BR 4809 Mk 1 Second Open built 1957

BR 4809 Mk 1 Second Open built 1957

BR 4809 Mk 1 Second Open built 1957
BR 4809 Mk 1 Second Open built 1957

 

Present Location Epping Ongar Railway
County Location Essex
Designed For BR
Build Location York
Built by BR
Diagram number 94
Lot number 30376
Type SO
First Number 4809
Later Numbers M4809 SC4809
Present Number E4809
Current Livery BR Rail Blue and Pearl Grey
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes P 1993 Brechin. To Spa Valley 11/07, then to Epping Ongar Railway by 9/10 (swopped with 5037, qv). Luggage racks over windows removed from saloons.
Owner Epping Ongar Railway
External Structural Condition Good
Internal Structural Condition Good
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Good
Internal Finish Good
Degree of External Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of Internal Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
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 Secure Open
Operating Yes
Survey Date 21/02/2013
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 28/04/2018
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 19/05/2018


 

 










 



 

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