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War Well Bogie Bolster No. 946


War Well Bogie Bolster stabled between Buffer Depot and Restoration Building

Photo:
Robert Frise - War Well Bogie Bolster stabled between Buffer Depot and Restoration Building


Built during the Second World War, War Department registered LMS 946 was a specially designed freight vehicle for carrying battle tanks and other heavy machines. It also carries plate quoting number LMS 1043.

One of two wagons that arrived in 2002 from the nearby Central Ordnance Depot's Military Railway at Bicester.


Origin :- War Dept. / LMS Date Built :- 1944 Number :- 946
Diagram :- Lot :- Tare Weight :-
Type :- War Well Builder :- Head Wrightson & Co. Ltd.,
Thornaby-on-Tees
Wheelbase :-
Owner :- QRS Status :- Awaiting Restoration Location :- Down Yard
Accession No.: W/0125 Arrival Date :- 2002    

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