Offering for sale a superb VERY RARE GREEN example of a Wrenn “Fyffes Yellow Spot” branded 4 Wheeled Ventilated Van, Wrenn model reference number W4301P. This model was introduced by Wrenn in 1968. The length of production is unknown hence why so few remain in such superb boxed condition!
There were an number of different colour variations made. This example of the Fyffes wagon is finished in green with blue and white logo with running number B881867. The item was produced in PERIOD 0NE. Offered complete with original box, inner yellow sleeve and packaging.
Despite their name, they were also used for vegetable traffic and could be used for general merchandise traffic. Hence why Bisto and Dunlop to name but two transported their goods this way. Vans have been used on the railways since the late 1800’s primarily to transport live stock. With its decline due to abattoirs in the early 20th century, GWR converted these cattle wagons to transport alternative goods.