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Vectis Auctions

24th September 2021

Vectis was established in 1988 and sell toys in many categories, including Trains, Tinplate, Constructional Toys, Railwayana and Books. All auctions are room sales and all are held live on-line reaching collectors worldwide. If there are pictures above this item, the catalogue is on-line and can be opened by clicking on the picture.

The Vectis auctions also have the past auctions on-line in their archive to see what prices were realised.


Lacy Scott and Knight Auctions

22nd October 2021

The Lacy Scott and Knight toy train auctions encompass all areas of collecting including steam, O-gauge and OO-gauge railway, diecast models by Corgi, Dinky, Matchbox, Spot-On, European manufacturers as well as Tinplate Toys. If there are pictures above this item, the catalogue is on-line and can be opened by clicking on the picture.

The Lacy Scott and Knight Auctions also have the past auctions on-line in their archive to see what prices were realised.


Special Auction Services

26th October 2021

Special Auction Services will have the Toys for the Collector auctions which contain a large and diverse selection of toys often including Hornby and other vintage toy trains. The December auction is the famous Trains Galore which ran for 20 years at Christie's. If there are pictures above this item, the catalogue is on-line and can be opened by clicking on the picture.


Eurospoor Show Hornby

Eurospoor Show Hornby

Eurospoor Show Hornby

Eurospoor

29th - 31st October 2021

The annual international Eurospoor model railway event will be staged at the Jaarbeurs in Utrecht, and includes many an excellent model railway layout in a large variety of gauges as well as an extensive marketplace. The Dutch HRCA will return for this venue with a 3-rail 0-Gauge layout 'British Tinplate Toy Trains' and a Hornby Dublo layout. We would hereby cordially invite anyone visiting the Netherlands to come and pay us a visit. Any train you might bring (or buy while there) is more than welcome to take a spin! For more information, please contact Peter Zwakhals (use the contact button) and/or the venue website Eurospoor


TCS Autumn Event

6th November 2021

The Train Collectors Society Autumn Event will take place at the Trinity Methodist Church Hall in Leicester. Doors open at 10:00. Model railway layouts and plenty of trade stands. Refreshments available.


Sandown Park Show

Sandown Park Show

Sandown Park Show

Sandown Park

13th November 2021

Barry Potter fairs event with 500 Stalls of Collectable Toys. The quality and variety of collectables on offer is breathtaking, with tables of toys and models for sale. Visitors and exhibitors travel from all over the UK and Europe to visit each event. The fair is held at the Sandown Park race course in Esher.


Excalibur Auctions

20th November 2021

Excalibur Auctions got more than ten years in the auction industry. Areas of speciality are model railways, diecast toys, movie memorabilia including film posters, autographs, comics and advertising items including travel and music posters.

Excalibur Auctions also have the past auctions on-line in their archive to see what prices were realised.