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
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Lots: 1151-1200 of 1325
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Lot 1151
A Late Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge LMS Corridor Brake/3rd class Coach, in LMS maroon, with transferred 'LMS' and motif but without running numbers, late-type bogies fitted, VG-E, in substantial modern box
Estimate:  £180 - 220 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £145
Lot 1152
An Exley 0 Gauge LMS Corridor Brake/3rd class Coach, in LMS maroon, with shaded transfer running no 2850, Exley 'V' bogies fitted, G-VG, a few small chips and rubs to ends of coach sides, in substantial modern box
Estimate:  £160 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 1153
A Late Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge LMS Inspection Saloon Coach, in LMS maroon, with embossed running no 44434, VG-E, slight 'spotting' to roof, in possibly original box, lacks labels
Estimate:  £220 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £260
Lot 1154
A Late Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge LMS 1st/3rd Composite Sleeping Coach, in LMS maroon, with embossed running no 600, E, in original box, box VG
Estimate:  £220 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £230
Lot 1155
An Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge K5 LMS Corridor 1st/3rd class Composite Coach, in LMS maroon, with embossed running no 3334, G-VG, one window glazing slipped, some rubbing to sides, several chips of which most are retouched, very slight 'spotting' to roof, in original Bassett-Lowke box, box G, one tear and slight staining to lid
Estimate:  £140 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 1156
An Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge K5 LMS Corridor Brake/1st class Coach, in LMS maroon, with embossed running no 1020, G-VG, a few small chips mostly to ends of sides, slight 'spotting' to roof, some flaking to battery box and underside, in probably original box
Estimate:  £140 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 1157
An Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge K6 LMS Corridor Buffet Car, in LMS maroon, with embossed running no 233, VG-E, two small chips to one side, in original Bassett-Lowke box, box G, 'graffiti' to one end of lid
Estimate:  £160 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 1158
An Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge K6 LMS Corridor Brake/3rd class Coach, in LMS maroon, with embossed running no 6444, VG-E, very slight 'spotting' to roof, one seat fitting loose inside, in original B-L box
Estimate:  £160 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 1159
An Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge K6 LMS 1st/3rd Composite Sleeping Coach, in LMS maroon, with embossed running no 777, E, in original Bassett-Lowke box, box G, some staining to lid
Estimate:  £220 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £230
Lot 1160
An Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge K6 LMS Corridor Brake/3rd class Coach, in LMS maroon, with embossed running no 6001, VG-E, a couple of small marks to roof, in original B-L box, box G-VG
Estimate:  £160 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 1161
A Late Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge LMS Corridor Brake/3rd class Coach, in LMS maroon, with embossed running no 6442, VG-E, in original B-L box, box F-G, end label torn
Estimate:  £160 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 1162
An Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge K6 BR Corridor Brake/3rd class Coach, in BR Carmine/Cream livery, with embossed running no M1000M, VG-E, some dust encased in roof paintwork, in original B-L box, box F-G, end label 'graffiti'd', staples rusty
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £230
Lot 1163
A Late Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge BR Corridor 1st class Coach, in BR Carmine/Cream livery, with embossed running no M8808, VG-E, slight 'spotting' to roof, glue damage to corridor ends, in 'Millibox'
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £340
Lot 1164
An Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge K6 BR Corridor 3rd class Coach, in BR Carmine/Cream livery, with embossed running no M8000M, VG-E, very slight 'spotting' to roof, one seat loose inside, one small chip to side retouched, in 'Millibox'
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £280
Lot 1165
A Late Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge BR Corridor 1st class Coach, in BR Carmine/Cream livery, with embossed running no M8567, E, truss rods possibly retouched, in substantial modern box
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £320
Lot 1166
A Late Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge BR Corridor 1st/3rd class Composite Coach, in BR Carmine/Cream livery, with embossed running no M3322W, VG-E, two or three very tiny chips to cantrail and ends, in substantial modern box
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £190
Lot 1167
A Late Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge BR Corridor 3rd class Coach, in BR Carmine/Cream livery, with embossed running no M2200, E, in original B-L box, box G-VG
Estimate:  £220 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £260
Lot 1168
A Late Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge BR Corridor 1st Class Restaurant Car, in BR Carmine/Cream livery, with embossed running no M40, VG, slight spotting to sides with a little retouching, in original B-L box, box G-VG
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £240
Lot 1169
A Late Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge BR Corridor 1st Class Restaurant Car, in BR Carmine/Cream livery, with embossed running no M45, VG, some dust encased in roof paintwork, in original B-L box, box G-VG
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £270
Lot 1170
A Late Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge BR Corridor Brake/3rd Class Coach, in BR Carmine/Cream livery, with embossed running no M6677, VG-E, in original B-L box, box VG
Estimate:  £220 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £280
