Paddington Ticket Auction: Rail & Road Tickets, 25 January 2020

Lot 202 (1) Sale 274
Cranwell Railway
Cranwell Railway. A Royal Navy Officers ticket with a June 1917 print date from this military line branching from the GNR at Sleaford to serve the Royal Naval Air Service base near Cranwell. When the RNAS and the Royal Flying Corps amalgamated on 1 April 1918, ownership of Cranwell passed to the newly created RAF. The branch is recorded as having had a regular passenger service from 1917 to November 1926.
Sale 274, Lot 202