August 2020 Lots 201 – 250

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Lots 201 – 210 Closing time Wednesday Aug 5th 1.00pm tel. 01949 21105
201 Two LNWR cast iron Signal Box Lever Description Plates “Pig Siding” and Crane Siding”. V.g.c. (2). SOLD FOR
£60
202 Engraved brass Locomotive Builder’s Plate “Hudswell Clarke & Co. Ltd. Leeds Railway Foundry No. 1695 1938”. Braze repairs to bolt holes. 13×8.25in. SOLD FOR
£420
203 SNCF double royal pictorial Poster “Isle de France” by A. Hambourg. Some tape stains to edges but no folds. N/S
204 North British Railway pair of brass Block Shelf Plates “Up Line Tracks” and “Down Line Tracks”. Ex-Dundee Tay Bridge Signal Box. SOLD FOR
£70
205 London Transport cast iron Bridge Numberplate “o 33” from the Ongar branch. Face restored only. SOLD FOR
£50
206 SE&CR “Station Shunters Lobby” enamel Doorplate. Chips to screwholes otherwise v.g.c. 24in. long. SOLD FOR
£290
207 Carriage Print “Grimsby, Lincolnshire” by E.T. Holding from the LNER 1945 – 47 series. V.g.c. and in an original glazed frame. SOLD FOR
£170
208 LNER cast brass ‘9×5’ Locomotive Works Numberplate “LNER 8153 1933” as carried by Class Y1 0-4-0 Sentinel Shunter No. 68153. It became Departmental No. 54 in Oct. 1954. SOLD FOR
£460
209 MR brass barrelled Propelling Dip Pen. Nicely marked on the body “Midland Railway” in full. V.g.c. SOLD FOR
£80
210 Midland & Great Northern Joint Rly. 3 aspect Handlamp brass plated “M&GNJR 2182 Per. Way Wryde”. Complete with all fittings and glasses. Restored. A location on the Peterborough – Wisbech line closed in Dec. 1957. SOLD FOR
£380
Lots 211 – 220 Closing time Wednesday Aug 5th 1.00pm tel. 01949 21106
211 “LYR Guard” nickel Cap Badge in v.g.c., together with a smaller “LYR” initials only Cap / Collar Badge also v.g.c. (2). SOLD FOR
£110
212 “South African Railways 838 16CR” cast brass Locomotive Cabside Numberplate in ex-service condition. As carried by the 4-6-2 built by NBL Co (22732 of 1921). SOLD FOR
£320
213 “Wilson Line” silver plated Teapot. Nicely face inscribed with the title scrolls. Lovely condition. 6in. tall o/all. N/S
214 “L&NWR Outside Porter No. 1 Bare Lane” engraved brass Armband complete with a later leather strap. V.g.c. The station was east of Morecambe closed in Feb. 1994. SOLD FOR
£400
215 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “84B” (Oxley then St. Blazey). Face restored only. SOLD FOR
£130
216 Great Central Railway Signal Lamp Interior stamped “G.C.R” and copper plated “Brigg”. Complete with all fittings and glasses and restored. SOLD FOR
£230
217 “N.C.T. Motorbus Request Stop” double sided enamel Sign (Nottingham City Transport). General chipping but good colour and shine. 15.75x15in. SOLD FOR
£55
218 Festiniog Railway paper Carriage Notice regarding the issue of First and Second Class Tickets. Dated Oct. 1908 and in its original carved wooden glazed frame. 16.25×4.75in. SOLD FOR
£210
219 South Eastern & Chatham Railway Guards Pocket Watch by Waltham U.S.A. The ornately engraved movement marked “15 jewels” and “The American Waltham Watch Co.” The case back inscribed “SE & CR 1041”. V.g.c. and working order. N/S
220 North Eastern Railway mahogany cased 10in. Wall Clock with a chain driven fusee movement. The restored face lettered “W. Potts & Sons Leeds NER”. Complete with a key but lacks pendulum. Looks in v.g.c. mechanically. SOLD FOR
£260
Lots 221 – 230 Closing time Wednesday Aug 5th 2,00pm tel. 01949 21105
221 Aluminium Single Line Tablet inscribed “Sudbury – Chappel 3”. From the GER Marks Tey – Long Melford line. SOLD FOR
£340
222 LNER large silver plated Teapot by Gladwin, Sheffield. “LNER” script initials to the face. Superb. SOLD FOR
£80
223 “LMS Hope Derbyshire” official photographic Waiting Room Picture of the village in its original oak frame with gilt slip. V.g.c. 31.5×21.5in. SOLD FOR
£130
224 Caledonian Railway small silver plated Hot Milk Jug by Walker and Hall. Nicely face inscribed with the “CR” monogram. V.g.c. 5.5in. tall o/all. SOLD FOR
£75
225 LNER, GER sliding knobs pattern 3 aspect Handlamp stamped “Postland 1” and date stamped for 1931. Complete with all fittings and glasses. Back handle removed. Restored. A former GN & GE Jt. station between Spalding and March closed in Sept. 1961. SOLD FOR
£190
