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Catalogue - Ticket Auction 17 October 2009

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1PORT TALBOT RAILWAY & DOCKS CO. 3rd single from Bettws Llangeinor (closed 12/9/1932) to Pontycymmer GWR. Dated 3/9/1915 and in VGC. (1)£170
2GARSTANG & KNOT END RAILWAY 3rd single Pilling to Garstang & Catterall Junc., dated 3/9/1904 and in VGC other than minor Bd. Pilling was the terminus of the line until 29/7/1908, when it was extended to Knott End by the Knott End Railway, which also absorbed G&KER. Passenger services were withdrawn by the LM&SR on 31st March 1930. (1)£360
3LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY 3rd Parly single Llysfaen (closed 5/1/1931) to Old Colwyn (closed 1/12/1952), dated 20/4/1897. (1)£290
4BRITISH RAILWAYS named train circular pictorial LUGGAGE LABEL for “The Queen of Scots” in brown / black / cream, with the destination Leeds Central, together with a label of similar vintage for the “Royal Mail Route” in dark blue / light blue / white, with both ship and locomotive vignettes, and the text “Harwich – Hook of Holland Day Service”. VGC. (2)£50
5GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY T1C PLATFORM TICKET from Hatfield (white with green bands top and bottom). Front in VGC; minor Bd. (1)£90
6CAMBORNE & REDRUTH TRAMWAYS mauve punch type TRAM TICKET for a 3d “single journey for an ordinary passenger” available for the full route between Camborne and Redruth in either direction, and In VGC. Note the many printing differences between this ticket and the one in Lot 288. This 3½-mile system – Cornwall’s only tramway – operated between 7/11/1902 and 29/9/1927. (1)£70
7SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY issued 2nd singles from Margate West (renamed 11/7/1926) to Whitstable Town (closed 31/12/1914), Purley to East Croydon, and Woolwich Arsenal to Woolwich Dockyard, together with 3rd singles from Maidstone West, Margate Sands (closed 2/7/1926), St. Leonards War. Sq., Southborough (renamed 21/9/1925), Strood, Tunbridge Wells, and Waterloo Junction. (10)£160
8WEMYSS & DISTRICT TRAMWAYS CO. LTD. unclipped 1d Dog or Luggage punch type TRAM TICKET available between Leven and Gallatown, together with numbered stage issues at 8d, 10d and 11d – the first by Bell Punch London, the others by Bell Punch Uxbridge. This system operated from 25/8/1906 to 30/1/1932, although for the last 10 years it also ran bus services. (4)£100
9BR(S) PETERSFIELD TO MIDHURST: A collection of 14 issued whole comprising 3 x Petersfield, 4 x Rogate, 4 x Elsted, 2 x Midhurst, and blank Early Morning Return from Southwick made out to Rogate. The lot also includes an audit Early Morning Return from Midhurst. The issued tickets – which include 5 sub-titled “Rail Motor Car” were purchased on 29/01/1955, a week before the last day of operation. (15)£85
10GREAT NORTH OF SCOTLAND RAILWAY: An all issued selection comprising a 1st return Kintore to Inverurie (Bd), a blank Bicycle single from Elgin made out to Edinburgh Waverley (excess paper), and a blank Dog single from Aberdeen made out to Banff Bridge. The lot also includes 4 severed halves, including a 3rd return from Craigellachie to Edinburgh Waverley with serial number “00” routed via Boat of Garten and Glenfarg. (3wh 4hlf)£110
11BRITISH RAILWAYS (M) red diamond 1d PLATFORM TICKETS with RE conditions form Aylesbury Town, Beeston Castle & T., Birkenhead Woodside No.2 and No.3, Bletchley, Broad Street, Brondesbury, Euston No.3, Harrow & Wealdstone WO, Liverpool Lime St. No.2 (plus No.4 in small text), Llandudno, London St. Pancreas (B), Manchester Central – and 2nd Set, Nottingham Victoria, Oldham Clegg Street, Preston, Wembley Central. (18)£55
12FRESHWATER, YARMOUTH & NEWPORT RAILWAY issued 2nd single Carisbrooke to Newport, dated 20/6/1895. In VGC, though with a cancellation clip at the top. (1)£110
13ASHTON AND OLDHAM TRAM TICKET TITLES comprising 1d named stage from Ashton-under-Lyne Corporation Tramways, ½d Child numbered stage from Ashton-under-Lyne Corporation Tramways and Motors, 1½d numbered stage from Ashton-under-Lyne and Stalybridge, Hyde, Mossley and Dukinfield Tramways, 1d named stage from The Oldham, Ashton & Hyde Electric Tramways Ltd., and a 1½d named stage from the Oldham Corporation Tramways Hollinwood & Grays Bar route, with the abbreviated “OCT” title. (5)£50
14WESTON, CLEVEDON & PORTISHEAD LIGHT RAILWAY: An issued 2nd single Weston-Super-Mare to Colehouse Lane, dated 5/6/1922, together with an undated and unclipped Dog single Clevedon to Portishead (slight fading) – the first titled WC&PL RLYS, the latter with the name in the singular format. (2)£160
15SOUTHERN RAILWAY T3 PLATFORM TICKETS from Alton, Ashford Kent (No.2), Battersea Park, Beckenham Hill, Bexhill West, Brighton No.2 and No.4, Bude, Canterbury East, Canterbury West, Catford, Catford Bridge No.2, Charing Cross No.4 and No.5, Charlton. (15)£270
16POTTERIES BUS OPERATORS: A selection of punch type BUS TICKETS comprising: Lymer’s Motor Service – 5d Inward / Outward and 7d single / return, both by Keates; Lymer’s Bus Service – Exchange, by Keates; Rowley – 1½d and 2½d numbered stage, by Victoria Printing; Reliance (Hanley) – 4½d In / Out single by Williamson, and 2d with Bell Punch 1755 imprint (c.1929) and timetable details on face; Rogerson’s Bus Service (Burslem) – 4 (older) Inward / Outward prints (3 by Williamson, 1 by GNP; 2 endorsed “obsolete” on the backs) and 3 numbered stage by Williamson. (14)£60
17NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY issued 3rd blank single from Philpstoun (closed 18/6/1951) made out to Inverkeithing, together with a 3rd single Charing X to Partick, a pre-printed Bicycle single North Berwick to Edinburgh Wav., a blank Bicycle single from Silloth made out to Penrith, and a 3rd single roll ticket from Edinburgh to North Leith or intermediate stations with “Platform Issue” following the company initials. The lot also includes 10 severed halves. (5wh 10hlf)£130
18LGOC (13) / LGOC & ASSOCIATED COS. (30) named stage “fareboard” punch type BUS TICKETS from routes starting at, or via, Kings Cross or Finsbury Park., comprising 3 x Service 4, 9 x Service 42, 3 x Service 44, 6 x Service 45, 5 x Service 77, 3 x Service 77A, 4 x Service 77/177, 8 x Service 177, and 2 x Service 297. Includes some earlier issues and higher values, and one Exchange Ticket from Service 77. (43)£75
19PLYMOUTH, DEVONPORT & SOUTH WESTERN JUNCTION RAILWAY: A framed Excess Fare Receipt for a journey from Gunnislake to Callington on 18/12/1911. The ticket is in good condition, and is not stuck down. (1)N/S
20LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY Motor Car single Watford Junction No.1 to Croxley Green or Watford West, numbered “000” and dated 15/6/1912, the opening day of the two destination stations. The back has an advert for Euston to Birmingham in 2 hours. (1)£30
21NEATH & BRECON RAILWAY: Unclipped audit whole comprising a 3rd Child Revised Fare single from Seven Sisters to Neath, and a 3rd Market Return from Neath to Devynock via Colbren. Both in VGC. (2)£75
22BRITISH RAILWAYS EXCURSION TICKETS: A collection of 102 used pre-dated one-piece prints, mainly from March and April 1952, and all numbered “000”. The tickets were specially sorted in the audit office and originally stuck onto paper along their left sides, and therefore have excess paper on the backs, which should be removable with care. Thirty-eight are from closed stations such as Ashton Oldham Road, Bassenthwaite Lake, Brigham, Chatburn, Clitheroe, Denstone, Feniscowles, Hucknall Central, Ilkeston Jc. & Cossall, Kingsley & Froghall, Kirkby-in-Ashfield Central, Langho, Leek, Moor Row, Normacot, Ramsbottom, Willenhall, Wilpshire, and Withnell. A few have minor creases, which inevitably happened on the types of journeys that were so common at that time, but which today’s railways no longer cater for. (102)£55
23GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY ISSUED 3RD singles from Brentwood & Warley, Buckhurst Hill, Clapton, Custom House, Enfield Town, George Lane, Ilford EO, Leytonstone, Roydon, Shenfield & Hutton Jn. Nine of the tickets are in VGC. (10)£80
24LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY mixed selection of LUGGAGE LABELS comprising type L62/4 (4), L62/4 (1 on mauve paper to Dublin Westland Row), L65 (3), L66/1 (1 blue printing to Dublin North Wall), L66/2 (1 on mauve paper to Kingstown Station), L68 (1 green printing to Malvern Via Birmingham). One or two a little ragged, good mostly. All different. (11)£22
25METROPOLITAN & GREAT CENTRAL JOINT COMMITTEE LPTB T3 PLATFORM TICKET from Chalfont & Latimer 1, together with LTE T1A issues from Chorley Wood and Rickmansworth. All issued on 6/7/1952 and in excellent condition. (3)£40
26SHROPSHIRE & MONTGOMERYSHIRE RAILWAY: An issued 3rd single Llanymynech Jt. to Shrewsbury West (dated 17/8/1933), an issued 3rd return Nescliffe (sic) to Kinnerley (dated 28/10/1932), and a 2d ticket for an article left in the cloakroom, without specific origin, but dated 18/5/1929, together with unclipped whole comprising a 1st single Kinnerley Jct to Shrewsbury S&M, a 3rd single Shrawardine to Hanwood Road, and a 3rd Excursion return Redhill to Shrewsbury, a 3rd thin card single Meole Brace to Nesscliff (/), and a thin card return Nesscliff to Shrewsbury S&M. The lot also includes 4 severed halves. (8wh 4hlf)£110
27CALEDONIAN RAILWAY: A selection 10 issued singles comprising 3 x Aberdeen (including 1 bike), Balerno, and 6 x Edinburgh (including to Dalry Road, Granton Road, Leith Cal.) – 6 with Bd – together with an issued Weekend Return from Montrose (/), an audit Tourist Return Edinburgh Princes St. to Wick, and an audit Weekend Return from Edinburgh to Longton NS. The lot also includes 5 issued LM&SR singles from Edinburgh Princes St. (including 2 transitional), and 4 issued and 1 audit DUNDEE & ARBROATH JOINT pre-nationalisation prints. (23)£120
28BRITISH RAILWAYS (S) PLATFORM TICKETS with red diamond and BTC conditions from Reigate, Richmond, Rochester, Rotherfield & Mark Cross, Ryde Pier Head, St. Leonards War Sq. No.1, St. Margarets, Salisbury No.2, Sandwich, Seaford, Sheerness-on-Sea No.1, Shoreham-by-Sea No.1 and No.2, Southampton Cen, No.2, Streatham Hill, Three Bridges, Tulse Hill, Tunbridge Wells West, Twickenham, Wallington No.2. (20)£85
291ST CLASS SINGLES AND RETURNS: A collection of 200 mainly issued RE / BTC / BRB whole Edmondsons from all regions, including closed and destaffed stations (200)£110
30L&Y & L&NW JOINT RAILWAYS 2nd single St. Annes to Ansdell (renamed 25/1/1906 – dated 6/11/1906), together with a 3rd single from Preston NO to Lea Road (closed 2/5/1938 – dated 17/8/1907) and 1st return half from Poulton to Blackpool T. Rd. (renamed 17/3/1932). (2wh 1hlf)£45
31PLATFORM TICKETS FROM GLASGOW AND EDINBURGH, comprising LNER – T2 (black on white), T3A and T3B Glasgow Queen St. No.3 Set, issued respectively on 11/2/1928, 5/6/1934, and 25/6/1935, all at 3d – the last one with paper missing upper right; LM&SR – T2A with T1 back Glasgow Central No.2; T2A Glasgow Central No.5; Admit reserved enclosure on the occasion of Their Majesties’ Visit’ to Princes St. Station Edinburgh on Wednesday 3rd July 1946 (blue); British Railways – Transitional (no r/d) Edinburgh (P.St.) No.1; red diamond BTC conds. Edinburgh Princes St. (2d); Beam Glasgow St. Enoch No.1; BRB 3d – Edinburgh Waverley. (10)£120
32GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY: A 3¼” x 2¾” thin card 3rd Monthly Contract Ticket from Eastwood to Nottingham HL issued in 1909, together with a smaller 2¾” x 2” Contract Ticket with the same validity from Kimberley to Nottingham High Level, but on thicker card and issued in 1920, and an unused 3¼” x 2¾” thin card 3rd Monthly Season Ticket from Finsbury Park to Bishopsgate & Broad Street on which a deposit of 2s.6d was payable. The first two tickets have creases, while the last one has two small pinholes and an ink endorsement on the back. The lot also includes a colourful 3" x 2" 3rd Season Ticket of unspecified validity – probably weekly – for use between “Liverpool St. (Met), Broad St., GN & City (Electric) Railway and Wood Green & Alexandra Palace” available until 31/8/1920 and in excellent condition. (4)£75
33EXETER CORPORATION TRAMWAYS: Full geographical named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS at ½d and 1d for the Pinhoe Road to Alphington Road route, with skeleton fare overprints, together with a similar 1d issue for the Dunsford Road to Cross Park route, and a 1½d issue for the same route, but with the names at the top and the respective stages on the opposite sides of the ticket, and the fare as a block overprint. The ½d ticket is in good condition, the others VG. (4)£140
34LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 1st single Staines Junc., together with a 2nd single Hammersmith The Grove (/ closed 5/6/1916), a 3rd Parly single Alton (/), and 3rd singles from Aldershot, Barnes, Coombe & Malden (/ renamed 11/1912), East Putney, Effingham Junc., Egham, Fleet, 2 x Leatherhead, 2 x Walton, Whitchurch, Winchfield, and Ravenscourt Park. The lot also includes an unclipped audit One Shilling Day Return from Kingston to Crystal Palace. (18)£150
35LNER PLATFORM TICKETS comprising T3B – King’s Cross London A, Wood Green (P.O.); T3C – Bowes Park, Hornsey (/), New Southgate, Potters Bar. (6)£140
36GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY: Pre-grouping issued whole comprising 1st Single W.S. Mare: 1st blank single C. Arms & Stokesay made out to Much Wenlock; 2nd single Swindon to Wantage Road; 3rd Parly singles from Hodnet, Oswestry, Winscombe, 3d singles from Chelsea & Fulham, Drws-y-nant, Pembroke, Swindon (to Gt. Somerford). (10)£260
37COCKERMOUTH, KESWICK & PENRITH RAILWAY issued Parly single Keswick to Oxenholme, dated 5/9/1902, together with an audit 3rd return Penrith to Bassenthwaite Lake, and 5 different issued bicycle singles of different types from Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick, and Keswick E. The lot also includes an issued 1st return half Penrith to Keswick. (7wh 1hlf)£50
38BARRY RAILWAY folding leatherette 2nd Class Season Ticket issued to a Mr N.G. Lorange and available between Dinas Powis and Clarence Road between 1st July and 30th September 1908. (1)£45
39LM&SR PARKING TICKETS comprising 13 Motor Cycle (including Bromley Cross, Llanberis, Llanfair, Lochwinnoch, Muirend, Saddleworth, Seedley, and Upton-on-Severn), 3 Motor Cycle or Three-Wheeled Vehicle (including Bardon Hill, Gretton), 5 Motor Car (including Bulwell Common, and Charwelton, and 17 Motor Car or Three-Wheeled Vehicle (including Manningham, Norton-in-Hales, Old Colwyn, Ormside, Shustoke, and Whitmore). (38)£80
40NORTH LONDON RAILWAY 2nd singles from Broad Street to Chalk Farm (with “9” overprint), Homerton to Euston, and Poplar South to Bromley (with “14A” overprint and vertical red stripes), together a 3rd Class single for the same journey (green with central white band), and 3rd singles from Bow to Old Ford (green / “13A”), Chalk Farm to Maiden Lane (cl. 1/1/1917; buff / “7A”), Mildmay Park to Broad Street (buff / “1” – endorsed on back “29 Jan 1903 H.Y.E.”), and Chalk Farm to Gospel Oak L&NW (L&NWR style; “000” 10/7/1922). The lot also includes 1st, 2nd and 3rd whole returns for respective journeys between Camden Town and Broad Street, Broad Street and Shoreditch, and Canonbury and Broad Street, each with number overprints. Condition generally good / VG, though 3 tickets have excess paper on the backs. (11)£110
41BR(W/S) WEST COUNTRY: An all issued selection comprising Bath Green Park, Blandford Forum (dog), 2 x Evercreech Junction, Exeter Central, Exeter St. Davids, Hemyock, Ilminster, Pinhoe, Radstock North, Sturminster Newton (dog), Swanage (parking), Sidmouth, 2 x Taunton (to Montacute, Wellington So’), Tiverton Devon, Tiverton Junction, Torquay, Wells, and Yatton. (20)£130
42GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY Parly 3rd single Savernake to Ogbourne “via Swindon Marlborough & Andover Ry”, dated 5/8/1884. (1)£85
43LIVERPOOL OVERHEAD RAILWAY CO. (TRAMWAYS) named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising a 1½d white covering 4 separate stages, a 2d pink and a 3d mauve both available between Great Crosby and Seaforth Sands Station. Condition good / VG. (3)£120
44METROPOLITAN & GREAT CENTRAL JOINT COMMITTEE issued whole comprising: Pre-grouping – 3rd singles Chesham, Great Missenden, Wendover; Pre-nat. – 3rd singles Brill (closed 2/12/1935 – last day?), Harrow-on-the-Hill 1; 3rd return Quainton Road (to Waddesdon O&AT); Royal Masonic Girl’s School Juvenile 3rd single Rickmansworth; Service Leave 3rd single Aylesbury (/); Bicycle single Amersham (repaired), Military, etc, 3rd single Chesham. The lot also includes 10 unclipped audit prints of various types from 7 different stations. (20)£170
45SOUTHERN RAILWAY T3 Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS from stations beginning “D” to “F”: Dartford, Datchet, Deepdene, Denmark Hill, Dunton Green, Earley, Earlsfield No 1 and No 2, Eastbourne No 4, East Grinstead, Egham, Eynsford, Falconwood, Fareham, Faversham No 3. (15)£320
46GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY pre-nationalisation selection comprising 23 issued whole, 17 audit and 2 thin card. The issued tickets include Aberystwyth (to Rhiwfron), Cross Keys (PG), Devil’s Bridge, Fairford, Kingsbridge, Hay, Shepton Mallet, Speen (buff), Swindon Town, Tetbury, and Tiverton Devon. The audits include Heytesbury, Leaton, Maerdy, Nantyglo, Ponthir, Portland, and a Hop Picker return from Rowley Regis & B. (42)£130
47NORTH SUNDERLAND RAILWAY unissued whole from Seahouses NS Rly. comprising a 1st blank return in NER style (soiled) and a 3rd single to Morpeth (VGC). The lot also includes a blank Bicycle single from Seahouses with detachable Check Label portion (VGC). (3)£60
48LONDON PASSENGER TRANSPORT BOARD TRAMWAYS: A colourful selection of 49 pre-war geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS from a wide variety of North and East London services (four of which are unnumbered printer's proofs), together with a couple of LCC tickets for Leyton Service 8. (51)£40
49FORMER NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY LINES: A selection of issued tickets comprising: NBR –3rd single Grangemouth to Falkirk Grahamston; LNER – 3rd singles from Alva to Menstrie (both closed 1/11/1954 – last day issue), Berwick to Tweedmouth, Bathgate Upper to Uphall (both closed 9/1/1956), Linlithgow to Dalmeny, Tillicoultry to Cambus; BR – various types from Alva, Dullatur, Edinburgh Waverley (to Morningside Road), Haymarket (to Corstophine). (10)£75
50RHONDDA & SWANSEA BAY RAILWAY issued 1st single Danygraig (closed 11/9/1933) to Swansea (renamed 1/7/1924; closed 11/9/1933), dated 9/5/1907. The face is in VGC; the back has some Bd from previous mounting, while the ticket has been slightly trimmed along the right edge. (1)£50
51SOUTHERN RAILWAY / BR PULLMAN CAR TICKETS comprising; Southern Railway – 2 issued “Bournemouth Belle,” 2 audit “Devon Belle,” 1 audit “Thanet Belle,” 1 audit Victoria to Eastbourne Sundays only; British Railways – 8 issued “Bournemouth Belle,” 1 issued “Brighton Belle,” 1 issued “Kentish Belle,” 1 issued Brighton to Victoria (excess paper), 1 issued Pullman Parlour Car Waterloo to Southampton Dock; BTC – 1 issued Victoria to Eastbourne / Hastings; 1 undated Waterloo to Bournemouth. Eleven of the tickets were issued at agencies. (20)£180
52LM&SR MISCELLANY comprising 9 issued and 1 audit 1st Class prints – including Bromley Cross, Clough Fold (inset advert), Hoole (inset advert iu), Horbury & Ossett, Stromeferry; audit 3rd Class from Beauchief, Stanton Gate; Parking from Stromeferry; 11 issued dog and article tickets – including Broughton in Furness, Hensall, Marton, Spon Lane, Torver, Ynys; 1 ordering ticket. (25)£40
53BIRMINGHAM & MIDLAND TRAMWAYS JOINT COMMITTEE (B’HAM & MID TRAMWAYS LD.) 2d pink punch type TRAM TICKET for journeys between Summer Row and King’s Head / Windmill Lane and Oldbury / Oldbury and Dudley. The Birmingham & Midland Tramways Co. opened in 1885 and became part of the Birmingham & Midland Tramways Joint Committee on 1/7/1904. (1)£60
54IRISH RAIL TICKET MISCELLANY comprising: B&CDR – 3 audit (including Creevyargon Halt, Millisle Road Halt); GS&WR – 1 issued, 3 audit; L&LSR – issued Burtonport, Gweedore (both 1930s); LMS-NCC – audit ‘Soldier’s Wife Leave’ from Portrush (paper back); MGWR – 4 audit (including Ballinlough); NCCMR – 5 audit returns; NIR – 10 audit (including Bleach Green & Mount, University; to Dhu Varren); UTA – audit Barn of Downshire. (30)£30
55BTC(S) 2d Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS from stations beginning “E” to “P”: Eden Park, Elephant & Castle, Etchingham, Fareham, Frant, Gillingham Kent No 1, Grange Road, Maidstone Barracks, Maidstone East No 1 and No 3, Maidstone West, Marden, Margate No 2, Martin Mill, Merstham, Merton Park, Milford, New Cross, Newport, Okehampton, Orpington and No 1, Oxshott, Oxted, Partridge Green. (25)£60
56CROYDON CORPORATION & LCC TRAMWAYS named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS for use on Routes 16-18, comprising 1d, 2d, 3d, 4d, 5d, and 6d (smaller print), together with a 1d Mid-day, 2d Cheap Fare, 2d Workmen, and 3d Workmen’s Return. (10)N/S
57PRE-NATIONALISATION EDMONDSONS: An all issued selection comprising GWR – Rhymney, 2 x St. Ives, Stourbridge Town (platform – iu); LM&SR – Belfast, Gleneagles (parking), 2 x Oldham Mumps, Royton Junction, St. Helens Junc., 2 x Uttoxeter (to Alton / Denstone); LNER – Kittybrewster, Ladybank, Longmorn, 3 x Penda’s Way, 4 x Scholes, 2 x Wetherby, Wrexham Central; SR – 2 x Wroxall (1 soiled); CLC – Plumley. Mainly VGC. (28)£45
58LINCOLN CORPORATION TRAMWAYS 1d white punch type TRAM TICKET with a clip showing that it was used on a Down journey. The Lincoln system was just 1.84 miles in length and operated from 23/11/1905 to 4/3/1929. It is believed that this ticket – which was printed by Williamson – is from the early period of the tramway’s life. (1)£45
59WANTAGE TRAMWAY: 3” x 1½” thin card tickets, comprising 1st single and 1st return Wantage Road to Grove Bridge, 2nd single Wantage Road to Oxford Lane, 2nd returns Wantage to Wantage Road, and Wantage Road to Grove Bridge. There is also a 4½” x 2¾” paper coupon for a 1/- Day Trip, which includes various advertisements. (6)£40
60GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY – LONDON AREA: issued 3rd singles from High Barnet, 3 x Hitchin (including to Arlesey), 4 x King’s Cross London (including to Three Counties, and West Hallam), Knebworth, Moorgate St., Potter’s Bar, Sandy, Stevenage, Totteridge, and Welwyn. The lot also includes a whole 3rd return from Harringay, Bike, pram, etc. singles King’s Cross to Edinburgh and Inverness, a blank dog ticket from Hertford, and a 3d insurance ticket from King’s Cross No.2A. (20)£85
