Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 4 June 2016

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 211, Auction Lot 288
Lot 288 A nameplate, WINSLOW HALL, from a GWR 4900 Hall Class 4-6-0 No 5975 built at Swindon in May 1937 and named after the Grade 1 listed mansion near Buckingham built in 1700 which has in recent years hosted the Stowe Opera Festival. At Pontypool Road by January 1948, its later sheds included Westbury, Swindon, St Philips Marsh and Bristol Barrow Road from where it was withdrawn on 24 July 1964 and sold for scrap to Cashmores at Newport, taken by them on 19 May 1965. £5000-7000
 This lot did not sell at the auction. It may still be available to purchase for the reserve price of £ plus 18% commission and VAT. If you are interested in purchasing this Lot, please contact the GCR office without delay.