On loan from the National Railway Museum since 2003, this LMS carriage, 7828, has been restored by a dedicated group of volunteers. The carriage was built in 1925 at Derby’s Carriage and Wagon Works on Litchurch Lane. With restoration completed in its 91st year the transformation has been remarkable.
7828 was withdrawn from passenger . . . → Read More: The restoration of LMS 7828 in four minutes
November 2013 saw the return to the annual carriage restorers convention to the National Railway Museum at York.
Stathis Tsolis of the NRM welcomes delegates to the 14th Carriage Restorers’ Convention
The weekend was focused around a number of presentations and practical demonstrations, along with networking opportunities and access to some of the heritage . . . → Read More: 14th Carriage Restorers’ Convention