IoWR 10 Four-wheel 3 compartment Composite (body only) built 1864

IoWR 10 Four-wheel 3 compartment Composite (body only) built 1864

IoWR 10 Four-wheel 3 compartment Composite (body only) built 1864
IoWR 10 Four-wheel 3 compartment Composite (body only) built 1864

 

Present Location Isle of Wight
County Location Isle of Wight
Designed For IoWR
Built by Oldbury
Type CY
First Number 10
Present Number 10
Current Livery Isle of Wight Railway
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement Body only
Original Underframe No
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes One of original 24 for Ryde/Shanklin opening. Large central 1st Class, 2 2nd Class compartments. Oil replaced by electricity. W 1923; body grounded at Bembridge as chalet. To Havenstreet 1983. Intended for restoration as part of 'original IoW' rake. 06/18: restoration featured in the Channel 4 TV Series 'Great Rail Restorations with Peter Snow' - main photo shows outcome. New wooden underframe reproduced for the restored body.
Owner Isle of Wight Railway Co Ltd
External Structural Condition Very Good
Internal Structural Condition Very Good
Underframe Condition Not Applicable
External Finish Very Good
Internal Finish Very 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 Conversion/rebuild/reproduction
Degree of External Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Not Applicable
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance Very Important
Storage Secure Building
Operating Yes
Survey Date 24/07/2005
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 15/10/2017
Photo by Gary Walker
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 19/06/2018

Kevin Stroud 24/07/2005 Earlier view when grounded
Kevin Stroud 24/07/2005 Earlier view when grounded

Steve West 22/07/2015: pre-restoration condition
Steve West 22/07/2015: pre-restoration condition


 

 










 





 

 

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