Part of the superb Wrenn Railways collection of John Martin is being auctioned on Saturday 24th September at the Vectis sale at the Benn Hall, Rugby. Valued at in excess of £40000, a large proportion of the 72 locomotives for sale are Wrenn Railways limited editions with many locomotives expected to fetch well over £500 each. Bids may be made by internet right up until 10:30 GMT on Saturday 24th September and so if any of the collection catch your eye and you are not able to attend you may bid up until this time. Examples of locomotives for sale are listed below.
W2410, Limited Edition (ins) 0-6-0 SR olive green R1 Class Tank Locomotive No.1047 complete with certificate No.49 of 350, plaque, length of track and plinth, condition Mint in Excellent to Excellent Plus box dated 1/89 but with slight tear to one corner. Estimate: £700 -£750
W2313 (ins) 4-6-2 BR green Princess Coronation Class Locomotive and Tender No.46234 "Duchess of Abercorn", condition Mint in Near Mint to Mint box dated 10/92. Estimate: £750 -£800
W2276/5P (ins) 4-6-2 Southern Malachite green Streamlined West Country Class Locomotive and Tender No.21C101 "Exeter" complete with Golden Arrow decorations to front and sides of loco, condition Mint in Near Mint box dated 9/88. Estimate: £750 -£800
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