Ystradgynlais & Yniscedwyn (weathered) – 7 plank N gauge
Limited edition private owner wagon from Mathieson, some of the limited to 450 pristine wagons were later weathered. In 1898 the South Wales Anthracite Colliery Co was formed it operated the previously established Yniscedwyn Colliery from the same year and in 1904 added Ystradgynlais Colliery after taking over the lease from Ystradgynlais & Swansea Colliery Co. Yniscedwyn was on the Swansea line of the Midland Railway, whilst Ystradgynlais could be found on the Neath & Brecon Railway. In 1921 both collieries would become part of the The Gurnos Antracite Collieries Group. The wagon modelled here was made by the Gloucester Railway Carriage and Wagon Co in 1904 as part of an order of 50 wagons. The wagon was registered to the Neath & Brecon Railway. ERA: 2. (MW0001) Wagon is in immaculate like new condition with all couplings and buffers intact. Box in excellent condition.
Historical Information from Private Owner Wagons A Fourth Collection by Keith Turton (Lightmoor Press)
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