Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 1 June 2019

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 262, Auction Lot 305
Lot 305 A South African Railways cabside numberplate, 4090, from a 3ft 6ins gauge SAR Class GMAM 4-8-2+2-8-4 Beyer Garratt built by Beyer Peacock, Works No 7756, in 1956 for main line work. The last class of Garratt in service with the SAR, they were withdrawn from regular service from the mid-1980s. Cast brass, 20¾"x14½", in ex loco condition. £400-600