Andrew Briddon Locos

Andrew Briddon Locos

preserved railway vehicles

VBA Van

lwbvan phdr

BR number 200631
Manufactured Shildon
Date 1975
Type Long wheelbase, air braked
MoD Number WGB 4306
Location Peak Rail, Rowsley
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This long wheelbase air-braked van, built to BR type VBA, was one of a number transferred to MoD service.

It was been bought from the Class 20 group from Ruddington. The story of its movement is here.

After dutifully serving as a stores van at Rowsley and Darley Dale, it was superceeded by Ferry Van (VIX) 786951 and sold to UK Rail Leasing at Leicester. leaving Peak Rail on 14th September 2018


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