Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 7 March 2020

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 276, Auction Lot 121
Lot 121 A worksplate, LNER, BUILT 1944, SR, from a Stanier Class 8F type 2-8-0 built to LNER order by the Southern Railway at Brighton in 1944 and loaned to the LNER, their Class O6 No 7655, renumbered 3104 in 1946 and 3504 in 1947. On transfer to the LMS in 1947 it was numbered 8709 and became BR 48709 the following year. Its later sheds included Widnes and Speke Junction from where it was withdrawn in July 1967 and sold for scrap to Cashmores at Great Bridge. Cast brass, 10½"x6", the front repainted. £250-400
 This lot sold for £620.