GWR None Siphon G bogie gangwayed milk van (underframe only) built 1955

GWR None Siphon G bogie gangwayed milk van (underframe only) built 1955

GWR  None Siphon G bogie gangwayed milk van (underframe only) built 1955
GWR None Siphon G bogie gangwayed milk van (underframe only) built 1955

 

Present Location Tanfield Railway
County Location Tyne & Wear
Designed For GWR
Built by BR
Where built Swindon
First Number 1046
Present Number None
Other numbers W1046
Owner Aln Valley Railway
Diagram number O62
Lot number 1768
External Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Structural Condition Poor and Incomplete
Underframe Condition Satisfactory
Operating No
Stored Secure Open
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Rarity Several
Historical Importance some Interest
Notes Newspaper Van during 1970s (electric train heating). W after end damage, C&W store at Swindon Works till closure. P 1988? Stored Bishops Lydiard, West Somerset Railway. To Cambrian Heritage Railway, Llynclys 02/06. To Aln Valley Railway by 11/14 but stored in Wooler. Body then scrapped. By 08/15 chassis moved to Tanfield Railway where it was refurbished and then matched with the body of NER 2853 (qv) in 10/17.
Inspected by Kevin Stroud
Date of Inspection 26/08/2006
Photo by Steve West
Photo Date 16/10/2016
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 04/11/2017

Photo by Steve West 14/07/13 - body still in position
Photo by Steve West 14/07/13 - body still in position

Andrew Jenkins 19/08/2011. Earlier view of scrapped body
Andrew Jenkins 19/08/2011. Earlier view of scrapped body

 
 

 

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