Vehicles in this photo
The following vehicle(s) appear in this photo.
- 70278 - Crane Match wagon for DRT 81342 (crane scrapped at Ashford)
- Chasewater Railway
- 7 June 2008
21 November 2008, 08:58:41
From the buffers, it looks like a former "Manta" or "Marlin" type underframe ex-EMU. These conversions were mostly for rail carriers, but a few became crane runners. This wagon could be one of those.
21 November 2008, 21:59:29
ex 6-Pan EMU TSK 10027. Was runner for 81342 at Hither Green PAD at the time of the 5th ed of the bible. Earlier base for them ( quoted in the Lineside 82/83 DS publication) was New Cross Gate PAD.
21 November 2008, 22:02:08
Meant to add - 'quite presentable for 73 years old'