Metropolitan District Four (eight??) wheel First (body) built 1864

Metropolitan District Four (eight??) wheel First (body) built 1864

Metropolitan District Four (eight??) wheel First (body) built 1864
Metropolitan District Four (eight??) wheel First (body) built 1864

 

Present Location Kent East Sussex
County Location Kent
Designed For Metropolitan District
Type FY
Later Numbers 100
Present Number 100
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4 wheel
Original Underframe No
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes Date? Met Dist never had a FY 100, but Met Rly sold 8-wheel First 100 (1884)? to a man in Dymchurch 1907. P Resco, on to modified u/frame SR PMVY 1225 1979. KESR, Fawley 1984-8. 'Tenterden Terrier' No 75. Length means cut down 8 wheeler or wrong number.
Owner Private
External Structural Condition Good
Internal Structural Condition Good
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Fair
Internal Finish Good
Degree of External Originality Much replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Internal Originality Conversion/rebuild/reproduction
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality Conversion/rebuild/reproduction
Degree of External Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Very Good
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance Very Important
Storage Secure Open
Operating Yes
Survey Date 05/02/2002
Surveyor Gordon Maslin
Photo Date 05/02/2002
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 20/04/2016


 

 














 

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