Model Train Sale - Friday 14th December 2018 10:30 AM
The Model Train sale to be held on the 14th of December features OO Gauge British Outline, HO USA & Continental Outline and HOe Narrow Gauge, plus Hornby Dublo 2-rail and 3-rail, Wrenn Railways and Kit/Kitbuilt OO Gauge. Part 8 of The Chris Broos Lifetime Collection features Coaches, Goods & Freight Cars and Locomotives and the sale continues with Meccano & Other Constructional Toys, Live Steam, and Gauge 1 and larger. There are over 130 lots of Hornby and other O gauge locomotives and rolling stock, and kit/scratchbuilt rolling stock, and the sale concludes with American Outline, Railwayana and our usual good selection of general trains.
Rare Ives O Gauge 1694 Train Set with Overhead Electric Locomotive and Cars consisting of a 4-4-4 Loco 1694 with side manufacturers name "Ives Lines", 1695 Passenger Car, 1696 Baggage Car and 1697 Passenger Car with Veranda. All finished in grey/cream with red bases and roof. All cars with internal lighting and one set of bogies fitted with roller pick-ups. These sets were produced in 1932 and by 1933 Lionel had taken over the Ives company and decided to change the loco to rubber stamped "Lionel Lines" and new rubber stamp numbers for the matching cars. In the same year Lionel decided to drop the Ives brand and to sell off all the old Ives stock outside the US to South America, Canada and Europe. Very few of these sets are known to exist and we are pleased to offer this set, the Locomotive Cars are generally Excellent in original condition all boxed with the correct numbered boxes and the "Ives Corporation" Sugar Place Irvington DJ, labels to each box.
Meccano Outfit No.10 c.1948 with parts in medium red and green. With 2 lift out trays, parts are all contained in a Good Plus to Excellent wooden box with Meccano Outfit No.10 in gold top and underside of the box lid. A rare post-war item.
Gebauer O Gauge 4-6-2 Loco and Tender DR black Class 03 03 164. Has been on display and would benefit from a light clean otherwise Excellent Plus.
Wrenn W2304 4-6-2 BR maroon Princess Coronation Class 46244 "King George VI" fitted with larger type driving wheels, right side nameplate requires reattaching at one end, condition Near Mint to Mint in Excellent Plus box complete with alternative City of Leeds nameplates and instruction booklet, base stamped 164 92.
Buco or similar O Gauge Re 4/4 SBB/CFF All green Overhead Electric Locomotive 427, 3-rail electric. Excellent.