Mackerel 17 ton Ballast Hopper Wagon № DB992300, built in 1951, by Metro-Cammell, to transport and distribute ballast at railway worksites.
The ballast is distributed in between the rails by the opening or closing of a door and chute at the base of the hopper compartment.
|Built:||1951 by Metro-Cammell||Works №:||N/A|
|Diagram №:||1/583||Lot №:||2284|
|Length:||21 ft 8 in
|Weight:||9 ton 1 cwt|
BR TOPS code ZMV
|Load Capacity:||17 ton|
|Made Redundant / Withdrawn:||N/A||Date Preserved:||N/A|
|Arrived at NLR:||16th November 1988||Current Status:||Operational|