BR 52005 Class 107 DMU: Driving Motor Brake Second built 1961

BR 52005 Class 107 DMU: Driving Motor Brake Second built 1961

BR 52005 Class 107 DMU: Driving Motor Brake Second built 1961
BR 52005 Class 107 DMU: Driving Motor Brake Second built 1961

 

Present Location Tanat Valley
County Location Shropshire
Designed For BR
Build Location Derby
Built by BR
Diagram number 639
Lot number 30611
Type DMBSO
First Number 52005
Later Numbers SC52005 DB977832
Present Number SC52005
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 Former Sandite vehicle. P1996 Swindon & Cricklade with 52025 (qv). To Class 107 Ltd at Embsay during 2000. Extensive internal overhaul and repaint, including brake cage modified from Class 108 DMU. Brunswick Green livery. To Nene Valley by 04/09. From there with 52031 to Tanat Valley Railway (near Oswestry) by 02/12, where seen at Nant Mawr 09/12.
Owner Class 107 Ltd
External Structural Condition Very Good
Internal Structural Condition Very Good
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Very Good
Internal Finish Very Good
Degree of External Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of Internal Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
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 Good
Rarity Few
Historical Importance of some Importance
Storage Secure Open
Operating Yes
Survey Date 24/08/2005
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 08/09/2014
Photo by Aaron Browning
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 31/08/2019


 

 










 



 

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