BR 5906 Mk 2e Tourist Second Open built 1972

BR 5906 Mk 2e Tourist Second Open built 1972

BR 5906 Mk 2e Tourist Second Open built 1972
BR 5906 Mk 2e Tourist Second Open built 1972

 

Present Location Weardale Railway
County Location Durham
Designed For BR
Build Location Derby
Built by BR
Diagram number 108
Lot number 30844
Type TSO
First Number 5906
Later Numbers M5906 W5906
Present Number 5906
Current Livery BR InterCity
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Mk 2e. To Mid Norfolk Railway 09/12. Reported with others after clean/de-grime to Weardale 11/12 for Christmas "Polar Express" operations. Back to Mid Norfolk by 03/13. Again with others to Weardale 11/13 for same reason. Back to Mid Norfolk by 07/15. By 04/17: at Weardale again. 05/17: to Severn Valley Railway for Diesel Gala, then from 06/17 at Midland Railway Centre, Butterley. 08/17: to Weardale Railway.
Owner Eastern Rail Services
External Structural Condition Good
Internal Structural Condition Good
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 Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Good
Rarity Several
Historical Importance some Interest, Modest Consequence
Storage Secure Open
Operating Yes
Survey Date 16/07/2015
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 20/10/2012
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 27/08/2017

Chris Simpson photo 4/2/13
Chris Simpson photo 4/2/13


 

 

















 

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