Guild members William Irwin , John Denton and Neil Carey at the november 2008 meeting
The following items are offered for sale by tender on behalf of the Estate of the late George Ovenden.
Three Meccano outfits viz: 1 x No.5 : 1 x No.6 : 1 x No.9
All are complete.
Contents of each are based on an early 1960's parts inventory.
Housed in strong non-Meccano wooden boxes.
In play-worn condition and the colour of some of the parts may not be in keeping with the period.
Each set contains an instruction manual and two sets of 2 1/2" road wheels (plastic and tin-plate, 4 of each).
N.B. The No.9 outfit, Part No.162b (boiler without ends) has a 20 mm split at one end.
Mechanical Workshop set. Although missing the outer cardboard sleeve the contents are still in their unopened plastic bags complete with instruction manual.
Clockwork Motors. 1 x No.2; 2 x No.1A; 1 x No.1 (boxed); 2 x Magic (1 boxed). Despite paint loss these motors all run satisfactorily and include keys.
2 x Richard 6 ratio motors boxed. These have lower mountings than the Meccano version. Both have been used but run well with no apparent gear damage.
1 x Meccano 6 ratio motor boxed. This has also been used but runs well with no apparent gear damage.
1 x Meccano power tool kit (electric screwdriver with attachments) unopened.
Constructor Quarterly Magazines.
These run from No.34 (September 1996) to No.53 (September 2001) inclusive. 20 in total all in excellent condition.
Highest bid not necessarily accepted.
Purchasers to pay all delivery charges.
Offers and (any enquiries) to be received by David Wall no later than 30 September 2015 at following address.
45 Kath Hopper Drive