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Crewe Works 749670: Tank Wagon

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This wagon arrived on the Ecclesbourne Valley Railway in January 2011 from the Llangollen Railway in Wales.
It is used on the EVR as a water store for our steam engines.

Built 1953 at Ashford on lot 2429 to diagram 1/305 one of 20 wagons B749660-B749679.

Hired to Traffic Services Ltd, painted silver in Traffic Services Ltd livery and renumbered to 500800-500819 given diagram SFV6210. The silver livery was very similar to that used by Hornby Dublo for their
model 4679.

Returned to BR for use at Crewe as an internal user CDB749670 IU024327

Builder: British Railways, Ashford Built: 1953
Class or Type: Tank Wagon Works No: lot 2426
Weight: 11.7 T Running No: 749670
Brake Type: Unfitted Operational Status: Operational
Owner: EVRA Arrived: --/01/11
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