Trains Galore Auction
Day One 11th December 2018 at 10.00 (lots 1-736)
Day Two 12th December 2018 at 10.00 (lots 737-1414)
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Monday 10th December 2018 10.00-16.00
Tuesday 11th December 9.00-18.00 Mulled Wine, Mince Pies & Nibbles from 16.00-18.00
Wednesday 12th December from 9.00
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Lots: 1251-1300 of 1414
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Lot 1251
Early Gauge 1 Four-wheeled Continental-style Coaches by Märklin and (probably) Carette, comprising Märklin hand-painted 2nd class coach in crimson with orange lining and green underframe, G-VG, and a lithographed 1st/2nd composite no 1861 in green, F-G, some retouching to roof and black lining, both with vestibuled ends and original embossed-spoke wheels, together with a red lithographed 1st class coach (with end doors only!), probably by Carette but possibly early Bing, G (3)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 1252
A Repainted Bing for Bassett-Lowke Gauge 1 Clockwork LBSCR 4-4-2 Tank Locomotive, with 2-speed mechanism, neatly repainted in LB&SCR umber livery as no 11, with some other minor modifications such as added bunker coal rails, as repaint, G, mech tested ok, one front bogie mounting pin missing
Estimate:  £500 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1253
A Scratch-built Bing-style Gauge 1 Clockwork Caledonian 0-4-4 Tank Locomotive, with adapted Bing 2-speed mechanism and sprung leading axle, neatly painted in Caledonian dark blue livery as no 1227, (422 to front buffer beam), apparently from Colonel Burt's well-known railway, G, mech tested ok, general chipping/playwear to paintwork
Estimate:  £600 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £500
Lot 1254
A Vintage Gauge 1 Live Steam Spirit-Fired Great Eastern Railway 0-4-4 Tank Locomotive, possibly by Jubb or similar, largely of brass construction including wheels and footplate, featuring neatly arranged twin inside cylinders with vertical sliding-link valve gear, lever reversing from cab, water and pressure gauges, regulator and cab-mounted water pump, neatly repainted in GER blue livery with red lining as no 1, with cast brass plates to bunker sides, as repaint G-VG, spirit Tank and burner missing
Estimate:  £1800 - 2000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1255
A Märklin Gauge 1 Clockwork French-Market PLM 'Pacific' Locomotive and Tender, with geared-wind mechanism, finished in gold-lined black PLM livery as no 1021, the Tender with finely-cast bogies, G-VG, mech operates but gearing to governor ineffective, slight rusting to Tender wheels, moderate playwear (2)
Estimate:  £700 - 1000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1000
Lot 1256
The following five lots were imported from the original owner in Brazil in 1987, and are rarely available in the UK A Märklin Gauge 1 French-Market 1st-Class 50cm-long Coach, finished in PLM black livery with crimson panels, with finely-cast bogies, removable roof and interior detailing, F, substantial playwear, damages and corrosion, some old retouching and smaller parts missing
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 1257
A Märklin Gauge 1 French-Market 2nd-Class 50cm-long Coach, finished in PLM black livery with orange panels, with finely-cast bogies, removable roof and interior detailing, F, substantial playwear, damages and corrosion, some old retouching and smaller parts missing
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £210
Lot 1258
A Märklin Gauge 1 French-Market 3rd-Class 50cm-long Coach, finished in substantially-repainted green livery, with uncommon fixed centre doors, with finely-cast bogies, removable roof and interior detailing, F, considerable playwear, damages and corrosion, some small parts missing, mostly repainted
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 1259
A Märklin Gauge 1 French-Market 46cm-long Mail Coach, finished in red-brown/black 'Postes et Telegraphes' livery as car No 522, with opening vestibule doors, finely-cast bogies, opening roof and splendid interior detailing, F, considerable playwear, damages and corrosion with some smaller parts missing, partially repainted
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 1260
A Märklin Gauge 1 French-Market 40cm-long Fourgon, finished in original PLM green as no 16269, with four sliding doors to main body and opening doors to 'dog-boxes' at each corner, finely-cast bogies, opening roof with 'birdcage' lookout and interior detailing, F, considerable corrosion and playwear with some smaller parts missing, interior treated with 'Waxoyl' or similar
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1261
A Märklin Gauge 1 Continental 30cm-long Baggage/Brake Van, finished in original brown livery as no 1936, with four sliding doors to main body and opening doors to vestibules at each corner, with pressed tinplate bogies, opening roof with 'birdcage' lookout and interior detailing to guard's compartment, F-G, general deterioration to original varnish, one footstep detached (supplied loose), one door handle broken and one missing
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 1262
