Ballast wagon (Dogfish)

Dogfish hopper wagon DB993425

Historical note:  the name "Dogfish" is a code given to this type of wagon.

Built The Metropolitan-Cammell Carriage and Wagon Company Ltd (Metro-Cammell), Birmingham, 1957
Load capacity 24 tons
Length over buffers 25' 6" (approx 7.7 metres)
Previously worked British Railways Civil Engineering Department
Entered collection Purchased from British Railways in 2003
Current status Operational. Now in NCB livery, for our Last Coals to Leeds project, following fire damage in 2018

 

More details of our rolling stock collection are given in our stockbook.

Go on to goods wagon B769924.

Go back to goods wagon Hunslet No. 1.

Return to the list of goods wagons.


More Information

Other pages provide more information about:

 

The start of our train services for this year has been deferred until at least the beginning of May: watch this space for more details.

Meanwhile, why not look at the archive images that we are posting?

Twitter Facebook

YouTube

Instagram flickr