BR 51074 Class 119 DMU: Driving Motor Brake Composite built 1959

BR 51074 Class 119 DMU: Driving Motor Brake Composite built 1959

BR 51074 Class 119 DMU: Driving Motor Brake Composite built 1959
BR 51074 Class 119 DMU: Driving Motor Brake Composite built 1959

 

Present Location Swindon Cricklade
County Location Swindon
Designed For BR
Built by Gloucester
Diagram number 540
Lot number 30421
Type DMBC
First Number 51074
Present Number W51074
Current Livery BR multiple unit green livery
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Class 119 P 1996 ex GDM. Paired with 51104 (qv) - only surviving Cross Country 2-car set. Interior panelling seating etc partially dismantled - stored within. Was at Pontypool & Blaenavon until to Blunsdon 11/01. Later to Swindon and Cricklade.
Owner Gloucester Railcar Trust
External Structural Condition Good
Internal Structural Condition Good
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Fair
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 Very Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Very Good
Rarity Few
Historical Importance of some Importance
Storage Secure Open
Operating Yes
Survey Date 25/07/1999
Surveyor Michael Cope
Photo Date 18/05/2019
Photo by Bradley Wurth
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 12/09/2019


 

 














 

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