Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 2 March 2019

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 258, Auction Lot 325
Lot 325 A nameplate LEW ADAMS, THE BLACK PRINCE, from Class 87 87022. New in April 1974, originally named COCK O' THE NORTH; renamed in 1998 after a former General Secretary of ASLEF, adding the name given him by a national newspaper during a railway strike. Exported to Bulgaria in October 2008. Cast aluminium, length 59", in ex loco condition. £700-1000
 This lot sold for £450.