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End Opening Wagon

From the Collection of Puffing Billy Railway School Rd Menzies Creek Victoria

Description
End Opening Wagon - Made from wood and steel with one end that opens
Size
Length Overall: 3' 10" ( 1168 mm) Width: 2' 7" ( 787 mm) Height: 2' 5" ( 774 mm) Gauge: 17" ( 430 mm )
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Object Registration
000066
Keywords
puffing billy, four wheel wagon, australian portland cement railway
Historical information
Ballast Wagon
Gauge: 17 inch (430mm)

Used for transporting crushed rock for track maintenance on the Australian Portland Cement Railway at Fyansford near Geelong
When Made
1900?
Significance
Historic - industrial Narrow gauge Railway - Australian Portland Cement Railway, Fyansford, Victoria, Australia
Last updated
12 Jun 2019 at 11:15AM