March 2023 Lots 401-450

SAT 18th March 2023 – Cedric Ford Pavilion,
Newark Showground, Lincoln Rd, Notts NG24 2NY
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401 Cast aluminium Leaping Cat Device as carried by Class 47 locos allocated to Crewe Diesel Depot. This example is ex-47749 (number marked on the back). SOLD FOR
402 LNER 3 aspect GNR pattern Handlamp brass plated “London & North Eastern Railway Blankney” (GN & GE Joint Line). Complete except for blue glass. Rusty. SOLD FOR
403 Carriage Print “Bamburgh Castle, Northumberland” by Leonard Squirrell from the LNER 1945 – 55 Series. In an original type glazed frame. SOLD FOR
404 Steel Single Line Key with “Rufford Jct. Blidworth Jct. to both faces. V.g.c. n/s
405 LNER cast iron Station Doorplate “Gentlemen”. Restored. SOLD FOR
406 LMS “4000 Gallons” oval cast brass Locomotive Tender Plate. Appears to be ex-loco paintwork on the face so from a ‘Princess’ or ‘Coronation’ Class loco in this livery. SOLD FOR
407 LNER / BRE flangeless enamel Sign “Passengers must not use this crossing”. Chips as per photograph but fine colour and shine. 48x12in. SOLD FOR
408 BR(M) fully flanged enamel Station Totem Sign “Dolgarrog” from the former LNWR Llandudno Junction – Bettws-y-Coed line. V.g.c. with very good colour and shine. SOLD FOR
409 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “53D” (Bridlington). Restored. SOLD FOR
410 Box of Handbills mainly relating to Lincolnshire comprising 42 LNER and 5 GNR examples. All in v.g.c. (47). SOLD FOR
411 BR(Sc) fully flanged enamel Station Doorplate / Barrier Plate “Tickets”. Superb condition. SOLD FOR
412 Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway Company small oval china Dish by Copeland top marked with full title and crest together with a silver plated knife and fork by Elkington with decorated blades and bone handles script inscribed “LYR”. (3). SOLD FOR
413 Belfast & County Down Railway Slieve Donard Hotel silver plated three compartment Condiment Holder by Elkington. Company initials and hotel title in a belted garter upon a shield. V.g.c. Opened in 1898, the hotel at Newcastle was sold in 1966 and is still open. SOLD FOR
414 Great Eastern Railway mahogany cased combined Signal Box ‘Flap’ Block Instrument and Block Gong. Ivorine “Swavesey” plate to the face. (St. Ives – Cambridge line). V.g.c. SOLD FOR
415 Great Central Railway large mahogany framed Over-Mantel Mirror engraved “GCR” in the top rail. Some wear to the original silvering but a very impressive piece. 43x33in. o/all, the frame width 2.5in. n/s
416 Cambrian Railway Cart or Dray Lamp. Oval brass “Cam Ry.” plate to the arched top. Red aspect glass with protective brass bars, side lamp iron brackets and oval ring top handle. Internal reflector is present but the vessel is missing. Lovely original condition with red paintwork. SOLD FOR
417 “LNER Jervaulx Abbey, Yorkshire” quad royal pictorial Poster by Fred Taylor in fair condition only. Together with the original artwork in a glazed frame 52.5x33in. o/all with LNER delivery labels to the back. A scarce pair indeed. (2). SOLD FOR
418 Locomotive Smokebox Numberplate “44720”. As carried by LMS ‘Black 5’ 4-6-0 built at Crewe in 1949. A Carlisle Kingmoor and Perth engine for many years it was w/d Oct. 1966 and cut up at Arnott Young, Old Kilpatrick. SOLD FOR
419 North British Railway 3 aspect Handlamp. Stamped “4867 S Burntisland” and with matching brass “R. G. Murray & Co. Glasgow” makers plates to top and body. Complete with “NBR” vessel, rape oil burner, all fittings and glasses. V.g.c. and unpainted. SOLD FOR
420 Great Northern Railway brass cased Locomotive Pressure Gauge by Schaffer & Budenberg Ltd. The dial calibrated to 150 psi is lettered “GNR”. V.g.c. 5in. o/all dia. SOLD FOR
421 Cast aluminium Locomotive Shedplate “82A” (Bristol Bath Road Diesel Depot). Face restored only. SOLD FOR
422 London Transport Second World War ARP Helmet in original condition with “London Transport” across the front and stripes over the top denoting helmets worn by road spotters during the black out. Complete with leather lined internal crown and chin strap. (See also lot nos. 131 and 264). SOLD FOR
423 Rolled coloured Signal Box Diagram “Anchor Pit Junction” (between Mirfield and Brighouse). Mixture of colour light cut-outs and semaphores. Fair cond. 96x18in. SOLD FOR
424 North Staffordshire Railway cast iron Wagon Axle Box Cover lettered “NSR 9×4 1/2 Oil”. V.g.c. and unpainted. n/s
425 Cleator & Workington Junction Railway oval cast iron Bridge Numberplate “C&WJR 33”. Fine ex-bridge condition. SOLD FOR
