GSWR 731 Third Corridor built 1914

GSWR 731 Third Corridor built 1914

GSWR 731 Third Corridor built 1914
GSWR 731 Third Corridor built 1914

 

Present Location Boness
County Location Falkirk
Designed For GSWR
Built by BRCW
Diagram number 42
Type TK
First Number 731
Later Numbers 8205
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes W 1954. P 1969 from RNAD Bandeath: Falkirk till 12/87. Last surviving G&SW passenger carrying vehicle (see also BZ 122). Fox pressed steel bogies. Seven compartment interior 90% original. Many missing components now located, including brake equipment. For restoration. In Exhibition Hall at Bo'ness.
Owner Scottish Railway Museum Trust
External Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Underframe Condition Fair
External Finish Derelict/Not Present
Internal Finish Derelict/Not Present
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 Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Good
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance Exceptionally Important
Storage Secure Building
Operating No
Survey Date 25/07/2006
Surveyor Alastair McPhee
Photo Date 19/05/2012
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 27/08/2017


 

 










 



 

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