Technical – Trailer No.58 (1904)

Built: Electric Railway and Tramway Carriage Works Ltd, 1904
Delivered to M.E.R:
Spring 1904

Trucks:
1904-Current: Brill 27CXT

Braking:
1904-2008: Fitted with Trailer Air Brakes

Interior:
1904-Current: Fitted with Central Partition
Winter 1991: Fitted with PA Speakers

Seating Style:
1904-Current: Transverse Reversible 2+1 wooden seats

Seating Capacity:
1904-Current: 32

Exterior:
1904-1961: Fitted with Side Window Bars

Overhauls:
1932
Autumn 1945
Winter 1961-Spring 1962
Spring 2004-Summer 2008
Autumn 2015-Summer 2016

Liveries/Repaints:

1904-Autumn 1945: Red (Bordered White)/White/Teak (Lined Yellow/White), Red Bulkheads (Lined Yellow) with White Numbering and M.E.R Crest, White ‘The Manx Electric Railway Co Ltd.’ lettering on lower side panels. (Repainted 1926, 1932)

Autumn 1945-Spring 1962: Red/White/Teak (Lined Yellow), Grey Roof, Red Bulkheads with White Numbering, and M.E.R Crest on middle side panels.

Spring 1962-Autumn/Winter 1984: Red (Lined White)/White/Teak (Lined Yellow), Red Bulkheads (Lined Yellow with M.E.R Crest) with White Numbering, M.E.R Crest on middle side panels and White ‘Manx Electric Railway.’ lettering on lower side panels. (lettering changed to Yellow ‘Isle of Man Railways’ in Spring 1978)

Autumn/Winter 1984-Winter/Spring 1991: Red (Bordered White)/White/Teak (Lined Yellow/White), Red Bulkheads (Lined Yellow with M.E.R Crest) with White Numbering, M.E.R Crest on middle side panels and White ‘The Manx Electric Railway Co Ltd.’ lettering on lower side panels.

Winter/Spring 1991-Spring 2004: Red (Bordered White)/White/Teak (Lined Yellow/White), Red Bulkheads (Lined Yellow with M.E.R Crest) with White Numbering, M.E.R Crest on middle side panels and White ‘The Manx Electric Railway Co Ltd.’ lettering on lower side panels.

Summer 2008-Summer 2016: Red (Bordered White)/White/Teak (Lined Yellow/White), Red Bulkheads (Lined Yellow with M.E.R Crest) with White Numbering, M.E.R Crest on middle side panels and White ‘Manx Electric Railway’ lettering on lower side panels.

Summer 2016-Current: Red (Bordered White)/White/Teak (Lined Yellow/White), Red Bulkheads (Lined Yellow) with White Numbering and White ‘The Manx Electric Railway Co Ltd.’ lettering on lower side panels.

Notable Dates:

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