A Scratchbuilt Gauge 1 3-rail Electric LNWR 'G' Class 0-8-0 Locomotive and Tender, finely built but unfinished, the loco incorporating a substantial Crailcrest motor with worm drive and suspension to three axles, body unpainted (mostly brass), the Tender largely made in plastic and in black base-coat, both G, in need of completing (2)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 1263
Early Bing Gauge 1 Freight Stock, comprising bogie coal wagon with four side doors with pre-1908 couplings, repainted in battleship grey, (as repaint G), a Continental style litho printed van in red-brown with yellow lining, marked 'Rev 31.10.04', and a later BW-era bogie bolster wagon in green/black with wood load, both G-VG (3)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 1264
Wooden Gauge 1 Freight Stock by Various Makers, including three Scratchbuilt NE open wagons (from the collection of the Earl of Northesk) all in NE dark grey livery with opening side doors and finely-detailed construction, together with a 6-wheeled NE 20-ton break van no 341928 in brown, possibly by Bassett-Lowke, and a GE six-wheeled milk traffic van in grey, missing centre wheels, possibly by Milbro or Jubb, mostly G, some minor damages (5)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £190
Lot 1265
Wooden and Tinplate Gauge 1 Freight Stock by Bassett-Lowke, including uncommon Midland double-ended brake van no M.9 and LNWR printed-wood refrigerator van no 54849, both F-G, some loss of lithography, together with large-size Carette MR single-ended brake van M.1909, G, a large-size LNWR horse box in brown as no 329, F with deterioration to printing, and a LNWR Fruit and Milk Traffic van no 670 with modern paper overlays, F (5)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 1266
Tinplate Gauge 1 Midland Railway Freight Stock, comprising Märklin MR open wagon no 7801, Large cattle wagon no 7804 and single-ended brake van 7805, all with Gamages stamp to underside, together with Carette-for-B/L 'cheapie' open wagon 1912, brake van M.1911, all G-VG, and a Märklin Refrigerator Meat Van, faded and with replacement (Carette-type) couplings, P-F (6)
Estimate:  £140 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 1267
Wood and Tinplate Gauge 1 LNWR and L&Y Railway Freight Stock by Bassett-Lowke, comprising two wooden LNWR vans no 1920, two LNWR (Camden) brake vans no 1911, Carette-for-B/L open wagon 1914, early Bing open wagon with tarpaulin no 4123, all G, moderate playwear, together with a L&Y 3-plank open wagon with original body panels built onto a new underframe with plastic wheels, as rebuilt G (7)
Estimate:  £140 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 1268
Märklin Gauge 1 Midland Railway/LMS Bogie Coaching Stock, both with clerestorey roofs, comprising 1st/3rd composite no 2873 in crimson with factory-applied 'LMS' overprints, F, all doors to one side are replacements and door handles replaced, together with full-brake no 2874 in original MR finish, also F with both opening doors replaced and considerable retouching (2)
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 1269
Märklin Gauge 1 Midland Railway 4-wheel Coaching Stock, comprising two fixed-door 1st/3rd composite coaches no 2871, one MR and one overprinted LMS, both G-VG, together with two opening-door versions, also no 2871, also one MR and one LMS, and a full brake no 2872 with LMS overprint, these F, all five in shades of MR crimson, those with opening doors quite mis-matched and possibly with doors replaced, several door handles broken, brake van in a distinctly pinkish hue (5)
Estimate:  £120 - 160 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 1270
Bassett-Lowke Gauge 1 LMS Dining Saloon and TPO Mail Coach, both in LMS crimson livery, the Dining Saloon 13210 with replacement 6-wheel bogies, overall G, roof repainted, couplings replaced, retouching to sides and solebars, together with Mail Van no 1924, incorporating mail pick-up apparatus, G-VG, some scratching by mail set-down arm (2)
Estimate:  £140 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 1271
Märklin and Bassett-Lowke Gauge 1 GNR/LNER Coaching Stock, comprising Märklin 1st/3rd composite no 2875 in printed teak livery with factory 'LNER' overpaint, G, two door handles missing, roof repainted, some retouching to solebars, together with B-L GNR 'teak' full brake no 1331 with fixed doors, F-G, roof scruffy, considerable mis-matched retouching to body sides (2)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 1272
Two Bassett-Lowke Gauge 1 '1921-Series' Brake/3rd Coaches, probably by Bing, comprising LNER 'teak' no 1234N, G-VG, roof repainted, some loss of lithography to doors, all handles intact, together with GWR crimson-liveried no 132, F-G, roof over-varnished, 5 door handles damaged and other minor damages (2)
Estimate:  £120 - 160 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 1273
Two Bassett-Lowke Gauge 1 LNWR Coaches, both in LNWR brown/ivory, comprising 1st/3rd composite no 1322, with fixed doors, in original box, F-G, roof repainted, body over-varnished, damage to one corner with buffer detached, box P, together with full brake no 1334, G, lightly over-varnished, couplings and bogies are replacements, latter with plastic wheels (2)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 1274
