May 2019 Lots 401-450

SAT 11th May 2019 – Gartell Light Railway,
Templecombe, Somerset BA8 0NB
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401 Great Western and London & North Western Railways fully titled cast iron Trespass Notice in ex-lineside condition. SOLD FOR
402 Box containing approx. 450 Photos of GWR engines, buildings, etc. including some preservation era. SOLD FOR
403 BR(S) fully flanged enamel Station Totem Sign “Sole Street”. Very minor chips only and with good colour and shine. A former LB&SCR halt opened in 1915, renamed in 1935. SOLD FOR
404 Oval cast brass Locomotive Works Plate (LMS) “Built 1943 SR”. The ‘LMS’ ground off. Face restored only. As carried by 8F 2-8-0 48600 – 48660 which were built at Ashford, Brighton or Eastleigh. SOLD FOR
405 GWR Photochrom Carriage Panel “Dartmouth. Kingswear”. V.g.c. and in an original type glazed frame. SOLD FOR
406 Lynton & Barnstaple Railway Locomotive Headlamp bearing a brass makers plate “Jones & Foster 39 Bloomsbury Street Birmingham”. Complete with original vessel modified from rape oil burner to paraffin type and large bullseye lens. The stowaway red shade is missing. The lamp is from the late Mike Sharman Collection previously on display at the Bressingham Steam Museum. It was also exhibited at the Stockton & Darlington Railway 150th. Anniversary Celebrations in 1975. SOLD FOR
407 Southern Railway galvanised metal Gate Notice “Penalty for not shutting gate £2”. Ex-lineside condition with some distortion, easily rectified. 14.5x12in. SOLD FOR
408 South Western Railway single aspect Gas Safety Handlamp. Brass plated “SWR” and “Templecombe”. The original “SWR” marked rape oil vessel is fixed to the cast brass screw in base. A rare lamp in very good original condition with red paintwork. SOLD FOR
409 GWR Station Platform Bench comprising three cast iron supports incorporating “GWR” script initials and four 10 foot long planks, one of which is branded “GWR”. Very good condition. SOLD FOR
410 GWR engraved brass Signal Box Instrument or Shelf Plate “Silkmill Crossing”. V.g.c. 4.75×1.5in. SOLD FOR
411 Cast iron Locomotive Shedplate “88B” (Cardiff East Dock then Radyr). Unrestored. SOLD FOR
412 GWR cast iron Wago Registration Plate “1910 79685 to carry 10 tons”. V.g.c. and face restored only. SOLD FOR
413 Carriage Print “Amersham, Buckinghamshire” by Horace Wright from the LNER 1945 – 47 series. Minor water mark and small nick. In an original type glazed frame. SOLD FOR
414 Chemin de Fer du Nord pictorial Poster “Paris – Nord a Londres” featuring moonlit Tower Bridge and the Tower of London by G. Fraipont. V.g.c. with no folds and laid on linen. SOLD FOR
The following seven lots are BR(SR) rolled coloured Signal Box Diagrams on stout paper in very good condition unless where stated otherwise. 
415 “Wokingham” dated 22/1/73. Electric light cut-outs 81×17.75in. SOLD FOR
416 “Addlestone” dated 22/3/70. Electric light cut-outs and locking tables. 44.75×20.75in. SOLD FOR
417 “Winchfield” dated 25/8/64. Electric light cut-outs and semaphores. Bottom right corner tear. 52.5x20in. SOLD FOR
418 “Farnborough” dated 16/2/65. Electric light cut-outs and semaphores together with Locking Tables sheet. 63x20in & 40x25in. (2). SOLD FOR
419 “Weybridge” dated 8/5/73. Electric light cut-outs. 66×29.75in. SOLD FOR
420 “Ascot B” dated 23/1/74. Electric light cut-outs and semaphores. Tears to right end, together with Locking Tables sheet 23/1/74. 106x27in & 52x27in. (2). SOLD FOR
421 “Pouparts Junction” (Wimbledon) coloured Track Diagram on linen dated 25/6/52. 104x7in. n/s
422 BR(M) nickel and enamel totem Cap Badges by Gaunt. “Foreman” and “Porter” examples in v.g.c. (2). SOLD FOR
423 GWR Locomotive Nameplate “Tudor Grange” and Cabside Number Plate “6857”. As carried by the 4-6-0 built at Swindon in 1937. A long standing Oxley engine it was withdrawn in October 1965 and cut up at Cohen’s, Kingsbury. The nameplate is cleaned only, the cabside face repainted. (2). SOLD FOR
