BR 997623 'Prawn' Bogie Bolster
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|BRBritish Rail or British Railways 997623 'Prawn' Bogie Bolster|
BRBritish Rail or British Railways Bogie Bolster 997623 in August 2015
|Built By||BRBritish Rail or British Railways Swindon|
|Type||S&TSignals & Telegraph Bogie Bolster wagon|
|1990||Arrived on SVRSevern Valley Railway|
Service and preservation
DB 997623 was built at Swindon in 1952 to BRBritish Rail or British Railways Diagram 1/471, Lot 2271. It was initially allocated to the Western region, lettered 'EMPTY TO READING'.
It was photographed at Bewdley in August 2015.
- Larkin Vol 1 (2011), p.70.
- SVRSevern Valley Railway Stock Book Ninth Edition
- SVRSevern Valley Railway News 102