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The GWR introduced a sleeper wagon in 1894, and built more similar wagons in 1938 and 1942. Some of the later wagons were given wooden sides for use from the concrete works at Taunton. At least one with Churchward brake received full air braking. Cambrian make a 4mm model of these.

DW100670 ZRV Taunton

DW100670 ZRV Taunton

DW100675 ZCV Taunton

DW100675 ZCV Taunton

DW100678__m_

DW100678__m_

DW100679 ZCV Taunton

DW100679 ZCV Taunton

DW100680 ZRV Taunton

DW100680 ZRV Taunton

DW100682 ZRW Taunton [2]

DW100682 ZRW Taunton [2]

DW100682 ZRW Taunton

DW100682 ZRW Taunton

DW100712 Taunton lt

DW100712 Taunton lt

DW100712 Taunton rt

DW100712 Taunton rt

DW100715 ZRV Taunton

DW100715 ZRV Taunton

W40454 wagon for chaired sleepers @ Reading c1968 � Paul Bartlett w

W40454 wagon for chaired sleepers @ Reading c1968 � Paul Bartlett w

W40554 wagon for chaired sleepers @ Bridgnorth SVR 83-08-18 � Paul Bartlett w

W40554 wagon for chaired sleepers @ Bridgnorth SVR 83-08-18 � Paul Bartlett w

Categories & Keywords
Category:Transportation
Subcategory:Railway
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:GWR, GWR Taunton Concrete sleeper wagons, Railway wagon, Taunton Concrete, ZCV, ZRV, ZRV, ZRW, sleeper wagon