Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 7 March 2020

Great Central Railwayana Auction Sale 276, Auction Lot 156
Lot 156 A worksplate, LMS 4826 BUILT 1934 DERBY, an unusual plate believed to have been carried by the LMS Class 5 4-6-0 No 4826, later BR 44826, although this loco was actually built at Crewe and ten years later in 1944. It was allocated new to Belle Vue on 1 July 1944 and was shedded at Bath Green Park from 1947 until 1953 when he worked on the Somerset & Dorset Joint Line. Its later sheds were Farnley Junction and Holbeck from where it was withdrawn on 30 September 1967 and sold for scrap to Cashmores at Great Bridge. Cast iron, 10¼"x5¾", the front repainted. £300-500
 This lot sold for £120.