BR 76747 Driving Trailer Composite from 4-CIG EMU built 1970

BR 76747 Driving Trailer Composite from 4-CIG EMU built 1970

BR 76747 Driving Trailer Composite from 4-CIG EMU built 1970
BR 76747 Driving Trailer Composite from 4-CIG EMU built 1970

 

Present Location Dartmoor Railway
County Location Devon
Designed For BR
Build Location York
Built by BR
Diagram number EE369
Lot number 30814
Type DTCL
First Number 76747
Present Number 76747
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Class 421. P privately Dartmoor Railway 12/05. With 62385, 76818 and 70508 make up Class 421 4-CIG Unit No. 1399. With 62385 and 76818 to Pontypool Blaenavon 6/08. (70508 remains at Meldon Quarry: sold 01/09 for restoration/conversion to buffet bar). Back to Dartmoor Railway by 02/12. By 06/12 in BR(S) Green livery (see additional photo below). 09/16: being stripped of all usable parts prior to scrapping - process still under way at 07/17.
Rarity Several
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Photo Date 06/07/2017
Photo by Steve West
At Risk Yes
Date Record Last Updated 06/08/2017

Gordon Martin 18/06/2012: earlier condition
Gordon Martin 18/06/2012: earlier condition


 

 













 

 

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