Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 1 December 2018

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 253, Auction Lot 423
Lot 423 A locomotive headboard, THE PALATINE, carried on the St Pancras to Manchester (Central) express. The title was introduced in 1938 but withdrawn during WWll and not re-introduced until 16 September 1957. Its last titled run was on 13 June 1964. This style of headboard was used from about 1961. 33¼"x16¼", in fine original condition. £2500-3000
 This lot sold for £2000.