BR 3961 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open built 1954

BR 3961 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open built 1954

BR 3961 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open built 1954
BR 3961 Mk 1 Tourist Second Open built 1954

 

Present Location Carnforth
County Location Lancashire
Designed For BR
Build Location Eastleigh
Built by BR
Diagram number 93
Lot number 30086
Type TSO
First Number 3961
Present Number None
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Ashford/Eastleigh. P 1993 by GWR Preservation Group at Southall. 08/07: Graffitied. Undergoing restoration. By 03/21: to West Coast Railway Company. 08/22: still in situ at Carnforth but no further restoration work visible.
Owner West Coast Railway Company
External Structural Condition Poor but Substantially Complete
Internal Structural Condition Fair
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Poor and Incomplete
Internal Finish Fair
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 no Immediate Importance/Not Applicable
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 26/08/2007
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 20/04/2008
Photo by John Bishop
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 13/04/2023


 

 














 

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