Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 4 June 2016

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 211, Auction Lot 17
Lot 17 A mid-20th century 10 inch mahogany roundhead LNER or BR (E) clock from Colchester in good condition. Overall height: 13¼". The dial repainted and written L.N.E.R. 40R. With a replaced older style spun brass bezel with sight ring now soldered in place. Both plates of the gut fusee movement stamped 18651, a maker's reference indicating a date of about 1950. Bottom door & hinge replaced and now secured by a cast brass latch. LNER records do not mention this clock. The R could indicate relief. The inside backboard bearing a suppliers label from I. Lyman. Complete with pendulum, winding key and a note detailing its sale from Collectors Corner in 1997 and indicating that it originates from Colchester. Beware sharp pins in the back acting as case steadies. £300-500
 This lot sold for £300.