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Entered in our 9th January 2016 Auction
GWR Brass Nameplate "KINGSWEAR CASTLE" as carried by a Collett designed 4-6-0 Castle Locomotive No "5015" built at Swindon in 7/32. Allocations included Cardiff, Exeter, Laira, Shrewsbury, OOC, Stafford Rd, Swindon, Bristol Bath Rd, Landore, OOC, and last Shed 88L Cardiff East Dock. Wdn 4/63. Cut up at T W Wards, Sheffield 1/64. The nameplate has been cleaned and polished many years ago, showing its number (5015) and (L) stamped on the rear for the left hand plate. A wonderful opportunity to own an iconic Castle Nameplate that is everything about the Great Western Railway and a location well known to all enthusiasts. The other side resides in the G W Museum at Didcot. This plate has been with the vendor for the past 30 Years.
A Superb and desirable Brass Nameplate "SNOWDON" as carried by a Webb designed ex LNWR/LMS Precedent Class 1P 2-4-0 Locomotive later known as Jumbo's it was built at Crewe works in April 1875. Originally L & NWR No 2191 its number was changed to 5001 when it was rebuilt in November 1892, it then became into LMS stock as No 25001 for a short time in April 1934 before being withdrawn in October of that year.
Previous Auction - 19th September 2015
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Gallery of Items Entered
Treasure Found in a Garage
10 GWR Cabside number plates and 2 GWR Nameplates. All in ex-loco condition, never been offered before, all with BR Swindon Paperwork.
Also, 20 mixed region Totems already entered.
Just a small selection from the substantial "Mumbles Collection" for our January 9th Auction 2016
First batch to delivered - Original Scottish Running-In-Boards and Enamels for our 9th January 2016 Auction
West Midlands Totems
This superb rare selection of lovely condition West Midlands Totems, some of which have never been offered in auction before now all to go under the hammer at our 9th January 2016 auction.
Scottish and Royal Deeside Totems
GWR Brass Nameplate "PAVILAND GRANGE" as carried by a Collett designed 4-6-0 mixed traffic Locomotive No "6845"" built at Swindon in October 1937. Allocations included Westbury, Hereford, Penzance, Plymouth Laira, Oxley and Tyseley from where it was withdrawn in September 1964. Cut up at Cashmores Great Bridge 12/64. Paviland Grange is situated on the Gower Peninsula, West Glamorgan, attached to Neath Abbey. Front and rear ex loco condition, Stamped number (R) on the rear for right hand plate.
GWR Brass Locomotive Nameplate "BINNEGAR HALL" as carried by a Collett designed 4900 Hall Class 4-6-0 No "4904"" built at Swindon in June 1929. Allocations included Tyseley, Shrewsbury, Plymouth Laira, and Taunton from where it was withdrawn in December 1963.Cut up at Birds Risca 06/64. Binnegar Hall is a Country house two miles W of Wareham. Dorset.
Ex LNER B17 Locomotive - Sheds included 31A and 31B
Diesel and Electric Nameplates
As carried by the GNER Power Car No 373306
WOODHEAD ELECTRIC - LOCOMOTIVE NAMEPLATE "MINERVA" As Carried by an EM2 No. E27005. Class 77 Built Gorton 1953.
Diesel Loco Plaque
Ex Class 20
Ex Stores - Small Version - intended for 08 shunter at Exeter - 83C
Ex PAVILAND GRANGE
Ex BLAISDON HALL 84C-84E-81E
Ex WALLSWORTH HALL 86E
BINNEGER HALL - 84E-84G-83D-83B
PAVILAND GRANGE - Ex 82B- 85C-83G-83D-84B-84E
BLAISDON HALL Ex 84C-84E-81E
KELHAM HALL - Ex 82A-82B-82D-82B
Ex 80 xxx Tank Loco
Steam Loco Tender Plates
Diesel and Electric Worksplates
Ex 47 103
Ex D6152 - Class 21
Class 92 Cab Plate
Class 92 Locomotive Works No 1097 - 1995 - Named "GOETHE". Ex loco.
GM LOCOMOTIVE GROUP - Class 66 - 66061 Works No 968702-61, new to Toton in December 1998.
Totem Station Signs
Extremely Rare N. E. Station Sign Enamel roundel "YORK" attached back to back around the platform columns.
SR Target Station Signs
Loco Radiator Plates
Removed from Ex LMS early 0-6-0 shunter - No 7052 at Long Marston
Removed from a Simplex shunter at Long Marston
L & SWR Destination Enamel
BR (W) Circular Headboard
Ex Old Oak Common
S & D J Rly Concrete Station Name Sign
Ex Burnham-on-Sea Branch
GNR Large Somersault Signal Lamp
No 7847 with brass plates engraved "SCROOBY" and "STOP BOARD"
LNER No4 Tug Boats - Lantern
Single Line Key Tokens
Signal Box Lever Plates
Signal Box Plate
N.E.Rly Gradient Diagram
Between HARROGATE - NORTHALLERTON
Block and Shelf Instruments
GWR wooden cased single SLOT repeater
L B & S C Rly
L & Y Rly - ROYTON JNC
North Staffs Rly
Warrington No 1
Signal Box Boards
Located on the section between Bristol - Reading.
Located between Bangor – Caernarvon
Located on the Birmingham Camp Hill avoiding line between St. Andrews Jct and Lifford Jct.
Between Baschurch and Rednal & West Felton stations, Shrewsbury - Chester main line. Box closed March 1994.
Acquired direct from BR when the line closed. Collected from Taunton Signalling Dept.
GNR Box, located by 34E New England Loco Shed
Miniature Signal Lever Frame
Ex L & S W Rly
NER and GWR
Very Early Silver Pocket Watch
Made by the "RAILWAY WATCH MANUFACTURER - THOMAS WHEELER - PRESTON - 17464". Complete with original silver hall marked Albert chain and silver winners escutcheons of the WIGAN ASSOCIATION FOOTBALL LEAGUE 1912.
GWR Advertising Enamels
GWR Line Gradient Slope Meter Spirit Level
Very Early GWR Line Gradient Slope Meter Spirit Level - 1929
L & S W Rly Hand Lamp ex "North Tawton" - stamped 4038
BR (W) Three Aspect Hand lamp ex "Newton Abbot" employee
Extremely Rare - Pre-Grouping GN & LNWR & Joint lines Hand lamp - Ex Scalford No4
Ex 83A - Newton Abbot Brake Down Crane
Cast Iron Seatback Names
London Transport Underground Signs
Cast Iron Signs and Notices
Great Eastern Rly Bridge Plates
LNER Train Following Board
LMS Horse Saddle
Highway and Road Signs
Bus Stop Signs
Pair of Crane Plates
Our Next Live Railwayana Auction
Will be held at STAFFORD on the 9th January 2016
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