Express Train Auction
Thursday 25th May 2017 at 10:00
Viewing Wednesday 24th May 2017 10:00-16:00
For enquiries regarding the auction please contact Bob Leggett - 01635 580595
Lots: 301-350 of 501
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Lot 301
Hornby (Margate) 00 Gauge R775 Caledonian Train Set, comprising BR blue 'City of Chester' three coaches and oval of track, in original box, G lacks transformer, box F
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 302
Large quantity of Tri-ang Super 4 and Hornby Dublo 00 Gauge 2-Rail Track and Points, Super 4 Long Straights, Double Straights, various points (18), 1st and 2nd Radius Curves and Half Curves, Dublo, Curves, Straights and Points (8) and electric uncoupling rails (2), generally VG (qty)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 303
Hornby 00 Gauge Private Owners boxed wagons, including Great Mountain (2) Henry Heaven and others, all in original boxes, VG-E, boxes G-VG (10),
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 304
Bachmann 00 Gauge Tank Locomotives, 31-055 J72 BR lined green No 68680 and 31-450A BR black Ivatt Tank 41272, both in original boxes, VG, boxes G (2)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 305
Hornby 00 Gauge unboxed Locomotive Rolling Stock and Accessories, including 4-Car Inter-City 125, BR blue Diesel Shunter, three wagons, 4-wheel coach, quantity of track and controller, F
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 306
Hornby Dublo 00 Gauge 3-Rail Locomotives, 4-6-2 'Duchess of Montrose', 4-6-0 'Bristol Castle' and BR black 2-6-4 Tank No 80054, all in bases of original boxes, 80054 F, others G (3)
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 307
Hornby Dublo 00 Gauge 3-Rail unboxed Coaches, Trucks and Accessories, including Coaches (8) various Trucks (20+), Island Platform with platform extension, Signal Box, Turntable, large quantity of track and two controllers, F-G (qty)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 308
A Signed Barry Freeman print of Memories of Sandown, depicting an 02 0-4-4 Tank Passenger Train leaving Sandown IOW, framed and glazed to a good standard, VG
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 309
An drawing of Highworth Station by Les Large, also signed in pencil by the artist, glazed and framed to a good standard, G, water mark on mounting
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £5
Lot 310
A Signed Barry Freeman print of 'Western Workhorse', depicting BR 'Gospal Hall' pulling a parcels train over White Ball Summit, framed and glazed to a good standard, VG
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 311
A signed Eric Bottomly print 'Racing the Storm', depicting 'Cameronian' pulling the Thames-Clyde Express over the Settle and Carlise Line, framed and glazed to a good standard, VG
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 312
An original wall mounted Signal Box Telephone, with single bell, fixed mouthpiece and two listening pieces, on wooden base with handle for directing calls , G
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 313
An original wall mounted Signal Box Telephone, with twin bells, dial for Speaking to Extension and earpiece, all on wooden base F, possibly not complete
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 314
An original cast iron LSWR Boundary Post, in red primer, VG
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 315
An original 1920's or earlier Shunters Bell , on wooden base, with Shunting Bell visible, marks to back indicate 1920's, F-G, grubby
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 316
An original Shunters Bell , in wooden case, with 'Shunting Bell' label to front, bell within case, G
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 317
An original Signal Box repeater , in brass, together with an on/off Dial by R E Thomson & Co, G (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 318
A Railway Block Signal unit, with Train Clearing and Train at Signal direction, two dials for Down Line and up line, in wooden cabinet with glazed front, 16" high x 7" wide, G-VG
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 319
Another Railway Block Signal unit, with Train Clearing and Train at Signal direction, two dials for Down Line and up line, in wooden cabinet with glazed front, 16" high x 7" wide, F-G
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 320
An original Southern Railway cast iron No Trespassing sign, shot blasted and painted in grey primer, 24" x 15", VG
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 321
An original Southern Railway cast iron STOP LOOK AND LISTEN sign, shot blasted and painted in grey primer, 32" x 15.5", VG
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 322
A Full size replica of an A4 Locomotive Chime Whistle mounted on a polished mahogany base, whistle can be converted to a working example, in presentation box, VG
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £380
Lot 323
A Full size replica of Mallard's Speed Plaque, celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the record for steam Traction in July 1938, Ltd Ed with certificate no 83/250, in original despatch box, VG
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 324
An original British Railway Footplate bag, in black leather with original BR grease top Cap circa 1955 with blue enamel badge, VG (2)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 325
A pair of Nero Lemania British Railways Pocket Stop watches, one stamped BR (M) 307, other BR W 5961, G, both appear in good condition although neither appear to work (2)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
Lot 326
A British Railways Western Region Pocket Watch, BR (W) 04443 stamped on back and also on face, VG
