EAST BENGAL RAILWAY

BRITISH OVERSEAS RAILWAYS HISTORICAL TRUST - ARCHIVES

INDIAN STATE RAILWAYS: EAST BENGAL RAILWAY

1. Sir A M Rendell's drawings (linens) for Metropolitan Amalgamated Railway Carriage and Wagon Company 5 ft 6 in gauge bogie carriage stock, Contract No 7685 of 23/10/08.

Rendell Drg NoMetro Drg NoFrom ISR Drg NoDescriptionScale
E8392 56975?Inter Class and Brake Compo3/4"
E8392 57976E8264/1Body Sections3/4"
E8263/1
E8392 58977VariousBody Sections3/4"
E8392 59978VariousBody Sections3/4"
E8392 60979E8269Collapsible vestibule3"
E8392 61980E8269Vestibule details no 13"
E8392 62981E8269Vestibule details no 23"
E8392 76995E8026Metallic fittings sheet no 4-
E8627
E8392 77996E8267/1Luggage door fastenings3"
E8392 78997E8267/1Bed fittings and seats3" & Full
E8255
E8392 79998-CommodeHalf Size
E8392 80999-Lavatory fittings1/8, 1/4 & Full
E8392 811000E8026/2Lavatory fittings1/4 & Full Size
E8026/6
E8392 821001-Diagram of electric wiring1/4"
E8392 82A1001A-Diagram of electric wiring1/4"
E8392 841003-Diagram of gas lighting1"
E8392 851004-List of gas fittings-

SOURCE: Donated by Mr D Donoyou.

2. East Bengal Railway drawings.

BORHT Accession Number 2018/09/02.

The following 4 blueprints were with the Clayton Wagons Ltd drawings donated by Dr Hiley and so were probably sent to Clayton Wagons Ltd in connection with an enquiry or order.

Sketch No. 2356 dated 13/09/22 Bogie Third Class Carriage, scale 1 in to 1 foot.

Sketch No. 2382 dated 13/03/23 Bogie Third Luggage & Brake, scale 1 in to 1 foot.

Sketch No. 2384 dated 18/08/22 Bogie 1st. & 2nd. Class Carriage, scale 1 in to 1 foot.

Drg. No. 10644 dated 08/07/22 Cross Section of Upper Class Carriage for Suburban Stock S.G.

SOURCE: Donated by Dr Nicholas Hiley, June 2018.