HORNBY: Following the closure of the Canadian Hornby importer in 2023 we have contacted Hornby numerous times to secure continued supply of Hornby products to supply our Canadian customers. Unfortunately Hornby steadfastly refuse to communicate with us. Regretfully we have concluded that Hornby has no desire to support the Canadian market. As stocks of Hornby products are exhausted we are replacing these products with products from other manufacturers.
20 ton steel mineral wagons of a steel riveted construction were used nationally, transporting coal and other minerals.
They came into service in the 1920’s and were used well into the 1970’s.
The wagons themselves had two side doors per side and an end door which facilitated easy unloading