUCESTER CORPORATION LIGHT RAILWAYS geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d mauve, 1½d blue, 3d white and 4d grey for the Tuffley Avenue – Hucclecote or Brockworth routes. The Corporation took over City of Gloucester Tramways in 1902 and it closed on 11/1/1933. (4)£80
284GREAT SOUTHERN RAILWAYS: A mostly audit selection including tickets from Ballinamore, Ballyconnell, Boyle, Bray [Vale of Avoca Day Trip 3rd Class and Dinner], Charleville, Cork (A. Quay), Cork (Glanmire Road) [pre-dated 8/7/34], Druinshainbo, Dublin (Westland Row) (i 1937), Dublin (231) (i l934), Fermoy, Foxrock, Gort, Kilkenny, Leyny, Millstreet, Rosslare Har. (30)£40
285PLATFORM TICKETS MISCELLANY. Mainly BRB red diamond but includes a few green diamond and an LMSR Crew Station Entrance (U) issue. No duplication. (100)£55
286GREAT EASTERN LONDON MOTOR OMNIBUS Co. geographical punch type BUS TICKETS comprising 1d buff Ilford Broadway – Praed Street and 2d mauve Warren Wood House – Elephant & Castle. An early independent motor bus operator in East London. VGC. (2)£80
287GWR RUABON TO BARMOUTH: 18 issued/2 undated whole including 17 closed stations. Origin stations include Acrefair, Bala Junc., Berwyn, Bonwm Halt, Cynwyd, Glyndyfrdwy, Llanderfel, Llandrillo, Llanuwychllyn, Llys Halt, Penmaenpool, Trevor, Pontnewydd (u), Carrog (u), etc. (20)£210
288GLASGOW CORPORATION TRAMWAYS. Six geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS plus a further 6 with entitled GLASGOW CORP TRANSPORT with “Car” or “Tram” in the conditions. All different. (12)£180
289RAIL MISCELLANY: 4 whole and 3 half Pre-Nat; 123 whole and 17 half issued BR, 11 Rover/Runabouts and 10 miscellaneous other tickets. Includes closed stations. Condition variable, but generally good. (Qty)£55
290RE/BR PLATFORM TICKETS: Railway Executive (GWR style): Chippenham, High Wycombe (Down); BR 1d Red Diamond: Brighton 3, Chislehurst (Trans-name at base), Christchurch, Ealing Broadway, Folkestone Cen 2, Folkestone Jc 1, Frome, Gloucester Eastgate A, Hendon, Kidderminster (2 different sets), Liverpool Central 1, London St Pancras B, Maidenhead A and B, Newport H St 2, Oswestry, Paddington 2, Petworth, Stratford Upon Avon, Swansea H St B, Uxbridge Vine Street, Victoria 9, Waterloo 2, Watford Junction 1, Westbury Wilts, Wrexham General. About a dozen have (Bd) from previous mounting. (29)£110
291GWR SOUTH WALES 16 issued and 4 audit including 12 from closed stations. Origin stations include Creigiau, Dingle Rd Halt, Heath Halt HL, Lower Pontnewydd, Nantybwch, Pentir Rhiw, Pontsicill, Talyllyn, Tondu, Treforest Estate, Ynyshir, etc. (20)£110
292WESTON CLEVEDON & PORTISHEAD RAILWAY: issued whole Edmondsons (2) from Clevedon (one bicycle) and Portishead, together 9 whole thin card tickets, including a 2nd single from Walton Park, and cycle and dog tickets. In addition there are three Edmondson and 4 thin card complete returns, which have been severed, but not re-joined. A number of halts/smaller stations are included on the thin card ticket. 6 Edmondsons and 13 thin card issues in total. (19)£55
293LGOC & ASSOCIATED COS (7)/LPTB (50)/LT BUSES (15) all different ‘fareboard’ punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 12S, 112&121, 12&121, 12&121 (Saturday) and 94. The tickets are loose mounted on card in an album, with historical notes. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (72)£160
294NORTHERN PUNCH TYPE TRAM TICKETS MISCELLANY comprising 3 x GLASGOW CORPORATION TRAMS (½d, 1½d, 2d), NEWCASTLE CORPORATION TRAMS (2d); 4 x LIVERPOOL CORPORATION TRAMS (3 x 1d; 2d Pier Head to Seaforth Terminus), plus a 1d named stage issue from EDINBURGH CORPORATION TRANSPORT (slight tear). (9)£28
295SOUTHERN RAILWAY PLATFORM TICKETS from stations beginning “W”: Red Blob T1C: Worplesdon; Red Diamond T2A: Winchfield; T2B: Woldingham, Woodmansterne; T3: Windsor & Eton Riverside, Witley, Wivelsfield, Woking, Woking 2, Wokingham, Wokingham 1, Woldingham, Woodside, Woolston, Woolwich arsenal, Woolwich Dockyard, Worcester Park, Worthing Cen 1 and 2, Wraysbury. (20)£260
296YORKSHIRE TRAM & BUS OPERATORS. Selection of punch type TRAM & BUS TICKETS including examples from Dearne District Light Railways (2); Yorkshire (Woollen District) Electric Trams (4); The Barnsley & Dist. Traction Co. (4). VGC. (10)£130
297LMS/BR(W) RAIL MOTOR AND THIN CARD TICKETS: 43 LMS; 11 BR(W). The Bury area and South Wales are well represented, but other areas also noted. (54)£160
298THE BRIGHTON, HOVE & PRESTON UNITED OMNIBUS Co. One punch and one early Edmondson type BUS TICKETS. One of the constituents that formed “Southdown” MS in 1915. (2)£50
299LINES AROUND NOTTINGHAM. All issued selection comprising 4 x LMS; 22 x BR. Includes 11 closed stations and several destaffed. Origin stations include Burton Joyce, Carlton & Netherfield, Fiskerton, Arkwright Street, Bleasby, East Leake, Grimston, Hucknall Byron, Lowdham, Nottingham Victoria, Old Dalby, Radford, Rolleston Junction, etc. (26)£45
300STOCKTON & DARLINGTON RAILWAY: A folding leatherette 2nd Class FREE TICKET issued to what appears to be a Mr Aylam for journeys between Stockton and Middlesbro from 1st January to 30th June 1848. In VGC. (1)£50
301MATLOCK URBAN DISTRICT COUNCIL CABLE TRAMWAY 4d orange punch type TRAM TICKET for the Up Journey in VGC. The 4d fare was in operation between 1st March 1920 and 17th May 1924, at the height of post-war inflation. Examples from this unique tramway, which opened in 1893 and closed on 23/9/1927 are not common. (1)£170
302LMSR audit whole Edmondsons from all different closed stations. (80)£130
303NORTH METROPOLITAN TRAMWAYS Co. early Whiting printed geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d blue, 2d white and 3d mauve with the legend “Red Car” in VGC apart from a little staining to the backs. Closed 28/4/1908. (3)£160
304LNER Pictorial Rectangular LUGGAGE LABEL “By The Queen of Scots” to “Leeds Central” in yellow/green/black/white. These labels were used from the late-1920s prior to the issue of the circular labels in the mid-1930s and are therefore a lot more scarce. VGC. (1)£160
305LNER T2 PLATFORM TICKETS: Framlingham (/ slight fading), Saffron Walden, Saxham, Sudbury & Harrow Road. (4)£70
306NATIONAL OMNIBUS & TRANSPORT Co. punch type BUS TICKETS. A wide variety of styles used between 1919 and the 1950s. Two are from routes taken over by LT in 1933, while there is a rare geographical return Exchange ticket. (18)£210
307LMS/BR(M) LINES AROUND BLACKBURN. All issued - 8 LMS, 16 BR(M). Includes closed stations. Origin stations include Brierfield, Church, Great Harwood, Church & Oswaldtwistle, Entwistle, Feniscowles, Heapey, Padiham, Withnell, etc. (24)£30
308SWANSEA IMPROVEMENTS & TRAMWAY Co. mostly geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising one each from Bryn-Mill route, Morriston route, Mumbles Rly & Pier Section; 1 universal (numerical). VGC. (4)£80
309LONDON TRANSPORT AIR RAID SHELTER TICKETS comprising examples from Archway, Arsenal, Baker Street, Balham, Bank (Cent) and (NL), Belsize Park, Bond Street, Camden Town, Earls Court (Picc), Green Park, Highbury, Holloway Rd (Spec), Kennington, Kilburn Park, Marylebone, Notting Hill Gate, Oval, Piccadilly, Queens Road, St Johns Wood, St Pauls, Strand, Warwick Avenue. (24)£160
