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BR Brake Van B950048


B950048 in Up Yard

Photo:
Robert Frise - B950048 in Up Yard


Originally numbered B950048, this brake van is based on an LMS design and has LMS axle boxes. One of 125 built to this lot, B950048 has vacuum brake through piping only. It became DB950048 in August 1982 on transfer to departmental service.

Transported by road from Bescot, the van arrived at Quainton on 22nd June 1993. Since arrival it has had a new canvas roof, running boards and a repaint, reverting to its original number.


Origin :- British Rail Date Built :- 1950 Number :- B950048
DB950048
Diagram :- 1/505 Lot :- 2025
Type :- 20 ton Builder :- British Rail - Derby Wheelbase :-
Owner :- QRS Members Status :- Restored Location :- Cattle Dock
Accession No.:- N/A Arrival Date :- 1982    

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