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London Coins Auction 175
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
London Coins Auction 176
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
London Coins Auction 177
4th - 5th June 2022

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Auction 172
Misc Items an accumulation covering a wide range of subjects including 1965 Post Office Tower, 1967 British Discovery, 1974 Fire Service, 1975 62nd Inter-Parliamentary Conference, 1976 William Caxton, 1977 Racket Sports, 1978 Horses, 1978 Cycling, 1978 Christmas, 1979 Dogs, 1979 British Flowers, 1979 European Assembly Elections, 1979 Rowland Hill, 1979 Police, 1979 Horse Racing, 1979 Year of the Child, 1979 Christmas, 1980 British Birds, 1980 Liverpool and Manchester Railway, 1980 International Stamp Exhibition, London, 1980 London International Stamp Exhibition Miniature Sheet 1, 1980 London International Stamp Exhibition Miniature Sheet 2 (2), 1980 London International Stamp Exhibition Miniature Sheet 3, 1980 London Landmarks, 1980 Famous People, 1980 British Music Conductors, 1980 Sport, 1980 Christmas, 1981 Folklore, 1981 International Year of the Disabled, 1981 Butterflies, 1981 The National Trusts, 1981 The Duke of Edinburgh's Award, 1981 The Royal Wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer, British Mint Stamps Collector's Pack 1981, 1982 Fishing, 1982 Charles , 1982 Youth Organisations, 1982 British Theatre, 1982 Maritime Heritage, 1982 British Textiles, 1982 Information Technology, 1982 British Motor Cars, 1982 Christmas Carols, 1983 Commonwealth Day 1983 British Engineering Achievements, 1983 The British Army, 1983 British Gardens, 1983 British Fairs (2), 1983 Christmas, 1984 Heraldry (2), 1984 Cattle, 1984 Urban Renewal, 1984 The Royal Mail, 1984 The British Council, 1984 Christmas, all on the sheets of issue, First Day Covers (3) 150th Anniversary of 'A Christmas Carol' 9 Nov.1993 (2 both different), Greetings! 26.Feb 1996, The Heritage First Day Covers (20) 1996 Abbey (2), 1996 The Railway Children, 1996 Children's TV 50th Anniversary, 1997 Enid Blyton Centenary (2), 1977 Sanquar Post Office- The oldest Working Post Office in the World, 1997 Lancaster Bale-Out (4), 1997 100 Years of Dracula (2), 1997 The Hound of the Baskervilles, 1997 II and Golden Wedding (6), The British Islands Collection First Day Covers (2) 1996 Emmeline Pankhurst, 1996 European Football Championships all in the packs of issue. Royal Mail Definitive Stamp Sets (42) Pack No.34 £1 to 1p, Pack No.37 First Class and Second Class Self-Adhesive (40), Pack No.38 (1997) First Class and 26p stamps, UNC in the packs of issue. Royal Mail packs (5) 1983 British Engineering Achievements (Pack No.144), 1984 Urban Renewal (Pack No.152), 1990 Astronomy (Pack No.212), 1991 Scientific Achievements (Pack No.216), 1991 Europe in Space (Pack No.217), 1995 Communications UNC in the wallets of issue, along with a further group of First Day Covers (19) 1972 Queen Elizabeth II and The Duke of Edinburgh 25th Wedding Anniversary (3), 1973 Royal Wedding of HRH Princess Anne and Captain Mark Phillips, 1981 Royal Wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer, 1990 Queen Mother 90th Birthday (2), 1991 Ordnance Survey Bicentenary, 1991 Radio Times, 1992 40th Anniversary of the Accession, Guernsey 1993 Rupert Bear, 1994 D-Day 50th Anniversary, 1994 Channel Tunnel, 1995 VE Day 50th Anniversary, 1997 Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip Golden Wedding, 1998 Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial, 2002 Queen Mother Memorial, 2003 Coronation Golden Jubilee, 2005 The Marriage of HRH The Prince of Wales to Mrs. Camilla Parker Bowles, World First Day Covers (2) Czech Republic WWF (2), along with mixed loose stamps around £114 face includes some 1st and 2nd issues
£190

