BR 50397 Class 103 DMU: DMBS (scrapped) built 1957

BR 50397 Class 103 DMU: DMBS (scrapped) built 1957

BR 50397 Class 103 DMU: DMBS (scrapped) built 1957
BR 50397 Class 103 DMU: DMBS (scrapped) built 1957

 

Present Location Port Tenant (scrapped)
County Location Swansea
Designed For BR
Built by Park Royal
Diagram number 635
Lot number 30286
Type DMBS
First Number 50397
Later Numbers M50397 DB975137
Present Number None
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Viaduct Inspection Saloon. W 2/71, P 1978 Battlefield: Snetterton: Coventry: Denbigh/Mold: yard at Port Tenant Swansea (A483). No engine, poor condition. Reported Scrapped 09/09 and no longer present 03/10/09.
Owner Park Royal Vehicles Lrd/Denbigh & Mold Railway
External Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Structural Condition Derelict/Not Present
Underframe Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
External Finish Poor and Incomplete
Internal Finish Derelict/Not Present
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 Fair
Degree of Internal Authenticity Poor
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Fair
Rarity Few
Historical Importance of some Importance
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 15/09/2006
Surveyor Andrew Jenkins
Photo Date 15/09/2006
Photo by Andrew Jenkins
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 25/04/2016


 

 










 



 

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