Talyllyn 12 Four-wheel Semi-Open, unglazed built 1956

Talyllyn 12 Four-wheel Semi-Open, unglazed built 1956

Talyllyn 12 Four-wheel Semi-Open, unglazed built 1956
Talyllyn 12 Four-wheel Semi-Open, unglazed built 1956

 

Present Location Talyllyn Railway
County Location Gwynedd
Designed For Talyllyn
Build Location Tywyn
Built by Talyllyn
Type O
First Number 12
Present Number 12
Gauge 2ft 3in
Wheel Arrangement 4 wheel
Original Underframe No
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes Based on Penrhyn Open "C", used 1954 only with Penrhyn "D" on new underframe as TR No. 9 (qv). On to new underframe 1956 using running gear from scrapped Festiniog quarrymen's carriages. Rebuilt 1958 to same design as No 13. Air brakes from late '90s.
Owner Talyllyn Railway Co
External Structural Condition Good
Internal Structural Condition Satisfactory
Underframe Condition Very Good
External Finish Very Good
Internal Finish Very Good
Degree of External Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Internal Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of External Authenticity Poor
Degree of Internal Authenticity Poor
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Poor
Rarity Few
Historical Importance some Interest, Modest Consequence
Storage Secure Building
Operating Yes
Survey Date 28/06/2000
Surveyor John Smallwood
Photo Date 01/07/2013
Photo by Ian Smith
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 28/04/2016

As seen 09/11
As seen 09/11


 

 

















 

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