61BR(W) WELLINGTON SALOP TO MUCH WENLOCK: A collection of fourteen 3rd singles, one 3rd child single, and one 3rd one-piece Half Day Excursion, all issued in 1955, comprising 2 x Buildwas, Horsehay & Dawley, Ironbridge & Broseley, 3 x Ketley (including to New Dale Halt), Lawley Bank, 2 x Lightmoor Platform, 2 x Much Wenlock (including to Farley Halt – trans), and 4 x Wellington Salop. The lot also includes 8 half portions of thin card rail motor tickets. (24)£70
62FURNESS RAILWAY: Issued 3rd singles from Barrow B to Furness Abbey, and Bowness to Lake Side, both in VGC, together with 14 severed halves. The lot also includes a severed half from the CK&PR. (2wh 15hlf).£60
63MARCH AND REDBOURN VICTORIA COACHES numbered stage punch type BUS TICKETS at 3d, 4d and 5d, with Bell Punch Uxbridge 2-25 imprints, and adverts for the company’s Booking Office at 54 Harbour Parade, Ramsgate on the backs. In good condition, though one has a minor crease, visible only on the back. (3)£30
64FERRY, ETC. TICKETS: A selection of 20 tickets, including an early Edmondson weekly from the Hartlepool Ferry, an issued LM&SR-printed Edmondson from the Mersey Ferry, various punch types from the Clyde Navigation and Shell Bay ferries, and other pre-war issues, plus 5 Edmondsons from P&A Campbell Ltd. South Coast steamers, all for returns ex Brighton and endorsed “Specimen”. (20) £30
65BRB(S) mostly 3d Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS: Abbey Wood, Appledore, Bearsted, Bellingham, Borough Green & Wrotham, Canterbury West No 1, Chestfield and Swalecliffe Halt, Crowhurst, Cuxton, Dunton Green, Eltham Well Hall, Gravesend Central, Ham Street & Orlestone, Hither Green No 2, Knockholt, Maidstone East, New Romney & Littlestone-on-Sea, Otford (two different), Plumstead, Sandwich, Selling, Shoreham (Kent), Shortlands, Sidcup No 1 (2d issue), Snodland, Stone Crossing Halt, Swanscombe Halt, Wateringbury, Westenhanger. (30)£65
66LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS CO. LD. 2d Fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from the 1920s from 26 different services numbered between 1 and 126, including 26, 32, 33, 42, 46, 48, 65, 67, 97 and 108. The lot also includes an earlier example from Service 69 when working from Wormley. (27)£60
67SOUTHWOLD RAILWAY: An unused 3rd Class “Fortnightly Ticket Extended to Tourist” Edmondson from Southwold to Liverpool Street in VGC. Closed 12/4/1929. (1)£70
68GWR / BR CAMBRIAN LINES all issued whole comprising 20 x GWR and 5 x BR. Stations include (GWR) from Barmouth, Borth, Builth Rd., Glandyfi, Harlech, Llanbedr & Pensarn, Llandinam, Machynlleth, Minffordd, Newbridge on Wye, Newtown, Oswestry, Talerddig, Three Cocks, Tonfanu, etc., (BR) from Llanbrynmair, Llanidloes, Welshpool, Ynyslas, etc. Mostly VGC. (25)£80
69BR(N): A collection of 36 issued and 4 audit whole. The issued tickets include Dewsbury Central (/), Gilling, Glaisdale, Goathland, Golcar, Holbeck LL, Jarrow South, Lambley, Longwood & Milnsbridge, Low Moor, Manningham, and Methley South. The audit tickets (all lightly overstamped ‘specimen’) are from closed stations. 18 of the issued tickets are to closed stations. (40)£85
70MANCHESTER & MILFORD RAILWAY audit Parly single Pencader to Llanrhystyd Road. In VGC, but with a couple of cancellation clips on the bottom and a ‘cancelled’ stamp on the back. (1)£110
71LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY issued 2nd single from Southport L&Y, together with 3rd singles from Blackburn L&Y, Manchester Vic. A, Mirfield L&Y, Pendleton (/), and Thornhill L&Y, a 3rd return Radcliffe New to Bury, and blank Bicycle single from Southport made out to Penrith. The lot also includes an audit 3rd blank single from Tanshelf Down, and an audit 3rd & Forecabin Day Excursion return from Oldham L&Y. (10)£70
72LM&SR – SCOTLAND: Tickets issued to or from closed stations comprising Carmyle (bike), Carstairs (to Auchengray), Cumnock A&C, Dunblane (to Killin), Dundee West, Glasgow St. Enoch (to Muirkirk), Inverness (to Evanton), Kilmarnock (to Darvel or Mauchline), Lochmaben, Stirling (to Callander). (10)£30
73LONDON INDEPENDENT BUS OPERATORS: Geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from A.T. Bennett & Co. Ltd. (Service 538), Birch Bros. (Service 526), Cambrian Coaching & Goods Transport Ltd. (Routes 268 & 286), City Motor Omnibus Co. Ltd. (Route 536), Commonwealth Omnibus Co., 2 x Dangerfield Overground Service (one PB 629), Enterprise Bus Co., New Era Omnibus Co. Ltd., C.H. Pickup (Service 70 /), Premier Omnibus Co. Ltd., and Redburn's Motor Services, Ltd. (Service 69A). The lot also includes numbered stage issues from Admiral Omnibus Co., Biss Bros, Cambrian Coaching & Goods Transport Ltd., Meteor Buses, Overground Omnibuses, C.H.P., Premier Omnibus Co. Ltd., and Westminster Omnibus Co. Ltd. (20)N/S
74LUGGAGE LABELS: An end of collection miscellany of over 1,000 LB&SCR, SR and BR(S) labels including a number of transitional examples. One or two examples from pre-SR companies and a few parcels and miscellaneous labels noted also. Duplication, sometimes heavy. Needs sorting. Mostly good/VGC. (Qty)£130
75SOUTHERN RAILWAY PLATFORM TICKETS comprising T1D – Brookland Halt, Chilworth, East Farleigh, Harrietsham, Northam, Nutfield, Riddlesdown, Smeeth, Westenhanger; T2A – Bekesbourne, Bordon, Crediton; T2B – Brockley, Cliffe, Grange Road. (15)£30
76NORTH WEST BUS (AND TRAM) TICKET SELECTION comprising punch types from North Wales Silver Motors Ltd. – 1/-, no other details; Crosville Motor Services – 10 tickets from various sets, including 4 Exchange; Burnley, Colne & Nelson Transport Committee – longer 2d and “No fare” numbered stage with sub-title “Colne-Keighley Joint Omnibus Service; Birkenhead Corporation Transport – 2 numbered stage; Wallasey Corporation Tramways – 2d numbered stage; Wallasey Corporation Motor Buses – 9 numbered stage prints from various sets. The lot also includes Ultimate issues from Wallasey and Chester Corporations. (28)£35
77LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued whole comprising a 1st single Watford Junction, 2nd singles Euston E and LL, London Euston E and W, and Willesden No.4, 3rd Parly singles Euston E, Kensington Addison Road, 2 x London Euston E, London Euston W, and West End Lane (Hampstead Heath), 3rd singles Birmingham New St. S, Kensington Addison Road E, London Broad St., London Euston W, London Hampstead Heath No.1, Liverpool Lime St. No.2, Watford Junction, 3rd Parly Child single London Euston WO, 1st and 2nd returns Euston EN, Difference in Fare return Voucher Stanmore, Bicycle singles 2 x Carlisle, Kendal, and Manchester Exchange, Dog singles Carlisle and Manchester London Road. The lot also includes an audit 2nd PT single from Walton & Anfield. Nine of the tickets have excess paper on the backs from previous mounting. (30)£70
78SLIGO, LEITRIM & NORTHERN COUNTIES RAILWAY: A collection of 74 issued 2nd and 3rd singles from the 1954 to 1957 period, with a few differing only by the fare or printing variation. The lot also includes a further 93 issued tickets of the same basic prints, but with pencil amendments to fares and / or the application of child clips. (167)£45
79BR(H) 2ND CLASS SINGLES AND RETURNS: A selection of 748 issued and audit whole Edmondsons from most parts of the region, including closed and destaffed stations. Highland lines well represented. (748)£300
80GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY: An all issued pre-nationalisation selection from stations in Wales, comprising Aberdovey (Bd), Barmouth, Brecon, Brymbo (closed 27/3/1950), Cardiff Queen Street, Dolgelley, Dowlais Caeharris, Hengoed LL, Machynlleth, Minffordd, Newport H. St., Newtown, Panteg & Griffithstown, Pencader, Porthcawl, Portmadoc (to Black Rock Halt), Three Cocks, Towyn, U. Pontnewydd, and Ynyshir. Four of the tickets are 3rd buff singles, two are buff privilege singles, and 2 buff returns. (20)£85
81PLATFORM TICKET MISCELLANY comprising British Railways – BTC conds 1d Aberdare Low Level, Dundee West No.1, Liverpool Lime Street No.4, Llantrisant; 2d Edinburgh Princes St. BTC 1d – Ashford Kent, Carnforth, Gloucester Eastgate A, Wolverhampton; BTC 2d – Axminster, Bournemouth West, Caterham, Chester Northgate, Chilworth, East Grinstead, Eastleigh, Gloucester Central, Harrow & Wealdstone, New Brighton, Newport H. St. 2, Purley No.1, Redhill No.1, Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells West, Twickenham, Wrexham General. The lot also includes 3 BTC Beams and 45 AA tickets (1 British Railways, 31 BTC 2d no r/d, 6 BTC 2d r/d, 3 BTC 3d, 1 BRB 2d, and 3 BRB 3d. (74)£120
82BR(N) issued 2nd Class including Balne, Blackhall Rocks, Bowes, Christon Bank, Hunslet (iu), Kettleness, Leeds Marsh Lane, Little Mill, Methley South, Middleton-in-Teesdale, Norton-on-Tees, Robin Hoods Bay (iu), St. Anthony’s, Sandsend, and Thongsbridge. The lot also includes issued dog tickets from Lofthouse & Outwood, Methley South, Ryhope East, and Scotby (iu), and a BR(E) single from Methley South. All in VGC. (25)£90
83EAST HAM CORPORATION TRAMWAYS named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 3 x ½d (1 poor) and 2 x 1d (one with pencil date 29/3/1907), together with numbered stage issues at 2 x 1d, 1½d, 2d, and 2½d. (10)£120
84BR(M) KETTERING / WELLINGBOROUGH AREA: A selection of whole tickets issued in 1954, comprising Corby & Weldon, 4 x Kettering (to Glendon & Rushden, Higham Ferrers, Raunds), 3 x Higham Ferrers, 2 x Raunds (including Child Angler return – a rare print!), Ringstead & A., 3 x Rushden, Thrapston Bridge Street, 2 x Thrapston M. Rd., Wellingborough M. Rd. (CWS agency), and Wellingborough L. Rd. Mainly VGC. (20)£80
85BTC(S) 2d PLATFORM TICKETS comprising Bexhill West, Corfe Castle (/), Cowes, Datchet, East Farleigh, Havant, Maidstone West, Mill Hill, Newport, Paddock Wood, Ryde Esplanade, Ryde Pier Head, Ryde St. Johns Road, Sandown, Shanklin, Staines Central, Ventnor No.2, Wateringbury, Windsor & Eton Riverside, Yalding. (20)£50
86CÓRAS IOMPAIR ÉIREANN: A mounted collection of 118 whole, of which around 40% are issued, and the remainder audit. The latter include a number of closed stations, while there are also 3 platform tickets. (118)£75
87LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 2nd single Okehampton to Tavistock (light central /), together with an unclipped audit 3rd Day Excursion Return Bow to Devonport, a Tourist severed half Waterloo S to Padstow, and Soldier, Seaman & Co. on Furlough outward half Devonport to Plymouth Mutley (soiled). The lot also includes a GWR pre-grouping Day Trip return half Bere Alston to Mutley. (2wh 3hlf)£55
88LONDON RAIL TICKET MISCELLANY: An all issued selection comprising ELRJC– Shadwell 1; LT&GW – Hammersmith (dog); LT&LNE – 2 x Croxley Green; M&GC – Aylesbury; W&BR – Bow Road (dog), Bow Road 1; Met. – 5 issues from c.1900. A variety of origins; 6 later issues; Met. & Dist. – High St. Kensington 1; LPTB – dog, etc. issued 1938. (20)£28
89SHEPPEY LIGHT RAILWAY: A selection of Southern Railway issues comprising four vertically-printed Rail Motor tickets for various journeys, all undated, but clipped and believed to have been used, together with a Special Cheap Day Return from Queenborough to Leysdown with an ink date of 20/5/1950 on the back, and a severed half from Leysdown to Sheerness East. (5wh 1hlf)£70
90GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY issued 3rd singles from Bourne to Morton Road (closed 22/9/1930) and Newark to Barkstone (renamed 12/1916), together with an issued blank bicycle, perambulator, etc, single from Corby, made out to Wakefield. (3)£30
91GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY issued singles from George Lane (/ renamed 5/7/1937), Lower Edmonton (1st), Silvertown (1st), Cambridge (to Wisbech), Cambridge Heath, Leytonstone, Liverpool Street ES (to New Cross LB&SCR), Newmarket (to Leamington), Waterbeach, Wisbech. (10)£75
92INVERGARRY & FORT AUGUSTUS RAILWAY: An unused 4¼” x 4⅞” thin card “Through Single Journey Ticket for Owner or Drover accompanying Live Stock by Goods Train” from Gairlochy. (1)£35
93LONDON AREA TRAM TICKET MISCELLANY: Named stage punch type issues comprising 7 LCC Tramways (3 x Services 6-10, 16-18, 20, 22-24; 1 x Services 56, 58, 60, 62, 64; 2 x Services 76, 78, 80; 1 x 2d Cheap Midday Fare), and 7 from Croydon Corporation Tramways (3 x 1d Main – different backs, 1 different Bell Punch imprint; 2d Local; 1d Cheap Mid-day Fare; 1d and 2d Universal Transfer. The lot also includes a SMET 1d numbered stage print. (15)£20
94CALEDONIAN RAILWAY 2¾” x 1¾” LUGGAGE LABEL on orange paper ‘To be fixed with an ordinary Destination label on Luggage of Passengers using Sleeping Saloons from Caledonian Stations’, with a large letter ‘S’ at each end. VGC. (1)£20
95LNER T3B PLATFORM TICKET from Epping A, dated 27/2/1949 and in VGC. (1)£190
96DUBLIN UNITED TRAMWAYS CO. 1d named stage TRAM TICKETS from all different lines comprising – Capel Street, Castlewood Avenue, Closkeagh, Clontarf, Dartry, Clontarf, Donnybrook, Drumcondra, Glasnevin, Harold’s X, Palmerston Park, Phoenix Park, Inchicore, North Quays, Sandymount, and Sandymount Green. (16)£45
97LONDON, BRIGHTON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY issued 3rd singles comprising Anerley No.9, Balham No.3, Balham Up, Balham Up Local (Bd), Balham D’n – plus No.1 and No.2, Bognor, Brighton – plus No.7 (Bd) and No.8, Brockley D/n No.6 – plus No.10, Chichester, C. Palace Station, Dorking, Earlswood, East Dulwich – plus No.5, Eastbourne, Ewell (/), Fittleworth (closed 7/2/1955), Forest Hill – plus No.9, Gipsy Hill. (25)£100
98EASTERN COUNTIES BUS TICKET SELECTION, comprising The National Omnibus and Transport Co. Ltd. – 1d, 2d, 3d, and 2 x 4d numbered stage prints with Chelmsford / Colchester adverts on the backs; The National Omnibus & Transport Co. Ltd. & Associated Companies (in association with British Railways) – 3d, 4d, and 5d singles; 10d and 1/8d return portions, and a 3/- long single / return, all believed to be from Eastern England but without specific identification; The Eastern National Omnibus Co. Ltd. – 1d and 3d numbered stage punch tickets, a single Insert Setright, and 5 used Willebrew tickets; City Coach Co. Ltd. – 4 different style used Insert Setrights; Primrose Coaches Chelmsford – a used Willebrew ticket. (24)£60
99END OF COLLECTION MISCELLANY comprising 5 GWR, 1 GW&LM&SR, 1 LM&SR, 12 BR(S) and 44 x BR(W) transitional and early prints, 6 platform tickets, 1 GWR and 13 early BR(W) season tickets, 2 x SR and 45 mainly early BR(S) halves. The lot also includes c.70 used tickets from the Manx Electric Railway. Considerable duplication in the BR(W), season, and MER tickets. Condition of BR tickets good / VG; MER issues include a few recovered from the ground! (Qty)£35
100BODMIN & WADEBRIDGE RAILWAY: A pink 2nd Class 2¼” x 1½” card ticket with the printed year 1856 and a fare of 1/-. The name G.T. Liddell is written along the bottom. The front is a little grubby whilst the back has excess paper from previous mounting. The company was incorporated in May 1832, the first part of the line opening in July 1834. It was vested in the LSWR in July 1887. (1)£180
101BR PLATFORM TICKETS – ISLE OF WIGHT comprising British Railways – Transitional (blank back) from Cowes, Mill Hill, Ryde Esplanade, Shanklin, Ventnor No.2; RE conditions from Newport, Ryde Pier Head, Sandown, Shanklin, Ventnor No.1; BTC conditions from Cowes, Newport, 2 x Ryde Esplanade (different prints), Ryde Pier Head, Sandown; BTC – 1d from Ryde Esplanade, Ventnor No.2; 2d from Newport, Ryde Esplanade, Ryde Pier Head, 2 x Ryde St. Johns Road (different), Shanklin, Ventnor No.1; BRB – 3d from Ryde Esplanade, 2 x Ryde Pier Head (different), 2 x Ryde St. John’s Road (different), Shanklin. (31)£80
102GLYN VALLEY TRAMWAY CO. issued singles from Glynceiriog to Chirk (date unclear), and Pontfadog to Chirk, dated 17/1/1922. Both in VGC. (2)£55
103END OF COLLECTION TRAMWAY TICKET MISCELLANY: A selection of tickets, mainly around 100 years old, from 3 x Bournemouth Corporation Tramways, Dover Corporation Tramways, LCC Trams, London United Tramways, The Metropolitan Electric Tramways, 7 x North Metropolitan Tramways, City of Oxford & District Tramways Co., 2 x The Poole & District Electric Traction Co., 8 x Southampton Corporation Tramways (4 are early roll types), and The City of York Tramways Co. Ltd. The lot also includes 2 small roll tickets from the Edinburgh & District Tram Co. Ltd. The tickets in this lot are different from those of the same companies in Lot 403. (28)£110
104NORFOLK & SUFFOLK JOINT COMMITTEE: A collection of 15 all different issued whole from Gorleston-on-Sea (including a GER print with “Joint Railways Committee” in the heading), together with two issued whole from Hopton on Sea, and an LNER 3rd Child single from Lowestoft Central to Corton via N&S Joint Ry. (18)£65
105LMS T3B PLATFORM TICKETS from stations beginning “F” to “N”: Fleetwood, Glasgow (Central), Highbury & Islington, Holyhead, Inverness, Kings Langley & AL, Liverpool Lime St (Set 4), Llandudno BO, London (Euston) No 2, Manchester (Ex) No 1, Manchester (Lon Rd) No 3 and LMS FSOB, Mold, Newark (LMS); CHESHIRE LINES COMMITTEE (LMS T3B): Liverpool (Central) No 2. (15)£120
106LIVERPOOL UNITED TRAMWAYS & OMNIBUS CO. roll type HORSE TRAM TICKET for 1d journeys between Lodge Lane and Smithdown Road, Bold Street and Castle Street, and Bold Street and Pier Head in VGC. This concern was formed by amalgamation in 1876 and was taken over by Liverpool Corporation on 1/1/1897. (1)£60
107PRE-GROUPING EDMONDSON MISCELLANY: A collection of 36 issued and 14 audit whole comprising Cambrian, 3 x GWR, M&SWJR, Rhymney, Caledonian, 2 x CK&PR, 2 x DR&CR, G&SWR, L&YR, 12 x L&NWR, L&NW&GW Joint, M&CR, MR, SMJR, 2 x E&GR, GD&HR, 4 x GNR, 2 x MS&LR, 3 x NBR, NER, LB&SCR, 4 x L&SWR, 2 x SE&CR, and SE&C&DR. Condition varies, but generally good. (50)£190
108SOUTHERN RAILWAY: A collection of 30 single coupon issued whole including Bournemouth West, Grove Ferry, Horsham, Maidstone East, Margate West, Oxted, Queenborough, Rye, Sandling Junction, and a number of transitional prints. (30)£80
109METROPOLITAN RAILWAY purple 1st single Notting Hill Gate to King’s Cross, dated 10/5/1875 and in VGC, other than a cancellation clip at the top. (1)£30
110NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY: An all issued selection comprising a 1st single Hull to Newark GN, 3rd singles Croft Spa to Darlington, Darlington to Croft Spa, Robin’s Hood Bay to West Cliff Whitby, a 3rd blank single Newcastle B made out to Copmanthorpe, a 3rd child single Croft Spa to Darlington, a 1st blank 1,000 mile series single Harrogate made out to Doncaster, and Cycle Check Tickets from Garforth and Leamside. (9)£130
111BR CLOSED AND RENAMED STATIONS: An all region selection of tickets issued from and / or to closed stations, comprising Allhallows-on-Sea, Buxworth, Cowley, Cranleigh, Crook, Crystal Palace HL., (to Moulton Halt), Elsted, Embleton, Lordship Lane, (to Hothfield Halt), Newick & Chailey, (to Stroud area halts), Teston Crossing Halt, Tunbridge Wells West, Tweedmouth, Waddon Marsh Halt (renamed), (to Teston Crossing Halt), Well-next-the-Sea, West Weybridge (renamed). (20)£75
112LANCASHIRE, DERBYSHIRE & EAST COAST RAILWAY 3rd single Tuxford to Clowne, dated 30/11/190x (year unclear) and in VGC, other than a cancellation clip at the top. The ticket is of the first type used by the company, without the “Dukeries Route” suffix. (1)£95
113IPSWICH CORPORATION TRAMWAYS named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS at 1d, 2d, and 3d Whitton to Derby Road Station. All of the tickets have been used and are in good condition, with minor glue marks / Bd. (3)£50
114BR(S) 2ND CLASS SINGLES AND RETURNS: A selection of 622 issued and audit whole Edmondsons from most parts of the region, including closed and destaffed stations. (622)£200
115SOUTHERN RAILWAY T3 PLATFORM TICKETS from Chatham, Cosham No.1, Dorchester, Dover Priory, Eastbourne No.4, East Dulwich, East Grinstead, Eastleigh, Exeter Central No.1, Fareham, Faversham No.2, Feltham No.3, Fratton No.1 and No.2, Gillingham Kent No.1. (15)£110
116(THE) LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS CO. LTD. A collection of 31 named stage punch type BUS TICKETS (some with partial alpha stages) from Services 3, 4, 6, 11, 22, 24, 25B, 27, 29, 40, 41, 43, 43A, 43S? (with Train portion), 57, 60, 73, 88, 96, 106, 111, together with 20 LGOC & ASSOCIATED COS. issues from Services 7&107, 9, 11, 12&112, 18, 24, 27, 29, 43, 58, 69, 75&175, 77A, 93, 110, 153, and 177, plus a numbered stage print. Odd tickets are a little foxed, but otherwise condition is good. (52)£30
117LM&SR SWANSEA VALE LINE: An issued 3rd single Swansea St. Thomas to Brynamman, dated 24/9/1948, together with 3rd Child single Brynamman to Cwmllynfell, dated 11/9/1948. All three stations closed on 25/9/1950. (2)£55
118TRAM TICKET MISCELLANY: Named stage punch types comprising: Leeds City Trams. – 2d White Cross (Guisley) / Roundhay Terminus; Plymouth Corporation Tramways – 1d Routes 1-3 & 7, 1½d Routes 1,3 & 7, and 1½d Routes 2 & 2A; Swansea Improvements & Tramways Co. – 2d and 2½d Brynmill Route, and 2½d Sketty Route. The lot also includes two 1d roll tickets from Maidstone Corporation Tramways which are for the same stages, but with subtle differences in the layout on the “Up” portion. (9)£35
119TOTTENHAM & HAMPSTEAD JUNCTION RAILWAY issued whole comprising a Midland print from Crouch Hill to South Tottenham & Stamford Hill (renamed 1/7/1903; dated 4/5/1898), and Great Eastern prints from Harringay Park to Gospel Oak (/ dated 02/11/1916), and South Tottenham to St. Ann’s Road (dated 8/1/1894). (3)£45
120GNR (IRELAND) issued singles from Belfast and Dublin Amiens St. to a wide range of destinations, most of which are now closed. The Belfast tickets are to Adelaide and Windsor, Ballinamallard, Carrickmacross, Carrickmore, Castleblayney, Cootehill, Donaghmore, Killylea, Lisbellaw, Lisnaskea, Mullafernaghan, Pettigo, Sixmilecross, and Stewartstown (1st); those from Dublin are to Balbriggan, Beauparc (1st), Clontarf (1st), Bessbrook, Howth, and Moira. Most of the tickets were issued in 1904, but there is one from 1900 and another from 1911. The faces are in good condition (with odd ones VG), but all have excess paper on the backs from previous mounting, which ought to be removable with care; 3 have Bd as a result of extraction from the album. (20)£30
121RUABON TO BARMOUTH AND FESTINIOG: Mostly 3rd Class from Bala (1a 1i), Glan Llyn (i), Glan Llyn Halt (i), Glyndyfrdwy (i), Llangollen (i), Llangower Halt (iu), Llanuwchllyn (d) Ruabon (i) and Trawsfynydd (i). (10)£30
