Tools & Equipment

Object number Title Description Image
2017.2111 British Rail handheld ticket verifier A handheld British Rail verifier used by the guards onboard to read the magnetic black strip on the rear of the ticket to validate it. This helped in the detection of ticket fraud. Depositor estimates this model to be from circa 1980s. In good condition. Verifier is black with gray around the small screen, and has the red British Rail double-arrow logo. Made by Thorn EMI Electronics, model number DRG No 4EO/62000. Serial number W00320.
2017.2113 Metal London Midland and Scottish Railway carriage key A metal London Midland and Scottish Railway carriage key, with the abbreviation "L.M.S." stamped on it. In good condition.
2017.2153 Mk 1 carriage door handle Metal door handle from a British Railways Mk1 carriage. Corrosion present, overall in fair condition.
2017.2156 British Railways carbon copy sheets Cardboard box containing circa 500 British Railways carbon copy sheets with "B.R. 1200/8" printed on them in gray lettering. Box reads "B.R. 1200/8 / ORDER NO PO 38244 / 500 SHEETS 8X5". In good condition.