GWR 2506 Six-wheel milk tanker built 1932

GWR 2506 Six-wheel milk tanker built 1932

GWR 2506 Six-wheel milk tanker built 1932
GWR 2506 Six-wheel milk tanker built 1932

 

Present Location Bodmin Wenford
County Location Cornwall
Designed For GWR
Build Location Swindon
Diagram number O38
Lot number 1486
Type MTZ
First Number 2506
Later Numbers W2506W 041358
Present Number W2506W
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 6 wheel
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Built for United Dairies. P ?? by Waterman Railways. Hornsey Up sidings. Reported from there 7/06 to Moveright International, Wishaw: then to Bodmin. Has lost non-original aluminium outer skin and some insulation. Is at Walker Lines Industrial Estate, Bodmin.
Owner Waterman Railways
External Structural Condition Fair
Internal Structural Condition Not Applicable
Underframe Condition Satisfactory
External Finish Poor and Incomplete
Internal Finish Not Applicable
Degree of External Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of Internal Originality Not Applicable
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of External Authenticity Fair
Degree of Internal Authenticity Not Applicable
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Good
Rarity Several
Historical Importance some Interest, Modest Consequence
Storage Open
Operating No
Survey Date 09/06/2008
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 30/04/2016
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 20/03/2017


 

 










 



 

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