Glorious Trains Part One
16th & 17th April 2019 at 10:00
Day One Lots 1-716
Day Two Lots 717-1326
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Monday 15th April 10:00-16:00
Tuesday 16th April 9:00-16:00
Wednesday 17th April Morning of Auction 9:00
For all enquiries relating to the auction please contact Dominic Foster - 01635 580595
Lots: 901-950 of 1325
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Lot 901
A Dependence brass Railway Lantern, J & R Oldfield, Birmingham, with chips to red lenses, burner and rear mounting bracket present, G
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 902
Railway Journeys in Art by Richard Furness, Volumes 1-5, Poster to Poster Railway Journeys in Art, by Richard Furness, G-E, (5)
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 903
Books of Railway Interest, a collection of modern hardback books mostly relating to GWR, F-G, (55+) in three boxes
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 904
Books and Ephemera of Railway Interest, a collection of paperback volumes, postcards, negatives, pamphlets and other documents, including 1930s Southern Railway applications to the Railway Benevolent Fund, the remainder mostly post-war and modern relating to railways and modelling, a proportion connected to GWR, F-G, (Qty) in two boxes
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 905
Modern Railway Collectibles, including operator's ties, a pair of reproduction brass GWR carriage lamps, unused BR record of apprenticeship booklet, reproduction badges including a BR cap badge and buttons, peaked cap and several modern metal signs, G (qty)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 906
Model Railway Collectors Books, seven volumes including, Triang TT Rob Hampton, Hornby The Official Illustrated History Ian Harrison, Triang Railways Volume 1 Pat Hammond (2) and Volume 2, Hornby-Dublo Trains, Michael Foster, and The History of Trix, Tony Matthewman, G, (7)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 907
Pre-war Model Railway Collector's Books, ten volumes including, British Toy Trains volumes 1,2,3 Michael Foster, Hornby Gauge O System C & J Graebe, The Products of Binns Rd Peter Randall, Bing's Table Railway and Addendum both by Jeff Carpenter, Golden Years of Tin Toy Trains, P Klein Schiphorst, The 1906 Bing Toy Catalogue and A Century of Model Trains, Allen Levy, F-G, (10)
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 908
Victorian Official Guides To The Great Western, two examples 1884 paperback version (spine deteriorating) and 1888 hardback version both containing various maps and adverts, both published by Cassell & Company, P-F, (2)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 909
American and British Railway Lamps, The Non Sweating Adlake Lamp Chicago, small chip to red lens, and British lamps including an LT example, all lenses good with burner, repainted BR(M) example, all lenses good with burner, and another with broken lens, burner present, P-G, (4)
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 910
Railway Signal Lanterns, crossing/signal inner lanterns, including an LNER Welch Patent example by Lamp Manufacturing & Railway Signal Supplies Ltd London, all lenses good with burner, and three similar all with copper reservoirs, lenses good and with burners, one stamped BR(M), G, (4)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 911
An Edwardian GWR Boundary Marker, a cast iron marker mounted on a piece of broad gauge rail, Great Western Railway Co's Boundary 1907, 22in long, F
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 912
Vintage Railway Lamps, a group of four including three of square form two painted red BR/BR (W), both with burners and undamaged lenses, the other painted white BR (M), with burner and undamaged lenses, together with a black-painted cylindrical example minus the carrying handle with undamaged lenses stamped GWR/BR (W) on interior lantern, G, (4)
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 913
Vintage Water Carriers and a Railway Lamp, two railway gang water carriers, both galvanised examples of tapering form one with handle, lid and brass tap, the other repainted green with lid, spout, carrying and tilting handle both stamped BR (S), 17in high, together with a GWR Reading tin repainted black, signal inner lantern with burner and handle, lenses good and a tin BR (M) large cylindrical oil can with brass pumping button and brass filling cap, G, (4)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 914