310LMSRissued whole Edmondsons - over 40% from closed stations. (90)£110
311SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY issued Sgls from Blackheath (2nd Class), Charing Cross – Spa Road (closed 15/3/1915), Cannon Street, Eltham (renamed 1/1/1892) (/), Lee (/), Margate (renamed 1/7/1899) (with SE&C&D conditions). Mostly VGC. (6)£50
312MISCELLANEOUS SEVERED HALVES comprising 47 Pre-Grouping, 50 Pre-Nationalisation, 8 London area. (105)£22
313LGOC & ASSOCIATED Cos geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 12, 12S, 12&112, 13, 14, 15, 17&184, 18, 19, 20, 21 at values between 1d and 4d. All different. Loose mounted on card. (27)£25
314BR/BTC (W) RAIL MOTOR TICKETS: A selection of mainly issued thin card tickets, of which 64 are from South Wales, 23 from the West Country and 24 from the Midlands. (117)£60
315BTC 2d Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS from the following regions: S (30), W (1), H (2), M (1), E (4), and N (4). (42)£80
316MUNICIPAL BUS OPERATORS. A wide selection of punch and ultimate BUS TICKETS from Birmingham, Leicester, Liverpool, Manchester, Nottingham, Walsall, and Wolverhampton. (Qty)£28
317BR(S) Transitional audit prints, mainly from closed stations, such as Abbotsbury, Codford, Droxford, Heytesbury, Privett, Rogate, Wishford, Wylye, etc. (200)£220
318LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS CO. named-stage ‘fareboard’ punch-type BUS TICKETS from Services 17, 17/23 and 17/184. A mounted collection, including several earlier types and scarcer values. (27)£210
319BR(M/W) BIRMINGHAM TO BRISTOL AND BRANCHES all issued including from Alvechurch, Ashchurch, Ashton Under Hill, Berkeley Road, Blackwell, Bedon, Broom Junction, Defford, Frocester, Haresfield, Mangotsfield, Stoke Works, Stonehouse Bristol Road, Studley and Astwood Bank, Tewkesbury, etc. VGC. (30)£85
320GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY RAIL MOTOR CARS 3½d mauve punch type ticket from the Trowbridge to Devizes service issued in pre-grouping days. Good condition. (1)£60
321LNER EAST ANGLIA all issued whole including Acle, Aldeburgh, Buckenham, Cockfield (Suffolk), Felixstowe Beach, and Pier (/), Haddiscoe, Parkeston, Parkeston Quay West, Oulton Broad Sth., St Olaves, Trimley, Whitlingham Jun., etc. Mostly VGC. (25)£60
322L&NW & FURNESS JOINT RAILWAYS issued 3rd single from Beckermet to Moor Row, together with a 3rd Revised Fare single Rowrah to Corkickle. The issuing stations were closed on 7/1/1935 and 13/4/1931, but were re-opened for short periods during the 1940s. (2)£75
323LONDON TRANSPORT (BUSES) all different named-stage punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 2 and 3 in wartime and post-war periods. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stages and route patterns during the periods covered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (124)£100
324LNER circular pictorial LUGGAGE LABEL for the “East Anglian” destination Ipswich in yellow/green/black/white in VGC. (1)£330
325SOUTHERN RAILWAY T3 Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS from Ashford Kent No.1, Bognor Regis No.2, Bournemouth Central No.2, Brighton No.2, Brighton No.4, Brockenhurst No.2, Christchurch, Dover Priory, Epsom, Fratton No.2, Ilfracombe, New Milton No.1, Newport, Ringwood, Salisbury No.1, Shanklin, Southampton Central No.2, Southampton Terminus No.2, Tunbridge Wells West, Yeovil Town. (20)£100
326WARRINGTON CORPORATION TRAMWAYS & STOCKTON HEATH LIGHT RAILWAYS: A 1d pink geographical stage punch type TRAM TICKET, together with two white returns bearing days of the week – one at 1½d and one 1d to 1/-d – both with a little Bd, The Stockton Heath line closed on 17/9/1931 and the final part of the Warrington system on 28/8/1935. (3)£30
327END OF COLLECTION MISCELLANY: Issued whole Edmondsons comprising Southern Railway – 2 x Ryde Pier Head’ GWR – Paddington 1; BTC PLATFORM TICKETS Baynards 2d, Mortehoe & Woolacombe 3d; Travel tickets Calne, Falmouth, Haverhill, Southease & R. Halt, Ventnor; BRB – Rotherfield & Mark Cross, West Mill, plus two BR halves, (12wh; 2 hlf)£35
328DUNDEE, BROUGHTY FERRY & DISTRICT TRAMWAYS Co. 2½d orange geographical punch type TRAM TICKET for the Dundee Boundary – Monifieth line in VGC. This five mile system opened on 27/12/1905 and closed on 15/5/1931. (1)£70
329GWR PRE-GROUPING PRINTS DIDCOT TO WINCHESTER VIA NEWBURY. All issued. Two are ordinary travel from Newbury – Burghclere and Winchester GW – Stroud @ and six are Accompanied Article tickets, all from different stations: Compton, Hampstead Norris, Hermitage, Sutton Scotney, Whitchurch H’ts, Winchester. (8)£60
330SOUTHERN RAILWAY: 45 issued; 29 audit, and 52 overstamped 'Reminder' - some issued. Includes closed stations and the West Country. (126)£75
331CALEDONIAN RAILWAY all issued Sgls including Carnwath (/), Currie, Glasgow (Buchanan St) (Bd), Glasgow Cross (whole Rtn), Hamilton (West) (Bd), Juniper Green (minor Bd), Leith (Cal), Merchiston, Motherwell, Yoker, etc. Mostly good condition. (14)£300
332BR(W) SOUTH WALES ISSUED WHOLE TO/FROM HALTS/PLATFORMS. Four “From”: Dingle Road Halt, Fleur De Lis Platform, Heath Halt High Level, Pantywaun Halt; 20 “To” including: Cefn Coed Colliery Halt, Cefn On Halt, Duffryn Rhondda Halt, Groesfaen Colliery Platform, North Rhondda halt, Ogilvie Colliery Halt, Rhigos Halt, South Pit Halt, Taff Merthyr Colliery Halt, Trelewis Halt, Windsor Colliery Halt, Wyndham Halt. (24)£75
333SOUTH LONDON TRAMWAYS Co. early Whiting printed geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising three 1d white and two 3d blue (all for various stages from East Hill). One damaged; one has written date 8/7/1884. Opened in 1881 and was purchased by London County Council in 1900/1902. (5)£35
334GWR SHREWSBURY TO KIDDERMINSTER/DROITWICH VIA SEVERN VALLEY RAILWAY mostly issued (two undated) whole including from Berrington SV, Buildwas, Bridgnorth, Bewdley, Burlish Halt, Cound Halt, Cressage, Cutnall Green halt, Eardington, Hampton Loade, Harltebury (BR (W) Trans), Highley, Jackfield Halt, Arley GW (u), Iron Bridge & Broseley. VGC. 18)£140
335MIXED PRE-NAT PLATFORM TICKETS: GWR T3 Paddington 3; LMS T3A: Euston 8, St Pancras B; T3B: Carlisle 2 (mauve card), Hendon, Stirling; T3C: Glasgow Central 2; T3B BEAM: St Pancras B Set; LNER: T1: Alexandra Palace “AP” overprint); T3B: King’s Cross C, Marylebone 2, Retford; T3C: King’s Cross B, Newcastle M5, York; SR Red Diamond T3: Broadstairs 1, Beckenham Junc 1, East Grinstead, Victoria 6; T3 Roll Ticket: East Croydon. (20)£75
336LONDON TRANSPORT BUSES: Geographical punch-type BUS TICKETS from night services: Routes 289, 290, 291, 295, 296, 297 and 298. A good selection of both large and small fare overprint issues is included in each case, and all are genuinely used. (90)£250
337BR(H) EX-CALEDONIAN RAILWAY LINES AROUND GLASGOW all issued whole including Busby, Cartsdyke, Clarkston & Stamperland, Croftfoot, Georgetown, Giffnock, Greenock Upper, Greenock West, Hairmyres, IBM Halt, Inverkip, Langside & Newlands, Thornton Hall, Uplawmoor, Whitecraigs, etc. (50)£25
