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BRBritish Rail or British Railways 1853 Restaurant Miniature Buffet
BR 1853 20150320.jpg
BRBritish Rail or British Railways 1853 in 2015
Built By BRBritish Rail or British Railways Wolverton
Status In use
Number 1853
Built 1961
Type RMB
Seats 44
1989 Arived on SVRSevern Valley Railway


BRBritish Rail or British Railways Mk 1 Restaurant Miniature Buffet (RMB) 1853 was built at Wolverton in 1961 to diagram number 99 of lot number 30670. The Miniature Buffet coach was designed to provide quick snacks, being staffed by only one attendant in service. The coach seats 44 passengers at tables, and also has bench seats opposite the serving area.

1853 arrived on the SVRSevern Valley Railway in 1989 from Bounds Green Carriage Depot (London) via Holyhead, having been purchased by SVR(H)[1]. It is used in Set C, the BRBritish Rail or British Railways Crimson & Cream running set.

See also

List of carriages



Railway Heritage Register Carriage Survey

  1. SVRSevern Valley Railway News 129


1853 on vintagecarriagestrust.org