GWR E765W Six-wheel 'Beetle' Cattle Van (body only) built 1953

GWR E765W Six-wheel 'Beetle' Cattle Van (body only) built 1953

GWR  E765W Six-wheel 'Beetle' Cattle Van (body only) built 1953
GWR E765W Six-wheel 'Beetle' Cattle Van (body only) built 1953

 

Present Location East Anglian Railway Museum
County Location Essex
Designed For GWR
Built by BR
Where built Stratford
First Number 765
Present Number E765W
Owner Private
External Structural Condition Satisfactory
Internal Structural Condition Satisfactory
Underframe Condition Good
Operating Yes
Stored Secure Open
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance Very Important
Notes One of only two built at Stratford, due to lack of capacity at Swindon: on ex GWR 6 wheeled milk tank underframe. Only surviving cattle wagon with accommodation for attendant.
Inspected by Paul Holroyd
Date of Inspection 26/04/1997
Photo by Steve West
Photo Date 28/05/2017
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 28/06/2017

Dan Adkins 17/08/2011. Earlier view
Dan Adkins 17/08/2011. Earlier view

 
 

 

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