Bonhams : Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737

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Lot 427
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina
Registration no. 881 XUF Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737

Sold for £ 7,475 (US$ 9,520) inc. premium
Property of a deceased's estate
c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina
Registration no. 881 XUF
Frame no. CB32C.138
Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
A 1959 model, this matching-numbers Catalina was despatched to BSA Inc in the USA and is listed in the factory records as a 'B34 Scrambler'. Its late owner purchased the BSA from Baxter Cycle of Marne, Iowa, USA in June 2005 (purchase receipt on file). A modified example, the machine is fitted with a Marzocchi front fork, Brembo disc brake, Japanese carburettor, and a VAPE electronic magneto. The fuel tank likewise is not standard, but the original Catalina tank is included in the sale. The gearbox, marked 'SC', appears to be of the correct type. Lacking a headlamp and displaying light surface corrosion in places, the machine will require re-commissioning at the very least, or possibly more extensive restoration, before returning to the road. Returning it to original specification should be relatively straightforward.

Accompanying documentation includes a BSA Gold Star OC certificate, two MoTs (most recent expired August 2010), SORN paperwork, expired tax discs, and a V5C.

Footnotes

  • As with all Lots in the Sale, this Lot is sold 'as is/where is' and Bidders must satisfy themselves as to the provenance, condition, age, completeness and originality prior to bidding.
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Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
Property of a deceased's estate, c.1959 BSA 498cc Gold Star Catalina Frame no. CB32C.138 Engine no. DBD.34.GS.3737
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