122NARROW GAUGE RAILWAYS LIMITED undated and unclipped Adult single from Ravenglass to Beckfoot. In VGC. (1)£26
123LONDON AREA ROAD / RAIL SELECTION comprising 3 punch types (stuck onto card) – LGOC & Central London Railway through ticket, LGOC & London Electric Railway through ticket, and LUT Ltd. rail through ticket exchange – together with a District Railway and LGOC Edmondson for a journey from St. James’ Park to Putney Bridge thence by omnibus to Roehampton (Bd), and 3 severed halves – C&SL & LGOC, and 2 x LPTB. (4wh 3hlf)£55
124BR(S) HOLLAND ROAD HALT: A collection of 5 tickets issued from, and 10 issued to, this halt near Brighton, which closed on 7/5/1956. With one exception, the tickets were issued in 1954 and 1955. A mixture of transitional and slightly later 1st / 3rd Class prints. Mainly VGC. (15)£35
125BRB(S) 3d Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS from LB&SCR Area stations: Banstead, Betchworth, Bramber, Burgess Hill, Cowden, Crowborough & Jarvis Brook, Edenbridge, Epsom Downs, Falmer, Forest Row, Grange Road, Hailsham, Hever, Horam No 1 and No 2, Horsham, Lancing, London Road Brighton, Mayfield, Normans Bay Halt, Ore, Polegate (0000), Southbourne Halt, Sutton (price shown as “0/3”), Tunbridge Wells West (two – 1 has no diamond), Uckfield, Warnham, Whyteleafe, Wimbledon Park. (30)£100
126SOUTH AFRICAN RAILWAYS: A collection of 24 issued whole, 120 severed halves, 43 large card, and 16 paper tickets. The whole tickets are mainly from c.1960, the remainder from 1953/54. Includes types such as Native Fare, then associated with this part of the world, and bundle of washing accompanying passenger. A few of the large card tickets are for the SAR Road Motor Service, and there are paper tickets for “The Blue Train.” (24wh 120hlf 59 other)£40
127DISTRICT RAILWAY comprising singles with skeleton letter and red “I” and “O” overprints from West Kensington (2nd), Monument and South Kensington (3rd): singles with “I” and “O” from Charing Cross and Victoria; singles with coloured stripes / bands from Cannon Street and St. James’ Park (to Brompton Road or Dover Street); later green singles from Aldgate East, Blackfriars LO, Cannon Street 1 (soiled), Charing Cross 2 (buff card), Hammersmith, High St. Kensington 2 (Bd), Mark Lane, Monument – and 1, Temple – and Auto, Victoria 1 and 2, West Kensington; station of origin prints from Blackfriars, and Mansion House; pink single from High St. Kensington 1, and a vertical pink issue from S. Kensington. (25)£40
128GLOUCESTER CORPORATION LIGHT RAILWAYS named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising a pink 1d by Auto-Ticket of Liverpool (without the company title in the text) and a green 1½d by Williamson, endorsed on the back “Issued on Tramcar No.24 (Bristol Rd. – Cross)”. (2)£20
129LM&SR, LNER, GWR, and SR ARTICLE SINGLES AND RETURNS: A collection of 178 mainly issued whole Edmondsons, including closed and destaffed stations. (178)£100
130LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 2nd singles from Lichfield TV to Lichfield City, and Rotton Park Road (closed 26/11/1934) to Monument Lane (closed 17/11/1958), together with a 3rd Parly single from Colwich (closed 3/3/1958) to Milford and Brocton (closed 6/3/1950), and 3rd singles from Stafford No.1 to Walsall, and Stirchley (renamed 9/7/1923; closed 2/6/1952) to Stafford. (5)£460
131GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY yellow 1st single Seven Sisters to Bishopsgate dated 21/5/1873, and therefore to the terminus that closed on 1/11/1875 following the completion of Liverpool Street. In VGC other than a cancellation clip at the top. (1)£60
132GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY: A selection of 23 issued 3rd Class pre-nationalisation prints from all different stations, including Buckfastleigh, Burghclere, Clutton, Cullompton, Durston, Dymock (iu), Midsomer Norton & Welton, Praze, Rossett, Saltney Halt, Stoulton, Swimbridge, Tiddington, Toddington, Winchester GW, Woburn Green, and Woodhay. The lot also includes undated and unclipped issues from Boxford and Shepherds. All in VGC. (25)£120
133BR – CLOSED STATIONS AND LINES, AND PULLMAN TICKETS: An all issued collection comprising: From closed stations: Aberdare Low Level, Bala, Banbury Merton Street (pre-dated regulation), Ebbw Vale LL, Fishguard & Goodwick, Higham Ferrers (parking), Killin, Llanfair, Llanfair Anglesey, Luffenham, Leaminton Avenue (sic), Newport, Verney Junction, Wroxall: To closed stations; Ashby Magna, Cowes, Islip, Llanfair, Newport Pagnell, Neyland, Tebay, 2 x Ventnor, Wroxall. Closed lines: Bangor LM to Pwllheli, Bletchley to Oxford / Cambridge, Northampton Castle to Wellingborough; Pullman Car: 12 tickets from 11 different origins. (30)£80
134VICTORIA STEAMBOAT ASSOCIATION LTD. issued Edmondsons from Battersea Park to London Bridge, Blackfriars to Chelsea or Battersea, Greenwich Pier to Promenade (Bd), and Westminster to London, endorsed on the back “en route from Westminster Abbey to Greenwich” – the first two issued in 1891; the year of issue is unclear on the others. The lot also includes an undated ticket from London Bridge Old Swan to Battersea. The VSA was formed in 2/1888 (5)£150
135PLATFORM TICKET MISCELLANY comprising – GWR – T2 Stourbridge Town: T3 Oxford U, Windsor & Eton; LM&SR – T1B Hamilton Central A: T2A Belmont, Hollinwood (stained), South Hampstead; T3A Buxton No.1, Failsworth; SR – T1C Umberleigh; T2B Braunton, Sidley; LNER – Free from Grantham; British Railways – RE Conds Kirkcaldy, Scarborough Cent No., Withernsea; BTC conds Wrexham Central. (17)£30
136NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY 3rd singles from Bridlington to King’s Cross, and Ravenscar to Fyling Hall, together with a 1st blank single from Pilmoor, made out to Sessay, a 3rd special return from South Bank (repaired), and bicycle singles from Appleby, Darlington N, Howdon-on-Tyne, Kirkby Stephen, Temple Sowerby, and Warcop. (10)£55
137GLASGOW & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY 3rd single Newtonairds to Dumfries, numbered “00” and issued on the opening day of the Cairn Valley line on 1st March 1905. See also Lot 437. (1)£300
138LNER – EX GNR LONDON SUBURBAN AREA: An all issued selection comprising Baldock, Bowes Park, Crouch End, Cuffley & Goffs Oak, East Finchley, 2 x Finsbury Park 1 (also 3 and 4 – all with Northern Heights destinations), Harringay (/), Hatfield, Hertford North, Highgate, Hitchin, 4 x Hornsey, Letchworth, New Barnet, New Southgate for Colney Hatch (/), Oakleigh Park, 2 x Oakleigh Park for East Barnet, 2 x Palmers Green & Southgate, Stroud Green (repaired), Welwyn Garden City, 2 x Wood Green Alexandra Park. (30)£65
139NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY: A BRONZE MEDALLION in the shape of an 8-sided star polygon. The front has the company name within a circular band and the emblem within that. The back has “NB” and “RC” in ornate letters, within which is a thin metal strip with the name “JAMES PATON”. The number “140” is engraved at the bottom. In VGC. (1)£45
140LONDON, CHATHAM & DOVER RAILWAY issued 2nd single Westgate-on-Sea to Margate (minor Bd), together with an untitled SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY 2nd single Elmers End to Lower Sydenham (SER in conditions on back; dated 4/7/1876 /), and, from the same company, a 2nd single East Croydon to Charing Cross (excess paper back), and a 3rd single Ashford to Wellington Coll (/). The lot also includes one LC&DR and 11 SER severed halves, 6 of which are untitled on the front, but show the company initials in the conditions on the backs). (4wh 12hlf)£65
141BR(H): 15 issued whole (including Blackwood, Brechin, Corstophine, Crieff, Ellon, Galashiels, St. Boswells, Wick), together with 52 audit whole – many from (and to) closed stations, such as Appin, Auckinleck, Beattock, Bridge of Dun, Buckie, Carnwath, Cupar Angus, Crianlarich Lower, Dinwoodie, Dufftown, Eastriggs, Granton Road, Gretna Green, Kentallen, Laurencekirk, Mauchline, Portsoy, Rothes, Sanquhar, and Stranraer Town. The lot also includes 12 audit David MacBrayne singles from Stornoway to rail destinations. (79)£170
142PEAK LINE OF DERBYSHIRE: A selection of unclipped audit tickets, mainly in VGC, comprising: LM&SR – 6 x Matlock; BR(M) – 9 x Bakewell, 17 x Buxton, 11 x Chapel-en-le-Frith, 3 x Darley Dale, 6 x Matlock Bath, 12 x Millers Dale, 6 x Peak Forest, and 4 x Rowsley. The lot also includes 10 unclipped audit tickets from Tutbury. (84)£85
143LONDON INDEPENDENT BUS OPERATORS: 1d named stage punch type BUS TICKET from Commonwealth Omnibus Co,, together with numbered stage prints from British Lion Omnibus, Cambrian Coaching & Goods Transport Ltd, Clarence Buses, 2 x Frith & Hope, 2 x PHR Harris, Hawklove, 3 x Holliday Bangs & Dengate (including scarce 9d), 2 x The Pirate Bus, A.G. Summerskill, and The Veleta Omnibus Co. The lot also includes a Railodok Electric Cars alpha stage issue from the 1924 Wembley Exhibition. (17)£250
144LNER issued singles from Aldersgate St. (blue 3rd), Aldersgate & Barbican (2nd), Aby for Claythorpe, Barkston, Barnard Castle, Blackhall Rocks, Bottesford (to Redmile & Belvoir), Boughton, Bramley, Chesterfield Central (iu), Church Fenton, Claypole, Corby, Dullingham, East Ham, Gedling & Carlton, George Lane (/), Glasgow Charing Cross, Goathland, Great Ponton (iu). (20)£85
145LM&SR PLATFORM TICKETS comprising T3A – Euston (No.1); T3B – Kentish Town, London (St. Pancras), St. Albans (City), St. Pancras (B), Watford Junction (No.1), and Willesden (No.1). The lot also includes a Beam ticket from Southend-on-Sea (L.M.S.). (8)£35
146DEVON GENERAL OMNIBUS AND TOURING CO. LTD. A collection of 15 numbered stage punch type BUS TICKETS comprising 7 longer types (pink and light blue), 4 standard size prints (3d, 10d, 1/3d and 1/6d), 2 return sections (6d, 2/-), and 2 Exchange portions. The lot also includes an insert Setright return, and a 2d stage ticket from SIDMOUTH MOTOR CO. LTD. Condition good / VG. (17)£90
147INDIAN RAILWAYS: A selection of 30 used Edmondsons dating from the mid-1970s onwards from several of the constituent regions. Includes a variety of types and 12 PLATFORM TICKETS from different stations, 2 of which are non-Edmondsons. (30)£45
148MIDLAND RAILWAY JOINT RAIL AND STEAMER TICKETS: Three unissued vertical returns comprising MR & Belle Steamers 1st & Saloon Black Horse Road to Herne Bay; 3rd & Fore Cabin London St. Pancras to Gorleston & Yarmouth; MR & NP Steamers – 3rd & Fore Cabin London St. Pancras to Ramsgate. (3)£60
1492ND CLASS PRIVILEGE SINGLES AND RETURNS: A collection of 320 mainly issued BTC / BRB whole Edmondsons from all regions, including closed and destaffed stations (320)£160
150HIGHLAND RAILWAY blank Local bicycle single from Aberfeldy, made out to Lairg at a pre-printed fare of 3/-. Dated 2/7/1910 and in VGC. (1)£70
151LNER – FORMER GNR LINES: Issued whole from Abbots Ripton, Aldersgate & Barbican, Alexandra Palace St’n, Bourne, Dukeries Junc. St’n (blank single made out to Ollerton), Enfield Chase, Essendine, Grimsby Town, Hitchin, King’s Cross London (Theatrical, etc, to Grimsby Docks), Muswell Hill, Offord & Buckden, Potters Bar & South Mimms. The lot also includes audit whole from Netherfield & Colwick, Tattershall. (15)£85
152EAST KENT RAILWAY issued 3rd singles from Ash Town, 2 x Shepherdswell (1/), and Woodnesboro’, together with audit / unclipped singles from 3 x Elvington, Eythorne, thin card singles from Eythorne (issued), and Eastry (audit), audit thin card returns from 4 x Shepherdswell, and a thin card Workman’s single from Tilmanstone Colliery. The lot also includes issued Edmondson returns from Eythorne, and Tilmanstone Colliery, an issued article ticket to 25 miles, a Cheap Day return from Eythorne (undated, but possible used as it bears examination clips), and 3rd CDR from Knowlton. (20)£130
153THE METROPOLITAN ELECTRIC TRAMWAYS: A selection of 8 named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS in different styles (½d, 1d, 1½d, 2 x 2d, 2½d, 3d and Exchange), together with 6 numbered stage issues with the abbreviated MET Ltd. title (including 3d Workman’s Return) and 2d TIM ticket issued on 25/8/1935. (15)£90
154GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY selection of standard size LUGGAGE LABELS comprising types G55/1 (1 to Cowbit) and G55/2 (35); plus a selection of MIDLAND & GREAT NORTHERN JOINT RAILWAYS comprising types M111 (32) and M112 (33) to a wide variety of destinations. All different and mostly VGC. Some rarities noted. (101)£65
155LNER PLATFORM TICKETS comprising T3A from Hatfield Peverel A, Liverpool Street B (slightly soiled); T3B from Braintree & Bocking A, Brightlingsea A, Bures A, Cambridge Hth A, Forest Gate EO A, Halesworth A, Hockley A, King’s Lynn A, North Berwick, Norwich Thorpe A, Woodham Ferrers A; T3C from Cromer Beach, Fenchurch St. A, Marylebone No.1 M, and Marylebone No.2 M. The lot also includes Free issues from Bishop’s Stortford, Derby, and Stamford. (20)£120
156STOCKPORT CORPORATION TRAMWAYS named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 3 x 1d (including Hazel Grove to Heavily Schools), 2½d (foxed), 3d, 3½d and 4½d, together with numbered stage issues at 1½d, 3d and 5d. Three of the tickets have the name in full, 6 have the shortened “SCT”, while the other has “RG” for the Reddish to Gatley route. (10)£45
157NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY: A selection of audit whole comprising a 1st single Stoke-on-Trent to Leicester Mid. (small stamp hinge on back, but detail not obscured), together with 3rd Privilege Returns from Crewe to Ashbourne, Longton to Llandudno LNW, and Uttoxeter to Ingestre GN, and a 3rd Child Privilege Return from Stoke-on-Trent to Leigh. (5)£26
158CITY OF CARLISLE ELECTRIC TRAM’S CO. LD. 1d punch type TRAM TICKET for the Stanwix Section in VGC. This system operated from 30/6/1900 to 21/11/1931. The ticket is believed to be from the earlier period. (1)£90
159LNER – EX GCR LINES: A collection of 100 audit whole. A little duplication of some stations, but not of individual prints. Includes origins such as Arkwright Street, Bickershaw & Abram, Lutterworth, Nottingham RC Stn Up, Nottingham Vic, Ollerton, Pilsley, Reepham Lincs., Rushcliffe Halt, St. Helens C., Saughall, Shirebrook North, Skellingthorpe, Staveley Town, Tibshelf Town, Wadsley Bridge, West Leigh & Bedford, and Wickenby. (100)£120
160GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY 3rd single from Chartley (closed 4/12/1939) to Uttoxeter. Full date unclear, but from first decade of 20th century. (1)£110
161BRB(M) Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS: 2d: Gospel Oak, Highbury & Islington, Kilburn (High Road), Manchester (Oxford Rd), Rochdale No 2, St. Albans (Abbey), Stockport (Tiviot Dale), Stonebridge Park, West End Lane; 3d: Atherstone, Aylesbury, Birkenhead (Central), Blackpool (North), Burnley Barracks, Bury (Bolton Street), Chester (Northgate), Elstree & Borehamwood, Guide Bridge, Harpenden (Central), Headstone Lane, Hampstead Heath No 1, Kenton, Liverpool (James Street) No 2, Poulton-le-Fylde, Prestwich, Radcliffe (Central), Shrewsbury, Sudbury Hill (Harrow), West Hampstead (Midland), Whitefield. (30)£110
162SOUTHERN RAILWAY – ISLE OF WIGHT: Issued whole comprising 3 x Alverstone, 2 x Blackwater (IW), 3 x Haven Street, 2 x Horringford, 2 x Newchurch, Newport, 6 x Merstone. The lot also includes an audit return from Horringford. (20)£110
163LCC TRAMWAYS: A selection of long and short punch type TRAM TICKETS from several routes in North and South London, including a short 2½d for routes 61-63, a 1d Cheap for Service 77 and a 3d for Service 57. (40)£35
164LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 1st single West End Lane West Hampstead, together with a 2nd single from Standon Bridge (child clip), 3rd Parly singles from Madeley LNW (dated 20/7/1876), Stockport S, and 3rd singles from Chester, Hampstead Heath No.1, Kentish Town, Kensington Addison Road W,. Lichfield City, Tring (to Streatham Hill), Uxbridge Road No.1, Willesden No.3, Yeathouse (closed 13/4/1931), and a 3rd child single Bolton-le-Sands. The lot also includes issued article tickets from Plumpton, St. Albans, Sutton Coldfield, and Ynys, an audit 1st single from Hundred End, and an audit bicycle ticket issued in conjunction with a Holiday Contract Ticket in North Wales. (20)£210
165BRITISH RAILWAYS (S) TRANSITIONAL 1d Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS from Bellingham, Blackheath No.1, Crofton Park, Dorchester West, East Croydon No.3, Honor Oak Park, Lewes, Maidstone East No.1, New Cross Gate, Peckham Rye, Portsmouth & Southsea No.1, Red Hill No.1, and Sevenoaks No.2. The lot also includes later prints with BTC conds from Ryde Pier Head and Ventnor No.2. (15)£80
166OMNIBUS TICKETS: A selection of punch type stock BUS TICKETS in a variety of styles, and by different printers – Bell Punch (mainly with dated imprints in the 1920s), Keates (older prints), Rowley, Victoria Printing, and Williamson. The origin of the tickets indicates that many were used in the Potteries. Some have the name of the operator written on the backs – Berrisford, Cambrian, Duggins – while four have adverts for Hillman’s Saloon Coaches. The lots also includes a numbered stage issue with the title “Blue Motor Buses”, but no identification of the company’s base. (27)£28
167CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS issued 1st single Oswestry to Whitchurch (VGC), together with a 2nd single Abermule to Welshpool (minor damage front; excess paper back), 3rd Parly singles Minffordd to Penrhyndeudraeth (excess paper back), and Oswestry to Porthywaen (minor Bd), and 8 severed halves (some with excess paper on backs) – two of which form a complete One Day Excursion return from Builth Wells to Llandovery LNW. (4wh 8hlf)£65
168IRISH RAIL MISCELLANY comprising 1 issued and 2 audit whole from the CIE, together with audit issues from 1 x B&CDR, 1 x CDRJC, 14 x GNRI, 4 x GNRB, 2 x GSR, 21 x LMS-NCC (mainly from Dunloy – including to Ballycastle), 34 x SL&NCR, and 29 x UTA. The lot also includes 98 severed halves, comprising 58 x CIE (mainly Amiens St. – with duplication), 14 x GNRI, 4 x LMS-NCC, 20 x SL&NCR, and 2 x UTA. (109wh 98hlf)£40
169BR(W/S) WEST COUNTRY: a collection of 17 issued singles from all different stations including Ashburton, Bere Alston, Dulverton, Fowey, Halwill, Hatherleigh, Kingsbridge, Liskeard (to Coombe Jn. Halt – trans), Marazion (trans), Tiverton Junction (to Coldharbour Halt), Torrington (to Watergate Halt), Witham (to Cranmore – trans), and Wrafton. The lot also includes an audit single from Petrockstow, and parking tickets from Barnstaple Jn. and Padstow – the latter undated. (20)£75
170GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY Edmondson for an 8d journey on the Slough & Beaconsfield ROAD MOTOR OMNIBUS SERVICE. Minor creasing and a little Bd. (1)£90
171PRE-NATIONALISATION MISCELLANY comprising GWR – 1 issued and 4 audit; LM&SR – 3 issued an 6 audit; LNER – 18 issued and 27 audit; SR – 5 issued and 2 audit. The lot also includes 263 severed halves (16 GWR, 60 LM&SR, 100 LNER, 81 SR, 6 Joint line), plus – from the pre-grouping era, 1 issued L&SWR, 1 audit MR, and 8 miscellaneous halves. (78wh 271hlf)£75
172SOUTHERN RAILWAY – LONDON TERMINI: Issued 3rd singles from 6 x Cannon Street, 32 x Charing Cross, 8 x Holborn Viaduct, 31 x London Bridge, 5 x St. Pauls, 7 x Victoria, and 6 x Waterloo, plus 5 issued HM Forces on Leave singles (3 Charing Cross; 2 London Bridge). (100)£140
173BR(E) EAST ANGLIA: All issued whole comprising 2 x Audley End (1 to Bartlow; 1 trans), Bishop’s Stortford, Bury St. Edmunds (to Haverhill North – trans), Cambridge (to Sible & Castle Hedingham), 3 x Halstead, Harwich PQ, Haughley (trans), 2 x Haverhill, Haverhill North (trans), 2 x London Liverpool St. (to Sible & Castle Hedingham), Maldon East, 2 x Marks Tey (to Cambridge / to Sible & Castle Hedingham), Mildenhall, Melton Constable, Norwich City, North Woolwich, Peterborough East, Whittlesford, Wisbech East (trans). (25)£85
174SCOTTISH RAIL MISCELLANY comprising D&B Joint – pre-grouping / transitional audit returns – Wednesday or Saturday Excursion / Isle of Bute Tour, plus post-grouping issued 3rd singles from Alexandria (trans) and Dalreoch, a 3rd NA&AF on Furlough single from Renton, and a blank issue of the same type issued on the “Prince Edward”. D&A Joint – An issued pre-grouping single from Monifieth, plus 6 pre-nat. issued singles, an audit transitional 1st single, and an audit Evening Excursion, both unclipped; Edinburgh & Glasgow Railway – Issued Parly singles from Alloa, Campsie Junction (renamed 11/1867), Edinburgh, Glasgow, and Polmont. (20)£110
175SOUTHERN RAILWAY PLATFORM TICKETS: Red Blob: T1B: Brasted – dated 15/4/1938; T1C: Bramley& Wonersh, Clandon; T1D: Nutfield; Red Diamond: T2A: Aylesham Halt, Crowthorne, Littleham, Ropley; T2B: Bosham, Braunton, Bromley South, Grange Road; T3: Billingshurst, Bingham Road, Bournemouth Cen No 2, Boxhill & Burford Bridge, Branksome, Christchurch, Clapham Jc No 6, Crystal Palace HL, East Grinstead, Eastleigh, Hook, Ottery St Mary, Purley No 1. (25)£190
176LGOC & ASSOCIATED COS. 3d fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from 30 different services numbered between 3 and 93, including 5, 7&107, 21, 33, 43, 53&153, 54, 58&59A, 75, and 78. (30)£75
177END OF COLLECTION MISCELLANY: Audit whole – a number duplicated – comprising 5 x GCR (Moortown), 3 x L&NWR (Northorpe – closed 5/10/1953), 1 x GN&L&NW Jt., 2 x MR, 2 x LM&SR, 13 x LNER (including Free Ticket by Sunday Church Trains Riccarton Jn. to Newcastleton, Rowlands Gill – closed 1/2/1954, Witton-le-Wear – closed 29/6/1953), and 2 x PLA. The lot also includes 2 issued and 7 audit BR, an issued GNR(I) single, and 2 large card issues. (40)£160
178LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY: An undated and unclipped 2nd single, with conditions on the back, from Fareham to Dean, together with issued 3rd singles from Cosham, Fareham (to Woking via West Meon & Brookwood), Fratton (/), Lyndhurst Road, Southampton, Swanwick, Shawford (to Winchester GW), and Weymouth. The lot also includes an audit Bicycle accompanying Military or Territorial blank return from Southampton West. (10)£200
179SLIGO, LEITRIM & NORTHERN COUNTIES RAILWAY: A blue rectangular folding leatherette 1st Class Free Pass for 1910 issued to R.T. Wilson of the Londonderry & Lough Swilly Railway, together with a similar pass, but this time an oval ticket in red leatherette, issued to J.F. Miller Esq. for the year 1913, with the name added in ink. (2)£30
180NORTHAMPTON & BANBURY JUNCTION RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly single Towcester to Wappenham, dated 3/4/1899 and in VGC. The N&BJR was acquired by the Stratford-on-Avon & Midland Junction Railway on 1/7/1910. The two stations closed on 7/4/1952 and 2/7/1951 respectively. (1)£220
