LMS 27001 Brake Third Corridor ('Porthole' design) built 1950

LMS 27001 Brake Third Corridor ('Porthole' design) built 1950

LMS 27001 Brake Third Corridor ('Porthole' design) built 1950
LMS 27001 Brake Third Corridor ('Porthole' design) built 1950

 

Present Location Ecclesbourne Valley
County Location Derbyshire
Designed For LMS
Build Location Wolverton
Built by BR
Diagram number 2161
Lot number 1506
Type BTK
First Number 27001
Later Numbers M27001M MSC 'ROVER'
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes P ?? by 71000 Loco Trust, but stored at Stanstead Abbots till 1983, then on GCR till 1995 when to Ecclesbourne Valley Railway at Wirksworth. Under restoration when seen 02/12 - this restoration expected to include non-authentic interior.
Owner LMS Carriage Association
External Structural Condition Good
Internal Structural Condition Poor and Incomplete
Underframe Condition Poor and Incomplete
External Finish Good
Internal Finish Poor and Incomplete
Degree of External Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Internal Originality Much replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of External Authenticity Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Poor
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Good
Rarity Several
Historical Importance of some Importance
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 12/02/2012
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 14/04/2018
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 08/05/2018


 

 














 

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