41934Built: 1908Crocodile F

Diagram C.12, Lot 594

41934 - 7th May 2001

41934 - 'Crocodile F' Bogie Well Wagon. Several hundred of these low-slung vehicles were constructed throughout the GWR's history for the transportation of many awkward loads from Locomotive boilers to naval buoys.

Our example is notable in that it saw active service during WWorld War II with not only the British Expeditionary Force and the US 5th Army in France, but also the Wehrmacht, having been left behind at Dunkirk and then reclaimed after D-Day.

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