Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 2 June 2018

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 245, Auction Lot 24
Lot 24 A worksplate, BRITISH RAILWAYS, DONCASTER, 1965, AEI, ENGLISH ELECTRIC, from Class 86 E3119, later 86229. New to Crewe Electric in October 1965; named SIR JOHN BETJAMAN at St Pancras station in June 1983, then renamed LIONS CLUB INTERNATIONAL in 1998 until withdrawal in 2003. Currently stored at Long Marston. Cast aluminium, 8½"x5¾". The front repainted, the back stamped 86 229. £500-800