181BRITISH RAILWAYS (W) 1d Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS (BTC conditions): Barnstaple Jn., Birmingham Moor Street, Bridgend, Ealing Broafway, Greenford BO, High Wycombe D, Ilfracombe, Marylebone 2, Neath General, Newport H St 2, Plymouth N Rd., Southall, Stourbridge Junction, Swansea H St A and B, Tavistock North 1, Westbury (Wilts), Worcester SH, Wrexham Central. (19)£65
182LNER DOG AND ARTICLE TICKETS: A collection of 24 issued and 1 audit ticket from stations including Chappel & Wakes Colne, Chettisham, Chevington, Corby, Cottam, Essendine, Hessay, Leverton, Long Melford (iu), Norton-on-Tees, Southrey, Stixwold, Summer Lane, Surfleet, Swaffham, Tivetshall (iu), Warkworth, Wath-on-Dearne, and Whetstone. (25)£40
183WOLVERHAMPTON TRAM TITLES: A Wolverhampton Corporation Tramways 2½d punch type TRAM TICKET from Werg’s Road to Railway Station along the Tettenhall Route, together with a Wolverhampton Corporation Tramways and Motors 3d numbered stage issue, a Wolverhampton District Electric Tramways Ltd. 2d numbered stage Exchange Ticket (with Bell Punch 10-25 imprint), and an unclipped 3½d numbered stage Child issue from Wolverhampton District Electric Tramways and the Wolverhampton Corporation Tramways (Bell Punch 2-24). (4)£80
184RAILWAY LETTER PARCELS & NEWSPAPER STAMPS selection including examples from LNWR, Welsh Highland Railway, Festiniog, K&ESR, LNER, SR, LMSR, NER, BR, GWR, GNR, L&YR, SE&CR. Condition varies and some duplication. (63)£65
185BTC MIXED REGION PLATFORM TICKET SELECTION comprising BTC(E) 2d – Baldock, Grays No.1, Louth, Rainham Essex, Royston, Tilbury Town; BTC(H) – 2d – Arbroath, Dundee West, Inverkeithing; BTC(N) 2d – Hornsea Town (printed “0/2”), Monkseaton No.1, Pontefract Baghill, Whitby Town; BTC(W) 2d – Aberdare HL, Porth; BTC(W) 3d – Hanwell and Elthorne, Royal Oak, Torrington, Truro, West Ealing. (20)£80
186LT BUSES: A bundle of 200 geographical punch type BUS TICKETS issued in the post-war era from a range of routes between 2 and 236, all with small value overprints. Values range from 1d to 1/-. No apparent duplication. (200)£30
187NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY 3rd single Collessie to Newburgh, issued 10/5/1924 and overstamped “LNER”, together with an early LNER print for the same journey, dated 2/1/1926. Both in VGC. The stations closed on 19/9/1955. (2)£60
188THE HARTLEPOOL ELECTRIC TRAMWAYS 2d blue punch type TRAM TICKET covering journeys between Hartlepool and West Hartlepool and Seaton and Church St, in VGC. The company was authorised to rebuild the defunct 3’ 6” gauge Hartlepool Steam Tramways using overhead electric power and was opened on 19/5/1896, finally reaching nearly 7 miles in length. West Hartlepool Corporation took over the system in August 1912.  It finally succumbed to trolleybus replacement when the Seaton Carew line closed on 25/3/1927.  (1)£30
189MIDLAND RAILWAY issued 1st singles from Didsbury to Manchester Central and Hellifield to Skipton, together with issued 3rd singles from Bradford to Frizinghall (Actual Fare), Highgate Road for Parliament Hill (renamed 1/7/1903; closed 1/3/1918) to Blackhorse Road, Lincoln to Newark, Nottingham to Southwell, and St. Albans to Kentish Town. The lot also includes an issued Actual Fare 3rd child single Nuneaton to Stockingford, and audit 1st blank PT singles from Godmanchester and Southwell. (10)£220
190LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY IN THE NORTH WEST comprising issued 2nd singles from Bolton-le-Sands, Liverpool Lime St. No.2, Manchester London Road, Oxenholme, and Stalybridge, 3rd Parly singles from Kendal (to Darlington via Tebay), Liverpool Lime St. No.3, and Penrith, 3rd singles from Edge Hill, Kendal, Liverpool Lime St. No.1 (to Richmond NL), and Windermere, and a 3rd & 2nd Cabin single Manchester Exchange to Dublin Westland Row. The lot also includes an early unused 3rd Parly single Longsight to Manchester London Road, an a 3rd Class Ullswater Circular Tour single from Windermere L&NW to Morecambe L&NW available in either direction. (15)£100
191GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY pre-nationalisation whole comprising 19 from Welsh stations and 10 miscellaneous types. Eight of the former are issued (2 x Bala, Barmouth, Creigiau, Dowlais Top, Llanbedr & Pensarn, Penarth Town, Rossett), the remainder audit (including Devynock & Sennybridge, Pembroke, Rhayader, Sully, and Tondu). Sleeping Carriage, Bicycle Cloak Room Season, Luncheon, Poll Tax, Supper, and Rail & Automobile Tour are included in the miscellaneous types. The lot also includes an issued BTC(W) Dog ticket from Black Mill. (30)£75
192SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY 3rd single Woolwich Arsenal to Church Manorway Halt, which was only open from 1/1/1917 to 1/1/1920 (/ and Bd). The date is only partially legible. (1)£210
193WEST METROPOLITAN TRAMWAYS CO. LTD. An early 2d punch type HORSE TRAM TICKET available between Uxbridge Road and Young’s Corner (repaired), together with a later issue of the same value for use between Kew Bridge and Hammersmith Broadway (minor Bd). This system opened on 1/6/1874, and was taken over by LUT on 6/8/1894. (2)£70
194LNER: A collection of 27 issued singles (including child and privilege) from stations such as Nocton & Dunston, Nottingham London Road LL (blue 3rd), Nottingham R.C. Stn (blue 3rd), Oakington, Ossett, Parkgate & Aldwarke, Saffron Walden, Scopwick, Scotby (iu), Snelland, Stanley (blue 3rd), Thornton, Torksey, Whetstone, and Woodhall Junction. The lot also includes 3rd singles from Tuxford Central, Tuxford North, and Wombwell, which are undated, but may have been issued (two have fares altered in ink). (30)£150
195TOTTENHAM & HAMPSTEAD JOINT RAILWAY LNER T3B PLATFORM TICKET from Harringay Park A. In slightly worn condition, with the date – 13/8/1939 – stamped across the company title on the left side, but still very collectable. (1)£30
196SOUTHERN RAILWAY 1ST CLASS PRIVILEGE TICKETS: A collection of 30 issued blank card singles from all different stations, such as Amberley, Baynards, Bexhill West, Bramley & Wonersh, Cowes, Cranleigh, Farningham Rd., Grange Road, Henfield, Nutbourne Halt (and DO), Sandling Junction, Selsdon Road, Shepherd’s Well, Sturry, and Woolston, together with 6 issued blank card returns. A couple of the tickets are stained from being in the ticket rack for a long time, one is (iu), and another has the date rubbed off, but otherwise in good / VG condition. (36)£150
197DOG AND ARTICLE TICKETS FROM CLOSED STATIONS IN SCOTLAND comprising Issued – LM&SR Almondbank, 2 x Carmyle, Lochmaben; LNER 2 x Menstrie; BR(H) 2 x Carmyle, Uddingston Cent., West Calder; Audit / undated – LM&SR Baldragon, Kingennie, Kirriemuir; LNER Leith Central. (14)£120
198PORTSDOWN AND HORNDEAN LIGHT RAILWAY: An early 2d full geographical punch type TRAM TICKET covering 5 different stages and in VGC. (1)£30
199BR SOUTH WALES: A collection of 80 issued and 70 audit whole. The issued are almost exclusively from open stations; the audits contain a good proportion of closed stations. Duplication of issuing stations, but not of individual prints. (150)£130
200LYNTON & BARNSTAPLE RAILWAY 3rd single Barnstaple Town to Lynton, dated 18/10/1907 and in VGC other than some minor stains on the back. (1)£450
201RHONDDA & SWANSEA BAY RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly single Neath (renamed 1/7/1924, closed 16/9/1935) to Court Sart (closed 16/9/1935) with dry date stamp 16/3/1898? (minor Bd), together with an unclipped audit 3rd Child Excursion Day Trip Pontrhydyfen to Porthcawl GWR. (2)£45
202AUSTRIA: A selection of 20 mainly issued whole Edmondsons, of which 17 are vertically-printed, with dates ranging from 1900 to 1941. Includes a couple of dog tickets with vignettes – one from the Steiermark Landesbahn, the other from the Steierm Gaueisenbahn. (20)£40
203NORTH OF INVERNESS: A collection of 77 issued whole ranging from the 1950s to the 1980s, but with the majority from the later period, comprising 15 x Alness, 4 x Dingwall, 1 x Forsinard, 5 x Golspie, 13 x Helmsdale, 7 x Invergordon, 7 x Inverness, 21 x Lairg, and 4 x Muir of Ord. The lot also includes 6 unclipped 1980s audit tickets from Forsinard. (83)£60
204SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY / SE&CR selection of three early red printing on brown LUGGAGE LABELS to: Betchworth (laid to card), Farnboro’, Wel. College (slightly soiled); plus the extremely scarce black printing on brown with a black border: “London to Wokingham.” Mostly good / VGC. (4)£110
205LMS T3A PLATFORM TICKETS from stations beginning “B” to “M”: Bradford F Sq., Buxton, Carlisle No 1 (3rd Set), Cheltenham Spa (Lansdown) B, Crewe Set 1, Cricklewood, Derby, Derby LMS, Euston No 1 and No 7, Failsworth, Glasgow (Central) No 5, Hanley, Heaton Park, Manchester (Mayfield). (15)£55
206SOUTH LONDON TRAMWAYS Co geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS by Whiting comprising 2 x 1d (Clapham Junction to Chelsea Bridge / issue with 7 specified stages) 2 x 2d (2 / 3 stages), and 2 x 3d (East Hill and St. George’s Circus / Plough Tavern and Hop Exchange / All the Way). Condition is good / VG. The system opened in 1881 and was purchased by London County Council in 1900/1902. (6)£40
207STOCKTON & DARLINGTON RAILWAY: A 3" x 2" folding leatherette 1st Class Free Ticket issued to a Mr Brogden for use between Crook and Middlesbro from 1st January to 31st December 1848. In excellent condition for its age with only minor creasing from being folded. (1)£50
208SOUTHERN RAILWAY AUDIT TICKETS: A collection of 40 whole, including 25 from closed stations such as Barcombe, Brasted, Bulford, Droxford, Elsted, Farringdon, Fittleworth, Holland Road Halt, Hythe Kent, Kingscote, Knowle Platform, Midhurst, Newick & Chailey, Privett, Rogate, Sheffield Park, Tisted, West Meon, and Wickham. (40)£110
209HUNDRED OF MANHOOD AND SELSEY TRAMWAYS CO. LTD. 6d Bicycle, Excess Luggage, or Dog thin card single, together with two ordinary severed halves – one from Selsey to Chichester, the other from Chichester to Selsey – and a SELSEY TRAMWAY (WEST SUSSEX RAILWAY) audit 3rd blank return from Selsey, with the company title abbreviated. (2wh 2hlf)£120
210GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY issued 3rd singles from Ancaster, Grantham (to Sedgebrook), Huntingdon, Newark (to Carlton), Peterboro’ (to Tallington), Rauceby (to Honington), Tallington (to Essendine), and Tuxford. (8)£85
211BRB RED DIAMOND MIXED REGION PLATFORM TICKETS comprising 2d from Haydons Road, Free from Chorley, 4p from Birmingham International, and 37 x 3d. Too many to record, but includes Alloa, Bridport, Broad Clyst, Brookland Halt, Galashiels, Hawick, Hebburn, Larbert BO, Perth No.4, Saltburn, West Hartlepool, Wolverhampton Low Level, and Yeovil Town. (40)£110
212LONDON AREA JOINT LINES: An all issued selection comprising 3 x East London (1 PG, 2PN), GW & Met. (2nd single /), 5 x L&NW & GW (1st, 3 x 3rd, Ordinary 3rd), LPTB & LNE (2nd Class), 3 x Met & GW, and West London Extension (2nd return Chelsea to West Brompton), The lot also includes 3 severed halves. (14wh 3hlf)£70
213BR(E) EAST MIDLANDS AND NORTH THEREOF: Issued 3rd singles from Aslockton, Bingham, Bleasby, Bottesford, Collingham, Cottam, Fiskerton, Rolleston Junction, Swinderby, Thurgarton, Torksey. Condition mainly VG. (11)£220
214LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY type L96 semi-circular LUGGAGE LABEL to St Malo in red and white with the bold letter “L” at centre in VGC. It is thought that the letter “L” signified the capital letter of the owner’s surname to assist identification of luggage at the destination. A rare example in VGC. (1)£65
215SOUTHERN RAILWAY T3 PLATFORM TICKETS from Greenwich, Grove Park, Guildford, Havant. Hither Green No.1, Honor Oak, Horsham No.2, Ilfracombe, Ladywell, Lee No.1, Lewisham Junction, London Bridge No.6, Lordship Lane, Maze Hill No.1, New Cross. (15)£400
216METROPOLITAN RAILWAY JOINT TITLES comprising Met & GN – Moorgate Street; Met & GW – Westbourne Park (/); unclipped audit from Hammersmith, Shepherds Bush; Met & LC&DR – Aldersgate Street to Ludgate Hill (minor Bd); Met & Midland – Aldersgate Street (/), 2 x Farringdon Street; Met & SE&CR – Moorgate Street to Snow Hill. The lot also includes 3 severed halves from the Met & GW and one from the Met & LC&DR. (9wh 4hlf)£30
217BR(H) ISSUED SINGLES comprising Arrochar & Tarbet, Banff, Dalnaspidal, Dalguise, Dornoch, Elgin (to 3 closed stations), Georgemas, Glenfarg, Halkirk, Kingussie, Killin, Killin Junc., Kyle of Lochalsh, Loch Awe (bike), Mallaig, Oban (to Balquhidder), Peterhead, Pitmedden, Plockton, Portknockie, Rhu, The Mound, Watten (dog), Wick, Whistlefield. All in VGC. (25)£100
218BR / LT PARKING TICKETS: A collection of mixed types (including seven day, period and Omnibus – from Fairlie Pier) comprising 2 British Railways, 22 BTC (including Lightcliffe, Porthcawl), 42 BRB (including Bridge of Weir, Kilmacolm, Wormit), 4 British Rail, and 38 LT (from 1950s to 1980s). The lot also includes 6 BTC and 3 BRB Bicycle Storage tickets. (117)£130
219SOUTHERN RAILWAY 3rd single Ramsgate Harbour to Balham, dated 25/2/1925 and numbered “003”. Ramsgate Harbour station closed on 2/7/1926, so few tickets would have been printed by the Southern railway – and used. (1)£65
220DISTRICT & L&NW RAILWAYS 2¾” x 1¾” 2nd Class 3 monthly season ticket from Mansion House to Broad Street issued to a Mr H.W. Bardsley of Hampstead Heath and available until 31/12/1906. The ticket has a brown leatherette frame with pre-printed text in gold, with the journey details and holder’s address written centrally on card. In excellent condition. (1)£140
221WATERLOO & CITY RAILWAY Edmondson single for a Soldier on Duty available between Waterloo and City or vice versa, together with a similar Soldier on Duty single headed L&SW.Ry (W&C) – with a clip obliterating much of the bracketed part of the title – from Waterloo E to Kings Cross or Euston via Bank and C&SL Rly. Both tickets have vertical creases, which are more visible from the back, but should not deter interest in a less common type of ticket for this railway. (2)£50
222PRE-GROUPING SEVERED HALVES: A collection of 271 tickets comprising 15 x GCR, 10 x GNR, 20 x L&YR, 1 x L&Y&L&NWR, 65 x L&NWR, 2 x L&NW&L&YR, 15 x LT&SR, 30 x MR, 30 x NER, 15 x NLR, 7 x NSR, and 60 from Scottish companies. (270)£300
223BLACKPOOL & FLEETWOOD TRAMROAD COMPANY 2d pink roll-type TRAM TICKET for use between Norbreck and Rossall, and Rossall and Copse Road. In VGC, This concern opened in 1898 and was acquired by Blackpool Corporation on 1/1/1920. (1)£70
224GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY: A selection of 19 issued and 11 audit Pre-nat. whole. The former includes Marlow, Melksham, Notgrove, Trefeinon (trans), Uxbridge Vine St., Wellington Som, and Welshampton, singles from Paddington to Bledlow Bridge Halt, Lewknor Bridge Halt, and Watlington, and four 3rd Class buff singles. (30)£90
225BR(N) PLATFORM TICKETS comprising: British Railways – 1d Trans. (no red diamond) Ashington (o/s “cancelled”); 1d Red Diamond RE conds. Manors North, Ponders End (Region error!), Scarborough Cent. No.1, West Hartlepool, Whitby Town; 1d Red diamond BTC conds. Manors North, South Shields, Whitley Bay; BTC 2d – Cullercoats, Gateshead East, Malton, Normanton, Seaham, West Monkseaton, Whitby Town. BRB 3d – Northallerton, West Hartlepool; BRB u/p – Whitley Bay. (19)£65
226EUROPE: A miscellaneous collection of mainly rail tickets comprising c.120 mainly issued whole, a small quantity of thin card and paper tickets, 21 platform tickets, a few bus / tram issues, and a pad of paper tickets for boat journeys on the River Rhine. The platform tickets comprise 1 x Spain (larger card), 3 x France, 16 x Germany (15 thin card issues) and, from outside Europe, a print from Singapore. (Qty)£80
227LNER – SCOTLAND AND THE NORTH EAST OF ENGLAND: An all issued selection comprising Alloa, Barnard Castle, Catterick Bridge, Corrour, 2 x Darlington S (to Danby Wiske / Richmond Yorks), Dunfermline Upper, Edinburgh Wav. NO (sleeping car), Fort William (to Corrour), 2 x Glasgow Queen St., Horsforth, Kirkby Stephen, Leeds City, Ravenstonedale, Richmond, Richmond Yorks, Ripon, Stockton, Weeton. (20)£160
228LONDON INDEPENDENT BUS OPERATORS: Named stage punch type BUS TICKETS from Dangerfield Overground Service, 2 x Enterprise Bus Co., The Motor Co. Ltd. Pilot, CH Pickup, 5 x The Premier Omnibus Co. Ltd. (3 unclipped), and Sphere Omnibus Co. Ltd. The lot also includes numbered stage issues from 2 x AT Bennett & Co. Ltd, Chocolate Express Omnibus Co. Ltd., Dangerfield Ltd. (pencil date 18/5/1923), Gray’s Ltd., The Orange Service (poor), 3 x Premier Omnibus Co. Ltd., Triumph Motor Bus Coy., and The Western Omnibus Co. (25/5/1923). (22)£30
229FORCES SINGLES AND RETURNS: A collection of 204 mainly issued whole Edmondsons from the GWR, LM&SR, LNER, RE, BTC, and BRB, bearing a variety of titles, such as HMF on Leave, Furlough, Government Rate, NA&AF on Leave / Duty, Forces Leave / Duty, Service Military, and Mercantile Marine on Leave. Includes closed and unstaffed stations. (204)£150
230VALE OF RHEIDOL RAILWAY Bicycle, Perambulator, etc. blank single from Nantyronen, made out to Capel Bangor, and dated 23/5/1913. A ticket from one of the less common stations on the line. In VGC, with minor soil marks on the back. (1)£290
231LONDON TRANSPORT EXECUTIVE T1 1d buff PLATFORM TICKETS: Aldgate, Aldgate (East) A, Amersham, Angel, Bank C and N, Barons Court, Cannon Street (2 different), Chalfont & L., Charing Cross, Clapham North, Covent Garden, Ealing Broadway A, Edgware Road A, Elephant & Castle B, Euston, Euston Square, Finsbury Park P, Gants Hill, Gloucester Rd M, Glou’ter Rd M, Hammers’th D (2 different), Harrow-on-the-Hill Auto. (25)£60
232BR(W) 2ND CLASS: A collection of 24 issued and 1 audit whole, including Brimscombe, Burlish Halt, Crowcombe, Four Oaks Halt, Frongoch, Glanamman, Govilon, Holt Junction, Horspath Halt, Little Somerford, Midford, Much Wenlock, Pensford (0000), Pontllanfraith High Level, Shepton Mallet High Street, Shoscombe & Single Hill Halt, Staverton, Swansea Victoria, Tavistock South, Thame (iu), Whitchurch Down Platform, Whittington LL. All in VGC, (25)£95
233DUNDEE, BROUGHTY FERRY & DISTRICT TRAMWAYS CO. LTD. named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising a 1d white issue by J.R. Williams of Liverpool, and a 1½d mauve by GNP (minor /). This system operated from 27/12/1905 to 15/5/1931. (2)£30
234SOUTHERN & GREAT WESTERN RAILWAYS: Audit whole from Melcombe Regis comprising 1st Officer on Leave to Portland, 3rd Child single and Monthly return to Sandsfoot Castle Halt, and 3rd Monthly return to Rodwell or Westham Halt. The lot also includes 5 Rail Motor Car punch types – including one with the sub-heading “E&CH”, and 2 severed halves. (9wh 2hlf)£20
235LNER PLATFORM TICKETS comprising T3B – Hertford East A, St. Margarets A, Ware A; T3C – Broxbourne & Hoddesdon A, Enfield Town A. (5)£170
236LM&SR: A collection of 70 audit whole, including some less common types, such as Circular Tour, Combined Omnibus & Rail, Evening Excursion, Market Free, Observation Car, Ocean Cruise, Permit to Inspect Cunard WS Liner, Runcorn Bridge Bike, etc., St. Helens Canal, Season Day Excursion, Supplementary Ticket Period Return, Walking Tour. Inset advert tickets, agency issues, transitional prints, and dog and bicycle season tickets with vignettes also included, plus a workman’s single from Wolverton to Loughton Siding. Argoed, Bethesda, Braithwaite, Bristol St. Philips, Edge Lane, Harringworth, Haverthwaite, Hazelwood, Holcombe Brook, Killay, Rylstone, Sharnbrook, Wingfield, and Wyke & NG noted as issuing stations. (70)£130
237SOUTHWOLD RAILWAY: An unused 1st Excursion Return Walberswick to Ipswich, in VGC, with the outward half on the left side. Closed 12/4/1929. (1)£85
238THE LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS CO. LTD. early named stage punch type BUS TICKETS in ladder format, all with fares printed in the text and different. 18 are 1d issues, 4 are 2d, 2 are 3d, and there is one at 4d. Condition is fair to good, a handful being slightly sub-standard. (25)£120
239BR(H): A collection of 16 issued and 14 audit from closed stations. The issued tickets comprise Aberfeldy, Alves, Appin, Ballachulish Glencoe (trans–tape back), Banff, Benderloch, Broomhill, Buckie, Cairnie Junction, Callander, Fraserburgh, Keith Town, Kentallen, Lochluichart (1st station), Portessie, and Urquhart. The audit tickets include Ballachulish Ferry, Clunes, Kinbuck, Lhanbryde, Mulben, Nigg, Orbliston, and Orton. (30)£320
240SOMERSET & DORSET JOINT RAILWAY: An issued pre-grouping Parly 3rd single Bailey Gate to Salisbury, dated 26/12/1908 (excess paper back), together with a later SOMERSET & DORSET RAILWAY JOINT COMMITTEE 3rd single Bridgwater to Edington Junction, dated 12/8/1950. (2)£170
241BRECON & MERTHYR RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly single Machen to Pontypridd TV by GW Co’s Trains (date stamp very light, but appears to be 1923), together with a Revised Fare 3rd Parly Child single Bassaleg to Newport GW by B&M Co’s Trains (dated 18/6/1935), and an audit 3rd Parly single Pontsarn to Talyllyn. All in VGC, although the Machen ticket has a large cancellation clip at the top which partly obscures part of the station name. (3)£55
242LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY SWANAGE BRANCH: Issued 3rd singles from Swanage to Poole, Wareham, and Wool, and from Wareham to Swanage – all in VGC. The lot also included a Dog single from Corfe Castle to any L&SWR station not exceeding 10 miles. (5)£230
243HYTHE & SANDGATE TRAMWAY 4d mauve punch type ticket for journeys between Sandgate Terminus and Cannon Gate Bridge / Brewer’s Hill and Imperial Hotel / Lifeboat House and Ladies’ Walk, Hythe / and Seaview Bridge and Hythe Terminus. Slightly worn with a little Bd. (1)£70
244GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY selection of G32/1 type LUGGAGE LABELS comprising mostly rare examples to “foreign” destinations, but including one or two harder to find “home” prints: Bath, Birmingham, Bletchley, Bradford, Burton, Cheltenham, Colne, Derby, Durham, Gainsboro’, Glasgow, Green Lanes, Hastings, Ingham Via Thetford, Leamington, Loughborough, Manchester, Ruskington, Stow Park, Thetford Bridge. One or two examples are a little faded, VGC otherwise. (20)£130
245NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY T1B PLATFORM TICKET from Harrogate, dated on back “6 JY 12” and in VGC. (1)£220
