BR 1853 Restaurant Miniature Buffet

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BR 1853 Restaurant Miniature Buffet
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BR 1853 in 2015
Built By BR Wolverton
Status In use
Number 1853
Built 1961
Type RMB
Seats 44
1989 Arived on SVR


BR 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 SVR in 1989 from Bounds Green Carriage Depot (London) via Holyhead, having been purchased by SVR(H)[1]. It is used in Set C, the BR Crimson & Cream running set.


See also


Railway Heritage Register Carriage Survey

  1. SVR News 129