GNR 3178 BFK, latterly Packing Van built 1910

GNR 3178 BFK, latterly Packing Van built 1910

GNR 3178 BFK, latterly Packing Van built 1910
GNR 3178 BFK, latterly Packing Van built 1910

 

Present Location Mangapps
County Location Essex
Designed For GNR
Build Location Doncaster
Diagram number 97
Type BFK
First Number 3178
Later Numbers 43178, DE320651
Present Number E43178E
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Latterly Packing van in Scunthorpe b'down train. P '74 Radstock. 75 WSR. To R Edmondson '85, Carnforth; then Mangapps. 8/08: as previous. By 05/18: main photo shows results of restoration project.
External Structural Condition Very Good
Internal Structural Condition Not Applicable
Underframe Condition Very Good
External Finish Fair
Degree of External Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Internal Originality Conversion/rebuild/reproduction
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality As left Departmental service
Degree of External Authenticity Fair
Degree of Internal Authenticity Not Applicable
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Good
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance some Interest, Modest Consequence
Storage Secure Open
Operating Yes
Survey Date 24/07/2004
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 12/05/2018
Photo by Peter Wreford
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 03/07/2018

David Wigley 29/08/2008: earlier condition - viewed from other end
David Wigley 29/08/2008: earlier condition - viewed from other end


 

 










 





 

 

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