LMS 15509 Corridor Composite (later replica Buffet Car) built 1931

LMS 15509 Corridor Composite (later replica Buffet Car) built 1931

LMS 15509 Corridor Composite (later replica Buffet Car) built 1931
LMS 15509 Corridor Composite (later replica Buffet Car) built 1931

 

Present Location Llangollen
County Location Denbighshire
Designed For LMS
Build Location Wolverton
Diagram number 1791
Lot number 531
Type CK
First Number 15509
Later Numbers 3820M DM395815 (40) (8820)
Present Number None
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Period II. Numbered 15509 until 1933. Converted 1962 staff/dormitory for crane. To Mid Hants 1991. To Llangollen 1992 for restoration as replica Period II Buffet Car No 40 (Dgm 1848; the only one built in that Period). "8820" was for insurance purposes. At Carrog Station. One corridor end blanked off.
External Structural Condition Poor and Incomplete
Internal Structural Condition Fair
Underframe Condition Fair
External Finish Fair
Internal Finish Derelict/Not Present
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 Poor
Degree of Internal Authenticity None
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Fair
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance some Interest, Modest Consequence
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 11/10/2003
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 18/05/2018
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 20/06/2018

As seen 12 August 2012
As seen 12 August 2012

Byron Chamberlain 22/05/2006: earlier condition
Byron Chamberlain 22/05/2006: earlier condition


 

 

















 

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