Railways as with any other organisation in pre computer days
produced vast amounts of paperwork and although much was disposed
of, by its sheer quantity there remain examples from the earliest
days until recent times. One popular area of collective is Luggage
Labels which were small pieces of paper attached to luggage to show
the destination and sometimes the originating station. They are
readily available and are probably one of the most collected areas
of Railway paperwork.
you are more interested in the running of the Railways rather than
the Hardware in use then you can easily build up a collection buying
from Specialist and non Specialist auctions. You could try the
as a starting point.
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