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Stamp auction - 10 March 2011 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 10 March 2011. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 138 - Picture Post Cards - Great Britain
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Bedfordshire
216   Used (on letter or envelope)
BEDFORDSHIRE 20thC group with RP's, 1912 Great Fire at Longhurst & Skinners, Three Fishes Bridge, Luton & Bedford - Bridge Hotel, many more. (64) £70 to 90 £82.00
  • Berkshire
217
Used (on letter or envelope)
BERKSHIRE 20th Century group incl. towns & villages with good street scenes etc. Many RP's present incl. Newbury Race Course, Yattendon Post Office, High St. Wallingford, The Village Pangbourne, High St. Slough, Northbrook St. Newbury, Caversham Lock etc. Tremendous lot, well worth viewing. (450) £400 to 500 £720.00
  • Bristol
218
Used (on letter or envelope)
BRISTOL & AREA 20thC notable assembly, many RP's incl. Downend Cricket Club, General Buller (Sir Redvers) in Bristol, cable laying by Navvies Flood in Broadmead, Westbury Hill tram car, Regent Place - Fishponds row of shops, Park Street - Bristol, others - floating harbour, Avon docks, Avonmouth & Hotwells, also Frome Valley. (233) £250 to 300 £340.00
  • Bucks
219
Used (on letter or envelope)
BUCKINGHAMSHIRE 20thC many fine county cards, RP's, small town streets etc. (76) £45 to 60 £110.00
  • Cambridgeshire
220
Used (on letter or envelope)
CAMBRIDGESHIRE 20thC many RP's - Huntingdon, Ely, Iver Village Post Office, small villages, Steam Tram, Outwell, VF group. (81) £80 to 100 £175.00
  • Channel Islands
221
Used (on letter or envelope)
CHANNEL ISLANDS many unusual with Sark, German War Tunnels, Pollet St - Guernsey, St Aubin - Jersey Street, many more. (174) £120 to 150 £200.00
222   Used (on letter or envelope)
CHANNEL ISLANDS shoe box with very useful collection of unused & U cards from Guernsey (58 unused & 42 U) & Jersey (129 unused & 71 U) incl. good number of better types from such issues as Hartmann & Peacock chiefly KEVII to KGVI with few early QEII types noted. Good range of view incl. many depicting Coastal Views, Lighthouses, Jersey Cabbages etc. Good lot, warrants close inspection. (300) £200 to 250 N/S
  • CHESHIRE
223   Used (on letter or envelope)
CHESHIRE 20thC fine Knutsford, Northwich floods, 'super Sale' street, superb assembly. (106) £120 to 150 £200.00
  • CORNWALL
224
Used (on letter or envelope)
CORNWALL 20thC RP wrecks of barque 'Gunvor' & 1913 'Cromdale' nitrate sailing ship, smaller towns & villages to view. (216) £150 to 200 £190.00
  • Cumbria
225
Used (on letter or envelope)
CUMBRIA 20thC all areas incl. Barrow ship building, fine streets, Grange & others - some Lake District. (95) £100 to 120 £120.00
  • DERBYSHIRE
226
Used (on letter or envelope)
DERBYSHIRE 20thC many fine streets, Derby, Heanor, Matlock, Chesterfield, Ashover Village, much more Peak District. (74) £60 to 80 £135.00
  • DEVON
227
Used (on letter or envelope)
DEVONSHIRE 20thC large assembly with 1907 Barnstaple Fair, wreck of SS Jebba (2), Southport Street, Bradford Street, Lynton Station, 1952 Flood, damage at Lynmouth, Ilfracombe High Street, RP's with much more towns & village scenes to view, some elusive post offices incl. Croyde. (377) £300 to 350 £300.00
  • Dorsetshire
228
Used (on letter or envelope)
DORSET 20thC group with many RP's, small villages & towns, street scenes etc. (120) £100 to 120 £130.00
  • Essex
229
Used (on letter or envelope)
ESSEX 20thC most towns/villages represented, 1905 Cromer Express Wreck at Witham, Charabanc at Clacton, Post Offices - Barnston & Ramsey, Harwich Train Ferry, fine streets Dunmow, Romford, Rochford, Warley Road, Brentwood, also Canvey Island. (138) £120 to 150 £270.00
