advice regarding LNER flatrol wagons

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Nova
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advice regarding LNER flatrol wagons

Post by Nova » Fri Dec 01, 2017 12:38 am

I'm in the process of modifying the chassis of a hornby 4 wheel crane to make it more suitable as a frieght carrying wagon (it seems to be a modified flatrol) and I'm a little curious as to what colour the LNER painted their 4 wheel flatrol wagons, were they the standard frieght grey or some other colour like black?

(for the record I am aware that the LNER flatrols looked different to the wagon made by hornby, I'm simply making the best of what I have to give some variety to my wagon fleet)
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Re: advice regarding LNER flatrol wagons

Post by Hatfield Shed » Fri Dec 01, 2017 9:42 am

Freight grey for unfitted vehicles in traffic.

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