Victorian and Later Railway Collectibles, including Victorian turned wooden truncheon painted with J.T.E. cypher and V.R., Pyrene brass fire extinguisher stamped BR, silver plated Caledonian Hotel Edinburgh spill vase with monogram, LNER and GWR blankets, SR padlock with key, brass cylindrical coach vent cover, shunters pole and various other items, F-G, (qty)
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 915
Railway Related Ironmongery, various items, a cast iron white painted finial, various spanners mostly repainted, including GWR water gauge spanner, GWR Reading, LMS, LNER, signal leaver handles including a brass example, a chrome ticket stamping machine and other items, F, (Qty)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 916
Cast Iron Rail Chairs, a group of four including GW & GC JTR made by Guest Keen & Nettlefold August 1905, and a GER 85lbs 1901 example, together with two narrow gauge railway chairs, all repainted, F-G, (4)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 917
GWR Mile Marker and Finial, GWR Paddington-Weymouth mile marker, white painted wooden corner bracket with applied black metal numbers '169' (16in high), together with a green painted wooden finial of octagonal form, reputedly from Weymouth/Portland line, 31in high (damage to finial point), F, (2)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 918
1920s and Later Railway Manuals and Commemorative Programmes, from various regions including, 1920 GWR Book of Rules and Regulations, 1924 Royal Visit to Swindon programme, 1925 LNER Railways Centenary Programme, 1925 volume The Railway Centenary Stockton on Tees and other later regulation and time table publications including a BR (S), Daily Balance Book from Portland 1958/59, F-G, (Qty)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 919
Bassett-Lowke Leeds and Milbro Catalogues, a group of Edwardian and later model railway catalogues, including Bassett-Lowke 1904/5, 1912, 1919, 1920, 1923, 1925 reprint, 1934, 1937/38, 1950 and 1953, together with Milbro 1948 and two others undated and Leeds prewar examples (2), F-G, (15)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £270
Lot 920
Carriage Notices and Railway Carafes, two oak framed and glazed carriage notices London & North Western Railway and London Midland and Scottish Railway Company, each lettered 'Do not throw out of the window anything which is likely to hurt men working on the line' , each 8in wide x 12in high, both with fixing holes in frames, together with a group of glass carafes, one inscribed LB & SCR 9in high and four smaller inscribed S.E.C.R. 7in high, G, (7)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 921
Sutton Scotney and Reading Railway Signal Lanterns, three crossing/signal inner lanterns, including a rectangular example with copper reservoir with applied metal label 'Sutton Scotney' and stamped GWR Reading with burner (end of burner regulating arm broken and missing) and lens good, together with two GWR Reading square examples both with circular copper reservoirs, one minus main lens and burner the other minus small lens with burner, all three repainted, a circular glazed brass cased pressure gauge BR (STD) and small wooden plaque with transferred detail Alarm Signal To Stop The Train Pull The Chain Downwards Penalty for Improper Use £5, F-G, (5)
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 922
GWR Notice and Rail Chair, rectangular repainted cast iron notice with fixing holes inscribed Great Western Railway Notice All Persons Found Trespassing on the Railway Will be Prosecuted, 23in wide x 12in high and a BR (W) cast iron rail chair, F-G, (2)
Estimate:  £50 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 923
¼ Mile Marker, two oval metal ¼ mile marker plates, mounted on a triangular section wooden post with metal stakes to base, black on white, repainted, some paint flaking to top of post, 63in high, F
Estimate:  £50 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 924
Wagon Plates, three cast iron plates, DB982001 12T Wolverton 1949 Lot No 2012, white on black, B385517 27 T Derby 1957 Lot No 2844 black on white, repainted, and smaller oval plate Metropolitan Cammell Carriage and Wagon Co Ld Birmingham, built at Midland Works 1939, together with small circular cast iron plate Inter Repair 6003 1234 1978 and a cast iron circular Signal arm weight inscribed GWR 20 Signal on one side and GWR 20 Reading on the other, repainted, F-G, (5)
