BR 52031 Class 107 DMU: Driving Motor Composite Lavatory built 1961

BR 52031 Class 107 DMU: Driving Motor Composite Lavatory built 1961

BR 52031 Class 107 DMU: Driving Motor Composite Lavatory built 1961
BR 52031 Class 107 DMU: Driving Motor Composite Lavatory built 1961

 

Present Location Tanat Valley
County Location Shropshire
Designed For BR
Build Location Derby
Built by BR
Diagram number 649
Lot number 30612
Type DMCL
First Number 52031
Present Number SC52031
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 P 1993, Richborough Power Station then East Kent R 1994-6. With 52006 (qv) to Embsay late 1998. Spent time at Eden Valley, Crewe and Wensleydale. First Class compartment removed in BR days but now reinstated to as built. From Embsay to Nene Valley by 04/09. From there with 52005 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 Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Internal Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
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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