March 2024 Lots 301-350

Saturday 23rd March 2024
Cedric Ford Pavilion, Newark Showground, Lincoln Rd, NG24 2NY
Viewing from 8.00am on morning of sale – Sale starts 10.00am
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301 Oval metal Single Line ‘Ticket’ stamped “Highfield to Cliff Common”. A former NER section between Market Weighton and the junction with the Derwent Valley Line. SOLD FOR
302 A steel Locomotive Headboard with paper train reporting numbers pasted to the face. The back with lamp iron bracket is painted “Return to S.M. Whitby”. Ex-service condition. SOLD FOR
303 Isle of Axholme Joint Railway (LYR & NER) wooden Single Line Staff or One Engine in Steam Staff. The brass tubular sleeve stamped “Epworth & Hatfield Moor”. The turned wooden handle fitted with brass band and brass hook and eye attachment. A substantial item in excellent condition. 16.75in. long from this north west Lincolnshire / Nottinghamshire line which was a goods only branch from the main AJR line at Epworth. The line was closed to passengers in 1933. SOLD FOR
304 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “67F” (Stranraer). Unrestored. SOLD FOR
305 BR(S) fully flanged enamel Station Doorplate “Staff Only”. Restoration to bottom edge / flange and right corner. Very good colour and shine. SOLD FOR
306 “GN & LNW Joint” cast iron Boundary Post. GNR pattern ex-garden condition. 35in. tall. SOLD FOR
307 North Eastern Railway 3 aspect Handlamp. Brass “NER” plate to body and top handle wrapped in copper wire. Complete with all fittings and glasses and in v.g.c. n/s
308 Great Northern Railway mahogany cased Signal Box Block Bell with underslung brass bell. V.g.c. with fine original patina. n/s
309 “North British Railway” fully titled cast iron Trespass Notice. Face restored only. SOLD FOR
310 “Lyon’s Cakes” double sided enamel Advertising Sign with a wall mounting flange. Both faces in v.g.c. with light edge wear only. Fine colour and shine. 17.5×15.25in. SOLD FOR
311 Box of mainly LNER Railway China incl. Kescick ware. All items in v.g.c. SOLD FOR
312 Cast brass Locomotive Nameplate “Sir Bedivere King Arthur Class” as carried by the Southern Railway N15 Class 4-6-0 No. 30457 built in 1925. in the BR period it was allocated to Exmouth Junction, Basingstoke and Nine Elms from where withdrawal came in May 1961 followed by cutting up at Eastleigh. The nameplate is in fine condition unskimmed and lightly face restored only. “457” is impressed in the back. 39.25in. long. SOLD FOR
313 Original Painting by B.C. Tetley. A nice rendition of “Flying Scotsman” in LNER green livery with a train of teak coaches in York station. Oil on canvas and framed 22x18in. o/all. SOLD FOR
314 Wooden Sign with cast letters “London and North Western Railway Parcels Received and Forwarded to all parts of the United Kingdom”. Original condition. 48x11in. (one letter ‘O’ missing from the “To”. There would have been another similar board mounted with this in a ‘V’ shape projecting from the wall of a parcels office. SOLD FOR
315 BR(M) thin flanged enamel Station Totem Sign “Hyde North”. Wall fixed with 4 holes, 2 with chips o/wise v.g.c. A former Sheffield & Midland Joint Line station opened as Hyde Junction and re-named Hyde North in Sept. 1951. SOLD FOR
316 Great North of Scotland Railway Company 3 aspect Handlamp. Full company title brass plate to the body and “Inspector J. Anderson” brass plate to the top. Complete with GNSR vessel, all fittings and glasses. Unpainted. SOLD FOR
317 SR small style Notice Board Headers “Southern Rail & Sea Excursions” and “The Local Station Master is at your service”. Plastic faced card with re-touching to edges. Unusual. SOLD FOR
318 Oval engraved brass Locomotive Builders Plate “No. 2056 Darlington 1948”. Face polished only. As carried by the A1 Class Pacific No. 60137 “Redgauntlet”. A Gateshead, Heaton and Tweedmouth engine it was w/d Oct. 1962 and cut up at Doncaster. The worksplate is stamped “137” in the back. SOLD FOR
319 BR(M) fully flanged enamel Sign “No Parking in this Forecourt”. Chips as per photograph and some flange distortion. Very good colour and shine. 24x18in. SOLD FOR
320 Brass cased Signal Box Track Circuit Indicator by W.R. Sykes Ltd. London with a brass top plate engraved “Track Circuit D”. V.g.c. SOLD FOR
321 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “65G” (Yoker). Unrestored. SOLD FOR
322 Great Central Railway Signal Lamp Interior Lamp plated “Market Rasen”. Complete with all fittings and glass. V.g.c. SOLD FOR
323 Cast iron Locomotive Smokebox Numberplate “68037”. Unrestored. As carried by the Ministry of Supply 0-6-0T built by the Vulcan Foundry in 1945 (WD No. 75322) later LNER Class J94. A Newport and Darlington engine w/d May 1965 & cut up by Cohen’s, South Bank. SOLD FOR
324 Ten Acme Thunderer Guard’s Whistles. All railway marked including GNR and MR Co. SOLD FOR
