BR 59522 Class 117 DMU: Trailer Composite Lavatory built 1960

BR 59522 Class 117 DMU: Trailer Composite Lavatory built 1960

BR 59522 Class 117 DMU: Trailer Composite Lavatory built 1960
BR 59522 Class 117 DMU: Trailer Composite Lavatory built 1960

 

Present Location Great Central (Northern)
County Location Nottinghamshire
Designed For BR
Built by Pressed Steel
Diagram number 601
Lot number 30547
Type TCL
First Number 59522
Present Number W59522
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 Class 117. P 1994, Battlefield line. Downgraded to second class? Partitions as for TCL but no sign of First Class seating. To Chasewater by 8/04. 06/18: offered for sale and moved to Great Central (Northern) at Ruddington.
Owner Great Central Railway (Nottingham) Ltd
External Structural Condition Satisfactory
Internal Structural Condition Good
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Fair
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 Very Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Very Good
Rarity Many
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 05/07/1998
Surveyor Simon Evans
Photo Date 06/09/2014
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 25/06/2018

William Snook 01/10: earlier view
William Snook 01/10: earlier view


 

 










 





 

 

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