BR 80401 Post Office Stowage Van built 1959

BR 80401 Post Office Stowage Van built 1959

BR 80401 Post Office Stowage Van built 1959
BR 80401 Post Office Stowage Van built 1959

 

Present Location Great Central
County Location Leicestershire
Designed For BR
Build Location Wolverton
Built by BR
Diagram number NT502
Lot number 30488
Type POT
First Number 80401
Present Number W80401
Current Livery Royal Mail TPO red
Gauge 4ft 8 1/2in
Wheel Arrangement 4-w bogies
Original Underframe Yes
Original Bogies/Wheelsets Yes
Additional Notes NTA. P by 11/08 at Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway. By 01/11 to Great Central Railway, sold to GCR TPO group.
External Structural Condition Very 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 Very Good
Degree of Internal Authenticity Very Good
Degree of Underframe Authenticity Very Good
Rarity Few
Historical Importance some Interest, Modest Consequence
Storage Secure Open
Operating Yes
Photo Date 22/09/2021
Photo by Robert Davidson
At Risk No
Date Record Last Updated 31/10/2021

Previous condition 28/02/2009
Previous condition 28/02/2009

Steve West 25/01/2019: another view
Steve West 25/01/2019: another view


 

 










 





 

 

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