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Ozwrenches has a modest collections of Enamel Signs, Oil & Petrol Tins, etc, more to come

Pictured below are some images and details of items surplus to our requirements and now available to purchase or swap.

If considering making a purchase, don't be afraid to make contact on the link above and ask questions or request additional pictures.

Item Picture
Item Description
Tins
 

This is a New South Wales Railways 5 gallon fuel drum for Gangers and Inspectors motorised trikes or Towing Inspection Cars (TIC) which is the official name for the motorised trolleys. The brass cap is branded NSWTD (Transport Department) and has the TIC initials. The drums were made in the NSWGR Permanent Way Workshops to a design drawn up in 1939

Ref TIC-Green

Price $150, pickup only, Melbourne South East

This is a New South Wales Railways 5 gallon fuel drum for Gangers and Inspectors motorised trikes or Towing Inspection Cars (TIC) which is the official name for the motorised trolleys. The brass cap is branded NSWTD (Transport Department) and has the TIC initials. The drums were made in the NSWGR Permanent Way Workshops to a design drawn up in 1939.

A previous owner has imagined it was for Aviation Fuel and marked it so. The new owner can choose to remove it or leave it as it looks good.

Ref TIC-Red

Price $150, pickup only Melbourne South East

Enamel Signs  

 

Mobil Oil Enamel Sign, it could be the back of an oil bottle stand.

It is of heavy solid stock, an original, not a repro

25 inches wide by 6 inches tall.

Too Late, gone to new home

 

 

 

Super Plume Ethyl Enamel Sign.

It is of heavy solid stock, an original, not a repro

12 inches square. I think is was a pump insert.

Offers considered

Ref Enamel-2

Too Late, gone to new home

 

Kelly World Famous for over 50 years.

We think it is an axe stand .

It has two enamel signs - front and back.

Offers considered

Ref Enamel-3

Wrench / Lifter for driveway cover plates at petrol stations - it has a hex socket to undo bolt and a hook for lifting the plate via the hole.

 

Ref: Lifter

$35 + P &P

More Tins
 

BP Energol 2 litre size oil tin AUTO SAE 40.

Some dings and scratches as per pics

$35 + P & P

Ref Enamel-8

Shell X100 2 litre size oil tin can

Some tiny dings, see pics

$50 + P & P

Ref Enamel-8

Shell 5 litre petrol tin

$20 + P & P

Ref Enamel-5

Oil Bottles & Stuff
 

Fuel dispenser, possibly for Kerosene.

It has VR initials pressed into the side (see second pic)

VR is the mark of Victorian Railways, an entity long gone since privatisation of public transport in Victoria.

This item was probably made by a competent tinsmith, using sheet metal and diecast spout and wire and solder.

A piece of history

$50 + P&P

Ref Kero-1

Plastic oil bottle cap marked CX Motor Oil

Ref Cap-2

Price - $20 plus postage

Bakelite cap - possibly for an oil dispenser bottle.

Info required

Ref Cap-1

Price - $20 plus postage