Toys, Live Steam & Railway Auction
on Friday 24th July 2020
On view:
Thursday 23rd: 9:30am to 4pm
and sale day from 9am
Room Bidding Allowed
Lots: 1054-1107 of 1423
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Lot 1054
A Mamod M.M.1 Live Steam Single Cylinder Steam Boiler, unboxed, appears test steamed only, complete with burner.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 1055
A Mamod Boxed SP2 Live Steam Engine, in unused condition, complete with burner and funnel, box fair.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 1056
A 'S.E.L' Standard No. 1540 Boxed Live Steam Plant, 1.5 x 4 inch copper boiler connected to a single cylinder and 1.75 inch flywheel. Finished in red, black, bright copper and mounted on a 5 inch square metal base, complete with burner, very good condition, box complete but poor.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 1057
A "Signalling Equipment" Live Steam Model "Major 1550" Twin Cylinder Steam Plant, complete with whistle, burner and mounted on a 5 x 6 inch base, overall V. Good, finished in bright metal black and green, unboxed.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 1058
A Mamod Minor 2 Live Steam Engine, unboxed, good condition, complete with burner.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 1059
A Wilesco Ref No. A385 Water Bowser, plus a Ref No. M60 Power Hack Saw, both in good boxes and appear unused.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 1060
An Early Mamod M.M.1 Live Steam Single Cylinder Steam Boiler, appears lightly steamed only and complete with it's burner and original poor box.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 1061
Six Mamod Unboxed Steam Plant Accessories, grinding wheels (2), tilt hammer, power press (2), etc. Overall very good condition.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 1062
Five Wilesco Steam Plant Accessories, two wheel grinder, circular saw, windmill, fairground ride, etc. Overall condition very good (unboxed).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 1063
A Horizontal Engine, driven by a electric motor, two 12v Electric Motors by Trix, a Line Shaft by Multum, a Beam Engine Kit by B.H. Enterprises, among associated items.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 1064
A Fleischmann Ref 135/2 "Live Steam" Steam Plant, 2 x 7 inch copper boiler connected to a single cylinder and three inch flywheel. Fitted with water and pressure gauges, whistle, etc, finished in bright metal, metallic green with "Brick Effect" to boiler and chimney, boiler powered by electricity, condition very good, overall size, 10 x 13 x 11 inch high.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 1065
A Substantial Early XX Century Vertical Live Steam Engine, probably by Marklin of Germany, single cylinder set to side of boiler, water glass, pressure gauge, burner, all intact, 40cm high.
Estimate:  £250 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 1067
A Quantity of Live Steam Spares, including a line shaft, small vertical engine, boilers among other items.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 1068
A Scratch Built Copper Boiler, overall length 16 inches.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 1069
A Model of a Horizontal Live Steam Engine, by Southworth Engines of Chesterfield, single cylinder of 1.5 inch stroke, disc crank, eccentric driver steam valve and 6 inch spoked flywheel. The model mounted on aluminium and wood base of 6 x 13 inch.
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 1070
A "Home" Designed and Part Built Live Steam Example of a Steam Tractor, engineered chassis with a copper boiler, "Six Wick" burner, sight glass, pressure gauge and integral fuel tank, connected to two "Stuart 10v" vertical steam engines, further connected to various Mamod and other makes, flywheels, drive belts, road wheels, etc. As stated the model is unfinished but worthy of further inspection with a view to finishing and innovative machine, or sadly a rich source of spare parts. Overall dimension 15 x 7 x 10 inch high.
Estimate:  £80 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £230
Lot 1071
An Engineered Part Built 3 Inch Gauge Live Steam 2-4-0 Locomotive, silver soldered, copper boiler with sight glass etc, twin outside cylinders, 3 inch driving wheels, overall length 18 inch, no build information or boiler certificate.
Estimate:  £80 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 1072
The Following Three Lots Were All Built By Peter Southworth using Southworth Engines Chesterfield Based Kits. The Engines are from the 'Lincoln Series which are based on Robey's of Lincoln Slide Valve Engines. All are finished to a very high standard.