226 GWR pre-grouping cast iron “Tickets” Station Door / Barrier Plate. Face restored only. SOLD FOR
£70
227 Cast iron Locomotive Smokebox Numberplate “60884”. As carried by the ‘V2’ Class 2-6-2. An Ardsley and Darlington loco, it was w/d in Sept. 1965 and cut up by Thomson’s Stockton-on-Tees. A fine smokebox in totally ex-loco condition. SOLD FOR
£720
228 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “53A” (Hull Dairycoates). Face restored and mounted on a wooden display panel. SOLD FOR
£100
229 Midland Railway silver Ambulance Medal awarded to H. Eatherley for First Aid rendered at Shipley Gate April 26th. 1914. V.g.c. SOLD FOR
£160
230 Enamel Sign “Caldicotts Private Station”. Restored. 33×10.5in. The only reference we can find for this name is GWR Caldicot Halt or Caldicott Tin Plate Works between Severn Tunnel Junction and Portskewett where a private station may have existed for the latter’s employees trains. SOLD FOR
£180
Lots 231 – 240 Closing time Wednesday Aug 5th 2.00pm tel. 01949 21106
231 GWR engraved brass Signal Box Lever Plate “29 Up Main Safety From Notch 3 to 4 by 28”. V.g.c. 7in. long. SOLD FOR
£260
232 Carriage Print “Wakefield Chantry, Yorkshire” by Sidney Causer from the LNER 1945 – 47 series. V.g.c. and in an original type glazed frame. SOLD FOR
£50
233 Oval cast brass Locomotive Builders Plate “LMS built 1937 Crewe”. Face restored only a while ago. Locos built that year were 3P 2-6-2T 40185 – 95, 4F 0-6-0 44562 – 76, 7P 4-6-2 46220 – 4 and 8F 2-8-0 48015 – 26. SOLD FOR
£180
234 GNR Somersault Signal Lamp Interior with a copper location plate “Gonerby”. (Nottingham – Grantham line). Complete with all fittings and glasses. Restored. SOLD FOR
£50
235 BR(M) fully flanged enamel Station Totem Sign “Woburn Sands”. Edge / flange chips and the maroon a tad grainy but with good shine. A former LNWR station on the Bletchley – Bedford line. SOLD FOR
£700
236 “GNR to lift 20 cwts” cast iron Crane Plate in fine ex-service condition. 18x3in. SOLD FOR
£50
237 Somerset & Dorset Joint Railway cast iron ‘Firebuckets’ Notice. V.g.c and face restored only. SOLD FOR
£300
238 “Car 6 Stop” fully flanged enamel Platform Sign. Edge chipping. 18x12in. SOLD FOR
£50
239 Midland Railway ornate cast iron Wall Lamp Bracket together with its brass vessel complete with burner. Bracket and vessel both clearly marked “MR Co.” SOLD FOR
£160
240 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “32B” (Ipswich). Restored. SOLD FOR
£85
Lots 241 – 250 Closing time Wednesday Aug 5th 3.00pm tel. 01949 21105
241 Southern Railway Pneumatic Signal Arm cast iron Spectacle Plate by Westinghouse Brake & Signal Co. complete with glasses and threaded rear spindle. V.g.c. SOLD FOR
£45
242 “L&NWR Co. 66” oval cast iron Bridge Numberplate. Face restored only. N/S
243 “GWR Loco Dept.” brass Thunderer Whistle in v.g.c. Uncommon. SOLD FOR
£80
244 Carriage Print “Loch Linnhe and Morven Hills, Western Highlands” by Jack Merriott from the 1956-57 Scottish Region series. V.g.c. and in an original type glazed frame. SOLD FOR
£50
245 “LNER double royal enamel Poster Board Header. V.g.c. and in a wooden frame 31×8.5in. o/all. SOLD FOR
£110
246 GER octagonal cast iron Bridge Numberplate “2262”. Restored. SOLD FOR
£240
247 North Eastern Railway steel Single Line Staff / Tablet inscribed “Stokesley to Potto 4” V.g.c. 8×4.25in. A section of the Picton – Battersby line in North Yorkshire closed in Jan 1960. SOLD FOR
£380
248 “North Eastern Railway Smoking Strictly Prohibited” paper Notice with the instruction in eleven other languages. In its original wooden frame 17.25×11.5in. Probably from one of the company’s docks. Unusual. N/S
249 LNER wooden cased double line Signal Box Block Instrument in good ex-box condition. SOLD FOR
£160
250 GWR Locomotive Nameplate “Tawstock Court”. As carried by the ‘Saint’ Class 4-6-0 No. 2951 built at Swindon in 1913. Latterly a Gloucester engine it was withdrawn in 1952 and cut up at Swindon. The nameplate has been face restored, the back is ex-loco. A fine early plate complete with the original purchase paperwork dated Sept 1952, when our vendor’s father bought the nameplate for £1! The namesake building is 2 miles south of Barnstaple. SOLD FOR
£5700

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