338LONDON AREA TRAMWAYS mainly geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising examples from Croydon (2); Croydon & LCC (2); MET (7); Walthamstow Light (7). Some tickets are a little soiled. (18)£30
339BR EX-CAMBRIAN LINES: Mostly issued whole Edmondsons from Aberedw (a), Barmouth Junction, Builth Road L.L., Fenns Bank (a), Frankton Halt, Harlech, Llanbrynmair, Llanfechain Halt, Llanidloes, Llansantffraid, Moat Lane, Pant (Salop), Portmadoc, Talgarth, Tonfanau, Towyn, Tylwch Halt (a), Welshampton, Ynyslas (a). Mainly in VGC. (20)£65
340GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY 7½d white punch type ticket for Liskeard (L&L) to Looe line printed in pre-Grouping days. The Liskeard & Looe Railway opened to traffic in December 1860, worked by the Liskeard & Caradon company from 1862 to 1895, after which the company resumed its own working. The GWR took over the working of the line from January 1909 and the L&L Co was grouped into the GWR from January 1923. VGC. (1)£28
341NORTHERN JOINT LINES. A bulk lot comprising: CLC 2 issued and 93 audit; GC&MJR 21 issued and 26 audit; MSJ&AR 25 issued and 35 audit. (202)£95
342SOUTH EAST PRE-GROUPING SELECTION whole comprising: 2 SER (1 poor cond); 4 SE&CR (including Brockley Lane cl. 1/1/1917; Nunhead cl. 3/5/1925); 1 SE&C&D (Ludgate Hill c. 3/3/1929); 11 LB&SCR (including Old Kent Rd & H. cl. 1/1/1917) (17wh 1rej)£95
343LGOC & ASSOCIATED COS (1)/LPTB (15)/LT BUSES (10) all different Through (Transfer) punch type BUS TICKETS from the Croydon area (12) and other areas and routes (14). The tickets are loose mounted on card. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (26)£120
344NORTH AND NORTH WEST ENGLAND PRE-GROUPING COMPANIES mixed selection of LUGGAGE LABELS. Includes examples from CK&PR (6), MSJ&AR (2), Maryport &Carlisle (3), GW&L&NWR (21), North Staffordshire (6), L&YR (5) and L&NWR (21 including the solitary pink example to Manchester Victoria). Mostly VGC. (64)£60
345SOUTHERN RAILWAY Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS from stations beginning “B” and “C”: T3: Barnehurst, Bromley North, Bromley South, Burgess Hill (2 different sets), Buxted, Clapham Jc. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, Cheam 2, Christ’s Hospital W Horsham, Claygate 1, Clock House, Cobham. (20)£150
346BRISTOL, BATH AND WESTON-SUPER-MARE TRAMWAYS mostly geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 10 Bristol - 5 geographical/5 numerical, two Bath, two Weston-Super-Mare. (14)£40
347HOLYWELL TOWN BRANCH: A collection of 9 tickets issued on the last day of operation 4/9/1954, comprising 1 LMS and 4 BR from Holywell Town – including the last ticket issued and the last return issued – 3 BR from Holywell Junction, and a BR 3rd single Shotton to Holywell Town, together with an LMS 3rd single from Flint to Holywell Town, issued in 1945, and 10 LMS and 7 BR audit tickets from Holywell Town. (27)£60
348LONDON TRAM AND BUS MISCELLANY of punch type BUS AND TRAM TICKETS: 7 LGOC (including 6 early prints); 2 LGOC & Associated Cos'; 1 London Road Car Co., 4 London Independents; 6 LUT, plus a small number of mixed punch and paper tickets. (Qty)£35
349GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY 1½d white 3rd Class punch type ticket for the Lower Edmonton – Cheshunt line over which regular services ceased from 1st July 1919. Services were restored when the line was electrified in November 1960. VGC. (1)£120
350ISLE OF WIGHT PRE-GROUPING MISCELLANY: An undated L&SW & LB&SC JOINT CO’S STEAMERS Excess to First single Portsmouth to Ryde on Boat No.2, together with an ISLE OF WIGHT RAILWAY 3rd Parly revised fare single Ventnor to Shanklin and an ISLE OF WIGHT CENTRAL RAILWAY 3rd Excursion severed half Newport to Portsmouth Harbour. (2wh 1hlf)£40
351LNER GREAT NORTH OF SCOTLAND LINES all issued whole including 15 closed stations. Origin stations include Aberlour, Ballater, Fraserburgh, Insch, Inverugie, Inverurie, Kinaldie, Kintore, Kittybrewster, Ladysbridge, Maud, Newmachar, Portgordon, Tothes, St Combs, Urquhart, etc. (20)£65
352BR(W/S) Somerset & Dorset Joint line/Bournemouth area all issued from Bason Bridge, Bath Green Park, Binegar (Trans), Bournemouth West (Trans), Cole, Edington Burtle, Evercreech Jcn (2 different), Evercreech New, Glastonbury & Street, Highbridge & Burnham on Sea, Highbridge West (Trans), Midsomer Norton South, Radstock North, Shoscombe & Single Hill Halt, West Pennard, Wimborne, Wincanton. (23)£200
353CITY OF CARLISLE ELECTRIC TRAMWAYS (3)/CARLISLE & DISTRICT TRANSPORT CO. (1) geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d white Stanwix section, 2d brown and 3d orange Exchange Boundary Road – Newtown and 2d brown for the same route bit with the later title. System opened 30/11/1900 and closed 21/11/1931. (4)£110
354SOUTHERN RAILWAY NORTH DEVON: issued whole Edmondsons from Barnstaple Jc., Hatherleigh, Hole, Petrockstow (to Dunsbear Halt, dated 24/9/1930), and Wrafton, together with an undated 3rd single from Snapper Halt to Barnstaple Town. The ticket has a little fading along the top edge and two small ‘Cancelled’ stamps on the face, but will still interest many as this was for a journey on the former Lynton & Barnstaple line, which closed on 30/9/1935. (6)£840
355IRISH PLATFORM TICKETS comprising GNRB: Belfast, 2 x Dublin (Amiens St.), Londonderry, Portadown; GSR: Galway; LMS-NCC: Ballymena, Ballymoney, Belfast York R'd (A), Coleraine; CIE: Athlone [no green band], Killarney [grey with three red stripes], Waterford [buff with three red stripes] and 6 later examples from elsewhere, plus CDRJC: Donegal. (20)£75
356SALFORD TRAMWAYS: 9 Salford Corporation; 5 Salford City punch type TRAM TICKETS. Mainly numerical, though one with each title for Trafford Park and one of each with limited named stages. (14)£60
357SOUTHERN RAILWAY CONSTITUENTS issued whole. SE&CR: Canterbury West – Margate Sands (closed 2/7.1926), Guildford, Margate West (renamed 11/7/1926); L&SWR: Exeter Queen St, Southampton, Vauxhall; LB&SCR: Chichester, Eastbourne, Hastings. Most have the unofficial stamp of the original collector. (9)£30
358LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS CO. SPORTS ASSOCIATION (abbreviated) MEDAL: Engraved ‘Winners Section 3 : F.C. Gammon : Nunhead : Season 1928-29’ and hallmarked Birmingham 1928. The other side has an enamel panel with a footballer. (1)£80
359LNER EX-GER SUBURBAN LINES 80 issued and 20 audit whole. Includes transitional and unusual types, e.g. Boy Scout, Social & Athletic Association, etc. (100)£60
360BRECON & MERTHYR RAILWAY 2nd Class folding LEATHERETTE FREE PASS issued to Mr J. Williams of that company for travel between ‘any stations’ from 1st January to 31st December 1922. No doubt few such tickets were issued – this example being No.6. (1)£200
361END OF COLLECTION MISCELLANY comprised of 38 Pre-Nat whole (19 LMS, 7 GWR, 8 LNE, 4 Joint), together with approx. 100 Pre-Nat severed halves and a quantity of miscellaneous LT tickets. (Qty)£55
