Talyllyn 5 Four-wheel passenger Brake built 1866

Talyllyn 5 Four-wheel passenger Brake built 1866

Talyllyn  5 Four-wheel passenger Brake built 1866
Talyllyn 5 Four-wheel passenger Brake built 1866

 

Present Location Talyllyn Railway
County Location Gwynedd
Designed For Talyllyn
Built by Brown Marshalls
First Number 5
Present Number 5
Owner Talyllyn Railway Co
External Structural Condition Very Good
Internal Structural Condition Very Good
Underframe Condition Very Good
Operating Yes
Stored Secure Building
Gauge 2ft 3in
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance Exceptionally Important
Notes Original end balcony enclosed late 1900s to create a mobile booking office, with ticket window in side lookout. Nos 1-5 were Talyllyn's only coaching stock to 1953. With locos "Talyllyn" and "Dolgoch" represent oldest complete train in the world. Carries plate "Rebuilt Pendre Works 1957".
Inspected by Mark Stevenson
Date of Inspection 28/06/2000
Photo by Nick Felton
Photo Date 25/09/2011
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 28/04/2016

 
 

 

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