|TOPS Category: ?This is my own (unofficial) means to categorise TOPS codes based on what they relate to and whether they are long (4 characters, i.e. including sub-codes) or short (3 characters)
||SW - Short Code, Wagons
||In selection ?This works on your last-used TOPS selection, including any filters and sort orders. Buttons will not show if the current TOPS code was not in your last selection, or if you are at the beginning or end of the data set.
|TOPS GENKOC: ?The first character of a TOPS code is known as the GENKOC and indicates the general type of rolling stock (e.g. 1xx are DMUs).
||S - 2-axle Steel Carrying Wagons (Excluding Coil Carriers until 1983)
||Overall ?This works on the overall TOPS code list without any filtering or sorting applied.
|TOPS BRAKTY: ?The third character of many TOPS codes is the BRAKTY, indicating the type of braking equipment fitted (e.g. A indicates air brakes).
||A - Air brakes
|Numbers: ?Numbers are only shown where the ranges were limited. Otherwise, refer to the listings section below. The letter r after the numbers indicates this is a range, with not all numbers in the sequence used.
Similar/re-used codes ?TOPS codes have often been re-used. If there are any other known uses, they will be listed here.
Bolster Wagon (?/?/1985-)
Sub-codes ?If this code had any sub-codes, they will be listed here.
Designs/Diagrams ?Design codes and diagrams related to this code (and any sub-codes where relevant) are listed here.
2 designs/diagrams currently listed against this TOPS code/class (including any sub-codes).
||BR TOPS Wagon Design Code
||45t GLW Tube Wagon
||BR TOPS Wagon Design Code
||46t GLW Three Bolster Steel Carrier
Batches ?Batches of numbers built or converted to this TOPS code are listed below. Note that only codes that were wholly to this code will appear, otherwise refer to the listings section for other numbers.
There are no batches recorded as being wholly to this TOPS code (including any sub-codes).
Profiles ?Profiles provide an overview of the histories of various types of train. Profiles that are relevant to this TOPS class/code are listed below. If no profiles are shown, try looking under the parent code (in main details section above)
OAA/OBA Air-Braked Opens
SPA Plate Wagons
Photos - Internal
There are no photos of this type.
Photos - External
No external photos of this item yet.
There are 29 listings (with 29 distinct numbers) for this TOPS code/class (including any sub-codes).
No notes have been left yet. ?There may be some notes posted but which have not yet been approved.
To be added
Dimensions ?Dimensions are normally recorded against design/diagram numbers. They can be recorded against batches, lots or TOPS codes if the design/diagram is not available.
There are no dimensions recorded for this TOPS code.
Drawings ?Drawings are normally referenced to specific design/diagram numbers. They can be recorded against batches, lots or TOPS codes if the design/diagram is not available. If no drawings are listed here, try looking at related designs/diagrams (above).
There are no drawings referenced for this TOPS code.
Record added 01/01/2020 by Thomas Young
Record edited 1 time.
|Time / Date||Edited by||Change|
|15:34 on Tue 09/11/2021||Thomas Young||First-use indicator added|