GWR 9103 Collett Nondescript Brake Saloon built 1929

GWR 9103 Collett Nondescript Brake Saloon built 1929

GWR 9103 Collett Nondescript Brake Saloon built 1929
GWR 9103 Collett Nondescript Brake Saloon built 1929

 

Present Location Severn Valley
County Location Worcestershire
Designed For GWR
Build Location Swindon
Diagram number G58
Lot number 1400
Type BTO
First Number 9103
Later Numbers 079124
Present Number None
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes P 1972. Last survivor of ten built. Was part of the Westward Television Train. Two saloons, one compartment, brake. By 11/07 nearing end of extensive restoration: green oxide undercoat, under tarpaulins at Bewdley Yard. Photo below predates restoration work. By 08/13 restoration complete and coach ready for service. 10/13 - at Kidderminster as special service vehicle. Overall winner, Heritage Railway Association Carriage Competition 2015.
Owner Severn Valley Railway Association
External Structural Condition Good
Internal Structural Condition Good
Underframe Condition Satisfactory
External Finish Fair
Internal Finish Fair
Degree of External Originality Much replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Internal Originality Much replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of External Authenticity Fair
Degree of Internal Authenticity Fair
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Fair
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance of some Importance
Storage Under Cover
Operating Yes
Survey Date 25/08/2006
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 01/08/2013
Photo by Mick Haynes
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 26/04/2016



 

 

















 

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