BR 5181 Mk 2 Tourist Second Open built 1966

BR 5181 Mk 2 Tourist Second Open built 1966

BR 5181 Mk 2 Tourist Second Open built 1966
BR 5181 Mk 2 Tourist Second Open built 1966

 

Present Location Epping Ongar Railway
County Location Essex
Designed For BR
Build Location Derby
Built by BR
Diagram number 88
Lot number 30751
Type TSO
First Number 5181
Later Numbers W5181 M5181
Present Number M5181
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 Mk 2. P 1993. Monocoque construction. Sold to Vale of Glamorgan by 9/04. Stored in Goods Shed, Hood Road, Barry. Then sold to and moved to Epping Ongar Railway by 6/09. After restoration and repaint back into service by 04/15.
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 Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Good
Rarity Many
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Storage Secure Open
Operating Yes
Survey Date 21/03/2013
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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