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The body of this all-steel covered van is mounted on an older frame of unknown origin. The van was formerly used at Cadbury’s factory at Moreton, Cheshire.  It arrived on the SVR in the early 1970s, and was for a time painted in a fictitious SVR S&T Department livery numbered 8718.  It has now been restored into Cadbury’s livery.
 
The body of this all-steel covered van is mounted on an older frame of unknown origin. The van was formerly used at Cadbury’s factory at Moreton, Cheshire.  It arrived on the SVR in the early 1970s, and was for a time painted in a fictitious SVR S&T Department livery numbered 8718.  It has now been restored into Cadbury’s livery.
  
It is photographed at [[Bewdley]].
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These photos show similar wagons in use during a visit to Cadbury's Bournville factory by the Industrial Railway Society on 8th May 1976
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==See also==
 
==See also==

Revision as of 16:54, 11 May 2016

Cadbury’s Goods Van 346

The body of this all-steel covered van is mounted on an older frame of unknown origin. The van was formerly used at Cadbury’s factory at Moreton, Cheshire. It arrived on the SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society in the early 1970s, and was for a time painted in a fictitious SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society S&TSignals & Telegraph Department livery numbered 8718. It has now been restored into Cadbury’s livery.

These photos show similar wagons in use during a visit to Cadbury's Bournville factory by the Industrial Railway Society on 8th May 1976

See also

List of goods wagons

References

Railway Heritage Register Wagon Survey
SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society Stock Book Eighth Edition

Links

Cadbury’s 346 on vintagecarriagestrust.org