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: 1301-1325 of 1325
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Lot 1301
Scratch-or Kit-built Gauge I Wooden Freight Stock and Bing Accessories, comprising outside-framed LSWR 10t van in brown, with SR grey domed-roof van no 56628, both G, together with a Bing double-arm (2-way) signal, P-F, retouched and missing lamps, and a Hydraulic Buffer Stop, F, buffer heads with soldered-on extensions and fixing holes pierced at rear (4)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 1302
A Bing Gauge I Clockwork Midland Railway 4-4-0 Locomotive and Tender, in MR crimson as no 2631, with 2-speed mechanism, F, mech tested ok, body and tender substantially retouched, some cracking to brass dome, front lamps missing (2)
Estimate:  £350 - 450 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £300
Lot 1303
A Bing Gauge I Live Steam Great Western Railway 4-4-0 Locomotive and Tender, in GWR lined green with maroon footplate/splashers as no 3410 with early monogram to tender, featuring pull-rod reversing from cab, with water gauge, drain cock, regulator and whistle valve, complete with original vapourising twin-tube burner, G, whistle top missing, front bogie replaced/modified, some chipping/paint loss to boiler and some other areas, cab roof repainted, slight creasing to tender sides
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £400
Lot 1304

ANNOUNCE THIS IS A L.A Lasercraft kit

A Kit-built (Accucraft) LNER Gresley 3rd-Class Coach, in LNER 'teak' livery as no 5509, with detachable roof and fine interior detailing, VG-E
Estimate:  £250 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £360
Lot 1305
A Kit-built Gauge I Live Steam Great Central Railway 'Jersey Lily' 4-4-2 Locomotive and Tender, built by the vendor to Paul Forsyth drawings, finished in GCR unlined green with brown footplate/splashers as no 192, featuring twin outside cylinders with slip-eccentric reversing, lubricator, blower, regulator and axle-driven water pump, complete with fitted three-wick burner and removable tender spirit tank with flow regulator, VG, appears never steamed, supplied in wooden carrying case

ANNOUNCE THIS LOCO HAS BEEN STEAMED 3 TIMES
Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1500
Lot 1306
A Rake of Kit-built Gauge I Coal and Coke Wagons, from Northern Fine Scale (Canada) kits, comprising two grey 5-plank coal wagons, two bauxite-red 'Coalite' coke wagons, one bauxite 'City of Birmingham' ditto, and two grey 'Staveley' coke wagons, all VG-E, with loads (7)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 1307
Commercial and Kit-built Gauge I Tank Wagons and Others, including three China-made Oil Tankers, comprising Esso and BP in pristine condition and Shell in heavily-weathered state, together with an LMS brake van from a WEP Models kit and a grey BR vent van from unknown kit, all VG-E, slight crazing to underframe paintwork on latter (5)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 1308
Kit-built Gauge I Freight Stock, comprising an ICI salt wagon in red/grey from a Northern Fine Scale (Canada) kit, a GWR Gunpowder van from WEP models metal kit finished in black, together with a NE cattle wagon in green, wooden vent van in bauxite red and a flat wagon with 2 small containers from unknown kits, all VG-E, (5)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 1309
A Hornby 3½" Gauge Gas-fired Live Steam Stephenson's 'Rocket' Set, in original box ref G100, with locomotive, tender, gas bottle and accessories, sectional track and instructions, VG, appears very lightly used, box G, some scuffing
Estimate:  £90 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 1310
A Hornby 3½" Gauge G104 Stephenson's 'Rocket' Coach, in original box with unused transfer name sheet, VG, transfer sheet F-G, slightly wrinkled, box G-VG
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 1311
A Boxed Märklin for Gamages Spirit-fired Stationary Steam Plant, on tile-printed metal base measuring approx 9in square, with brown/cream tiling, engine bed in dark blue with light blue lining, with single double-acting cylinder, slip eccentric reverse, chimney, original spirit burner and accessories, embossed Gamage's plaque to firebox end, in original box with Gamage labels, VG, water gauge plugged but original fittings included, box F, damage to lid
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £230
Lot 1312
