Hackbridge lies on the former LB&SCR line between Mitcham Junction and Carshalton.
Listed in Kelly's Surrey directories 1895 & 1899 as George Vallis, Colliery Agent of Carshalton.
Listed in Kelly's of 1933 as Vallis W.A. Carshalton Surrey. Not listed among Coal Merchants in the 1938 Colliery Year Book. Most coal probably came from the East Midlands.
Information Courtesy of Ian Pope, Lightmoor Press & Wessex Wagons
SPECIAL COMMISSION WAGON
We are looking to have more exclusive and special edition wagons based on merchants local to us in the SW London / Croydon area.
We would welcome any ideas or information on companies that may have had private liveried wagons in this area.