You're looking at another top-quality rare investment item being sold by GEORGE’S GOOD STUFF, home of some of the finest all-original diecast and model railways vintage models and other fantastic nostalgic collectables you'll find on ebay, or indeed anywhere!
This beautiful collector's piece is an absolutely superb Hornby Railways No. R717 'Arnolds Sands' 5-Plank Wagon, OO Gauge, all original model and window box from 1980-85, in brown plastic with silver metal wheels and white lettering for Arnolds Sands of Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire.
Part of a large collection acquired from a private enthusiast, this Hornby Railways wagon was destined to be part of an ambitious home model rail layout that never quite got off the ground, so the model has spent its life in storage in its 1980s style red window box, never been run or even out on display!
One of many great vintage collectables and model railway locos, rolling stock, accessories and train sets now available in our ebay store ... click our logo above or below to straight there and have a good browse!
- Model condition - this great Hornby open wagon is in perfect condition, never been run, probably only ever been out of its box for our photos in the past 30 years, a superb addition to any Hornby layout 10/10
- Box condition - the red window box is showing slight signs of its long life in storage with a little crushing to the card above the window, all clean, crisp and bright with all flaps and tabs present and strong and the cellophane window intact, superb 10/10
The best way of judging this item is to scroll down and study the photos alongside on the right - there are several close-up views to help you make up your mind.
This is yet another top quality item from GEORGE’S GOOD STUFF, and, unless otherwise specified, all models and boxes are guaranteed 100 per cent original and unretouched.
UK buyers - cheque, postal order or PayPal. Overseas buyers - PayPal or bank transfer. Sorry, no money orders.
For single or combined lots totalling over £250 we will accept payment by instalments over three months, providing the buyer's ebay rating is at least 100... please note that item(s) will not be sent out until payment is complete.
P&P and shipping charges are shown at the top of the listing.
NOTE: All items of £100 or higher in value will be sent by insured Special Delivery (for UK buyers) or by insured International Signed For (non-UK), for a small additional cost on our Standard Rate of postage. If buyers do not wish to pay for this extra secure service, we will of course send the item at the Standard Rate, but in these circumstances the buyer would take full responsibility for any loss or damage in the post.
All items are professionally packed in sturdy brand new recyclable boxes, fully protected with plenty of bubble wrap, foam chips, tape etc and will arrive in exactly the same condition as you see them here.
We will combine p&p fees for people who win more than one of our auctions. All items are despatched within three business days of cleared payment being received.
BUY IT NOW items are added every week, many of them Buy It Now Or Best Offer. Don't be afraid to try your luck by making us a fair offer on any of our Buy It Now collectables - you could win the item for a lot less than you might expect! We are very generous discounters and often will take the first offer we receive to keep our stock moving. We'd rather they were being appreciated in a collector's cabinet than locked away in our storage warehouse!
AUCTIONS of our very latest stock are launched every Sunday evening on ebay, between 9pm and 11pm UK time, with a special selection of the the best of our latest finest quality collectable items. These auctions always run for seven days and always attract masses of interest, with the bids usually coming in at the last minute... so make sure if you want something that you get your best bid in as soon as you can! (NOTE: We do not end auction items early, as this is unfair on would-be bidders, so any such requests will be politely refused.)
Our shop is well stocked with top quality nostalgic collectables from the 1950s, 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s, with plenty of Buy It Now items, including diecast models, tinplate, model railways, comics, books, games, robots and toys - click our logo below to go straight to our shop right now and have a good browse of what we have to offer!
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Specialists for GEORGE'S GOOD STUFF are:
Diecast models including Corgi, Dinky, Matchbox, Spot On, Budgie, Crescent etc, plus tinplate and clockwork, annuals, comics, games and all other general toys and nostalgic items - George Robinson
Model railways including Hornby/Hornby Dublo, Triang, Lima, Bachmann, Graham Farish, clockwork/tinplate trains and Scalextric etc - Matthew G. Robinson
Film memorabilia and autographs, including figurines, props, scripts etc - Angus J. P. Henderson
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