BR 3785 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open (body only) (scrapped) built 1953

BR 3785 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open (body only) (scrapped) built 1953

BR 3785 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open (body only) (scrapped) built 1953
BR 3785 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open (body only) (scrapped) built 1953

 

Present Location Battlefield (scrapped)
County Location Leicestershire
Designed For BR
Build Location Doncaster
Built by BR
Diagram number 93
Lot number 30043
Type TSO
First Number 3785
Present Number E3785
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement Body only
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes Refurbished 1957 as one of the experimental coaches. P 1975 and on SVR (converted to Bar as the 'York Buffet') till 1979, then at Shackerstone (Battlefield Line). Grounded as a badly rotted body. Broken up ca. 05/02. Underframe (no bogies) remains.
Owner Shackerstone Railway Society Ltd
External Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Structural Condition Fair
Underframe Condition Poor and Incomplete
External Finish Poor and Incomplete
Internal Finish Poor and Incomplete
Degree of External Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of Internal Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of External Authenticity Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Fair
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Good
Rarity Many
Historical Importance no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Storage Open
Operating No
Survey Date 05/07/1998
Surveyor Simon Evans
Photo Date 05/07/1998
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 25/03/2016


 

 














 

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