NLR Birdcage Brake (body only)

NLR Birdcage Brake (body only)

NLR Birdcage Brake (body only)
NLR Birdcage Brake (body only)

 

Present Location Ribble Steam Railway
County Location Lancashire
Designed For NLR
Build Location Bow
Type B
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement Body only
Original Underframe No
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes 24' Guard's & Luggage Van with Birdcage lookout. In house garden in Shirley, Birmingham, for 80+ years till recovered 03/03. Intended as second vehicle for Furness Railway Trust's Vintage Train. To Appleby Heritage Centre by 04/03. Moved to Ribble Steam Railway 10/14. Intention is to restore, mounted on the extended underframe of FVY 75302 (qv).
Owner Furness Railway Trust
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance Very Important
Storage Secure Building
Operating No
Survey Date 28/09/2013
Surveyor Peter Hall
Photo Date 13/08/2017
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 01/09/2017

Steve West 13/08/2017: view from other end
Steve West 13/08/2017: view from other end

Alan Tagg 17/10/2012: earlier view of other side
Alan Tagg 17/10/2012: earlier view of other side


 

 










 





 

 

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