Lot 200 Superb Brass Steam Locomotive Nameplate "FLYING DUTCHMAN" As carried by a Riddles designed BR Britannia Class 4-6-2 No "70018" Built at Crewe Works in June 1951.Allocations included Old Oak Common, Cardiff Canton, Carlisle Canal, Longsight, Crewe North, Crewe South, Carlisle Upperby and Carlisle Kingmoor from where it was withdrawn in December 1966.Cut up at Motherwell Machinery & Scrap, Wishaw, near Motherwell 05/67. A wonderful opportunity to own this first time in auction iconic plate. Ex Loco condition. Arguably one of the best names in the class!


  Lot sold for £14000