MAJOR AUCTION – COWRA, N.S.W
FRIDAY 31st March, SATURDAY 1st and SUNDAY 2nd April 2017
On account of the Cowra War, Rail and Rural Museum who are relinquishing their Complete Museum collection
10291 Mid Western Highway, Cowra, NSW (Bathurst Road).
OVER 2000 LOTS COMPLETELY UNRESERVED
Extensive collection of Railway, Military, Petrol & Oil and General including Army tanks, trucks, vehicles, motor bikes, WWI and WWII articles of interest including horse drawn, Cowra Prisoner of War, displays, uniforms, full length Railway carriages, numerous station signs, station furnishings, train lights, crossing signs and lighting, gauges, clocks, station seating, ticket machines, telephones, carriage racks, carriage seats, lamps, model trains including massive working model train display and all things Railway along with petrol, oil and garage and other signage, petrol pumps, display cabinets, National cash register, side show and numerous other collectables.
Agents Comments: Cowra War, Rail and Rural Museum was founded by the Horsfall Family in 1979 and sits on approx. 3.5 acres on the outskirts of Cowra. Significantly important collection of War including many items relating to the WWII Cowra Prisoner of War camps and many items from WWI along with an impressive line up of war vehicles, tanks, trucks, bikes etc. The collection includes many interesting and rare Railway related items many dating back to the very early beginnings of Railway in this country along with many items of general interest including a very early Bondi bell circa 1901 and a most magnificent early National cash register. Approx. 450 misc. signs. All items are in excellent condition for age with the majority of the collection under cover and dry.
FURTHER DETAILS TO FOLLOW INCLUDING FULL CATALOGUE by 6th March 2017
FULL ONLINE and ABSENTEE BIDDING AVAILABLE. NO PHONE BIDDING. NO ITEMS AVAILABLE FOR SALE PRIOR TO AUCTION
12.5% Buyers Premium applies to all lots
Payment: EFT, EFTPOS or CASH ONLY. ABSOLUTELY NO CHEQUES.
Catering available. Book Accommodation early.
Auctioneer: Ashley Burns 0408 618 294
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