GWR W3052 Six-wheel milk tanker built 1946

GWR W3052 Six-wheel milk tanker built 1946

GWR  W3052 Six-wheel milk tanker built 1946
GWR W3052 Six-wheel milk tanker built 1946

 

Present Location Carnforth
County Location Lancashire
Designed For GWR
Where built Swindon
First Number 3052
Present Number W3052
Other numbers DW3052
Owner West Coast Railway Company
Diagram number O57
Lot number 1716
External Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Structural Condition Not Applicable
Underframe Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Operating No
Stored Secure Open
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Rarity Few
Historical Importance some Interest
Notes P 1983. Stored outside; timbers deteriorating. Thought built for United Dairies, but brackets on centre line imply was fitted with a cover (sun shield) - as applied only for tanks for Express Dairies and West Park Dairies (all centre-manhole type). 08/18: confirmed still at Carnforth - further deterioration in condition.
Inspected by Kevin Stroud
Date of Inspection 26/07/2008
Photo by Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 26/07/2008
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 06/10/2018

 
 

 

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