BR 6059 Mk 2f Tourist Second Open built 1973

BR 6059 Mk 2f Tourist Second Open built 1973

BR 6059 Mk 2f Tourist Second Open built 1973
BR 6059 Mk 2f Tourist Second Open built 1973

 

Present Location Weardale Railway
County Location Durham
Designed For BR
Build Location Derby
Built by BR
Diagram number 109
Lot number 30860
Type TSO
First Number 6059
Later Numbers W6059 M6059
Present Number 6059
Current Livery Virgin Trains
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Mk 2f. 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. At Mid Norfolk by 07/15. By 04/17: owned by Eastern Rail Services and moved to Washwood Heath. 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 01/07/2015
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 04/02/2013
Photo by Chris Simpson
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 02/02/2018


 

 










 



 

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