325 North Eastern Railway brass Locomotive Whistle. V.g.c. 14.5in. long. n/s
326 LNER cast iron Station Doorplate “Ladies Waiting Room”. V.g.c. Face restored only. SOLD FOR
327 “LMS Built 1918 Derby” oval cast brass Locomotive Works Plate. Holes slightly enlarged. Lightly cleaned o/wise unrestored. Locos built that year were Class 4F 0-6-0 Nos. (4)3852-79. SOLD FOR
328 “GCR 288 (61)” cast iron Viaduct Plate from the multi-arch Weekday Cross structure, Nottingham. Face restored only. SOLD FOR
329 BR(M) quad royal pictorial Poster by Barber depicting a two car DMU on the shore of Bassenthwaite Lake in Cumbria. The poster extols the delights of diesel train travel. Tiny edge nicks and folds otherwise v.g.c. n/s
330 Cast aluminium Diesel Depot Plaque featuring the Lizard of St. Blazey Depot. SOLD FOR
331 Cast iron Loco. Shedplate “6E” (Wrexham then Chester West then Oswestry). Unrestored. n/s
332 Midland Railway 3 aspect Handlamp with matching “Midland Railway 5524B” oval brass plates to top and body. Complete with MR Co. vessel all fittings and glasses. Unrestored. SOLD FOR
333 North British Railway mahogany cased Signal Box Block Bell with tapper and nickel mushroom bell. Engraved brass plate “Dalmeny South Jct”. V.g.c. A classic location on the southern approaches to the Forth Bridge. SOLD FOR
334 Locomotive Builders Plate “North British Locomotive Company Ltd. Glasgow 25341 1944”. As carried by the WD 2-8-0 No. 78580. It was stored overseas at Goch on the Deutsch Reichbahn. On return to U.K. it became BR 90379 and allocated to Wakefield until withdrawal in March 1966. It was cut up by Motherwell Machinery and Scrap Co. Wishaw. SOLD FOR
335 BR cast aluminium Locomotive Double Arrow as carried by a Class 85 / 86 overhead wire Electric. SOLD FOR
336 LNER cast iron Long Gate Notice in superb original condition. “LNER” cast around the left hand radiused end. SOLD FOR
337 Diamond shaped Locomotive Builders Plate “North British Locomotive Company Ltd. Glasgow 1947 No. 26092” together with the LNER 1191 1947 cast iron ‘9×5’ tender plate both as carried by the LNER B1 Class 4-6-0 allocated to Doncaster, Immingham, Stratford and St. Margaret’s. It was w/d Aug. 1965 and cut up at Motherwell Machinery & Scrap Co. Wishaw. Both plates are face restored only. (2). SOLD FOR
338 South Eastern Railway 3 aspect Handlamp. The aspect drum stamped “SER 1922”. Brass plate to the chimney “SE & CR G. No. 1922”. Complete with all fittings and glasses. Restored. SOLD FOR
339 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “66E” (Carstairs). Unrestored. SOLD FOR
340 BR(E) flangeless enamel Station Doorplate “Waiting Room”. V.g.c. with very good colour and shine. SOLD FOR
341 An important Collection of whole Edmondson Travel Tickets covering the stations of Lincolnshire and east Anglia. Mostly LNER and BR housed in a lever arch file with station photographs and hand drawn maps. Approx. 600+ tickets all in v.g.c. and not stuck down. Must be viewed. SOLD FOR
342 A polished oak Rail with moulded edges with 4no. “NER” marked brass Hat and Coat Hooks. 36.25×4.75in. V.g.c. from the company’s main headquarters in York (now the Grand Hotel). SOLD FOR
343 Locomotive Headlamp as carried by a Sentinel Works Shunter. Brass plate to the front “Property of Rolls Royce Ltd. Sentinel Works, Shrewsbury Serial No. 113”. Complete with bullseye lens and interior vessel. V.g.c. and unusual. SOLD FOR
344 BR(M) fully flanged enamel Signal Box Name Sign “Godley Junction”. V.g.c. 66x10in. A box between Guide Bridge and Dinting on the ‘Woodhead’ route. SOLD FOR
345 Original Painting by Rob Johnson depicting a scene at Padstow station in Southern days with ‘West Country’ Pacific “Padstow” and an ex-LSWR ‘T9’ loco. A fine image in oil on canvas and framed. 33.5×23.5in. o/all. n/s
346 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “86E” (Severn Tunnel Junction). Face restored only. SOLD FOR
347 London Midland & Scottish Railway fully titled with coat of arms silver Director’s Pass. The reverse inscribed “G.N. Walker 437” below a rose, thistle and shamrock spray. V.g.c. SOLD FOR
348 Cast iron Locomotive Smokebox Number Plate “40565”. Restored. As carried by the LMS Class 2P 4-4-0 built at Derby in 1928 and allocated to Preston in the BR period. It was w/d Nov. 1959, stored at Rugby and Coventry for lengthy periods followed by cutting up by Cashmore’s, Great Bridge in April 1962. SOLD FOR
349 Permanent Way Speed Restriction Board Lamp plated “Fenny Compton”. A GWR / Stratford on Avon Jct. Rly Joint concern. The lamp is complete and in v.g.c. SOLD FOR
350 North Staffordshire Railway 1848 – 1923 Company Dance at the Town Hall, Stoke-on-Trent to mark the passing of the NSR into the LMS. The item offered is a folding Dance Card with title cover showing musical programme and programme of dances. Original pencil attached. A rare survivor. SOLD FOR