246POTTERIES BUS OPERATORS: A selection of punch type BUS TICKETS comprising: Ash Hall Bus Services – 1d, 2½d and Exchange in three different styles, all with Bell Punch Axxx imprints (c.1931); Milton Bus Service Ltd. – 4d single / return and Exchange, with Bell Punch Bxxx imprints (c.1933), Wells Motor Services Ltd. – 4d single / return; The Limited Mail – 1½d named stage by Keates; Berresfords Motors Ltd. – Exchange; Tranter’s Bus Service – 1½d inward / outward by Keates; Knight’s Motors (Hanley) – 1d, 2d, 3d, 5d, and 7d inwards / outwards, 4 by Williamson, one by Premier Printing of Hanley. (14)£30
247LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY 3rd Parly single Shenton to London Euston. The issuing station was on the former Ashby & Nuneaton Joint line and closed on 13/4/1931. The ticket, which is in good condition, but has a mild central vertical crease, was issued on 10/4/1899 via a Midland Railway dating press, although the format conforms to the L&NWR practice for that year. (1)£300
248THE BRIGHTON & SHOREHAM TRAMWAYS CO. LTD. 3d light blue punch type TRAM TICKET for use between Hove and Shoreham in VGC. This system, which used both steam and horse traction, operated between 3/7/1884 and 6/6/1913. (1)£120
249NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY 3rd Child single Rawyards to Whiterigg, dated 21/3/1908 and in VGC other than a minor mounting mark on the back. Both stations closed on 1/5/1930.£220
250WEST SOMERSET MINERAL RAILWAY 3rd single from Watchet to Roadwater dated 20/7/1898, with slight fading on front but otherwise in VGC. The WSMR operated passenger trains between 4/9/1865 and 7/11/1898. (1)£340
251GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY 3rd Revised Fare blank single from Severn Beach Platform made out to Chipping Sodbury, and dated 14/10/1924. Severn Beach opened as an excursion platform on 5/6/1922, with regular services being advertised from 10th July to October of the same year – for which this revised fare ticket was printed. It was back in the timetable on 9/7/1923 and became a station on 26/5/1924. (1)£210
252TOTTENHAM & FOREST GATE JOINT COMMITTEE 3rd single Walthamstow to Leytonstone, dated 12/4/1918, together with a MIDLAND RAILWAY 3rd single Mill Hill to Haverstock Hill (closed 1/1/1916). Both tickets are in VGC, although the T&FGJC one has excess paper on the back from previous mounting, which could be removed with care. The Midland ticket is endorsed “H.Y. Edwards / 21 April 1900” on the back. (2)£30
253THE STIRLING & BRIDGE OF ALLAN TRAMWAYS CO. LTD. 3d light blue punch type TRAM TICKET for the journey between Stirling King St. and Bridge of Allan in VGC. This system, which opened on 27/7/1884, mainly used horse traction, but converted one of its vehicles to petrol traction in 1913. It closed down on 20/5/1920. (1)£100
254GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY G71, G72 and G75 type LUGGAGE LABELS with printed origin stations: G71 (1 example) from Newbury to Bridgewtr (sic); G72 (10 examples) from Oxford (9) and Paddington (1); G75 (9 examples) from Addlestrop, Handboro’, Oxford, Silverton, Tiverton Junc., and Tiverton Junction. All different and mostly VGC. Includes at least four examples not listed in the RPS Handbook No. 8 “GWR Luggage Labels.” (20)£110
255LNER T3C PLATFORM TICKET from Woodgrange Park, dated 24/8/1950. This station was originally opened by the LT&SR, passing subsequently to the MR and later LM&SR. It was never owned by the LNER. However, following nationalisation it was transferred to the Eastern Region of British Railways. Initially, tickets were ordered from the former LNER printing works, many, like this example, being produced with the old company title. (1)£65
256DARTFORD LIGHT RAILWAYS named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1d ordinary and ½d Workman’s prints with the sub-heading “J.G. White & Co. Ltd. Lessees” – the constructor and original operator of the system when it opened on 14/2/1906 – and a 1d ordinary issue with the sub-heading “Balfour Beatty & Co. Ltd. Lessees” – who took over the operation of the system in 1909. (3)£190
257GREAT NORTH OF SCOTLAND RAILWAY issued 3rd single from Banchory to Stonehaven, dated 15/8/1921, with the original fare lightly altered from 2/9d to 4/10d to reflect the 75% increase since the ticket was printed. In VGC, with a couple of small clips. (1)£130
258BURRY PORT & GWENDREATH VALLEY RAILWAY folding leatherette 1st Class Free Pass issued to Mr E. Lowther, the General Manger of the Port Talbot Railway & Docks, and available between all stations during 1920. In excellent condition. (1)£95
259LNER 3rd single Morpeth N to Middleton North, together with a transitional BR 3rd single (with Z fare scale) from Reedsmouth to Wark or Woodburn. Both tickets were issued on 13/9/1952, the last day of services at Middleton North and Woodburn. Reedsmouth and Wark closed on 15/10/1956.£70
260NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY: An all issued selection comprising a 1st 1,000 mile series single Doncaster to Selby (Bd), together with 3rd singles from Bishop Auckland to Crook, Bridlington to Flamborough, Flamborough to Bridlington, Hartlepool to West Hartlepool, Malton to Helmsley, Morpeth S. to Monkseaton, Richmond to Ripon, Tynemouth to Morpeth via Heaton, and Whitby to Grosmont. (10)£70
261CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS: An issued Parly single Pwllheli to Harlech, bearing code 62, together with a 2nd single Barmouth Up to Aberystwyth, bearing a rubber date stamp 1/12/1911, but presumably not issued as 2nd Class facilities had been withdrawn on the previous day, and audit issues comprising a 3rd Revised Fare single Barmouth Junction to Merthyr B&M, a 1st Cheap Day Excursion return Barmouth Jn. to Dolgelley, a Market 3rd Parly return Llwyngwril to Dolgelley, and a 3rd Excursion return Bettisfield to Welshpool. (6)£80
262BR(H) ISSUED TRANSITIONAL PRINTS from 2 x Burntisland, Connel Ferry (to Barcaldine), Forfar, Fort William (pram, etc.), 3 x Glasgow Queen St. (including to Cowlairs), 3 x Inverness (to Beauly, Garve, Plockton), 2 x Kyle of Lochalsh, Oban (to Barcaldine), and Stirling (to Tyndrum). The lot also includes fully printed bus exchange singles from Dornoch to Embo, and from Inverness to Evanton and Tain. Condition good / VG. (18)£55
263BELGIUM: A collection of 60 issued whole, almost all of which are around 100 years old. Covers a wide range of types and issuing stations. (60)£130
264SOUTHERN RAILWAY – THE BLUEBELL LINE comprising issued whole from 2 x East Grinstead (to Kingscote), 2 x Horsted Keynes (to Ardingly / West Hoathly), 3 x Newick & Chailey, 3 x Sheffield Park (1/), and 2 x West Hoathly. The lot also includes audit tickets from Barcombe, Newick & Chailey, and Sheffield Park. (15)£85
265GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY T3 PLATFORM TICKETS from Barnstaple Junction 1, Gloucester (skeleton “P” overprint; name on right), Great Malvern, Newport High St. 1, Paddington 7, and Worcester Shrub Hill (skeleton “P” overprint; name on right), together with Beam issues from Birmingham SH (E), Great Malvern, Hereford (sellotape), Malvern Link (sellotape), Oxford C, Paddington 6, Pontypool Road, Reading A (sellotape), Swindon Jn. No.2, Weymouth Up, and Worcester F. St. U. The lot also includes a British Railways Edmondson with RE conds from Gloucester LM, and a trimmed Beam from Great Malvern of similar vintage. (19)£65
266MANCHESTER CORPORATION TRAMWAYS named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising ½d, 5 x 1d (including “D&H” Broomstair Bridge to Hyde Market Place, and Crown Point Denton to Guide Bridge Station with skeleton “M” overprint – others with route abbreviations), 2d (Albert Park to Heaton Square), and “Joint” issues at 1d (Albert Road to Heaton Moor Road), 1½d (Matthew’s Lane to Heaton Moor Road / Albert Road to Belmont Street) – both headed Manchester and Stockport – and 8d (Manchester to Rochdale Centre). Two tickets bear the full title, 7 the shortened “MCT” and one (the 8d Joint issue) the later “MCTD”. (10)£45
267MARYPORT & CARLISLE RAILWAY: An all issued selection comprising a 1st blank return from Bullgill made out to Aspatria (Bd), a blank bicycle single from Aspatria made out to Carlisle (excess paper back), and a blank dog single from Dearham made out to Maryport (Bd). (3)£30
268THE LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS CO. LTD. early named stage punch type BUS TICKETS in ladder format, all with purple or blue fare overprints and different. 14 are 1d issues, 5 are 2d, and there is one 3d. Condition is generally good. (20)£100
269IRISH RAIL SELECTION comprising: Cavan & Leitrim Railway – audit 1st revised fare single Ballyconnell to Bundoran on GNRI via Belturbet; Clogher Valley Railway – audit dog blank single from Aughnacloy; Cork & Macroom Direct Railway – issued 2nd return Cork to Killumney (as spelt) (re-joined and stuck down); Cork & Muskerry Light Railway – issued 1st single Cork to Blarney (dated 26/8/1908); Cork, Blackrock & Passage Railway – audit 1st & Steamer blank child single from Cork Albert St.; Cork, Bandon & South Coast Railways – issued 2nd single Cork to Kinsale (Bd) and 3rd single Bandon to Waterfall, together with audit tickets from 2 x Bantry, Madore. (10)£110
270GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY issued singles with the serial number ‘000’ from London Suburban stations to other company destinations, comprising a 1st single Alexandra Palace Station to Walworth Road (closed 3/4/1916 – dated 19/4/1910), a 2nd single Alexandra Palace Station to Camberwell New Road (renamed 1/10/1908; closed 3/4/1916 – dated 19/4/1910) and a 2nd single with red star overprint Wood Green Alexandra Park PO to Brompton Road (closed 30/7/1934 – dated 19/4/1909). The lot also includes a 3rd single Holloway (renamed 6/5/1901; closed 1/10/1915) to Ludgate Hill (closed 3/3/1929 – dated 20/11/1904). Unfortunately three of the tickets have vertical creases and the other a little fading, but should still create interest due to their historical features. (4)£60
271LIVERPOOL OVERHEAD RAILWAY: All issued Edmondsons from Custom House (1st blank single to L&YR), Pier Head (3rd blank privilege return to L&YR, plus adult and child printed singles to Seaforth LMR), single coupon 1st Round Trip from James Street (dated 1934), 3rd Child Round Trip from Pierhead (dated 193x), two coupon 1st Day Excursion for a round trip from Pier Head dated 1951, together with a similar 3rd which has been rejoined, 3rd Early Morning Return from Seaforth Sands (1954) and a 3rd privilege ticket for a single journey between and two LOR stations issued in 1955. Also included are six severed halves and an unissued 1st Weekly Season. (13wh 6hlf)£35
272BRITISH RAILWAYS TRANSITIONAL PRINTS: A collection of 50 issued tickets, of which 48 are singles (of various types), and the other 2 “one-piece” prints. Includes closed stations such as Bodorgan, Calvert, Canonbie, Manchester Central, Morecambe Prom., Rawtenstall, Risley, Slaithwaite, and Waterfoot, with others as destinations. (50)£110
273METROPOLITAN ELECTRIC TRAMWAYS comprising early ld blue and 2d white full geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS from the Whetstone to Highbury route, a 6d orange fareboard print from the Barnet to Euston Road service, a ½d child issue for the Muswell Hill to Bloomsbury route, an unclipped Golders Green Railway Exchange ticket, and a selection of later numerical stage prints featuring different styles and depots. (20)£110
274AUSTRO-HUNGARY: A collection of 64 vertically printed whole Edmondsons issued between 1914 and 1917 and all in VGC. A little duplication. (64)£85
275SOUTHERN RAILWAY PLATFORM TICKETS comprising T1B – Baynards, Brasted (/), Frant, Sharnal Street, Warlingham, Winchelsea; T1C – Berwick, Itchen Abbas, Newton St. Cyres, Partridge Green, Selsdon Road, Sutton Bingham, Umberleigh, Withyham; T3 – Sevenoaks (B&B). The lot also includes BTC(S) 1d from Ramsgate, BTC(S) 2d from Eastleigh, and Barnstaple, and BRB(S) 3d from Sandown, and Tunbridge Wells West. (20)£55
276SOUTHSEA TOURIST CO. LTD. 4d green and 8d orange named stage punch type BUS TICKETS. This company operated services between 1919 and 1925. (2)£35
277NORTH SUNDERLAND RAILWAY: NER-style 1st Revised Fare single Seahouses to North Sunderland, together with a LNER-style 3rd single for the same journey – both dated 27/10/1951, the last day of operation – and an undated NER-style 2nd single North Sunderland to Seahouses. All in VGC. (3)£55
278LMS-NCC: Nine audit whole for journeys over the line of the former Ballycastle Railway (closed 3/7/1950), comprising 2 x Ballycastle, Dervock, Gracehill, and 4 rail motor type Edmondsons. The lot also includes a 1st return from Londonderry to Ballycastle, and from the UTA, 2 rail motor types, and two different prints from Ballymena to Ballycastle. (13)£40
279BR(M) 2ND CLASS SINGLES AND RETURNS: A selection of 460 issued and audit whole Edmondsons from most parts of the region, including closed and destaffed stations. (460)£220
280GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY issued Parly 3rd single Oldbury (closed 3/3/1915) to Langley Green (renamed 1/1/1904) – year in date unclear. Face in VGC; back has glue mark from previous mounting. (1)£380
281GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY: An all issued collection comprising a 2nd single from Poplar (closed 4/5/1926) to Stepney, together with 3rd singles from Ely, Epping (minor Bd), Hoe Street (/), Ilford, Liverpool Street ES, Norwich Thorpe, Saxham, Wood Street, and Yarmouth South Town (/). (10)£150
282EAST KENT RAILWAY: A very used 3½” x 2½” thin card pass issued to J. Smith, a carpenter from Shepherdswell station, who was “authorised to be upon the Company’s lines and premises in pursuit of his Railway duties”. This was obviously kept on Mr Smith’s person for many years, and is far from pristine, but still a very interesting and collectable item. The lot also includes an unused 3” x 4¼” folding leatherette 1st Class Free Pass from the K&ESR for 1945 in excellent condition. Both passes bear the name of W.H. Austen, who was the General Manager of both railways. (2)£45
283LM&SR / BR – LT&S LINE: An all issued collection comprising: LM&SR – Dog singles with inset adverts from Southend East, Thorpe Bay; 3rd singles from Barking, Westcliff; British Railways – 47 adult and child 3rd singles (of which 16 are transitional) and one weekly Early Morning Return from Bromley No.1, Dagenham East, Dagenham Heathway, East Ham, 4 x Fenchurch Street, 2 x Fenchurch St. (John St.), 2 x Plaistow, Purfleet (paper back), Shoeburyness, 10 x Southend-on-Sea- Central, 7 x Southend-on-Sea East, Stepney East, 6 x Thorpe Bay, 8 x Westcliff-on-Sea, West Ham Manor Road. Mainly VGC. (50)£30
284CHESHIRE LINES COMMITTEE selection of type C43 LUGGAGE LABELS on blue paper to Burton, Cromer, Dover Via Midland Route, Gloucester (Midland), Ilfracombe, Miller’s Dale (Midland), Norwich, Templecombe, Yarmouth. All in VGC. (9)£20
285BTC(S) 2d PLATFORM TICKETS FROM THE WEST COUNTRY comprising Barnstaple Jct. No.1, Barnstaple Junction No.2, Bideford, Bere Alston, Camelford, Holsworthy, Ilfracombe, Launceston, Okehampton, Padstow, Torrington, Wadebridge. (12)£65
286BR – KINGS CROSS: A collection of 223 all different mainly issued whole. Includes a good number of transitional and 3rd Class tickets, some less common destinations (e.g. Arrochar & Tarbert, Gilling, Nottingham Victoria, Sheffield Victoria), and Pullman / Sleeping Car issues. (223)£75
287SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY: A collection of 16 issued whole unfortunately, with all but 4 having defects. The lot comprises 1st and 2nd singles from both Cannon Street and Charing Cross, an untitled Parly 3rd single from Cannon Street, 3rd singles from Cannon Street, 2 x Charing Cross (1 untitled), Chislehurst, Margate (dated 1899 – renamed same year), Margate Sands (closed 2/7/1926), 2 x East Croydon, Strood, Warlingham, and a 3rd return from Waterloo Junc. (16)£110
288CAMBORNE & REDRUTH ELECTRIC TRAMWAYS ½d pink named stage punch type TRAM TICKET with “.Urban Electric Supply Co.” – the owner of the system – also included in the text.. In VGC, other than a minor horizontal crease. Note the many printing differences between this ticket and the one in Lot 6. This 3½-mile system – Cornwall’s only tramway – operated between 7/11/1902 and 29/9/1927. (1)£50
289NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY 3rd single Trinity to Edinburgh Wav St’n, dated 15/8/1914 and in VGC. Trinity station was closed by the LNER on 2/11/1925. (1)£30
290LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY 3rd Parly single Leeds to Wortley, without a pre-printed fare and no year in the date. The ticket, which is slightly soiled, is of a type printed between 1866 and 1872, and was therefore issued to the Wortley station that was renamed in 1/1877 and closed on 1/3/1882. (1)£330
291END OF COLLECTION MISCELLANY comprising 3 x GWR, 2 x LM&SR (Great Malvern; thin card Euston Platform ticket), 13 x SR (8 issued, 2 audit. 3 thin card), 17 x British Railways (8 transitional, 7 later, 2 thin card), 3 x LTE Rapidprinter, 2 x bus tickets, 1 half Kyleakin Ferry. (40wh 1hlf)£40
292CARMARTHEN TO ABERYSTWYTH LINE: An all issued selection comprising GWR – Derry Ormond, Lampeter (to Pencarreg Halt), Llanpumpsaint, Llanrhystyd Road, Pencader, Pont Llanio and Strata Florida (buff 3rd single); BR – Llanybyther, Strata Florida and Tregaron. (10)£50
293SOUTHWARK & DEPTFORD TRAMWAYS CO. early Whiting HORSE TRAM TICKET for journeys between High Street Deptford and Red Lion Rotherhithe / Black Horse Bridge and John Bull South Bermondsey / Red Lion Rotherhithe and Spa Road Junction / South Bermondsey and Bricklayers Arms. In good condition for its age with minor /. The company began operations in 1880 / 1881 and was renamed in 1893. (1)£100
294ROMNEY HYTHE & DYMCHURCH RAILWAY: A selection of early singles comprising Dymchurch Marshlands to New Romney, numbered 0013 and issued on the opening day, 16/7/1927, Dymchurch Marshlands to Holiday Camp Jesson, dated 1/10/1927, Holiday Camp Jesson to New Romney, Dungeness Lighthouse to Pilot (repaired), Dungeness Pilot to New Romney (soiled and Bd), and New Romney to Dungeness Pilot (fading top). (6)£130
295SOUTHERN RAILWAY T3 Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS from stations beginning “F” to “H”: Fay Gate, Feltham No 3, Ford (Sussex), Fratton No 1 and No 2, Freshwater, Gipsy Hill, Godstone, Gunnersbury, Hampton Court, Haslemere, Hassocks, Havant No 2 (0000), Hayes, Haywards Heath No 2. (15)£240
296LEITH CORPORATION TRAMWAYS 1d pink named stage punch type TRAM TICKET with stages printed on both sides of the ticket (minor soiling). Leith Corporation operated trams between 23/10/1904 and 20/11/1920, when it was absorbed by Edinburgh Corporation. (1)£40
297LONDON, BRIGHTON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY: A varied collection of miscellaneous types comprising issued Bicycle singles from Amberley (no vertical red stripes – excess paper back), Hastings and Victoria (with printed destinations), Eastbourne, Seaford; Pram, etc. single Redhill Junction; Workman’s Return Victoria; “Thursday” return from weekly pad Streatham (dated 30/5/1908); 1st return Sutton; 2nd return London Bridge; 3rd returns Balham D’n and West Croydon (excess paper); 3rd Child return Hove D’n. The lot also includes a return from East Dulwich pre-dated Monday 26/10/1912, and unclipped audits comprising Excursion Excess Ticket Arundel; 3rd return Steyning; 3rd return Balham D’n (blue); 3rd singles Fay Gate and Partridge Green (red); and 3rd Saturday to Monday Return St. Leonards Mar. (20)£100
298LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS CO. LD. 3d Fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from the 1920s from 24 different services numbered between 2 and 177 including 5A, 9&92, 22, 27B, 31, 48, 69 and 126. The lot also includes an earlier example from Service 35. (25)£35
299CHESHIRE LINES COMMITTEE folding leatherette 2nd Class Periodical Ticket issued to a Mr A. Schenck and available between Manchester and Urmston from 1st February to 30th April 1876. The inside of the ticket is slightly soiled and some of the gold lettering on the outside has worn off through use, but this is still a very collectable item. At that time the CLC used the MSJ&AR’s station at Manchester Oxford Road as its terminus, using running powers from Cornbrook. (1)£70
300LNER 1st Class Supplementary single for a journey on “THE CORONATION” between Edinburgh Waverley and King’s Cross. Issued at “King’s Cross X (S.M.” and dated 1/7/1938. (1)£740
301RE / BTC / BRB ARTICLE SINGLES AND RETURNS: A collection of 170 issued and audit whole Edmondsons, including closed and destaffed stations. (170)£180
302JOINT LINE MISCELLANY comprising: CLC – issued pre-grouping types from Ashley, Knutsford, and Manchester C; issued Pre-nat. types (mainly transitional) from Chester N, Chorlton, Manchester C., Liverpool Central, Lostock G., and West Derby, plus 1 audit; M&GN – issued from 2 x Holbeach, 2 x Long Sutton, Sheringham, Stalham, plus 4 audit / undated; N&S Jt. – issued from Gorleston-on-S, Hopton-on-Sea, and 3 x Lowestoft North. (25)£130
303CALEDONIAN RAILWAY issued 1st single Dumfries to Locharbriggs, together with 3rd singles from Balerno (Bd), Coatbridge, 2 x Edinburgh (Bd), Falkirk Grahamston (Bd), Glencarse (Bd), Hamilton West (paper back), Merchiston, Motherwell. The lot also includes issued Bicycle singles from Glencarse, Perth B, St. Fillans, an issued Bike, pram, etc. single Perth Princes St., an issued Supplementary reservation single Perth C, an audit 1st single from Glasgow Central, and an audit 3rd Child single from Quarter. (17)£200
304WESTON SUPER MARE PIER CO. An undated Edmondson one-piece “Return Ticket to clear Landing Toll” at the Pier Head, with the added condition “This Ticket to be given up at the Pier head or the Toll 2d must be paid”. The ticket bears the name of S.E. Baker Secretary, who was shown to be occupying that position in a trade directory of 1874/75. (1)£30
305BTC(E) 2d Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS: Colchester DO, East Ham, Enfield Chase, Enfield Lock, Forest Gate, Goodmayes, Gordon Hill, Harlow Mill, Hertford (East), Highams Park, Hoe Street DO, Ilford EO, Kelvedon, Leytonstone (High Road), Lincoln (Central), March, Marks Tey, North Woolwich, Ockendon, Peterborough (East), Pitsea, Ponders End, Rainham (ER), Rye House, Shoeburyness. (25)£65
306WARRINGTON CORPORATION TRAMWAYS named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising ½d Half Fare (longer print), 1d Half Fare, and 2½d Grappenhall to Central Station, together with a 1½d named stage print from WARRINGTON CORPORATION TRAMWAYS & STOCKTON HEATH LIGHT RAILWAYS. (4)£80
