Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 5 March 2016

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 206, Auction Lot 40
Lot 40 A worksplate, NASMYTH WILSON, 1281, 1918, from a GWR 2-8-0 No 3028 originally War Office Railway Operating Division No 1725. A Robinson Great Central Railway design subsequently equipped with GWR boiler fittings. It was sold to the GWR after it became surplus to the war effort. Allocated to Croes Newydd by January 1948, its later sheds were Stourbridge and Oxley from where it was withdrawn on 9 August 1956 and subsequently scrapped. Cast brass, 13¾"5¼", in ex loco condition. £350-500
 This lot sold for £1600.