Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 1 December 2018

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 253, Auction Lot 388
Lot 388 A South African Railways cabside numberplate, 2299, from a Class GM 4-8-2+2-8-4 Beyer Garratt built by Beyer Peacock, Works No 6891, in 1938 for working on the Johannesburg-Zeerust-Mafeking line. They were all withdrawn from Pietersburg in 1974. Cast brass, 20½"x14¼", cleaned and the front repainted. (See also next Lot) £400-600
 This lot sold for £620.