Carriages

Upcoming Carriage Auctions

Nov 11

The world-famous Reading Carriage Sales have been in operation for over 60 years. There are now three sales annually in Reading, with an additional one each summer in the north of England.
Over the years, carriages, sets of harness, sundry accoutrements and anything else related to the art of carriage driving have been bought and sold by clients from around the globe.  Heavy Horse vehicles, harness, and related items are also included, plus general Saddlery & Tack.

As well as those looking to buy and sell their items, the sales provide an important meeting place for driving and equestrian enthusiasts. From 2020 all sales will be online as well as live.

Some of the Lots from our Spring Reading Carriage Sale

Drop Well Pantechnicon by Curtiss & Sons, Ltd.,

Pearl Buildings, Portsmouth circa 1900

PARK DRAG built by Holland & Holland circa 1890

An original and rare example owing to its lightweight construction. In show condition it is finished in black with blue door panels and a red perch undercarriage lined in black.  

 Cab Fronted Hooded Gig

to suit 14 to 15.2hh.  In excellent condition, the Gig is painted black with wicker body panels and a leatherette hood lined with cream upholstery, inset with a small brass-trimmed oval window, and fitted with black patent mud guards. 

Town Coach built by Peters & Sons, London

to suit a full-size pair or team.  The body is finished in black with blue panelling and undercarriage with carved scrolled dub ends, all lined in red.

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