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MK I - E24993


E24993 in the Up Yard turned out in two tone livery

Photo:
Robert Frise - E24993 in the Up Yard turned out in two tone livery

E24993 in the Up Yard turned out in maroon livery

Photo:
Robert Frise - E24993 in the Up Yard turned out in maroon livery


This is a side corridor second with eight compartments, four on each side of a cross corridor. Two toilets are situated at one end of the coach. The vehicle has a seating capacity of forty-eight persons with the seat arm-rests down. It has B1 type bogies. It is identical to 25500 and was withdrawn by British Railways at Whittlesea in May 1976. It arrived at Quainton with other stock by a track slew of the BR line in July 1977, for details of stock arriving in this delivery see the Visitors section.

References:
Good News from the C & W - Quainton News No. 29 Autumn 1976


Origin :- British Rail Date Built :- 1956 Number :- E24993
Diagram :- 146 Lot :- 30208
Type :- SK Corridor 2nd Builder :- British Rail Derby Owner :- QRS
Status :- Operational Location :- Up Yard Accession Number :- W/0037
Arrival Date :- 1977

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