Great Central Railwayana Auctions

GCR Fortnightly Sales: Lot 79, Sale 291

Closing Days: Bidding closes on Wednesday, 16 September at 5:00pm with "Final Bid" on Thursday, 17 September & Friday, 18 September 2020

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 291, Auction Lot 79

Larger Image

Lot 79

Worksplates (Steam)

NBL 25363, 1944 (90395)
A worksplate, NORTH BRITISH LOCOMOTIVE Co, 25363, 1944, from a War Department Austerity 2-8-0 built to Ministry of Supply order in December 1944, WD No 78602. It was put in store by the WD, eventually acquired by BR, becoming their No 90395, and allocated to Farnley Junction on 25 March 1950. Its later sheds were Royston, Normanton, Wakefield, York and Sunderland from where it was withdrawn on 28 October 1966 and cut up by Drapers at Hull in the week ending 25 March 1967. Cast white brass, 13½"x5½", ex loco condition. £150-300
 This lot sold for £460 to bidder number 4197.

Additional picture:

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 291, Lot 79

View Next Lot