BR 4844 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open built 1959

BR 4844 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open built 1959

BR 4844 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open built 1959
BR 4844 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open built 1959

 

Present Location Embsay
County Location North Yorkshire
Designed For BR
Build Location Wolverton
Built by BR
Diagram number 89
Lot number 30525
Type TSO
First Number 4844
Later Numbers SCR99819 YDR 16
Present Number 4844
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Leased by Scottish Railway Preservation Society 1987 at Falkirk. P 1988 at Perth until 1991. Vacuum brake, dual heat. Branch service, as spare. 04/24: sold to Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway and moved there by 06/24 - interior stripped to receive new flooring, new wooden panelling and new seat seat bases; to be modified with double doors at one end, and two wheelchair spaces.
Owner Yorkshire Dales Railway Museum Trust
External Structural Condition Fair
Internal Structural Condition Satisfactory
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Fair
Internal Finish Good
Degree of External Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of Internal Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of External Authenticity Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Good
Rarity Many
Historical Importance Some Interest
Storage Secure Open
Operating Yes
Survey Date 22/09/2002
Surveyor Trevor England
Photo Date 26/06/2006
Photo by Byron Chamberlain
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 23/06/2024


 

 










 



 

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