BR 77112 'Tyneside' EMU Driving Trailer built 1955

BR 77112 'Tyneside' EMU Driving Trailer built 1955

BR 77112 'Tyneside' EMU Driving Trailer built 1955
BR 77112 'Tyneside' EMU Driving Trailer built 1955

 

Present Location Battlefield
County Location Leicestershire
Designed For BR
Build Location Eastleigh
Built by BR
Diagram number 429 EE 263
Lot number 30117
Type DTSO
First Number 77112
Later Numbers DB977508
Present Number ADB977508 5793
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 Ashford/Eastleigh. 750 v 3 rail Class 416/2 (2-EPB) 'Tyneside' EMU: ex Set No 5793. Built with a single First Class compartment, Third Class compartments, and a Saloon. P 1996 by MATEP. With 65321 (qv) was Unit 930 053, later Sandite train. This vehicle largely complete internally. At Robertsbridge till to Coventry 28/9/99. 05/18: moved to Battlefield Line following closure of Electric Railway Museum.
Owner Suburban Electric Railway Association (SERA)
External Structural Condition Satisfactory
Internal Structural Condition Satisfactory
Underframe Condition Satisfactory
External Finish Fair
Internal Finish Satisfactory
Degree of External Originality As left Departmental service
Degree of Internal Originality As left Departmental service
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality As left Departmental service
Degree of External Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Very Good
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance of some Importance
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 13/07/2013
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 11/09/2011
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 07/08/2018


 

 














 

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