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The Model Train sale which was held on Friday 29th May featured 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 included 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 included 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.

 

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
Meccano Simplified Mechanics Outfit C circa 1907 with a number of early parts including brass ware, Good to Good Plus in Good tin box with contents label to the underside of the box lid.
Estimate: £800 - £1000 Sold For: £1700
Meccano empty box for Outfit K circa 1934/36, green box with lift out tray and Meccano Outfit K gold lettering to the top and underside of the box lid. Good Plus.
Estimate: £100 - £180 Sold For: £400
Meccano No.1 non Constructor Car in red with dark red seats. Good Plus in Good original box with dark red spot to one end.
Estimate: £360 - £460 Sold For: £800
Marklin Ref 1104P 2-door Car Kit in green and cream/yellow, overall Good Plus to Excellent with clockwork motor.
Estimate: £260 - £360 Sold For: £1100
Marklin Gauge 1 "Alberta" Pullman Coach. Finished in cream and brown with "Alberta" name to coach sides. Sides are Excellent to Excellent Plus, roof is Excellent.
Estimate: £400 - £500 Sold For: £1200
Bing Gauge 1 British Market pre 1st World War tinplate Station. Mounted on a base measuring 17" x 12 1/2" (43cm x 32cm approx). Double storey building and finished in light and dark green, red, double storey building to both sides of a 3 section archway, the building is marked as Station Master, Cloakroom, 2 lift off roofs showing interior to the left with seat and table and the other with table. Fitted for candle lighting. Included with this lot is a number of Bassett-Lowke or similar enamel signs including way in, no admittance, way out, 1st Class, reduce speed and a number of others. Some overpainting to base and other areas but generally Good.
Estimate: £100 - £150 Sold For: £1700
Carette or similar Gauge 1 Station Building mounted on a tinplate base measuring 12" x 8" (30cm x 20cm approx). Base tinprinted in grey with green seating, one central 2-storey building and painted in orange/red, lined in white, dark colour moveable roof. Overall condition is generally Good to Good Plus.
Estimate: £80 - £120 Sold For: £400
Sunset Models (Korea) O Gauge British Outline 4-6-2 Loco and Tender BR green A4 Class "Merlin" No.60027, 2-rail finescale electric. Superb model fitted with sound and smoke appears little used in Near Mint to Mint box. Box stamped for Sir Nigel Gresley.
Estimate: £500 - £600 Sold For: £1100