LMS 271726 Goods Van
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|LMSLondon Midland & Scottish Railway 271726 Goods Van|
LMSLondon Midland & Scottish Railway Goods Van 271726
|Built By||LMSLondon Midland & Scottish Railway Wolverton|
|Other Numbers||DM 271726|
|Type||4-w non-ventilated van|
|1993||Arrived on the SVRSevern Valley Railway|
It arrived on the SVRSevern Valley Railway on 12 February 1993 from Banbury. It was considered in good condition, requiring only repairs to one of the sliding doors and a quick repaint before entering service. The van was used in an episode of Oh Doctor Beeching! at Arley in 1996, when it supposedly contained a lion.
The photograph shows the van at Bewdley in 2015. It is privately owned.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 SVRSevern Valley Railway Stock Book Ninth Edition
- ↑ SVRSevern Valley Railway News 111
- ↑ Railway Heritage Register Wagon Survey (retrieved 16 January 2017)