GWR B3176 Six-wheel milk tanker (underframe only) built 1950

GWR B3176 Six-wheel milk tanker (underframe only) built 1950

GWR  B3176 Six-wheel milk tanker (underframe only) built 1950
GWR B3176 Six-wheel milk tanker (underframe only) built 1950

 

Present Location Cottesmore (Rocks by Rail)
County Location Rutland
Designed For GWR
Built by BR
Where built Swindon
First Number 3176
Present Number B3176
Other numbers B3176
Owner Rutland Railway Museum
Diagram number O64
Lot number 1759
External Structural Condition Not Applicable
Internal Structural Condition Not Applicable
Underframe Condition Satisfactory
Operating No
Stored Secure Open
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Notes BR to GWR design: "B" prefix indicates BR order substituting cancelled GWR order. Underframe only: has been modified with roller bearings. Noted as unique (only one in preservation to this Lot No.) but several very similar, including complete vehicles! 06/16: seen in use as platform supporting body of GER 514 (qv) - see additional photo below. 06/18: no longer being used to support body of GER 514.
Inspected by David Wigley
Date of Inspection 01/02/2004
Photo by John Bishop
Photo Date 22/11/2009
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 21/07/2018

Steve West 19/06/2016. In use as underframe for GER 514 (qv)
Steve West 19/06/2016. In use as underframe for GER 514 (qv)

 
 

 

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