LSWR 126 Four-wheel Family Saloon (body only) built 1876

LSWR 126 Four-wheel Family Saloon (body only) built 1876

LSWR 126 Four-wheel Family Saloon (body only) built 1876
LSWR 126 Four-wheel Family Saloon (body only) built 1876

 

Present Location Netherbury
County Location Dorset
Designed For LSWR
Built by Metro Carriage Wagon
Type SPEC
First Number 126
Present Number 126
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement Body only
Original Underframe No
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes Luggage compt removed 1905 when part dwelling at Exmouth Docks. P 1991 as "Fagin's Antiques", Hele. To N'by 1999. Luggage compt re-created using part of LSWR 719, demolished at Chilsworthy. Saloon researched and re-created to museum standard (see second additional photo . Appeared in 'World of Interiors' magazine March/April 2011 - is this a first for a carriage body?
External Structural Condition Very Good
Internal Structural Condition Fair
Underframe Condition Not Applicable
External Finish Very Good
Internal Finish Very Good
Degree of External Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Internal Originality Conversion/rebuild/reproduction
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality Not Applicable
Degree of External Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Not Applicable
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance of some Importance
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 02/06/2009
Surveyor Charles Gardner
Photo Date 21/05/2017
Photo by Ken Hartley
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 03/06/2017

Ken Hartley 21/05/2017. Another view
Ken Hartley 21/05/2017. Another view

Ken Hartley 21/05/2017. Interior view - see Notes above
Ken Hartley 21/05/2017. Interior view - see Notes above


 

 










 





 

 

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