Rhondda and Swansea Bay 72 8 Wheel 7 Compartment Third (body only) built 1895

Rhondda and Swansea Bay 72 8 Wheel 7 Compartment Third (body only) built 1895

Rhondda and Swansea Bay 72 8 Wheel 7 Compartment Third (body only) built 1895
Rhondda and Swansea Bay 72 8 Wheel 7 Compartment Third (body only) built 1895

 

Present Location Withial nr. Bodmin
County Location Cornwall
Designed For Rhondda and Swansea Bay
Built by Ashbury
Type T
First Number 72
Later Numbers 4223
Present Number None
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement Body only
Original Underframe No
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes Originally 8 Wheel vehicle, all third class. Condemned 22 Aug 1933. In use as private holiday home at Inchs, near Withiel, 4 miles or so from Bodmin, Cornwall. GWR4223 found on inside doors. Confirmed still in situ 09/16.
Owner Private
External Structural Condition Good
External Finish Good
Degree of External Authenticity Good
Rarity n/a
Storage Under Cover
Operating No
Survey Date 01/08/2009
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 28/06/2015
Photo by Ken Hartley
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 17/09/2016


 

 










 

 

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