Fruit and Milk Traffic Van, LNWR 670, gauge 2 (Carette for Bassett-Lowke)

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Fruit and Milk Traffic Van, LNWR 670, gauge 2 (Carette for Bassett-Lowke)

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location:
Arch Three , Area 30
Classic Locomotives (display)
Shelf 5

A brown gauge 2 four-wheel lithographed tinplate London and North Western Railway goods van 670 with yellow detailing including central doors and shutters or ventilation grilles on either side, below which is large white lettering reading "LNWR" on the left, "Fruit & Milk Traffic on the right, and 670 in the middle.

The wagon was made by Georges Carette for Bassett-Lowke Ltd, and carries a small B-L "LOWKO" logo on the side of the black bed.