AOWF Bogie Timber Open Wagon No.58 - ex OW class No.5840

South Australian Railways

Broad Gauge


Class operators                                                   South Australian Railways

Provenance                                                         South Australian Railways

Condition                                                             Good

Ownership                                                           Port Dock Station Railway Trust

Entered service                                                   1944

Entered the museum                                           1995


AOWF No. 58 is a timber bogie open wagon that was built by the South Australian Railways at the Islington Workshops. It was originally built as OW 5840.

AOWF 58 was obtained by the museum in 1995.

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