BR 2442 SLC: now 'Queen of Scots' Service Car No. 2 built 1961

BR 2442 SLC: now 'Queen of Scots' Service Car No. 2 built 1961

BR 2442 SLC: now 'Queen of Scots' Service Car No. 2 built 1961
BR 2442 SLC: now 'Queen of Scots' Service Car No. 2 built 1961

 

Present Location Bluebell
County Location West Sussex
Designed For BR
Build Location Wolverton
Built by BR
Diagram number 5
Lot number 30688
Type SLC
First Number 2442
Later Numbers 99888
Present Number Service Car No. 2, 99888
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes P 1984, later resold and became 'Service Car 2' in 'Queen of Scots' from 1990 On hire from [Flying Scotsman Services] 41T. Future on Bluebell not secure. Now dormitory at Sheffield Park. Plans to improve accommodation here may put at risk of scrapping.
External Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Structural Condition Fair
Underframe Condition Satisfactory
External Finish Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Finish Fair
Degree of External Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Internal Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of External Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Fair
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Very Good
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance some Interest, Modest Consequence
Storage Open
Operating No
Survey Date 25/08/2004
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 25/08/2004
Photo by Kevin Stroud
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 26/03/2016


 

 














 

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