LNER 706xx 6-w Thompson Non-gang. Pass.Brake (underframe only) built 1950

LNER 706xx 6-w Thompson Non-gang. Pass.Brake (underframe only) built 1950

LNER 706xx 6-w Thompson Non-gang. Pass.Brake (underframe only) built 1950
LNER 706xx 6-w Thompson Non-gang. Pass.Brake (underframe only) built 1950

 

Present Location Nantgarw
County Location Rhondda Cynon Taf
Designed For LNER
Build Location Stratford
Built by BR
Diagram number 358
Lot number 1284
Type BZ
First Number 706xx
Present Number None
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement Underframe only
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Six-wheel Thompson non-gangwayed passenger brake. Stored Penarth, National Museum of Wales until to VoG by 02/02. By 8/02 carrying body of Barry TZ No. 45 of 1896. Was stored in Barry locomotive shed until clearout of VoGR. Body to Old Radnor and underframe returned to NMGW Nantgarw Mid-2009
Owner National Museums & Galleries of Wales
External Structural Condition Not Applicable
Internal Structural Condition Not Applicable
Underframe Condition Satisfactory
External Finish Not Applicable
Internal Finish Not Applicable
Degree of External Originality Not Applicable
Degree of Internal Originality Not Applicable
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of External Authenticity Not Applicable
Degree of Internal Authenticity Not Applicable
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Good
Rarity Several
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 05/09/2004
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 07/11/2009
Photo by John Bishop
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 07/10/2018


 

 














 

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