November 2018 Lots 1-50

SAT 24th November 2018 – Cedric Ford Pavilion,
Newark Showground, Lincoln Road, Newark, Notts, NG24 2NY
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1 North Eastern Railway Lamp Lighter’s Handlamp. Body is stamped both sides “NER Co.” Complete with rape oil vessel, wick lighter and stowage tube, hinged flap to access burner and small front lens. Unrestored and scarce. The lamp was used in service at Hawes station on the Wensleydale line. SOLD FOR
2 Midland & North Eastern Joint Line long brass Signal Box Shelf Plate inscribed “Up Line Moorthorpe Station Junc. Main Lines Down Line”. V.g.c. 33in. long. SOLD FOR
3 GNR / LNER cast iron Station Doorplate “First & Second Class Waiting Room”. V.g.c. and very scarce. Face restored only. SOLD FOR
4 M&GNJR Pegging Block Instrument, the indicator dial marked “Reid Bros. London N.” The roof is marked “MR Co. 1880” and the base board “M&GNJR”. Fine condition throughout. SOLD FOR
5 A fine bone china Tea Plate displaying the “Caledonian Railway Central Station Hotel Glasgow” garter and scroll device to the centre within a gilt border and perimeter rim. A superb item by Cauldon. 8.75in. dia. SOLD FOR
6 A GCR painted double sided wooden Carriage Board “Wigan / Lowton St. Marys”. Lovely original condition with shaded lettering. 30.75in. long. Wigan Central – Glazebrook line closed in Nov. 1964. n/s
7 Midland & Great Northern Joint Railway Station Wall Lamp with blue glass nameplate “Wryde”. Complete with vessel, burner, reflector, brandy glass globe and all glazing. V.g.c. and restored. 26in. high. The station on the Peterborough – Sutton Bridge line closed in Dec. 1957. SOLD FOR
8 Eastern Counties Railway wooden handled Office Stamp. The brass head inscribed “E.C.R. Somerleyton”. A choice item from this station north west of Lowestoft. SOLD FOR
9 Great Northern Railway large enamel Doorplate “G.N.R. Refreshment Dept. Central Stores King’s Cross”. Some very well executed restoration. 18x9in. SOLD FOR
10 Wooden Signal Box Board with applied letters “Camps Junction”. A former Caledonian Railway, Edinburgh box. Nicely restored. 58×12.5in. SOLD FOR
11 Cast iron Locomotive Smokebox Numberplate “75022” as carried by the BR Standard Class built at Swindon in Dec. 1953. A Cardiff and West of England loco it was w/d from Worcester in Dec. 1965 and cut up at Wards, Killamarsh. SOLD FOR
12 Hull & Barnsley Railway Co. Items: A leather shareholders diary for 1908 with gold embossed crest to cover; two official invitation cards for the opening of the new Alexandra Dock by Lt. Col. Gerard Smith chairman of the company 16th. July 1885 (3). SOLD FOR
13 BR(M) fully flanged enamel station Totem Sign “Acton Bridge”. Two small chips to the ‘O’ otherwise good condition, colour and shine. A former LNWR station between Crewe and Warrington. SOLD FOR
14 GER fluted top 3 aspect sliding knobs Handlamp stamped “GER Ipswich 239” and with a brass re-location plate “London & North Eastern Railway St. James Deeping”. Complete with all fittings and glasses. Back handle removed. Restored and v.g.c. SOLD FOR
15 BR(E) dark blue enamel “Excess Luggage” fishtail Cap Badge by Gaunt in v.g.c. SOLD FOR
16 BR(NE) fully flanged enamel Station Sign “Enquiries Parcels & Left Luggage”. Minor chips and a bumped corner. Fine deep colour and shine. 48x15in. SOLD FOR
17 “Grimston Street to Cannon St. Station” cast iron Sign with pointing hand. Unrestored. 34x9in. Ex-Hull. The H&BR station to which the sign refers closed in July 1924. SOLD FOR
18 Aluminium Single Line Tablet inscribed “Long Sutton – Holbeach East 13”. A section of the former M&GNJR closed in 1959. SOLD FOR
19 Cast iron Locomotive Smokebox Numberplate “61457”. Face restored only. As carried by the LNER ‘B16’ Class 4-6-0 built at Darlington in Oct 1923. A long term York loco it was w/d June 1964 and cut up by Hughes Bolckows Ltd., North Blyth. SOLD FOR
20 Miniature brass Locomotive Whistle as mounted in the cabs of Raven designed locomotives as an automatic warning device in fog. Unusual 3.25in tall. SOLD FOR
21 “GN. GE 109H” two angled faced cast iron Milepost face restored a while ago. The mileage is from Huntingdon. SOLD FOR
22 LNER silver plated “Wine Butler” Medallion by Elkington used on the company’s steam ship “Antwerp”. The reverse is inscribed “LNER S.S. A”. Complete with its original blue ribbon neck loop. SOLD FOR
23 Carriage Print “Tay Bridge, Scotland” by J. McIntosh Patrick from the Scottish Region 1956 series. V.g.c. and in an original type glazed frame. SOLD FOR
