Researching Barnum Interiors

As the GCR RST is planning its restorations of the four big “Barnums”, some interesting factors have emerged which will affect or assist the four remaining of the type: (See Barnum story – Articles) The first is that Keith Stimpson has come forward with an ability which is already being utilised to transfer all the drawings…

GCR Suburban to become Stores-Van

Now that the work on the MS&L 6-wheel carriage is drawing to a close, the team have moved onto its next restoration project, another of the GCR Rolling Stock Trust’s carriages, but with one big difference, reports Clyde Pennington, the Trust’s coordinator on site. “We are very effctively preserving this vehicle for a future restoration, as well…