From 1975 Standard wagon built new open box bodies on the underframes from 150 ESSO vacuum braked tank wagons. These were branded MTV and were used for stone, aggregate, sand, scrap etc. From the late 1980s they were transferred to the Engineers fleet and coded Zander. The photographs show them mainly in their MTV condition, including being delivered to the West Country.
Keywords:BR, MTV, MTV box open, Railway wagon, Zander, aggregate box, box open
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