GWR 2994 'Siphon G' bogie gangwayed milk van built 1945

GWR 2994 'Siphon G' bogie gangwayed milk van built 1945

GWR 2994 'Siphon G' bogie gangwayed milk van built 1945
GWR 2994 'Siphon G' bogie gangwayed milk van built 1945

 

Present Location Bodmin Wenford
County Location Cornwall
Designed For GWR
Build Location Swindon
Diagram number O33
Lot number 1664
Type PMVG
First Number 2994
Later Numbers CDB975843, 061057
Present Number 1498
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes P 1990. 'Siphon G', has been used for model railway layout at Bodmin Parkway Station (where it carries false identity 1498).
External Structural Condition Fair
Internal Structural Condition Fair
Underframe Condition Fair
External Finish Poor and Incomplete
Internal Finish Poor but Substantially Complete
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 Underframe/Running Gear Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of External Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Fair
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Good
Rarity Several
Historical Importance some Interest, Modest Consequence
Storage Secure Building
Operating No
Survey Date 09/06/2008
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 30/10/2005
Photo by Pickett
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 20/03/2017


 

 










 



 

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