Lot 1171
A Late Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge BR Corridor 1st Class Coach, in BR Carmine/Cream livery, with embossed running no M8744, E, in original B-L box, box G-VG
Estimate:  £220 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £360
Lot 1172
A Late Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge BR Corridor 3rd Class Coach, in BR Carmine/Cream livery, with embossed running no M2210, VG-E, slight spotting to roof, in original B-L box, box G
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 1173
An Exley for Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge K6 LNER Corridor Full Brake/Parcels Coach, in LNER brown (teak), with transferred running no 300 and B-L Gresley bogies, G-VG, parts of roof retouched, a few small chips/scratches to sides, in modern box
Estimate:  £120 - 160 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 1174
A Pair of Possibly Special Order Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge LMS Car-Carrier Bogie Wagons, in LMS plain black as wagons 3344 and 4588 with B-L bogies, both G-VG, in substantial modern box (2)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 1175
Original Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge 'Coronation' and 'Princess Elizabeth' Name and Numberplates, comprising 4 nickel-plated 'Coronation' plates (2 with studs and two with separate studded backing plates), 62 unplated Coronation crowns and one nickel-plated, and 3 nickelled oval buffer heads for same, together with 16 painted 'Princess Elizabeth' nameplates and 14 smokebox numberplates '6201', all VG-E (qty as listed)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1176
Original Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge 'Royal Scot' Name and Numberplates, comprising 5 unplated small 'Royal Scot' plates and three painted (red) with backing plates, 58 unplated 'Royal Scot' plates with added inscription regarding the USA tour, (some slightly mis-pressed), and 99 smokebox numberplates '6100', mostly VG-E (qty, as listed)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1177
Assorted Original Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge Locomotive Name and Numberplates, comprising 1 pair 'John Bunyan', 5 'Arsenal', 1 pair 'Silver Fox', 1 pair 'Silver Jubilee' (LMS type), 1 pair SR 'Beachy Head' with cabside plates, 1 pair SR 'Lancing' with cabsides, 1 pair SR 'Lord Collingwood', 1 pair 'Enterprise' (BR 60111), 1 pair 'Flying Scotsman' transfer nameplates, and various GWR and other individual plates including 'Hunslet' bonnet plate and assorted GWR cabside numberplates, mostly VG, (qty)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1178
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:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1179
A Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge 3-rail LMS Black 'Royal Scot' Locomotive and Tender, purchased by the vendor from Bassett-Lowke's Manchester shop in the early 1950's, finished in lined LMS black as no 6100, VG, rear coupling missing, moderate wear to pickups, slight corrosion under paint on smokebox door, usual scratching under cylinders, supplied in a Bassett-Lowke clockwork 'Duchess of Montrose' box, box F, various splits and markings
Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £800
Lot 1180
Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge Freight Stock and Spares, including complete Carette-style LMS brake van, F, and incomplete BR and LMS (2) brake vans, brown LMS van (sans roof), 2 grey LMS van bodies only, with an assortment of spare wheels, couplings and other parts, varying P-G, several roofs repainted (qty)
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 1181
An Exley 0 Gauge LMS Dining Car and Coaching Stock Spares, the Dining Car in LMS crimson as no 5207, P, substantially scratched thoughout and with various damages, together with one pair Exley 'V' bogies, 3 pairs B-L Gresley bogies, three other bogies and assorted wheels and fittings, mostly G (qty)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 1182
A Collection of Bassett-Lowke or similar Upper Quadrant Signals, comprising 4 junction home signals, 2 junction distants, 4 double-arm (h&d) units, 5 single homes and 5 single distants, together with a loading gauge, all with blue-grey cast bases attached to wooden blocks, some with ribbed signal arms, all VG-E, all contained in a large wooden carrying case
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 1183
Boxed Bassett-Lowke Layout Accessories, comprising two no 1044 water towers, a 6130/0 home signal and two 6140/0 home/distant double-arm signals, together with boxed Hornby platform crane and unboxed B-L hydraulic buffers for steel track, all VG-E, one tower with ladder detached at top, boxes G-VG (7)
Estimate:  £90 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £230
Lot 1184
A Collection of Bassett-Lowke or similar Telegraph Poles and Signals, comprising 14 three-bar telegraph poles, 7 single-arm home signals, 1 double-arm, 4 junction signals and 1 triple-doll junction signal, (some upper and some lower quadrant), and 4 loading gauges, most with brown-painted cast bases, all G-VG (qty as listed)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £210
Lot 1185
Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge Tinplate Signals and Other Accessories, comprising 2 single home and one junction lower quadrant signals, 2 home and 2 distant upper quadrants, 2 two-aspect and 4 three-aspect colour light signals (one with box), a water tower, three buffers, approx 10 Trix (TTR) yard lamps and a quantity of part-restored signals and other parts, varying P-VG (qty)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 1186
A Collection of Bassett-Lowke or Similar Platform/Lineside Accessories, comprising large and small WH Smith bookstalls, and intermediate Wyman's bookstall, all in green, with two 'slimline' bookstalls in wood finish, two different coal offices, platelayer's hut, wooden footbridge, a junction signal kit (unchecked), pair of crossing gates, and an assortment of wagon load items, varying F-VG, some items repainted or retouched (qty)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £420
