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Several German companies registered unusual bogie tank wagons to operate to the UK on the ferries. Many carried dangerous chemicals, and the opening of the Channel Tunnel meant the traffic was lost to rail, forced to the more dangerous road transport.

33 80 779 3 002-6 VTG TSL Methyl trichlorosilan @ Swansea Marcrofts wagon works 91-03-09 © Paul Bartlett w

33 80 779 3 002-6 VTG TSL Methyl trichlorosilan @ Swansea Marcrofts wagon works 91-03-09 © Paul Bartlett w

33 80 779 4 001-7 VTG Methyl Chloride @ Parkestone Quay 86-08-10 © Paul Bartlett w

33 80 779 4 001-7 VTG Methyl Chloride @ Parkestone Quay 86-08-10 © Paul Bartlett w

33 80 779 4 003-3 VTG Methyl Chloride @ Dover 93-07-25 © Paul Bartlett w

33 80 779 4 003-3 VTG Methyl Chloride @ Dover 93-07-25 © Paul Bartlett w

33 80 779 4 003-3 VTG Methyl Chloride @ Parkestone Quay 87-01-31 © Paul Bartlett [1w]

33 80 779 4 003-3 VTG Methyl Chloride @ Parkestone Quay 87-01-31 © Paul Bartlett [1w]

33 80 779 4 003-3 VTG Methyl Chloride @ Parkestone Quay 87-01-31 © Paul Bartlett w

33 80 779 4 003-3 VTG Methyl Chloride @ Parkestone Quay 87-01-31 © Paul Bartlett w

Diag E534 © Paul Bartlett

Diag E534 © Paul Bartlett

33 80 779 4 008-2 VTG TSL Methyl trichlorosilan @ Dover 89-01-15 © Paul Bartlett [1w]

33 80 779 4 008-2 VTG TSL Methyl trichlorosilan @ Dover 89-01-15 © Paul Bartlett [1w]

33 80 779 4 008-2 VTG TSL Methyl trichlorosilan @ Dover 89-01-15 © Paul Bartlett [2w]

33 80 779 4 008-2 VTG TSL Methyl trichlorosilan @ Dover 89-01-15 © Paul Bartlett [2w]

33 80 779 4 008-2 VTG TSL Methyl trichlorosilan @ Dover 89-06-04 © Paul Bartlett [1w]

33 80 779 4 008-2 VTG TSL Methyl trichlorosilan @ Dover 89-06-04 © Paul Bartlett [1w]

33 80 779 4 008-2 VTG TSL Methyl trichlorosilan @ Dover 89-01-15 © Paul Bartlett [3w]

33 80 779 4 008-2 VTG TSL Methyl trichlorosilan @ Dover 89-01-15 © Paul Bartlett [3w]

33 80 779 4 008-2 VTG TSL Methyl trichlorosilan @ Dover 89-06-04 © Paul Bartlett [2w]

33 80 779 4 008-2 VTG TSL Methyl trichlorosilan @ Dover 89-06-04 © Paul Bartlett [2w]

33 80 787 7 856-4 Eva @ Ede Wageningen, The Netherlands 90-03-13 © Paul Bartlett [1w]

33 80 787 7 856-4 Eva @ Ede Wageningen, The Netherlands 90-03-13 © Paul Bartlett [1w]

33 80 787 7 856-4 Eva @ Ede Wageningen, The Netherlands 90-03-13 © Paul Bartlett [2w]

33 80 787 7 856-4 Eva @ Ede Wageningen, The Netherlands 90-03-13 © Paul Bartlett [2w]

33 80 789 2 000-0 VTG Butadiene @ Dover 89-01-15 © Paul Bartlett w

33 80 789 2 000-0 VTG Butadiene @ Dover 89-01-15 © Paul Bartlett w

33 80 789 2 001-2 VTG Butadiene @ Kings Lynn 80-08-09 © Paul Bartlett w

33 80 789 2 001-2 VTG Butadiene @ Kings Lynn 80-08-09 © Paul Bartlett w

33 80 789 2 001-2 = 21 80 079 8 001-2 VTG Butadiene @ Kings Lynn 80-08-09 © Paul Bartlett [2w]

33 80 789 2 001-2 = 21 80 079 8 001-2 VTG Butadiene @ Kings Lynn 80-08-09 © Paul Bartlett [2w]

21 80 079 8 004-6 VTG Butadiene @ Parkestone Quay 83-06-27 © Paul Bartlett w

21 80 079 8 004-6 VTG Butadiene @ Parkestone Quay 83-06-27 © Paul Bartlett w

33 80 789 2 004-2 VTG Butadiene @ Dover 87-05-30 © Paul Bartlett w

33 80 789 2 004-2 VTG Butadiene @ Dover 87-05-30 © Paul Bartlett w

21 80 079 8 012-9 VTG TSL Dimethyl ether @ Barry C&W works 80-09-10 © Paul Bartlett w

21 80 079 8 012-9 VTG TSL Dimethyl ether @ Barry C&W works 80-09-10 © Paul Bartlett w

21 80 079 8 013-7 VTG Butadiene @ Kensington Exhibition 79-03-01 © Paul Bartlett [1w]

21 80 079 8 013-7 VTG Butadiene @ Kensington Exhibition 79-03-01 © Paul Bartlett [1w]

Categories & Keywords
Category:Transportation
Subcategory:Railway
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:Butadiene, Butylene, Degussa, Dimethyl ether, Dimethylamine anyhydrous, Ethyl chloride, Ethylene dibromide, Eva, Methyl chloride, Methyl trichlorosilan, On Rail, Sodium, Sodium hydroxide, TSL, VTG, bogie wagon, molten Phenol, molten white Phosphorus, tank wagon