Great Central Railwayana Auctions

GCR Postal Auction: Railway, Bus & Tram Tickets Catalogue

Sale Closing Date: 5:00pm on Tuesday, 18 July 2017

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Sectional Index of Tickets

Part 1: Rail Travel and Misc. 
Pre Group & Minor Companies1-273
GWR (Pre Nat)274-406
Joint Lines Pre Nat698-763
London Companies LT/Pre LT764-797
Ferry, Toll & Misc.864-884
Europe & Overseas885-920
Half Tickets1401-1480
Larger Card & Paper1481-1498
Part 2: Platform Tickets 
Pre Group & Joint Lines3001-3030
BR Transitional3497-3633
BR 1d (Exec.)3634-3700
BR 1d (Comm.)3701-3851
BTC 1d3852-3983
BTC 2d (Comm.)3984-4140
BTC 2d (Board)4141-4155
BRB 3d4156-4161
Various & Misc.4162-4170
Free Issues4171-4180
LT Shelters4358-4360
Part 3: Bus & Tram Tickets 
Road (Tram & Bus)5001-5518
Road, Larger Examples5519-5542

Condition of Tickets

Condition Grading Codes

indicates that the ticket is in excellent/undamaged condition

indicates the ticket is in good condition with no noticeable defects

indicates the ticket has some wear or minor crease, although still presentable

indicates the ticket is in poor condition

indicates that the ticket has faded

for travel tickets: issued and dated example

for platform tickets: issued, the symbol indicates a dated example

Condition of the Back of Tickets, Mounting Damage

indicates that the back of the ticket is in good, undamaged condition

indicates that the back of a ticket has paper residue as a result of previous mounting, usually removable with care

indicates that the back of the ticket, including the back paper, has actual damage or loss