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WE AUCTION LOCOMOTIVE NAMEPLATES & WORKSPLATES, STATION TOTEM SIGNS, POSTERS & ADVERTISING SIGNS PLUS MUCH MORE....

Nameplate ST SIMON, ex LNER A3 Class Locomotive built Doncaster in September 1923 under Works Number 1573. Originally numbered 4481 and then, in January 1946, was numbered 511. Just 4 months later became number 112 and finally 60112 in March 1949 under the BR regime. Allocated new to Doncaster and shuffled between there and Grantham until, during the War, had a spell at Copley Hill. Final depot was Kings Cross and withdrawal came in December 1964. Note: St Simon was the winner of the 1884 Ascot Gold Cup under the ownership of the Duke of Portland.

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Auction: May 2008 , Lot: 350
Sold for: £7,600
Nameplate ST SIMON, Ex LNER a3 Class Locomotive