JBF briquette hoppers

Brand new JBF 33 at Ballarat workshops, Oct 2 1978
Photo courtesy Geoff Winkler

Number in Class 35
Number group 1 - 35
Construction period 1977 - 1978
In service 1977 - end
1979 recode VHBY
Where built
The JAF, JBF, JCF, JDF, JPF, JQF and JSF classes were all built to the same design, only the tops and bottoms were changed to suit the commodity carried. The JBF carried briquettes from Morwell to Melbourne usually in a block train.

JBF 14 at Nth Melbourne workshops, 1978

JBF 30 at Dandenong 1978

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