362SEVERN & WYE & SEVERN BRIDGE RAILWAY issued 3rd single from Severn Bridge to Sharpness in VGC, together with two severed halves. The tickets are dated 17/10/1879 and are therefore from the official opening date of the Severn Bridge. (1 wh 2 hlf)£120
363LPTB fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 55 to 102 at a range of values. (127)£110
364LMS/BR EX-L&NW LINES NORTH OF MANCHESTER comprising: LMS: issued whole Edmondsons from Atherleigh, Atherton Bag Lane, Bolton Gt. Moor St., Delph, Greenfield, Grotton & Springhead, Lees, Little Hulton, Oldham C. St., Oldham Glod. Rd., Pennington, Walkden Low Level, West Leigh, plus two dated, but unclipped rail motor Edmondsons for the Oldham to Delph line (one from Grasscroft), and audit issues from Chequerbent, and Rushworth & D; BR: – issued tickets from Kenyon Junc., Manchester Ex (to Bolton Gt Moor St.), Oldham Clegg St. (20)£40
365BR mixed PLATFORM TICKETS: 9 Edmondson red diamond, 20 BEAM (no diamond), 4 BEAM (Red Diamond), 23 x AA, 5 x roll (including two Railway Exec), 11 other machine issues. (72)£65
366METROPOLITAN ELECTRIC TRAMWAYS 1d long geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS with “Transfer” sections from the 1911/12 period when the 1d colour changed from blue (2) to white (3). VGC. (5)£80
367NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY four issued and seven audit whole Edmondsons. The issued tickets are from Barlaston, Crewe, Newcastle-U-L., Stoke-on-Trent. (11)£100
368PAISLEY DISTRICT TRAMWAYS Co. selection of geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS at ½d, 1d, 4d (three different) and 6d fares. The system opened on 1/6/1904 and was taken over by Glasgow Corporation on 1/8/1923. (6)£100
369MAURITIUS RAILWAYS: Two Mauritius Railway and two and a severed half Mauritius Government Railways Edmondson card tickets. Three tickets are from the early part of the century. Stations featured are Phoenix, Curepipe, Port Louis (2 different) and Quatre Bornes – Port Louis on the half. The history of the railway is a little obscure but we feel certain that it closed c.1955, later re-opening for a short period for a Royal visit. (4wh 1hlf)£30
370PRE-GROUPING MISCELLANY: 85 whole Edmondsons from over 20 companies (issued and audit; includes closed stations; condition variable), plus 12 thin card and 3 small booklet type. Must be viewed. (100)£250
371CROSVILLE MOTOR SERVICES punch type BUS TICKETS. A selection from the period between 1926 and 1953, all but 9 of which have been properly used, showing the development of style and conditions. Includes a pre-LMS era ticket with the Grey Motor Services title. (61)£140
372BR(E) LINES OUTSIDE EAST ANGLIA approx 20% issued; 80% audit whole. Includes closed stations and less common ones like Farnsfield and Ollerton. A little duplication of stations, but not individual prints. (150)£120
373LONDON TRANSPORT (BUSES) all different named-stage punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 59/59B, 166/166A, and 59S in wartime and post-war periods. A selection of tickets is offered to show changes in stages and route patterns during the periods covered. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (123)£130
374LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY L91 series LUGGAGE LABELS on blue paper to West of England destinations including Bickleigh, Bow, Bridestowe, Colyford, Crewkerne, Dawlish, Eggesford, Exmouth, Glastonbury, Instow, Launceston, Lidford, Okehampton, Queen St Exeter, Semley, Semley, Sherborne, Shillingstone, Starcross (on card), Sturminster N, Teignmouth, Tipton, Umberleigh, etc. Mostly VGC. (40)£360
375SOUTHERN RAILWAY/BR/BTC Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS FROM THE WEST OF ENGLAND: SR T2A: Crediton; T3: Barnstaple Jc 1, Barnstaple Town, Bideford, Dorchester, Exeter Central, Ilfracombe, Mortehoe; BR 1d: Dorchester West; BTC 2d: Barnstaple Jc 1, Tavistock North 1, Wadebridge, Yeovil Town (two different)Yeovil Pen Mill; BRB unpriced: Axminster, Honiton. (17)£190
376IRISH BUS AND TRAM TICKETS. Box containing approx. 300 mainly bus tickets including a good selection of 140 mostly issued CIE railway tickets. (Qty)£28
377LNER AROUND TEESSIDE all issued including Workman’s Excess Sgl Belasis Lane (closed 14/6/1954) – Stockton or Thornaby; Blackhill Rocks, Great Ayton, Greatham, Hartlepool, Hesleden (cl. 9/6/1952), Horden, Nunthorpe, Ormesby, Redcar east Halt, Ryhope East, Sandsend, South Bank, Yarm, etc. (24)£75
378PORTSMOUTH CORPORATION TRAMWAYS MOTOR BUS SERVICES (so headed) punch type BUS TICKETS comprising 8 geographical; 6 numerical stage. All different and VGC. (14)£130
379BR(W) WEST COUNTRY packet of 73 issued and 17 audit whole - includes closed stations. (90)£200
380HIGHLAND RAILWAY. Bicycle Tickets from Aberfeldy and Pitlochry an undated 'Fishworker's Sgl Elgin – Kyle-of-Lochalsh, plus two severed halves. (3/2)£160
381LONDON AREA UNDERGROUND & BUS INTERCHANGE TICKETS. A selection of severed half Edmondson card tickets for a wide variety of journeys starting on the Underground system and ending on a connecting bus service. Most have the bold letter “B” in the top left-hand corner, but eight examples have “TB” indicating that the connecting service was a Trolleybus. Various titles include District Rly & LGOC, LER & LGOC, LPTB, etc. (28hlf)£20
382LNER YORKSHIRE all issued whole including Alne, Arthington, Cattall, Church Fenton, Goldsborough, Hopperton, Monk Fryston, Newton Kyme, Nidd Bridge, Pool, Ripon, Scholes, Starbeck, Temple Hirst, Thorp Arch, Wetherby, etc. (25)£120
383YORK CORPORATION TRANSPORT DEPT. selection of part geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS at 1d, 2d and 3d (two different) fares. Three examples have Sellotape on backs. (4)£65
384GWR LINES AROUND BRIDGEND comprising 16 issued and 4 audit with 18 tickets from closed stations. Origin stations include Aberthaw (BR Trans), Brynmenyn, Coed Ely, Gileston, Llangeinor, Nantymoel, Ogmore Vale, Rhoose, Southerndown Rd., Tonyrefail, etc. (20)£50
385LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY T2 PLATFORM TICKET from Basingstoke No.1. The ticket is not in the best of condition, with small creases and is certainly faded (the original colour is believed to have been orange, though may have been primrose), but will fill a gap until/if something in better condition comes along. (1)£10
386BUS TICKET MISCELLANY: Punch type tickets from Belford Bus Service, Cherry Blossom Bus, County Bus Service, MacShane’s Motors, Skinners. These generally give few clues as to where the company headquarters were located – but no doubt some of the experts will know! (5)£95
387LMSR issued whole Edmondsons from ex-Caledonian Railway stations between Falkirk and Dundee, most now closed, including Almondbank, Balquhidder, Falkirk (Cameleon), Forteviot, Glencarse, Inchture, Longforgan, Lochearnhead, Lochee, Larbert, Moythill, etc. (20)£50
388LCC TRAMWAYS early issue 1d blue geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS from a variety of .routes, plus a small number of early numbered stage types. Condition variable, but generally good. (16)£30
389GWR TIVERTON TO DARTMOUTH AND BRANCHES all issued whole including Bampton (Devon), Brixham, Cadeleigh, Churston, Dartmouth, Exminster, Hele & Bradninch, Kingskerswell, Kingswear (BR (W) Trans), Thorverton, etc. (26)£95
