The Model Train sale held on the 17th of May featured Hornby (China), Bachmann, Lima and Hornby Railways OO Gauge plus Kitbuilt; HO USA and Continental outline from Roco, Marklin, Fleischmann and Liliput, and N Gauge from Bachmann and Graham Farish. Further items included Hornby Dublo 2 and 3 rail, Triang Minic vehicles, Primus Engineering group sets, and further items from a private owner G Gauge Collection. The sale concluded with Hornby O Gauge locomotives, coaches, rolling stock and accessories, Lima, and Kitbuilt O Gauge, Hornby Dublo 2and 3 rail and OO gauge.
Accucraft Trains Marches Models G Gauge Ref ME0011 2-4-0 Tank Loco "ISLE OF MAN - MONA" in brown and lined in gold and black No.5, 2-rail electric. Including full cab detail and powered by a 24 volt Pitman gear head motor. Appears unused Near Mint to Mint boxed.
Estimate: £600 - £800
Sold For: £1100
Kitbuilt O Gauge 4-6-0 Loco and Tender BR weathered black Thompson Class B1 No.61058, 2-rail Finescale electric. Professionally built and painted, finished in weathered lined black with running number 61058 to cab side and British Railways transfer to tender sides. Mechanism is a portescap or similar. Excellent Plus in wooden carrying case. This locomotive was built in July 1946 and withdrawn in February 1966.
Estimate: £700 - £800
Sold For: £750
Rapido Locomotion OO Gauge National Railway Museum Advanced Passenger Train (APT) Set. This limited edition set Ref 13001 is an APT-E DC version. This is a 4-car set with an extra coach included and still factory wrapped. Mint boxed with limited edition certificate 1245 of 2000 produced together with outer mailer.
Estimate: £200 - £300
Sold For: £460
Hornby (China) R2277 Live Steam 4-6-2 Loco and Tender BR green A4 Class "Dwight D Eisenhower" No.60008. Near Mint in picture box, with all relevant tools along with gloves and bottle of steam oil and distilled water.
Estimate: £180 - £240
Sold For: £320
Bachmann OO Gauge BR maroon Mk.1 Passenger Coaches comprising 4 x Composite (39-126 and 3 x 39-126B), 3 x Brake 2nd Class (39-076A, 39-076C and 39-076D), 39-151 1st Class, 3 x Full Brake BG (39-176, 39-176A and 39-176B), 2 x Open 2nd (39-051 and 39-051E), 2 x 39-026 2nd Class, 2 x RU Restaurant Car (39-101A and 39-103), conditions range from Good Plus to Excellent in generally Good to Good Plus boxes. (17)
Estimate: £140 - £180
Sold For: £240
OO Gauge Ian Kirk/Mail Coach Kits and Kitbuilt LNER Passenger Coaches comprising Ian Kirk 3 x LNER Sleeping Car Kits (2 x 8847 3rd Class and 1 x 8848 1st Class), all are unchecked for completeness but in original header card packs, also in lot assembled LNER Silver Jubilee Passenger Train Set consisting of 2 x Brake Coaches, 2 x Kitchen/Dining Cars and 4 x Passenger Cars and complete with 5 x Bogies to make the articulated set complete, finished in silver livery with each numbered, conditions are Good to Good Plus. (11)
Estimate: £80 - £110
Sold For: £240
Triang Minic 67M Farm Lorry. Standard red cab, chrome plated mudguards and green back. Possibly over varnished. One wheel hub repaired, Good.
Estimate: £80 - £120
Sold For: £200
Garden Railway Specialist G Gauge Catalogue Ref SW102 IMR (Isle of Man Railway) All 3rd Passenger Coach No.F47. Superbly constructed all steel, powder coated, glazing, seats, metal wheels with LGB bogies and couplings. Appears little used Near Mint to Mint boxed.
Estimate: £150 - £200
Sold For: £300
Perfect World G Gauge Catalogue Ref WP03RS Woodpecker Tram Engine ready to run with speed control and instructions. Near Mint in Excellent box.
Estimate: £40 - £60
Sold For: £220
Kitbuilt O Gauge 2-6-0 Loco and Tender BR lined black Riddles Standard Class 4 No.76052, 2-rail Finescale electric. Professionally built and painted in lined black with running number 76052 to cab side and British Railways transfer to tender sides. Excellent Plus in wooden carrying case. The locos were introduced in 1952. No.76052 was built in December 1952 and withdrawn in November 1967.
Estimate: £400 - £500
Sold For: £850