LMS 975241 Luggage & Parcels Van built 1935

LMS 975241 Luggage & Parcels Van built 1935

LMS  975241 Luggage & Parcels Van built 1935
LMS 975241 Luggage & Parcels Van built 1935

 

Present Location Scottish Industrial Railway Centre
County Location East Ayrshire
Designed For LMS
Where built Wolverton
First Number 37882
Present Number 975241
Other numbers M37882M 975241
Owner Ayrshire Railway Preservation Group
Diagram number 1870
Lot number 864
External Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Underframe Condition Fair
Operating No
Stored Secure Open
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Rarity Few
Historical Importance some Interest
Notes Vacuum brake, steam heat piped. No dynamo; external handbrake wheel. Yellow paint, black chevron stripes. CCT-type doors. Ex Ayr Depot tool van, bought for conversion to passenger carriage. Stored untouched in a vandalised state at Minnivey Colliery, Dalmellington (original SIRC site). By 5/10 to Scottish Industrial Railway Centre, Dunaskin Shed, Waterside, nr Dalmellington. 07/17: confirmed still in situ.
Inspected by David Wigley
Date of Inspection 02/07/2006
Photo by Dennis Graham
Photo Date 11/09/2011
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 13/08/2017

 
 

 

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