The Model Train sale held on the 17th of December
started with OO Gauge British Outline from Hornby, Bachmann, Lima, and others,
including ex shop stock. Further items included HO Continental & American
Outline, N Gauge and Narrow Gauge. Plus, Hornby Dublo 2 & 3-rail, Wrenn
Railways, Triang and HO Brass. The sale continued with an unusual OO Gauge
European Tinplate Model Railway, OO Gauge Kit/Kitbuilt, Meccano & Other
Constructional Toys plus, Live Steam and Gauge 1 & Larger. The sale
concluded with a Single Owner Collection, Hornby, Further, Modern O Gauge and O
Gauge Kit/Kitbuilt, plus Railwayana, Pictures & Prints, Books, Magazines,
Catalogues, Boats & Boat Kits and our usual good selection of General
Group of Talgo Coach Packs consisting of Ref 3251K Amtrak Transit Pendular 200 together with Ref 3262K Altaria Renfe 6-coach pack x 2. Excellent to Excellent Plus in Good Plus to Excellent boxes. (3)
Estimate: £80 - £100
Sold For: £280
OO Gauge built and part built Loco Kits comprising 4-6-0 black but undecorated Stanier Class 5 fitted with portescap type motor, 0-8-0 unpainted LMS 7F Class again fitted with portescap motor but requires finishing, 0-6-2 LMS black Tank Loco No.26933 again fitted with portescap type motor, 0-6-2 painted but undecorated black tank loco, chassis fitted with portescap type motor but again unpainted, conditions range from Fair to Good, also in lot 2 x plastic bodied 0-4-2 Saddle Tank Locos one numbered 15001 the other painted but unnumbered, both are fitted to Hornby 0-4-0 chassis, conditions generally Good. (6)
Estimate: £80 - £110
Sold For: £300
Mersey Model Company Steam Plant mounted on a wooden base measuring 7" x 5" (18 x 13cm) with single cylinder and flywheel, boiler base over/repainted/missing burner together with a further Steam Plant mounted on a tin base measuring 6" x 5" (15 x 13cm) single 2" flywheel with double cylinders, manufacturers transfer to base, steam plant with burner under the base, missing chimney, generally Fair to Good Plus. (2)
Estimate: £60 - £80
Sold For: £240
Aristocraft Trains Ref ART23211 Class 66 Freightliner Diesel Locomotive Class 66 No.66529, all couplings are detached although additional couplings are included, overall Excellent to Excellent Plus contained in original box, missing polystyrene lid otherwise Good.
Estimate: £120 - £160
Sold For: £380
Aristocraft G Gauge (45mm) Ref MS0081 Live Steam 0-4-0 Locomotive maroon and black, gas fired. Appears little used, single internal and twin external cylinders, Excellent Plus to Near Mint in Good Plus box with warranty, operating instructions and original boiler certificate dated for the 19th June 2008.
Estimate: £300 - £400
Sold For: £500
Aristocraft or similar Accucraft or similar Gauge 1 4-6-2 Loco and Tender BR green A3 Class "Flying Scotsman" No.60103, 2-rail electric. Loco missing one front loco step missing and driving wheel brake gear loose, would benefit from a clean otherwise generally Good Plus.
Estimate: £400 - £500
Sold For: £540
Unknown make O Gauge 0-6-0 GWR Pannier Tank No.5701, 3-rail Electric. Body appears to be brass manufacture has good overall detail including brake gear. Mechanism slightly loose in the body, cab side numberplate hand painted otherwise generally Fair to Good.
Estimate: £80 - £120
Sold For: £300