Lot 1187
A Collection of Bassett-Lowke or Similar Lineside Buildings, including two different single-line engine sheds (both 18in long), turntable components, double track tunnel entrance, coal office, platelayer's hut, goods depot and two sheep/cattle docks, many items liberally festooned with tinplate advertising signs, varying F-VG, some repainted or retouched (10)
Estimate:  £90 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £340
Lot 1188
A Collection of Bassett-Lowke and Hugar Lineside Buildings, including four B-L signal boxes (South, East, West and Station 'boxes), a goods depot building, two girder bridge sides with brick piers, together with Hugar oil tank and water tank installations, most lavishly decorated with tinplate advertising signs, varying F-VG, substantial repainting/retouching (qty)
Estimate:  £90 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 1189
A Bassett-Lowke-style 0 Gauge 3-or 4- Track Station 'Boxmoor', incorporating some restored original and some repro parts, comprising traditional brick main station building with platforms approx 75in long, two repro island platforms approx 84in long with original buildings, and secondary 'edge' platform with smaller building, also approx 75in long, together with a narrow island platform, all re-finished in B-L pink and extensively ornamented with original (and a few repro) tinplate signs, as restored VG, one chimney supplied loose (qty)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 1190
A Bassett-Lowke-style 0 Gauge 3-or 4- Track Station 'Apsley', incorporating some restored original and some repro parts, comprising 1930s style main station building with platforms approx 90in long, secondary building and platform in the London Transport 'Ashfield' mould, with a repro island platform approx 92in long, with canopy and LT-type 'running-in' boards supplied loose, all finished in off-white with grey platforms and sand-coloured platform faces, decorated with original (and a few repro) posters and some tinplate signs, as restored VG, (qty)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 1191
An Original Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge 'Ashfield' Station, in the classic 1930s London Transport style, with main station building on platform approx 52in long, with two double-sided LT 'running-in' boards supplied loose (presumably from an island platform), finished in off-white with grey platforms and red-brown platform faces, decorated with original paper posters and card LT signs, G, considerable repainting to platforms, roof and some white areas, some paint flaking from canopy supports (3)
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 1192
A Collection of Bassett-Lowke and Other 0 Gauge Stations and Lineside Buildings, mostly of wooden construction, including 'Lea Town' station (33in long), 'Ealing' with detachable building (34in long), a 2-part island platform 52in long with separate building, various other platforms and two OO gauge stations, a length of Bassett-Lowke straight track 67in long, an 18in-long engine shed, goods depot, and other items, varying P-VG, some repainted/restored, many with tinplate adverts and paper posters attached (qty)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 1193
A Group of Modern 'Bassett-Lowke-Style' 0 Gauge Buildings and Lineside Items, including full-relief factory buildings, low-relief timber yard buildings and North-light shed, and 15 sections of high retaining wall by Midland Models, most with original Bassett-Lowke tinplate adverts attached, as repros all VG-E (qty in 2 boxes)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £520
Lot 1194
A Collection of 0 Gauge Layout Accessories Tools and Materials, including new layout wire, rotary grinding/polishing tool kit, paints, brushes, Bassett-Lowke Society journals, and a group of Corgi 1:50 scale models including 2 Bedford OBs and assorted lorries, together with various photographs showing stations etc pre- and post-restoration (qty in 2 boxes)
Estimate:  £60 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 1195
A Collection of Bassett-Lowke and Other 0 Gauge Scenic Accessories, including 3 packs B-L railway posters (2 x LMS, 1 x War-time), various station hoardings, approx 10 Elastolin or similar figures, a red telephone box, wooden fences, 2 gradient signs, various sacks and crates including a crated Steinway Piano, possibly Heyde, with other items, mostly G-VG, and a tray of modern repro advertising signs and posters, VG (qty)
Estimate:  £100 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 1196
A Collection of Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge Tinplate Station and Other Signs, including black-on-white Camden (4), Fenton, Ashey, Fenton, and various gradient markers, with white-on-black Brighton, Buxton, various platform numbers, signal box names and others, place names Swindon, Exeter, Gloucester and Southampton in yellow on brown, together with a Hornby 'Scarborough Flier' coach roofboard, mostly G-VG (60+)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 1197
A Collection of Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge Tinplate Advertising Signs, including Bovril, BDV, Scotch Ale, Eno's, Player's, Ronuk, Virol and others, varying F-VG, all on a magnetic backing sheet (35+)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 1198
A Collection of Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge Tinplate Advertising Signs, including Bovril, BDV, Scotch Ale, Eno's, Player's, Ronuk, Virol and others, varying F-VG, all on a magnetic backing sheet (35+)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 1199
A Bassett-Lowke 0 Gauge Live Steam GWR 'Mogul' Locomotive and Tender, in partially-repainted GWR lined green as no 4331, with slip-eccentric reversing and original vapourising spirit burner, G, boiler mostly repainted, safety-valve bonnet missing, coupling missing under cab (2)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 1200
LGB G Scale 89590 Rigi Duo Cable Car Set, comprising electric Cable Cars, Transformer, passengers and card Station, unused, in original box, E, box VG
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
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