GWR 66 Breakdown Tool Van
|GWRGreat Western Railway 66 Breakdown Tool Van|
GWRGreat Western Railway Breakdown Tool Van 66
|Built By||GWRGreat Western Railway Swindon|
|Status||Operational (Static use)|
|Other Numbers||DW 66|
|Type||4-w tool van|
|1976||Arrived on SVRSevern Valley Railway|
66 was originally gas lit and when preserved, all the fittings apart from gas mantles and light shades were still intact.
66 arrived on the SVRSevern Valley Railway in April 1976 from Ashchurch. It was owned by the Erlestoke Manor Fund until 1985, when it was put up for sale. It was then acquired by the GWR 813 Preservation Fund, and initially put to use as a tool van by the P.WayPermanent Way Department.
See alsoList of goods wagons
Rolling stock currently under restoration
- Railway Heritage Register Wagon Survey
- SVRSevern Valley Railway Stock Book Ninth Edition
- SVRSevern Valley Railway News 78
- GWRGreat Western Railway 813 Preservation Fund