Thomson Roddick & Medcalf is one of the top independent auction houses in northern England with over 125 years of trading experience.
Our modern and attractive salerooms are conveniently located in Carlisle, close to the historic city centre with its castle, cathedral and renowned museum and art gallery but readily accessible by road with ample parking available. For rail travellers, Carlisle is on the West Coast, London – Scotland, main line. The Lake District, Solway Coast and Hadrian`s Wall are all only an easy drive away.
There we host a regular and successful programme of auction sales to include specialist auctions for:-
Antiques and Works of Art. Traditional Pictures. Contemporary & 20th Century Pictures. Arts & Crafts & Decorative Arts. Silver. Clocks. Good Jewellery & Bijouterie. Coins & Medals. Weapons & Militaria. Antiquarian & Collectable Books. Old and Collectable Toys and Models.
We also hold sales by auction, where appropriate, on owners` own premises and provide a prompt service when instructed to carry out valuations for sale, insurance, inheritance tax or other purposes.
We have valuers and representatives specifically covering Cumbria and the South Lake District, Lancashire, North Yorkshire, Merseyside and Wirral and have a close working association with the old established firm of Outhwaite and Litherland through their office at 43 Hoghton Street, Southport, PR9 0PG - telephone 01704 538489.
We place great emphasis on our approachability and the honesty of our appraisal of collections or individual items which may be for sale. Pre-sale advice is always readily available and transport of goods for sale can be arranged, as appropriate. We are happy to advise on anything from a single item to a whole house contents and distance is not an object for the consignment of suitable pieces for sale.