BR 1695 Mk 1 Buffet Restaurant (Refurbished) built 1961

BR 1695 Mk 1 Buffet Restaurant (Refurbished) built 1961

BR 1695 Mk 1 Buffet Restaurant (Refurbished) built 1961
BR 1695 Mk 1 Buffet Restaurant (Refurbished) built 1961

 

Present Location Great Central
County Location Leicestershire
Designed For BR
Built by Pressed Steel
Diagram number 24
Lot number 30628
Type RBR
First Number 1695
Later Numbers E1695
Present Number E1695
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes P 1991. Maroon livery, as ca 1964. ETH fitted. Commonwealth bogies. In regular use in operational set.
Owner Great Central Railway plc
External Structural Condition Very Good
Internal Structural Condition Very Good
Underframe Condition Very Good
External Finish Very Good
Internal Finish Very Good
Degree of External Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of Internal Originality Much replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of External Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Fair
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Very Good
Rarity Many
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Storage Open
Operating Yes
Survey Date 08/09/2007
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 16/11/2013
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 18/04/2016


 

 














 

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