News & Blog 2017

Judging A Book By Its Cover

25th April, 2017

With its battered extremity, scratched and tarnished giltwork, split spine and general dishevelment, I walked past a cumbersome Victorian album once or twice during cataloguing for the Collective Sale... Read more »

Last Orders For 3 Grantham Pub Signs?

21st April, 2017

The Collective Sale at The Grantham Auction Rooms  on Wednesday 3rd May includes three local pub signs; illustrations of social history and quirky objects which bring a smile and decorate any interior... Read more »

The Satuma Love Affair

12th April, 2017

From the 1830’s America tried to trade with Japan. Diplomacy failed and so did the arrival of a US 72-cannon warship in 1846 entering Tokyo Bay. Renewed attempts both diplomatic and otherwise continue... Read more »

Bags of Quality for sale at Grantham

22nd March, 2017

The forthcoming Collective Sale at The Grantham Auction Rooms on Wednesday 5th April contains an exquisite private collection of luxury handbags and jewellery. This who’s who of fashion names include... Read more »

Beswick development was a master stroke

10th February, 2017

The firm of Beswick was established in Longton, Stoke on Trent in 1894 by James Wright Beswick. In its early days it was mainly known as a producer of dinner and teawares. It was not until the 1930’s ... Read more »

Architectural salvage sale success

30th January, 2017

With over 3,500 people viewing the online catalogue the Architectural Salvage Sale on Saturday 28th January was always going to be a virtual sell-out. View day was freezing with a biting wind and sal... Read more »

Now is the time to buy

25th January, 2017

With Christmas a distant memory and 2017 in full swing, our second sale of the year at The Grantham Auction Rooms is just around the corner on Wednesday 1st February. It is therefore time for this val... Read more »

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