Glorious Trains
Wednesday 22nd & Thursday 23rd March 2017
Day One Lots 1-566
Day Two Lots 567-1094
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Tuesday 21st March 2017 10:00-16:00
Wednesday 22nd March 2017 10:00-16:00
Thursday 23rd March 2017 Morning of Auction
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Bob Leggett or Hugo Marsh - 01635 580595
Lots: 551-600 of 1094
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Lot Description and Estimate Images Sold For
551

Liliput HO Gauge Swiss Electric Unit and Coaching Stock, comprising 2-car electric multiple unit in 2-tone green SBB livery, and 11 coaches in various Swiss liveries, all VG-E, boxes G (12)
Estimate: 70-100

80
552

Liliput HO Gauge German and Austrian Coaching Stock, comprising a 5-car German (DR) set, 6 assorted DB coaches including post-van and 4 assorted Austrian coaches in various liveries, all VG-E, boxes G (15 in 11 boxes)
Estimate: 70-100

60
553

Continental HO Gauge Locomotives and Coaching Stock by Various Makers, including DR class 86 steam loco by Piko, Swiss 0-6-0 diesel shunter by Rivarossi and Bo-Bo electric loco by Kleinbahn, together with 17 assorted passenger and freight stock by various makers, and 3 'N' gauge coaches, some items unboxed , the majority G-VG, boxes F-G (23)
Estimate: 120-160

150
554

HO Gauge Swiss Locomotive by Roxy and Freight Stock by Liliput (Bachmann), the locomotive an Ae 6/8 in BLS brown as no 206, VG-E, together with 4 bogie tank wagons in various liveries, all VG, all boxes VG-E (5)
Estimate: 120-160

130
555

An Early Fleischmann Electric Locomotive and Later Crane Wagon Set, the locomotive a class E44 Bo Bo no 056 with cast body, G-VG, neatly relabelled with SBB motifs, unboxed, together with a ref 5597 crane wagon set, VG-E, box VG-E (2)
Estimate: 70-100

    
556

A Large Box of Fleischmann Switches and other Accessories, including point switches, relays, isolating switches, power supply units including H&M 3000 and many other items, the majority as new in original boxes, VG, boxes VG (qty in 2 boxes)
Estimate: 70-100

    
557

Two Large Boxes of HO Gauge Continental Building Kits and Scenic Accessories, by Kibri, Vollmer, Faller and Vero, in original boxes, not checked for completeness but some still sealed in packagings, G-VG (qty in 2 boxes)
Estimate: 80-120

130
558

Märklin HO Gauge M Track, 3600MWS pair of points (3), 3600DKWS double slips (3), 3600D/D1/1 10 straights (8), 3700A/3600A 10 curves (3), with three controllers, in original boxes, circa 1954, G, boxes F-G, with 1953 catalogue and other catalogues and leaflets, P (a lot)
Estimate: 50-80

85
559

Märklin HO Gauge Turntable and Accessories, 410NG turntable, 467/2 girder bridge, 466 girder abutments (2), and 459MG level crossing, in original boxes, and loose 411B engine shed, (6)F-G, some staining from attic exposure, with Faller wooden house no. 105, German plastic buildings and trees, circa 1954, (a lot)
Estimate: 40-60

50
560

A Märklin HO Gauge F846/4 Express Train Set, F800 locomotive and tender, 346/4 baggage car, 346/3 sleeping car, 346/2 dining car and 346/1 2nd class coach, with track, extra track and points, railer, 311b.2 BK5 brown diecast open wagon, and other freight stock, all BK5 (6), circa 1954, F-G, some corrosion and spotting, particularly to tender and roofs, box P
Estimate: 60-80

95
561

Märklin HO Gauge Lamps, 448/2 pair of two-arm station or street lamps, in original boxes, circa 1954, G, slight staining to some, boxes G (5)
Estimate: 40-60

40
562

Märklin HO Gauge Signals and Track Accessories, various signals - 446/41, 7041, 446/1, 446/2, 446/12, 446/11, with 3600EKS uncoupler, 476/4 contact plates (7) and 475/4 contact plates (2), in original boxes, circa 1954, wires and bulbs, G, boxes F-G, one warning signal a.f., (a lot)
Estimate: 40-60