390BR(M) NORTH STAFFS LINES 40 issued and 160 audit. Includes closed stations. Some duplication of stations, but not prints. (200)£150
391BESSBROOK & NEWRY TRAMWAY CO. 1½d, 2d, 3½d and 7d roll-type TRAM TICKETS by Williamson. Two appear to have been used: the other two probably not. The system closed in 1948. (4)£60
392BR(H) all issued whole from closed stations including Auchengray, Balado, Bonnybridge High, Bridge of Weir, Carmyle, Castlecary, Cowlairs, Dullator, Forteviot, Kilbowie, Larkhall (Cent), Maryhill (Central)m Menstrie, Moffat, Netherclough, Ponfeigh, Shieldhill, Symington, Tillicoultry, etc. (30)£80
393BIRMINGHAM CORPORATION TRAMWAYS 2 geographical; 12 numerical punch type TRAM TICKETS - plus 6 tickets with 'Bus' under fare - 1 geographical; 5 numerical. (20)£120
394GWR/BR (W) NEATH & BRECON AND BRECON & MERTHYR LINES comprising GWR: issued from Aberbargoed, Brecon, Colbren Junc., Crynant, Dowlais Top, Machen, Neath Riverside, New Tredegar, Pantyffordd Halt, Pengam Mon, Pontsticill (buff), Talyllyn; audit from Devynock & Sennybridge, Pentir Rhiw; BR: issued from Cwmsyfiog, Fochriw, Maesycwmmer, Seven Sisters. (18)£70
395PLATFORM TICKETS MISCELLANY: LMS: T3A: St Albans City; T3C: Carnforth, Euston 2, Glasgow Central 2 and 4, Manchester L Rd 1, Stoke 3, Swansea (Victoria) (blue card), T3C: Inverness; two x BEAM; three other machine; BR: 3 BEAM (1 red diamond); 5 AA; BTC: 5 Eds; 1 AA; BRB: 1 Ed; Denmark - 1 machine. (30)£90
396LPTB fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from a variety of routes between 75 and 135. (20)£10
397GREAT EASTERN AND GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY SELECTION comprising GER: Fenchurch St. EO, Fenchurch Street GO (/), Hoe Street (joined), Hunstanton, 2 x King’s Lynn (1 is /), Lynn (renamed 1/1/1911 /): GNR: Aldersgate St., Boston (Bike insurance), Cambridge (article /), East Finchley (/). Farringdon St. (/), Finchley Church End (joined), Highgate, King’s Cross London, Louth, Muswell Hill, Palmer’s Green & Southgate, Boat Ticket Glasgow to Fort William by MacBrayne or NBR (Bd), plus M&GN: Spalding (/). (20)£35
398ACCRINGTON CORPORATION TRAMWAYS geographical stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d white Workpeople’s Return Grammar School – Clayton, 3d mauve Workpeople’s Return and a 5d brown Return. This 7-mile long concern closed on 6/1/1932. (3)£90
399GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY: 21 issued; 20 audit whole - including less common types; also eight platform tickets. Contains a good proportion of closed stations. (49)£95
400LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY folding leatherette 3rd Class CONTRACT TICKET granted to Mr Edwin Fitton for travel between Manchester and Failsworth or Moston from 1st March to 31st August 1891. (1)£55
401BR(N) issued tickets from closed stations: Alnwick, Arthington, Bardsey, Blackhall Rocks, Carville, Catterick Bridge, Chevington, Collingham Bridge, Croft Spa, Easington, Ferryhill, Hemingbrough, Horden, Kettleness (Trans), Leeds (Marsh Lane), Market Weighton, Marston Moor, Moulton Halt, Otley, Pool-in-Wharfedale, Richmond, Richmond (Yorks), Scorton, Seaton Delaval, Seghill, Stainton Dale, Staithes, Thorner, Tweedmouth, Yarm. (30)£90
402GWR SHREWSBURY TO ABERYSTWYTH all issued: Abermule, Aberystwyth (paper on back), Borth, Bow Street, Breidden, Buttington, Caersws, Carno, Cemmes Road, Dovey Jcn, (slight Bd), Hanwood, Llanbrynmair, Llandre, Machynlleth, Moat Lane, Montgomery, Newtown, Plas-y-Court Halt, Talerddig, Welshpool, Westbury Sa., Yockleton, Ynyslas. (23)£140
403MIDDLESBROUGH CORPORATION TRAMWAYS selection of mostly geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS at 1d and 2d fares, a 1½d Children and Workmen and 2½d Exchange Circular. The system was a fairly short-lived affair operating only from 3/4/1921 to 9/6/1934. (8)£150
404LNER Circular Pictorial LUGGAGE LABELS for “The Flying Scotsman” destinations Aberdeen, Berwick, Edinburgh, Newcastle Central in dark blue/red/black/white. VGC. (4)£240
405SOUTHERN RAILWAY PLATFORM TICKETS from stations “D” to “G”: Red Blob T1C: Glynde; Red Diamond T2B: Deal 1, Denmark Hill, Dormans, Durrington-on-Sea, Etchingham; T3: Deepdene, Denmark Hill, Deptford, Dumpton Park, Esher, Ewell East, Ewell West, Eynsford, Falconwood, Farnborough, Gatwick Airport, Gillingham Kent 1, Gipsy Hill, Godstone. (20)£310
406LONDON & DISTRICT MOTOR BUS Co. Ltd. 1d white and 2d blue punch type BUS TICKETS for the Putney - Shoreditch and Richmond - Charing Cross routes. The company was absorbed by Vanguard in June 1907, these routes became service 9. Rare. The tickets are rather fragile. (2)£55
407GWR WEST MIDLANDS issued buff 3rd singles including from Alcester, Bearley, Bilston WM, Brierley Hill, Daisy Bank & Bradley, Dudley, Grimes Hill & Wyth’ll Platform, Hall Green, Old Hill, Olton, Priestfield, The Hawthorns, Wednesbury, etc. (22)£260
408LGOC & ASSOCIATED COS (11)/LPTB (43)/LT BUSES (18) all different ‘fareboard’ punch type BUS TICKETS from Routes 59A, 159, 254, and 64. The tickets are loose mounted on card in an album, with historical notes. Condition is mostly good with some unusual/rare issues noted. See note at Lot 18. (72)£100
409BR (S): Issued and audit whole Edmondsons from all different stations beginning with the letters E, F and G. Includes closed stations. (88)£45
410NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY: Three early issued untitled 4th Class singles from Edinburgh to Bonnyrigg, Penicuik and Roslin. The destinations were renamed in 1868, 1872, and 1864 respectively. Slight (Bd) on middle example, VGC otherwise. (3)£150
411ISLE OF WIGHT INTEREST: An SR and 8 BR PLATFORM TICKETS, plus 36 BR travel tickets. The platform Tickets are (BR): Newport, Ryde St Johns Road (SR T3), Ryde St Johns Road (BTC 1d and 2d), Ventnor (BRB 3d), Ventnor 1 (BTC 1d), Ventnor 2 (2 different BTC 2d), etc. All different (45)£110
412NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY T3A pink card PLATFORM TICKET: Darlington Station M. No.1. (1)£190
413ISLE OF MAN TRAMWAYS & ELECTRIC POWER Co. geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d mauve Woodbourne Road – Broadway, 2d white Victoria Street – Electric Tramway Station and 2d pink Victoria Pier – Murray’s Road. The title was used from 1894 to 1902 at which time the company went into liquidation. Taken over by the new Manx Electric Railway Co. One or two minor faults, VGC otherwise. (3)£65
414LNER IN LINCOLNSHIRE: A selection of 23 issued and 67 audit whole Edmondsons. The former include tickets from Authorpe [dog], Firsby, Great Coates, Habrough, Healing, Hubberts Bridge, Langworth, Snelland, Stixwould [pram], Sutton-on-Sea, Thorpe Culvert, Ulceby, and Willoughby; the latter Blankney & Metheringham, Blyton, Claxby & Usselby, Donington Road, Essendine, Fledboro', Harmston, Havenhouse, Helpringham, Holton-le-Clay, Honington, and Legbourne Road [dog]. All different stations. (90)£95
415AA PLATFORM TICKETS: A selection of approx. 420 BRB all different unpriced horizontal and vertical prints in a variety of colours from most parts of Britain and all BR regions. (Qty)£70
