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BR Mk2 Coaches

The Mk2 coaches were intially produced in 1964 through to 1975. The Mk2 did not included any catering or sleeping vehicles, later comversions added some catering facilities.

BR Mk2f - Brake Second Open

080A - Mk2f - Brake Second Open - Virgin
080A - Mk2f - Brake Second Open - Virgin

The Mk2f Brake Second Opens were built at Derby in 1974.

Ref No Year Livery Running No/Name
080A 1999 Virgin  9521  

BR Mk2c - First Corridor

0818 - Mk2a - First Corridor - NSE
0818 - Mk2a - First Corridor - NSE

The Mk2c Corridor First were built at Derby in 1969-70.

Ref No Year Livery Running No/Name
0818 1990 NSE (later)  5525  
Incorrect TSO marked as FO with Yellow Cantrail Stripe
0818 1990 NSE (later)  13525  
0818 1988 NSE (early)  13525  
0818 1988 NSE (early)  13514  
0818 1990 NSE (later)  13443  

BR Mk2d - First Open

0816 - Mk2d - First Open - BR Executive
0816 - Mk2d - First Open - BR Executive

The Mk2d First Opens were built at Derby between 1971-72.

Ref No Year Livery Running No/Name
0815 1984 BR Blue/Grey  M3199  
0816 1988 BR Executive  3191  
0816 1989 BR Executive  3202  
Executive Livery on later body
0817 1990 BR Intercity  3177  

BR Mk2e - First Open

0811 - Mk2e - First Open - Scotrail
0811 - Mk2e - First Open - Scotrail

The Mk2e First Opens were built at Derby between 1971-72.

Ref No Year Livery Running No/Name
0811 1988 Scotrail  3248  
0811 1988 Scotrail  3265  

BR Mk2f - First Open

0814 - Mk2f - First Open - Virgin
0814 - Mk2f - First Open - Virgin

The Mk2f First Opens were built at Derby between 1973-75.

Ref No Year Livery Running No/Name
0814 1999 Virgin  3278  

BR Mk2c - Tourist Second Open

0802 - Mk2c - Tourist Second Open - Regional Railways
0802 - Mk2c - Tourist Second Open - Regional Railways

The Mk2c Tourist Second Opens were built at Derby in 1969-70.

Ref No Year Livery Running No/Name
0802 1996 Regional Railways  5505  
0808 1988 NSE (early)  5523  
0808 1988 NSE (later)  5525  

BR Mk2d - Tourist Second Open

0801 - Mk2d - Tourist Second Open - Scotrail
0801 - Mk2d - Tourist Second Open - Scotrail

The Mk2d Tourist Second Opens were built at Derby in 1971.

Ref No Year Livery Running No/Name
0801 1988 Scotrail  5662  
0801 1988 Scotrail  5653  
0806 1988 BR Executive  5628  

BR Mk2e - Tourist Second Open

0805 - Mk2e - Tourist Second Open - BR Blue/Grey
0805 - Mk2e - Tourist Second Open - BR Blue/Grey

The Mk2e Tourist Second Opens were built at Derby between 1972-73.

Ref No Year Livery Running No/Name
0804 1999 Virgin  5903  
0805 1984 BR Blue/Grey  M5776  
0807 1990 BR Intercity  5756  
FA0806 2000 BR Executive  5749  
Executive Livery on later body

BR Mk2f - Restaurant First Buffet

081A - Mk2f - Restaurant First Buffet - Virgin
081A - Mk2f - Restaurant First Buffet - Virgin

Thirty-three Mk2f opens were converted to Restaurant First Buffets between 1988-1991.

Ref No Year Livery Running No/Name
081A 1999 Virgin  1200