Great Central Railwayana Auctions

GCR Fortnightly Sales: Lot 78, Sale 291

Closing Days: Bidding closes on Wednesday, 16 September at 5:00pm with "Final Bid" on Thursday, 17 September & Friday, 18 September 2020

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 291, Auction Lot 78

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Lot 78

Cabside Numberplates

A GWR cabside numberplate 6394 from a 43XX Class 2-6-0 built by Robert Stephenson & Co, Works No 3826, in November 1921. Allocated to Taunton by January 1948 and later Tyseley, Reading, Exeter and Gloucester from where it was withdrawn in the week ending 13 June 1964 and sold for scrap to Birds Commercial Motors at Risca on 18 August 1964. Cast iron, the front repainted, hairline cracks visible on the back. £250-400
 This lot sold for £580 to bidder number 9229.

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Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 291, Lot 78

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