September 1, 2019
Its been a quiet one this month here at Rusty Relics. Just a distinct lack of items cropping up, maybe the holidays are to blame?. Even so there were still a few things to be had.
Our local auction house came up trumps with a selection of die-cast models, Including some...
August 1, 2019
A little look at what we've stumbled across this month here at Rusty Relics. After what seemed like a slow start to the month compared to June things soon picked up towards the end.
Whilst at the Hollowell Steam and Heavy Horse show 2019 we managed to find a f...
July 1, 2019
A little look at what we've stumbled across this month here at Rusty Relics. Its been a busy month with some rich pickings to be had.
Whilst setting up at St Albans Steam and Country show 2019 we managed to sniff out few things. 3 cast iron implement seats, a Pierce, a...
January 14, 2019
A liitle look at some of the Stationary engines seen at an open day in Norfolk on 6th January, Some nice large engines not often seen on the rally field
1913 8hp International Famous engine
1913 8hp Blackstone oil engine
1917 7hp Tangye hot bulb model BR stationary engin...
July 1, 2018
Here is a fantastic opportunity for any enthusiastic model engineer
A complete set of castings, Drawings and a commercially built copper boiler for the infamous 2 inch scale Burrell Scenic showmas road locomotive 'Thetford Town'
Taking a close look at the photos ab...
August 15, 2017
1943 Fordson N powered Automower winch unit
This 1943 Automower winch unit utilises a Fordson N tractor for its power unit. The tractor was built in August 1943 and the winch built by The Auto-Mower Engineering Company Limited in December 1943.
They were built for the Ad...
June 12, 2017
New arrival to the Rusty Relics stationary engine collection
Bradford 1A vertical water cooled 4 stroke diesel engine
Purchased via Ebay in March 2016 from Poole in Dorset. Only needing a basic service and a new head gasket before it was up and running.
Once running satis...
March 18, 2016
JAP LWY/W/3411 water cooled 4 stroke engine
Although at first glance it looks like other JAP water cooled engines it is infact very different to the type SC as fitted to the Dennis high pressure fire pumps. The...
March 1, 2016
A rare Jaguar E-Type found under a hedge is expected to sell for up to £100,000 at auction.
The red car which dates back to 1963 is popular with collectors and has just 44,870 miles on the clock.
It was found under a hedge in Bisley, Surrey, with its last tax disc displa...
November 3, 2015
A Ferguson combine is set to fetch between £8,000 and £10,000
A collection of vintage Coventry-built tractors could fetch over £400,000 when they go under the hammer.
Paul Rackham, of Camp Farm in Norfolk, is putting his collection of Ferguson and Massey Ferguson tract...
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A trip out to Norfolk for stationary engine open day
2 INCH SCALE THETFORD TOWN BURRELL SCENIC SHOWMANS ENGINE
Fordson N powered Automower winch unit
Water cooled JAP engine
Rare Jaguar E-Type found under a hedge to sell for up to £100,000 at auction
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