Auction 172
Bonds and Shares GB - A Yorkshire-themed (33) includes pre-1900 (15) , , and Junction Scrip certificate 1845 for Ten sh of £20 each, unissued VF with tear hole on left, The Bridlington Quay Public Rooms Association 1847 Share Certificate £3 and 10 Shillings, VF with staple holes at top left, and Leeds Railway 1846 share certificate for 6x £50 shares NVF with staple holes at top left, The Wharfedale Railway Company Share certificate for one £15 share, certificate number 20155 vignette of a large cow, the famous ' Heifer' which made vast profits for its owner being exhibited around the country, black on pale blue, large red seal to lower right About VF with some spots and tape residue on the top edge. The Staithes Company Share Certificate for one share 1856 VF with small pinholes to the top left and tape residue at the top, The and Robin Hood's Steam Packet Company 1857 Share certificate for one share of £2 and 10 Shillings, GVF with tape residue on the top edge, Overend, Gurney and Company Limited 1865 share certificate for one share of £50 NVF with some foxing to the edges, Bray, Waddington and Company share certificate for one share of £50 EF, The Nidderdale Lead Company Limited 1865 share certificate for 2 preference shares 7687 and 7688, vignette of Perseverance level, entrance to the mine, Pateley Bridge GVF with some tape residue to the top edge, The Drypool Workman's Club Company Limited 1878 share certificate for one share of £1 VF taped on the reverse at the top, The Leeds Mutual Supply Society Limited 1874 share certificate for one share of £1 Good Fine with some small pinholes and taped on the top edge, The Botanic Garden Company Limited 1879 share certificate for one share of £5 VF, taped at the top edge, Reaney and Greaves Limited, Wine Merchants and Whisky blenders, 1899, Issue for 100 of £100 each. The company became a subsidiary of the famous Tetley Brewers in 1904, the reverse with a typewritten label attached showing transfer of the debenture certificate to Francis Eric Tetley and Robert Francis Tetley in 1937 VF or near so with some small edge tears, an interesting document. The Brewery and Wine Company Limited share certificate 1867 NEF, The Leeds & County Unionist Club-House Co. Limited 1894 share certificate for 100 shares of £1 Fine with some folds and tape on the top edge. 1906-1971 issues (18) The Ravensthorpe Finishing Company Limited 1908 share certificate for 50 shares of £1 each, NVF with pencil annotations, The County Council of the bond for £100 1906 NVF, Clarkson's Old Brewery Barmsley Limited Preference Share Certificate for 10 shares of £10 each NVF with some folds, The Effingham Steel Works Limited, 1926 share certificate for 59 shares of £10 each VF with some pinholes, Dols & Co. Limited, 1928 share certificate for 3 shares of £1 each, GVF, Wallacve & Co. (s) Limited 1932 share certificate for one share of £1 VF with some folds, Godfrey Sykes & Sons Limited 1940 share certificate for 100 shares of £1 each small pinhole at the top and two inked paragraphs written on the reverse, Fine. Wallace & Co.(Textiles) Limited 1947 share certificate for 2141 shares of £1 VF, General Refractories Limited 1936 share certificate for 32 shares of s each NEF with pencil annotation on the reverse, Timothy s & Taylors Limited (3) 1953, 1957 and 1960 VF, Thomas Ramsden & Son Limited (2) share certificates for 100 shares and 500 shares of 5 Shillings each VF both with pinholes at the top left, John Smith's Tadcaster Brewery Company, Limited share certificate for 128 shares of 5 Shillings each NVF with staple at top, John Smith's Tadcaster Brewery Company Limited certificate for 7.1% unsecured stock 1970 VF with staple at top, Kirkstall Forge Limited debenture certificate 1971 for 9 3/4% £800 stock VF with staple at top left
£170 London Coins : A172 : Lot 8 : GB - A Yorkshire-themed collection (33) includes pre-1900 (15) Leeds, Wakefield, Pontefract and Grim... London Coins : A172 : Lot 8 : GB - A Yorkshire-themed collection (33) includes pre-1900 (15) Leeds, Wakefield, Pontefract and Grim...

