LNER 59404 Class 506 Glossop/Hadfield EMU (part body only) built 1954

LNER 59404 Class 506 Glossop/Hadfield EMU (part body only) built 1954

LNER 59404 Class 506 Glossop/Hadfield EMU (part body only) built 1954
LNER 59404 Class 506 Glossop/Hadfield EMU (part body only) built 1954

 

Present Location Bridgend
County Location Bridgend
Designed For LNER
Built by Metro Cammell
Type DMBSO
First Number 59404
Later Numbers E59404 SC59404 M59404M
Present Number None
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement Body only
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes 3-car EMU (Glossop/Hadfield) P 1985 by W Yorks Transport Museum Trust, kept briefly at Dinting then stored at Bradford Hammerton St till 1989, then MRT: resold twice 1995: then the other two cars (and most of this one) scrapped by owner at Booths, Rotherham. See also 59504, 59604. What now remains is a section of the body (no underframe) comprising the driving cab and the Guard's compartment. Has previously also been seen at Barrow Hill. By 06/18: moved to Cab Yard in Bridgend following closure of Electric Railway Museum.
External Structural Condition Poor and Incomplete
Internal Structural Condition Poor and Incomplete
Underframe Condition Not Applicable
External Finish Fair
Internal Finish Fair
Degree of External Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of Internal Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of External Authenticity Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Good
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 13/07/2013
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 10/09/2016
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 17/06/2018

29/11/1994. Earlier condition
29/11/1994. Earlier condition


 

 

















 

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