LBSCR 46924 Cattle Wagon (later Passenger Luggage Van) built 1922

LBSCR 46924 Cattle Wagon (later Passenger Luggage Van) built 1922

LBSCR  46924 Cattle Wagon (later Passenger Luggage Van) built 1922
LBSCR 46924 Cattle Wagon (later Passenger Luggage Van) built 1922

 

Present Location Isle of Wight
County Location Isle of Wight
Designed For LBSCR
Where built Lancing
First Number 7116
Present Number 46924
Other numbers 53291 53374
Owner Isle of Wight Railway Co Ltd
Diagram number 1457
External Structural Condition Satisfactory
Internal Structural Condition Good
Underframe Condition Satisfactory
Stored Under cover
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance Exceptionally Important
Notes To IoW 08/27 as cattle wagon - but cattle traffic never really materialised. Open portions of sides planked over 1935 as covered goods wagon, mainly for passengers' luggage in advance. Only surviving LBSC cattle wagon - only surviving wooden-framed cattle wagon? Has had some minor repairs and a repaint and is on display under cover in the Train Story exhibition hall, June 2014. Formally transferred from National Railway Museum's Collection to the Isle of Wight Collection 06/15.
Inspected by Kevin Stroud
Date of Inspection 24/07/2005
Photo by Steve West
Photo Date 22/07/2015
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 19/04/2016

 
 

 

Start Another Search - Vintage Carriages Trust Web Site

Use or publication of this data must acknowledge the Wagon Survey as the source. Information from Railway

 Heritage Register web sites must not be used in a commercial context without the written permission of the

Railway Heritage Register.