Railway History is what we are about
General Terms of
Business and further Information.
The Proprietors Undertaking
This is a family
business, Patrick and Mary Mullen are the proprietors and in all matters you
will have their attention and expertise. It is our aim and intention to give
satisfaction in our transactions. Do not hesitate to get in touch if you have
an enquiry or want some clarification, we will give whatever information we can
to help you without any unwanted persuasion. We buy material from many places
in the world and well understand the trials and tribulations that can arise in
some cases when buying items unseen, it is our purpose to see that you are
safeguarded from such happenings at this site.
Purchases will be carefully packaged and dispatched usually within seven
working days of taking your order, if you want dispatch to be held over to a
particular date, just ask. We will be using Second Class Postage for all
letters and packages, unless requested otherwise. Any item that does not meet
your requirements for whatever reason, can be returned without question within
fourteen days of receipt for a full reimbursement of the price of the goods, we
ask only that it is carefully repackaged and sent back quickly in the same
condition as received. If the item is returned due to an error on our part we
will also repay the postage involved.
We produce five different
catalogues per year together with a January Sale issue, they come out at
roughly ten week intervals. Other than the January Sale edition all catalogues
remain open to your orders for at least eighteen months. However, the material
shown in these is only part of our current stock in hand so please enquire
about any other of your railway wants.
listing is alphabetical but items may be under various headings, it is always
worthwhile to check right through the catalogue for your particular
Description of Goods
stated all items are complete and in very good condition, which means that they
are without damage but showing reasonable and expected signs of use conducive
with the age and purpose of the piece. Any additional defect is noted, as are
outstanding qualities. Standard trade terms for condition are used, which in a
descending order are: As New or Mint, Very Fine, Fine, and Very Good. We can
send an image of most items if requested.
items are those that have the one or more attribute of being either, very hard
to come by, of having particularly good content or quality, of being in
outstandingly nice condition, or of being at an attractive price. Sizes are
given in inches in a length times breadth form. The Ottley numbers comply with
the listing in "A Bibliography of British Railway History" by George
Ottley; the Alsop numbers with the listing in "The Official Railway
Postcard Book" by John Alsop.
catalogues have a serial number, this and the item number should be given when
ordering or making an inquiry. All items being subject to prior sale.
You can email from the links on this site, we will always acknowledge a
relevant message usually within twenty-four hours, if you do not get a reply
within this period, send it again. To ensure that our email reply is delivered
to your inbox and not treated as spam, please add
email@example.com to your address
book or list of approved senders. Telephoned orders at any time are welcome,
one of us is available on most days from 9-00 a.m. to 9-00 p.m. for personal
attention, at other times our answer-phone will take your message.
Alternatively you can fax or use the letter post.
Overseas customers are always most welcome.
Payment is to be made with the Order.
Postage is extra at cost, there is no further charge for
packaging or handling. It is your right to cancel the order for any reason,
should you wish to before it is dispatched.
Make the Cheque
payable to Yesteryear Railwayana and in British Sterling Pounds and Pence.
Please note that we are no longer taking payment by Credit Card or Debit
Card. We have dispensed with the Merchant Service Provider
we were using due to an increase in charges which to us would be untenable. Use
Cheque or Postal Order, also Cash by Recorded Post and for
amounts under GBP. 10-00 unused British Postage Stamps are
Postage of up to GBP.
3-00 is inclusive in any order from our catalogues that comes to a total of
GBP. 25-00 or more for goods after any discount that may be due, GBP. 4-00 in
orders that total GBP. 50-00, and GBP. 6-00 in those totalling GBP. 100-00,
otherwise or beyond this postage is at cost. If you require insurance in
transit, which we urge and in some cases will require that it be taken, there
is an additional charge.
Purchase Orders from Libraries, Museums, Universities, and
similar institutions are welcome and will be invoiced for payment on receipt or
Buying material for our Stock
We often want to buy
suitable material but please send full written details in the first instance.
Note that condition is always most important to us, everything must be
complete, free of any damage and in a pleasing saleable
Customer privacy will be respected, we will not pass your email
address or any particulars about you to other parties. Our Terms of Business
are subject to review as is necessary, please ask if you need further
information on any matter. The proprietors of YesRail cannot be held
responsible for actions and matters outside of their control. All errors and
Your Interest is our Concern.
View now the Terms and Conditions of
Our Postal Address
Cottage, Goodwin Road
No visitors permitted, Internet and Postal business
Phone or Fax: 01843
587283 at any time.
People in other
countries should Phone or Fax: +44 1843 587283 at any time.
If you wish to behold a picture of the
View an image of
Patrick and Mary
View now a substantial selection of
material that we have for sale in our current catalogues.
YesRail Menu of
Order by Email:
Everything herewith is the
intellectual property of the proprietors of Yesteryear Railwayana who are
Patrick Mullen and Mary Mullen. It is covered by Copyright © with all
Rights Reserved, 1998 - 2013.