Pullman BRE 316 MAGPIE Pullman Kitchen First built 1960

Pullman BRE 316 MAGPIE Pullman Kitchen First built 1960

Pullman BRE 316 MAGPIE Pullman Kitchen First built 1960
Pullman BRE 316 MAGPIE Pullman Kitchen First built 1960

 

Present Location Carnforth
County Location Lancashire
Designed For Pullman BRE
Built by Metro Cammell
Diagram number 130
Type FK
First Number 316 MAGPIE
Later Numbers DB975608
Present Number DB975608
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Type B. Ex CCE Glasgow. Body P 1981, at Casterton till 1987. At Carnforth for conversion to static restaurant by 1990. By 05/00 OOU and derelict, much missing from underframe, interior largely gutted. In poor shape. 08/18: confirmed still at Carnforth - condition still as in main photo.
Owner West Coast Railway Company
External Structural Condition Satisfactory
Internal Structural Condition Derelict/Not Present
Underframe Condition Satisfactory
External Finish Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Finish Poor but Substantially Complete
Degree of External Originality As left Departmental service
Degree of Internal Originality As left Departmental service
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality As left Departmental service
Degree of External Authenticity Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Poor
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Poor
Rarity Several
Historical Importance some Interest, Modest Consequence
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 26/07/2008
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 01/04/2006
Photo by Paul Emery
At Risk Yes
Date Record Last Updated 05/10/2018

Steve West 02/09/2016. One side still in Departmental livery
Steve West 02/09/2016. One side still in Departmental livery


 

 

















 

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