BR 35014 Brake 2nd Corridor: later Post Office Stowage Van built 1956

BR 35014 Brake 2nd Corridor: later Post Office Stowage Van built 1956

BR 35014 Brake 2nd Corridor: later Post Office Stowage Van built 1956
BR 35014 Brake 2nd Corridor: later Post Office Stowage Van built 1956

 

Present Location Carnforth
County Location Lancashire
Designed For BR
Built by Metro Cammell
Diagram number NT503
Lot number 30229
Type BSK
First Number 35014
Later Numbers 80404
Present Number 80404
Current Livery Royal Mail TPO red
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Rebuilt York 1966 to Post Office stowage van, keeping same lot number. Originally built with nets for collecting mail. B5 bogies. 08/18: confirmed still at Carnforth - possibly for bogies to be transferred to charter carriages.
Owner Venice Simplon Orient Express
External Structural Condition Good
Internal Structural Condition Good
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Good
Internal Finish 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 Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Fair
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Very Good
Rarity Many
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 26/07/2008
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 26/07/2008
Photo by Kevin Stroud
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 02/10/2018


 

 














 

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