GER 990 6 Compartment Third (body only) built 1888

GER 990 6 Compartment Third (body only) built 1888

GER 990 6 Compartment Third (body only) built 1888
GER 990 6 Compartment Third (body only) built 1888


Present Location Girvan
County Location South Ayrshire
Designed For GER
Diagram number 404
Type T
First Number 990
Present Number None
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement Body only
Original Underframe No
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes Built 03/88, W 09/28. P 2008 from Burnham Overy Staithe, Norfolk, sold to Hendricks Gin. Converted by Hendricks for use as 'The Horseless Carriage of Curiosities' vehicle, travelling the UK promoting gin. According to website, was at 100 Clerkenwell Road, London, EC1M 5RJ - by 11/11 thought to be somewhere in Brighton. By 11/16: known to be in storage at William Grant & Sons, The Girvan Distillery, Grangestone Industrial Estate, Girvan, South Ayrshire, Scotland, KA26 9PT. 07/17: confirmed still in situ - within the distillery but not visible from public areas (the Distillery's contact no. is 01465 713091).
Owner Hendricks Gin
External Structural Condition Very Good
Internal Structural Condition Very Good
Underframe Condition Not Applicable
External Finish Very Good
Internal Finish Very Good
Degree of External Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Internal Originality Conversion/rebuild/reproduction
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality Not Applicable
Degree of External Authenticity Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity None
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Not Applicable
Rarity Several
Historical Importance some Interest, Modest Consequence
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 13/08/2017




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