424 A Painting by the well-known Boston artist Les Perrin depicting “Tudor Grange” piloting a ‘King’ Class locomotive on a passenger train on Hemerdon Bank, Devon. Oil on board and framed. 36.25×25.5in. overall. SOLD FOR
425 GWR pre-grouping 3 aspect copper top Handlamp with brass collar. Complete with original “GWR” part copper vessel, all fittings & glasses including “BR(W)” etched front lens. Restored. SOLD FOR
426 Oval cast metal Locomotive Builders Plate “Lokomotivfabrik Krauss & Comp. Nr. 6602 Munchen”. V.g.c. and restored. 9.8×6.5in. n/s
427 BR(WR) double royal pictorial Poster “Devon” by Barber. Very light folds and a minor crease to top border otherwise very good condition. SOLD FOR
428 Signal Box Board “Culver Junction”. Cast letters on a new backing board with bevelled edges. 72×8.5in. The former LB&SCR box was located between Lewes and Barcombe. SOLD FOR
429 Railway Clearing House General Purpose Handlamp by “Hiatt & Co. Birmingham”. Clearly marked “RCH” and complete with original vessel, all fittings and bullseye lens. Restored. SOLD FOR
430 GWR Luggage Labels: “Manor House Hotel, Moretonhampstead North Bovey Devon” and “Great Western Royal Hotel Paddington Station”. V.g.c. (2). n/s
431 “Railway Air Services” Luggage Label in v.g.c. SOLD FOR
432 BR(W) “Cambrian Coast Express” tie on card Luggage Label in v.g.c. SOLD FOR
433 Luggage Labels: “GWR Royal Hotel Paddington Station London” (chevron shape) and “Southern Railway Charing Cross Hotel”. Both in v.g.c. (2). SOLD FOR
434 “GWR Hotels” small silver plated Sugar Bowl by Elkington. Nicely face inscribed with the roundel and scroll device. V.g.c. SOLD FOR
435 An enamel Station Sign “Including First & Third Class Pullman Cars”. Some edge restoration but good colour and shine. 17.5in. long. SOLD FOR
436 Cornwall Minerals Railway large format Plan & Sections Book for the 1890 session showing proposals in the St. Austell area. Small loss to rear cover otherwise good. n/s
437 “L&SWR Servants Band” brass Cap badge or Helmet Plate Centre. The title encircling the LSWR coat of arms all within a laurel wreath surround. SOLD FOR
438 A Signal Box Tapper in a wooden surround with enamel plate to the face “Streatham Junc. Block Bell Local”. Probably LB&SCR vintage and in v.g.c. 7x3x3in. SOLD FOR
439 “West Moors – Fordingbridge” Miniature Single Line Staff from the now closed Bournemouth to Salisbury line. SOLD FOR
440 GWR untitled cast iron Notice to platelayers re-opening out ballast on the bridge. Face restored only. 16.5x10in. SOLD FOR
441 SR Marine silver plated Sauce Boat. Face inscribed with the “Southern Ry” title scroll and house flag. V.g.c. SOLD FOR
442 LSWR 4 aspect Handlamp stamped “L&SWR 4227” and brass plated “L&SWR Co.” Top and body having matching “91” plates. Complete with LSWR vessel, all fittings and glasses. Restored. SOLD FOR
443 Midland Railway cast iron Gate Notice in unrestored condition. SOLD FOR
444 Southern Railway Station Platform Wall Lamp with blue etched nameglass “Mountfield Halt”. Complete with vessel (wired for electricity), enamel reflector and all glazing. Original condition. 23in. tall. SOLD FOR
445 “Somerset & Dorset Joint Railway” Coat of Arms Transfer on a Prussian blue painted and framed wooden panel. V.g.c. 20x20in. o/all. n/s
446 Replacement Lot. GWR enamel Weighbridge Sign. SOLD FOR
447 BR(S) fully flanged enamel Station Totem Sign “Snowdown & Nonington Halt”. Two largish strips of enamel loss to a crease plus a couple of other re-touched chips all of which could be improved with better colour matching. SOLD FOR
448 Midland Railway red cloth Armband embroidered “Midland Pilotman”. Complete with straps and buckles. SOLD FOR
449 GWR pre-grouping 3 aspect Handlamp. Brass plate to top “GWR for petroleum only” (repeated on the original vessel). Brass maker’s plate to body “Silberlight Faudels Manufacturers London”. “GWR” picked out in pinholes under the floor. Complete with all fittings and glasses and restored. Scarce. SOLD FOR
450 GWR Emergency Lamp with two red aspects and lamp iron bracket to rear. Complete with all fittings and restored. SOLD FOR
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