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}}92090 is one of four long wheelbase Fruit D Vans on the SVR, built by BR at Swindon to Diagram 805 Lot 30383<ref> Railway Heritage Register Wagon Survey </ref> based on a GWR design. The fruit D vans were classified as Non Passenger Carrying Coaching Stock (NPCCS).
 
}}92090 is one of four long wheelbase Fruit D Vans on the SVR, built by BR at Swindon to Diagram 805 Lot 30383<ref> Railway Heritage Register Wagon Survey </ref> based on a GWR design. The fruit D vans were classified as Non Passenger Carrying Coaching Stock (NPCCS).
  
92090 was built at Swindon in 1958 and was originally electrically lit with power from an axle driven dynamo and chassis mounted batteries, similar to the system used on passenger coaches.  It arrived on the SVR in March 1973 from Gloucester, having been bought by with the intention of being used for storage of loco spares.<ref>SVR Stock Book Ninth Edition</ref> It is owned by [[The Erlestoke Manor Fund]] and is situated in Bewdley yard where it is used as a stores van for [[GWR 7802 Bradley Manor | 7802]] and [[GWR 7812 Erlestoke Manor | 7812]].
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92090 was built at Swindon in 1958 and was originally electrically lit with power from an axle driven dynamo and chassis mounted batteries, similar to the system used on passenger coaches.  It arrived on the SVR on 24 March 1973 from Gloucester, having been bought by with the intention of being used for storage of loco spares.<ref>SVR Stock Book Ninth Edition</ref> It is owned by [[The Erlestoke Manor Fund]] and is situated in [[Bewdley Down Yard]] where it is used as a stores van for [[GWR 7802 Bradley Manor | 7802]] and [[GWR 7812 Erlestoke Manor | 7812]].
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==

Latest revision as of 14:39, 12 February 2020

GWRGreat Western Railway/BRBritish Rail or British Railways 92090 Fruit D Van
BR 92090 20150320.jpg
GWRGreat Western Railway/BRBritish Rail or British Railways Fruit D Wagon 92090
Built By BRBritish Rail or British Railways Swindon
Status Static use
Number 92090
Other Numbers W92090
History
Built 1958
Diagram 805
Lot 30383
Type 4-w ventilated van
Telegraphic code FRUIT D
1973 Arrived on SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society

Goods Wagons

92090 is one of four long wheelbase Fruit D Vans on the SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society, built by BRBritish Rail or British Railways at Swindon to Diagram 805 Lot 30383[1] based on a GWRGreat Western Railway design. The fruit D vans were classified as Non Passenger Carrying Coaching Stock (NPCCS).

92090 was built at Swindon in 1958 and was originally electrically lit with power from an axle driven dynamo and chassis mounted batteries, similar to the system used on passenger coaches. It arrived on the SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society on 24 March 1973 from Gloucester, having been bought by with the intention of being used for storage of loco spares.[2] It is owned by The Erlestoke Manor Fund and is situated in Bewdley Down Yard where it is used as a stores van for 7802 and 7812.

See also

List of goods wagons

References

  1. Railway Heritage Register Wagon Survey
  2. SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society Stock Book Ninth Edition

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