XP / PX Pipe Wagon

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Class XP / PX
Vehicle type 4-wheel wooden pipe carrier
First introduced 1954
To Port Lincoln 1954
Ex Port Lincoln 1973
Load capacity 13 tons
Number on Eyre Peninsula 2
Vehicle numbers XP3646, 3792

Converted from X wagons Nov 1954. Fitted with cradles for carrying pipes. 3646 carried PX class, although official records show both as XP. Both condemned 10 Jul 1973.

PX3646 carrying a portable hut, Port Lincoln, July 1967. Photo: Alex Grunbach