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 925
Signal Levers, two cast iron signal levers, one painted red with brass plaque, 3 Down Main Home 8 6, 64in high repainted, the other painted black with red enamel disc Workman Disconnected and acrylic plaque 1 From Filton To Down Main Inner Home, 47in high, F-G (2)
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 926
Signal Arm, cast iron and enamel signal arm inset with circular green and red lenses, both undamaged, marked GWR B503, 49in long, F
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 927
Railway Signal and Signs, a cast iron signal lever with acrylic panel Two Up Main Home, rusted with residues of red paint , 77in high, together with a cast iron and enamelled signal arm inset with red and blue lenses, G, blue lens cracked, 60in long and lamp with mounting bracket and inner lantern, lens good, together with two cast iron GWR notices one a diamond shaped example inscribed 'This Bridge is Insufficient to Carry a Heavy Motor Car' Great Western Railway Co Paddington Station London, top and bottom corners both broken, but present, red lettering detached, one letter missing, 31in wide x 50in high and a small rectangular notice inscribed 'Warning Against the Practice of Propping Up the Doors of the Merchandise Trucks', Frank Potter GM, one corner missing, 14in wide x 12in high, F, (2)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 928
Signal Lever, a cast iron signal lever, red painted with brass plaque '18 Disc for No 17', 17 mounted on iron stand, repainted, 49in high, G
Estimate:  £50 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 929
Modern Light Railway Tram and Underground Literature, a collection of publications, prospectuses and other items relating to various modern rail projects and extensions including, Docklands Light Railway, Manchester Metro Link, Istanbul Light Railway, Gothenburg Tram System, Network analysis to locomotive and carriage overhauls at Eastleigh Works and Jubilee Line Extension Project including a commemorative Stratford to North Greenwich line opening ticket and keyring 1995-1998, G-E, (30+)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 930
35mm Projector Slides and Negatives of Railway Interest, a collection of 750+ mostly colour slides 1940s and later of Trains, Coaches, Stations and other related subject matter in the British Isles, including archive and running, G, (qty)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 931
GWR Luggage Labels, collection of approximately 200 GWR paper luggage labels 2½in square, mostly good with some discolouration and tears, F-G, (Qty)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 932
Exclusive First Editions Underground Models and Furnishing Prints, four unboxed London Underground 1959/62 motor carriages (3) and trailing carriage, together with four framed and glazed railway advertising prints two LMS, The Lakes and Stratford and two LMS, Loch Lomond and Felixstowe, each 11in wide by 9in high, G, (8)
Estimate:  £50 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 933
A Novelty 2-2-2 Locomotive Pottery Pipe, an unusual late 19th century pottery pipe in the form of a 2-2-2 French steam locomotive marked Montereau No 5 on one side and Paris No 5 on the other, yellow glazed with pierced metal cover to bowl and metal mouth piece, chip to chimney, part of one wheel broken but present and half of stem missing, P-F
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 934
Bassett-Lowke Catalogues and Peaked Caps, catalogues, a bound 1913 edition, The Model Railway Handbook tenth edition (minus sleeve), twelfth edition (sleeve torn), two 1936/37 editions, 1952, 1957 and a fold out pamphlet entitled The Real Thing in Miniature, together with a BR peaked cap, another peaked cap and other items, F-G, (qty)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 935
L & SW Boundary Marker, a red painted cast iron marker inscribed L & SW 36in high, F
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 936
B J Freeman 'Crossing at Corfe Castle' and other Prints, three framed and glazed prints comprising Crossing at Corfe Castle signed by B J Freeman 29in wide x 22in high, together with George Heiron, 1986, North African steam locomotive and freight train, 28in wide x 22in high, and another depicting the Cunarder and Queen Mary at Southampton dock, 19in wide x 16in high, G-E (3)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £22
Lot 937
