July 2024 Lots 1-50

SAT 13th July 2024 – Cedric Ford Pavilion,
Newark Showground, Lincoln Rd, Notts NG24 2NY
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1 Fibre Single Line Tablet inscribed “Fyling Hall – Ravenscar”. A section of the former Whitby – Scarborough line closed in March 1965. SOLD FOR
2 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “83G” (Penzance). Ex-loco condition. SOLD FOR
3 Midland & Great Northern Joint Railway 3 aspect Handlamp. Body and vessel stamped “M&GNJR”. Brass plate to body “20 Gatehouse Guestwick 717”. Complete, v.g.c. and unrestored. The location was just south of Melton Constable. SOLD FOR
4 Mahogany cased Signal Box Block Instrument with pegging handle. Ivorine plate “Grantham South” and a trafolite plate “Main Line North”. One piece of edge trim missing otherwise very good condition. SOLD FOR
5 LNER cast brass ‘9×5’ Locomotive Works Numberplate “London & North Eastern Railway 60885 Darlington Works 1939”. Cleaned only. As carried by the ‘V2’ Class 2-6-2 w/d from Darlington Sept. 1965 and cut up by Thompson’s, Stockton. SOLD FOR
6 Rly. Exec (ER) double royal pictorial Poster “Norfolk Broads” by Frank Mason. V.g.c. with no folds and laid on linen. SOLD FOR
7 Rly. Exec. double royal letterpress Poster advertising buffet car train to London” in connection with football matches Spurs v Sheffield Utd & Fulham v Rotherham Utd March 19th 1955 from Rotherham, Sheffield Vic & stations to Newark Northgate. Good condition with folds SOLD FOR
8 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “68A” (Carlisle Kingmoor). Restored. SOLD FOR
9 Great Northern Railway cast iron Signal Finial. Good unrestored condition. SOLD FOR
10 Small double sided wooden Carriage Board painted “Rhyl / Chester”. V.g.c. 28in. long. SOLD FOR
11 Metropolitan Vickers Electrical Equipment oval brass Plate as carried by one of the Class 76 OHW ‘Woodhead’ electric locomotives. Original condition. 12x6in. SOLD FOR
12 North American Locomotive Chime Whistle by the Crosby Steam Gauge & Valve Co. Boston. U.S. V.g.c. and complete with operating lever. 14.5in. tall to top of finial. SOLD FOR
13 BR(NER) “British Railways” enamel totem Notice Board Header with black edged lettering. Superb condition. 20.5in. long. SOLD FOR
14 L&NER fully titled cast iron “Notice this subway is for the use of pedestrians only” followed by 12 lines of text. Casting No. ‘09’ nicely face restored only 24x20in. SOLD FOR
15 BR(M) fully flanged enamel Station Totem Sign “Gresley”. The flanges re-touched otherwise good condition with good colour and shine. A former Midland station between Leicester and Burton closed in Sept. 1964. SOLD FOR
16 GWR cast brass Locomotive Cabside Number Plate “5526”. As carried by the ‘4575’ Class 2-6-2T built at Swindon and introduced in 1927. A Truro and Westbury engine it was w/d in June 1962, purchased by Woodham’s and stored at Barry Docks until rescued for preservation. The cabside is in fine ex-loco condition. SOLD FOR
17 Great Northern Railway 3 aspect Handlamp with fogging glass. Stamped “GNR 16364” top and body, dated Feb 1906 and brass plated “Great Northern Railway Company Stickney No. 5”. Complete with all fittings, glasses and integral vessel. V.g.c. and unpainted. SOLD FOR
18 Aluminium Single Line Key Token inscribed “Leek Brook Jn – Milton J”. V.g.c. with original blue paint. A section of former North Staffs Railway north east of Stoke. SOLD FOR
19 Cast aluminium Diesel Depot Plaque featuring the eagle of Crewe. A nice carried example. SOLD FOR
20 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “50E” (Scarborough). Face painted only a while ago. SOLD FOR
21 London & North Western Railway counter top Weighing Scales with brass plate “L&NWR 4414 H. Pooley & Son Ld Contractors”. V.g.c. and complete with brass beam and set of cast iron weights. SOLD FOR
22 “LNER Refreshment Rooms Berwick” brass plated leather Cash Bag in v.g.c. SOLD FOR
23 Diamond cast brass Locomotive Builders Plate “North British Locomotive Company, Ltd. Glasgow. 1927 Queens Park Works No. 23672”. V.g.c. Restored and polished. As carried by the LMS 4F 0-6-0 No. (4)4503. An Alsager allocated loco during BR it was w/d March 1960 and cut up at Crewe. SOLD FOR
24 “G.W.R.” double royal enamel Poster Board Header. Bold shaded lettering with goo colour and shine. Mainly edge re-touching and a small corner loss. 27in. long. SOLD FOR
25 East Kent Railway cast iron Gate Signs. “Shut this gate” (17.75x3in) and “Penalty for leaving open forty shillings” (15.5×2.5in.). Both v.g.c. and restored. SOLD FOR