Auction 172
Misc Items Air Force-related First Day Covers in an album, by the RAF Museum, Hendon, a wide variety 1968 onwards includes 1968 RAF Golden Jubilee, 1968 RAF Escaping Society, 1968 RAF 50th Anniversary - Peterborough Memorial Chapel, 1969 Daily Mail Transatlantic Air Race, 1969 British Achievements - First Direct Flight Across the Atlantic, 1969 50th Anniversary of the First Flight to Australia, 1970 RAF Halton 50th Anniversary, 1970 RAF College Cranwell 50th Anniversary, 1971 Closure of RAF North Coates, 1971 Royal Australian Air Force 50th Anniversary, 1972 RAF Kinloss - Ceremonial Handover of Squadron Standard 8 Squadron, 1972 RAF Colerne Air Display, 1972 RAF Upavon - Reformation of the No.46 group, 1972 25th Anniversary of the Formation of the RAF Marine Branch, 1972 112 Squadron Standard Presentation - RAF Episkopi, 1972 RAF Little Rissington 60th Anniversary of the Central Flying School, 1972 No.4 Squadron, 60th Anniversary of the Formation of the Squadron, 1972 No.32 Squadron - Last Flight of the Bristol Sycamore helicopter, 1973 360 Squadron - 'Award of The ', 1973 No.54 Squadron 25th Anniversary of the First Jet Crossing of the Atlantic, 1973 No.51 Squadron 20th Anniversary of the Comet 2XK655, 1974 No.342 (French) Squadron - Commemorating the French Squadrons, 1974 No.71 (Eagle) Squadron - First American Squadron in the Air Force, 1974 No.27 Squadron - Reformation of the Squadron, 1974 100 Squadron 25th Anniversary of the First Flight of the Canberra, 1974 No.543 Squadron Disbandment of the Squadron, 1975 No.320 (Dutch) Squadron, 1975 No.57 Squadron 30th Anniversary of VE Day , 1975 Closure of RAF Oakington, 1975 25th Anniversary of the Radio Engineering of the RAF, 1975 A&A.E.E. Boscombe Down Final Flight covers (2) both different, both signed, the first by the Navigator, the second signed by the Pilot and Navigator1975 No.46 Squadron, Disbandment of the Squadron, 1975 50th Anniversary of the RAF Association of Jersey, 1977 The Voyage of RTTL 2757 to the RAF Museum, 1977 Closure of RAF Andover, 1977 No.53 Squadron Short Belfast C.Mk1 - Last Flight in RAF Service, 1982 30th Anniversary of the First Flight of the Victor, 1988 50th Anniversary of RAF Pitreavie Castle along with a handful of related World covers, as issued. Along with World Wildlife lic covers (4)
£50

Auction 167
World Banknotes The Limited Fourth issue 1 Pick 189c (PMS CL19c, BY SC303b) dated 24th February 1943 and in small sans serif capitals, serial number B7897720 signatures Andrew Mitchell for General Manager and Robert Young for Accountant & ier. The note in blue on yellow and red sunburst underprint with the obverse featuring Glasgow's Coat of Arms at upper centre with Allegorical women of science and engineering, along with an illustration with allegorical women of Maritime and Agriculture at lower left and Allegorical woman of Arts at lower right. The reverse displaying an elaborate guilloche panel with enlarged Glasgow's Coat of Arms at centre flanked by numerical value at left and right. A presentable and relatively crisp GVF or near so
£22 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1612 : Scotland The Clydesdale Bank Limited Fourth issue 1 Pound Pick 189c (PMS CL19c, BY SC303b) wartime d... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1612 : Scotland The Clydesdale Bank Limited Fourth issue 1 Pound Pick 189c (PMS CL19c, BY SC303b) wartime d...

Auction 160
English Coins -sized, unofficial piece 1827 Henry Maudslay 38mm diameter in copper, Obverse: H.MAUDSLAY 1827 LONDON within continuous circles scrolled around his name and legend, Reverse: Scrolled designs (2) and wreath, milled edge. Note: Henry Maudslay was the founder of a precision engineering company which later went on the supply and repair machinery for the
£420 London Coins : A160 : Lot 2060 : Crown-sized, unofficial Trial piece 1827 Henry Maudslay 38mm diameter in copper, Obverse: H.MAUDSLAY... London Coins : A160 : Lot 2060 : Crown-sized, unofficial Trial piece 1827 Henry Maudslay 38mm diameter in copper, Obverse: H.MAUDSLAY...

Auction 141
Bonds and Shares (18) , titles include New Brewery Co. Ltd. 1879, Metropolitan Board, Mence Smith's Stores, Estury 1847, Peninsular Co. Ltd. 1867, Sears, The Wallsend Slipway & Co. , Durban Roodepoort Deep Ltd. 1936, Middle Witwatersrand 1936 & Klerksdorp Consolidated fields 1934. Generally VF or better (18)
£45

Auction 137
Bonds and Shares , Thames , & Co. Ltd., £100 debenture,1901, very ornate with vignette of with man with hammer, ironclad warship in background, signed by T.H. Hills, the Thames Iron Works football team turned professional in 1900 and changed its name to West Ham United, red, an interesting piece, VF. (1).
£40 London Coins : A137 : Lot 76 : Great Britain, Thames Iron Works, Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., £100 de...

