BR 94630 Four-wheel CCT (Covered Carriage Truck) built 1961

BR 94630 Four-wheel CCT (Covered Carriage Truck) built 1961

BR 94630 Four-wheel CCT (Covered Carriage Truck) built 1961
BR 94630 Four-wheel CCT (Covered Carriage Truck) built 1961

 

Present Location Peak Rail
County Location Derbyshire
Designed For BR
Build Location Earlestown
Built by BR
Diagram number 816
Lot number 30564
Type CCTY
First Number 94630
Later Numbers E94630 041640
Present Number E94630
Current Livery BR Maroon
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4 wheel
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes To internal user 12/83. 'Hidden' with other vehicles at Wakefield Kirkgate Engineers Yard from ca. 1983. 2001: recovered and donated to LMS Carriage Association - then moved to Rowsley South. By 2016: being restored by LMSCA at Rowsley. 12/17: restoration complete (see main and third additional photos); to be used by LMSCA as an upholstery/trimming workshop (original electrics work, although LED lighting has been added to increase illumination and mains electric connectivity for its workshop use). It will be mainly static, but could be used in a demonstration freight train - would require brake overhaul before being used on passenger trains.
Owner LMS Carriage Association
External Structural Condition Very Good
Internal Structural Condition Very Good
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Very Good
Internal Finish Very 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 Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Very Good
Rarity Several
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Storage Secure Open
Operating Yes
Survey Date 05/07/2002
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 30/12/2017
Photo by Alan Taylor
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 05/05/2018

Alan Taylor 30/12/2017: view of restored interior
Alan Taylor 30/12/2017: view of restored interior

Paul Emery 01/01/2004: earlier condition and livery
Paul Emery 01/01/2004: earlier condition and livery

Steve West 14/04/2018: another view of latest condition from other end
Steve West 14/04/2018: another view of latest condition from other end


 

 

















 

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