Pullman CIWL 245 IBIS Pullman Kitchen First built 1925

Pullman CIWL 245 IBIS Pullman Kitchen First built 1925

Pullman CIWL 245 IBIS Pullman Kitchen First built 1925
Pullman CIWL 245 IBIS Pullman Kitchen First built 1925

 

Present Location Stewarts Lane
County Location London
Designed For Pullman CIWL
Built by BRCW
Diagram number K
Type FK
First Number 245 IBIS
Later Numbers CIWL 52, IBIS, 99534
Present Number Ibis 99534
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes Car K. Used in Italy by CIWL 1925-8. Then to Pullman Car Co for UK use. P 1968, Dart Valley till 1970 then Tyseley till to Sea Containers in 1981. Gresley bogies fitted. Air braked, electric heating: toilet removed, upgraded (gas) kitchen equipment.
Owner VSOE Pullman
External Structural Condition Very Good
Internal Structural Condition Very Good
Underframe Condition Very Good
External Finish Very Good
Internal Finish Very Good
Degree of External Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of Internal Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of External Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Fair
Rarity Several
Historical Importance of some Importance
Storage Secure Building
Operating Yes
Survey Date 23/02/2000
Surveyor Gordon Maslin
Photo Date 12/05/2011
Photo by J J Clarke
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 27/04/2016


 

 










 



 

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