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A key part of our strategy is to operate within the new realm of the twenty first century, thereby necessitating an embrace of digital technology. This has enabled us to present all of the items from an upcoming auction in a digital catalogue.

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The oldest established auctioneers in our region, holding auctions since 1840.

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valuations

we are open for valuations on most weekdays between 9am and 5pm.

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Buying at Auction

Buying at Auction

It really is a buyer’s market when you attend a Thomas Watson auction to make a purchase.

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Selling at Auction

Selling at Auction

Thomas Watson are completely prepared to guide clients through the selling process at auction.

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Some of our Sale Highlights

View our Auction Calendar and Results

A huge variety of different items appear in auctions and we can chronicle these in this section.

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latest news

Autumn 2017 Valuation Events

Dates announced for Autumn valuation events

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‘007 watch’ goes sky high at auction

A 1950’s wristwatch favoured by Britain’s best-loved secret agent soared way above its price estimate at our Autumn Fine Art Sale.

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The art of education

One of the latest interior design trends is the demand for vintage wall charts – the sort that cropped up in 19th century classrooms and covered all manner of subjects from geography and history to the world of natural sciences. However, they weren’t just aimed at schoolchildren as this was a time when education was expanding across the social spectrum.

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Lights, camera, action!

We are very excited that BBC One’s popular TV show, Antiques Road Trip, will be filming at our Antiques and Collectables Sale on Tuesday 29 August.

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