Most Expensive Toy Ever Sells In Newbury

A toy boat has sold for £76,000 at auction.

It's thought the sale at Special Auction Services in Newbury today makes it the single most expensive toy ever sold in the UK.

If you want to get technical, it's "A rare Märklin spirit-fired steam tinplate 62cm First Series Two-Funnel Battleship 'HMS Terrible'" which

It belonged to toy collector Ron McCrindell, who died last year.

Newbury Toy Boat

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