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 327
A LMS Record Pocket Watch, LMS 6349 stamped on back, with plastic display dome, VG
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 328
A LNER Selex Pocket Watch , LNER 6715 stamped on back with chain and hook, G, small area of damage to enamel face
Estimate:  £90 - 110 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 329
A British Railways Scottish Region Montine Swiss Pocket Watch, No 5016 on back, 17 Jewels, with plastic display dome, VG
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 330
A British Railways Southern Region Montine Swiss Pocket Watch, No 8904 on back, 17 Jewels, with plastic display dome, VG
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 331
A British Railways Midland Region Montine Pocket Watch, No 687 on back, 17 Jewels, with plastic display dome, VG
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 332
A British Railways Eastern Region ACME Whistle and chain, with hook on chain to place in lapel button hole, VG
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
Lot 333
An early Abbatt pre-Brio wooden Train Set, comprising Engine , Trucks and wooden track, in original wooden box, together with a couple of modern ELC items, VG, box G
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 334
A Cast-Iron London & North Western Railway Oval Bridge Plate, approx. 18" x 12", in white with black lettering 'L&NWR Co 236', F-G, old crack previously welded on rear otherwise appears unrestored with some rusting
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 335
9ct Gold Great Western Railway 15/20 Years First Aid Efficiency Medal, hallmarked Birmingham, engraved '32 Samuel J. Reeves 1921' on back, G-VG
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 336
British Railways Workers Station Staff Coat, with BR symbols present on both arms and the coat buttons, inner label removed, believed to be from the 1970's, small size, G
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £5
Lot 337
History of Railways and Great Trains, full sets of circa 1980's part-works in three volumes, publisher's bindings, G-VG (3)
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £2
Lot 338
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 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 339
An Original Watercolour by S G (Sid) Cooper of two Blackpool Trams, by the Metro Hotel, North Shore, unmounted, 350mm x 280mm, VG, together with a letter from the artist and three photocopies of other proposed paintings, VG
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 340
A Collection of Railway Photographs Blueprints and Other Drawings, of various subjects, the photographs including miniature lines, preserved steam and others, the drawings including 'Minx', 'Maid of Kent', 'Tich' and other Live Steam locomotive component drawings, smaller scale sheets of trams, rolling stock and many others, overall G (qty)
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 341
Original Plan and Section of the intended 'Manchester South Junction and Altrincham Railway' dated 1844, Landscape format approx. A3 size, 27 Sheets with plan of Railway, front and back covers, dated 1844, covers P, balance F
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 342
An original gouache on board painting by John S Smith of LMS Locomotive 'Royal Scot', used for a series of Railway Jigsaws, framed, E
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 343
An original gouache on board painting by John S Smith of LNER Locomotive 'Sir Nigel Gresley', used for a series of Railway Jigsaws, framed, E
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 344
A French-Language Book 'Histoire de la Locomotion Terrestre (Les Chemins de Fer), published 1935 by 'L'Illustration', Paris, size approx. 15" x 12" and 376 pages, with many illustrations and beautiful colour plates, G-VG
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 345
A Rare Original Georges Carette & Co Toys and Woking Models Catalogue, Mechanical and Optical toys, dark red cover with embossed 'G C Co N' 'seal' to front cover, 260 pages including price list at rear, overall G, some wear to pages, slight fading to cover and loss of white printing
Estimate:  £500 - 700 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 346
An Original London Transport Poster, Hatfield House, Syon House and Knole by Dorothy Hutton, 1954, ref 554/478m/3500, size 1000mm x 630mm G, wear mainly along bottom edge
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 347
An original Graham Beech oil painting of Duchess Class 'City of London' in BR marron, with grey background, in dark brown wood frame, 750mm x 500mm VG, small scratch,
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 348
An Original Watercolour by Colin Billingham dated 2006 depicting an LMS Class 5, passing through Grange-over-Sands Station with a Barrow to Manchester Train in late March 1955, in vibrant colours , painted in a 'nšive' style , 480mm x 380mm, glazed and framed in a gold-painted wooden frame, VG
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 349
LOT WITHDRAWN

An original watercolour by Bertram Woodrow of Belgian Channel Ferry 'Malines', signed and dated 1922, in a decorative gilt frame, watercolour size 450mm x 250mm, G-VG, some damage to edge of frame,
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 350
LOT WITHDRAWN

An original oil painting unsigned English School early 20th Century of a 2-Funnel sail/steamship 'Anglo Saxon', flying a French courtesy Flag, in dark wood frame, painting size 730mm x 520mm VG
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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