LMS 27162 Third Open built 1945

LMS 27162 Third Open built 1945

LMS 27162 Third Open built 1945
LMS 27162 Third Open built 1945

 

Present Location Ecclesbourne Valley
County Location Derbyshire
Designed For LMS
Build Location Wolverton
Diagram number 1999
Lot number 1401
Type TO
First Number 27162
Later Numbers M27162M M38746M
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes LMS Stanier 'Period 3'. Latterly Exhibition van. P 1978 by GCR Coach Group at Quainton Road. To Wirksworth by 5/09, then by 1/10 for external restoration to Rail Restorations NE, Shildon. Back to Wirksworth 3/10. Interior subsequently restored at Wirksworth by 04/11. Badly damaged by accidental fire 10/11. Rebuild of damaged area now progressing - externally complete 04/14.
Owner LMS Carriage Association
External Structural Condition Good
Internal Structural Condition Good
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Good
Internal Finish Not Applicable
Degree of External Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Internal Originality Not Applicable
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of External Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Not Applicable
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

Craig Browning 09/07/2016. Another view
Craig Browning 09/07/2016. Another view

Derek Mason 23/04/2014: earlier view of other side
Derek Mason 23/04/2014: earlier view of other side


 

 

















 

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