BR 3779 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open built 1953

BR 3779 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open built 1953

BR 3779 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open built 1953
BR 3779 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open built 1953

 

Present Location East Anglian Railway Museum
County Location Essex
Designed For BR
Build Location Doncaster
Built by BR
Diagram number 93
Lot number 30043
Type TSO
First Number 3779
Later Numbers E3779
Present Number E3779
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes P 1981? Livery: BR Maroon on one side and BR Crimson Lake and Cream on other - see photos.
Owner East Anglian Railway Museum
External Structural Condition Good
Internal Structural Condition Good
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Satisfactory
Internal Finish Satisfactory
Degree of External Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Internal Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of External Authenticity Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Good
Rarity Many
Historical Importance some Interest, Modest Consequence
Storage Secure Open
Operating Yes
Survey Date 26/04/1997
Surveyor Paul Holroyd
Photo Date 28/05/2017
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 09/07/2018

Steve West 28/05/2017. View of other side
Steve West 28/05/2017. View of other side


 

 

















 

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