Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Auction at Derby
   

Auction Catalogue: Sheffield Railwayana, 8 June 2013

Sheffield Railwayana Auction Sale 157, Auction Lot 392
Lot 392 A locomotive nameplate, WILLIAM CAWKWELL, from the London & North Western Railway Experiment Class 4-6-0 No 2269, LMS 5484, built at Crewe in December 1906 and named after the LNWR General Manager 1858-1874 who became a Director in 1873 and Deputy Chairman in 1884. It was withdrawn in August 1931. 55 ½" long and incorporating the building date. The front lightly polished.
 This lot sold for £6000.