The Model Train sale to be held on Friday 29th May features OO Gauge British Outline, HO/HOe USA & Continental Outline, N Gauge and Wrenn, plus Triang & Triang Hornby and a Hornby Dublo Single Owner Collection. The Chris Freeman Meccano & Vintage Toy Collection Part II includes Models, Dealers Cabinets, Outfits, Cars, Boats & Aeroplanes, Clockwork & Electric Motors, Parts & Empty Boxes, Magazines, Display & Other Items, plus, Marklin Construction Sets, Marklin Steam, Marklin Constructional Vehicles, Erector Sets , Primus, Structator, Structo, Hornby O Gauge, and Finescale O Gauge. Further items in the sale include Meccano & Other Constructional Toys, Exley, Live Steam, Gauge 1 & Larger, G Gauge. Hornby, Further and Modern O Gauge, Finescale/Kitbuilt and American Outline O Gauge, plus Railwayana, Books, Magazines, Catalogues & Miscellaneous, Railway Photographs, and our usual good selection of General Trains.
Meccano Outfit L with parts in blue, red and gold includes electric motor, boxed clockwork No.2 motor, road wheels and a number of other parts contained in a large green cabinet with Meccano Outfit L in gold lettering to top and underside of the box lid. Includes Meccano Limited Liverpool envelope with a number of special instruction leaflets and a bound copy of instructions for Outfits 0 to E and standard mechanisms date coded 6/36. A rare and interesting set contents Excellent to Excellent Plus in Good to Good Plus box.
Estimate: £1800 - £2500
Sold For: £2100
Meccano No.7 Outfit circa 1923/25 and includes mostly nickel plated and brass ware parts. Excellent or better condition together with clockwork motor, electric motor, electrical outfit parts some in card boxes, sacks, funnels and other parts all contained in a large wooden cabinet with 2-drawers to the front, hinged lid, lift out tray with electric accessory outfit instructions date coded 5/21 and standard mechanism leaflet. Meccano No.7 gold transfer to box lid and underside, lid transfer may be a replacement. A rare and interesting set.
Estimate: £1600 - £2000
Sold For: £1800
Argentine manufactured Meccano No.10 Outfit in blue, yellow and grey. This rare set appears unused with contents generally Near Mint to Mint in Excellent box with 2 lift out trays and sealed factory instructions for Meccano No.10 Outfits together with Argentine Outfits No.2, 3 and 4 all contained in large light wooden Meccano Outfit No.10 box with labels to top and underside of the lid. A rare set.
Estimate: £1000 - £1500
Sold For: £1600
Bing Gauge 1 4-2-2 Loco and Tender GNR (Great Northern Railway) green No.266, clockwork. Paint chip below steam dome on offside boiler area otherwise loco is Good Plus to Excellent, slight mark to tender side otherwise Excellent, rare loco particularly in this condition.
Estimate: £1000 - £1500
Sold For: £950
Bassett-Lowke O Gauge 4-6-2 Loco and Tender LMS maroon "Princess Elizabeth" No.6201, 3-rail electric. Lamps added to front of the locomotive and rear of the tender all contained in a reproduction box. Overall Good Plus.
Estimate: £1000 - £1400
Sold For: £750
Hornby O Gauge rare "Folkestone Flyer" Southern Passenger Set, this includes a E220 4-4-0 Loco and Tender Southern green Class L1 No.1759, 20 volt electric, 2 x All 3rd Passenger Coaches and a Brake 3rd Coach together with a small quantity of 3-rail tinplate track and associated items. The loco missing front bogie unit, driving wheels fatigued, tender missing correct wheel sets, rear coupling detached and coach with one broken coupling. This set will require some work but nevertheless an interesting and rare set, the 3 coaches have the All 3rd with grey roofs and the Brake 3rd with white/cream roof. Set does include track clips, boxed TCP, contents generally Good in Poor box. A rare and interesting item.
Estimate: £800 - £1000
Sold For: £900