Hols for Heroes - Auction of rare book - Train Enthusiasts' Dream! - ends 14/8/12

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  1. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    In this auction you may bid for

    A limited edition reprint copy of the W J Basset-Lowke & Co Catalogue 1904-5

    Kindly donated by DB216LOKDVR as he's a bon oeuf.

    It's numbered 750 of 5000, in excellent condition and comes with its original posting packet, also numbered 750.

    It has full details and sketch drawings of everything for the model railway enthusiast, from bridges to signals, boilers to blower cocks, and breast drills to dynamos.
    It's a collector's item, a work of art and an insight into engineering history all at once.

    Winning bid includes postage to UK or BFPO address.


    The auction will run until
    Tuessday, 14th August at 1800 hours (UK Time)



    All proceeds to Holidays4Heroes.
    By bidding or taking part in the auctions in any way, you agree tacitly to abide by the Auction Rules.​
     

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  2. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    And I'll open the bidding at £15.
     
  3. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    Monday BUMP in case anyone's NOT watching the Olympics.
     
  4. If this doesn't go, GRB pm me as it'll make a Chrimbo pressie for my Father in Law who's a bit of a train spotter.
     
  5. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    Thanks, Daxx. Roger that.
     
  6. Grownup_Rafbrat

    Grownup_Rafbrat LE Good Egg (charities)

    This auction petered out, so the book has now been sold to Daxx. Thank you to him for his offer and to DB216LOKDVR for his kind donation of yet another item.