The West Midland Sugar Co Ltd – tank OO
Limited edition tank wagon commissioned by Erlestoke Manor fund and made by Dapol in 2010. Certificate included no. 61 of 149 pristine wagons produced. The West Midland Sugar Co Ltd was based in Kidderminster and operated during the early to mid 1900’s. The companies tank wagons were used to transport molasses. The wagon modelled here was one of 5 built by Charles Roberts in 1925, numbered 1 to 5. Wagon no. 2 is preserved at the East Anglian Railway Museum. ERA’s: 2 and 3. This model is in superb like new condition with all buffers and couplings intact. Box in very good condition.
Historical information from Private Owner Wagons A Sixth Collection by Keith Turton (Lightmoor Press)