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

 

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

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After the Fire

Following the major arson attack on neighbouring premises, we have launched this appeal to help repair the damage to our rolling stock and buildings. Click here for more details. Click below to donate.

 


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Our Santa Special trains are now running, but are all fully booked.

Santa with train

To avoid disappointment, please do not travel to the railway for these trains unless you have already booked your tickets in advance.

 

After the Fire

Following the major arson attack on neighbouring premises, we have launched this appeal to help repair the damage to our rolling stock and buildings.  Click here for more details.  Click below to donate.

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