| BRBritish Rail or British Railways 94200 General Utility Van
BRBritish Rail or British Railways General Utility Van 94200
|| Pressed Steel
|| Static use
|| 86207, W86207, 95360
86105 is a BRBritish Rail or British Railways
Mark 1 General Utility Van. These vehicles were built for use on express passenger services as well as parcels and freight trains, and were classed as Non Passenger Carrying Coaching Stock
. The side doors allowed loading of containerised mail and parcels and newspapers. The GUVs were 'through piped' for use on steam heated services, although they were not themselves steam heated.
94200 in preservation and service
General Utility Van (GUVGeneral Utility Van, formerly used to transport mail and parcels) 94200 (originally numbered 86207) was built by Pressed Steel in 1958, and is equipped with commonwealth bogies. It was bought with 94157 (earlier 86523) to keep parts secure for SR 34027 Taw Valley. Since the 2015 photograph, the carriage has received a repaint into maroon livery.
- ↑ SVRSevern Valley Railway Stock Book 9th Edition
- ↑ Railway Heritage Register Carriage Survey