Sheffield Railway Auctions Realisations of Auction.
Held on Saturday December 8th 2007.
The Gateway Centre Derbyshire County Cricket Club Nottingham Road Derby DE21 6AF
LOTS 41-48: PULLMAN CAR ITEMS
41 PULLMAN CAR BRASS TABLE LAMP In brass with a wavy hexagonal base with a six-sided stem, the base and stem plain without decoration. The top is finished with the usual thistle finial. Clearly stamped “TC35” at the electrical input. Third Class parlour car No. 35 was built in 1926 and used extensively on the SR and LNER, withdrawn in 1963 and preserved at Beaulieu Motor Museum. Regrettably, it was dismantled in 1973. The lamp is a post-war version (not the original) made circa 1950 when the car was used in the “Golden Arrow.” Approx. 21” high with 6” diameter base. Fitted with an original pink Perspex shade which has a split. Refitted for operation at 240V AC (not tested). Lamp in VGC.