LNER Lowmac EP Wagon № DE260861

LNER Lowmac EP Wagon № DE260861, built in 1944 for the LNER as a machinery carrying wagon.

Originally numbered as № 280861 the wagon was renumbered as № E260861 and classified as a ‘MAC PV’ upon nationalisation of the railways in 1948.

Upon entering deparmental service it became № (A)DE260861, part of the BR Eastern Region’s departmental fleet.

The normal load was a Donelli PD350 single line track relayer, carrying the number № 78420. Details and photos of this load can be found at www.ontrackplant.com

LNER Lowmac EP Wagon № DE260861 at Pitsford Sidings. Photo: Dan Adkins

LNER Lowmac EP Wagon № DE260861 at Pitsford Sidings.
Photo: Dan Adkins

Wagon LNER Lowmac EP
Well wagon
Built: 1944 Works №: N/A
Diagram №: 173 or XL009B Lot №: N/A
Length: 9.144 m over headstocks

6.706 m wheelbase

Weight: 13.7 tonne
Type: Lowmac EP
BR TOPS code ZXW
Load Capacity: 25 ton /25.5 tonne
Made Redundant / Withdrawn: N/A Date Preserved: August 2002
Arrived at NLR: November 2002 Current Status: Operational

 

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