BR 61928 Class 309 EMU: Motor Brake Second Open built 1962

BR 61928 Class 309 EMU: Motor Brake Second Open built 1962

 

Present Location Tanat Valley
County Location Shropshire
Designed For BR
Build Location York
Diagram number 418-ED209
Lot number 30676
Type MBSO
First Number 61928
Later Numbers GE61928 977966
Present Number 977966
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Built for Liverpool Street - Clacton service. Later used south of Manchester in Departmental service for signalling tests. P Coventry Railway Centre 04/09. 2018: moved to Tanat Valley Railway following closure of Electric Railway Museum.
Owner AMPS Rail Ltd (Project 300)
External Structural Condition Good
Internal Structural Condition Good
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Good
Internal Finish Good
Degree of External Originality As left Departmental service
Degree of Internal Originality As left Departmental service
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality As left Departmental service
Degree of External Authenticity Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Good
Rarity Few
Historical Importance of some Importance
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 13/07/2013
Surveyor David Wigley
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 16/06/2018


 

 





 

 

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