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LMS Box Van No. 34676


LMS box van 34676 standing next to the gunpowder van

Photo:
Robert Frise - LMS box van 34676 standing next to the gunpowder van


Built to a Midland Railway design at the time of the grouping, this van would have been turned out in LMS livery when new and it represents the final type of MR box van.

Originally built with a 10' wheelbase, sometime during its life this was altered to 9' 6".  The overall length is 20ft 6in, and has sliding doors on each side.

34676 came to the QRS via the Transport Trust, originally arriving at Quainton in April 1969.


Origin :- LMS Date Built :- c.1923 Number :- 34676
Diagram :- Lot :- Tare Weight :- 10 ton
Type :- Box Van Builder :- LMS Derby Wheelbase :- 9' 6"
Owner :- QRS Status :- Operable Location :- Buffer Depot Museum
Accession No.: W/0064 Arrival Date :- Transport Trust 1969
QRS 1970
   

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