Wagons

Talyllyn Railway stock

The wagons listed here are owned by the Talyllyn Railway Company.  In addition, there are a number of special-use wagons and trolleys
in use by the Engineering Department that do not bear numbers.

 

No. Body type Wheels Brakes (side) Buffers &c. Length Notes
1 Corris Open end door (loco coal) 4 North D 8′ 0″ Queen Mary
4 Corris Open side door 4 South D 6’10”
5 TR Open end door 4 D 7′ 3″
6 Underframe only 4 D 7′ 3″
7 Underframe only 4 D 7′ 3″
8 TR Open end door 4 D 7′ 2″
9 Underframe only 4 D 7′ 3″
11 TR Open end door 4 D 7′ 3″
13 TR Open end door 4 D 7′ 3″
15 TR Open end door 4 North D 7′ 0″
17 TR Open end door 4 D 7′ 3″
19 Flat (old loco 5) 4 D 8′ 3″
20 Ballast hopper, 3-way doors 4 D 6’11”
21 Ballast hopper, 3-way doors 4 D 6’10”
22 Ballast hopper, centre drop 4 D 6’10” Winchburgh
23 Ballast hopper, side doors 4 D 6’10”
24 Ballast hopper, 3-way doors 4 D 8′ 0″
28 MoD covered van 4 ? ? ?
29 Tool van 4 North; fitted S 13’11”
30 FR bolster 4 D 8′ 3″
31 FR bolster 4 D 8′ 1″
32 FR flat 4 South D 8′ 2″
33 FR bolster 4 D 8′ 4″
34 FR flat 4 D 8′ 6″
35 FR flat 4 D 8′ 0″
36 Bowaters flat 8 S 25’10” Boflat
37 Bowaters flat with crane 8 S 25’10” Boflat
40 Tipper 1 cu. yd. 4 D & C 6′ 2″
41 Tipper 1 cu. yd. 4 C 6′ 2″
42 Tipper 1 cu. yd. 4 C 6′ 2″
43 Tipper 1 cu. yd. 4 C 6′ 0″
50 Tipper 1.4 cu. yd. 4 D & C 7′ 0″
52 Tipper 1.4 cu. yd. 4 D 7’10”
53 Tipper 1.4 cu. yd. 4 D 7’10”
54 Tipper 1.4 cu. yd. 4 D 7’10”
55 Tipper 1.4 cu. yd. 4 D 7’10”
60 MoD flat 4 Both S 14′ 0″
61 MoD flat 4 Both S 14′ 0″
62 MoD flat 4 Both S 14′ 0″ Drop-side
70 MoD bogie brake van 8 Screw S 14′ 4″ Boadicea
71 MoD bogie flat 8 Both, both bogies 26’11”
72 MoD bogie flat 8 Both, both bogies 26′ 9″

Narrow Gauge Railway Museum stock

The wagons listed here are owned by the Narrow Gauge Railway Museum Trust and are in occasional use on the Railway.

 

No. Body type Wheels Brakes (side) Buffers &c. Length Notes
101 TR 2-bar slate 4 D 7′ 0″
117 TR incline open 4 D 7’11”
136 TR 3-bar slate 4 D 7′ 0″
146 TR covered van 4 South D 8′ 0″
164 TR 2-bar slate 4 North D 7′ 0″ Warley wagon
Corris Mail-Waggon 4 North D 7′ 0″

Notes

Symbol Meaning
C Low centre buffers
D Dumb side buffers
S Sprung side buffers, conventional drawhook for screw coupling

The data on this page was originally assembled for use in the Railway’s internal operating publications, with some updates following subsequent alterations and withdrawals.  Corrections and amendments are welcomed by the Webmaster.