Calliope Steam Organ
An elaborate steam whistle organ, or ‘Calliope’.
This well made organ is mounted on a display trailer and comprises coal-fired vertical steam boiler driving an array of whistles via a keyboard. Complete with engine driven feed pump and various fittings, etc.
An unusual item and for sale in good, operational condition.
MORRIS 1947 Commercial Van
This nice example of a relatively untouched 1940’s Morris commercial van is in running condition, but may benefit from a little cosmetic attention and other work. Has been barn stored and is for sale complete with a new set of tyres and period registration, etc.
HURST Showmans Living Van
27 Ft Showmans Living Van
Built by Hursts of Retford in c1948, this is a particularly good condition three bay showmans van, with a highly original and almost untouched period interior. Mollycroft roof, painted ceilings, period stove, belly boxes and mudguards. Generally in very good condition, usable and ready to tow with good tyres.
Church Organ Steam Engine
An exceptional and very rare, if not unique find, this is church organ steam engine plant and wooden blower.
The original and complete plant comprises a handsome semi-portable style rivetted boiler (coal-fired) and overmounted single cylinder horizontal steam engine with feed boiler pump.
For sale in very nice original condition.
1815 “WATERLOO” Turrett Clock
THWAITES & REED
A fine 2 face stricking turret clock by the well known London clockmakers Thwaites and Reed
Originally sold via Exeter clockmakers Skinner, this clock was inscribed “1815”, in commemoration of the Battle of Waterloo.
Thought to be generally in good condition.
Ceremonial Bandsman’s Drum
From HMS Royal Navel Dockyard, Chatham, Kent
~ c1953 ~
Price On Application
BARRETT & Son, Canterbury Enamel Sign
A handsome vintage advertising sign in enamelled steel, from the well known (and still in existing) Barretts garages in Canterbury, Kent. Sign reads “G.R. Barrett & Son, Motor Engineers Canterbury, Garage for 100 cars, A.A. and R.A.C. Repairers, Largest & Most Up-To-Date Repair Works in Kent.