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Galvanised Milk Crates
Galvanised Milk Crates
A large quantity of one hundred plus original post-war galvanised wirework milk crates.

See our "Dairy Equipment" section for more details of those available. 
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Chimney Pots

Many original, quality, early 19th century or older chimney pots are usually available.

See our "Chimney Pots" section for more details of those available. 
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Chimney Pots



Staddle Stones
Staddle Stones
Many original, quality, early 19th century or older staddle stones are usually available.

See our "Stone Sinks, Troughs and Staddle Stones" section for more details of those available. 
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Stone Sinks and Troughs

Many original, quality, early 19th century or older stone sinks and troughs are usually available.

See our "Stone Sinks and Troughs" section for more details of those available. 
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Stone Sinks and Troughs



Red Glass Brick / Panels 8 available AT43
Red Glass Brick / Panels 8 available AT43
Original, quality 1960's overlaid clear glass block with red glass interior. These were popular as interior room dividers but could also be used for exterior glazing. All perfect and complete.

7.5" x 7.5" x 3" front to back.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 26.00


Wrought Iron Decorative Panel AT42
Original, quality mid to late 19th century blacksmith made, decorative wrought iron ' D ' shaped panel probably from an entrance / archway overthrow or in front of a window over the front door. This superb example is two sided in relief and has detailed acanthus leaves, some of the original gilding and six mounting plates, each with two countersunk screw holes for mounting. A great looker and not easy to find these today.

D shape 54" x 25" tall.

Mounting brackets at base 2.25"

Each other brackets 3.25" each.

 
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Price: 300.00


Wrought Iron Decorative Panel AT42



Huge Oak Wine Barrel B4
Huge Oak Wine Barrel B4
Original, quality huge 1920's cooper made oak wine barrel with ten thick wrought iron bands. This barrel of gigantic proportions will hold together tightly if kept full of liquid or outside to the elements. A great looking barrel with many uses. Complete and in good order.

49" tall x 27" base diam.

31" widest in middle.

 
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Price: 100.00


Cast Iron Balustrades 3 matching available F4
Original, quality mid late 19th century matching cast iron balustrades, with good cast detail. This example is in the old tired finish to have good repairs and now, in good order but needing a clean up. Other matching but smaller balustrades may well be available ref code F3. Complete and in good and working order.

36.5" x 9" x 1.5".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 56.00


Cast Iron Balustrades 3 matching available F4



Cast Iron Balustrades 6 available F3
Cast Iron Balustrades 6 available F3
Original, quality run of mid late 19th century matching cast iron balustrades, with good cast detail. This example is in the old tired finish, in good order but needing a clean up. Other matching but larger balustrades may well be available ref code F4. Complete and in good and working order.

34.5" x 4.25" x 1.5".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 36.00


Cast Iron Balusters F2
25 matching, original, quality, early to mid 19th century, cast iron balusters of a tapered cluster column form, with acanthus leaf decorations to the base and mid way. 1.5" of the length, at the base, would have been set in lead on stone. The tops are angle cut, so these were probably used on a staircase, but could be trimmed to suit a balcony or fencing on a low wall. The old paint deserves a good sand blasting, otherwise all is complete and in good order.

25 x 33.5". 2.5" x 1.5".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 23.00


Cast Iron Balusters F2



Cast Iron Balustrades, 5 available F1
Cast Iron Balustrades, 5 available F1
Original, quality, mid to late 19th century, fancy cast iron balustrades uprights in an Aesthetic Movement pattern to include ivy leaf designs. The top mount is adjustable to allow for steps etc. The old paint deserves a good sand-blasting, otherwise complete and in good order.

36" x 8.5" x 1".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 34.00


Pair of Heavy Cast Iron Gate Pillar Caps G16
Original, quality late 19th century heavy cast iron gate pillar caps with square bases and a pyramidal shape above. All in old black paint and complete and in good order.

15.75" square max x 15" tall approx.

Inner aperture beneath 9" x 9".

 
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Price: 350.00


Pair of Heavy Cast Iron Gate Pillar Caps G16



Large Stone Grindstone Wheel G6
Large Stone Grindstone Wheel G6
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century heavy circular stone grindstone wheel with a square hole to the centre and a super lichen covered and weathered surface to one side. Complete and in good order.

23" x 4.5".

 
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Price: 156.00


Small Cast Iron Corner Hayrack HR77
Original, quality, late 19th century, cast iron, wall mounted corner hayrack, for feeding horses, but also ideal for a wall planter. Each side has two mounting lugs, with countersunk screw holes and all is complete and in good and order.

28" tall x 29" wide when laid on ground.

 
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Price: 85.00


Small Cast Iron Corner Hayrack HR77



Wrought Iron Corner Hayrack HR36
Wrought Iron Corner Hayrack HR36
Original, quality, 19th century blacksmith made heavy wrought iron wall mounted corner hayrack. Used originally for feeding horses in stables, also ideal for a corner planter. Complete and in good order.

33" tall x 34" wide when laid on ground

 
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Price: 85.00


25ft 6" Builders Wooden Ladder LA2
Middle ladder in picture. Original, quality, pre-war, 25ft 6" long, wooden builders' / roofers' ladder in what appears to be unused condition and totally free of woodworm. The wood is probably spruce or another coniferous pine wood with the rungs wire supported. All is complete and in good order and suitable for use or as a feature display.

25' 6" x 14" to 15.5" x 4".

 
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Price: 85.00


25ft 6



27ft Builders Wooden Ladder LA1
27ft Builders Wooden Ladder LA1
Top ladder in picture. Original, quality, pre-war, 27ft long, wooden builders' / roofers' ladder in what appears to be unused condition and totally free of woodworm. The wood is probably spruce or another coniferous pine wood with the rungs wire supported at intervals. All is complete and in good order and suitable for use or as a feature display.

