|WBE class Brake vans|
The WBE class brake vans were conversions of the unsuccessful WVB class 4 wheel vans. They were numbered WBE 891-896. WBE 896 was transferred to Lefroy Salt in 1975 but returned to WAGR stock in January 1984 (although there is a note on the record card "effective 23.8.82") as well as the January 1984 date!
|Number||Converted From||Date||Written off|
|891||WVB30655||September 1974||May 1985|
|892||WVB30651||September 1974||May 1985|
|893||WVB30654||October 1974||May 1985|
|894||WVB30652||November 1974||May 1985|
|895||WVB30653||November 1974||May 1985|
|896||WVB30656||December 1974||October 1987|
Two of these vans enjoyed a second life.
WBE 892 was written back in July 1987 as stores van WBES 892. WBES892 was written off again in May 1991
WBE 895 was written back as filter van WBEF 895 in May 1987. WBEF895 was finally written off in March 1996