LMS NCC 1885 'Brown Van' (Parcels Van) built 1932

LMS NCC 1885 'Brown Van' (Parcels Van) built 1932

LMS NCC 1885 'Brown Van' (Parcels Van) built 1932
LMS NCC 1885 'Brown Van' (Parcels Van) built 1932

 

Present Location Downpatrick
County Location Newry, Mourne & Down
Designed For LMS NCC
Built by Harland Wolff
Diagram number V7
Type Van
First Number 1885
Later Numbers 674
Present Number 674
Gauge 5ft 3in
Wheel Arrangement 4 wheel
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes One of 4 "Brown Vans" on site (667, 674, 687, 688) plus 3 u/frames. "674" is UTA renumbering of 1959.
Owner Downpatrick & County Down Railway
External Structural Condition Poor and Incomplete
Internal Structural Condition Poor and Incomplete
Underframe Condition Fair
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 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 Few
Historical Importance of some Importance
Storage Secure Open
Operating No
Survey Date 13/09/2014
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 02/10/2004
Photo by Michael Cope
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 11/04/2016


 

 










 



 

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