SR 1457 Bulleid Third Open built 1948

SR 1457 Bulleid Third Open built 1948

SR 1457 Bulleid Third Open built 1948
SR 1457 Bulleid Third Open built 1948

 

Present Location Swanage
County Location Dorset
Designed For SR
Build Location Eastleigh
Diagram number 2017
Lot number 3240
Type TO
First Number 1457
Later Numbers S1457S DS70262
Present Number 1457
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Was in Bournemouth set 296. W as Departmental vehicle after minor damage. P 1988, by Port Line Project. Intended to go to Swindon for restoration - but never happened. To SST 1992. Poor condition. Much missing from underframe. No roof covering. Sheeted from 2003 - restoration estimated at 100,000. By 04/17: restored and in operational service.
Owner Southern Steam Trust
External Structural Condition Poor and Incomplete
Internal Structural Condition Poor and Incomplete
Underframe Condition Poor and Incomplete
External Finish Poor and Incomplete
Internal Finish Poor and Incomplete
Degree of External Originality As left Departmental service
Degree of Internal Originality As left Departmental service
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality Not Applicable
Degree of External Authenticity Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Not Applicable
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Poor
Rarity Several
Historical Importance of some Importance
Storage Secure Open
Operating Yes
Survey Date 01/08/1999
Surveyor Jackie Cope
Photo Date 01/04/2017
Photo by Justin Edwards
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 11/04/2020

Mike Stollery 01/03/2003: earlier condition
Mike Stollery 01/03/2003: earlier condition


 

 










 





 

 

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