Wickham Trolley type 8S

A small team of volunteers at VBR have been restoring a small type 8S Wickham trolley, which arrived at the shed in the summer of 2017. Below are some pictures of it’s restoration

 

March 2018

The front guard has been cleaned up and ready to be painted. It’s been decided to paint the trolley red.

 

December 2017

Parts of the trolley are started to be re-assembled, with a refurbished drive train refitted and the back rail. In the mean time the engine has been cleaned and serviced.

 

October 2017

The trolley has been stripped, cleaned and the chassis repainted.

The original front guard has been cleaned up to reveal the various coats of paint and ID marks the trolley carried over its life.