LMS 1782 Corridor Third built 1934

LMS 1782 Corridor Third built 1934This page is a part of the Herritage Railways Carriage Survey project and is hosted on the internet by The Vintage Carriages Trust (VCT), a volunteer body, based on the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway in the United Kingdom. About the Trust: The Vintage Carriages Trust was formed in the late 1960s by a group of volunteers whose interest was in wooden bodied railway carriages. They could see that there was a need to concentrate on the preservation of these historic items which were in grave danger of disappearing due to the weather and vandalism damage and unsuitability for regular use on preserved railways of the day. The Trust became a Registered Charity in 1981 and a Registered Museum in 1992. The Collection held by the Trust is at present nine historic railway carriages, also three small industrial steam locomotives, and a collection of railway posters and other miscellaneous railway items. The Trust owns the Museum of Rail Travel at Ingrow - the first station from Keighley on the Worth Valley Railway. By three phases of building work over the last ten years this has developed into a large museum display and associated workshop, and is the Trustís headquarters. Although the building is named a

LMS 1782 Corridor Third built 1934
LMS 1782 Corridor Third built 1934

 

Present Location Peak Rail
County Location Derbyshire
Designed For LMS
Build Location Wolverton
Diagram number 1899
Lot number 801
Type TK
First Number 1782
Later Numbers M1782 DM395911
Present Number M1782
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes P 1979 NYMR, where used as a dormitory coach. To Churnet Valley 2/02. Partially sheeted and stored OOU at Oakamoor. From Churnet Valley to Peak Rail 11/12. Stored OOU at Darley Dale by 04/13.
Owner Private
External Structural Condition Poor and Incomplete
Internal Structural Condition Poor and Incomplete
Underframe Condition Poor and Incomplete
External Finish Poor and Incomplete
Internal Finish Poor and Incomplete
Degree of External Originality As left Departmental service
Degree of Internal Originality As left Departmental service
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality As left Departmental service
Degree of External Authenticity Poor
Degree of Internal Authenticity Poor
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Poor
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance some Interest, Modest Consequence
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 23/08/2005
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 02/04/2017
Photo by Craig Browning
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 25/04/2017

Craig Browning 02/04/2017. View of other side
Craig Browning 02/04/2017. View of other side


 

 










 





 

 

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