Alfred the Great loco to go under hammer

Alfred the Great steam locomotive model
Alfred the Great steam locomotive model

The next Chris Clubley and Co sale on Saturday March 12 will include a scratch-built model steam locomotive of Alfred The Great.

The sale also includes a Yamaha 125 Motorcycle RXS energy induction model.

Inside lots include a good collection of cameras and lenses, weather barometers, a Tunbridge ware workbox, ruby glass beaker, a small quantity of bank notes and a comical dog print.

A number of railway books and DVDs can also be unearthed in the sale. A small quantity of model railway items compliment the scratch built steam locomotive.

The sale includes a good collection of 19th century and later furniture. The department includes two Victorian chest of drawers, a draw leaf table, an Art Noveau magazine rack, a bentwood coat stand, a claw foot console table, four Victorian balloon back chairs, an early 19th century chair and a mahogany cake stand.

Timekeeping will not be a problem throughout the sale.

The lots include a 1930s Westminster chiming longcase clock besides a modern three chime longcase clock.

Outside lots include a small collection of white goods, an assortment of chesterfield sofas (all as found), a wicker basket, various garden tools, Jazzy 1121 mobility scooter and a ride on mobility scooter.

The sale will commence at 12.30pm with plants. The plant section includes various hedging and rhododendrons.

Further details are obtainable from www.chrisclubley.co.uk/auctions/.

Entries are being invited for the April 9 sale.