416BLACKPOOL & LYTHAM TRAMWAYS punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 4 Blackpool Corporation (3 geographical; 1 numerical); 4 Lytham St. Annes & Blackpool Corp (1 geographical; 3 numerical). All different and VGC. (8)£25
417BR(H) HIGHLAND LINES all issued transitional prints including from Golspie, Halkirk, Invergordon, Invershin, Kinloss, Kildary, Kildonan, Kinbrace, Kincraig (Clips), Kinloss, Lairg, Muir of Ord, Nigg, Orbliston, Plockton, Rogart, The Mound, etc. (26)£120
418LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS CO. named-stage ‘fareboard’ punch-type BUS TICKETS from Services 184, 184/185, 184/188, 185 and 185/188, including several higher values. (22)£60
419GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY 3rd Sgl Tivetshall to Forncett dated 17/8/1885 in excellent condition. (1)£130
420BELFAST & NORTHERN COUNTIES RAILWAY issued singles from Belfast (2 different); Belfast CC, and Belfast YR. Clips. (4)£60
421BR(W) DEVON & CORNWALL issued whole Edmondsons including 17 closed stations. Origin stations include Ashton (Devon), Bodmin General, Camborne, Carn Brea, Dousland, Helston, Lustleigh, Marsh Mills, Menheniot, Perranporth, Stavetton, Tavistock South, Thorverton, Tiverton Devon, Uffculme, Yelverton, etc. (30)£130
422RAVENGLASS & ESKDALE RAILWAY: Issued 3rd Parly single from Irton Road to Ravenglass (dated 20/8/1907): issued 3rd singles from Beckfoot, Boot (closed 1918), Eskdale Green, 2 x Irton Road, Muncaster (closed 1/11/1924) and 3 x Ravenglass – all dated in 1907 and 1908 and in VGC, together with 2 Edmondsons and 2 thin card tickets from the NARROW GAUGE RAILWAYS LTD. period, and 9 Edmondsons and 1 thin card ticket from later periods – including 2 BTC prints from 1958. (24)£65
423LONDON INDEPENDENT BUS OPERATORS. A selection of punch type BUS TICKETS from Enterprise (2 geog 1 numeric), United (1 numeric), Claremont (2 numeric), Hawklove (2 numeric), Nil Desperandum (1 numeric), Majestic (1 numeric), Reliance (1 numeric). All loose mounted on card with historical notes. (11)£65
424GWR G77 Type LUGGAGE LABELS. A collection of approx 2,000 examples to “home” and “foreign” destinations starting with the letters “A” to “M”. Each label has been carefully stored in it’s own see-through paper wallet with thin card backing (none are stuck down). There is duplication of station name, but where this occurs there are different examples of typeface. Some scarcities noted particularly amongst the “foreign” labels with routing. Most labels in VGC. A “must have” for the new collector, or for the senior collector with a few gaps to fill! (Qty)£120
425LNER PLATFORM TICKETS: T1 GN: King’s Cross 3 (“KC” overprint); T3A black: Linlithgow A, Liverpool Street B (grubby), Rayne A; T3A red: King’s Cross C, Silvertown A; T3B: Coborn Road (Old Ford) A, Felixstowe Beach a, Fenchurch St A, Hull M3, Jarrow N, King’s Cross A, Liverpool St A and E, Maldon East & Heybridge A, Mansfield LNE, Middlesbrough E M1, Monkwearmouth, North Berwick, North Walsham A. (20)£240
426SOUTHDOWN MOTOR SERVICES LTD. Issued punch type BUS TICKETS comprising 38 singles from two main series, one with 30 numbered stages – of which there are 16 tickets with values from 1d to 1/3d (one has a rubber stamp date of August 1926) – the other with 34 numbered stages, with 33 and 34 on the top – of which there are 12 different values between 1d and 9d. While there are duplications of values, the 10 other tickets have different adverts. Most bear the words ‘Dog’ and ‘Luggage’, but four do not. There are rubber stamp dates on some between 1935 and 1937. Two miscellaneous return tickets with named stages complete the lot. (40)£30
427SOMERSET & DORSET JOINT LINE: issued whole Edmondsons comprising: S&D Pre-Grouping Parly 3rd single Bath to Chard Junc.; S&D Pre-Nationalisation issues from Bath, Cole, Evercreech New, Glastonbury & Street, Templecombe; BR issues from Bath Green Park, Blandford Forum, Highbridge & Burnham on Sea, Midsomer Norton South, Shillingstone, Stalbridge (Trans), Wincanton (last day). (13)£160
428READING CORPORATION TRAMWAYS geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d white issues from Wokingham Road – Erleigh Road and Oxford Road routes, 1½d blue and 2d white Wokingham Road – Oxford Road, 2d blue Bath Road – Erleigh Road, and “Reading Education Committee” Single Journey Ticket. All used and VGC. The service operated from 1/11/1901 to 20/5/1939 before finally giving way to trolleybuses. (6)£60
429SMALL END OF COLLECTION MISCELLANY: 1 GWR, 1 LNER, 5 SR, 24 BR, together with 4 SR and 14 BR duplicates, and c.25 BR halves. 8 of the whole tickets are from closed stations. (Qty)£45
430GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY RAIL MOTOR CARS 1d mauve punch type ticket covering six halts from Black Lion Halt to Cwmaman Colliery Halt in Pre-grouping days. Most opened in 1906 and closed in 1924. VGC. (1)£310
431GWR PRE-GROUPING AND PRE-NATIONALISATION SEVERED HALVES comprising approx. 300 Pre-Group plus a similar number of Pre-Nat prints. (Qty)£180
432LMSR SEASON TICKETS all issued including some closed stations. (100)£80
433NORTH WALES BUS OPERATORS punch type BUS TICKETS from four different operators: North Wales Silver Motors, Tocia Motor Omnibus Co., White Rose and Colwyn Bay UDC. VGC. (6)£100
434LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd singles from Axminster to Honiton, Honiton to Lyme Regis, and Sidmouth to Honiton, all in VGC. (3)£110
435GWR PLATFORM TICKETS: T1: Abertridwr, Aberystwyth, Aberystwyth A, Bala, Bourne End Up and Down, Cardiff Clarence Road, Chepstow; T2: Cogan, Corwen, Dinas Powis; T3: Barnstaple GW, Barry Docks, Bridgwater, Bristol TM D, Dorchester, Ealing Broadway, Evesham, Ferndale, Greenford BO. (20)£120
436LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS Co (22)/LGOC & ASSOCIATES (65) fareboard geographical BUS TICKETS from Routes 68 to 621. (87)£170
437SEASON TICKET SELECTION: 102 Pre-Nat; 43 BR, 13 London (including Pre-LPTB), 6 others. (164)£130
438SCOTTISH BUS TICKETS MISCELLANY: A selection of approx. 80 punch type and 75 Ultimates from 22 different concerns. The majority are issued and odd examples from Edinburgh and Glasgow have ‘car’ in the conditions. (c.155)£170
439GER/LNER PLATFORM TICKETS: GER T2: Haddiscoe, Weeley; LNER T1 (GN2): Crews Hill; T3B: Cambridge A, Clacton-on-Sea & Holland on Sea B, Colchester UO A, Grantham, King’s Cross A, Marylebone 1, Stratford SBO; T3C: King’s Cross A, Liverpool Street E, Woodham Ferrers G. (13)£50
440BR(M) issued whole from closed stations - little duplication of issuing station. (100)£180
441END OF COLLECTION PUNCH TYPE BUS TICKETS MISCELLANY comprising “C.C.” Omnibus; 2 x Chocolate Express Omnibus Co. Ltd. (different adverts); Overground Ltd., 3 x United Auto Services Ltd., 3 x Bell Punch stock Omnibus Tickets, with imprints in the 1920s. (10)£26
442LMSR closed stations comprising 16 issued and 8 audit. Issued include Bow (cl. 23/4/1955) and Treeton (cl. 29/10/1951). Audits include Brynamman (cl. 25/9/1950) and The Oaks (cl. 6/11/1950). (24)£35
