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Mathewsons Auctions 2021

April 23 @ 6:00 pm - April 24 @ 4:00 pm

Due to the high volume of entries, Mathewson’s March auction will be held over two days. 

Day 1:- Will be held on the evening of Friday 23rd April. This will be for Lots 1 to 100 starting at 6pm.

Day 2:- With lots from 101 onwards auctioned as normal the following day, Saturday 24th April starting at 9am.

Please note – the auction will again be held behind closed doors with bidding via telephone, internet and commission bids.

To bid by telephone or leave a commission bid please register with Mathewsons by completing a Bidders Registration Form.

Bidders who wish to use the telephone bidding option are requested to register before midday on Thursday 18th March.

Or to bid on-line please register with one of the following;




Online Bidding will incur an additional 2.5% charge (plus VAT) on top of the auctioneers standard commission rates.


To allow for the implementation and control of safety standards, attendees at the pre-sale viewings are requested to bring their own PPE. Please note if the showroom areas have a number of people viewing there may be a short waiting period before attendees are allowed to enter.  Let common sense prevail so that we can all stay safe!

NB: Customer toilets will remain closed.

If you have purchased a vehicle and require information regards collection/delivery/storage – please email Mathewsons on:- admin@mathewsons.co.uk 

A new series (Series 4 Episode 1) of “Bangers and Cash” starts on the “Yesterday” TV Channel, Thursday 4th March at 8.00 pm  (https://yesterday.uktv.co.uk/shows/bangers-and-cash/)

Here are just a few of the cars that have been consigned to the April Auction –

1953 MG TD

1953 MG TD

1929 Austin 12/4 Burnham Saloon

1929 Austin 12/4 Burnham Saloon. Guide Price £10K.

1960 Morris Minor 'Hot Rod'

1960 Morris Minor ‘Hot Rod’. Guide Price £8K.

1974 Bentley T

1974 Bentley T. Guide Price £8K.

1990 Rover Mini Racing Flame Checkmate.

1990 Rover Mini Racing Flame Checkmate. Guide Price £3.5K

1949 Alvis TA 14 DHC

1949 Alvis TA 14 DHC.

1971 Fiat Abarth 850 Coupe

1971 Fiat Abarth 850 Coupe.



Mathewsons started normal car and commercial vehicle trading in 1970, in the Bedfordshire area.

In the late 1980’s the company followed family roots to North Yorkshire and established a couple of car sales agencies in the area.

Derek Mathewson, the founder of the business, has always had an interest in classic cars and motor bikes and started his own collection from an early age. This collection, which is continually being added to, forms the basis of the Museum at the Thornton Le Dale Premises. This location is were the famous auctions also take place.

In recent years the Classic & Vintage side of the business, instead of being something of a sideline, has now become the main focus. They embarked on the auction venture in 2011 and haven’t looked back since. To say that it has gone from strength to strength is an understatement, with several auctions of interesting automobiles, motor bikes and related memorabilia being held every year.


The photo of the MG TD was taken by the publisher of carsceneinternational.com in 2016 and was in the Mathewsons Collection (Museum) at that time. Here is a link to the post from that visit –

Car Auctions – Mathewsons, Thornton Le Dale

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April 23 @ 6:00 pm
April 24 @ 4:00 pm
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Thornton Le Dale
Pickering, North Yorkshire YO18 7LH United Kingdom + Google Map

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