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Transverse section of one of Brunel's Broad Gauge "Posting Carriages." From the Railway Magazine for 1905.
Early Great Western Broad Gauge Second Class Carriage. The very earliest 2nd. class carriages were fully enclosed, but the GWR soon changed this because they found passengers who could afford to travel 1st. were buying 2nd. class tickets
GWR Broad Gauge Composite Coaches Nos. 386 & 459, comprising TPO, Guards Compartment and Third Class Compartment. From Railway Magazine for 1905. To enlarge right click and select "view image"
GWR Broad Gauge Carriage No. 111, built for conveying the West India Mails. From the Railway Magazine for 1905
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