GER 1202 5 Compartment Third (body only)

GER 1202 5 Compartment Third (body only) This page is a part of the Herritage Railways Carriage Survey project and is hosted on the internet by The Vintage Carriages Trust (VCT), a volunteer body, based on the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway in the United Kingdom. About the Trust: The Vintage Carriages Trust was formed in the late 1960s by a group of volunteers whose interest was in wooden bodied railway carriages. They could see that there was a need to concentrate on the preservation of these historic items which were in grave danger of disappearing due to the weather and vandalism damage and unsuitability for regular use on preserved railways of the day. The Trust became a Registered Charity in 1981 and a Registered Museum in 1992. The Collection held by the Trust is at present nine historic railway carriages, also three small industrial steam locomotives, and a collection of railway posters and other miscellaneous railway items. The Trust owns the Museum of Rail Travel at Ingrow - the first station from Keighley on the Worth Valley Railway. By three phases of building work over the last ten years this has developed into a large museum display and associated workshop, and is the Trustís headquarters. Although the building is named a

GER 1202 5 Compartment Third (body only)
GER 1202 5 Compartment Third (body only)

 

Present Location Sea Palling
County Location Norfolk
Designed For GER
Type T
First Number 1202
Present Number 1202
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement Body only
Additional Notes Recovered to Church Road, Sea Palling from a demolished house in Fettisham.
Grid Reference TG 43050 26737
Rarity n/a
Storage Under Cover
Operating No
Survey Date 02/11/2014
Surveyor John Bishop
Photo Date 02/11/2014
Photo by John Bishop
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 12/09/2017

Ken Hartley 01/08/2017: later view from other end
Ken Hartley 01/08/2017: later view from other end


 

 










 


 

 

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