443LCC/LPTB TRAMWAYS: A collection of 11 LCC and 38 LPTB punch type TRAM TICKETS loose mounted on card in an album, for “Evening Tourist”, “Child’s 6d All Day”, “Scholar’s”, and “Bexley & Dartford Area 1/-d All Day”. The condition is good/VGC. See note at Lot 18. (49)£320
444LNER Circular Pictorial LUGGAGE LABEL for “The Royal Mail Route” Harwich – Hook of Holland “Nightly Service” in gold/green/Black/white. VGC. (1)£45
445SOUTHERN RAILWAY PLATFORM TICKETS from stations “I” to “M”: Red Blob T1B: Kemsing, Nutfield; T1C: Itchen Abbas; Red Diamond T2A: Kingscote; T2B: Kingswood & Burgh H’th, Mitcham Jc., Nutbourne Halt; T3: Isleworth, Kenley, Kent House, Kew Bridge, Kew Gardens 1, Kingston, Knockholt, Mitcham, Mitcham Junction, Morden South, Mortlake, Motspur Park, Mottingham. (20)£290
446TORQUAY TRAMWAYS Co. Ltd. punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising six geographical and one numerical issues. The system closed 31/12/1934. (7)£35
447GWR/BR NEWTON ABBOT TO MORETONHAMPSTEAD AND EXETER VIA CHRISTOW comprising GWR: Issued whole Edmondsons from Ashton Devon (buff), Brimley Halt, Heathfield, St. Thomas; audit from Christow; undated from Chudleigh, Longdown, Trusham; BR: issued whole Edmondsons from Bovey, Heathfield, Lustleigh, 2 x Moretonhampstead, 2 x Newton Abbot (to Teigngrace and Pullabrook Halts), plus a 2d thin card rail motor ticket. (16)£150
448PERTH & DISTRICT TRAMWAYS Co. 1d Roll-type HORSE TRAM TICKET. The line opened on 17/9/1895 and was taken over by Perth Corporation on 7/10/1903. (1)£50
449LB & SC AND GE RAILWAYS jointly titled 3rd single from New Croydon to Cambridge, dated 7/4/1900 and in excellent condition. Printed by the LB&SCR and available for 2 days, with condition ‘The connection of Trains not guaranteed’. (1)£110
450SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY issued 3rd single Cheriton Halt to Shorncliffe, dated 26/9/1909 and in excellent condition. Cheriton Halt opened on 1/5/1908 and closed 16/6/1947, after being previously closed from 1/12/1915 to 14/6/1920 and 1/2/1941 to 7/10/1946. The official name for Shorncliffe at the time the ticket was printed was Shorncliffe Camp. (1)£370
451BR(W): Approx. 80 issued and 250 audit whole Edmondsons, including many closed stations. There is duplication of stations but not, so far as is known, of individual prints. (330)£250
452IRISH RAILWAYS: A box containing about 1,500 severed halves from a wide variety of companies from pre-grouping to CIE with little duplication. Well worth careful viewing. (Qty)£40
453BR EDMONDSONS: A box containing approx. 400 mainly horizontal singles from stations E to K. The majority are issued, with a few closed stations included. There is a duplication of issuing stations, but no apparent duplication of prints. (Qty)£230
454PRE-NATIONALISATION MISCELLANY: A shoe box containing a large quantity of mainly paper, season and thin card tickets, but also including a number of Edmondsons. A little duplication. (Qty)£100
455A BOX CONTAINING SEVERAL HUNDRED UK BUS AND TRAM TICKETS. The majority are punch types and almost all have been used. Some London issues are included, but the most are provincial from a variety of operators, including independents. Well worth a careful look! (Qty)£55
456AUSTRALIAN RAILWAYS: A shoe box containing several hundred issued and audit large card, season and paper tickets, some dating back to the 1930s. Covers a number of railway companies, but excludes those in Queensland and Victoria. Strong on NSW. (Qty)£60
457MINOR LINES: A shoe box containing approx. 1,500 tickets from UK minor lines – including some pre-war examples – and early and more recent preservation schemes. Some duplication, but not excessive. (Qty)£180
458WATER TRANSPORT: A box containing a large quantity of mainly FERRY TICKETS. The majority are from the UK, but operators in other parts of Europe are also included. Some companies are sorted in envelopes, but many are unsorted. Worth a delve. There may well be some gems included. (Qty)£180
459A LARGE DELVER’S DELIGHT of UK BUS TICKETS. Approx. 2,000-2,500 examples covering a wide range of operators, types, card, thin card and paper. Sorting will repay. (Qty)£50
460A LARGE DELVER’S DELIGHT OF UK RAIL TICKETS. Covers most types. (Qty)£55
461A LARGE BOX OF UK PROVINCIAL ROAD TICKETS. Strong on Ultimates. Includes some interesting Bellgraphics. Also contains a small number of Irish tickets. Qty)£70
462IRISH RAILWAY MISCELLANY: A box containing Edmondson (mainly audit), paper, thin card, machine, and season tickets. Includes some interesting types and closed stations. (Qty)£70
463BR EDMONDSONS: A box containing approx. 600 mainly horizontal singles from stations P to V. The majority are issued, with a few closed stations included. There is a duplication of issuing stations, but no apparent duplication of prints. (Qty)£290
464A LARGE BOX OF UK RAIL TICKETS: Strong on NCR21 tickets, though duplication noted. Includes some interesting tickets from minor and preservations lines. (Qty)£70
465A BOX OF AROUND 1,500 UK BUS TICKETS. Mainly punch and Ultimates, but also includes a number of machine issues. (Qty)£85
466FRANCE AND GERMANY: A 5-ream paper box of mainly thin card and paper tickets from these two countries. Many of the French items are sorted by company, but the rest are unsorted. Certainly worth a closer look. Could be some rarer issues. (Qty)£140
467BR NON-EDMONDSON TICKETS: Approx. 4,000 machine and paper tickets dating from the 1950s to c.2002. Includes around 1,400 APTIS tickets, together with INTIS, SPORTIS, NCR 51, Handiprinter, Omniprinter, Setright, Automaticket, PORTIS, etc. – and a quantity of paper tickets. The lot contains numerous less common issues and extends to most parts of Britain. Stations such as Cadbury World, Crossflatts, Strathcarron, South Gyle, Elsecar, Gunnislake, Newbury Racecourse, Arisaig, Chevening Halt, Newcastle Emlyn, Aberayron, and Langwathby are included as either origins or destinations. Fuller details included with lot. The extent of any duplication is unknown. (Qty)£40
468BR (S): Approx. 300 issued whole Edmondsons from country stations. Includes around 50 transitional prints. (Qty)£110
469BRITISH AND IRISH WHOLE EDMONDSONS: Over 850 issued and audit tickets from a very wide variety of stations, including some pre-nationalisation examples. (Qty)£120
470LMS & LNER SEVERED HALVES: A box containing over 1,500 tickets. Closed stations noted. (Qty)£60
472A DELVER’S DELIGHT OF MAINLY BUS TICKETS. Most types included. Covers Provincial and London. (Qty)£20
473APPROX. 1,000 NCR 21 WHOLE EDMONDSONS. Many different stations and types included, but there are c.120 from Andover and c.80 from London stations. (Qty)£30
474BR WHOLE EDMONDSONS: Approx. 400 issued tickets. A good number are from the Southern Region and there is a little duplication, but should be plenty of interest within the lot. No NCR21s. (Qty)£110
475A SHOE BOX CONTAINING 500 plus British large card BUS TICKETS. Includes multi-journey, rovers, passes, seasons, etc, (Qty)£25
