LYR 1 Director's Saloon built 1878

LYR 1 Director's Saloon built 1878

LYR 1 Director's Saloon built 1878
LYR 1 Director's Saloon built 1878


Present Location Keighley Worth Valley
County Location West Yorkshire
Designed For LYR
Build Location Newton Heath
Diagram number 22
Lot number V3
First Number 1
Later Numbers 2, 135, 10772, 45038
Present Number 2
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes Built as 6-w Clerestory Director's Saloon No 1. Ca 1908 rebuilt as bogie vehicle as Engineer's Saloon. In use till 1962 at least. P 1965 on Worth Valley. By 8/06 fully restored externally: seating and interior panelling yet to complete. At Oxenhope Museum.
External Structural Condition Very Good
Internal Structural Condition Very Good
Underframe Condition Very Good
External Finish Very Good
Internal Finish Satisfactory
Degree of External Originality Some replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Internal Originality Much replaced/reproduced material
Degree of Underframe/Running Gear Originality As built/last Passenger rebuild (BR or before)
Degree of External Authenticity Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Fair
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Good
Rarity Unique
Historical Importance of some Importance
Operating No
Survey Date 28/08/2006
Surveyor Kevin Stroud
Photo Date 23/05/2009
Photo by John Bishop
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 27/09/2016





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