GER 247 Six-wheel Luggage Composite (body only) built 1888

GER 247 Six-wheel Luggage Composite (body only) built 1888

GER 247 Six-wheel Luggage Composite (body only) built 1888
GER 247 Six-wheel Luggage Composite (body only) built 1888

 

Present Location East Anglian Railway Museum
County Location Essex
Designed For GER
Build Location Stratford
Diagram number 219
Lot number N22
Type CZ
First Number 247
Later Numbers 63892
Present Number None
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement Body only
Original Underframe No
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes W 1930, grounded. P 1994 Epping Forest Railway, Magdalen Laver, Harlow, Essex. Interior removed. With 307 (qv) to private site at Bow, East London, 10/06 for restoration. With dissolution of the Ongar Railway Preservation Society following the Railway now being up and running under a different group, this body with 307 moved to Great Yeldham early 2013. To EARM 02/15.
Owner East Anglian Railway Museum
External Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Structural Condition Poor and Incomplete
Underframe Condition Derelict/Not Present
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 Conversion/rebuild/reproduction
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality Not Applicable
Degree of External Authenticity Fair
Degree of Internal Authenticity Poor
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Not Applicable
Rarity Several
Historical Importance of some Importance
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 17/10/2006
Surveyor John Glover
Photo Date 28/05/2017
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 07/09/2019

Steve West 28/05/2017. Condition of interior
Steve West 28/05/2017. Condition of interior


 

 

















 

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