Great Central Railwayana Auctions

GCR Fortnightly Sales: Lot 44, Sale 289

Closing Days: Bidding closes on Wednesday, 2 September at 5:00pm with "Final Bid" on Thursday, 3 September & Friday, 4 September 2020

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 289, Auction Lot 44

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Lot 44

Cabside Numberplates

SAR, 2128, 12A
A South African Railways cabside numberplate, 2128, from a 3ft 6ins gauge Class 12A 4-8-2 built by the North British Locomotive Co, Works No 23893, in 1929. The Class was the first design to originate from the SAR after its formation and was designed for goods traffic, mainly coal trains. All were withdrawn during the 1980s. Cast brass, 20¾"x14¼", in ex loco condition. £250-400
 This lot sold for £340 to bidder number 3800.

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Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 289, Lot 44

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