An Illustrated History of BR Hopper Wagons, by David Monk-Steel
An Illustrated History of BR Hopper Wagons, by David Monk-Steel
An Illustrated History of BR Hopper Wagons, by David Monk-Steel
An Illustrated History of BR Hopper Wagons, by David Monk-Steel
An Illustrated History of BR Hopper Wagons, by David Monk-Steel
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An Illustrated History of BR Hopper Wagons, by David Monk-Steel

An Illustrated History of BR Hopper Wagons, by David Monk-Steel

Book published by the Historical Model Railway Society in 2022, 248 pages. Rectangular A4 size paperback - c.21cm by 29.5cm (N8329PE)

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This book is a full and detailed history of the 37 designs of specialised hopper rolling stock built for bulk delivery of coal and other commodities by BR to LNER designs through the second half of the 20th century (including the later air-braked designs). The contents include:

Chapter 1: Introduction to BR Hopper wagons
Chapter 2: LNER Coal Hoppers
Chapter 3: The Small Coal Hoppers
Chapter 4: British Railways Built 21 ton Coal hopper Wagons
Chapter 5: 24½ ton Coal Hoppers, Use and Modification
Chapter 6: Coke Hoppers
Chapter 7: Iron Ore Hoppers
Chapter 8: Other Traffics
Chapter 9: Air-Braked Hopper Wagons
Appendix 1: Summary of LNER Hopper Wagons
Appendix 2: British Railways Wagon Building and Numbering Summaries
Appendix 3: TOPS Codes