GWR 40362 PW Brake Van
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|GWRGreat Western Railway 40362 PWPermanent Way Brake Van|
GWRGreat Western Railway PWPermanent Way Brake Van 40362
|Built By||GWRGreat Western Railway Swindon|
|Other Numbers||DW 40362|
|Type||4-wheel brake van|
|Post 1998||Arrived on SVRSevern Valley Railway|
40362 bears a plaque stating that it was purchased in 1970 and subsequently restored by the 6000 Locomotive Association. This now defunct group were based for some years at the Bulmers Steam Centre at Hereford until its closure in 1990.
The brake van arrived on the SVRSevern Valley Railway after 1998. It was photographed outside Kidderminster Railway Museum in August 2010 although it has been repainted since that date. It remains on display as a cosmetically restored exhibit outside Kidderminster Railway Museum.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Atkins, Beard & Tourret (2013) pp. 37,469.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Railway Heritage Register Wagon Survey
- ↑ SVR Charitable Trust
- ↑ Not listed in SVRSevern Valley Railway Stock Book Ninth Edition