Lot 345 C/I Steam Locomotive Cabside Number plate "79" As carried by a C.T Hurry Riches designed 0-6-2T built originally for the Rhymney Railway as No 36 in August 1921. Absorbed into GWR stock on the 1st January 1948 and renumbered accordingly for many years this locomotive resided at Cardiff Docks with spells at Caerphilly, Dowlais and Rhymney. In 1954 it was moved from Radyr to Swindon works to be cut there in 1955. Restored front, the back being ex loco it is rare to find a two figure example with GWR stamping.

 

  Lot sold for £1700