BR 26208 Mk 1 Corridor Second: converted to 'State Car 84' built 1962

BR 26208 Mk 1 Corridor Second: converted to 'State Car 84' built 1962

BR 26208 Mk 1 Corridor Second: converted to 'State Car 84' built 1962
BR 26208 Mk 1 Corridor Second: converted to 'State Car 84' built 1962

 

Present Location Crewe LNWR Heritage Company
County Location Cheshire East
Designed For BR
Build Location York
Built by BR
Diagram number 146
Lot number 30726
Type SK
First Number 26208
Later Numbers 19208 9484 99884 Imperial State Car 84 Halcyon
Present Number None
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes P 85 Resco, rebuilt as luxury Sleeper, leased GS&WR as 'Sleeper 2' in 'Royal Scotsman' till 89, then 'Imperial State Car 84' in 'Queen of Scots' from 1990. On Bluebell; delayed return to Carnforth by 9/99. To Crewe Heritage 2001. Owned by Railfilms. By 07/08 OOU at Carnforth. By 08/16: at Crewe LNWR Heritage Company in ownership of Locomotive Services Ltd.
Owner Locomotive Services Ltd
External Structural Condition Fair
Internal Structural Condition Fair
Underframe Condition Satisfactory
External Finish Fair
Internal Finish Fair
Degree of External Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Internal Originality Conversion/rebuild/reproduction
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of External Authenticity Fair
Degree of Internal Authenticity None
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Fair
Rarity Few
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Storage Secure Open
Survey Date 26/07/2008
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 27/05/2006
Photo by Byron Chamberlain
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 14/08/2016


 

 














 

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