  • Exeter
230
Used (on letter or envelope)
EXETER 20thC fine scarce group, opening of electric trams 1905, Fore St traction engine accident, civic parades, Normans Bude Hotel, disasters, many areas surrounding city. (106) £120 to 150 £195.00
  • GLOUCESTER
231
Used (on letter or envelope)
GLOUCESTERSHIRE 20thC Cheltenham, Gloucester area - several Chipping Campden, fine street scenes with much more. (92) £70 to 90 £96.00
232
Used (on letter or envelope)
GLOUCESTERSHIRE 20thC fine lot, mainly North Cotswolds, Birdlip, fine Painswick, Charlton Kings, Bourton on the Hill, Weston-Sub-Edge Post Office, & more. (48) £40 to 60 £145.00
233
Used (on letter or envelope)
GLOUCESTERSHIRE 20thC mainly South Cotswold area, Stroud Valley, fine early street scenes, Dursley, Nailsworth, Stroud, Chipping Sodbury, many small villages. (56) £60 to 80 £82.00
  • Gloucestershire
234
Used (on letter or envelope)
GLOUCESTERSHIRE 20th Century group of towns & villages with street scenes etc. RP's incl. Floods, Thornaby Rangers Football team etc. (215) £150 to 180 £210.00
  • Hampshire
235
Used (on letter or envelope)
HAMPSHIRE 20th Century useful lot of towns & villages etc. Good RP's incl. Post Office Farnborough, Station Road Aldershot, Unveiling of Portsmouth War Memorial 1921, Eastleigh Variety Theatre, Physical & Bayonet Training Gymnasium Aldershot 1917, Tweseldown Camp, Fleet Station & more to view. (327) £300 to 350 £350.00
  • Hartlepool
236   Used (on letter or envelope)
HARTLEPOOL collection of 340 cards in large modern album, very useful lot, highlights incl. many street scenes showing German bombardment & damage , air raids etc. 1922 Great Fire, 1907 Empire Day, a good showing of street & coastal scenes, parks, monuments, churches, ferry, lighthouse, docks, Hung Monkey, several Seaton Carew etc. Super lot, well worth viewing. £400 to 500 £620.00
  • HEREFORD
237   Used (on letter or envelope)
HEREFORDSHIRE 20thC Hereford, Ledbury, Bromyard streets, also Kington & Eardisland, more to view. (31) £25 to 35 £30.00
  • Hertford
238
Used (on letter or envelope)
HERTFORDSHIRE 20thC many changed scenes, small towns, railway stations, post office - Ayot, St. Lawrence, cattle market - St. Albans, Hitchin Market, much more. (150) £150 to 200 £310.00
  • Isle of Man
239   Used (on letter or envelope)
ISLE OF MAN 20thC interesting photographs, T.T, Races, Trams, Manx Railway & other interest. (45) £40 to 50 £62.00
  • Isle of Wight
240
Used (on letter or envelope)
ISLE OF WIGHT 20thC many early & unusual RP street scenes, small villages & towns, KEVII at Cowes, huge whale washed ashore at Blackgang etc. (120) £100 to 120 £100.00
  • KENT
241
Used (on letter or envelope)
KENT 20th Century events, disasters, street scenes of towns & villages, Royalty, 1906 Snodland Fire, Sittingbourne street scene & many more RP's. (410) £400 to 450 £620.00
  • Lancashire
242
Used (on letter or envelope)
LANCASHIRE 20th Century RP's, many towns, villages, street scenes, notable early events of entire county with RARE localities. To view. (398) £300 to 400 £620.00
  • Leicestershire
243
Used (on letter or envelope)
LEICESTERSHIRE 20thC group, many fine RP's notable central Leicester scenes & streets, 1911 Great Fire (3), fine Kinderby Co-op delivery lorry & driver, Canal & Foxton Locks, Market Harborough, street scenes of Rothwell, Loughborough, Blaby, Lutterworth, Hinckley Station Road, Regent (cinema) & shops, Lower Coventry Road & more. (97) £200 to 250 £260.00
  • LINCOLNSHIRE
244
Used (on letter or envelope)
LINCOLNSHIRE 20thC superior assembly with RP's Mablethorpe Flood Disaster, 1906 Grantham GNR Train Disaster (5) & several hotels, Skegness Street scenes & lifeboat, also good Louth, Stamford, Grimsby Docks, small village streets incl. Queen Street Market Rasen, with King & Queen (KGV & Q Mary) & children at Grimsby. (93) £200 to 250 £200.00