Auction 137
Bonds and Shares , Wallsend Slipway & Co. Ltd.certificate for Ordinary sh 1930 & 1934, black and preference shares 1893 (2), red. AVF and better. (4).
£20

Auction 135
Bonds and Shares (5) 1919 Note (Vickers ) £100 bond, black & green, Bank of China 500 franc 1914 bond, Bank Industrielle de Chine 500 franc bonds (2), & share certificate 1930, black & green with revenue stamps. AVF or better (5).
£70

Auction 135
Bonds and Shares (10) Steam Laundry co. Ltd. 1878, Midland Coal Coke & Iron Co. Ltd. debenture 1895, Grainger Smith Ltd. 1898, Metropolitan Board 1911, The Spies 1912, Wallsend Slipway & Co. Ltd. 1930, Mence Smith's Stores (Proprietors) Ltd. 1948, Sears Holdings Ltd. 1951, National Bank 1959, and Inveresk Paper Co. Ltd. 1960. Generally AVF or better. (10).
£30

Auction 135
Bonds and Shares , 4 certificates, Indus Bank of Western India Ltd., 1920, Bengal Rhea Syndicate Ltd., 1902, Scindia Paper Mills Co. Ltd., 1883, (paper discoloured), and Reinforced Con Ltd., 1920, mostly VF. (4).
£25

Auction 134
Bonds and Shares (22) engineering related Automatic Tap Filter Co. Ltd. 1904, Beaumont Brothers Ltd. 1913, Traction Co. Ltd. 1962 (2), Charles Rowley & Co. 1874 (5), Components Ltd. 1911, Electric Lighting, Supply & Fitting Co. Ltd. 1882, English Electric Co. Ltd. 1950, Osmonds Ltd. 1897, Raglan Cycle and Anti-Friction Ball Co. Ltd. 1905 stained, Refined Steel and Safety Lock-nut Co. Ltd. 1900, Savile Street Foundry & Co. Ltd. 1875, together with six and a certificate of registration 1913, Fair to VF. (22).
£50

Auction 134
Bonds and Shares (7) certificates Kensington Cooperative Stores Ltd. 1890, & Investment Co. 1849, Middlesborough Exchange Co. Ltd. 1867, Wallsend Slipway & Co.Ltd. Certificates (2) for ordinary and preference sh 1924 & 1926, together with Corporation and County stock receipts, mostly AVF or better. (7).
£20

Auction 132
Bonds and Shares , 5 certificates, Widnes Metal Co. Ltd., 1869, Exchange Co. Ltd., 1869, Sewage Utilization Co., 1868, and Wallsend Slipway & Co. Ltd., 2 types, 1924-26, both , VF. (5).
£35

Auction 132
Bonds and Shares , 8, wide certificates titles include Co. £100, 1912 with cancellation holes. Builders Site Services Ltd. 1968, an & n Steam Co. Ltd., 1857, Grainger & Smith Ltd., 1898 with vignette of Castle,Metroplitan Board 1911, Plantations Investment Trust 1960, Wallsend Slipway & Co. Ltd. 1906 & 1935,
£28

Auction 129
Bonds and Shares , Reinforced Con Ltd., 2 x certificates for sh of ten rupees each, both 1920, black on green, Indian revenue stamp, VF. (2).
£15

Auction 126
Medals City and Guilds of Institute, Technical Education bronze medal c.1890 by L.C. for Technical Examination. Rim engraved "Charles Roland Honiball Mechanical Engineering, 2nd Prize 1894". In Pinches case of issue (Eimer 1764). EF.
£20

Auction 125
Bonds and Shares , Wallsend Slipway & Co. Ltd., 12 x ordinary sh, dated 1918-1935, and 11 x new preference shares, dated 1892-1908, black and red respectively, seal depicts ship, all , mostly VF. (23)
£30

Auction 124
Bonds and Shares , 5 bonds and certificates, and Co. Ltd., issued bearer warrant for ten sh, 1912, and unissued bearer warrant for two shares, both with vignette of allegorical figure holding shield and lamp, standing over miner with pick, orange and brown respectively, Skoda of 1925, bond for £10, Boxer Loan of 1925, bond for $50, and Emprunt Chinois 5% Or 1903, bond for 500 francs dated 1905, all with coupons, mostly VF. (5).
£75

Auction 121
Bonds and Shares , 5 bonds and certificates, and Co. Ltd., issued bearer warrant for ten sh, 1912, and unissued bearer warrant for two shares, both with vignette of allegorical figure holding shield and lamp, standing over miner with pick, orange and brown respectively, Skoda of 1925, bond for £10, Boxer Loan of 1925, bond for $50, and Emprunt Chinois 5% Or 1903, bond for 500 francs dated 1905, all with coupons, mostly VF. (5).
£90

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