• LNER/GNR directors dining car built 1897

    Image ID
    FOT538828
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Image Details
    Image File Attributes
    21.7 MB
    JPEG
    Image Dimensions
    6144 x 4608 px
    Image Print Size (at 300 ppi)
    520 x 390 mm
    20.5 x 15.4 in
    Visual Size @300ppi
    Keywords
    Heritage Railways Steam Bluebell Line Sussex England's engine
    Description
    The Bluebell Railway, steaming through the heart of the Sussex Weald. The railway is operated by volunteers of the Bluebell Railway Preservation Society, supported by a small number of paid staff This magnificent clerestory saloon was constructed in 1897, and refitted in 1933 by the LNER. It remained in the use of the GNR/LNER directors, then British Railways Eastern Region General Manager until 1969, when it was sold complete from Hornsey Carriage Sheds for the princely sum of £500.
    Uploader
    Peter William Batchelor
    Contributor
    P W Batchelor
    Date Taken
    2009-05-14
    Uploaded on
    2009-05-15
    Collection
    Tourist Britian
    Category
    Heritage
    Sub Category
    History
    Setting
    Outdoor
    Point of view
    Eye level
    Dominant colour
    #FFFFFF