A 3½" Gauge Reputedly Carson-built Live Steam LNWR-style 4-4-2 Tank Locomotive, finished in LNWR lined black livery with names 'Olga' to side tanks, the locomotive's history recorded on a panel to rear of bunker - built by Carson in 1909 for 3¼in gauge and paraffin firing, rebuilt by LBSC (Curly Lawrence) after WWII to 3½in gauge and for coal-firing; further repaired and repainted by G M Cashmore in 1977, the locomotive featuring twin inside cylinders and valve-gear with slip-eccentric reversing, crosshead-driven water pump, injector, water and pressure gauges, removable cab back, overall G-VG, moderately used, slight filigree corrosion to cab roof under paint, no boiler history
Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £920
Lot 1313
A 3½" Gauge Live Steam 0-6-0 Tank Locomotive 'Invicta', finished in crimson livery with cast plates 'Invicta', featuring twin outside cylinders and valve gear with lever reversing, hand pump to left-hand tank, axle-driven pump, preeure and water gauges, whistle and lubricator, boiler and firebox appear to be copper, overall G, no boiler history, complete with basic display track and substantial wooden carrying box
Estimate:  £1000 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1314
A 5" Gauge GNR Stirling 'Single' 4-2-2 Locomotive No 1 and Tender, possibly from a kit, made as a static model but with potential to complete as a working model. The locomotive is fitted with cylinders, valve eccentrics and weighshaft, ashpan with damper and firebars, axle-driven water pump and brake gear to tender, but lacks links to valve chests and tender pump/pipework, as a static model G, some rusting to steel parts, has never been steamed, paint finish F with some light corrosion under boiler cladding, supplied with 2-part display track (4)
Estimate:  £2000 - 3000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1900
Lot 1315
A 5" Gauge L&MR 'Lion' 0-4-2 Locomotive and Tender, essentially to the LBSC live steam design, finished in green with polished wood cladding, substaltially completed as a potentially working model with copper firebox, water and pressure gauges, crosshead-driven water pump, gab valve gear and working lever reverse, but firehole and smokebox doors are basic (non-functional) fittings, tender has water pump but no pipework, firebars and ashpan not present, overall as static model F, never steamed, considerable surface rusting to all steel parts though motion turns reasonably well, complete with a display track (3)
Estimate:  £1000 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1000
Lot 1316
A 3½" Gauge LMS 'Black Five' 4-6-0 Locomotive and Tender, painted in plain LMS black with gold-blocked 'LMS' to tender and BR-style cab numbers '5231', substantially to a working live steam design but evidently never steamed or completed, featuring two outside cylinders with Walschaerts valve gear and screw-reversing, axle-pump, cylinder drains, steam brake cylinder below cab, water gauge and Bassett-Lowke pressure gauge, but with a 'basic' firedoor and lacking firebars and ashpan, overall as static model F, smokebox dart handle missing, general rusting to steel parts and motion currently seized (2)
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £750
Lot 1317
A 3½" Gauge BR 'Britannia' 4-6-2 Locomotive and Tender, essentially as a static model but with various engineered features, including twin outside cylinders with operating Walschaerts gear from hand-wheel in cab, and dummy 'scale' backhead details, overall as static model F, lacks water pumps and all related pipework, no regulator or steampipes though boiler appears substantially complete, would need considerable additional work to convert to a live steam model, supplied with two lengths of rail and sleepers to make a display track, small bag of additional parts including 70000 smokebox numberplate (qty)
Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £720
Lot 1318
An Approx 2" Scale Single-Cylinder Traction Engine, an apparently non-reversing two-speed design for coal-firing, with lubricator, Bassett-Lowke pressure gauge, twin water gauges, water pump, regulator, cylinder drains, blower valve and ashpan damper, finished in white-lined mid-green livery, 6½in diameter flywheel, rubber tyres to front wheels, strakes to rear wheels (approx 9in diameter), overall VG, has evidently been steamed though not recently, footboard to offside detached at front, no boiler history
Estimate:  £1500 - 2500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1500
Lot 1319
ANNOUNCE - THIS IS 3/4IN SCALE