A Single Cylinder Horizontal Slide Valve Steam Engine, with 1 inch stroke, 6 inch flywheel and sat on an aluminium base c.11 x 6 inches.
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £290
Lot 1073
A Twin Tandem Compound Horizontal Slide Valve Steam Engine, with 1 inch stroke, 7 inch 'grooved' flywheel, sat on an aluminium base c.16 x 6inches.
Estimate:  £200 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £360
Lot 1074
A Twin Cross Compound Horizontal Slide Valve Steam Engine, with 1 inch stroke, 7 inch centre mounted grooved flywheel, 1 inch stroke, sat on an aluminium base c.12 x 8 inches.
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £600
Lot 1075
A Stuart No. 5A Vertical Steam Engine, with additional oil reserves, lubricator and pump. Plus marine shaft coupling 2 inch bore and 2inch stroke, well built, believed to have been used in a large steam launch.
Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1100
Lot 1076
A Stirling Type Hot Air Engine, with single piston of one inch stroke connected to a 2.5 inch solid brass flywheel, supplied with separate fuel tank and burner, model finished in black and bright metal, overall dimension 10 x 3 x 4 inch, fair condition.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 1077
A Well Constructed Live Steam 2" Gauge Kit Built Gauge One Brass, Copper, Steel Model of a 4F Fowler (or similar) 0-6-0 Steam Locomotive, and Six Wheel Tender - the model is some 90/95% completed requiring mainly the fitting of small parts and/or paint, numbering, etc. The chassis with single inside cylinder, steps to cab, no brake; silver soldered copper boiler with "Two Wick" Burner, back head with pressure gauge and usual ancillary controls - the tender fitted with fuel and water tanks, manual water pump, steps, etc. The model currently finished in unpainted brass/copper, black to chassis and tender sides, overall length 21inch, no build information or paperwork.
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £260
Lot 1078
A Mamod Type Live Steam "Steam Plant", with a 2 x 4.5 inch copper boiler and burner connected to a single cylinder and piston of half inch stroke, further connected to a two inch solid flywheel, mounted on a 6 x 8.5 inch wooden base, height 7 inch, overall finished in green and bright metal. fair condition.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 1079
A Small Quantity of Components From a Live Steam Modeller, locomotive body and boiler, hot air "Gulper" cylinder and piston, etc.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 1080
A Live Steam "Steam Plant", with a 2 x 8 inch copper boiler and burner connected to two separate single cylinder pistons and flywheels of 1.5 and 1.25 inch diameter. Finished in black and bright metal, mounted on a wooden base of 7.5 x 10.5 inch, height 8.5 inch, fair condition.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 1081
A Kit Built Live Steam 'O' Gauge 2-2-2 C.N.R (or similar) Steam Locomotive, and Four Wheel Tender - copper boiler within "Two Wick" burner and integral fuel tank - built to a good standard and finished in overall black and bright metal, twin outside cylinders connected to central driving wheels, overall length 12inch with display track.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 1082
A Stirling Type Hot Air Engine, with a single cylinder of one inch stroke/half inch bore connected by a overhead beam to a three inch flywheel and further 1.5 inch pulley wheel, finished in bright metal and mounted on a 6 x 12 inch wooden base, height eight inch.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 1083
A Well Engineered Stirling Type Hot Air Engine, connected by vertical piston of 1 inch, stroke to a 2.5 inch diameter flywheel. Model finished in bright metal and mounted on a wooden base of 6 x 12 inches, height 6.5inch, overall condition very good.
