0 Basket Meridian MPM8 Penrhyn Fullersite Kit Meridian MPM8 Penrhyn Fullersite Kit £8.00 Add To Basket 1 2 3 4 5 Need information?To receive more informationabout any of our products or services,please call our Sales Team,directly on 01766 516000(7 days a week from 9am to 5pm) The Penrhyn Railway (1879-1962) carried quarry output from Bethesda to Porth Penrhyn. After the First world war a by-product of slate quarrying was developed in finely graded slate powder, given the trade name 'Fu1lersite', this was used as a filler for such things as road asphalt mixed with bitumen. The bagged product was conveyed from the quarry in a fleet of 4 wheeled wagons designed specifically. A total of approximately 90 wagons of 2 types were built in small batches of 20 or so at a time - lift out sides, with heavy timber stanchions and dropside. Our kit is of a wagon in the last batch, no. 85, with iron floor and ends and 2 plank dropsides. A similar wagon may be viewed at Penrhyn Castle Museum.