GWR 4149 semi-enclosed Second Open narrow gauge coach built 1938

GWR 4149 semi-enclosed Second Open narrow gauge coach built 1938

 

Present Location Vale of Rheidol Railway
County Location Ceredigion
Designed For GWR
Build Location Swindon
Built by GWR
Diagram number C48
Lot number 1618
Type SO
First Number 4149
Later Numbers M4149W, 7
Present Number 7
Gauge 1ft 11 3/4in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Built at Swindon using the underframe from a 1902-built Midland Carriage & Wagon vehicle - used when the VoR opened in that year. As for all the VoR coaches, given M prefix and W suffix by British Railways. Renumbered into 1-19 series by the new (privatised) Vale of Rheidol Railway in 1989.
Owner Vale of Rheidol Railway
Rarity n/a
Operating Yes
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 29/04/2016


 

 





 

 

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