Model diecast car manufacturing started in 1896 (by Herbert Austin, who was an engineer with the Australian Wolseley Sheep Shearing Company).

Following bankruptcy, the name was acquired by William Morris in 1927, this marque then followed the same path as Morris.

Models are not common, although the 1500 formed part of the Matchbox Series.

Wolseley value and price guide

What's your 'Wolseley' worth? Here are some recently sold items (UK).

Picture Title Date Sold for
Lot 326 Crossway Models 1 43 Scale 08/2019 £175.00
Telsalda Vanden Plas Princess 4 0l R 07/2019 £135.00
Lansdowne Models 1 43 Ldm 70 1957 15 50 10/2019 £99.00
Lansdowne Models 1 43 Scale Ldm71a 1957 08/2019 £99.99
Lansdowne Models 1 43 Scale Ldm71 1957 08/2019 £94.99

See all sold items for more prices.

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1 comment

John - April 10, 2014
I have acquired a small cast model, 6 1/2 mm long. It has this cast on it's bottom, No.5; POLICE CAR; WOLSLEY SIX-EIGHTY; MADE IN ENGLAND. Who is the manufacturer?