Class QV C.M.E. dept. wheel wagons.

The QV class wheel wagons were a class, which was converted from old vans on three different types of chassis. The two oldest wagons were converted from VB class vans in 1973 (13333, 13341) another VB (13325) was converted in 1974. These wagons were all 33'-0" long. In 1996 numbers 13333 and 13341 were written off.

In 1977 QV 13320 was converted fromVD23100. This wagon was on the standard 36'-0" long van chassis. It was followed by 13343-5 converted from VF class vans and 13346 converted from a VD class (possibly 23013). QV 23461 was converted from a WAM class freezer van. In 1996 13345/6 were written off followed by 13343/4 in 1998.

In 1979 sheep wagon SA23696 was converted to QV13319. This was the longest member of the class at 42'-0" long over headstocks.

 

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There was also a class of four wheeled wagons - class NV .

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