BR 6312 Mk 1 BG (converted to Generator Van) built 1956

BR 6312 Mk 1 BG (converted to Generator Van) built 1956


Present Location Carnforth
County Location Lancashire
Designed For BR
Built by Cravens
First Number 81023
Present Number 6312
Other numbers 92025, 92925, 6312, 81023
Owner West Coast Railway Company
Diagram number 711
Lot number 30224
External Structural Condition Fair
Internal Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Underframe Condition Satisfactory
Operating Yes
Stored Secure Open
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Rarity n/a
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Notes P 1996 by Flying Scotsman Railways. On B4 bogies. Renumbered 92025 in 1983: MAY have become 92925: then Generator Van as 6312. On Severn Valley 6/97, later at Carnforth as generator van 6312. Late 2016: seen in mainline use again as a generator van with WCRC as 6312 - numbering and use both confirmed again in 11/17.
Inspected by JL
Date of Inspection 28/06/1997
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 13/11/2017



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