27ft x 14" to 15.5" x 4".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 85.00


French Flint Millstone M2
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century small circular millstone, originally used for grinding down wheat for flour etc. Two similar stones were used with the grooved surfaces to each other. This example is cut from French Flint blocks and has a square hole to the centre and radiating grooves to take the ground result out of the sides. The non-grooved surfaced is domed to ensure maximum weight onto the lower stone. Complete and in good order.

20" diam x 3.5" thick at outer edge.

6" thickest to the centre.

 
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Price: 300.00


French Flint Millstone M2



Square Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH24
Square Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH24
Original, quality late 19th century square cast iron rain hopper with flanges to the back with bolt holes for mounting. Will take a 2.75" internal diam drainpipe. Complete and in good and working order.

11.5" tall total.

12.5" wide.

12" front to back.

 
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Price: 65.00


White Painted Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH22
Original, quality circa 1900, small cast iron rectangular shaped rain hopper with an embossed Art Nouveau design to the front. This example will fit a 2.5" drainpipe, has two holes to the backplate and has an old coat of white paint. Complete and in good and working order.

Total 8.5" tall including base collar.

12.5" wide.

6" front to back.

 
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Price: 56.00


White Painted Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH22



Corner Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH21
Corner Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH21
Original, quality late 19th century cast iron corner rain hopper with side mounting lugs with holes, and an embossed Tudor rose design to the front. This example will take a 3" internal diameter downpipe and has some corrosion damage to the top of the back, otherwise all is complete and in good and working order.

13.5" tall including collar.

9.25" each side.

10.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 56.00


Corner Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH20
Original, quality late 19th century cast iron corner rain hopper with a bow front, two lugs with mounting holes and embossed "T. Elsley" to the reverse for the manufacturer. This example will take a 4" internal diameter drain downpipe and all is complete and in good and working order.

15.5" tall including collar.

10" deep each side.

10" front to back.

 
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Price: 85.00


Corner Cast Iron Rain Hopper RH20



Courthill St. Cast Iron Sign S177
Courthill St. Cast Iron Sign S177
Original, quality, late 19th century, Scottish, wall mounted, cast iron street sign detailing "Courthill St." in a rectangular shape, with canted corners, a bead to the outer edge and two screw holes for mounting. The lower rim is also embossed "Grangemouth Iron Co Falkirk" for the maker. In the old paint awaiting cleaning, but otherwise complete and in good order.

27" x 7".

0.5".

 
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Price: 100.00


Cotswold Stone Roof Ridge Tile T182
Original, quality 19th century Cotswold Stone Roofing Ridge Tile with a good weathered finish with mosses and lichen. Some old damage to the plain end which could be shortened if required back on a roof.

26" x 11" and 6" tall.

 
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Price: 65.00


Cotswold Stone Roof Ridge Tile T182



Cast Iron Window W450
Cast Iron Window W450
Original, quality late 19th century tall rectangular shaped cast iron window with glazing bars for small diamond shaped glass panels. This window was from an estate cottage on the "Sutton Estate" in Berkshire, originally part of the "Sutton Seeds" Empire. Complete and in good and working order but needs re-glazing of course. Another matching window of the same size may well be available ref code: W449, but with an inner opening panel.

57" tall x 18.5" x 7/8" front to back.

 
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Price: 165.00


Cast Iron Window W449
Original, quality late 19th century tall rectangular shaped cast iron window with glazing bars for small diamond shaped glass panels. This window was from an estate cottage on the "Sutton Estate" in Berkshire, originally part of the "Sutton Seeds" Empire. This example has an inner larger shaped hinged window section within and all is complete and in good and working order but needs reglazing of course. Great as a window or glazed for a mirror. Another matching window of the same size may well be available, but without the facility inner opening faceality ref code: W450.

57" tall x 18.5" x 7/8" front to back.

Inner hinged window 20.5" x 12".

 
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Price: 165.00


Cast Iron Window W449



Pair of Heavy Cartwheels W1
Pair of Heavy Cartwheels W1
Original, quality pair of late 19th century wooden cartwheels from a horsedrawn hay waggon or farm cart. This super heavy pair of wheels have twelve spokes, large hubs with wrought iron bands and blacksmith made wrought iron tyres. Complete and well used with each wheel still in one piece. Lost of old worm damage as you would expect for this age but still very solid.

38" tall.

Tyres 3" wide.

Hubs 12.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 385.00


Wrought Iron Well Head WB5
Original, quality late 19th century blacksmith made wrought iron well head frame with the suspended pulley type wheel for the bucket rope to the centre. The original side posts have been removed and replaced with two wrought iron bar supports to push into the foundations. Otherwise all original and in good and working order.

Total height to tip of point 59".

Width of uprights 44.75".

Height of main side supports 38".

 
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Price: 450.00


Wrought Iron Well Head WB5



Pair of British Rail Cast Iron Wall Ties WT2
Pair of British Rail Cast Iron Wall Ties WT2
Original, quality pair of 1920's rectangular shaped cast iron wall ties embossed "BR (W) Signal Dept" for British Rail Western Region. The first we seen. These originally came from Lambourn Railway Station and are complete and in good and working order.

18" x 13.25" x 3" front to back.

 
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Price: 230.00


Pair of Circular Cast Iron Wall Ties WT1
Original, quality pair of heavy early 19th century cast iron wall tie plates of a circular form with good detail. All has been cleaned and repainted black to the front and red oxide primer to the reverse. Complete and in good and working order.

14.5" diam.

1" thickest.

 
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Price: 125.00


Pair of Circular Cast Iron Wall Ties WT1

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