BR 94147 Mk 1 GUV, later High Security Van (parts of body) built 1958

BR 94147 Mk 1 GUV, later High Security Van (parts of body) built 1958

 

Present Location Carnforth
County Location Lancashire
Designed For BR
Built by Pressed Steel
Where built Linwood
First Number 86091
Present Number 94147
Other numbers 95147, 93091
Owner West Coast Railway Company
Diagram number 811
Lot number 30417
External Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Structural Condition Not Applicable
Underframe Condition Not Applicable
Operating No
Stored Secure Open
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Rarity Many
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Notes Converted from GUV to NKA Super GUV High Security Mail Van to Diagram NK501. Purchased from EWS for bogies spares. 08/18: ends of body survive at Carnforth, used as open stores located behind Carnforth station near WCRC fence line; underframe may survive within WCRC as one underframe is present but unidentifiable at Carnforth (qv); remainder of body thought to still exist.
Inspected by Steve West
Date of Inspection 11/08/2018
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 10/10/2018

 
 

 

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