26 “East Kent Railway” fully titled cast iron Trespass Notice. Face restored only and scarce. SOLD FOR
27 East Kent Railway Locomotive Headlamp by the Lamp Manufacturing & Railway Supplies Co. with polished copper cap and collar. Complete with original vessel and all fittings together with a photograph of one of the company’s early steam locos carrying this type of lamp. (See next lot). SOLD FOR
28 East Kent Railway Locomotive / Train Tail Lamp with the same copper features and a red bullseye lens by the same makers. V.g.c. Both lamps are rather scarce. SOLD FOR
29 Engraved brass Locomotive Worksplate “Kitson & Co. Limited 1912 Leeds” the engraving picked out in red otherwise unrestored. 10.5×6.25in. As carried by the ex-Great Central Rly. Class 8K 2-8-0 later LNER Class 04 No. 6186, 3533, 3683 becoming BR No. 63683 in April 1951. A Tuxford and Langwith loco during BR it was w/d March 1965 and cut up by Arnott Young Parkgate & Rawmarsh. SOLD FOR
30 BR(E) flangeless enamel Station Doorplate “Staff Only”. V.g.c. with fine colour and shine. SOLD FOR
31 Great Central Railway Pocket Watch by A.G. Burrell & Co. Sheffield. The case back engraved “G.C.R. 1971”. Working order. n/s
32 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “26E” (Bacup then Oldham, Lees). Face restored only. SOLD FOR
33 Southern Railway small 3 aspect Handlamp. Top stamped “Loco Dept. SR” and the body “SR Dover Loco”. V.g.c. complete with all fittings and glasses and restored. SOLD FOR
34 Cast brass Locomotive Builders Plate “N. 5141, 1944 The Vulcan Foundry Limited Newton-le-Willows Lancashire”. As carried by a Ministry of Supply WD 2-8-0. SOLD FOR
35 Travel Agents double sided illuminated perspex box Sign lettered “British Rail Agent. Tickets and reservations at station prices. Intercity Sleepers. Motorail. Golden Rail Sealink”. Complete with fluorescent light tube, all wiring and plug PAT tested 24/2/24 and suspension chain. V.g.c. 40×6.5×6.5in. o/all. SOLD FOR
36 Carriage Print “Theddlethorpe, Lincolnshire” by Gyrth Russell from the 1948 – 55 series. Good condition and in an original type glazed frame. SOLD FOR
37 Locomotive Bodyside sliding Window thought to be ex-BR Class 55 ‘Deltic’ Diesel Electric No. D9017 / 55017 “The Durham Light Infantry”. Working order and nicely restored and mounted on a Rail Blue painted wooden surround. SOLD FOR
38 Cast iron Locomotive Smokebox Numberplate “48322” as carried by the LMS 8F Class 2-8-0 built at Crewe in 1944. A Newton Heath engine for many years it was finally w/d from Heaton Mersey in May 1968 and cut up by Ward’s, Beighton, Sheffield. SOLD FOR
39 Copper Platform Gas Lamp with wooden finial from Skegness Station. Complete with decorative corner ears, gas pipe and fittings, mounting frog and all glazing. V.g.c. 44.5in. tall o/a frog and finial. SOLD FOR
40 Small wooden Carriage Board in original condition painted “Ashchurch / Great Malvern”. V.g.c. 28in. long. From the former Midland Route via Tewkesbury. SOLD FOR
41 Oval cast iron Wagon Plate “Locke & Co. (Newland) Ld. Owners Normanton”. Face restored. SOLD FOR
42 LNER cast iron Platform Seatback Nameplate “Selby” in good restored condition. 22in. long. SOLD FOR
43 Southern Railway brass Locomotive Whistle. V.g.c. 12.5in. tall. SOLD FOR
44 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “70B” (Feltham). “BR(S)” Eastleigh triangle to the back. Face restored only a while ago. SOLD FOR
45 North Eastern Railway 3 aspect Handlamp. Stamped and plated “NER” with original painted location “Aysgarth” to the body. Complete with “NER” vessel, fittings and glasses. Unrestored ex-service condition. Aysgarth a former station on the Wensleydale line closed to passengers in April 1954. SOLD FOR
46 BR(M) half flanged enamel Station Totem Sign “Harpenden East”. Small re-touched chip to ‘T’. V.g.c. with good colour and shine. A former GNR station between Welwyn and Dunstable closed in April 1965. SOLD FOR
47 BR(M) double royal pictorial Poster “Cheshire” by Lander. V.g.c. and laid on linen. SOLD FOR
48 BR(E) double royal pictorial Poster “Essex” by Wesson featuring a view of Moulsham Mill, Chelmsford. V.g.c. and laid on linen. n/s
49 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “38A” (Colwick). Unrestored. SOLD FOR
50 “Great Northern & London & North Western Railways Joint Lines” fully titled LNWR pattern cast iron Gate Notice. V.g.c. and face restored only. SOLD FOR