Talyllyn 16 Brake Third built 1961

Talyllyn 16 Brake Third built 1961

Talyllyn 16 Brake Third built 1961
Talyllyn 16 Brake Third built 1961


Present Location Talyllyn Railway
County Location Gwynedd
Designed For Talyllyn
Build Location Tywyn
Built by Talyllyn
Type BT
First Number 16
Present Number 16
Gauge 2ft 3in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes Frame rebuilt from 3 ft gauge bogie carriage ex Boden's Stone, Derbyshire. To TR 1957. Rebuilt; in service 1961-78. Rebuilt to standard body form 1981. New bogies 1989. Air brakes from late 1990s. "Originality": rebuild, rebuild, conversion respectively.
Owner Talyllyn Railway Co
External Structural Condition Very Good
Internal Structural Condition Very Good
Underframe Condition Very Good
External Finish Very Good
Internal Finish Very Good
Degree of External Originality Conversion/rebuild/reproduction
Degree of Internal Originality Conversion/rebuild/reproduction
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality Conversion/rebuild/reproduction
Degree of External Authenticity None
Degree of Internal Authenticity None
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Poor
Rarity Few
Historical Importance of some Importance
Storage Secure Building
Operating Yes
Survey Date 28/06/2000
Surveyor John Smallwood
Photo Date 28/06/2000
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 28/04/2016





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