Offering for sale a perfect example of a Wrenn “Pycroft Granite” 4 Wheeled Ore Wagon, Wrenn model reference number W5017 This model was introduced by Wrenn in 1973 through to 1980.
This model was based on the Presflo Wagon without its top and as a result is thought to be fictitious. The ore wagon is finished in green with contrasting green/grey logo with red print and no running number This later period three example is complete with original box, inner yellow sleeve and packaging.
This wagon is commonly refereed to as a”PRESFLO WAGON” They were specifically built for the transportation of cement. These wagons were developed in the mid/late 20th Century and were a common place on our railways.One of the main builders of this unit was Gloucester Railway and Carriage Co.