GWR BR-built GWR 'Fruit D' Van (body only) (scrapped) built 1955

GWR BR-built GWR 'Fruit D' Van (body only) (scrapped) built 1955

GWR  BR-built GWR 'Fruit D' Van (body only) (scrapped) built 1955
GWR BR-built GWR 'Fruit D' Van (body only) (scrapped) built 1955

 

Present Location Ilmington (scrapped)
County Location Warwickshire
Designed For GWR
Built by BR
Where built Swindon
First Number 3480
Other numbers W3480W
Owner Private
Diagram number Y14
Lot number 1780
Operating No
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Rarity Many
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Notes NOT PRESERVED. Originally Grounded at Manor Farm, Ilmington, Warwickshire GR SP 214443. There were six Fruit D bodies at this site - all but one now demolished/scrapped/moved elsewhere including this one. By 04/91: moved to Hobday Farm, Ilmington, Warwickshire GR SP 214439. By 11/93 moved to a nearby field and in use as pigsty. Either demolished, scrapped or moved elsewhere by 04/97.
Grid Reference SP 218439
Photo by Charlie Cross (Peter Hall collection)
Photo Date 02/07/1993
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 20/01/2019

 
 

 

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