Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Auction at Derby
   

Auction Catalogue: Sheffield Railwayana, 8 June 2013

Sheffield Railwayana Auction Sale 157, Auction Lot 224
Lot 224 A worksplate, VULCAN FOUNDRY, 5111, 1944, from a War Department Austerity 2-8-0 built by Vulcan to Ministry of Supply order, WD No 78710. Loaned to the LNER in November 1945 and purchased by them in December 1946, LNER Class O7 No 3174, becoming BR 63174 in 1948 and 90495 in 1950. Allocated first to New England but spent most of its life at Mexborough from where it was withdrawn on 29 December 1962 and despatched for scrap to Central Wagon Co at Wigan on 9 July 1963. Cast brass 9¾"x5¾", the front repainted.
 This lot sold for £350.