W. Laugharne Morgan & Co (weathered) – 7 plank N gauge
Limited edition weathered private owner wagon from Mathieson. 225 pristine wagons were produced and a limited number of these were later weathered. W. Laugharne Morgan & Co were based in Swansea in South Wales in the early to mid 1900’s. They initially traded as colliery agents and Cartage Contractors. Business was good and by 1923 they had expanded their interests to inlclude trade as coal merchants, furniture removalists and haulage contractors. The company sourced wagons from the Gloucester Railway Carriage & Wagon Company starting in 1904 when they took on two second hand wagons which had once belong to F. H. Tucker & Co a coal merchant from Swansea. 20 more wagons were purchased in the following 7 years. The wagon modelled here was bought in 1909. ERA’s: 2 and 3. Wagon is in immaculate like new condition with all couplings and buffers intact. Box in excellent condition.
Historical information from Private Owner Wagons A Third Collection by Keith Turton (Lightmoor Press)
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