Dapol - Turbot Bogie Ballast Wagon #DB978363 (EWS Maroon) - Pre Order


Dapol - Turbot Bogie Ballast Wagon #DB978363 (EWS Maroon) - Pre Order

Turbot bogie ballast wagon was developed from the earlier Bogie Bolster E wagon & originally built for steel transport but found to be to short. If a low sided three door body was added, then this wagon would be suitable for transporting ballast. Named 'Turbot', under TOPS they were classified YCV bogie ballast wagon. Over 1,000 Turbot wagons were rebuilt by BR Shildon & RFS Engineering at Doncaster between 1982 & 1988. In service until 2002, Turbot are now in use with London Underground.

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