  • London
245
Used (on letter or envelope)
LONDON (CENTRAL) 20thC assembly with many unusual cards of all central areas with very early views, a truly huge range with notable 1919 Peace Party, opening Walthamstow Electric Trams 1905, 1940 Bombed All Hallows Church, Sidney Street siege (3), Union Jack Hostel (set of 7), Derry & Toms Roof Garden Kensington (3), shops, interiors & exterior, hotels (some long gone), theatres, restaurants with Lyons etc. Selfridges Coronation decorated, many more. (224) £220 to 300 £340.00
246
Used (on letter or envelope)
LONDON (SOUTH) 20thC huge assembly from many areas, elusive RP's many better noted, exterior shop front - Wandsworth, Catford street scenes, 1914 Great storm - Mitcham Road (5), superb street Lea Green S.E, Forest Hill Railway Station, also Earlsfield tram cars, with 1906 Wallington Trams Inspection, Balham, Dulwich, Catford - Hippdrome, Putney, Barnes etc. interesting London Life series (12), 1909 Clapham Junction Fire (2), Crystal Palace Fire, 1914 Woolwich Arsenal Strike Walk Out (2), Clapham Hospital for Women. (335) £350 to 450 £700.00
247
Used (on letter or envelope)
LONDON (NORTH) 20thC assembly, all areas incl. Middlesex with Royal Mint set (12), WW2 War Damage (2), Manor Park Whitehead Aircraft, Battle of Stepney (5 - one with Winston Churchill), Ealing Broadway Station, many street scenes, unusual views, military horse-drawn wagon etc. (216) £150 to 200 £260.00
248
Used (on letter or envelope)
LONDON (NORTH) 20thC assembly, all areas with scarce street scenes, Harlesden Jubilee Clock 1906, shop fronts, early tram cars, orphans, good Chiswick, Uxbridge, Pinner, Finchley Carnival, Willesden Junction Station, to view. (257) £150 to 200 £230.00
  • Manchester
249
Used (on letter or envelope)
MANCHESTER approx 86 cards mainly city centre scenes plus 11 other cards. £35 to 45 £30.00
  • Newcastle upon Tyne
250
Used (on letter or envelope)
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE accumulation of 79 cards incl. 1929 NE Coast Exhibition, Westgate Road, Bridges, Turbinia, Library, Street Scenes, Memorials, Walker etc. plus a few early photos & odd modern cards. Useful lot to view. £75 to 100 £110.00
  • Norfolk
251
Used (on letter or envelope)
NORFOLK 20thC assembly of towns, villages, waterways, notable street scenes, many animated with Kings Lynn, High Street, post office, Ingoldisthorpe, Blofield, smaller villages East Rudham, 1920's Norwich floods, Stalham, East Harling, Snettisham, Ludham Street, Crown Street Diss, Narsborough, Horning Village, few advertising noted & Thorpe Station, Norwich, much more. (210) £220 to 280 £310.00
252
Used (on letter or envelope)
NORTHAMPTONSHIRE 20thC group, fine RP's incl. Central Square - Northampton, market, Kettering High Street, Canal - Daventry, Old Bridge - Geddington, animated High Street Daventry, lovely Potterspury Street, Cherwell Bridge, Charwelton, Great Gidding PO, Achurch Street, more with Ernest Draper advertising shoes & clothing. (44) £100 to 130 £120.00
  • North East England
253
Used (on letter or envelope)
NORTH EAST ENGLAND 20thC many Co. Durham unused with some other areas. (90) £100 to 120 £260.00
  • Northumberland
254
Used (on letter or envelope)
NORTHUMBERLAND 20thC group with few Newcastle upon Tyne & Durham, good representation all areas, good Blyth area street scenes, Sleekburn, Chatton, Etal, Barrington Colliery Prize Band, other elusive cards, Hospital Sunday at Wallsend noted, also N.E.R Electric Train, Newcastle, Holy Island & Blyth railway station. (21) Total of 250 cards. £220 to 300 £480.00
  • Nottinghamshire
255
Used (on letter or envelope)
