BR 78037 Class 312/1 Driving Trailer Composite Lavatory built 1975

BR 78037 Class 312/1 Driving Trailer Composite Lavatory built 1975

BR 78037 Class 312/1 Driving Trailer Composite Lavatory built 1975
BR 78037 Class 312/1 Driving Trailer Composite Lavatory built 1975

 

Present Location Colne Valley
County Location Essex
Designed For BR
Build Location York
Diagram number 461-E305
Lot number 30870
Type DTCL
First Number 78037
Later Numbers E78037
Present Number 78037
Current Livery BR Network South East
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Part of Unit 312792. To Coventry 4/08 with 71205 (qv). Reported is under active restoration. With 71205 represent the only two Mk 2 EMUs now remaining. Normally sheeted. By 09/16: no longer sheeted. 03/18: to Colne Valley Railway following closure of Electric Railway Museum at Coventry.
Owner AMPS Rail Ltd (Project 300)
External Structural Condition Good
Internal Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
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 Very Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Fair
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Very Good
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance of some Importance
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 13/07/2013
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 10/09/2016
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 16/06/2018


 

 










 



 

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