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Images Dated 2016 May

Choose from 19 pictures in our Images Dated 2016 May collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. All professionally made for Quick Shipping.


Weedkilling Train Tender for Cardiff Docks Featured May Print

Weedkilling Train Tender for Cardiff Docks

This image shows a GWR Loriot fitted with weedkiller tank and cab. To operate smooth running services the GWR needed to keep their tracks and tracksides free of unwanted weeds and foliage. The GWR's weedkilling trains usually consisted of an engine and three tenders. The tenders held water which was mixed with the weedkilling solution held in a separate tank. It was then sprayed out the back onto the tracks with jets

© STEAM Museum of the GWR

GWR Weedkilling Train Tenders, W85, W84 and W83 Featured May Print

GWR Weedkilling Train Tenders, W85, W84 and W83

To operate smooth running services the GWR needed to keep their tracks and tracksides free of unwanted weeds and foliage. The GWR's weedkilling trains usually consisted of an engine and three tenders. The tenders held water which was mixed with the weedkilling solution held in a separate tank. It was then sprayed out the back onto the tracks with jets

© STEAM Museum of the GWR