SR 1566 Four-wheel PMVY (Parcels & Miscellaneous Van) built 1950

SR 1566 Four-wheel PMVY (Parcels & Miscellaneous Van) built 1950

SR 1566 Four-wheel PMVY (Parcels & Miscellaneous Van) built 1950
SR 1566 Four-wheel PMVY (Parcels & Miscellaneous Van) built 1950

 

Present Location Isle of Wight
County Location Isle of Wight
Designed For SR
Build Location Ashford
Built by BR
Diagram number 3103
Lot number 3590
Type PMVY
First Number 1566
Later Numbers S1566 S1566S
Present Number 1566
Current Livery BR Rail Blue
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4 wheel
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes P 1981 for underframe: not an Isle of Wight vehicle, so not for restoration. Previously used as Santa's Grotto (SR 1134 now so used). Now used as store: doors on one side have been removed and openings sealed. By 12/16: repainted in BR rail blue.
Owner Isle of Wight Railway Co Ltd
External Structural Condition Satisfactory
Internal Structural Condition Satisfactory
Underframe Condition Satisfactory
External Finish Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Finish Fair
Degree of External Originality Much replaced/reproduced material
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 Fair
Degree of Internal Authenticity Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Good
Rarity Many
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 16/01/2014
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 13/12/2016
Photo by Gary Walker
At Risk Yes
Date Record Last Updated 18/12/2016

Craig Browning 29/06/2016. Earlier condition
Craig Browning 29/06/2016. Earlier condition


 

 

















 

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