Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 3 March 2018

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 241, Auction Lot 22
Lot 22 A smokebox numberplate, 7907, from a (GWR) 4900 Hall Class 4-6-0 HART HALL built at Swindon and named after a Hall attached to Hertford College, Oxford. Allocated new on 5 January 1950 to St Philips Marsh, it spent virtually all its working life either there or at the other Bristol Sheds, Bath Road and Barrow Road, finishing its days at Oxford from where it was withdrawn in the week ending 4 December 1965 and taken for scrap by Cashmores at Newport on 6 July 1966. Repainted. £500-800