307NEATH & BRECON RAILWAY: An audit 3rd single from Devynock (renamed 1/8/1913) to Brynmawr L&NW via Brecon and Cefn, together with a 3rd Privilege Return from Craigynos (Penwyllt) to Pontardawe Mid. via Ynis-y-Geinon. Both are clipped, but otherwise in VGC. (2)£30
308GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY – LONDON SUBURBAN AREA: An all issued collection comprising 1st Class from Enfield and King’s Cross London, 2nd Class from Crouch End and Moorgate Street, 3rd Parly from King’s Cross London to (Stroud Green /), and 3rd Class from Aldersgate St., 3 x Farringdon St. (2 vary only with series letter), 2 x Finsbury Park, High Barnet, Holloway (renamed 6/5/1901; closed 1/10/1915), King’s Cross London (poor), Moorgate St., New Barnet, and Winchmore Hill. The lot also includes a 3rd return from Crouch End to Broad Street. (18)£50
309PRE-GROUPING MISCELLANY: A collection of 35 issued and 2 audit whole, 2 thin card, and 18 severed halves. The whole tickets comprise 1 x Caledonian, 1 x GCR, 1 x GER, 2 x GNR, 6 x GWR, 1 x GW&GCR, 1 x GW&Met., 6 x LB&SCR, 1 x L&NWR, 8 x L&SWR, 1 x NBR, 1 x NER, 1 x NLR, 1 x N&SWJR, 4 x SE&CR, and 1 x SE&C&Met. The thin cards are from the W&CR. 25 of the whole tickets have creases or other defects, but include a number of closed stations. (39wh 18hlf)£200
310GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY – LINCOLNSHIRE comprising issued 1st singles from Sleaford to Heckington (no printed fare /), and Peterboro’ to Boston, a 1st blank single Thorpe Culvert made out to Firsby, a 3d Parly single Boston to Heckington, and 3rd singles from 2 x Boston, 2 x Lincoln, Sleaford, and Spalding. The lot also includes a whole Half Day Trip return from Burgh to Great Grimsby, and a similar Excursion Return Ludboro’ to Hull, both pre-dated 15/2/1902, but not believed to have been used (glue marks back). (12)£110
311BRITISH RAILWAYS (S) 1d PLATFORM TICKETS: Transitional prints (red diamond; blank back) from Deal No.2, Deepdene, Denmark Hill, Dorking North, Dover Priory, Dumpton Park, Earley, Earlswood, Eastbourne No.3, East Croydon No.2 and No.3, East Grinstead, Eastleigh, together with later prints (1d red diamond; RE conditions) from Dartford, Dorking Town, Durrington-on-Sea, Eastbourne No.3, East Grinstead, Eastleigh, Edenbridge. (20)£90
312SNOWDON MOUNTAIN TRAMROAD: An 8/-return ticket from Llanberis to Summit, together with a Pleasure Party single with child clip from Llanberis made out to Clogwyn. This ticket bears a date, but the year is unclear (a little tape on back). (2)£20
313SOUTH LONDON TRAMWAYS COMPANY named stage punch type HORSE TRAM TICKETS comprising a white 1d issue for Up journeys, and a green 1d issue for Down journeys, both with “Trams” in the title, together with 2d mauve and pink prints covering both Up and Down journeys and “Tramways” in the title. The system opened on 1/1/1881 and passed to LCC on 22/11/1902. (4)£110
314LM&SR MISCELLANY: A collection of 9 issued and 26 audit comprising mainly less common types. Includes Bicycle Season Ticket (with vignette), Circular Tour, Contents of Motor or Steam Vehicles, Luncheon Tickets, Motor, Observation Car, Rail Motor Car, St, Helens Canal Pass, Sleeping Carriage, Steamer, Tea Ticket, Tour – Day Excursion, Walking Tour, and various supplementary issues. Bethesda, Brecon, Harvington, Llandulas, Rhuddlan, and Thornton-in-Craven noted amongst the issuing stations. The lot also includes an issued BR(W) pram single from Knighton. (37)£50
315SOUTHERN RAILWAY T3 Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS from New Cross Gate No.1, Norwood Jc. & SN No.1, Orpington No.1, Petersfield, 2 x Portsmouth Harbour No.1 (1 /), Portsmouth & Southsea No.3, Queens Road Battersea, Queen’s Road Peckham, Rochester, St. Johns, Salisbury No.1, Shanklin, Southampton Central No.1, Teddington No.1. (15)£85
316POTTERIES BUS OPERATORS: A selection of punch type BUS TICKETS comprising: The Potteries Motor Traction Co. Ltd. – 2d, 3½d, 6d and 1/3d single / return, plus a 6d Exchange print, with Bell Punch imprints from Bxxx to Fxxx; Milton Omnibus Service – 3d inward / outward by Keates (advert for Clewes Bros, Bus Proprietors on back); Milton Bus Service Ltd. (Bath Street, Hanley) – 6d and 8d single / return (4 figure and Bxxx Bell Punch imprints); Mainwaring Brothers – 5½d single / return, 9d Exchange; Potteries Electric Traction Co. Ltd. – long 5d numbered stage; Knight’s Motors (Hanley) – 1d, 2d, 5d, and 1/- Inwards / Outwards by Premier Printing Hanley. (15)£30
317GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY – WEST COUNTRY comprising: Pre-grouping – issued Parly 3rd singles from Blue Anchor, Plymouth N. Rd. (to Plymstock in Great Western Train), Washford; 3rd blank single Truro (made out to Slough. Cd); Dog single Wrangaton; Pre-nationalisation – issued 3rd singles from St. Ives (buff), Uffculme, Yelverton. The lot also includes undated and unclipped 3rd singles from Burrator Platform, King Tor Halt. (10)£85
318ROTHESAY TRAMWAYS CO. LTD. 6d and 7½d punch type TRAM TICKETS for the journey between Rothesay and Ettrick Bay – the former with a 6-25 imprint, and latter just Bell Punch London – together with a 2d Adult named stage issue with a Bell Punch C6400 imprint (c.early 1937, and therefore for the replacement BUS services), a 2d numbered stage single with a D6554 imprint (c.1939), an Insert Setright return ticket, and an audit Edmondson for a return journey between Rothesay and Ettrick Bay issued by the LM&SR and bearing audit code 4389 (Beith). (6)£40
319LM&SR: An interesting collection of 100 audit tickets including types such as BB Inspection Party, Cattle Series, Char-a-banc, Circular Tour, Civil Defence Worker, Conference, Continental Party, Convalescent Home Patient, Emigrant, Evening Excursion, Farming or Forestry Camps, Harvestman, Holiday Return, Motor, Night Long Date Excursion, Market, Ocean Cruise Passenger, Pleasure Party, and Training Ship Boy. Also includes closed stations such as Preston Brook, St. Fillans, The Oaks, Tottington, and Whitmore. (100)£110
320LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued singles, comprising 1st Class from Kensington WO (/), 2nd Class from Ravenscourt Park, St. Margaret’s, 2 x Waterloo (3 with excess paper on back), 3rd Parly from Northam (“00” to Shoreham 24/4/1888; excess paper /), and 3rd Class from Bournemouth West, Clapham Junc. T (to Bordon Bd), Dorchester, Earlsfield (/), East Putney, Farnham, Guildford, Horsley, Richmond New, 3 x Waterloo (one to Virginia Water with “walked to Windsor” endorsed on back”), Wimbledon, and Wokingham. (30)£190
321END OF COLLECTION ASSORTMENT comprising 3 x DR&CR audit, 1 GNR issued, 1 LB&SCR issued, 1 L&SWR issued, 7 x SR issued, 4 x BR issued, 8 x Pre-LPTB issued (including Kingsbury & Neasden – renamed 1/1/1910), 6 issued and 3 audit LT, 6 audit LOR, 1 issued R&ER. The lot also includes 12 severed halves (1 GNR, 6 GWR pre-grouping, 3 SR, and 2 others). (42wh 12hlf)£55
322THE JERSEY RAILWAYS & TRAMWAYS LTD. issued 2nd single West Park to St. Heliers, but with the destination overwritten in ink as First Tower. Issued 15/11/1901 with a advert for H. Vint & Sons, Gun Maker and Sport Depot, on the back. (1)£90
323PRE-GROUPING PAPER TICKETS: A collection of 88 pieces, plus 2 thin card prints. A good number of companies and types represented. (90)£210
324GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY issued singles comprising 1st Class from Cambridge and Newmarket UO (/), together with 3rd class from Aldeby (/), 10 x Cambridge (3 /), 3 x Ely (2 /; 1 stain), Ilford WO, 2 x Ipswich (1 fading; 1 /), Liverpool Street (and 2 x “M”), Hertford (bike /), The lot also includes 40 severed halves. (23wh 40hlf).£110
325LNER PLATFORM TICKETS comprising T3B – Norwich Thorpe B, Wisbech A; T3C – Cambridge B, Ely A, Lowestoft (Cent.) A, March A, and Peterboro East A. The lot also includes a black on white AA issue from King’s Lynn. (8)£120
326THOMAS TILLING LTD: Named stage punch type BUS TICKETS from the London area comprising 3 x 1d (1 poor), 1½d, and 2d in menu style, a ½d issue available between Tram Terminus East Hill and Falcon Clapham Junction, a full geographical 1d print with green fare overprint and a long 1d ticket with red fare overprint. The lot also includes long 1d and 2 x 2d named stage prints from the Brighton and Hove Omnibus Section and 15 numbered stage tickets. These comprise ½d and 4d issues by “Bell Punch Company Printers” (the latter with a Bromley advert, but unclipped), 1d to 6d in penny stages and 9d with Bell Punch 6-27 imprints, and 1d, 1½d, and 2d to 5d in penny stages with Bell Punch B0872 imprints (c.1933), both sets mostly with Brighton and Hove adverts on the backs, with three tickets in the latter set bearing dates in 1934 and 1935. (27)£130
327PRE-NATIONALISATION RAIL MOTOR TICKETS comprising: Southern Railway – HM Forces Leave Edmondson single Plymouth Friary to Turnchapel, vertical Edmondson return with stages Plymouth Friary to Oreston and Lucas Terrace Halt to Turnchapel (/), and a punch type Cheap Day Return St. Lawrence Halt and Ventnor West; Great Western Railway – 2d Child punch type issue for Watlington Branch, plus return portions for Chalford line, Stottesdon Halt to Cleobury Town Halt (o/h – both closed 26/9/1938), and Swansea High St. to Plas Marl (r/h). (5wh 3hlf)£50
328SOUTHDOWN MOTOR SERVICES LTD. A selection of numbered stage punch type BUS TICKETS from a variety of different sets. Includes through singles and returns via Aldershot & District, and 5 through returns to Maidstone & District destinations, all titled “Southdown & Maidstone Joint Services”. The majority are unused, but some have been used and are in good condition. (95)£28
329BR(E/N) 2ND CLASS SINGLES AND RETURNS: A selection of 448 issued and audit whole Edmondsons from most parts of the region, including closed and destaffed stations. (448)£200
330LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY Motor Car single Oxford to Oxford Road, dated 28/10/1906. The destination opened on 20/10/1905, closed as a wartime economy from 1/1/1917 to 5/5/1919, and closed permanently on 25/10/1926. (1)£130
331BTC(M) Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS: 1d: Blackpool (South), London (St Pancras) “B” Machine, Manchester (Exchange) Set 1; 2d: Abergele, Atherton (Central), Blackpool (Central), Caledonian Road & Barnsbury, Cricklewood, Farnworth & Halshaw Moor, Finchley Rd & Frognal, Fleetwood, Leyland, Melton Mowbray (Town), Newton-le-Willows, Nottingham (London Road High Level), Old Trafford, Prestwich, Salford, Sandhills, Southport (Chapel Street), Squires Gate, Stockport (Tiviot Dale), Stretford, Thornton (Cleveleys), Warrington (Central). (25)£85
332SOUTHERN RAILWAY whole comprising 37 issued and 4 audit including Bisley Camp, Copplestone, Dunbridge, Frimley, Hatherleigh, Ilfracome TO, Kensington Addison Rd OO, Mortehoe (Trans-LSWR style), Oxshott, Ryde St Johns Road, Shanklin, etc., in the issued examples. Mostly VGC, but one ticket has Bd. (40)£140
333(THE) LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS CO. LTD. named stage punch type BUS TICKETS comprising Services 18, 19, 22, 4 x 25, 25X, 26, 30, 30&30A (green fare overprint), 35, 38, 40, 42, 46, 49A, 69, 76, 2 x 77, 77A, 78, and 101B. The lot also includes the lower portion of an Exchange Ticket and, from LGOC & ASSOCIATED COs, a named stage Exchange Ticket and 3 numbered stage issues. (30)£40
334IRISH SELECTION comprising: Waterford & Limerick Railway – audit 3rd blank return Ballindine (a little Bd); Waterford Limerick & Western Railway – audit 2nd and 2nd & Saloon returns from Limerick; Waterford & Central Ireland Railway – audit 2nd Excursion Return Mullinavat to Limerick; Southern Railway Co. – audit 1st Excursion Return Fethard to Clonmel; Waterford & Tramore Railway – issued 1st Privilege Return Waterford to Tramore; unclipped audit Child’s Special Return for same journey; West Clare Railway – audit 2nd Express single Corofin to Broadstone (Cd); issued rejoined Market Return Miltown Malbay to Kilkee. The first six tickets are overstamped either “cancelled” or “specimen” (10)£80
335BTC / BRB PLATFORM TICKET SELECTION with a bias towards the North West of England, comprising BTC 1d – Rochdale; BTC 2d – Altrincham & Bowdon, Besses o’ th’ Barn (soil mark), Bowker Vale, Bury Bolton Street, Chester Northgate, Crumpsall, Eccles, Heaton Park, Oldham Mumps, Old Trafford, Prestwich, Radcliffe Central, Stretford, Whitefield; BRB 2d – Letchworth, West Kirby; BRB 3d – Treherbert; BRB 3d Multiprinter – Cardiff General, Manchester Piccadilly. The lot also includes 9 AA issues (2 BTC 2d no red diamond: 5 BTC 2d red diamond; 2 BRB 2d). (29)£95
336SCOTTISH BUS TICKET SELECTION comprising Burnett’s Motors, Mintlaw – 6 single and 5 return punch type issues (all with glue marks from previous mounting), plus 2 unused Weekly tickets. The lot also includes 11 GNP stock tickets said to have been used by Ardgower & Archaracle (endorsed on the backs in manuscript), and 12 unused tickets from Easton’s Bus service of Inverurie. (36)£35
337ISLE OF WIGHT: A unique collection of issued 3rd singles from Shide to Newport, comprising an Isle of Wight Central Railway ticket dated 1/8/1921, but clearly printed earlier as the fare has been altered from 1d to 2d, a Southern Railway transitional L&SWR-style print on pink card, dated 14/9/1923, and a later issue from the same company on green card dated 16/7/1927. All in VGC. (3)£300
338CITY & SOUTH LONDON RAILWAY: An earlier style single from London Bridge Subway to Moorgate Street, together with later Edmondsons from Angel 1, Bank 2, Elephant & Castle Auto 1, Euston LL1 and 2, London Bridge 1, Auto 1, and Sub 1, and Oval 1. The lot also includes Ultimatic types from 2 x Elephant & Castle 1, Euston LL1, Moorgate 1, and Stockwell 1, and machine issues from Balham 1, Euston LL AP1 and AP2, London Bridge Sub 1 and AP1. (20)£30
339NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY: A circular ivory MEDALLION within a silver-coloured frame for the use of “T.C. HUMPHREY N.E.R.”. The front – which is slightly worn, but needs to be examined at the correct angle – has the company name in a circular format, with its emblem in the centre. (1)£110
340SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY issued 1st single Victoria to Nunhead (/), together with 2nd singles Blackheath to Cannon Street, and Cannon Street to London Bridge, 3rd singles Chatham Central (closed 1/10/1911) to Strood, and Dover Harbour (closed 10/7/1927) to Dover Priory, and a Bicycle Insurance ticket from Reading. Three of the tickets have excess paper from previous mounting, and two a little Bd. (6)£80
341LM&SR T3C PLATFORM TICKET Hamilton Central, together with a LNER (NER) T1 issue from Newcastle Station M. No.3. Both in VGC, other than two small tape marks in the top corners of the latter. (2)£20
342BR(M) 2ND CLASS: An all issued selection including Belmont LM, Bradwell, Buckingham, Codnor Park & Ironville, Finmere, Henlow Camp, Lowton St. Marys, Padbury, Pear Tree & Normanton (iu), Clifton Moor, Portsmouth Yorks, Roade, Rushden, Southill, Ty Croes, Uppingham, and West Hallam (iu). All in VGC. (25)£85
343PWLLHELI & LLANBEDROG TRAMWAYS: A 1d roll type HORSE TRAM TICKET for a 1d journey from Pwllheli to West End Parade (small section missing, probably as a cancellation mark), together with a 4d punch type ticket from Pwllheli to Llanbedrog. The tramways were the brainchild of Solomon Andrews – ‘S. Andrews & Son’ appears in the text on both tickets. The link to Llanbedrog opened c.1897 and closed after storms washed away part of the track on 28/11/1927. (1)£90
344BR(W) DEVON: A collection of 20 issued whole comprising Bampton Devon, Barnstaple Jn., Barnstaple Victoria Road, Braunton (dog), Dartmouth, Goodrington Sands Halt, Halwill, Kingswear, Lapford D (article), Kings Nympton, Plymouth Friary, Plympton, Portsmouth Arms, Tavistock North (paper back), Tavistock South, Thorverton, Torquay, Whitchurch Down Platform, Whitstone & Bridgerule, Wrafton. Eleven of the tickets are transitional prints; mainly VGC. (20)£70
345LM&SR PLATFORM TICKETS comprising T3A from Carlisle No.3, Crewe CO (1st Set), Euston No.7, Inverness, and St. Pancras B, together with a T3B from Chester Gen. EO No.1, and Adult and Juvenile issues allowing admission to an Exhibition of the Royal Scot Engine on No.5 Platform at Euston Station on 1st, 2nd & 3rd December 1927 – the tickets dated for use on the last of those days. (8)£110
346CALEDONIAN STEAM-PACKET CO. LTD. A white Edmondson for an Evening Cruise on the Steamer Marchioness of Bute, dry date stamped (Thursday) 16/7/1896, and in VGC. This vessel was built by John Reid & Co. in 1896 and was originally introduced on the Wemyss Bay to Rothesay service. It became spare in 1908 and was sold to D&J Nicol for services on the Tay. Following the outbreak of WW1 it first became a minesweeper at Portsmouth, and then a hospital ship. It was laid up after the war, and eventually scrapped in 1923. (1)£20
347GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY: A miscellaneous selection of issued whole comprising a 1st single King’s Cross London to Surfleet (Bd), a 1st blank single from Clayton made out to Great Horton, unpriced 2nd singles from Leeds to Nostel (as spelt) (dated 25/10/1876 – excess paper), and Muswell Hill to Crouch End (dated 10/12/1884 – Cd), a Parly 3rd single Luton (Bd – endorsed “to see J.N. Sheppard”), 3rd singles from Farringdon St., Hadley Wood (/), King’s Cross London, Lincoln, and New Southgate, a 1st blank PT single Wakefield Westgate (poor), a 2nd blank PT single Stroud Green (/), a Workmen’s Trip Excursion for a Member of Committee from Newark, blank article singles from Finchley Church End (Bd), Halifax Old Station (Bd) and New Barnet, a Local article single from St. Neots, a Bicycle Insurance single from Edgware (Bd), a reserved seat ticket from King’s Cross SM to Perth (Bd), and a Cycle Check single from King’s Cross BR (Bd.) (20).£85
348LONDON PASSENGER TRANSPORT BOARD TRAMWAYS: A colourful selection of 52 mostly pre-war geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS from a wide variety of South London services, together with 6 numbered stage issues (3 with the Trams & Trolleybuses title). Includes Mid-day Cheap and return prints. (58)£30
3493RD CLASS SINGLES AND RETURNS: A collection of 270 mainly issued RE / BTC / BRB whole Edmondsons from all regions, including closed and destaffed stations (270)£130
350NORTH LONDON RAILWAY: An untitled 1st single from Camden Road (renamed 1/7/1870; closed 5/12/1870) to Blackwall (closed 4/5/1926). The date on the ticket shows the day and month only, but it is believed to have been issued in the 1860s. A little Bd from previous mounting. (1)£310
351FORMER HIGHLAND LINES: LM&SR issued blank card Passenger by Goods Train singles from Alves, made out to Burghead on 25/6/1952, and Muir of Ord, made out to Fortrose on 17/6/1957, together with a BR 2nd blank single Alness, made out to Georgemas (/), and a NA&AF on Duty single Glasgow Buchanan St. to Gollanfield. When the “Goods Train” tickets were issued, both branches had lost their passenger services – Burghead on 14/9/1931, and Fortrose on 1/10/1951. (4)£130
352GWR / BR SOUTH WALES: Issued whole comprising: GWR – Ammanford (to Ammanford Colliery Halt), Cowbridge (Bd), Crynant (pencil date), Cwmavon Glam. (iu), Cymmer Afan, Pontypool Road (to Pontypool Clarence St.), Penally, Seven Sisters, Swansea H. St., Tnycwm Halt; BR – Barry Docks, Brithdir, Caerphilly, Cardigan, Chepstow (to Tutshill Halt for Beachley), Cwmbargoed (/), 2 x Cymmer Afan, Dinas Powis, Duffryn Rhondda Halt, Penarth Town (to Lavernock), Pembroke, Pontypool Road, Seven Sisters (to Pantyffordd Halt), Tenby. (25)£80
353ERITH COUNCIL TRAMWAYS named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 2 x 1d (1 Williamson; Punch & Ticket), 2d, 2½d and 3d Workman (soiled). (5)£140
354CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS selection of type C21 LUGGAGE LABELS to Bow Street, Builth Road, Dolgelley, Hay (Mid), Liverpool (Edge Hill) (L&NW), Liverpool L Stage, Llandrindod, Llanfechain, Llwyngwril, Nantlle, Overton-on-Dee, Pantydawr, Talsarnau. Mostly VGC. (13)£20
355BRB(S) 3d Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS from the ex-L&SWR Area: Bracknell, Brockenhurst, Byfleet & New Haw, Clapham Junction T10, Corfe Castle, Cowes, Egham, Fulwell, Hersham No 2, Isleworth, Kew Gardens No.1 (2d issue), Kingston, Longcross Halt, Malden Manor, Norbiton, North Sheen, Putney, Ryde Pier Head, Ryde St John’s Road (two different), Salisbury, Shawford, Southampton, Stoneleigh, Swanage, Syon Lane, Totton, Ventnor, Wimbledon SO, Winchester No 2. (30)£85
356NEWCASTLE CORPORATION TRAMWAYS named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 2 x ½d, 4 x 1d, 3 x 1½d and 2d. Six tickets have minor glue marks from previous mounting, and one a small portion of Bd; otherwise condition is good. (10)£45
357LM&SR: A collection of 20 issued singles (of various types) comprising Bettws-y-Coed, Broughton & B., Clough Fold, Cold Meece (pen date), Countesthorpe, Crewe (insert advert to Burton Station St.), Flint, Hednesford, Liverpool Ex., Melton Mowbray Mid., Moreton, Mow Cop & Scholar Green, Northampton Castle (to Cheddington), Oxford, Peterborough East, Plodder Lane, Rugby (to Birdingbury / Brandon & W.), Rushden, Swinton Yorks, and West Kirby W. (20)£65
358GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY ROAD MOTOR OMNIBUSES 1/6d punch type BUS TICKET from the Penzance to Land’s End service. The ticket has minor mounting marks and slight fading in one corner, otherwise in VGC. (1)£55
359SOUTHERN RAILWAY 3RD SINGLES: An all issued selection from all different origins commencing with letters S to W, including Slinfold, Sole Street, Southampton Terminus for Docks, St. Pauls, Swanley, Swanscombe Halt, Swaythling, Tadworth & Walton-on-the-Hill, Tenterden Town (fading), Tolworth, Uckfield, Waddon, Welling, West Grinstead, Westerham (slight fading), Woldingham, Woodmansterne, Woodside, Wool, and Wrotham. (65)£110
360LISTOWEL & BALLYBUNION RAILWAY: A 3½” x 2¾” 1st Class paper Free Ticket made out to a Mr & Mrs Sekon for a journey from Listowel to Ballybunion and back on 3/7/1917. However, the ticket, which is numbered 367, has a pre-printed date of “188 “, indicating that it was printed for the opening of the line, so only a small number of these would have been issued. The lot also includes a DW&WR (CofDJnR) 2” x 2¼” 1d excess receipt issued at Tara Street Station, which has been mounted on card. (2)£45
361GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY issued 3rd single King’s Cross London to Middlesboro’, dated 28/12/1874. The ticket has a vertical crease on the right, which is more noticeable on the back. (1)£40
362LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY 2nd single Uxbridge Road for Shepherds Bush to Acton Middlesex, dated 27/9/1872. In VGC. (1)£120
