Model Loco at Auction

Photo: Bonhams

The Hawthorn Leslie 2-2-2 model with no boiler mentioned in the post dated 4 February failed to reach its reserve price of £2,000. However the model of the Trevithick 1805 Gateshead loco sold for £3,200.

Did You Know?

The NER was the first railway company to recognise a trade union, and to agree to arbitration as a method of settling disputes.