Wagon [V126]

New Zealand Railways, Manufacturer

1911
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Maker and Role
New Zealand Railways, Manufacturer
Production Date
1911
Description
Meat Wagon - V126 - an early example of a bogie wagon, also used as storage wagon. Carrying capacity - 12 tonne or about 300-350 frozen carcasses.

V 126 built 31/03/1909 at Hillside Shops (capacity:12 tons, bod:BP X. 2141 ). Written off 11/09/1976 at Otahuhu Shops. Owned by MOTAT [source: http://nzrailwaysrollingstocklists.weebly.com]
Media/Materials
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
V 126 / TARE 12 19 0 Painted
NOT TO RUN ON EXPRESS / PASSENGER OR EXPRESS / GOODS TRAINS WITH PASSENGER / ACCOMMODATION ATTACHED Painted
OHL N-2-71 / WB N-6-74 Painted
Accession No
F1026.2002
Credit Line
New Zealand Railways. 1911. Wagon [V126], F1026.2002. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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