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Author Topic: Auction of Railwayana, including 9 GWR sponsored lots, 17.11.18, Pershore  (Read 243 times)
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« on: October 28, 2018, 03:55:42 pm »

https://www.gwra.co.uk/nextauction.html

Lots15, 75, 185, 238, 265, 309, 324, 353 and 397

e.g. lot 15:

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Nameplate CARDIFF PANEL SIGNAL BOX 1966 - 2016 ex High Speed Train class 43 43141. Built at Crewe in 1979 nameplates fitted April 2016 nameplates removed in 2018. Cast aluminium in ex loco condition measures 59in x 10in. Sold on behalf of Great Western Railways in aid of their nominated Charity and comes with an official GWR certificate of authenticity confirming the original owner.

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Nameplate PENINSULA MEDICAL SCHOOL ex High Speed Train class 43 43016 Built at Crewe in 1976 and named 14/08/2002 nameplates removed in November 2007. Cast aluminium in ex loco condition measures 49in x 9in. Sold on behalf of Great Western Railways in aid of their nominated Charity and comes with an official GWR certificate of authenticity confirming the original owner

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Canadian Pacific Railway silver plate butter dish warmer, marked on the side with the fully titled company logo and motto Spans the world, base marked Mappin & Webb and date stamped 1929. A delightful item that measures 6.5in diameter, in very good condition.

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Poster SOUTH WALES DOCKS FOR QUICK DESPATCH by Albert J. Martin. Quad Royal 40in x 50in. Published by The Docks And Inland Waterways Executive. In very good condition.

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Poster BR-W IRELAND IT IS FISHGUARD ROSSLARE LET OUR SUMMER BOAT TRAINS SPEED YOU TO THE PERFECT HOLIDAY. Double Royal 25in x 40in. In very good condition.
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« Reply #1 on: October 30, 2018, 09:48:34 am »

I wondered whether to go along ... put off because of:

a) Rail replacement buses to Pershore that seem to take an incredible amount of time (let's attract rail enthusiast types by making it impossible for them to get there by train? )

b) No "must have" lots for me (yes, I have had a quick look through)

c) I have spent far too much in auctions ...
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