Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 1 September 2018

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 249, Auction Lot 33
Lot 33 A South African Railways cabside numberplate, 3509, from a 3ft 6ins gauge Class 25 4-8-4 built by the North British Locomotive Co, Works No 27369, in 1954 with condensing apparatus. Most had their condensing apparatus removed between 1979 and 1982, including No 3509, and were re-classified to Class 25NC with the initials NC being added after the Class number on the numberplate. Cast brass, 20¾"x14½", original paintwork, the front polished. £450-700
 This lot sold for £360.