LMS 395 12 wheel First Sleeper built 1951

LMS 395 12 wheel First Sleeper built 1951

LMS 395 12 wheel First Sleeper built 1951
LMS 395 12 wheel First Sleeper built 1951

 

Present Location Carnforth
County Location Lancashire
Designed For LMS
Build Location Wolverton
Built by BR
Diagram number 2166
Lot number 1584
Type SLF
First Number 395
Later Numbers MCA99055
Present Number M395
Current Livery BR Crimson Lake and Cream
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 6-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes P ?? Offered for sale 7/99. Interior not seen. Tinworm well started - especially doors, corner posts! 08/18: confirmed still at Carnforth - in very poor condition.
Owner West Coast Railway Company
External Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Underframe Condition Fair
External Finish Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Finish Poor and Incomplete
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 Very Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Very Good
Rarity Several
Historical Importance some Interest, Modest Consequence
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 26/07/2008
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 02/09/2016
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 05/10/2018

Kevin Stroud 26/07/2008. View of other side - and earlier condition
Kevin Stroud 26/07/2008. View of other side - and earlier condition


 

 










 





 

 

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