24 Double sided enamel Sign “Eastern Counties Omnibus Company Limited Agent for Express Parcels Service”. Both faces with light edge chips only and with very good colour and shine. 18x17in. SOLD FOR
25 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “62B” (Dundee, Tay Bridge). Face restored only. SOLD FOR
26 Cambrian Railways fully titled cast iron Trespass Notice. Face restored only a while ago and with nice post mark to rear. SOLD FOR
27 Two quad royal Posters: Railway Exec. (E&NER) “Map of Yorkshire” by Estra Clark 1949 with some tape stains; London Underground “Some Places of Interest” by Clodagh Sparrow with some edge damage. (2). SOLD FOR
28 North Eastern Railway Station Platform Lamp with “Howden” nameglass complete with vessel, burner, glass chimney and all glass panels. V.g.c. and restored. North Howden is on the Selby – Hull line. SOLD FOR
29 “G&SWR Ardrossan” oval painted steel Train Following Board. One face additionally painted “P” (passenger) the other “G” (goods). Original condition complete with loop handle. n/s
30 Great Eastern Railway enamel Station Running-In Board “Wrabness” in a wooden frame, chipping as per photograph but good colour and shine and a scarce survivor from this location between Manningtree and Harwich. 111×17.25in. SOLD FOR
31 Cast iron Locomotive Smokebox Numberplate “48143” as carried by the LMS ‘8F’ Class 2-8-0 built at Crewe in 1942. In BR days a 15B, 15A, 14A, 18A, 16D, 16G and was w/d from Colwick in Nov. 1966 and cut up by Draper’s, Hull. A well travelled engine! SOLD FOR
32 Locomotive brass Hooter Whistle, two Gauges and a Cab Cock Valve from the WD ‘Austerity’ 2-8-0 locomotive no. 90445. (4) SOLD FOR
33 Original Painting by Barry G. Price depicting a BR Class 9F No. 92110 hauling a freight train up one of the gradients on the Settle and Carlisle line in the early 1960’s. A powerful image. Oil on canvas and framed. 19.5×15.5in. o/all. SOLD FOR
34 North Eastern Railway metal Box bearing an embossed brass plate to the lid “NER Darlington Section”. V.g.c. and restored. SOLD FOR
35 “M&GN 93” oval cast iron Bridge Plate. From a culvert on the north side of Langor Bridge Level Crossing near Fakenham. SOLD FOR
36 GCR 3 aspect Handlamp with brass plate to body “GCR 20208 Maltby S. Yorks Joint Ry.” Complete with all fittings and glasses. Unrestored. The station there closed very early in Dec. 1929. SOLD FOR
37 BR(S) fully flanged enamel Station Sign “Ladies Room”. Good condition and with good colour and shine. 24x12in. SOLD FOR
38 Box of Railway Lamps. SOLD FOR
39 Pair of cast aluminium Carriage Threshold Plates “Built by the Birmingham Carriage & Wagon Co. Ltd. Smethwick 1931”. Each is 57in. long. Ex-vehicle condition. (2). SOLD FOR
40 Great Northern Railway cast iron ‘Parish’ Boundary Post with a spiked foot. “GNR” impressed in the head. SOLD FOR
41 NER mahogany cased Signal Box Block Instrument with brass plate “From Holme”. V.g.c. throughout. Holme was on the closed Selby – Market Weighton line. SOLD FOR
42 LNER 3 aspect Handlamp. Top is brass plated “C. Perry Guard Whitemoor” and the body is stamped “Boston”. Complete with all fittings and glasses and restored. SOLD FOR
43 LMS cast aluminium Station ‘Hawkseye’ Sign “Gisburn”. V.g.c. and restored. 48in. long. A former L&YR station on the Hellifield – Blackburn line closed in Sept. 1962. SOLD FOR
44 LNER cast iron Doorplate “Porters” reputedly ex-Halesworth station, Suffolk. Ex-station condition. SOLD FOR
45 BR(S) fully flanged enamel Station Totem Sign “Epsom Downs”. Flange wear only otherwise fine condition with very good colour and shine. A former LBSCR station and branch line terminus. SOLD FOR
46 “LMS Dining Cars May 1936” base marked china Teapot and lid by Grindley decorated in a Clarice Cliff style and in v.g.c. SOLD FOR
47 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “65F” (Grangemouth). Face restored only a while ago. SOLD FOR
48 Glasgow & South Western Railway brass Handbell with an oak handle. The top inscribed “G&SW Ry Co” in ornate serifed lettering. V.g.c. and complete with clapper and a wooden stand. 13.25in. tall (bell and handle). n/s
49 BR(E) Presentation Gold Watch by Elgin inscribed “British Railways Eastern Region presented to F.C. Hadley in appreciation of 50 years service”. V.g.c., working order and complete with chain. SOLD FOR
50 “Hull & Barnsley and West Riding Junction Railway & Dock Co.” 40pp. Timetables complete with system map and 24pp. tourist programme both for May 1897 and bound into official hard covers gold embossed with the company title and coat of arms. Rather nice. SOLD FOR

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