GWR 1043 Siphon G bogie gangwayed milk van (underframe only) built 1955

GWR 1043 Siphon G bogie gangwayed milk van (underframe only) built 1955

GWR  1043 Siphon G bogie gangwayed milk van (underframe only) built 1955
GWR 1043 Siphon G bogie gangwayed milk van (underframe only) built 1955

 

Present Location Cholsey Wallingford
County Location Oxfordshire
Designed For GWR
Built by BR
Where built Swindon
First Number 1043
Present Number 1043
Other numbers W1043W CDB975834
Owner Hawksworth Trust
Diagram number O62
Lot number 1768
External Structural Condition Derelict/Not Present
Internal Structural Condition Derelict/Not Present
Underframe Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Operating No
Stored Secure Open
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Rarity Several
Historical Importance some Interest
Notes Later, Materials Van. P 1987 by Active Force (Swindon Ry Eng Ltd), resold 1990. Restored 1990. Some of roof covering now (2000) coming adrift; some panels split/rotten. 7/04: still in need of attention or covering to prevent further deterioration. By 09/18: body scrapped - see main photo.
Inspected by Kevin Stroud
Date of Inspection 26/07/2004
Photo by Craig Browning
Photo Date 09/09/2018
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 13/09/2018

Andrew Jenkins 24/09/2016: earlier condition before body was scrapped
Andrew Jenkins 24/09/2016: earlier condition before body was scrapped

 
 

 

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