Stockton and Darlington Railway Coach No.179 - Market Day Class.
We have been commissioned to restore the Forcett Coach for (periodical rather than regular) operation on the Pockerley Waggonway at Beamish Museum.
This carriage has had an interesting career with various changes of ownership and location.
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Intitally, we surveyed the coach at Locomotion and wrote a restoration proposal which was accepted. After the coach was delivered to Haltwhistle further assessments were ma…