BR 1853 Mk 1 Restaurant Miniature Buffet built 1961

BR 1853 Mk 1 Restaurant Miniature Buffet built 1961

BR 1853 Mk 1 Restaurant Miniature Buffet built 1961
BR 1853 Mk 1 Restaurant Miniature Buffet built 1961

 

Present Location Severn Valley
County Location Worcestershire
Designed For BR
Build Location Wolverton
Built by BR
Diagram number 99
Lot number 30670
Type RMB
First Number 1853
Later Numbers E1853 W1853
Present Number M1853
Current Livery BR Crimson Lake and Cream
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Acquired from Rail Charter Services 3/99. Refurbished 1999. Part of the BR Mk1 crimson lake and cream running set.
Owner Severn Valley Railway (Holdings) plc
External Structural Condition Good
Internal Structural Condition Good
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Very Good
Internal Finish Good
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 some Interest, Modest Consequence
Storage Secure Open
Operating Yes
Survey Date 25/08/2006
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 14/04/2017
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 02/12/2019

Robert Davidson 03/08/2018: another view
Robert Davidson 03/08/2018: another view


 

 










 





 

 

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