Sale 324

GCR Paddington Postal Auction, closing Tuesday, 16 August 2022

Catalogue Notes


Bids can be submitted by post or email to the address below (where equal bids are submitted, the first received will take preference). Minimum bid prices are shown below each ticket, except for the half tickets, which all have a minimum bid value of £1, and the Bus & Tram Tickets, which have a minimum bid value of £2. Bids above these prices will be in the following steps:

£1 up to £10
£2 up to £30
£5 up to £100

£10 up to £500
£20 thereafter

Condition of Tickets

The condition of the tickets is indicated as follows:

Front of Tickets

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 the ticket has faded

for travel tickets: issued and dated example


Platform tickets: mostly issued, some may be dated, but this is not indicated.

Back of Tickets

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

indicates that the ticket has no back

This catalogue will be updated with the Sale Results after the auction. This will show the hammer price and the bidding number of the winning bidder for each Lot.

Lots purchased by bidders will be posted by special delivery at the buyer's risk, unless otherwise instructed, and the receipt retained for three months.

Specialists in Railway, Tram and Bus Tickets,
Great Central Railwayana Ltd
14 School Street, Woodford Halse, Daventry, NN11 3RL

Telephone: 01327 262193 / 263633 ~~ Email:

Company Reg. No. 5405235

VAT Reg. No. 864 7353 93