363LONDON GENERAL OMNIBUS CO. LTD. named stage punch type BUS TICKETS comprising 2 x Service 3, 1 x Serv. 6, 4 x Serv. 34, 4 x Serv.37, 1 x Serv. 38, and 2 x Serv. 46, together with named stage issues from LGOC & ASSOCIATED COs. comprising 3 x Serv. 34, 5 x Serv. 49, 1 x Serv. 54, 2 x Serv. 58, 8 x Serv. 59 (including duplicate), 3 x Service 159, and 4 numbered stage issues. (40)£40
364STEAMER AND FERRY TICKET ASSORTMENT comprising an early Tyne General Ferry 2nd Class single from Newcastle to Shields (without a year in the date), a Messrs Inman & Co. (agents) Emigrant Steerage single Hull to Rotterdam, 2 x issued IOMSP Co., 2 x issued B&ISP Co., 4 x Birkenhead Corporation (railway prints – 1 issued L&NW; 1 /), 2 x issued BSS Co., Fort William to Banavie (unspecified operator), and Kessock Ferry Jt. Comm. (roll ticket). The lot also includes 8 severed halves from 5 operators, which are different from those mentioned above. (14wh 8hlf)£28
365END OF COLLECTION PLATFORM TICKET MISCELLANY comprising: GER – T1 Weeley A; CLC – LMS T3B Liverpool Central No.2; SR – T1B Frant, New Romney & Littlestone-on-Sea, 2 x Sharnal Street, 2 x Warlingham; T1C Clandon, 3 x Hailsham, 2 x Itchen Abbas, Partridge Green, 16 x Selsdon Road, 2 x Withyham, 2 x Worplesdon; T1D 4 x Riddlesdown; T2A 3 x Kingscote, Coombe Road, 3 x Gravesend West St., 2 x Haydons Road DO, 2 x West Hoathly; T3 Midhurst; British Railways – 3 x Crystal Palace HL, Fittleworth, 3 x Lordship Lane, 3 x Stroud Green; BTC – 3 x 1d Blackpool North: Germany – Dortm-Lütgendortmund. Condition mainly VG. (65)£210
366LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd singles from Holmsley to Wimborne, Poole to Blandford via Broadstone, West Moors to Broadstone Junc., and Wimborne to Broadstone Junc. (4)£190
367NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY: A collection of heavily duplicated audit whole comprising 5 x 3rd Class blank Foreign Privilege returns from Frosterley (closed 29/6/1953), 67 Deposit tickets for break of journey from Coxwold (closed 2/3/1953), including 2 from an earlier print with the name in larger type, 29 x 1st Class blank returns, also from Coxwold, and 41 x 1st Class blank 1,000 miles series returns from Cattal. Almost all are in VGC. (142)£30
368PLYMOUTH, STONEHOUSE AND DEVONPORT TRAMWAYS CO. 1d pink punch type TRAM TICKET for journeys between Plymouth and Edgecombe Street Sidings, and Edgecombe Street Siding and Devonport. Front in VGC; back has a little Bd from previous mounting. The tramway opened on 18/3/1872, and was taken over by Plymouth Corporation on 1/7/1922. (1)£50
369SCOTTISH PRE-GROUPING SELECTION comprising: GB&K Joint – issued 3rd single Pollokshaws to Strathbungo; GD&HR – issued Parly Open Carriage Glasgow to Renton, and Parly Closed Carriage Helensburgh to Cardross; G&SWR – issued 3rd singles Annan to Cummertrees (cl. 19/9/1955) and Dumfries to Irongray (closed 3/5/1943 – Bd), plus 2 audit from Ayr; Monkland Rys – issued 3rd single Glasgow to Caldercruix; PP&W Joint – undated / unclipped 3rd single Kirkcowan to Glasgow St. Enoch. The lot also includes a Glasgow Corporation Transport (Underground) 1d roll type single from Buchanan Street to West Street (Outer Circle) or Kelvinside (Inner Circle). (10)£250
370MANCHESTER & MILFORD RAILWAY audit 1st single Trawscoed to Pencader. In good condition, but with excess paper on the back from previous mounting. (1)£50
371BRECON & MERTHYR RAILWAY issued 3rd Parly single Merthyr to Eardisley Mid. (stain marks), together with unclipped audits comprising a 2nd single Brecon to Talyllyn, a 3rd Parly Soldier, Sailor, Police, &c. on Duty single Brecon to Bassaleg, and a 3rd Parly Revised Fare Day Excursion return from Cefn Coed to Swansea E. D’k GW. (4)£55
372BR(H) ISSUED SINGLES FROM CLOSED STATIONS comprising Alloa, Appin, Buckie, Callander, Darvel, Dysart, Fraserburgh, Galashiels, Gartcosh, Georgie East, Granton Road, Leven, Morningside Road, Paisley West, Strathyre, and Tollcross – with 13 also to closed destinations. The lot also includes tickets to closed stations from Invergordon (to Kildary), Kirkconnel (to New Cumnock), Leuchars Junc. (to St. Andrews), and Thornliebank (to Strathbungo). (20)£85
373CHELTENHAM & DISTRICT LIGHT RAILWAY 1½d orange and 2d blue named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS, together with punch type BUS TICKETS from CHELTENHAM DISTRICT TRACTION COMPANY comprising named stage at 1d (Charlton Kings route – Bell Punch imprint A0523 of c.1930), and 3 x 2d (Charlton Kings, Leckhampton, Southam routes – Bell Punch 31xx imprints of c.1929) and numbered stage at 1d Child, 1d, 2d and 3d (with A7xxx imprints of c.1931). The lot also includes two unused large card Weekly Tickets. Mainly VGC. (12)£50
374RAILWAY LETTER PARCELS & NEWSPAPER STAMPS selection including examples from Somerset & Dorset Joint, LNWR, LB&SCR, Midland, K&ESR; plus a selection of examples from road operators: Blackpool Corporation (2), Birmingham & Midland Tramway Joint Committee including some headed “Tramways Express” (15). Condition varies and some duplication noted. (64)£310
375LMS T3B PLATFORM TICKETS from stations beginning “N” to “W”: Nottingham A and B (both /), Ockendon, Prestwich, St Pancras B, Seacombe & Egremont (brown card), Stirling, Stoke No 3, Walsall No 1, Watford Junction No 1 (brown card), Wembley (Cen), Widnes (LM&S), Wolverton (blue card); CHESHIRE LINE COMMITTEE (LMS T3B): Warrington (Central); LMS&GW JOINT (LMS T3B): Birkenhead (Wside) No 3. (15)£190
376RYE & CAMBER TRAMWAYS CO. LTD. A yellow 3rd Class thin card punch type single from Golf Links, together with an unclassified 5d single from Sands. The line operated between 1895 and 1939. (2)£60
377SOUTHERN RAILWAY / BR(S) “WITHERED ARM” SELECTION comprising: SR – issued from Camelford (overstamped “Reminder”), Tavistock North (Parking), Tresmeer, Waterloo S (to Bude); audit from Camelford, Holsworthy. BR(S) – issued from Bude, 3 x Calstock, Dunsland Cross, Okehampton, Padstow (parking), plus 7 rail motor types for journeys from / to halts. The lot also includes an unissued SR season ticket from Bere Ferrers (Canc), an issued BR(S) season ticket from Delabole, and 4 SR and 1 BR(S) severed halves. (22wh 5hlf)£45
378LCC TRAMWAYS named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 1 x Services 2-4, 9 x Serv. 2-4-6-10-8, 1 x Serv, 2-4 6-10 8 2a-4a 22-24, 1 x Serv. 6-10 16-18 20 22-24, 1 x Serv. 8-20 10 16-18 2a-4a 22-24, 2 x Serv 10 16 18 22 24d (1 poor). The lot also includes eleven different 1/- All Day tickets 4 for 1925, and 1 for each year between 1926 and 1932. (26)£170
379BR(W) 2ND CLASS SINGLES AND RETURNS: A selection of 358 issued and audit whole Edmondsons from most parts of the region, including closed and destaffed stations. (358)£150
380NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY: An unused return ‘FOR ONE HUNTING HORSE ONLY’ from Saughton (closed 1/3/1921) to Linlithgow. Face in VGC; minor marking on (blank) back from previous mounting. (1)£130
381SOUTHERN RAILWAY PLATFORM TICKETS comprising Red Bob: T1B Frant, Penshurst; T1C Micheldever, Newton St. Cyres, Umberleigh; Red Diamond: T2A Crediton, Littleham, Whitchurch; T2B Braunton, Brockley, Charing Cross No.1, Frimley (Bd), Sidley, Syon Lane; T3 Battle, Brighton, Corfe Castle, Ottery St. Mary, Oxshott, Victoria No.10. (20)£45
382PRE-GROUPING MISCELLANY: A mainly issued selection comprising 1 x B&MR (poor), 1 x GER (re-joined), 1 x GNR, 2 x GWR (re-joined), 2 x GW&Met, 3 x LB&SCR (1/), 2 x L&YR, 10 x L&NWR (1/; 2 a), 3 x LT&SR (1/; 1 Bd), 1 x MR, 1 x NER, 1 x Rhymney (Cd), and 1 x W&CR (thin card). The lot also includes a transitional LM&SR(FR) article ticket. (30)£100
383LONDON INDEPENDENT BUS OPERATORS: Numbered stage punch BUS TICKETS from Allen's Motor Omnibus Services (c.1915), A.T. Bennett & Co. Ltd., Cambrian Coaching & Goods Transport Ltd, Chocolate Express Omnibus Co., Claremont Omnibus Services, Grays Ltd., Julius & Lockwood (Bd), New Times Omnibus Co., Edward Paul Ltd, F.S. Petrol Electric Omnibus Company, 3 x C.H. Pickup, Premier Omnibus Co. Ltd., Red Rose Motor Service Ltd., "Tottenham Hotspur", United Omnibus Co., Universal Omnibus, Webber Bros., and Westminster Omnibus Co. (20)£45
384LNER 3rd Service Military blank single from Greenlaw (closed 13/8/1948) made out to Croydon and issued on 27/10/1942. (1)£120
385LONDON AREA PLATFORM TICKETS comprising BTC 2d – Caledonian Road & Barnsbury, Camden Road, Dalston Junction, Finchley Rd. & Frognal, Hampstead Heath No.1, Harlesden, North Wembley, Queens Park, Stonebridge Park, Watford West; BRB 2d – Headstone Lane, Highbury & Islington, Kensal Green, Kentish Town West, Kilburn High Rd., London Broad Street, South Kenton, Wembley Central No.1; LT 2d – Waterloo LT, Westbourne Park. (20)£35
386MAINLY MIDLANDS COUNTIES: A selection of punch type BUS (AND TRAM) TICKETS comprising: Trent MT Co. – 3d, 4d single / return (different styles), plus untitled named stage issues at 8d (Derby and Nottingham Service) and 4d (Loughborough Service), believed to be from Trent, but only in fair condition; Derby Corporation Tramways – 1d Normanton named stage (poor); Derby Corporation Omnibuses – 1½d and 2 x 2d Universal numbered stage (plus 2 Ultimates); The British Automobile Traction Co. – long 11d, 1/2d and 2/3d named stage, with Buxton and Macclesfield adverts (foxed); East Midland MS – 2½d, 4d, 1/-, 1/3d North Western RC Co. – 2d, 3d and 1/9d longer numbered stage; N&DT Co. & MGOC – 6d and 1/- Exchange; Bayliss’ Bus Service – 8d single; Stevenson’s (Uttoxeter) – 8 single / return, plus longer Exchange (Stevenson’s Bus Services); The Green Bus Co. Ltd. – 5 prints between 1d and 1/4d. (37)£30
387SOMERSET & DORSET JOINT: A collection of 10 audit whole comprising 3rd singles Ashcott to Shapwick, Burnham-on-Sea to Salisbury, and Wincanton to Binegar, a Musical Instrument or other article blank single from Midford, vertical returns of different types from Bailey Gate, Bason Bridge, Evercreech New, Radstock, and Templecombe, and a Luncheon Ticket in conjunction with an excursion from Shepton Mallet S&D Rly. All unclipped and in VGC. (10)£80
388GLASGOW CORPORATION TRAMWAYS: Three unusual card tickets comprising an Admission Ticket for the GCT (Swimming Section) Annual Gala on 29/7/1924, a Tea Ticket for use at the official opening of Tramway’s Football Club ground at Parkhead on 2/9/1924, and a plain ticket simply inscribed “tea”, but probably dating from around the same period. (3)N/S
389WESTON, CLEVEDON & PORTISHEAD RAILWAY issued 2nd singles from 4 x Clevedon (including 2 Actual Fare), Portishead, and Weston-Supper-Mare, together with Dog and bike singles from Clevedon, and thin card issues comprising a Cycle single to 8 miles, 2nd Actual Fare single Cadbury Road to Portishead, and 4 whole returns including halts in destinations. The lot also includes 4 rejoined Edmondson returns, and 4 individual severed halves. (18wh 4hlf)£260
390GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY AROUND HUNTINGDON: Issued 3rd singles comprising Offord & Buckden to Huntingdon, St. Ives to St. Neots (via Huntingdon Joint), and St. Mary’s (closed 6/10/1947). (3)£40
391BR(N) PLATFORM TICKETS comprising British Railways – Transitional (no r/d) from Ashington, Blyth, Sunderland N; BTC – 1d Red Diamond from Bedlington, Gateshead East, High Shields, Monkwearmouth, Stockton-on-Tees, Whitby Town; 2d from Barnard Castle, Gateshead East, Jarrow N, Malton, Monkseaton No.1, Shildon. (15)£45
392SOUTH EASTERN & CHATHAM RAILWAY: An issued 1st single from Folkestone Central, together with a 2nd single from Sevenoaks Tubs Hill, and 3rd singles from Bexhill-on-Sea, Blackheath, Brockley Lane (closed 1/1/1917), Cannon Street, Dover Priory, Folkestone Central, Grove Park, Herne Hill, Kent House Beckenham, London Bridge, Ludgate Hill (closed 3/3/1929), Maidstone East, Paddock Wood (/), Reading, and Sittingbourne for Milton Regis (to Sheerness Dockyard – closed 2/1/1922). The lot also includes whole 3rd returns from Deal (re-joined), and Nunhead, and an audit 3rd Excursion return from Etchingham. (20)£150
393HUDDERSFIELD CORPORATION TRAMWAYS named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 6 issues from the Waterloo & Outlane Section (2 x ½d Children’s Ticket – minor differences on face; different backs – 1d, 1½d, and 2 x 2d) and a 1d ticket headed “Outlane & Waterloo.” The lot also includes 2d and 5d numbered stage issues from Huddersfield Corporation Trolleybuses and a 6d Omnibus return from Huddersfield Joint Omnibuses and Hansons Buses Ltd. (10)£30
394PARKING TICKETS comprising 1 x GWR, 1 x LM&SR (Delph), 4 x SR, 14 x British Railways / Railway Executive (including Higham Ferrers 2 x Southwick, and Stonegate, issued ‘0000’; several transitional prints), 7 x BTC, 11 x BRB (including Padstow), and 2 x LTE from 1953/54. (40)£60
395PLATFORM TICKET MISCELLANY comprising LM&SR: T3B – Glasgow Central No.3, Manchester Lon. Rd No.2 (with “Not Valid in Trains” below station name); T3C – Coventry No.1, Glasgow Buchanan St.; Beam – Wolverhampton LMS No.1.; AA – Aberdeen No.1; Thin card machine – Euston. LNER: T3C – King’s Cross A; AA – Peterborough North. British Railways: Transitional – Aberdeen (SMO), Colchester (UO) A; AA – Cambridge (no r/d). (12)£26
396LGOC & ASSOCIATED COS. 4d fareboard geographical punch type BUS TICKETS from 30 different services numbered between 2 and 96 including 5, 17&184, 20, 21A, 39, 40, 48, 68&169, and 73. (30)£75
397SOUTHWOLD RAILWAY: An unused 3rd Return Wenhaston to Liverpool Street, in VGC, with the outward half on the right side. Closed 12/4/1929.£85
398SHREWSBURY JOINT LINES comprising L&NW&GW Joint 3rd Parly single Shrewsbury to Hanwood; GW&L&NW Joint – 3rd Parly single Leominster to Berrington & Eye; GW&LMS Joint – HMF on Leave 3rd single Shrewsbury to Wellington; GWR – 3rd singles Shrewsbury to Ludlow, Wellington, and Welshpool; BR – from Ludlow, 2 x Shrewsbury, Wellington Salop (2 trans.). (10)£50
399LNER – EAST ANGLIA: A collection of 30 issued whole, including Acle, Belton & Burgh, Bentley, Bradfield, Emneth, Fordham, Harwich Parkeston Quay West, Ingham (re-joined), North Walsham, Saxmundham, Six Mile Bottom, Somerleyton, Trimley, Witham, Wolferton, Woodbridge, Wroxham, and Yarmouth South Town. (30)£60
400EAST & WEST JUNCTION & STRATFORD-ON-AVON, TOWCESTER & MIDLANDS JUNCTION RAILWAYS 2nd single Morton Pinkney (closed 7/4/1952) to London Euston LNW, dated 6/10/1903. In VGC other than a cancellation clip in the middle bottom and minor glue marks from previous mounting. (1)£130
401BRITISH RAILWAYS PLATFORM TICKETS – LT&S AND ASSOCIATED LINES comprising: 1d Transitional (no diamond) – from Blackhorse Road, Leytonstone High Rd., Westcliff-on-Sea No.1; 1d Red Diamond RE conditions – from Fenchurch Street (John St. Office), Grays 1, Leyton Mid. Rd., Plaistow, Rainham Essex, Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea East, Stepney East, Tilbury Riverside, Upton Park, Westcliff-on-Sea No.1, Woodgrange Park. The lot also includes 3 AA tickets – two without red diamond. (18)£80
402THETFORD & WATTON RAILWAY Parly single Thetford Bridge to Barnham, dated 17/1/1877 (/), together with 3rd Class severed halves comprising o/h Barnham to Thetford Bridge, and r/h Stow Bedon to Watton. (1wh 2hlf)£30
403END OF COLLECTION TRAMWAY TICKET MISCELLANY: A selection of tickets, mainly around 100 years old, from 2 x Bournemouth Corporation Tramways, North Metropolitan Tramways Co., City of Oxford & District Tramways Co., The Poole & District Electric Traction Co., 2 x Portsmouth Corporation Tramways, 6 x Southampton Corporation Tramways (4 are early roll types). The lot also includes 2 small roll tickets from the Edinburgh & District Tram Co. Ltd and one from the Edinburgh Street Tramways Co., plus 10 early punch type BUS TICKETS (LGOC, 3 x London Road Car Co., 5 x Omnibus Tickets, with stages in menu style, and Southbourne, Boscombe, and Bournemouth Omnibus Co.). The lot also includes a later (1927) Southampton Corporation Omnibuses issue. The tickets in this lot are different from those of the same companies in Lot 103. (28)£85
404WATERLOO & CITY RAILWAY: An Edmondson Double Journey return, together with 9 thin card issues (1 Bd), 3 Southern Railway prints, and 7 BR. (20)£30
405LNER PLATFORM TICKETS comprising T3B – Hull (M No.1), Newcastle (M No.5), Glasgow Queen St, No.2 Set (1944 – 3d); T3C – Glasgow Queen St, No.2 Set (1d), Berwick (M); and LMS T3C Edinburgh (Waverley) (No.5 Set – black on white). The lot also includes LNE&LMS Rlys T3Bh from Leeds City (No.5 M.) (7)£65
406SOUTHPORT CORPORATION TRAMWAYS: Named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 2 x 1d (one in ladder style), 2d, 3½d Child (Monument to Ainsdale Beach), and 5d – the last two unpunched – together with numbered stage issues at 1d, 1½d, 2d, 2½d, and 4d. (10)£60
407GREAT WESTERN AND L&NW JOINT LINES: An all issued selection comprising: GW&L&NW Jnt, – Parly 3rd single Ludlow to Shrewsbury (“Jt.” rather than “Jnt.” In title), 3rd single Shrewsbury 3 to Woofferton, plus a Picnic Pleasure Party r/h Wellington to Shrewsbury; L&NW&GW Joint Rys. – 3rd singles Chester W to Hooton, Shrewsbury No.1 to Montgomery (child snip), and West Kirby to James St. Liverpool, plus 2 severed halves. Six of the tickets have excess paper on the backs from previous mounting, which should be removed with care. (5wh 3hlf)£30
408SOUTHERN RAILWAY: A collection of 40 single coupon issued whole including Bordon, Bournemouth West, Elsted, Havant (to Langston), Kensington Addison Road (OO), Maidstone Barracks, Mitcham Junction, Ramsgate, St. Paul’s, Sandling Junction, and Wye (dog). Includes a few transitional / early prints. (40)£80
409LONDON, BRIGHTON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY: An all issued selection comprising 3rd singles from Ashtead, Balcombe (/), Balham D’n, Banstead & Burgh Heath, Battersea Park, Bexhill, Boxhill & Burford Bridge, Coulsdon & Smitham Downs, Norwood Junction Up, and Portsmouth Town, Pram, etc. singles from Balham, London Bridge and Hellingly, Dog and Bicycle singles from Victoria, 3rd returns from Balham, Norwood Junction and Victoria, and a horizontally-printed Daily Cheap from Lewes. The lot also includes a 3rd return predated Friday 14/3/1914. (20)£120
410POTTERIES, SHREWSBURY & NORTH WALES RAILWAY unissued 1st single from Llanymynech to Hanwood with the abbreviated “S&NWR Co.” heading (soiled), together with a 3rd single from Maesbrook to Kinnerley. The PS&NW closed on 22/6/1880, but re-opened in 1911/12 as the Shropshire & Montgomeryshire Railway. (2)£50
411BRITISH RAILWAYS (W) 1d Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS (Railway Exec conditions): Barnstaple Tn., Barnstaple (Victoria Rd), Bristol TM C and D, Bude, Carmarthen, Chippenham, Ealing Broadway, Hayes & Harlington B, Kingswear BO, Marylebone 1 and 2, Neath General, Newton Abbot, Paddington 1, 2, 3 and 7, Plymouth Friary, Porth. (20)£60
412GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY / BR – CAMBRIAN COAST: A collection of 11 GWR and 53 BR audit tickets from Llwyngwril – possibly the full stock when the station was destaffed on 6/5/1968 – with the former including 2 buff 3rd singles. The lot also includes audit GWR prints from 3 x Criccieth, Llanbedr & Pensarn, 4 x Penrhyndeudraeth, 2 x Talsarnau, and Towyn. All in VGC. (75)£65
413LONDON TRANSPORT COACHES (GREEN LINE): A selection of long and short single fare geographical punch type COACH TICKETS with codes CS1, CS4, CS6, CS8, CS1O, CS11, and CS16, plus a 9d Brentwood / Romford return and 9d and 2/9 numerical stage singles. (30)£20
414GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY type G33/2 printed origin LUGGAGE LABELS on white paper: Downham to Godmanchester, Downham to Long Sutton Via Lynn; plus type G36/2 printed origin on blue paper: Ipswich to Banbury via Cambridge and L&NW (slight ragged edge), Ipswich to Birmingham via Cambridge and L&NW. Mostly VGC. (4)N/S
415SOUTHERN RAILWAY PLATFORM TICKETS comprising Red Blob: T1C – St. Helens; Red Diamond: T2B – Wandsworth Road, Wandsworth Rd. HO; T3 – Templecombe, Three Bridges, Vauxhall, Victoria No.1, Wadebridge, Wareham No.2, Waterloo No.2, No.7 and E, Westcombe Park, Woolwich Arsenal; Beam – Reading; Thin card machine issue – Victoria No.2E. (16)£110
416BR(M/W) – NORTH AND MID-WALES: An all issued collection comprising 2 x Arthog, 9 x Bala, Bala Junction, Dolgellau, Harlech, Llangower Halt, 2 x Llanuwychllyn, 2 x Llanfyllin, Morfa Mawddach. (20)£70
417END OF COLLECTION MISCELLANY comprising issued L&NWR from Ellesmere Port, 44 audit pre-nat. (23 LM&SR – mainly Barnwell, Oundle, Thorpe; 2 SR including Torrington; 1 GWR; 18 LNER – mainly Maldon East & H., Saffron Walden, Warsop; many blank cards written on), 41 issued and 1 audit BR (including Allanfearn, Catterick Bridge, Royton), 23 issued and 2 audit UTA, 13 miscellaneous other issues, 2 thin card (including SR Chilsworthy Halt), 2 paper, 1 large card, and 7 severed halves. (127wh 7hlf 3 other)£55
418THE POTTERIES ELECTRIC TRACTION COMPANY LTD: A selection of punch type TRAM / BUS TICKETS comprising a 9d with 8 named stages (including Longton, Sandbach and Market Drayton), a pre-WW1 2½d “Fair Fares” print, a small 1d issue with 7 numbered stages by Williamson, 1d and 4d prints by Bell Punch, the former with 9 numbered stages, the latter with “1” on the outward portion and just “8” and “9” on the inwards portion and longer 14 numbered stage prints by Williamson at 1d, 1½d, 2½d, 7d, 9d, 10d, 11d, and 1/- - the 9d print also with a skeleton fare overprint.. Please note that the majority of tickets in this lot are a little “worn”, presumably from being in the purchaser’s pocket for some time after use. (13)£30
419BRITISH RAILWAYS EXCURSIONS FROM THE MIDLANDS: A selection of tickets for pre-dated excursions between 1951 and 1955 (12 of which are to Wembley), with origins of 3 x Birmingham New St. (including Boy’s Brigade Founder’s Centenary), 3 x Coventry (Frames Agency and 2 x Boy’s Brigade numbered ‘000’), Denby (/ – regular services ceased 1/6/1930), Derby Friargate, Ilkeston Junction & Cossall, Leicester Central (1st to Southampton Docks), 3 x Leicester London Road, 2 x Leicester Holidays (origin station not identified), 2 x Stoke Wakes, Swadlincote (Colliery Holidays – regular services ceased 6/10/1947), Walsall (to Bournemouth West). The lot also includes an LM&SR-headed ticket for use from 30/4 to 1/5/1949). (20)£45
420LYNTON & BARNSTAPLE RAILWAY outward half 3rd Class Market Ticket Parracombe (P.O) to Barnstaple Town, together with a return 3rd Class half Market Ticket Barnstaple Town to Parracombe. Both were issued in 1903, but the full dates are obscured by Bd. (2hlf)£410
421BRB(S) unpriced Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS, plus 4 mixed region Green Diamond (BRB and British Rail) and 1 unpriced Multiprinter issue. (38)£55
