BR 86949 Mk 1 GUV (General Utility Van) built 1960

BR 86949 Mk 1 GUV (General Utility Van) built 1960

BR 86949 Mk 1 GUV (General Utility Van) built 1960
BR 86949 Mk 1 GUV (General Utility Van) built 1960

 

Present Location Great Central
County Location Leicestershire
Designed For BR
Built by Pressed Steel
Diagram number 811
Lot number 30616
Type GUV
First Number 86949
Later Numbers 93949 96194
Present Number 96194
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes P 2003 Ex BR Derby. Motorail conversion with Commonwealth bogies. Used as stores north of Loughborough Loco shed. 09/07 Still in Intercity livery, but some graffiti. By 03/16 in BR maroon livery.
Owner Great Central Railway
External Structural Condition Good
Internal Structural Condition Good
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Satisfactory
Internal Finish Satisfactory
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 Very Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Very Good
Rarity Many
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Storage Open
Operating No
Survey Date 08/09/2007
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 12/03/2016
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 18/04/2016


 

 














 

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