Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 2 September 2017

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 234, Auction Lot 175
Lot 175 A smokebox numberplate, 60503, from the LNER P2 Class 2-8-2 No 2003 built at Doncaster, Works No 1836, in June 1936 with streamlined casing and named LORD PRESIDENT after the presiding judge of the Court of Session in Edinburgh. Rebuilt at Doncaster in December 1944 as a Class A2/2 4-6-2 without its streamlined casing, it was renumbered 503 in 1946 and became BR 60503. Allocated new to Haymarket where it remained until moving south of the border in November 1949 to York from where it was withdrawn on 27 November 1959 and cut up at Doncaster Works. The front repainted. £3000-4000