Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 1 September 2018

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 249, Auction Lot 177
Lot 177 A nameplate, CARMANIA, from Class 40 D218, later 40028. New in August 1959, EE.VF 2684/D445 and named in September 1962; the plates were removed in 1973. Withdrawn from Longsight in October 1984 and cut up at Crewe Works in February 1988. Cast aluminium, 28¼"x14¾", cleaned and the front repainted retaining all its original fixing bolts to the rear. £6000-8000