GHC Class high-sided coal wagon.

These ten wagons were converted from classes GM and GH. They had no side doors and were intended for unloading via tippler.

Although I do not know of any written record that shows that GHC18634 was reclassified to GH, the photo clearly shows the "C" painted out.

Details of the class are given below:

1975

 15956 converted from GM

1976

 18407, 18618, 18634, 18665, 18666, 18737, 18772, 18844, 18849 converted from GH

1985

 18772 written off

1986

 18618 written off

1987

 15956, 18407, 18665, 18666 written off

1990

 18849 written off

1992

 18737, 18844 written off

 

18634 unaccounted for but see photo

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