50
563

Märklin HO Gauge Rolling Stock, 310.3 goods brake van, 325.4 'Gambrinus' beer van, in 324 box, 316Nb.2 goods van with brakeman's hut, 320.3 goods van with brakeman's hut, in 322 box, 304S pair of Shell tank wagons, and 329/1 coach, all BK5, in original boxes unless stated, circa 1954, F-G, some damp marking (6)
Estimate: 60-80

60
564

A rare Märklin HO Gauge SEW 800.3 SNCF BR 10000 Bo-Bo Electric Locomotive no 1101, BK4.2, in original box, 1954, F-G, some damp marking, box F
Estimate: 100-150

210
565

Märklin HO Gauge Locomotives, DA800.1 1-C-1 locomotive and tender, lacks rear pony, and TM800.2 C Tank Locomotive, in original boxes, circa 1954, G, boxes F-G
Estimate: 50-80

    
566

A Märklin HO Gauge 3047.3 DB BR44 1-E locomotive and tender, in original box, 1965, G, box F
Estimate: 40-60

40
567

A Collection of Wagon Plates Oil Cans and Other Railway Items, mostly of GWR origin, including GWR wagon plate 20942 (1944), small 'Loco Testing House Swindon' plaque, another oval plaque 'W Swindon 1928', two brass embossed 'H Pooley & Sons' /GWR plates, an LMS 'six-point star' wagon plate no A 168506 with one corner broken but present, Jan 1948, together with a 'K's' Feeder type oil can 25" long overall marked GWR, a standard BR oil can, and a bag of assorted keys, mostly G (9)
Estimate: 60-80

50
568

An East African Railways Locomotive Nameplate 'Sanye', of the 31 'Tribal' class 2-8-4 locomotive, running no 3142, built in 1955 by Vulcan Foundry at Newton-le-Willows with works no 6269, the plate in cast brass with red background, 'EAR&H' cast into reverse side, and measuring approx 28" x 7", G-VG ex-loco condition
Estimate: 100-150

170
569

A Collection of Monochrome Negatives in Various Formats, including a large proportion of Tasmanian and Mainland Australian railways (approx 150+), British trains including some pre-nationalisation, SNCF and Belgian subjects, and approx 100 of shipping subjects, mostly taken late 1940's - '60's, condition G-VG, quality varies F-VG, (qty)
Estimate: 120-160

580
570

A Collection of Monochrome and Colour Prints in Various Formats, from 10" x 8" enlargements to small contact prints, various subjects including BR steam, early preservation including Bluebell, Welsh lines and others, Rainhill 1980 with many detail shots of locomotives, detailed views of various stations and other railway items, includes several duplicate copies of some prints, some being from negatives in the previous lot, overall condition G, quality variable F-VG (qty)
Estimate: 120-160

75
571

A Collection of Colour Slides of Multifarious Subjects, with railway, aviation, shipping and other subjects, including the Santos incline (Brazil), Brinzer-Rothorn-Bahn, boats, planes and other 'tourist views' from many places around the world, overall condition G-VG, quality varies G-VG, together with a small slide viewer, and 'The Air Almanac, 1970', stamped BOAC, F, (qty slides in 39 boxes+ 1 larger storage box, +2 others)
Estimate: 90-120

170
572

A Southern Railway Enamelled 'Look-Out' Arm Badge, with red lettering on white ground, complete with leather strap, G, some chips around edge of badge, strap worn
Estimate: 30-40

35
573

A Collection of Railway-Related Paintings Pictures and Mamod MM1 Steam Engine, comprising framed original paintings of Talyllyn Railway 'Douglas' by Allan Shepherd, a coloured drawing of a Hornby SR tank locomotive by J Lees, a board-mounted plaque showing Märklin SR 4-6-4T 'Stephenson' with Pullman Coaches, a large brass pressed plate showing Stephenson's 'Rocket', and a Mamod MM1 steam engine with tablet burner, mostly G-VG (5)
Estimate: 40-60

50
574

A Collection of Blue Print General Assembly Drawings for an 'Allegheny' 2-6-6-2 Locomotive, built for the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad, G-VG (3)
Estimate: 20-30

5
575

Three Chad Valley/Great Western Railway Jigsaw Puzzles, comprising 'King George V', 'Caerphilly Castle' and 'Freight Train', all in original boxes, not checked for completeness, boxes G, some rusting to staples
Estimate: 40-60