NOTTINGHAMSHIRE 20thC group with many RP's of Nottingham with animated street scenes, West Gate, Market Place, Church Street, Theatre Square, Victoria Station Hotel, Post Office, others Southwell King Street, Ye Olde Bell, Barnby Moor, Carolgate Retford, Derby Road, Long Eaton, lady window cleaners of Nottingham, many to view. (50) £120 to 150 £120.00
  • Oxfordshire
256
Used (on letter or envelope)
OXFORDSHIRE 20thC notable assembly with many small villages, fine RP street scenes, Woodstock, Banbury, Bernwood Road, Bicester, Phyllis Court, Shipton, Nettlebed Mill, fine Burford & Lower Burford, Witney, Chipping Norton, Hook Norton Flower Show 1929, High Street Watlington, Steeple Aston, much more of interest. (131) £200 to 250 £220.00
  • SCOTLAND - 2
257
Used (on letter or envelope)
SCOTLAND 20thC assembly with many areas, street scenes of smaller towns, villages, Brechin, Elgin, Kilsyth, Hawick, Peebles, Campbelltown, Leven, Lerwick, Selkirk, Glenfinnan Station, 1905 Opening of Falla Waterworks, good Glasgow, Leith, Inverness, much to view. (168) £220 to 300 £410.00
  • Shropshire
258
Used (on letter or envelope)
SHROPSHIRE 20thC group with 1907 railway disaster - Shrewsbury (2), railway station - Wyle Cop (2), views & Ludlow Street scenes, Whitchurch, Clun - The Square, Swan Hotel - Woore, Raven Hotel etc. (73) £70 to 100 £84.00
  • Somerset
259
Used (on letter or envelope)
SOMERSET 20thC assembly with fine range of interest with floods & storm damage at Bruton Wells & Athelney, early football team at Chard, lifeboat at Weston, also 1911 Hopkins Pierrots, election & theatre interest, many fine small village streets incl. Paulton, also Watchet, extensive Bath, Bridgewater, Burham, Chard, Clevedon, Dunster, Ilchester, Shepton, Mallet, Taunton & many more. (200) £150 to 200 £440.00
260
Used (on letter or envelope)
SOMERSET 20thC group with villages as before, with various storm damage, 1909 Saltford Camp, 1919 Henton Peace Day, several fine Agriculture groups, wagons - machines of transport interest, 1903 Weston Pier after gale, Bell Hotel, Bishops Lydeard, many RP's. (200) £140 to 180 £420.00
261
Used (on letter or envelope)
SOMERSET 20thC a further fine assembly as before with Yatton & Portishead railway stations, Midford (set-back) rail signal, fine horse & cart - Knockman character, Muchelney flood, 1981 storm damage, Weston, Somerton Empire Day, fine Kilve, Chard, road & mark, Frome, Shute, many more, fine RP's overall. (193) £125 to 155 £420.00
  • Staffordshire
262
Used (on letter or envelope)
STAFFORDSHIRE 20thC assembly of all areas, notable RP's, Walsall street scenes, many smaller places, potteries & related, flood at Walsall Station, tram car & driver, markets & more. (250) £120 to 150 £260.00
263
Used (on letter or envelope)
STAFFORDSHIRE 20thC assembly with similar variety as previous lot. (250) £120 to 150 £250.00
  • Suffolk
264
Used (on letter or envelope)
SUFFOLK 20thC assembly of Yoxford & Wickham Market with 1912 collapsed bridge (2) & railway station with many other unusual cards incl. post office, slight duplication. (160) £120 to 150 £400.00
265   Used (on letter or envelope)
SUFFOLK 20thC very large assembly with excellent RP's, many parades, military interest, Royalty groups, social events, children's groups, post offices, railway stations, areas incl. Aldeburgh, Beccles, Campsea, Eye, Dennington, Dunwich, Ipswich, Framlingham, much Peasenhall, Saxmundham, excellent overall. (400+) £250 to 350 £560.00
  • Surrey
266
Used (on letter or envelope)
SURREY 20thC assembly with small villages, main towns RP's in quantity, street scenes, railway stations incl. Whitton Streets, Surbiton - Victoria Road, many more. (213) £220 to 270 £330.00
267
Used (on letter or envelope)