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 1084
An Enthusiast Built Live Steam Engine, with a 2 x 5 inch copper boiler connected to a single cylinder and 1.5 inch flywheel, further connected to a generator providing power to an overhead light. Finished in green and brass finish and mounted on a 10 x 6 inch metal base.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 1085
A Stirling Type Hot Air Engine, connected to twin flywheels of two 2 inch diameter, overall size 5.5 inch square by 3 inch high, good condition, finished in bright metal and mounted on a wooden base - items missing burner.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 1086
A Model Two Stroke Petrol Engine, fitted with fuel tank, generator and two inch flywheel, mounted on a wooden base with an overall dimension of 3.5 x 5 x 6 inch high. An interesting model in dirty/poor condition, but worthy of further inspection.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 1087
A Single Cylinder Vertical Steam Engine, of 0.5 inch bore and one inch stroke, connected to a 2 inch flywheel, overall dimension 6 inch high, mounted on a 4 x 2.5 inch wooden base.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 1088
An Engineered Live Steam Brass/Steel Study/Example of an 'O' Gauge Four Wheel Tracked Chassis, fitted with a horizontal boiler, fuel tank and single wick burner, connected by twin cylinders to one set of wheels - the model finished in bright metal, overall dimension 7 x 2.5 x 5.5 inch.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 1089
An Engineered Live Steam brass Steel Study Example of an 'O' Gauge Four Wheel Tracked Chassis, fitted with a horizontal boiler, fuel tank and single wick burner, connected by twin cylinders to one set of wheels. The model appear 95% complete and finished in bright metal, overall dimension 7 x 2.5 x 5.5 inch.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 1090
An Engineered L.A.G Stirling Thermo Acoustic Engine, twin "Pyrex" tubes with stainless steel mesh, twin 1" stroke pistons connected to a 4" spoke brass flywheel, fitted brass burner, bright metal finish, overall size 11" long, 3" wide, 4 high.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 1091
A Well Engineered Charles Burrell and Sons One Inch Gauge Live Steam Showman's Road Traction Engine, coal fitted with hand pump, water and pressure gauges, whistle, dynamo and lighting, two speed gearing and a wealth of other detail and features. The engine is mounted as a static display on a wooden box of 26 x 12 x 5 inches, this base contains an electric motor etc, to operate the engine and lighting. Overall finished in red, yellow and bright metal brass, fitted with the name plate "Diana". Plus sign writing to to canopy "Thurstons Amusements". In addition a glass case "Cover" is supplied to give overall dimensions of 24 x 18 x 11 inches. There are no build details or boiler certificate.
Estimate:  £1500 - 2000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £2300
Lot 1095
A Quantity of Diecast Vehicles, by Corgi, all boxed including CCO7811 - Ford Transit.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 1096
A 'OO' Scale Peco Starter Track Set, (some items missing), a Hornby Track Pack (Complete), Hornby Viaduct, Hornby Elevated Pillars. Plus two Hornby Pullman Coaches, all boxed.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 1097
'G' Gauge an LGB Four Wheel Continental Post Car, two sets of points and two containers, (one damaged).
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 1098
Nine American Outline 'HO' Coaches, by Bachmann, Rivarossi and others. Liveries include Sante Fe, Amtrak, all boxed.
Estimate:  £25 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 1099
A Large Quantity of Plastic Figures, by Crescent, Herald, Airfix and others, all playworn.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 1100
A Small Quantity of 'HO' Scale Continental Railway Carriages, by Liliput and others, including French and Swiss Liveries, playworn.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 1101
Ten Early 2000's Corgi James Bond Vehicles, including Aston Martin Vanquish, Jaguar XKR and Aston Martin DB5, all boxed.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 1102
A Quantity of Original (Circa 1980's) Ghostbusters Plastic Action Figures and Vehicles, including Peter Venkman, Egon Spengler, Elto 1, small parts may be missing.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 1103
Eight Military Themed Plastic Kits, by various makers, including 1/35 Russian Street by Miniart, 1/35 German Field Kitchen by Tamiya, 1/72 LCVP Landing Craft by Pegasus, all appear unstarted, boxed with instructions, however unchecked.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 1104
Approximately Twenty Original He-Man Masters of The Universe Plastic Action Figures, playworn.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 1105
Five "OO" Scale Tri-ang and Similar Locomotives, including 0-6-0 Diesel Locomotive, among others, all spares/repair.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 1106
Ten 'HO' Scale Continental Wagons, by Jouef, Roco and others, all boxed.
Estimate:  £25 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 1107
A Quantity of 1:76th "OO" Scale and Model Commercial Vehicles, by Oxford, EFE and others, mainly loose.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
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