422BR(E): Issued 3rd Class from Forncett, French Drove, and Walsingham, together with 21 issued and 1 audit 2nd Class, including Bures, Cavendish (iu), Claydon Suffolk, Corton, County School, Haverhill, Hopton-on-Sea, Lowestoft North, Ryburgh, Ryhall & Belmisthorpe, Stoke Suffolk, Sturmer, Wells-next-the-Sea, West Green and White Colne. All in VGC. (25)£130
423WEST HAM CORPORATION TRAMWAYS: A 1d named stage punch type TRAM TICKET for Service Nos.1, 2, 5 & 6, together with numbered stage prints at ½d, 2 x 1d, 1½d, 3x 2d, 2½ and 3d – two of which (1d and 2d) have the numbers printed once in the centre of the tickets. (10)£45
424BR(M) IN THE NORTH WEST: A collection of 50 issued whole from all different origins, including Ordsall Lane, Penwortham Cop Lane, Ramsbottom, Royton, Royton Junction, Seedley, Tattenhall Road, Turton & Edgworth, Vulcan, Waterfoot, Waverton, and Wigan Central. (50)£30
425PLATFORM TICKET MISCELLANY comprising LM&SR – free issues from Nuneaton Station (for Dining Room – purple /), Preston (for Dining Room – white / red), Rugby (purple); British Railways – No red diamond RE conds Preston; red diamond RE conds Caernarvon, Manchester Exchange, Rochdale, Waterloo No.4; 4 x Warwick Road subway (2 white, 2 purple); purple free issues from Carlisle A (for left luggage), Hellifield, Rugby Midland, Stockport E. Up; blue free from Preston SO, Nottingham LMS, Northampton Castle (both Wallpaper Manufacturers Exhibition Train); BTC 2d – Birkenhead Hamilton Square, Cricklewood, Darwen, Guide Bridge, Hampstead Heath No.1, Highbury & Islington, Hinckley, Kensal Green; plus Warwick Road subway 1d (white). Five of the tickets have excess paper on the backs. (28)£70
426ISLE OF THANET ELECTRIC TRAMWAYS CO. LTD. full geographical punch type TRAM TICKETS at 1d, 1½d (Broadstairs Station to Thanet Road), 2d, 3d, and 4d, together with two different 1d named stage issues from DOVER CORPORATION TRAMWAYS. (7)£55
427NORTH SUNDERLAND RAILWAY unissued whole from Seahouses comprising a 1st Monthly blank return, a 3rd single to Chathill, and a 3rd Monthly Return to Berwick. All in VGC. (3)£55
428THE LONDON TRAMWAYS CO. full geographical named stage punch type TRAM TICKETS comprising 3 x ½d, 2 x 1d, 3 x 2d, and 2 x 3d, all with “Down” and “Up” and letter codes overprinted on the faces. (10)£65
429RAILWAY EXECUTIVE 3RD CLASS SINGLES AND RETURNS: A collection of 318 mainly issued whole Edmondsons in pre-nationalisation style from all regions, including closed and destaffed stations (318)£170
430LONDON & NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY 3rd single Oxheys (closed 28/2/1925) to Preston L&NW, dated 16/10/1901. (1)£85
431LMS PLATFORM TICKETS: T3A: Market Harboro A, Matlock Bath, Normanton, Oxford, Oxford (LMS), Stirling, Watford Junc., Watford West, Wellingboro’ (Mid Rd); T3B: Altrincham & Bowdon, Bushey & Oxhey, Chesterfield (LMS), Crewe (LMS) (blue card), Crumpsall, Elsecar & Hoyland. (15)£90
432STOCKTON & DARLINGTON RAILWAY untitled paper tickets comprising a 4¼” x 2½” “Inside” “First Class Train” single from Aycliffe Lane to Stockton at a fare of 2s.6d, pre-dated 184_, together with a slightly longer 2nd Class single Stockton to South Church (closed c.1845) at fare of 3s.0d, also pre-dated 184_. The First Class ticket has black text on white with small squares in the background; the 2nd Class ticket is black on yellow. (2)£45
433EXETER CORPORATION TRAMWAYS 1d punch type TRAM TICKET available between St. David’s and Queen Street, together with 1d and 1½d named stage issues with various stages between Pinhoe Road and St. David’s, though with a few noticeable differences, and a 1d “Dinner Hour Return Ticket” available on the Pinhoe Road & Alphington Road Section, with the days of the month along the edges. All in VGC. (4)£35
434BR(W) CLOSED STATIONS: A collection of 10 issued and 40 audit whole. The issued are from Bangor-on-Dee, Blowers Green, Foley Park Halt, Henwick, Melksham, Much Wenlock, Newnham, Norton Halt, Winscombe Som., and Staines West. Too may audits to list, but include Frocester, Grafton & Burbage, Hampstead Norris, Harvington, Hermitage, Linley Halt, Midsomer Norton & Welton, Radstock North, Rushwick Halt, Stanton Halt, and Wantage Road. (50)£95
435EAST LONDON RAILWAY JOINT COMMITTEE LPTB T3 PLATFORM TICKET from Shadwell 1, together with LTE T1A issues from Surrey Docks 1, Wapping 1, and Whitechapel 1. All in excellent condition. (4)£40
436BR(S) ISSUED 3RD SINGLES: A selection of later (non-transitional) prints from all different stations / booking offices. (80)£60
437GLASGOW & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY 3rd single Dunscore to Moniaive, numbered “00” and issued on the opening day of the Cairn Valley line on 1st March 1905. See also Lot 137. (1)£280
438THE LONDON ROAD CAR CO. LTD. early named stage punch type BUS TICKETS in ladder format, all with fares printed in the text, and all except two also having red fare overprints. 12 are 1d issues and 3 are 2d. Condition is generally good, although one or two are slightly grubby, or have minor blemishes. (15)£26
439LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY issued 3rd singles from Bury EL, Darwen, Dewsbury L&Y, Mirfield L&Y, St. Lukes Southport, Southport. The lot also includes Bicycle singles from Blundellsands & Crosby Up, and Failsworth, a whole Pleasure Party return from Blackburn (foxing), and an audit Day Excursion return from Oldham L&Y. (10)£80
440GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY – LONDON AREA: An all issued pre-grouping selection comprising, Acton, Aldgate Met, Ealing Broadway, Edgware Road, Farringdon St., 2 x Kensington A. Rd. (one is “W”), Kings Cross SO, Moorgate Street, Paddington, 5 x Paddington 1, Paddington 1F (insurance), 6 x Paddington 2, Paddington Bishops Rd. 2, Paddington 54, 3 x Royal Oak, Southall, and 2 x West Ealing. Eight of the tickets have excess paper, and 7 Bd, from previous mounting; 3 have minor creases. (30)£90
441SOUTHERN RAILWAY T3 Red Diamond PLATFORM TICKETS from stations “R” and “S”: Rowlands Castle, Ryde St Johns Road, Rye, St Denys, St Leonards Warrior Square, Seaford, Semley, Sevenoaks (B&B), Sherborne, Sholing, Shoreham-by-Sea, Shorncliffe No 2, Shortlands, Sidcup No 2, Slades Green. (15)£350
442LONDON & SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY issued 3rd singles from Plymouth Friary to Exeter and Devonport to Callington Road via Bere Alston & PD&SW Jct. Rly. Callington Road opened on 2/3/1908 and was renamed on 1/11/1909. The ticket, which is numbered 075, was issued on 9/6/1908. (2)£150
443LONDON SOUTHERN TRAMWAYS CO. An early 1d white named stage punch type HORSE TRAM TICKET (repaired), together with a later ½d olive print. The system opened on 7/12/1883 and was taken over by LCC on 20/12/1906. (2)£30
444BELFAST & COUNTY DOWN RAILWAY: A collection of 12 issued and 53 audit whole, together with two Ultimatics, 2 B&CDR punch types and an issued small oval weekly ticket. The issued tickets include Dundonald (closed 24/7/1950), 4 different weekly tickets from 1948, and 3 re-joined halves. The audit tickets, almost all of which are different types include many closed stations and halts such as Ballygrainey, Ballynoe, Creevyargon, and Millisle Road, while there is also a ticket from Downpatrick to Loop Platform. (70)£160
445LM&SR T2A PLATFORM TICKET from Benfleet, with a pencil date of 15/8/1939. The back has excess paper from previous mounting, which would appear to be removable with care. (1)£50
446POTTERIES BUS OPERATORS: A selection of punch type BUS TICKETS comprising: B&E Davies – 1d Inward / Outward; H&J Davies – 3d Exchange; H&J Davies Motors – 1½d and 2½d named stage; H. Davies – 3½d ordinary (advert for Ashlands Garage S-O-T on back); Davies’s Cost Bus Service – 3d numbered stage; C. Eaton Bus Service – 3d inward / outward by Tolladay & Leach of Hanley; Victoria Motor Services – 1½d inward / outward by Keates; Allic Bus Service (Prop, C. Lockyer) – 4d inward / outward by Keates; Day’s Bus Service – 2½d inward / outward by Keates. (10)£70
447END OF COLLECTION MISCELLANY comprising c.120 mainly issued BR whole, c.360 minor and preserved lines, 28 Irish audit, 20 issued LT whole plus 46 Rapidprinter, c.100 BR halves, c.40 thin card and paper issues (including LT), a few Ultimatics, and a handful of bus tickets. (Qty)£45
448BIRMINGHAM & MIDLAND TRAMWAYS LTD. 2d pink punch type TRAM TICKET for journeys between Birmingham and Windmill Lane / Windmill Lane and Oldbury / Oldbury and Dudley. This concern opened on 6/7/1885 and became part of the Birmingham & Midland Tramways Joint Committee on 1/7/1904. (1)£140
449CALEDONIAN RAILWAY 3rd single Biggar to Carstairs dated 10/8/1915. Biggar closed to regular passenger traffic 5/6/1950. (1)£120
450COLNE VALLEY RAILWAY issued 3rd single White Colne to Chappel (renamed 1/10/1914), dated 20/11/1915. In VGC, other than minor Bd. (1)£250
451A BOX containing several hundred punch type, Insert Setright, and Willebrew BUS TICKETS from a variety of UK operators – including several uncommon ones. A mixture of used and unused tickets, most of which are in good condition. (Qty)£55
452A BULKY STOCK BOOK containing approx. 550 issued and audit whole. Includes BR, Pre-nat., LT (some platform tickets), Irish, minor / preserved, and the odd pre-grouping issue. (Qty)£55
453LPTB / LT UNDERGROUND TICKETS: A box containing over 200 tickets dating from the mid-1930s onwards and including a wide range of types, some unusual. Around a third are audit issues. (Qty)£35
454LM&SR AUDIT WHOLE: A collection of approx. 270 all different prints, although there is duplication of origins. Includes a good proportion of agency issues, odd interesting types such as Boat (on Lake Windermere), Bus Exchange, Juvenile Organisation, Supplementary Ticket for Saloon, Walking Tour, and 3rd and Saloon, and closed stations. – Birkenhead Woodside, Bodorgan, Burn Naze, Clay Cross, Lake Side (W), Leigh Lancs, Nuneaton Abbey Street, Preston Junc., Thornton for C., Ty Croes noted. The majority of tickets are in good / VGC, but a few are either stained or soiled from being unused in tickets racks. (c.270)£110
455A SMALL PLASTIC BOX containing 160 all different BRB red diamond unpriced PLATFORM TICKETS. (160)£75
4562ND & 3RD CLASS SINGLES AND RETURNS WITH RED “CHILD” OVERPRINTS : A collection of 360 mainly issued RE / BTC / BRB whole Edmondsons from all regions, including closed and destaffed stations (360)£160
457A LARGE STOCK BOOK containing around 400 mainly BR issued and audit whole. A few pre-nat, minor railway and Irish tickets also included, plus a few large card issues. (Qty)£40
458OVERSEAS RAIL TICKETS: A box containing approx 300 issued and audit whole Edmondson, including examples from Congo, Czechoslovakia, Egypt, India, Italy, North Borneo, Turkey, Scandinavia, etc. The lot also includes a small quantity of thin card issues, and a number of paper tickets, mainly from the USA and Italy. (Qty)£180
459A BOX containing several hundred paper, machine and large card tickets, mostly from the BR era, though including a few pre-grouping, pre-nationalisation, and LT examples. (Qty)£30
460LNER SEVERED HALVES: A box containing 500 tickets from many parts of the system. Strong on London area. A little duplication. (500hlf)£50
461AGENCY ISSUES: A collection of 410 mainly issued 3rd Class whole Edmondsons from the LM&SR, LNER, GWR, SR, RE, and BTC. Covers most parts of the country. (410)£230
462A LARGE STOCK BOOK containing approx. 700 issued and audit whole. The majority are BR, but there is a good selection of pre-nationalisation issues, a few LT and Irish tickets and odd non-Edmondsons. (Qty)£80
463A LARGE ALBUM containing approx. 800 COACH, POST BUS AND STOCK BUS TICKETS mounted with photo corners. A mixture of punch tickets, Ultimates, large card, paper, and machine issues. Used and unused. The lot also includes a couple of leaflets. Needs close examination. (Qty)£85
464A SHOEBOX containing approx. 3,500 BR SEVERED HALVES from all over the country. (Qty.)£60
465WELSH PRESERVED NARROW GAUGE LINES: A large album containing in excess of 500 tickets mounted by type / date of printing, with brief historical notes. The main companies are the Fairbourne (c.135), Festiniog (c.120), Welshpool & Llanfair (c.85), and Great Orme. Other railways included are the Bala Lake, Brecon Mountain, Corris (2002), Heath Park Miniature, Llanberis Lake, Llandudno & Colwyn Bay, Rhyl Miniature, Teifi Valley, and Welsh Highland, while there are also tickets from the Conway Valley Railway Museum. (Qty)£22
466EUROPEAN RAIL COLLECTION comprising 70 from Austria, 64 from Belgium, 36 from Italy, and 580 from France, including just over 200 thin card issues. A mixture of issued and audit examples. The majority of the French tickets are from the SNCF, but a small number of issued tickets noted from the CdeF du Calvados and the Cotes du Nord from the 1920s and 1930s. (Qty)£100
467A LARGE STOCK BOOK containing approx. 600 issued and audit BR, Pre-nationalisation and Irish audit whole. (Qty)£85
468MODERN BUS TICKET DELVER’S DELIGHT. A shoebox full of large card, paper tickets and passes from a wide range of UK operators, too many to list. Sorting will repay. Probably well in exesss of 1,000 tickets. (Qty)£30
469BR(H): A collection of 650 issued whole, mainly from Central Scotland. The tickets, which are almost exclusively in VGC, date from the mid-1960s to the early 1980s, though most are from the later period. There is duplication of stations, but not of individual prints, which cover a good range of types. (650)£70
470PLATFORM TICKETS: A stock book containing approx. 400 issues mainly modern BR and from preservation lines. A number of older issues noted (e.g. GWR and SR), plus odd ones from Ireland and overseas. (Qty)£60
471MAINLY NORTHERN IRELAND: A shoebox containing approx 1,450 NIR and 925 UTA audit whole, together with 16 GSR audit, 3 issued and 6 audit CIE, and 5 others. The lot also includes 26 severed halves of which 22 are GNRI Pilgrimage tickets. (Qty)£20
472BR(M) EUSTON (exclusive) TO WATFORD (inclusive): A collection of approx. 650 mainly issued whole dating from the 1960s to the mid-1980s, with odd earlier examples. (Qty)£210
473A LARGE ALBUM containing approx. 600 TRAM AND BUS TICKETS mounted with photo corners from the West Midlands – Birmingham, Walsall, West Bromwich, and Walsall Corporation, plus a few private operators and West Midlands PTE. A mixture of punch tickets, Ultimates, large card, paper, and machine issues. Used and unused. Needs close examination. (Qty)£40
474PRE-NATIONALISATION SEVERED HALVES: A box containing c.430 tickets, of which about 150 are GWR, 100 LM&SR, 85 LNER and 65 SR, the remainder being Joint lines, etc. The box also includes 70 tickets from the Liverpool Overhead Railway, while there is a further box containing c.900 BR severed halves. (Qty)£75
475A SHOEBOX half filled with a quantity of punch and machine BUS TICKETS – the former a mixture of used and unused; the latter used. The box also contains half a dozen TRAM TICKETS, a bag of RAIL TICKETS (mainly halves, but including a large LNER workman’s pass and a ticket for Alton Towers’ Miniature Railway), and a small packet of WATER TRANSPORT TICKETS. (Qty)£24
476ULTIMATIC, RAPIDPRINTER, MULTIPRINTER, AND FLEXIPRINTER TICKETS: A comprehensive collection of some 3,500 to 4,000 tickets from stations beginning with letters A to K, filed in station order and all different – though some vary only in printing style, fare, and series number. Sure to fill some gaps if you specialise in these types of tickets. (Qty)£55
477AN ALBUM containing 45 plastic cigarette sleeves full with mainly BR, pre-nationalisation and Irish issued and audit whole, but also including odd platform tickets, minor / preserved and rail motor issues. (450)£50
478MINOR LINES AND PRESERVED RAILWAYS. A large box full of whole Edmondsons, thin card and other card tickets from a wide selection of UK “heritage” lines. Probably over 2,000 tickets to sort through. Also included is an album with many more examples loose mounted therein. (Qty)£60
479OVERSEAS EDMONDSONS: A miscellaneous collection of 300 whole tickets from most parts of the world, though probably around 75% are from Europe. (300)£230
480A SHOEBOX OF PAPER, LARGE CARD AND MACHINE ISSUES. Includes more recent Aptis and rail tour tickets, but also pre-nat, the odd pre-grouping issue, LOR seasons, and a small number of platform tickets. A few non-rail items also included, with early South Yorkshire Supertram and odd shipping items noted. (Qty)£30
481A LARGE STOCK BOOK containing approx. 400 issued and audit Edmondsons, plus a few large card tickets – a mixture of pre-nationalisation, BR, minor / preserved, and Irish. Condition generally good / VG. (Qty)£30
482A BOX containing 456 PRE-NATIONALISATION WHOLE EDMONDSONS, comprising 58 x GWR, 122 x LM&SR, 170 x LNER, 71 x SR, 16 x CLC, and 19 other Joint Lines. 206 of the tickets are issued, including a number of re-joined returns, with closed stations also noted. (456)£155
483A LARGE ALBUM containing approx. 700 BUS TICKETS mounted with photo corners from a wide range of companies in Cornwall, Somerset and Wiltshire. A mixture of punch tickets, large card, paper, and machine issues. Used and unused. The lot also includes a few photographs. Needs close examination. (Qty)£70
484LONDON TRANSPORT EXECUTIVE: A collection of over 1,000 Rapidprinter issues, the majority filed in station order, with little apparent duplication, together with around 100 later machine issues, approx. 150 mainly audit Edmondsons, and a quantity of large card types. The lot also includes a small number of pre-LPTB tickets. (Qty)£55
485FOUR ALBUMS each containing around 500 mounted tickets from the Liverpool Overhead Railway, CDRJC, Isle of Man Railway, and Isle of Man Steam Packet Co. All audit except for odd IOMR issues. (Qty)£30
486KINGS CROSS (exclusive) TO HITCHIN (inclusive) – plus Essex Road and Drayton Park. A collection of 588 mainly issued whole from stations on both the main line and Hertford Loop. Covers 37 different origins, including station renamings. Mainly VGC. (588)£70
487A LARGE STOCK BOOK containing some 750 tickets. The majority are BR, but there are also reasonable numbers of pre-nat., minor / preserved, London area, and Irish tickets (including an audit WL&WR). There are also odd pre-grouping prints – mainly halves. Worth a closer look. (Qty)£65
488BIRMINGHAM CORPORATION TRAMWAY AND OMNIBUS DEPARTMENT / BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT. A large box containing almost 10,000 punch type BUS TICKETS, all issued, filed in last four digit numerical order from 0000 – 9999. Inevitably, much duplication of fare involved. There may be one or two gaps, but we cannot say where. Much trouble was taken to assemble this collection, hence it is being sold in it’s entitety. (Qty)£65
489ANOTHER LARGE STOCK BOOK, this one containing around 500 issued and audit whole and a similar number of severed halves. The whole tickets consist of a mixture of pre-nationalisation, BR, minor / preserved, LT and Irish issues. Approx. 265 of the halves are pre-grouping, with the greater proportion coming from the Southern Railway constituents. (Qty)£110
490AUSTRALIA: A box file containing over 700 Edmondsons, some mounted and some in bundles. There are 55 issued (1930s-1970s) and c.190 audit from the Victorian Railways, 16 issued and c.300 audit from Tasmania Government Railways, 40 issued from New South Wales (1950s-1970s), 65 audit from South Australia, 5 issued from Western Australia, 30 audit from the Emu Bay Railway, 18 issued from the Puffing Billy line under various ownership, and 5 others. The lot also includes a small quantity of paper and card tickets. (Qty)£90
491A LARGE BOX OF LONDON PUNCH TYPE BUS TICKETS: Mainly LT Buses – both named and numerical stage – but also including LPTB and LGOC examples, plus a few TIM, Ultimate and large card issues. The majority of tickets have been used. A little duplication. (Qty)£30
492AN ALBUM containing c.375 mainly BR, pre-nationalisation and Irish issued and audit whole, in 38 plastic cigarette card sleeves, but also including odd platform tickets, pre-grouping, minor / preserved and Pre-LPTB issues. (450)£95
493A LARGE LEVER ARCH ALBUM containing approx. 1,000 TRAM AND BUS TICKETS mounted with photo corners from a good range of companies in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. A mixture of punch tickets, Ultimate, large card, paper, and machine issues. Used and unused. The lot also includes a few photographs. Needs close examination. (Qty)£55
494YET ANOTHER STOCK BOOK, this one containing over 500 issued and audit whole. Mainly BR, but also including pre-nationalisation, minor / preserved, and LT issues, plus a number of large card and season tickets. The odd pre-grouping ticket also noted. (Qty)£55
495A LARGE ALBUM containing approx. 750 PLATFORM TICKETS. Mainly green diamond, preserved lines, and AA, but also including a good number of older issues. (Qty)£70
496MINOR AND PRESERVED RAILWAYS: A shoebox full of tickets from a large number of different concerns, including some less common ones. In other cases, the representation is fairly comprehensive. Needs close examination. (Qty)£120
497IRISH RAILWAYS: A large stock book containing around 600 issued and audit whole Edmondsons, plus a few card issues. Contains a good selection of companies, though primarily CIE. Plenty of interesting types and closed stations. (Qty)£50
498A LARGE ALBUM containing approx. 500 BUS TICKETS mounted with photo corners from the East Kent Road Car Co, and (mainly) Maidstone & District MS. Examples from another 20 smaller operators, such as Chatham & District, Granville Coaches, Margate & District, Newman & Sons, Ovenden & Sons, Thamesmead MS, Thames Weald, and H.E. Thomsett & Sons are also included. A mixture of punch tickets, Ultimates, large card, paper, and machine issues. Used and unused. The lot also includes photographs, maps, adverts, and a timetable. Needs close examination. (Qty)£100
499A CIGARETTE CARD ALBUM containing 24 full sleeves of whole tickets, comprising 46 pre-grouping, 52 pre-nationalisation, 93 BR and 49 others (minor, preservation, LT, etc.). The condition of the pre-grouping tickets – which cover a good range of companies – is variable; otherwise the condition is good / VG. (240)£150
500AND FINALLY ….. SOUTHERN RAILWAY: A large stock book containing some 400 issued and audit whole Edmondsons, together with a few thin card issues and severed halves, a couple of season tickets, and around 25 BR(S) tickets. Includes a good variety of types. Condition mainly good. (Qty)£320
 Our special thanks to Glynn Waite for all his work, help, and support, in the compilation of this catalogue