60
576

A Cast Iron 'Beware of Trains' Notice, measuring approx 20" x 14", not designated to any particular railway but appears to be in the GWR style and colouring, F, complete but with surface rust to both sides
Estimate: 20-30

50
577

A Vintage Weighing Scale to Weigh 1lb, by unknown maker, with unusual but decorative design featuring counter-rotating dial and pointer, brass dial marked in quarter ounces and possibly from a sweet shop, letter office or similar, P-F, operates but overall rusty, in need of restoration
Estimate: 30-50

20
578

A Group of Four Carriage Lamps, comprising a pair of front lamps by T Rowatt & Sons, both repainted in black with brass trim and bevelled front and side glasses (one with a small crack), together with a pair of rear lamps by unknown maker (maker's plates removed), all converted for mains electric operation so lacking original burners, overall F-G (4)
Estimate: 80-120

70
579

A Railway Signal Miniature Repeater Instrument, of unknown origin in wooden case, with fish-tailed red lower-quadrant signal arm and brass plate no '1' to front, overall F, damage to base of case and some flaking to backboard paint
Estimate: 40-60

65
580

An 'Adlake' LMS Signal Lamp, described as 'non-sweating', believed to be from ground disc signal with large painted reflector, front aspect approx 16" square, with original oil lamp fitting, glass chimney and brass 'LMS Railway' plaque to side, G
Estimate: 40-60

35
581

A 'War Department' Oil-Lit Signalling Lamp "B", including the lamp with burner and accessories, push-button shutter for signalling and heavy bulls-eye lens, with supplementary oil reservoir can and box of wicks/cotton trimmings, the lamp with brass plaque 'Siemens Brothers, London' and 'No 5434, 1908', all contained in the original carrying case approx 12" cubed, with instructions inside lid, P-F, some areas of corrosion from poor storage but essentially complete
Estimate: 30-50

90
582

A GER Signalman's Double-line Block Telegraph Failure Book and Festiniog/WHR Working Instructions, from Dovercourt Bay Signal Box, some filled in dated 1914-1949 with perforated part to be given to Engine Driver and other part to be retained by Signalman, in string and staple-bound booklet dated 9/1/11, F, engine drivers unused sheets detached from Signalman's sheets, other cover P-F, together with Festiniog and Welsh Highland (Light) Railway Working Instructions dated 1st October 1925, G (2)
Estimate: 10-20

20
583

A BR (Southern Region) 'Hand-book of Stations' and Various Diagrammatic Track Plans, the book being from Waterloo Station and dated March 1962, together with ten official line diagrams in folders showing London Western District Areas 1a and b, 2-6 and Southampton Areas 1 & 2, all dated circa 1963-4, overall G (11)
Estimate: 20-30

28
584

Two Collector's Display Cabinets, the larger measuring 42" high x 32" wide x 13", with 4 glass shelves and hinged door to front centre, finished in dark varnished wood, the other appearing home-made with sliding glass doors and 2 wood shelves, overall measurements 21" x 24" x 9", both F (2)
Estimate: 20-30

10
585

Southwater BR(S) Station Totem, overall G-VG, one small chip adjacent to 'W', otherwise a few minor scratches with original patina; from the Steyning or Adur Valley Line (1861-1966) in West Sussex - Lot 576 to Lot 580 represent totems from five out of the seven stations between the mainline stations of Horsham and Shoreham-by-Sea at each end of the line
Estimate: 200-300

420
586

West Grinstead BR(S) Station Totem, overall VG, one small chip at top left edge, otherwise a few very minor scratches with original patina; from the Steyning or Adur Valley Line (1861-1966) in West Sussex - Lot 576 to Lot 580 represent totems from five out of the seven stations between the mainline stations of Horsham and Shoreham-by-Sea at each end of the line
Estimate: 200-300

700
587

Partridge Green BR(S) Station Totem, overall VG, no significant chips, otherwise a few very minor scratches with original patina; from the Steyning or Adur Valley Line (1861-1966) in West Sussex - Lot 576 to Lot 580 represent totems from five out of the seven stations between the mainline stations of Horsham and Shoreham-by-Sea at each end of the line
Estimate: 200-300