Two Märklin Gauge 1 LNWR Coaches, both in LNWR brown/ivory, comprising 1st/3rd composite no 1153, with fixed doors, in original box, F-G, roof repainted, bogies are replacements, box P, together with full brake no 1436, G, bogies are replacements, (2)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 1275
Two Bassett-Lowke Gauge 1 LNWR Full Brake Coaches, both in LNWR brown/ivory as no 1334, both F-G, one with re-sprayed roof and fading to one end, the other with crazing to original roof, both with some deterioration to litho printed areas especially ivory sections (2)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 1276
A Rake of Three Bing for Bassett-Lowke Gauge 1 LNWR '1921-series' Coaching Stock, comprising a boxed 1st-class coach, G-VG, one door handle broken, some rusting to one door on corridor side, one axlebox missing, box F, with another 1st class ditto unboxed, VG, one axlebox missing and moderate retouching to sides esp around doorways, together with a brake/3rd coach, G-VG, appears over-varnished with yellowing to ivory areas, two door handles broken (3)
Estimate:  £180 - 240 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £190
Lot 1277
A Bassett-Lowke Gauge 1 LNWR Travelling Post Office Van, in L&NWR brown/ivory as no 1339 with operating mail pickup, F-G, roof resprayed, moderate playwear/scratching to body sides
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 1278
Two Bassett-Lowke Gauge 1 GNR Vans, comprising Carette-type Fish van 27451 in 'bauxite' brown, G, slight fading to one side and roof repainted, together with a slightly later Banana van no 39284, G-VG, roof appears original, body possibly carefully overvarnished, one coupling re-attached (2)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 1279
A Bassett-Lowke (Carette-style) Gauge 1 'Four Oaks' Station, with central building section and two right-hand platform extension/ramps, P-F, various small parts missing (including name boards) and others damaged, NB both extensions are the same hand (3)
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 1280
Gauge 1 Three-Rail Electric Track and Accessories by Märklin and Others, comprising 16 curved rails by Bassett-Lowke on tin sleepers, and various other tracks (not all compatible), with a Märklin 10" diameter 6-road turntable, freestanding clockwork station bell, 5" high over telegraph insulators, and a large tunnel 14" long, all F, some track connectors damaged, turntable with chipping to paintwork and tunnel with considerable paint loss (qty in 2 boxes)
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 1281
A Small Group of Assorted Original Bassett-Lowke 1 Gauge Locomotive Name and Numberplates, comprising single plates 'King Edward VII' (curved), 'Sir Gilbert Claughton' and 'Queen Mary', (both straight, QM with fixing studs), with a pair of number plates '2936' with fixing studs, together with a larger-scale curved 'Lancashire Fusilier' plate for Gauge 3 or similar, all G (6)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1282
An Uncommon Bing Gauge 1 Live Steam 2-2-0 Tank Locomotive, ref 30595/1, made circa 1906, in L&SWR light green with no 593 to cabsides, single cylinder oscillating engine in cab with geared drive, complete with original burner, whistle, safety valve and instructions, overall G, chimney top missing, reversing control, perforated flame guards and whistle handle all detached, customary paint loss/scorching to footplate and front of Tank sides, together with a box (believed original) of contemporary track including one point (qty)
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £550
Lot 1283
Two Bing Gauge 1 Wagons and a Carette Coach, wagons circa 1906, comprising ref M1361/1 GNR open wagon in red-brown with original box, LNWR Goods Van ref M1363/1 in grey, and Carette II class coach in dark green with red and light green lining, wagons both VG, coach G with minor damages, box P (3)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 1284
A Bing Gauge 1 Live Steam 2-2-0 Tank Locomotive, ref 30592/1, made circa 1906, repainted in dark green, with single cylinder oscillating engine in cab and geared drive, non-reversing type but with exhaust piped to chimney, complete with original burner and safety valve, overall F, whistle top and wooden handle missing, one burner clip missing, customary scorching to footplate and front of Tank sides
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £290
Lot 1285
Gauge 1 Freight Stock by Märklin and Carette, comprising two early small open wagons by Märklin, one with raised ends, both in hand-finished green, both G, one with one axleguard cover missing, together with a larger Märklin Midland Railway cattle wagon no 7804, and Carette MR single-ended brake van M.1911, both F-G, latter missing one footboard (4)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 1286
A Repainted Bassett-Lowke Gauge 1 Dining Saloon and Scratchbuilt Wooden Locomotive, the coach almost completely repainted in LNWR colours, with original 6-wheeled bogies and lead wheels, P-F, together with a scratchbuilt wooden (non-operating) SR 4-6-0 Locomotive and 8-wheeeled Tender, painted in green as no 3406, F (3)
