GD Class high-sided goods wagons

This class of twenty-one wagons was a high-sided version of the GC class built in huge numbers for the W.A.G.R. A total of twenty-one was turned out in 1907 -1909 as follows:

1907 - 156/9, 163-8

1908 - 151, 169-176, 178, 183/4

1909 - 7131

The fact that no more were built suggests that they were not a huge success. They were disposed of as follows:

This rather blurry, blown up image is believed to be a GD class wagon.

1931

7131 converted to GC

1950

159, 175 written off

1953

172, 183 written off

1954

163, 165-7, 170, 174, 178 written off

1955

156, 164, 168, 171, 176, 184 written off

156, 164, 171, 173, 174 & 184 became JETTY 63, 37, 43, 56, 29 & 30 respectively.

1956

151, 169 written off

 

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