Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 1 December 2018

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 253, Auction Lot 54
Lot 54 A worksplate, LONDON & NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY, 62706, DARLINGTON, 1927, from a LNER D49 Class 4-4-0 No 266 built at Darlington in December 1927 and named FORFARSHIRE. It was renumbered 2706 in 1946 and became BR 62706. A long time Haymarket engine, it moved in April 1957 to Thornton Junction from where it was withdrawn on 3 February 1958 and later scrapped. Cast brass, 9"x5", the front repainted. £400-600