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ABCY ANR SG Van ex VC

 

 

Class
ABCY
Item Type
Covered Van
Parent System
ANR
Gauge
Standard
Description
45’ Covered Box Van
Year Of Manufacture
1952
Manufactured By
La Brugeoise et Nicaise and Delcuve, Belguim
Previous Classification
VC   (Commonwealth Railways)
Current Classification
 
Year Of Withdrawal
1985
Named
 
Number Range
80 numbered from 1127 to 1206 (1179-E)
Capacity
46 Tons
History In Service
Originally a VC van it was reclassified to ABCY after Sept 1979. Later in life many of these wagons were converted to carrying grain(1985), with the addition of roof doors and hoppers inside and with 8 bottom discharge chutes (AHDL).
See Also
VC and AHDL
Colour Schemes
CR Wagon Red, or ANR Red Oxide or AN Green and Yellow
Modelling Hints
Strath Hobbies at End Of The Line Hobbies
Further Information
AMRM Feb/March 1964
Plans
AMRM Feb/March 1964