Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market

Bygone Sale 2024 03-02-2024

Bagshaws Auctioneers report an outstanding turnout of prospective buyers for the catalogued sale of 540 lots of Rural & Domestic Bygones from a local collector.  Several buyers had travelled quite a distance with some even coming the previous night and staying in their campervan ready for the doors opening for viewing at 7am.  Buyers came from Scotland, Cumbria, County Durham, Norfolk, London and the Welsh borders as well as all the neighbouring counties.

As a result, very brisk bidding throughout the sale with 540 lots taking just over 4 hours to sell.

Several lots had local interest and brisk bidding resulting.


Fordson Major Manual £80
Poachers Stick £155
Cobblers Anvil £210
Kiwi Polishing Box £300
Mobil Oil Enamel Sign £280
Oxo Enamel Sign £65
Chicken Fountains £56
Pot Hen Eggs £42
Pigeon Eggs £75
Wooden Egg Box £50
Crate of Milk Bottles £26
Butter Pats & Mould £50
Milk Cans £210
Milking Stool £110
Cheese Mould £230
Milk Carrying Can £90
In Churn Cooler £58
Aluminium Milk Churn £100
Cream Churn £220
17 Gallon Railway Churn £980


Peter Oven

Market Associate

Oliver Hiles

Market Associate