BR placed new bodies on the frames from Bogie bolster E to make a drop sided ballast wagon. Built over 6 years at Shildon, Swindon and Doncaster. Later a few received new bodies with fixed sides. Drawing and information 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.
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DB978002 YCV TURBOT 34.0t Ballast open ex Bogie bolster E Rebuilt lot 4021 Shildon 1982 @ Exeter St. Davids 82-07-26 © Paul Bartlett w
DB978015 YCV TURBOT 34.0t Ballast open ex Bogie bolster E Rebuilt lot 4021 Shildon 15-6-82 @ Exeter St. Davids 82-07-26 © Paul Bartlett [2w]
DB978015 YCV TURBOT 34.0t Ballast open ex Bogie bolster E Rebuilt lot 4021 Shildon 15-6-82 @ Exeter St. Davids 82-07-26 © Paul Bartlett (w)
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