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No. 95 - Tar Wagon

Status Under overhaul

Notes

2 axle tank wagon, the first wagon to arrive on the preserved Mid Hants at Alresford in 1974.  

Details

Built at
Hurst Neilson, Motherwell
Build year
1941
Diagram number
unknown
Livery
South West Tar Distilleries circa 1960
Owner
MHRPS
Purpose
Carrying tar from coal fired power stations

Technical

Brake type
Fitted with through vacuum pipe 2010
Capacity
14 tons
Total length
22'
Total weight
9 tons, 2cwt Tare