SURREY 20thC assembly with excellent range all areas noted Royalty interest - 1903 Opening New Kew Bridge, 1909 High Street, Sutton Xmas Show Week, railway stations - Dormans, Kingswood- Burgh Heath, Oxshott, post offices - Cobham, Ockley, Beddington, Ruttenham & Eyreford, German Prisoners - Frith Hill, Inns - Bear Hotel Esher, Royal Huts, Hindhead, 1906 Great Storm - Guildford, fine RP's, Croydon Purley, Town Hall, Staines etc. (230) £200 to 250 £430.00
  • Sussex
268
Used (on letter or envelope)
SUSSEX 20thC assembly with many scarce & unusual, 1910 Eastbourne & Hasting KGV proclamation (2 pairs), fine High Street - Crowborough & Crawley, Hurst Green, Little Common - Bexhill, East Grinstead, Sandon Road, various shipwrecks, floods, military interest, post office, Timberscombe, 1912 Solar Eclipse, electric railway, Kemptown, Brighton Street celebrities, Eastbourne Station, Brighton, Worthing, Littlehampton & more incl. Morisons Biplane at Roedean School. (211) £170 to 220 £430.00
  • WALES - 2
269
Used (on letter or envelope)
WALES (SOUTH) 20thC notable group of Coal Mines & Landslip Tredegar, good RP's Abertillary, Ebbivale, Barry Docks, Cardiff, Chepstow, Newport, Milford Haven, Merthyr & Mumbles, super Waunlywd scene, street scenes, election group, Pencoed Railway Station exterior, 1909 National Pageant of Wales etc. (158) £140 to 180 £430.00
270
Used (on letter or envelope)
WALES 20thC group of all areas with many unusual views & scenes, good North Wales villages, Towyn railway & station, Banwy Valley Train, other railway activity, 1925 Dolgarro Dam disaster, fine RP streets Llandyssul, Towyn, Deganwy Statton, Llanwrst, more. (150+) £100 to 120 £270.00
  • WARWICKSHIRE
271
Used (on letter or envelope)
WARWICKSHIRE 20thC unrepeatable group of Birmingham streets & districts, many RP's railway stations, 1911 Rail Strike, trams & tram accident, massive Naval Gun, 1906 Jamaica Row Fire, Royal visits, also Edgbaston, Erdington, Moseley, Solihull streets, Rugby, Leamington, Dorridge, Knowle, Ratley Village, Keresley Colliery, Stratford Pig & Ox Roasts, smaller villages & rural scenes & more. (345) £250 to 300 £700.00
  • Wiltshire
272
Used (on letter or envelope)
WILTSHIRE 20thC group RP's Salisbury, Devizes, Swindon, Melksham, Trowbridge, Codford Streets, BDAT train disaster at Salisbury, Hullavington Station (2), Yatlesbury Military Group, Ludgershall, Chilton Foliat, Larkhall Camp, Rural & Hunting pursuits etc. (285) £170 to 220 £180.00
  • Worcestershire
273
Used (on letter or envelope)
WORCESTERSHIRE 20thC group incl. many Malvern Broadway, Evesham, Kidderminster, more RP's, Feckenham, Astwood Bank, Belbroughton, post offices, Little Comberton & Ombersley Village, good Worcester incl. 1903 Electric Tramway Siege, 1907 Severn Street Camp, Nafford, and more. (260+) £200 to 250 £200.00
  • Yorkshire
274
Used (on letter or envelope)
YORKSHIRE (WEST) 20thC large group with many scarce RP's, towns & cities streets, York Cafe at Walton with Boys Brigade Band Group, 1912 Royal visit to Cleckheaton (2), Leeds Infirmary Fire, 1944 Holmfirth Flood (3), various railway accidents, 1902 Royal visit to Leeds, Dewsbury decorated cart with children, many fine. (200+) £200 to 250 £500.00
275   Used (on letter or envelope)
YORKSHIRE (WEST, NORTH & EAST) 20thC large assembly all areas, some good RP scenes, smaller villages, Ebberston, Grinton, Spaunton, Dent, Tadcaster - Bridgest, animated, Northallerton, York, Doncaster, open top tram car, railway disasters - Cudworth & Barnsley, German & Russian bombardment on towns & Hull trawlers, 1944 Holmfirth flood, much more to view, especially York - Changing Guard 18th Hussars. (500+) £400 to 500 £900.00
 
   
       
   
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