This is a private owner wagon, built to Diagram 6/492 by the Standard Wagon Company for associated Portland Cement Manufacturers, in 1964. It was designed to carry bagged cement. It was first numbered BV 53, BV 6253 and then APCM 6253. It can carry 22 tons and is known as a ‘Palvan’ for telegraphic purposes. It is owned by the S&DRH Trust and is currently used for stores.