204 Plaice were built between 1977-80 having new bodies on underframes from withdrawn Plate wagons; includes detail photographs. Drawing and history in Bartlett, Paul W. & Mann, Trevor., (1985) Non - hoppered Steel Ballast Wagons. Part 4 The Plaice and Turbot. Model Railway Constructor vol. 52 (part 615) pp 418 - 422 & 444 - 445. Julie and me learnt never again to measure a wagon loaded with fine sand in a wind!
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