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1st Sep 2016 Sporting and General Sale

Our Sporting Sale followed by General Sale of antiques and collectables features a diverse assembly of lots. You can view the catalogue online below and then come and view the lots in person if you wish. The sale will start at 10am on Thursday 1st September starting with the sporting lots.

Viewing times: 

Saturday 27th August 10am-noon

Tuesday 30th August  9am - 5pm

Wednesday 31st August 9am - 6pm

Morning of the sale

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

353 :: RAILWAY INTEREST - Smokebox Numberplate '48457', cast iron, 55cm long - London Midland Scottish Region; ex loco condition...
Price Achieved:
£420.00.

79 :: A Victorian silver hunting horn,by Swaine Adeney, London 1864, of usual form, inscribed 'Presented to C.J.Thursby Esq. by Holman Hunt and Stable Servants'', 21.5cm long, 2.5oz. Made by EHW, London, 1894 ...
Price Achieved:
£400.00.

346 :: RAILWAY INTEREST - A Bristol & Exeter Railway Greaseproof Drivers cap manufactured by Hall & Pedder, circa mid 19th century...
Price Achieved:
£330.00.

42 :: Hardy ''Palakona'' Split Bamboo Fly Fishing Rod - The Marvel, No. E.87715, weight 2ozs 12drms 7 ft, 4 wt, 2 tips, aluminum slide band over cork spacer, light green tipped in orange silk wraps, clear agate butt guide, snake intermediates rings, hook keeper, nickel silver ferrules, original labels ...
Price Achieved:
£300.00.

10 :: A Black Forest miniature group of bears playing billiards in a tavern...
Price Achieved:
£220.00.

24 :: A pair of moose antlers, circa 1977, mounted on a hardwood plaque, 120cm wide at the farthest points, 87cm high, 80cm at widest inner point...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

352 :: Railwayana - British Rail (Mainline) Totem Enamel Sign ''DENT'' Maroon. Fully Flanged 91.5cm long...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

16a :: A collection of silver and silver plated and enamel cycling badges/medal from the Goodmayers Wheelers Cycling Club established 1907 including 28 sterling silver badges dates ranging from 1920's to 1950's and awarded to F. Workman (28 sterling silver and enamel badges approx. 300g...
Price Achieved:
£180.00.

23 :: TAXIDERMY - Black Bear skin (Ursus americanus), circa 1978, skin with head mount, jaw agape, 142cm long nose to tail...
Price Achieved:
£180.00.

176 :: A quantity of silver, silver plated and stainless steel flatware including fish knifes, knifes, forks, spoons and a fish serving set together with six napkin rings, four made of brass and leather and two in silver, one depicting a Chinese dragon ...
Price Achieved:
£170.00.

 

Full Catalogue

365 :: Five 00 Gauge Hornby blue carriages, 1st class and car restaurant LMS 1062, 1063, 2073, 2074 and 3084...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

366 :: A selection of five 00 Gauge carriages LMS in marron from various maker such as Hornby, Grafar, Mainline, lima and others...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

367 :: Five Tri-Ang 00 Gauge carriage car in maroon including two guard cars ...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

368 :: Six Tri-ang 00 Gauge including MODEL No.R220 B.R. MAINLINE 3rd BRAKE COACH No.S34245in green , two LMS guard cars and a LMS Corridor Composite Coach 2643 in maroon ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

369 :: A quantity of mainly Tri-ang and Hornby railways `00` gauge railway items including 9 planks wagons, 7 planks wagons , Esso tankers wagons and others...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

370 :: A quantity of mainly Tri-ang railways `00` gauge transport wagons including a container , two fine fish, prime pork, best wood iron work , a banana container and others...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

371 :: A selection of 00 Gauge wagons from Hornby, Tri-ang and others including a maroon utility van with opening doors...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

371a :: A large selection of 00 Gauge Locomotives, tenders, coaches, wagons and others...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

372 :: A large quantity of models, stations, sidings, platforms, buildings and other infrastructure and accessories - the entire contents of 00 gauge model railway to include some track...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

373 :: The electronic switchboard and controls for a model railways together with a VAB 4amp battery charger...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

374 :: Railway Interest - Great Wetern Railway copy poster of Lynton, Lynmouth and Minhead via Porlock Service 90cm x 60cm...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

375 :: Railway Interest: After Terrence Cuneo 'The Lickey Incline' coloured print, framed, June 1968 70 x 78cm; After JW Petre 'Final farewell' colour print signed lower right in pencil 53 x 74cm (2)...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

376 :: Railway Interest: A collection of several pictures including signed prints by Bernard Parkinson of various locamotives...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

377 :: Railway Interest: A bound copy of 2009 heritage railway magazines together with a large quantity of books and publications on trains and steam locomotives...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

378 :: Railway Interest: A Del-Guerra wool lined oil skin coat 40-42in chest...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

379 :: Railway Interest: Station Masters navy wool jacket with West Somerset railway enamel badge 40-42in chest...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

380 :: A Mersley wool and cashmere double breasted overcoat 40-42in...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

381 :: A Chinese wooden hat box 47 cm heigh and 36 cm diameter ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

382 :: Whisky - a boxed and sealed bottle of Dimple whisky produced by John Haig & Co Ltd, 26 and 2/3 fl.oz (70% proof) and a bottle of Williams & Humbert Dry Sack Sherry (2)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

386 :: LOCAL INTEREST: 'The Bridport Branch' by B.L Jackson and M.J Tattershall and a series of black and white photos relating to railways...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

387 :: A box of books mainly on Art including Hockney on 'Art and Picasso four themes, Folio Society 1961...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

388 :: A large quantity of Penguin Classics and other books including Dickens, Trollope, Jane Austen...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

391 :: Viking AV50 Super Zoom 10-35x50mm spotting scope with carry case with Viking Monopod...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

393 :: An Exakta RTL 1000 with Oreston 1.8/50 lens and carry case...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

394 :: An Olympus OM-2 35mm camera with tamron 1:2.5 28mm lens, a Tamron SP 60-300mm 1:3.8-5.4 zoom lens, Olympus flash unit plus carry case and other items...
Price Achieved: £25.00.