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Weedkilling Trains Gallery

Choose from 6 pictures in our Weedkilling Trains collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. All professionally made for Quick Shipping. We are proud to offer this selection in partnership with STEAM Museum of the GWR.

Weedkilling Train Tender for Cardiff Docks Featured Weedkilling Trains Image

Weedkilling Train Tender for Cardiff Docks

This image shows a GWR Loriot fitted with weedkiller tank and cab. To operate smooth running services the GWR needed to keep their tracks and tracksides free of unwanted weeds and foliage. The GWR's weedkilling trains usually consisted of an engine and three tenders. The tenders held water which was mixed with the weedkilling solution held in a separate tank. It was then sprayed out the back onto the tracks with jets

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