Estimate:  £60 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 1287
A Scratchbuilt Gauge 1 Live Steam GWR 'County' Class 4-6-0 Locomotive and Tender Project, of semi-freelance design, appears to be spirit-fired with meths Tank to Tender, copper boiler with three water tubes, fitted with regulator and slip-eccentric reversing, connecting Steam pipes supplied loose, roughly painted overall in green, black and red with nice etched name and numberplates as no 1006 'County of Cornwall', P-F, lacks burner (3 inc Tender and loose pipes)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £190
Lot 1288
A Bassett-Lowke Gauge 2 Clockwork No 112 0-4-0 Tank Locomotive, in 'Caledonian Blue' livery, F-G, mech tested ok but runs slowly, smokebox door handles missing, both couplings broken, craquelure to whole body, some flaking to cab roof, some older chips with well-matched retouching

ANNOUNCE NOT GAUGE 1 AS ORIGINALLY STATED, IT IS GAUGE 2
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1289
A Repainted Early Märklin Gauge 1 Live Steam 0-4-4 Tank Locomotive and Display Case, believed to have originally been a North Eastern Railway model, the Locomotive with twin outside cylinders, lever reversing from Tank side, oil-pot lubricators above footplate, with single large flue to boiler, as restoration F, re-sprayed with green boiler and black remainder, water gauge replaced with dummy, bogie retaining bolt and both couplers missing, lacks burner, one pair bogie wheels replaced, some other fittings are possibly replacements, all in a polished wood/glass display case approx 19" long x 9" wide x 10" high, case G (2)
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 1290
A Finescale Gauge 1 Kit-built LNER N7/3 Class 0-6-2 Tank Locomotive, for 2-rail operation, nicely made and finished in lined BR black with early motif as no 69728, as working the Liverpool Street Suburban Services, G-VG, damage to front handrail and vacuum pipes, slight chipping to cab roof, small scratch to right side Tank
Estimate:  £250 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 1291
A Finescale Gauge 1 3-rail/Stud Contact Kit-built Midland Railway 'Compound' Class 4-4-0 Locomotive and Tender, with skate-type current collector, finely made and finished in Midland Railway crimson as no 1000, with excellent backhead detail, VG-E (2)
Estimate:  £600 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £400
Lot 1292
A Finescale Gauge 1 2-rail Kit-built GWR 'Mogul' Class 2-6-0 Locomotive and Tender, beautifully made and finished in GWR unlined green as no 4358, with excellent backhead detail and crew, VG-E (2)
Estimate:  £600 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1293
Four Gauge 1 Kit-built Freight Stock, comprising a BR bauxite brown brake van from metal kit, with a wood-built open wagon, un-decaled, and LMS grey van no 178129, and plastic-built GWR van no 32318, all made and finished to a good standard, G-VG (4)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 1294
Two Gauge 1 GWR Siphon G Vans by JBC Railway Models of Sheffield, equipped as accessories for live Steam trains, one fitted with water reservoir and Electric pump (133978), the other (142689) with a radio control receiver unit, both with controls to one end, both in GW brown with ivory roofs, both G-VG, NB R/C receiver lacks transmitter unit
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 1295
A Gauge 1 Finescale LMS 3rd Class Corridor 57' Coach, possibly from Tenmille kit, apparently made by George Case circa 2002, finely made and finished in LMS crimson as no 8934, VG-E
Estimate:  £180 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 1296
A Gauge 1 Finescale LMS Brake/3rd Class 57' Coach, possibly from Tenmille kit, and presumed made by George Case circa 2002, finely made and finished in LMS crimson as no 5520, VG-E, solder/glue to one window frame a little 'blobby'
Estimate:  £180 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 1297
A Gauge 1 Finescale LMS 3rd Class Open 57' Coach, possibly from Tenmille kit, apparently made by George Case circa 2002, finely made and finished in LMS crimson as no 1537, VG-E, some glue residue to windows, one roof-strip slightly loose at one end
Estimate:  £180 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 1298
A Gauge 1 Finescale LMS 3rd Class Corridor 57' Coach, possibly from Tenmille kit, apparently made by George Case circa 2002, finely made and finished in LMS crimson as no 8906, VG-E
Estimate:  £180 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 1299
A Gauge 1 Finescale LMS 3rd Class Corridor 57' Coach, possibly from Tenmille kit, apparently made by George Case circa 2002, finely made and finished in LMS crimson as no 9029, VG-E
Estimate:  £180 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 1300
A Gauge 1 Finescale LMS 3rd Class Open 57' Coach, possibly from Tenmille kit, apparently made by George Case circa 2002, finely made and finished in LMS crimson as no 1829, VG-E
Estimate:  £180 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
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