780
588

Henfield BR(S) Station Totem, overall VG, one tiny chip above the 'E' of 'Hen', otherwise a few minor scratches with original patina; from the Steyning or Adur Valley Line (1861-1966) in West Sussex - Lot 576 to Lot 580 represent totems from five out of the seven stations between the mainline stations of Horsham and Shoreham-by-Sea at each end of the line
Estimate: 200-300

820
589

Bramber BR(S) Station Totem, overall G-VG, one chip below 'M', otherwise a few minor scratches with original patina; from the Steyning or Adur Valley Line (1861-1966) in West Sussex - Lot 576 to Lot 580 represent totems from five out of the seven stations between the mainline stations of Horsham and Shoreham-by-Sea at each end of the line
Estimate: 200-300

850
590

A Collection of Märklin and Other Train Catalogues, including Märklin HO Catalogues 1956, 1958, 1957 'EOP', 60/61, 62/63 and 64/65, with numerous loco and other instruction leaflets, Rivarossi catalogue 1952, various Hornby-Dublo catalogues and leaflets and many others, mostly G (qty)
Estimate: 50-80

60
591

A Collection of Bassett-Lowke and Other Catalogues and Ephemera, including B-L catalogue August 1939, (VG), Bond's 1979, Sutcliffe Toys 1978, Collecting Meccano Dinky Toys', 'The Story of Hornby Gauge O', 'Bassett-Lowke Railways' 1969, 5 vintage (1940's) ABC spotters books and many others, mostly G (qty)
Estimate: 30-50

45
592

Early Toy/Model Train Catalogues and Period Magazines, including Model Railway News 1927-1940, 3 Bond's catalogues between 1931 and 1963, 3 Bassett-Lowke catalogues 1940, 1955, 1957 and copy-catalogue Butcher 1914, mostly G (qty)
Estimate: 30-50

40
593

A Large Collection of Continental Train Catalogues, including Märklin , Fleischmann, Liliput, Lima and many others, mostly G-VG, a few with damp damage (qty in 2 boxes)
Estimate: 30-50

60
594

A Large Collection of British Model Train Catalogues, including Hornby, Lima, Airfix and many others, mostly G, a few with damp damage (qty)
Estimate: 30-50

40
595

Great Western Railway Books, including 'The Book of the Great Western' published by Times Newspapers, 1970, limited edition no 2292/3000, together with 'The Great Western Collection' including numerous fine art prints, and a repro copy of 'The GWR Locomotive Factory at Swindon, 1852', all G-VG (3)
Estimate: 30-40

30
596

Trix Twin Bonds Leeds Millbro and other Model Railway Catalogues and literature, Trix Catalogues, 1938-1939, 1956 and later (5), Permanent Way Manuals (3), TTR Gazette No 2 1938, and No 13 1955, various instructions and Trix Association booklet, Millbro Catalogues 1927-28, 1935-36, 1937-8, Leeds Model Co Catalogue Season 1925 (poor covers), Bonds 1950 (poor covers) and 1979, Christie's Trains Galore Catalogue 2001, various colour plates from another unknown catalogue, Art of Fretwork and Gamages undated Atlas of Great Britain and photocopy of the Development of the Meccano System by Hauton and Hindmarsh P-G (qty)
Estimate: 40-60

50
597

Bassett-Lowke Catalogues, collection from 1909, also 1911, 1913, 1915, 1920,1924, 1931, 1933, 1937, 1950, with correspondence from Bassett-Lowke and advertising leaflets, P-F (qty)
Estimate: 40-60

260
598

Terence Cuneo and Eagle Book, Cuneo 'Railway Painter of the Century' by Narisa Chakra signed by Terence Cuneo and First Edition of The Eagle Book of Cutaways by Ashwell Wood dated 1988, VG (2)
Estimate: 20-30

15
599

A pair of Geoffrey Wheeler framed prints and book, Princess Elizabeth' in LMS maroon, full size 690mm x 300mm and 'Flying Scotsman' in LNER green 880mm x 350mm, both glazed with light brown wooden frames, E, together with book 'Fired by Steam', also by Geoffrey Wheeler VG (3)
Estimate: 30-50

10
600

An Original Pen & Ink Drawing Heightened in Colour-wash by S G (Sid) Cooper, depicting Burnley High Street 1950s-60s with a single and various Double Decker buses, painting size 560mm x 370mm, glazed and with a mid-brown wood frame, E
Estimate: 120-180

    
 
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