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541 BR Banana Van

541 BR Banana Van

Regular price $20.00 Sale

300 of these wagons were built between 1952 - 1954. They were originally fitted with steam heating which was later removed. 

They were used mainly by Geest Bananas & Fyffes Bananas and can be used as part of a mixed train or as a block load.

 Designed to prevent premature ripening of the fruit.

BR designed their own version of the Banana Van which is the kit shown here.

Kit includes wheels & couplings 

Glue, paint & transfers are required to complete the kit