Jonathan Clay Water Colour American Steam Locomotive, a framed and glazed water colour depicting Southern Pacific 2467 locomotive signed Jonathan Clay 2009, 19in wide x 15in high, G-E
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 938
Jonathan Clay Water Colour American Steam Locomotive, a framed and glazed water colour depicting Southern Pacific 4361 locomotive signed Jonathan Clay 2006, 19in wide x 15in high, G-E
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 939
Jonathan Clay Water Colour American Steam Locomotive, a framed and glazed water colour depicting Southern Pacific 3001 locomotive signed Jonathan Clay 2007, 19in wide x 15in high, G-E
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 940
Jonathan Clay Water Colour American Steam Locomotive, a framed and glazed water colour depicting Southern Pacific 4216 locomotive signed Jonathan Clay 2006, 19in wide x 15in high, G-E
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 941
Jonathan Clay Water Colour BR Steam Locomotive, a framed and glazed water colour depicting BR 60863 signed Jonathan Clay 2011, 15in wide x 12in high, G-E
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 942
Jonathan Clay Water Colour GWR Steam Locomotive, a framed and glazed water colour depicting GWR tank locomotive 1444 signed Jonathan Clay 2003, 15in wide x 12in high, G-E
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 943
Jonathan Clay Water Colour Canal Barge, a framed and glazed water colour depicting British Waterways canal boat F324 signed Jonathan Clay 2005, 15in wide x 12in high, G-E
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 944
Railway and Tram Prints, four framed and glazed prints including Weekday Cross Junction on GCR in Nottingham signed Rob Rowland 22in wide x 17in high and The Last Day 8/100 21in wide x 18in high, together with six unframed prints including signed examples by M A Turner, Acton and Kensal Green Highlights and Kingsway Tram Subway, Bloomsbury, 1949 signed, Richard Berridge, G-E, (10)
Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 945
Limited Edition Don Breckon Prints, a pair, framed and glazed comprising Dumbleton Hall Leaving Kingswear published by Soloman & Whitehead 1984 72/650 and Bulliver at Nursery Pool 143/850 both signed Don Breckon, each 32in wide x 26in high, G-E (2)
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 946
Railway Prints, a collection of fourteen, all framed, some glazed, in various sizes, including Swindon's Finest signed B J Freeman, and others including examples by T Cuneo, Castle on the Coast by D Weston, Don Breckon, Chris Woods, and four framed as one Davenport limited edition porcelain panels Great Western Memories, F-E, (14)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 947
Railway Maps and Carriage Prints, framed and glazed examples including, 1949 BR network map of the British Isles, previously folded, 15in wide by 24in high, reproduction illustrated map of Yorkshire produced by BR 21in wide x 27in high and a pair of limited edition reproduction carriage prints Travelling on the Liverpool to Manchester Railway 1831 89/750 each 24in wide by 9in high, together with five unframed British Isles railway network maps some from books/atlases all previously folded printed by Bartholomew and others, F-E, Frames G, (5)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 948
Terry Eden Oil on Canvas and David Shepherd Signed Print, a framed oil depicting an East German tank locomotive and coach departing a station, signed T Eden 15in wide x 11in high (G-E), together with an unframed limited edition signed print by David Shepherd 'City of Germiston' 96/1500, printed by Albany House Ltd 30in wide x 20in high (G) and two unframed prints issued with the Locomotive Magazine oil fired express locomotive and four coupled express locomotive, (P-F), (4)
Estimate:  £70 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 949
Carriage Prints, a group of framed and glazed original post war carriage prints depicting English Views by Jack Merriott, Horace Wright, Frank H Mason, Kenneth Steel, Gyrth Russell, Donald Blake, Frank Sherwin and Leonard Squirrell, each 21in wide by 11in high, all with fixing holes in frames, F-G, (11)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £260
Lot 950
A GNR Trespass Notice, an original cast iron notice (repainted) inscribed Great Northern Railway Public Warning not to Trespass, King's Cross July 1896, 28in wide x 16in high, F-G
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
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