Festiniog Railway Ephemera

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Brochures, leaflets, notices, publicity material etc issued over the years.

See also FR Publications and Festiniog Railway Calendars
Reproduction 1909 notice providing details of special ticket prices for a notable football match, and of a special football train.
Centenary of Steam 1863-1963 - visit of Representatives of the Press, Wednesday 22 May 1963. This 8-page booklet commemorates the occasion and most likely was for sale although no price is shown. Printed by T.Stephenson & Sons Ltd. 135 x 210mm
An introduction to the Festiniog Railway Society Limited. Double quarto sheet, double sided and folded into four - the owner's copy shows clear evidence of having had the application form removed in order to apply for membership, making it from 1966.
Rules, Memorandum and Articles of Association of the Festiniog Railway Society Limited. 16 pages with card cover. 85 x 140mm. Price 1/- (5p) Obtained when joining in 1966.
Gummed labels designed by Dan Wilson to publicise the railway by attaching to your mail. The drawing of Earl of Merioneth is marred on the original. Dating from the late 1960s. Each label is 64 x 28mm.
Building Back to Blaenau. September 1978 deviation recruitment brochure showing scheduled working parties from September 1978 to December 1979. One page folded A4
In Trust . . . for the Festiniog Railway. Festiniog Railway Trust appeal brochure. Printed double sided on green paper and folded into three to provide a page size of 136 x 219mm. Projects for funding include the rebuilding of Prince and the Peckett and a new boiler for Mountaineer, which probably means it dates from the late 1970s.

Merddin Emrys Commemorative Centenary Plaque brochure and order form, January 1979. A5 sheet.
Festiniog Railway Society membership brochure. Single folded A4 sheet; this copy was a centre insert in a magazine, maybe the FR Magazine. From back when annual membership was £12.
Brochure for 1990 Grand Steam Gala. A4 folded sheet.
1990-1 Autumn-Winter timetable brochure. Folded A4 sheet.
Our Future. April 2006. Development Plan. 20 pages; colour; photographs,Business Pillars Model and other graphics; 139 x 214mm (approx); issued at FRS AGM 2006 and with Ffestiniog Railway Magazine No 193 Haf/summer 2006.

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