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Postal Auction Catalogue, Closing Date: 18 April 2014
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Lot 621 Whistles: GNR "Acme Thunderer" type brass whistle with initials stamped into side. Well used condition. - Sold for £24 to bidder number 1176.
Lot 622 Whistles: LMS "Acme Thunderer" type chromed brass whistle. Company initials stamped into side. Plus two similar with initials, in two different styles, stamped into mouthpiece. Good well used condition. (3) - Sold for £45 to bidder number 234.
Lot 623 Whistles: GWR "Acme Thunderer" type chromed brass whistle with initials stamped into one side and "P.WAY 5384" stamped into the other. General chrome loss. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 287.
Lot 624 Whistles: LNER barrel type chromed brass whistle. Company initials clearly visible. Good condition. - Sold for £22 to bidder number 1176.
Lot 625 Whistles: LNER "Acme Thunderer" type nickel whistle. Company initials stamped into side. Plus another similar with initials stamped into mouthpiece. Good condition. (2) - Sold for £22 to bidder number 372.
Lot 626 Whistles: BR(M) "Acme Thunderer" type chromed brass whistle. Initials stamped into side. Plus similar BR(W), BR(S) and BR(E) examples. Good used condition. (4) - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1176.
Lot 627 Whistles: LEEDS CORPORATION TRAMWAYS (probably) "Acme Thunderer" type chromed brass whistle. Initials "LCT" stamped into side. Chrome loss and wear. - Sold for £18 to bidder number 372.
Lot 628 Medals: LMS bronze commemorative medal issued for service during the national emergency of May 1926 (general strike). 2" diameter, the front showing embossed image of Britannia, rear showing figure and locos. Complete with original box. Medal VGC, box fair. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 376.
Lot 629 Medals: GWR Staff Association silverplate and enamel medal. Small sized, shield type design showing name in light and dark blue enamel in centre. Awarded at the music festival in 1948. Contained in original presentation box. Good condition. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.
Lot 630 Medals: GWR TAUNTON silver plate winners medal awarded in the Taunton & District Soccer League Knock Out Cup 1946. Shield shaped, 1¼" x 1", 'GWR' engraved on rear. Good condition. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.
Lot 631 Medals: GER hallmarked silver and enamel watch fob type badge. 1" diameter. Front shows coat of arms in red, white and blue enamel, rear shows batwing design and "1922". Issued by the company to mark the grouping. Good used condition. Plus Chartered Institute of Transport - Past Chairman modern type badge showing official crest in gilt and contained in presentation box. (2) - Sold for £20 to bidder number 372.
Lot 632 Medals: Small collection of four commemorative MEDALS relating to the various expositions in Paris including congress of electricians 1881 (appears to have been awarded to CE Spagnoletti), Universelle Exposition 1878, similar 1889, industrial inventors exhibition (undated). Plus similar for International Inventors Exhibition London 1885. Mostly ornately designed issues in bronze. Some wear and scratching. (5) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.
Lot 633 Signal Box Plates: SIGNALBOX INSTRUMENT BRASS DESCRIPTION PLATE with wax infill engraved lettering "Colthrop Sidings". 1½" x 4¾", some infill missing, mounted on board. - This item was not sold.
Lot 634 Signal Box Plates: SIGNALBOX INSTRUMENT IVORINE DESCRIPTION PLATE "Signal from Bass & Co Sidings to Down Guild St. Sidings". Ex box condition. - Sold for £60 to bidder number 432.
Lot 635 Small Items Misc: LBSCR brass match striker. 5½" x 1½", ornate design with embossed company initials. Good condition. - Sold for £40 to bidder number 1871.
Lot 636 Small Items Misc: METROPOLITAN DISTRICT RAILWAY brass match striker. 5" x 1½", company initials stamped into edge. Good condition. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820.
Lot 637 Small Items Misc: LNWR brass paperweight. Circular with ornate knob on top. Company initials stamped into base. - Sold for £20 to bidder number 376.
Lot 638 Small Items Misc: LNER cast metal paperweight depicting Hush-Hush High Pressure locomotive 10000. Contained in original box as issued. Box faded, loco good. - Sold for £90 to bidder number 4937.
Lot 639 Small Items Misc: SECR brass and wood carriage window strap fixing. Company initials stamped into brass. Good condition. - Sold for £16 to bidder number 372.
Lot 640 Small Items Misc: LMS pocket watch manufactured by RECTA. Rear stamped "LMS 12357". Appears to be working. - Sold for £50 to bidder number 384.