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Mk1 coaches.

Discussion in 'Heritage rolling Stock' started by Fireline, Jun 13, 2017.

  1. Fireline

    Fireline Active Member

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    Hi all. Probably the daft question for the day, but does anyone know of any Mk1 non-brake coaches that may be for sale? Cheers.
     
  2. estwdjhn

    estwdjhn New Member

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    Are you looking for usable, or restoreable, or spares only condition? I can think of a SK that's bottom end restorable or spares condition that might be available.
     
  3. Fireline

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    I am really trying to find something that is, while not necessarily ready to run, is not a basket case either. If you're thinking of 25255, I am afraid that would be too far gone for what I have in mind. Thanks.
     
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    martin1656 Part of the furniture

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    Any MK1 being put up for sale by any railway will be a basket case, one that is in need of major work, beyond of what their own repair capability's are, Some railways will have differing ideas of what is for them repairable, a well equipped works, will be able to tackle far more involved repairs than one with very basic capabilities.
    You may find one that will need work, but won't be a complete wreck, but it will be the exception , than the rule, most railways dont let restorable coaches go, I'm assuming this is going to be a working vehicle, not a static coach?
     
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    There is an SK located at the Chasewater Railway presently for sale, asking price £10,000

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