426 Original Painting by M. Jeffries depicting B17 locomotive 1636 “Harlaxton Manor” piloting a “Footballer’ classmate over the Lincoln High Street Level Crossing with a passenger train. Oil on canvas and framed and ready to hang. 33x23in. o/all. SOLD FOR
427 BR double royal Closure Poster for the Western Region Maiden Newton – Bridport Line on and from 5th. May 1975 and informing that Toller, Powerstock and Bridport stations will be closed. Folds only and in a plastic frame glazed with clear acrylic. SOLD FOR
428 Highland Railway 3 aspect Handlamp from the Sutherland & Caithness Section. Top and body stamped “HR” and the body has a brass “S&C SEC 41” plate. Complete with original “HRy” vessel, rape oil burner, all fittings and glasses. V.g.c. This lamp was from Kinbrace in the far north of the system and was sent to Inverness in 1965 for auction as part of the official centenary celebrations of the Highland Railway. SOLD FOR
429 Carriage Print “St. Monance, Fifeshire” by J.McIntosh Patrick from the LNER 1945 – 47 Series. Some light foxing and in an original type glazed frame. SOLD FOR
430 Midland Railway long brass Signal Box Lever Plates inscribed “Starting To Melton Goods”. Original red wax infill to letters. V.g.c. 14in. long. SOLD FOR
431 LNER cast iron Doorplate “Goods Office”. Paint removed and the raised ares lightly polished. SOLD FOR
432 Oval cast iron Locomotive Worksplate “LMS Built 1947 Horwich”. Unrestored. Locos built that year at Horwich were Class 4 2-6-0’s Nos. 43000 – 02 and ‘Black 5’ 4-6-0’s 44783 – 799 and 44991 – 999. SOLD FOR
433 Newspaper enamel Sign “Nottingham Journal”. Some chipping along the top but very good colour and shine. 24x5in. n/s
434 Enamel Advertising Sign “Mazawattee Tea”. Minor re-touching to the edges and the back is painted black. Very good colour and shine. 24x6in. SOLD FOR
435 Midland Railway small General Purpose Handlamp with bullseye lens. Complete & V.g.c. SOLD FOR
436 “Cheshire Lines Ry. Fazakerley South Junction” rolled coloured Signal Box Diagram on linen. A superb diagram bearing the Cheshire Lines Engineers Office Liverpool ink stamp and dated May 1925. Excellent condition. 54.5x19in. SOLD FOR
437 Box of Railway Lamps. SOLD FOR
438 Locomotive Smokebox Numberplate “44309” as carried by the 4F Class 0-6-0 built at Crewe in 1926. A Stoke engine for many years it was w/d July 1963 & cut up at Crewe Works. SOLD FOR
439 BR(NE) fully flanged enamel Station Sign “Please have all tickets ready”. A re-touched left edge chip and one smaller towards the bottom. Very good colour and shine. 16x10in. SOLD FOR
440 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “71B” (Bournemouth). “BR(S)” Eastleigh triangle to the back. Restored a while ago. SOLD FOR
441 Metropolitan Railway 3 aspect Handlamp brass plated with full company title and steel plated “H. Shepherd Neasden Yard”. Body also painted “Steam Shed”. Complete with original “MR” vessel, all fittings and glasses. Fine original condition. SOLD FOR
442 LNER double royal pictorial Poster “Wages of Signalmen etc.” by Austin Cooper depicting a bold image of hand operated signal lever with an A3 Pacific loco behind. An unusual and possibly rare poster with some overall light wrinkling. In a glazed wooden frame ready to hang. SOLD FOR
443 BR(M) fully flanged enamel Totem Station Sign “Llandudno Junction”. Four re-touched face chips which could be better colour matched otherwise v.g.c. with good colour and shine. n/s
444 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “38B” (Annesley). Face restored only. SOLD FOR
445 London Transport Piccadilly Line cast iron Bridge Number Plate “P1”. Unrestored 10.25x6in. SOLD FOR
446 LNER 3 aspect sliding knobs Handlamp, GER pattern stamped “LNE – E Finningham 11” and date stamped for 1936. Complete with all fittings, glasses and back handle. Restored. SOLD FOR
447 Locomotive Smokebox Numberplate “48695” as carried by the LMS 8F Class 2-8-0 built at Brighton in 1944. A Wellingborough and Heaton Mersey engine it was w/d Aug. 1967 and cut up at Cashmore’s, Great Bridge. SOLD FOR
448 BR(W) fully flanged enamel Station Sign “Platforms 5 6” with directional arrows. Very small edge chips only. Very good colour and shine. 36x18in. SOLD FOR
449 Cast brass Locomotive Shedplate “52A” (Gateshead) Possibly ex-Deltic with traces of yellow paint to the back. SOLD FOR
450 Two framed and glazed Prints by David Shepherd: A Limited Edition (23 / 900) example signed by the artist depicting a grubby loco in Guildford Shed. 16.25×14.5in. and a working sketches example of four locos at Guildford Shed with the artists’ annotation. 17.25×12.5in. Both ready to hang. (2). n/s