476THREE ALBUMS of Rail and Bus tickets comprising one of PLATFORM TICKETS, approx 440, mostly A/A machine issued in the past 40 years, another of rail tickets including card platform tickets, APTIS, INTIS, NCR21, NCR 51, and paper tickets from the same period and a third album of approx 70 BMMO “Midland Red” BUS TICKETS, mostly “deaf and dumb” punch type, but includes a nice old 2d Scholar’s Coupon ticket. About 1200 tickets overall. (Qty)£50
477BR WHOLE EDMONDSONS: Approx. 500 mainly issued tickets. The majority are from open stations, though a good number are now unstaffed. Some interesting types included. (500)£130
478AFRICA AND AMERICA: A box containing a few hundred rail tickets from 34 different countries in African and 10 in America (including renamings), each one having its own separate envelope. Some of the tickets are from TTS distributions (of several years ago), but the majority appear to be from other sources. (Qty)£150
479PRESERVED AND PRIVATE RAILWAYS: A large box, possibly containing a couple of thousand Edmondson card tickets from a wide range of companies. A little duplication, but likely to be something new if you are interested in these types of railways. (Qty)£65
480UK ROAD TICKETS: A large selection of mainly punch tickets. Used and unused. Provincial and London. (Qty)£130
481ISLE OF MAN MISCELLANY: A collection of almost 4,500 tickets from the Isle of Man, Manx Northern, and Manx Electric Railways and the Isle of Man Steam Packet Co. A number of rail tickets bearing more recent titles are also included. The majority are unissued, but there appears to be some less common prints included. A reasonable number of issued tickets also noted; a good sort may reveal a few more, as many bore dry dates. (Qty)£110
482A SHOEBOX containing over 3,300 BR SEVERED HALVES from the 1950s and 60s. Includes many transitional prints and a good proportion of closed stations. (Qty)£200
483BR EDMONDSONS: A box containing approx. 600 mainly horizontal singles from stations A to E. The majority are issued, with a few closed stations included. There is a duplication of issuing stations, but only minimal duplication of prints. (Qty)£140
484SCANDINAVIAN RAILWAYS: A box of tickers from Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland, sorted by country and partly by company. Includes all types from Edmondsons to paper and machine issues. (Qty)£30
485A SHOE BOX WITH AROUND 1,000 LONDON TRANSPORT BUS TICKETS. Mainly punch type, but a few machine issues also included. (Qty)£35
486SCOTTISH REGION WHOLE EDMONDSONS: A postcard box containing around 2,850 tickets issued in 1970. The majority are from stations in Scotland, but there are a few from English stations to Scottish destinations. Many are the short-lived dual currency prints; and there are issues from a wide variety of stations, with some now destaffed. Inevitably, there is some duplication, but no more than half a dozen examples of any individual print. – while many are ‘one-offs’. Note that while the lot is similar to 500 in our October 2006 auction, and the tickets are from the same source, the ones in this lot are completely different prints. (Qty)£160
487MINOR, MINIATURE, NARROW GAUGE AND PRESERVED RAILWAYS (also museum and tramway). Approx. 1,200 Edmondson, plus 400 card, paper, punch, roll and similar tickets. Includes numerous less common lines, such as Market Bosworth Light, Great Cockrow. Big Pit, Comrie Railroad, Ruislip Lido, Mull & West Highland, Shane’s Castle. Bulmers, Bodmin & Wenford, Groudle Glen, Amerton, Golden Spring Miniature, Lincolnshire Coast, Bowes, Bure Valley, Lappa Valley, Southend Pier, Northampton & Lamport, Longmoor Military, and Fawley Steam. Some date back to 1939. Fuller details included with lot. The extent of any duplication is unknown. (Qty)£100
488RAIL AND WATER TICKETS. Over 600 issued and audit. Covers various services including Channel Islands, Western Isles, P & A Cambell, Clyde Coast, Windermere, Continental, etc., but excludes Irish services. (c.625)£200
489A DELVER’S DELIGHT OF UK RAIL TICKETS. Approx 3,000 examples mostly BR but a few LT noted also. Most types represented including Edmondsons, machine card and paper, INTIS APTIS, Seasons, Travelcards, etc. Modern and not-so modern. Sorting will repay. (Qty)£30
490OVERSEAS EDMONDSONS: Probably about 2,000 tickets from most parts of the world, though predominantly European. The majority appear to have been issued. (Qty)£820
491BR(W): Approx. 80 issued and 250 audit whole Edmondsons, including many closed stations. There is duplication of stations but not, so far as is known, of individual prints. Includes transitional types. (330)£200
492AN ALBUM OF c.400 LONDON TRANSPORT PUNCH TYPE BUS TICKETS. Mainly ‘deaf and dumb’ issues, with some duplication, but includes a couple of T&T, 4 Trolleybuses, 5 LT Coaches, and a few with named stages. (Qty)£10
493BR EDMONDSONS: A box containing approx. 600 mainly horizontal singles from stations G to M. The majority are issued, with a few closed stations included. There is a duplication of issuing stations, but no apparent duplication of prints. (Qty)£120
494BRB MISCELLANY: A large box, possibly containing a couple of thousand tickets, mainly from the 1970s and 80s. The majority are NCR21 tickets, but there are also other types – APTIS, SPORTIS, Season, paper, etc. Needs examination. (Qty)£30
495BUS TICKET REMNANTS: A collection of several hundred issued punch tickets from various operators, plus several bundles of issued punch tickets (duplication), and quantities of issued Ultimate, TIM, Willibrew, Bellgraphic, and large card tickets. Most date from the late 1940s and 1950s. A bag of unissued examples – mostly punch types – a few modern issues, and a small bundle of West Midlands PTE used seasons and Travelcards are also included. (Qty)£160
496BR (E): Approx. 300 issued whole Edmondsons from stations in the London suburban area, of which one third are transitional prints. (Qty)£130
497LONDON TRANSPORT SEASON TICKETS: A collection of c.800 mainly issued large card prints dating from the late 1940s to the mid-1970s, partly sorted by type and period. (Qty)£80
498A LARGE DELVER’S DELIGHT of UK BUS TICKETS. Approx. 2,000-2,500 examples covering a wide range of operators, types, card, thin card and paper. Sorting will repay. (Qty)£35
499APTIS AND OTHER MACHINE ISSUES: An almost-full large box containing mainly APTIS tickets, but also including a good number of PORTIS and INTIS issues. Most areas of the country are covered, with a preponderance from the North West. Needs closer examination, but likely to enhance any collection of these types of ticket. (Qty)£30
500AND FINALLY ….. Four albums detailing various aspects of the journeys of a railway enthusiast between 1960 and 1967, plus a further album covering the 1950s. These albums contain tickets purchased on the occasions – some 300 Pre-Nat and BR whole Edmondsons, plus c.150 miscellaneous other issues – but also 76 contemporary photos, the odd handbill and luggage label, and even a closure notice for the service between Blisworth and Banbury. Many of the journeys were made around the times of closure, with a preponderance in the area west of Salisbury/Southampton. Certainly worth detailed examination. (Qty)£620