NW Class Flat for Iron ore Containers

Between 1968 and 1971 a total of thirty-eight NW class wagons was created by the conversion of wagons on the post-war standard underframes from classes DC , FDGH, GHD and HC.  The conversions were as follows:

1968 21550, 21645 ex HC
1969 13292, 13892, 14249, 14266 ex FD, 22288 ex DC, 18437, 18647, 18861 ex GH, 19044 ex GHD,

21415/9, 21421/9, 21465/6, 21477, 21504/5, 21510/3, 21527, 21542, 21558, 21568, 21575, 21590, 21612/3/7, 21620/9, 21637 ex HC, 21671 ex ?

1971 21456, 21529, 21643 ex HC

The class survived intact until 1985 but had all been written off by 1987

1985 14266, 18861, 19044, 21419, 21429, 21465, 21504/5, 21510/3, 21527, 21550/8, 21575, 21612/3/7, 21637, 21645 written off
1986 13892, 14249, 18437, 21415, 21421, 21456, 21466, 21529, 21542, 21568, 21590, 21620/9, 21671 written off
1987 18647, 21477, 21643, 22288 written off>
 
The two images below show the wagons when new in the original black colour scheme.
 
 
 

Other Flat trucks

The W.A.G.R.'s flat trucks were classes N, NA , NC, NF, NFA, NFB, NFC, NO, NS, NV

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