BR 35297 BFK, later NNX Courier vehicle: now Support Coach built 1962

BR 35297 BFK, later NNX Courier vehicle: now Support Coach built 1962

BR 35297 BFK, later NNX Courier vehicle: now Support Coach built 1962
BR 35297 BFK, later NNX Courier vehicle: now Support Coach built 1962

 

Present Location Carnforth
County Location Lancashire
Designed For BR
Build Location Wolverton
Built by BR
Diagram number 181
Lot number 30699
Type BSK
First Number 35297
Later Numbers 80204
Present Number 80204
Current Livery West Coast Railways maroon
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Additional Notes Previously support coach for 6201 at MRC. To ELR by 8/00. To Carnforth by 8/07 - used as WCRC general support coach. Carries "Hogwarts Railways" logo. 09/16: freshly painted exterior and 'overhauled' running gear but note the missing windows and the open spaces inside. 08/18: confirmed still at Carnforth - in paint shop, receiving attention.
Owner West Coast Railway Company
External Structural Condition Good
Internal Structural Condition Good
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Good
Internal Finish Good
Degree of External Originality Conversion/rebuild/reproduction
Degree of Internal Originality Conversion/rebuild/reproduction
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of External Authenticity Fair
Degree of Internal Authenticity Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Good
Rarity Many
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 26/07/2008
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 02/09/2016
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 03/10/2018


 

 














 

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