A Kit-Built Bassett-Lowke Approx 1" Scale Single-Cylinder Traction Engine, for spirit-firing, fitted with lever-reversing from the footplate, disengageable drive, lubricator, Stuart pressure gauge, water gauge, water pump (but no tank), regulator, blower valve and handbrake, finished in red with solid brass flywheel (3½in diameter) and brass trim, lined-out yellow wheels, stamped underneath 'Johnston, built Jan 1964', overall G-VG, has evidently been steamed though not recently, no boiler history, together with B-L Instruction booklet 'How to build a Traction Engine', F-G (2)
Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £800
Lot 1320
A Mamod Spirit-fired TE1a Traction Engine, in the regular green/red livery, with spirit burner, scuttle, water level plug and steering extension, F-G, moderately used, some fading to roof legend and rusting to burner top, together with a vintage box of 'META' solid fuel tablets, box F, taped, tablets appear to be crumbling inside (3)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 1321
A Bing (BW) Live-steam Spirit-fired Steam Roller, with single oscillating cylinder and spring belt drive to rear wheel, cab and wheels finished in lined green, G-VG, boiler fixings to cab loose/partly repaired, together with original instructions (P-F), spare drive belt and funnel (4)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £190
Lot 1322
A Fine Scratchbuilt 'Approximately' Gauge I Live Steam LNWR 'George The Fifth' Locomotive and Tender on Display Plinth, the model evidently built by W H Tunnicliffe circa 1944, using brass sheet obtained from the Rotherham Depot, with single inside cylinder and slip-eccentric valve gear, possibly a commercial boiler with three water tubes, basic firetray for solid fuel blocks or similar, finished in polished brass with numberplates 2663 to cab and nameplates 'George the Fifth' to splashers, G-VG, no boiler history, supplied with a period section of display track, brass 'boiler cleaning' plate, and a framed photograph of the original locomotive
Estimate:  £700 - 1000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £700
Lot 1323
A Large-Scale Lithographed Tinplate Clockwork Floor Train 4-4-0 Locomotive and Tender by Günthermann or Similar, in finely-lined green livery without number, featuring lead-bossed tinplate wheels, lead handrail knobs and 6-wheeled tender, overall length together 19in, overall F-G, trade mark logos touched out on cab sides and tender rear, general crazing to litho finish, one tender buffer missing, parts of bell-ringing mechanism (to front wheels) missing, main clockwork functions okay, some rusting to tender underside (2)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 1324
An Early Märklin Gauge II (nominal 54mm Gauge) Clockwork 0-4-0 Locomotive and Tender in lined dark green with red lining and black trim, two nickelled domes, operating brake shoes and 'skating' coupling rods, overall G, mechanism tested ok, some considerable areas of restoration/retouching especially to smokebox and cab (2)
Estimate:  £1200 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1325
A Fine Approx. 3in Scale Scratch-built Road-going model of a Wallis and Steevens '8 ton' Steam Roller and Van Registration RX11 FPK, built to a very high standard by the vendor, mostly from photographs and measurements, nicely finished in lined brown livery, with finely-cast Wallis & Steevens builder's details to headstock, firehole door and rear wheel centres, featuring a single cylinder with lever reversing and cylinder drains, 2-speed gear arrangement, mechanical lubricator, water pump and injector, water and pressure gauges (designed to run at 110psi), water lifter to offside of tender, tool box containing driving and towing pins, etc, water sprinklers to all rolls and other fine details, built circa 2001 to 2011; together with a ride-on two-wheel trolley with hand-operated brake, the trolley capable of seating two adults side-by-side, and a finely detailed 'Living Van', including scale hand-fabricated working hinges and latches, with hinged roof to provide storage for tube brush and other tools specific to this roller; the lot also includes a substantial folder of documentation, with DVLA V5C/3 registration, boiler examination certificates (latest from 2015), MOT exemption, old tax discs and NTET registration, Boiler Plate certification and other papers, overall VG-E (4, including document folder)
Estimate:  £10000 - 12000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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