BR 86207 Mk 1 GUV (General Utility Van) built 1958

BR 86207 Mk 1 GUV (General Utility Van) built 1958

BR 86207 Mk 1 GUV (General Utility Van) built 1958
BR 86207 Mk 1 GUV (General Utility Van) built 1958

 

Present Location Severn Valley
County Location Worcestershire
Designed For BR
Built by Pressed Steel
Diagram number 811
Lot number 30417
Type GUV
First Number 86207
Later Numbers W86207 95360 94200
Present Number 94200
Current Livery BR Maroon
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets No
Additional Notes P 2006. Commonwealth bogies. Was bought with 86523 to keep parts secure for SR 34027 'Taw Valley' with intention to scrap when restoration completed, but they have been so useful as high security GUVs that will be retained.
External Structural Condition Satisfactory
Internal Structural Condition Satisfactory
Underframe Condition Good
External Finish Satisfactory
Internal Finish Satisfactory
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 Very Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Very Good
Rarity Several
Historical Importance some Interest, Modest Consequence
Storage Secure Open
Operating Yes
Survey Date 09/09/2008
Surveyor David Wigley
Photo Date 14/04/2017
Photo by Steve West
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 29/05/2017

Kevin Stroud 25/08/2006. Earlier livery: BR Rail Express Systems
Kevin Stroud 25/08/2006. Earlier livery: BR Rail Express Systems


 

 

















 

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